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Liberal MP for Don Valley East (Ontario)

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

Yesterday

Posted on Twitter good start to #canada150 celebrating with the @Korean community @koreancommunitycentre @danielkiseoklee… https://t.co/Ml9Q60ZjxL

Posted on Twitter Celebrating #canada150 funding from Youth Career Focus to @SaleSpiderMedia, a perfect company to meet the fed govt… https://t.co/Tiewo6MxuG

Two weeks ago

Posted on Twitter Today we join in celebrating Orthodox Christmas. I'm wishing all those families celebrating a very Merry Christmas!·

Posted on Twitter Happy 2017. May it be filled with peace and happiness. Warmth to the world

Three weeks ago

Posted on Twitter Wishing everyone celebrating #hanuka a happy celebration of "light". Let light shine around the world

Posted on Twitter With @ministermccallum @AhmedHussenLib @OmarAlghabra @SalmaZahid15 @iamIqraKhalid @risconvention thank you #RIS2016 https://t.co/y9r17najIA

A month ago

Didn't vote on Vote #183 on Bill C-301 Amend the Income Tax Act and to make a related amendment to another Act (registered ...

Didn't vote on Vote #182 That, in the opinion of the House, the government should recognize the contributions that German-Canadians have made to ...

Didn't vote on Vote #181 on Bill C-306 Establish a Crimean Tatar Deportation (“Sürgünlik”) Memorial Day and to recognize the mass deportation of ...

Didn't vote on Vote #180 on Bill C-235 Amend the Criminal Code and the Corrections and Conditional Release Act (fetal alcohol disorder)

Didn't vote on Vote #179 on Bill C-30 Implement the Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement between Canada and the European Union and its ...

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 ...

Two months ago

Spoke at the Government Operations committee on Briefing on the Estimates Process On a point of order, Chair, we would like to support this motion with an amendment that PBO Jean-Denis Fréchette, former parliamentary budget officer Kevin Page, ...

Spoke at the Government Operations committee on Phoenix Payroll System and Subject matter of Supplementary Estimates (B) 2016-17: Votes ... Thank you, Minister, for setting the record straight that the overpayment offered during the 2012 to 2015 period was in the amount of $246 million. I ...

Spoke in the House on Eating Disorders Mr. Speaker, I rise today to advocate on behalf of the National Initiative for Eating Disorders. NIED is a not-for-profit coalition of families whose loved ones ...

Spoke in the House on Canada-European Union Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement Implementation Act Madam Speaker, I will be sharing my time with the member for Laurentides—Labelle. It is with pride that I rise today to speak in favour of ...

Spoke at the Government Operations committee on Supplementary Estimates (B) 2016-17: Vote 1b under Canada School of Public Service, ... Thank you, Minister, and thank you to the staff for being here. If I understand your presentation clearly, the purpose of the supplementary (B)s is—I'm reading ...

Spoke in the House on Budget Implementation Act, 2016, No. 2 Mr. Speaker, it is my pleasure to rise and speak on Bill C-29, the budget implementation bill. As we all know, the Budget Implementation Act provides ...

Spoke in the House on New Circles Community Services Mr. Speaker, I would like to recognize the work of New Circles community service, a not-for-profit organization in my riding of Don Valley East. New Circles ...

Three months ago

Spoke at the Government Operations committee on Canada Post Thank you for reiterating what your mandate was. Yours was a discussion paper. You didn't draw any conclusion. You just helped us to go forward and ...

Spoke at the Government Operations committee on Canada Post Okay, fair enough. This is your chance to rebut whatever we heard from the field, and we don't have to buy everything they say, and we ...

Spoke at the Government Operations committee on Canada Post In public, please. Thank you all again. I'll make some statements, and then you'll all have chance to respond. We hear from the ground, and we ...

Spoke in the House on Business of Supply Mr. Speaker, I thank the minister for her passion and commitment to transform a system so we can get concrete results for the aboriginal community on ...

Spoke at the Government Operations committee on Committee Business and Briefing on the Estimates Process I just want to clarify something. Just because a system is working, or people have been lulled into this false sense of security that they have ...

Spoke at the Government Operations committee on Briefing on the Estimates Process Thank you, Chair. And it's your privilege to ask a question. Minister, thank you, and thank you for taking the initiative. I've been in Parliament—from 2004 ...

More than three months ago

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 ...