Canadian Jewish Political Affairs Committee
Statement by Official Opposition leader Tom Mulcair on Passover

Statement by Official Opposition leader Tom Mulcair on Passover

My family and I wish to extend our best wishes to all members of the Jewish community as Passover celebrations begin. This holiday which...

Statement by the Prime Minister of Canada on Passover

Prime Minister Stephen Harper today issued the following statement to mark the beginning of Passover: “On behalf of my family, I would like to...

VIDEO: Bob Rae wishes a Happy Passover

VIDEO: Bob Rae wishes a Happy Passover

Statement — Minister Kenney issues statement to mark the start of Passover

“Tonight marks the beginning of Passover, or the Festival of Unleavened Bread – an eight-day observance during which time Jews refrain from eating leavened...

Statement by Liberal Leader Bob Rae on Passover

BOUCTOUCHE, NB– Liberal Leader Bob Rae made the following statement today on Passover: “On Passover, we mark the beginning of a festival of great...

Celebrating Canada

As we celebrate Canada’s 145th birthday this weekend, take some time to remember the proud role our community has played in building this amazing...

Yom Kippur

Mr. Pierre Poilievre (Nepean—Carleton, CPC): Mr. Speaker, tonight Jewish families across our beautiful country begin their Yom Kippur observances. They mark the holy day...

Rosh Hashanah

Mr. Mark Adler (York Centre, CPC): Mr. Speaker, Rosh Hashanah, the Jewish New Year, begins tonight. Jewish families in York Centre and across Canada...

Rosh Hashanah

Hon. Bob Rae (Toronto Centre, Lib.): Mr. Speaker, tonight will mark the beginning of what are called the “Days of Awe” in the Jewish...

Statement by Liberal Leader Bob Rae on Shavuot

OTTAWA – Liberal Leader Bob Rae made the following statement today to mark the Jewish holiday Shavuot: “It is with great respect that I...

Minister Kenney issues statement recognizing Israeli Independence Day

The Honourable Jason Kenney, Minister of Citizenship, Immigration and Multiculturalism, issued the following statement recognizing Yom Ha’atzmaut – Israeli Independence Day: “This national day,...

Statement by Liberal Leader Michael Ignatieff on Passover

OTTAWA – Liberal Leader Michael Ignatieff made the following statement today on the celebration of Passover: “As families gather at the Seder table and...