I hope that everyone enjoyed the beautiful sunny weather on Pride Weekend! I was extremely proud to have marched alongside the Prime Minister in Sunday’s parade, and be part of a government that has recently strengthened laws against discrimination based on gender identity.
I will be spending this week between Ottawa and Toronto, as we prepare for a busy Summer ahead in Eglinton-Lawrence.
Last week, I was very proud to have announced concrete changes to strengthen the federal correctional system and restrict the use of administrative segregation. For more information, please click HERE
MP Mendicino Speaks In the House of Commons About Bill C -51
Yesterday, I rose in the House of Commons for the second time to read Bill C-51, An Act to Amend the Criminal Code and the Department of Justi...
MP Mendicino Condemns Anti-Semitism and Discusses the B'nai B'rith Annual Audit on Antisemitism in the House of Commons 2017/05/10
Canadian Poverty Reduction Strategy
The Government of Canada is committed to developing a Poverty Reduction Strategy that will guide its future actions and ensure that fewer Cana...
MP Marco Mendicino discusses Judicial Vacancies in the House of Commons 2017/04/13
MP Mendicino discusses how the government has implemented an open, transparent, and merit- based appointments process to judicial vacancies.
On March 22nd, Finance Minister Bill Morneau tabled the Government’s second budget—Building a Strong Middle Class—which continues to...
Modernizing the Criminal Code
The Government of Canada is committed to ensuring that our criminal justice system protects Canadians, holds offenders to account, meet...
Join the Canada Volunteer Awards National Advisory Committee
Canada’s Volunteer Awards is an important initiative that recognizes and supports the importance of volunteers who make a difference in our ...
Canadian Poverty Reduction Strategy
The Government of Canada is committed to developing a Canadian Poverty Reduction Strategy to reduce poverty and improve the economic we...
MP Marco Mendicino delivers a speech about Federal Funding for Baycrest Health Sciences in Eglinton-Lawrence
Last Friday, I stood beside the Minister of Health and welcomed her to Eglinton-Lawrence as she announced $1.4 million in federal fundi...
2nd Annual Eglinton-Lawrence Community Skate
Join me on February 26th from 12pm until 2pm as I host my 2nd annual Community Skate in Eglinton-Lawrence at the Otter Creek Skating Rink̵...
MP Marco Mendicino delivers a speech on the Family Reunification Program
Marco Mendicino, Member of Parliament for Eglinton-Lawrence delivers a speech on the Family Reunification Program which is a program se...
MP Marco Mendicino and Panel discuss and debate the issues on the Hill this week on CTV's Power Play
MP Marco Mendicino Delivers a Speech on the Security Infrastructure Program
Marco Mendicino, Member of Parliament for Eglinton-Lawrence delivers a speech on the Security Infrastructure Program announced Monday N...
MP Marco Mendicino delivers a speech about Canada Goose in the house, Oct 31
Lawrence Height's 3rd annual Walk of Hope for Peace
On Sunday November 6th, I will be attending the 3rd Annual Lawrence Heights Walk of Hope for Peace. Hope to see you there!
MP Mendicino discussing issues on the Hill with Don Martin following Opposition Leader Rona Ambrose's interview (beginning @ 8m37s.).
On CTV's Power Play, MP Marco Mendicino and panel discuss Moving, LNG Pipeline and Bonds
MP Marco Mendicino recognizes Faiza Dirir winner of the Limitless Heights Scholarship Fund
Marco Mendicino, MP for Eglinton-Lawrence delivers a speech to talk about the Limitless Heights Scholarship Fund, a program which was initiate...
Profile on Settling in to Parliament
In July, I was fortunate to be profiled by the Toronto Star’s Susan Delacourt as part of a series she is writing on the new Parl...
Legal Aid Funding
Marco rises in the House of Commons on 7 June 2016 to ask the Minister of Justice about the vital area of federal legal aid funding.
Passover Greeting 2016: Chag Pesach Sameach!
As the Member of Parliament for Eglinton-Lawrence, I want to wish you and your family a happy Passover. Chag Sameach!
Toronto Community Housing Scholarships
Every year, Toronto Community Housing and Heights Development Inc. (the developer partner for the Lawrence Heights Revitalization) give out sc...
Businesses: Apply to the Canada Summer Jobs Program
BREAKING NEWS: Friday Feb 12, in Toronto, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and Hon. MaryAnn Mihychuk, Minister of Employment, Workforce Developm...