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February 16, 2020

Hard-nosed diplomacy IS required

Hard-nosed diplomacy IS required.. not buddy-hug handshake, smiles and bows. My remarks 40 days after Iran missile, Ukraine Air outrage to Thornhill/York Region Persian community.    

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February 15, 2020

Nichola Goddard Award laureate

Well done/congrats to Sgt Leslie Blair, honoured as 2020 Captain  Nicola Goddard Laureate.   Wonderful award in memory of historic, heroic sacrifice. Tnx to Tony Battista.

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February 13, 2020

Scheer Condemns Illegal Blockades

The Honourable Andrew Scheer, Leader of Canada’s Conservatives and of the Official Opposition, condemned theillegal blockades happening across the country and called for Prime Minister Justin Trudeau to do the same.

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February 03, 2020

MP, Peter Kent Announces Canada Summer Jobs Employer Applications Now Open

https://www.canada.ca/en/employment-social-development/services/funding/canada-summer-jobs.html   Application period is January 30 to February 24   As your Member of Parliament for Thornhill, I am happy to let you know the Canada Summer Jobs employer applications are now open and we are ready to kick off a new summer season for an opportunity to hire...

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January 09, 2020

Iran plane crash

In Memoriam                                 As Canadians mourn the loss of 63 fellow citizens and as many more permanent residents and Iranian citizens working and studying here, I and staff at my Thornhill constituency office offer deepest condolences to the families and friends of those who died in the crash of the...

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January 01, 2020

Taiwan leader rejects China

Defiantly democratic Taiwan points to brutal failure of China’s “One Country - Two Systems” in Hong Kong.. as the island, 130 km from the communist mainland, again rejects China’s threatening offer to replicate.

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December 18, 2019

Liberals Support Anti-Israel Motion at United Nations

December 18, 2019FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Ottawa, ON – The Hon. Erin O'Toole, Shadow Minister for Foreign Affairs, the Hon. Peter Kent, Member of Parliament for Thornhill, and Marty Morantz, Member of Parliament for Charleswood—St. James—Assiniboia—Headingley, released the following statement regarding Justin Trudeau’s anti-Israel vote at the United Nations:

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