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  • Her favourite word is chair.

NDP MP for Newton—North Delta (B.C.)

Won her last election, in 2011, with 33.40% of the vote.

Today

Posted on Twitter Bizarre-Cdn gov with high unemployment does not allow Cdn firms2bid. Cons don't want 2 grow decent paying jobs-http://t.co/LJlOq5EUpq #CUPW

Posted on Twitter .@seanleslie980 @maryforbc WOW. What an admission:Cons & Libs failing to protect BCcoastline.Appears has not been on agenda 4 past ten yrs.

Posted on Twitter .@IanRGillespie @samdinicol Interesting way to look at these #s. Let me see.....

Posted on Twitter As Ebola raged, Ottawa sold masks and gowns to highest bidder(for pennies) #ndp #cdnpoli #ebola http://t.co/jO3UbtE8r1

Posted on Twitter #surreybc 14th homicide in 2014. Community looking for real action from all levels of government http://t.co/Ml0Qu7hR0k

Posted on Twitter Farley Mowat on @PM harper "probably the most dangerous human being ever elevated to power in Canda." #cdnpoli #ndp http://t.co/1miX1ATJWu

A week ago

Spoke in the House on Employment Insurance Mr. Speaker, at $550,000 per job, it is the Conservatives' proposal that makes no fiscal sense. The PBO has shown the Conservatives' lack of transparency when ...

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

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 ...

Voted No on Vote #250 That, in relation to the consideration of Government Business No. 13, the debate not be further adjourned.

Two weeks ago

Spoke in the House on Georgian Bay Channel to Lock 45--Port Severn Mr. Speaker, to make it clear, I will be supporting the motion that refers to the Trent-Severn Waterway at Port Severn. One of the key things ...

Spoke in the House on Petitions Mr. Speaker, I rise today to present two petitions on behalf of my constituents. The first is a petition asking for equal access to CCSVI treatment ...

Voted No on Vote #249 on Bill C-36 Amend the Criminal Code in response to the Supreme Court of Canada decision in Attorney ...

Spoke in the House on Employment Mr. Speaker, if I remember rightly, it was the minister who called a moratorium when McDonald's was exposed. That is what happened. The seafood processors are ...

Spoke in the House on Seaforth Highlanders Army Cadets Mr. Speaker, I am thrilled to rise today to recognize some outstanding young men and women from my riding. The 1867 Royal Canadian Army Cadet Corps ...

Spoke in the House on Employment Mr. Speaker, we need an independent review. Clearly the government cannot get the job done. The minister keeps blaming the companies for providing false information, but ...

Three weeks ago

Spoke in the House on Employment Mr. Speaker, the farce that the government has made of the temporary foreign worker program continues. Today we learned that the government granted labour market opinions ...

Spoke in the House on Social Development Mr. Speaker, on every paycheque, Canadians contribute to safety nets that are supposed to help them make ends meet when they need it most, like employment ...

Two months ago

Mentioned by Straight.com NDP MP Jinny Sims says BC government is trying to do an end run around two ... In an interview with the Straight at a Labour Day barbecue at Swangard Stadium, Jinny Sims said that the B.C. government is saying, in essence, that should it lose its appeal in the B.C. Court of Appeal, “teachers would have been deemed to have given up ...

More than three months ago

Spoke at the Human Resources committee on Study of the renewal of the Labour Market Development Agreements (LMDA) The other thing we're hearing a lot about today is the responsibility of both levels of government to change the mindset of Canadians. Actually, I've been ...

Spoke at the Human Resources committee on Study of the renewal of the Labour Market Development Agreements (LMDA) Thank you very much. I think it's very clear—and not much of this is being denied by anybody—that the data we're using to inform some of ...

Spoke at the Human Resources committee on Study of the renewal of the Labour Market Development Agreements (LMDA) Thank you very much. Mr. Fréchette, thank you so much for appearing here. I must say that having a short half hour with you is very ...

Spoke at the Human Resources committee on Study of the renewal of the Labour Market Development Agreements (LMDA) Thanks to both of the presenters for coming before us. Recently there have been many reports about high unemployment and also the high number of temporary ...

Spoke at the Finance committee on Bill C-31, An Act to implement certain provisions of the budget tabled ... Thank you very much. Recently the CEO of McDonald's gave a response to the news story that its franchises turn away Canadian applicants to bring in ...

Spoke at the Human Resources committee on Main Estimates 2014-2015: Vote 1 under CANADA INDUSTRIAL RELATIONS BOARD, Vote 1 ... Thank you very much, Mr. Chair, and welcome to the committee, Minister, your virgin visit, so to speak. Minister, I know, and I've heard you say ...

Spoke at the Human Resources committee on Study of the renewal of the Labour Market Development Agreements (LMDA) Let me congratulate Barb Byers on her recent election to the Canadian Labour Congress as secretary-treasurer. Welcome to this panel in that capacity. As you know, ...

Spoke at the Human Resources committee on Subject matter of clauses 242 to 251, 371 to 374, and 483 ... The move from 10 to 20 years does open the possibility of a greater number of seniors then living in poverty. In our library briefing notes ...

Mentioned by Voiceonline.com MP Jinny Sims slams Conservatives as immigration minister announces Canada ... IMMIGRATION Minister Chris Alexander has announced that 34 days into 2014, the Conservative government won't be reuniting any more families until next year, notes MP Jinny Sims, NDP Employment and Social Development Critic, this week. “A month ...

Mentioned by Surrey Now MP Sims slams Tories, Canada Post, says her phones ringing off hook SURREY — Local MP Jinny Sims says Canada Post's decision to axe home delivery service will hurt seniors and disabled people the most. “These cuts are short-sighted service cuts and will most impact on seniors and persons with disabilities,” said Sims, ...

Mentioned by Surrey Now MP Sims slams Tories, Canada Post, says her phones ringing off hook Local MP Jinny Sims says constituents have her phone ringing off the hook about Canada Post's decision to can home mail delivery. Previous Next. Local MP Jinny Sims says constituents have her phone ringing off the hook about Canada Post's decision to ...

Mentioned by Surrey Now Jinny Sims slams Tories for Surrey's new homicide record “For all its talk about mega prisons and getting tough on crime, it's obviously failing vulnerable communities,” Jinny Sims, MP for Newton-North Delta, said of the federal Conservative government. “The numbers speak for themselves. It's getting worse on ...

Mentioned by Surrey Now Jinny Sims slams Tories for Surrey's new homicide record “For all its talk about mega prisons and getting tough on crime, it's obviously failing vulnerable communities,” Jinny Sims, MP for Newton-North Delta, said of the federal Conservative government. “The numbers speak for themselves. It's getting worse on ...

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-412 An Act to amend the Official Development Assistance Accountability Act (poverty reduction)