I rose in the House today to celebrate the first ever Filipino Heritage Month in Canada. See my full statement above. Mabuhay!
Category: In the House
At the beginning of Italian Heritage Month, I gave a statement in the House of Commons commemorating the sacrifice of Canada’s Italian Fallen Workers and highlighting the release of “Land of Triumph and Tragedy: Voices of the Italian Fallen Workers.” We owe the fallen a debt of gratitude that is impossible to repay.
I rose in the House to speak on justice and reconciliation with Indigenous peoples in the House of Commons on May 14th 2019.
I rose in the House of Commons today, on Yom HaShoah, to reflect on the immeasurable suffering caused by the Holocaust and to stand united in the fight against anti-Semitism. I commend B’nai Brith for their work in the Annual Audit of Antisemitic Incidents. This is a critical publication that must be read by all…. Read more »
Today, on Jewish Refugee Day, I rose in the House to commemorate the almost 1 million Jews who fled Iran and Arab countries due to religious persecution. I will always stand with Canada’s Jewish communities and with organizations such as B’nai Brith to remember the terrible injustices committed on Jews across the world and to… Read more »
As the House rises for the summer, I was privileged to answer QP on behalf of Minister Navdeep Bains and list the concrete investments we have made in the auto-sector to drive jobs, growth and innovation throughout the country. Canadian auto-workers are the best in the world and we will stand with them every step… Read more »