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Holodomor  Mr. Speaker, beginning today and continuing this week, the Ukrainian community, along with many Canadians, are commemorating the millions of victims of the 1932-33 Holodomor genocide and the forced starvation of millions of Ukrainians by Stalin's dictatorship. I encourage all m

November 20th, 2017House debate

Julie DzerowiczLiberal

Budget Implementation Act, 2017, No. 2  Mr. Speaker, there are a lot of areas we need to continue to look at to better support our workers across this country. I appreciate the member putting a wonderful idea on the table. I will say that I am very proud of what we have done so far in terms of supporting workers. I as

November 8th, 2017House debate

Julie DzerowiczLiberal

Budget Implementation Act, 2017, No. 2  Mr. Speaker, in Davenport we are very blessed to have 52% of the people in my riding born in other countries. They are very happy with the changes introduced in the budget not only this year but last year. Mainly it is because we actually spent quite a bit of time and money and r

November 8th, 2017House debate

Julie DzerowiczLiberal

Budget Implementation Act, 2017, No. 2  Mr. Speaker, as I mentioned, I did a lot of canvassing over the summer. I did reach some doors where I had similar questions. What I was said to them was the following. Canada has one of the best balance sheets in the world. We have probably the lowest debt-to-GDP ratio in the w

November 8th, 2017House debate

Julie DzerowiczLiberal

Budget Implementation Act, 2017, No. 2  Mr. Speaker, it is a pleasure for me to rise in this House to speak to Bill C-63, the budget implementation bill, a second act to implement certain provisions of the budget, that was tabled earlier this year, in March. As always, my comments are made on behalf of the residents o

November 8th, 2017House debate

Julie DzerowiczLiberal

Employment  Mr. Speaker, we know that harassment and sexual violence are simply unacceptable. As we saw in the report that came out last week, many people experience harassment or sexual violence at work. Canadians deserve to feel safe at work. Can the Minister of Employment, Workforce Deve

November 8th, 2017House debate

Julie DzerowiczLiberal

Portuguese Heritage Month  Mr. Speaker, it is an absolute pleasure for me to be wrapping up the debate for my private member's Motion No. 126. It is so great to see that we have cross-party support for the motion. Indeed, the Portuguese community is well represented right across the province and the countr

November 1st, 2017House debate

Julie DzerowiczLiberal

Supreme Court Act  Mr. Speaker, in the excitement of this vote, I ended up voting twice, but my intention was to vote no.

October 25th, 2017House debate

Julie DzerowiczLiberal

Hispanic Day on the Hill  Mr. Speaker, today is a special day as we celebrate the second annual Hispanic Day on the Hill. As the daughter of a Mexican immigrant, the Hispanic and Latin American communities are very close to my heart. I am blessed that in Davenport, the riding I represent, there is a thr

October 17th, 2017House debate

Julie DzerowiczLiberal

Oil Tanker Moratorium Act  Madam Speaker, when the gulf oil spill happened, it was a bit of a trauma for me. I did not like it happening over such a long period of time and that it took so long to stop the damage. I was concerned about how we would be able to approve some of our pipelines. Our oceans prot

October 4th, 2017House debate

Julie DzerowiczLiberal

Oil Tanker Moratorium Act  Madam Speaker, I can assure the hon. member that we are putting jobs and our economy at the forefront of our priorities. As we have said time and time again, we will move forward in developing and growing our economy in a sustainable way. We have already approved three pipelines

October 4th, 2017House debate

Julie DzerowiczLiberal

Oil Tanker Moratorium Act  Mr. Speaker, I am proud to stand in the House on behalf of the residents of my riding of Davenport to support Bill C-48, the oil tanker moratorium act. The environment is very important to the residents of the riding of Davenport, so I stand to support this bill. For anyone who

October 4th, 2017House debate

Julie DzerowiczLiberal

Points of Order  Mr. Speaker, I rise on a point of order. On September 20, I introduced my private member's bill on Portuguese heritage month, and there is a correction and clarification I would like to make for the record. I misspoke at one point, and I would like to correct that. At around 12

October 3rd, 2017House debate

Julie DzerowiczLiberal

Housing  Mr. Speaker, today is designated by the United Nations as World Habitat Day, and this year's theme is affordable homes. I was pleased to accompany the Canadian delegation for the UN Habitat III in Quito, Ecuador last November. Based on the unprecedented investments in housing in

October 2nd, 2017House debate

Julie DzerowiczLiberal

Portuguese Heritage Month  Mr. Speaker, I love the story of Portuguese Joe. I love it because there is this connection between the Portuguese community and the first peoples of our country. I also love the statue. I have only seen pictures of it. I have not been blessed to see it, but I know it is a beauti

September 20th, 2017House debate

Julie DzerowiczLiberal