NEWS RELEASE: MP Matt Jeneroux named Shadow Minister of Housing and Diversity and Inclusion

November 9, 2021

OTTAWA, ON – Matt Jeneroux, Member of Parliament for Edmonton Riverbend, has been named Shadow Minister of Housing and Diversity and Inclusion.

Since being elected federally in 2015, Jeneroux has served as the Shadow Minister of Infrastructure and Communities, Shadow Minister of Innovation, Science and Economic Development and Shadow Minister of Science, and Shadow Minister of Health.

“I’m looking forward to taking on this role, which comes at a time when Canada is facing a housing crisis, where both renting and buying are becoming nearly impossible. As Canada continues to welcome new Canadians, we must stabilize the housing market by increasing Canada’s housing supply.” said Jeneroux.

“Multiculturalism and inclusion are pillars of Canada. We must continue to build an inclusive country that gives every person equal opportunity to succeed. I know more than ever that equity seeking groups in Canada need allies and I look forward to listening and working collaboratively to ensure a safe and inclusive country for everyone.”

“I look forward to consulting with Canadians and stakeholders on these issues and working with all levels of government and all parties to ensure Canadians’ best interests are represented.”