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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 Happy to support @SpchStutterInst at their 1k/5k walk. Keep up the good work! #DVE https://t.co/inz3bUbk1Y

Two days ago

Posted on Twitter Reminder: If you're 15-19 and live in #DVE, I want you to have your say. Apply now! https://t.co/eO1bJItlk8… https://t.co/ADiDNmeMSw

Posted on Twitter Congratulating the Aga Khan for receiving the inaugural Adrienne Clarkson Prize for Global Citizenship. https://t.co/EUuRDK3DE8 via @YouTube

Three days ago

Spoke in the House on Adrienne Clarkson Prize for Global Citizenship Mr. Speaker, I rise today to congratulate His Highness the Aga Khan for receiving the inaugural Adrienne Clarkson Prize for Global Citizenship last night in Toronto. ...

Posted on Twitter Accepting the Adrienne Clarkson Prize for Global Citizenship | Aga Khan Development Network https://t.co/DKBLkOxrXV to be there

This week

Didn't vote on Vote #108 on Bill C-232 Amend the Excise Act, 2001 (spirits)

Didn't vote on Vote #107 on Bill C-229 Amend the Criminal Code and the Corrections and Conditional Release Act and to make related ...

Didn't vote on Vote #106 on Bill C-221 Amend the Criminal Code (sports betting)

Didn't vote on Vote #105 That the Standing Committee on Finance be instructed to undertake a study to prepare and bring in a ...

Posted on Twitter Meeting with @VibrantGujarat Minister of Innovation with Canadian delegation https://t.co/wZclY9p45m

Posted on Twitter Wonderful architecture in Gujrat @SenatorSalma @irenemathyssen https://t.co/XCwACEmOpx

Voted Yes on Vote #104 on Bill C-2 Amend the Income Tax

A week 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 ...

Two months ago

Spoke at the Government Operations committee on Meeting Requested by Four Members of the Committee to Discuss the Situation ... Thank you, Mr. Chair. Mr. McCauley's motion is not unreasonable, but we have to be mindful that we have the deputy minister here today. In our ...

Three months ago

Spoke at the Government Operations committee on Committee Business and Briefing on the Estimates Process Thank you to the U.K. counterparts. I'm sure it's quite late for you, 10 p.m. maybe. Thank you for being here. We have been struggling with ...

More than three months ago

Spoke at the Government Operations committee on Defence Procurement Strategy The horizontal engineering program plan was awarded by the Conservative government in 2014, so when Mr. Blaney speaks of governance structure or blames you for bureaucracy, ...

Spoke at the Government Operations committee on Supplementary Estimates (A) 2016-17: Vote 1a under Privy Council Office, Votes 1a ... Thank you, Mr. Bourbonnais. You have a very impressive resumé. From a governance perspective, the Government of Canada is responsible for risks if there is any ...

Spoke in the House on Innovation, Science and Economic Development Mr. Speaker, headquartered in my riding of Don Valley East, Thales Canada is a global leader in the development of high technologies in aerospace, urban transportation, ...

Spoke in the House on Maternal and Child Health Mr. Speaker, I recently had the privilege of visiting Tanzania to see first hand how the Government of Canada was working with partners like World Vision ...

Spoke at the Government Operations committee on Shared Services Canada Did you say that you instituted your SSC process in 2006? Okay. I used to be with the Management Board Secretariat with the Province of Ontario, ...

Spoke at the Government Operations committee on Briefing on the Estimates Process Thank you again. Following up on what Mr. McCauley asked you, in 2008 Australia undertook “Operation Sunlight”, out of which there were 45 recommendations. Ten were ...

Spoke in the House on Criminal Code Madam Speaker, I thank my hon. colleague for her very thoughtful speech, and I know this is a very emotional matter. I have had town hall ...

Spoke in the House on Sri Lanka Mr. Speaker, torrential rainfall throughout Sri Lanka has tragically resulted in widespread flooding and landslides. According to the Disaster Management Centre of Sri Lanka, more than ...

Spoke at the Government Operations committee on Main Estimates 2016-17: Vote 1 under Canada Post Corporation, Vote 1 under ... I was listening to the questioning about Canada Post and was quite amused by the fact that somebody talked about cost. We had the CEO, Deepak ...

Spoke at the Government Operations committee on Main Estimates 2016-17: Vote 1 under Canada Post Corporation, Vote 1 under ... No. Sorry, Chair, I asked what sort of consultation did you do, because we as parliamentarians have to respond to our constituents who were yelling at ...

Mentioned by Muslim Link Number of hits/visits Yasmin Ratansi is the Member of Parliament for the riding of Don Valley East. She was first elected to parliament in 2004 and served until 2011. She was re-elected in 2015. In her tenure from 2004 – 2011, she served in many executive capacities. She ...

Spoke in the House on Janssen Inc. Mr. Speaker, I would like to highlight a key contributor to research and innovation development in my riding of Don Valley East. Janssen Inc. is the ...

Spoke in the House on Criminal Code Madam Speaker, I appreciate this opportunity to discuss the Government of Canada's commitment to establish a framework for medical assistance in dying. On April 16, I ...

Mentioned by mysask.com PM defends restrictive approach to assisted death as some MPs push for changes "Bottom line is I'd like to see some changes to suit my constituents' needs and to respect the Carter (decision) as a benchmark," Toronto MP Yasmin Ratansi said in an interview. "At the moment, they feel ... that the bill has not met the benchmark. I ...

Spoke in the House on Housing Mr. Speaker, Toronto Community Housing provides affordable housing to 58,000 households, of which there are 68 buildings in my riding of Don Valley East, encompassing thousands ...