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Liberal MP for Don Valley East (Ontario)

Won her last election, in 2015, with 58% of the vote.

Today

Posted on Twitter REMINDER: Happening Saturday, April 1st. Town Hall on a National Housing Strategy. https://t.co/f6Wtx8YMn6

Yesterday

Posted on Twitter @nadirypatel @IamDeepaMehta good work. Sorry missed deepa when she presented at parliament

Two days ago

Posted on Twitter Great celebrations of Commonwealth Day with @AlexandraBrStL @joycemurray @CPA_Secretariat @CPA_SecGen @geoffregan… https://t.co/jys0lgjwWZ

Posted on Twitter #CommonwealthDay with the High Commissioners of Tanzania, Zambia and Kenya. @CPA_Secretariat @CPA_SecGen https://t.co/Vb6TIlI1rK

Posted on Twitter Such great discussions with Commonwealth Youth - our future. @CPA_Secretariat @CPA_SecGen #commonwealthday https://t.co/8ofnmlmRV3

This week

Posted on Twitter #navroz celebration with #Marijan famous Iranian singer. Happy New Year https://t.co/6V4bvRljEO

Spoke in the House on Status of Women Mr. Speaker, with the release of budget 2017, Canadians have seen the first-ever gender statement on a budget. As a government, we know that all Canadians ...

A week ago

Spoke in the House on The Budget Mr. Speaker, I will be splitting my time with the member for Winnipeg Centre. I would like to take the time today to talk about the ...

Voted No on Vote #238 That the debate be now adjourned.

Voted Yes on Vote #237 That, in the opinion of the House, the government should: ( a) recognize the need to quell the ...

Voted Yes (against her party) on Vote #236 on Bill C-323 Amend the Income Tax Act (rehabilitation of historic property)

Voted Yes on Vote #235 That the Fifth Report of the Standing Committee on Human Resources, Skills and Social Development and the Status ...

Voted No on Vote #234 That the Honourable Member for Foothills be now heard.

Spoke at the Government Operations committee on Review of the Public Servants Disclosure Protection Act Thank you all. You've given us a lot of testimony. You've given us a lot of food for thought. Considering that this law was written in ...

Spoke at the Government Operations committee on Review of the Public Servants Disclosure Protection Act That's the part of the challenge: we cannot go to square one because it is hard work. However, I am looking at both the models and ...

Three weeks ago

Spoke at the Government Operations committee on Supplementary Estimates (C) 2016-17: Votes 1c and 5c under Department of Public ... Thank you all for being here. You run a very complex department. You're managing $2.2 trillion of the cash flow between the treasury and the CRF. ...

Spoke at the Government Operations committee on Supplementary Estimates (C) 2016-17: Votes 1c and 5c under Department of Public ... Thank you. I'll ask three to four quick questions, and then you can answer. Otherwise, I'll lose my time. I'm curious. What is the intersection between ...

Spoke in the House on Communication Disabilities Access Canada Mr. Speaker, founded in 2001, and located in my riding of Don Valley East, Communication Disabilities Access Canada is a national not-for-profit organization that promotes accessibility, ...

Spoke in the House on Preclearance Act, 2016 Mr. Speaker, I am pleased to continue our second reading debate on Bill C-23, the legislation that would give us the opportunity to provide faster, charter-protected ...

A month ago

Spoke at the Government Operations committee on Briefing on the use of national security exceptions Thank you, all, for being here and briefing us on the processes you use, because the security of Canada is of paramount importance. Despite invoking the ...

Spoke at the Government Operations committee on Review of the Public Servants Disclosure Protection Act Okay. Mr. Ferguson, I used to be on the public accounts committee, so I know that the AG is always very busy and does cyclical value-for-money ...

Spoke at the Government Operations committee on Review of the Public Servants Disclosure Protection Act Thank you all for being here. I'll ask a quick question, because seven minutes goes very fast. As you know, we've had whistle-blowers come before us. ...

Two months ago

Spoke at the Government Operations committee on Review of the Public Servants Disclosure Protection Act Canada Border Services Agency has 93 complaints received, out of which only seven were acted upon and 70 were not acted upon. Less than 10% were ...

Spoke in the House on World Interfaith Harmony Week Mr. Speaker, today is the last day of celebrations of World Interfaith Harmony Week, as adopted by the UN General Assembly in 2010 to promote better ...

More than three months ago

Spoke in the House on Status of Women Mr. Speaker, yesterday the Minister of Finance and the Minister of Status of Women announced that Viola Desmond would be the first woman to appear on ...

Spoke in the House on Interparliamentary Delegations Mr. Speaker, pursuant to Standing Order 34(1), I have the honour to present to the House, in both official languages, the report of the Canadian Branch ...

Spoke in the House on The Aga Khan Mr. Speaker, on December 13, His Highness the Aga Khan will be celebrating his 80th birthday. For the past 60 years, His Highness has espoused the ...

Mentioned by Bureaucracy Today Canadian delegation meets Vibrant Guj officials Speaking about her visit to Gujarat, Yasmin Ratansi, Member of Parliament, Canada said, “It is important that both Gujarat and Canada capitalize on the diaspora and the people-to-people lineage. Gujarat has the ability and we are set for better times ...

Mentioned by Bureaucracy Today Canadian delegation meets Vibrant Guj officials Speaking about her visit to Gujarat, Yasmin Ratansi, Member of Parliament, Canada said, “It is important that both Gujarat and Canada capitalize on the diaspora and the people-to-people lineage. Gujarat has the ability and we are set for better times ...

Mentioned by Business Wire India (press release) Canadian Delegation Visits Gujarat to Explore Investment Opportunities Ahead of the 8th edition of Vibrant Gujarat Global Summit 2017, the officials of Government of Gujarat, today were visited by the Canadian delegation. The delegation was led by Hon. Yasmin Ratansi, Member of Parliament & Chair CPA. She was ...

Mentioned by NewsNow.IN Canadian Delegation Visits Gujarat to Explore Investment Opportunities Yasmin Ratansi, Member of Parliament & Chair CPA. She was accompanied by Hon. Salma Athullajan, Senator; Hon. Joan Fraser, Senator; Hon. Ramesh Sangha, Member of Parliament; Ms. Elizabeth Kingston, Executive Secretary and Ms. Tara Scheurwater ...

Mentioned by Muslim Link Iftar on Parliament Hill At the opening of the event, Yasmin Ratansi, MP for Don Valley East, called for a moment of silence in honour of the victims of the shooting on June 12 of members of the LGBTQ community at the Pulse Nightclub in Orlando, Florida by Omar Mateen, who ...

Mentioned by Muslim Link Iftar on Parliament Hill At the opening of the event, Yasmin Ratansi, MP for Don Valley East, called for a moment of silence in honour of the victims of the shooting on June 12 of members of the LGBTQ community at the Pulse Nightclub in Orlando, Florida by Omar Mateen, who ...