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Liberal MP for Don Valley East (Ontario)

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

Two days ago

Posted on Twitter Great meeting with youth leaders from across Canada at @forum4YC reception last night with @karenmccrimmon. https://t.co/IwugvCWqS0

Three days ago

Voted Yes on Vote #202 on Bill C-18 Amend the Rouge National Urban Park Act, the Parks Canada Agency Act and the Canada ...

Posted on Twitter Had a chance to meet with Neelesh, a #DVE student participating in the Forum for Young Canadians on Parliament Hill… https://t.co/STg9ci68Ud

Posted on Twitter Great meeting such enthusiastic students from WillowWood School #DVE https://t.co/KDGJMI0Nrm

Posted on Twitter Statement from Jewish and Muslim Liberal Members of Parliament https://t.co/Cd9QazUyTf

Posted on Twitter @AliEhsassi thank you Ali for your leadership

This week

Voted No on Vote #201 That the House: ( a) recognize that Canadian society is not immune to the climate of hate and ...

A week ago

Posted on Twitter Congrats to Elaine Liu from @donmillsci who placed 4th @DECAinc and is headed to Anaheim, California to represent O… https://t.co/zeTZ5FEeZw

Voted Yes on Vote #200 on Bill S-211 Respecting National Sickle Cell Awareness Day

Voted Yes on Vote #199 on Bill C-37 Amend the Controlled Drugs and Substances Act and to make related amendments to other Acts

Voted Yes on Vote #198 on Bill C-37 Amend the Controlled Drugs and Substances Act and to make related amendments to other Acts

Two weeks 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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

More than 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 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 ...

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 ...