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Liberal MP for Vancouver Centre (B.C.)

Won her last election, in 2011, with 31.00% of the vote.

Yesterday

Didn't vote on Vote #255 on Bill C-13 Amend the Criminal Code, the Canada Evidence Act, the Competition Act and the Mutual Legal ...

Didn't vote on Vote #254 That, in the opinion of the House, the proposed Port of Gros-Cacouna oil terminal, which will be used ...

Posted on Twitter Congratulations @VancouverOpera on debut of @neilmusic & @Koyczan’s ‘Stickboy’: http://t.co/vkIUQXQA7E #arts #vancouver #vanarts

Posted on Twitter It’s time for a gov't that enacts tax policies that help middle class & low-income Canadians, not just those in high tax brackets. #cdnpoli

Posted on Twitter Mr. Harper should stop his income-splitting fixation. Economists agree it won’t help most Canadians. #cdnpoli

Posted on Twitter Relief that Simushir is safe in Pr Rupert. Fed gov't shows unpreparedness. Promises not enough. 'Proof of pudding in eating'. #cdnpoli

Posted on Twitter Income splitting doesn’t help vast majority of Cdns. @Liberal_Party will continue to stand up for middle class & oppose measure. #cdnpoli

Posted on Twitter Tomorrow's Liberal opposition motion is about transparency & comm re preparedness against poss Ebola in Cnd & MUST be evidence-based

A week ago

Spoke in the House on Health Mr. Speaker, while we all understand that the nature of contagion of Ebola is low outside of endemic areas, Canadians are understandably anxious about reported cases ...

Voted Yes on Vote #253 on Bill C-247 Expand the mandate of Service Canada in respect of the death of a Canadian citizen ...

Two weeks ago

Voted No on Vote #252 That this House (i) recognise that the leadership of the terrorist group known as the Islamic State of ...

Voted Yes on Vote #251 That Government Business No. 13 be amended: ( a) by replacing clause (iii) with the following: “(iii) accept ...

Three weeks ago

Spoke in the House on Jim Deva Mr. Speaker, the untimely passing of Jim Deva leaves a large void in Vancouver's LGBTTQ community. Jim was an activist and a fighter. He never gave ...

A month ago

Spoke in the House on Alzheimer's Disease Mr. Speaker, today, the Canadian Medical Association called on the federal government to engage the provinces in creating a pan-Canadian dementia plan. Canada is the only ...

Spoke in the House on Business of Supply Mr. Speaker, I am pleased to rise to speak to the Liberal opposition motion. One of the things I want to stress is that this will ...

More than three months ago

Mentioned by Straight.com Liberal MP Hedy Fry condemns Conservative government secrecy over future of ... Hedy Fry told the Straight by phone that tenants on the island have told her they can't persuade the landlord, Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation, to make necessary repairs. "So I guess this is because this government has made a decision a long ...

Spoke in the House on Citizenship and Immigration Mr. Speaker,—every LGBTTQ equality legislation brought forward by the last Liberal government, from amending the Canadian Human Rights Act all the way to gay marriage. Despite ...

Spoke at the Health committee on Marijuana: Health Risks and Harms Thank you very much, Mr. Chair. Thank you very much for being here today. I want to follow up on the issue of traffic accidents related ...

Spoke in the House on Protecting Canadians from Unsafe Drugs Act (Vanessa's Law) Mr. Speaker, I rise to support this bill, but to support sending it to committee. While this bill is a substantial improvement on the status quo, ...

Spoke at the Health committee on Main Estimates 2014-2015 But health outcomes is not a black and white equation, Minister. Because health spending goes down in the province, it doesn't suddenly mean that quality and ...

Spoke in the House on ted northe I rise to pay tribute to a man who, with Prime Minister Trudeau, was responsible for the passage of the historic Bill C-150, 45 years ago ...

Spoke in the House on Questions Passed as Orders for Returns With regard to contracts under $10,000 granted by Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development Canada since January 1, 2013: what are the (a) vendors' names; (b) contracts' ...

Spoke at the Health committee on Marijuana: Health Risks and Harms Thank you very much, Madam Chair. Thank you, Mr. Wilks. I understand that you gave me your time. Thank you very much. It's very kind of ...

Spoke at the Status of Women committee on Economic Leadership and Prosperity of Canadian Women Thank you very much, Madam Chair. I want to say that, after listening to Heather Kennedy speak, I actually followed an easy path to where I ...

Spoke at the Health committee on Marijuana: Health Risks and Harms Thank you very much, Mr. Chair. I think what we're talking about here is the harms that you have discovered in young people, very young people. ...

Spoke at the Subcommittee on International Human Rights committee on Sexual Violence in Syria I want to thank you very much, Dr. Zawati, for explaining to us what is going on and the manner in which sexual violence is being ...

Spoke at the Health committee on Marijuana: Health Risks and Harms Thank you very much. I wanted to say that we've talked about the scope of the study, and I think that the last questioner sort of ...

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-594 An Act respecting a National Metastatic Breast Cancer Day

Spoke at the Health committee on Best Practices and Federal Barriers: Practice and Training of Healthcare Professionals Thank you very much, Mr. Chair. It was a very excellent presentation from all of you and I do support the concept of scope of practice ...

Mentioned by Straight.com Park board's Constance Barnes to challenge MP Hedy Fry in Vancouver Centre Park commissioner Constance Barnes could spoil plans by long-time Liberal MP Hedy Fry for an eighth consecutive term in the downtown riding. Barnes has topped the election for Vancouver park board twice in a row, but she isn't running in the municipal ...

Mentioned by Straight.com Park board's Constance Barnes to challenge MP Hedy Fry in Vancouver Centre Park commissioner Constance Barnes could spoil plans by long-time Liberal MP Hedy Fry for an eighth consecutive term in the downtown riding. Barnes has topped the election for Vancouver park board twice in a row, but she isn't running in the municipal ...

Mentioned by Straight.com Dr. Hedy Fry: Nelson Mandela was a gentle, modest, warm, and great man for ... This was his legacy to a world that needs him now, more than ever. Madiba, I shed tears at our loss and for the light that has gone out with your passing. Thank you. Dr. Hedy Fry is the federal Liberal health critic and MP for Vancouver Centre. Share via Email.

Mentioned by Straight.com Dr. Hedy Fry: Nelson Mandela was a gentle, modest, warm, and great man for ... Dr. Hedy Fry is the federal Liberal health critic and MP for Vancouver Centre. Share via Email. Printer Friendly Version · Comments 0. Comments (0) Add New Comment. Your name *. To prevent automated spam submissions leave this field empty. Comment * ...

Mentioned by Straight.com MP Hedy Fry asks Health Minister Rona Ambrose why Canada won't embrace ... Now, Liberal health critic Dr. Hedy Fry has written to Health Minister Rona Ambrose demanding that the Conservative government embrace this approach. "We cannot afford the status quo, especially because we know what works to fight HIV and AIDS," Fry ...

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-277 An Act to amend the Criminal Code (cruelty to animals)

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-276 An Act to amend the Canadian Human Rights Act and the Criminal Code (gender identity and gender expression)

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-275 An Act to amend the Hazardous Products Act (recreational snow sport helmets)

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-274 An Act to amend the Criminal Code (animal cruelty)

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-273 An Act to amend the Criminal Code (cyberbullying)