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Liberal MP for Vancouver Quadra (B.C.)

Won her last election, in 2011, with 42.20% of the vote.

Yesterday

Voted Yes on Vote #248 That the Standing Committee on the Status of Women be instructed to undertake a study on the subject ...

Voted Yes on Vote #247 That the motion be amended by replacing the words “education and social programs” with the words “education programs, ...

Voted Yes on Vote #246 on Bill C-584 Respecting the Corporate Social Responsibility Inherent in the Activities of Canadian Extractive Corporations in Developing ...

Voted Yes on Vote #245 on Bill C-41 Implement the Free Trade Agreement between Canada and the Republic of Korea

Voted No on Vote #244 That the First Report of the Standing Committee on Access to Information, Privacy and Ethics, presented on Wednesday, ...

Posted on Twitter Hey #Vancouver friends - news on the #Jericho Garrison Lands! Read about it here... http://t.co/PGYKWy6HFj

Posted on Twitter Try this link instead to my #QP question today on #Iraq costs and who's paying... http://t.co/PccCF19n29

Posted on Twitter Canada a real laggard in managing #forests to maximize carbon. Our forests a net source: #CPC lack #climate plan http://t.co/B0byn2pDZv

Posted on Twitter Asking #CPC some detail re cost of the #Iraq mission and how it's being paid for. Of course no answer #DND http://t.co/vcoSmSoJFI

Posted on Twitter A dedicated (and hungry) group from @ClimateFast meeting with me today. Inspiring action - sign their pledge! http://t.co/wdeWxmwvqi

Posted on Twitter @JudySgroMP at celebration of #InternationalDayoftheOlderPerson + @FrankValeriote, @JohnMcCallumMP @ArnoldChanMP + me http://t.co/jYBvZ2SdHD

Three days ago

Spoke in the House on Foreign Affairs Mr. Speaker, Parliament needs to be consulted about sending the Canadian Armed Forces into combat. What is the time period that the government is considering for ...

A week ago

Spoke in the House on National Defence Mr. Speaker, Canadians learned about the U.S. request for a larger military role against ISIL from the Prime Minister's comments in New York and not from ...

Spoke in the House on National Defence Mr. Speaker, the navy trusted the Conservative government's claims that it would replace its aging ships. What a mistake. Now Canada's only naval supply ships are ...

Spoke in the House on National Defence Mr. Speaker, part of my responsibility as Liberal defence critic is to speak with serving members and see first hand the conditions on bases right across ...

Spoke in the House on National Defence Mr. Speaker, Canadian Forces members are being forced by the government to hide their health problems to avoid being discharged and losing their pensions. In other ...

Two weeks ago

Spoke in the House on National Defence Mr. Speaker, this week armed forces members and all Canadians are saddened by the tragedy of yet another military suicide and our thoughts are with the ...

Spoke in the House on Princess Patricia's Canadian Light Infantry Mr. Speaker, this year, the Princess Patricia's Canadian Light Infantry celebrates its 100th anniversary. I was honoured to attend the maple tree planting ceremony this morning ...

Spoke in the House on National Defence Mr. Speaker, the Minister of National Defence should just stop pretending that his budget cuts are not contributing to the tragedy of suicides in the military. ...

Two months ago

Mentioned by Terrace Standard MP's claims not true, says Enbridge In a recent opinion piece (July 9, 2014), Vancouver Quadra MP Joyce Murray details her opposition to the Northern Gateway. While I respect Ms. Murray's views, I also feel that it is very important to correct the record on a number of key assertions that she ...

Three months ago

Mentioned by Huffington Post Canada Rehaul Of CSEC Oversight Sought By Liberal MP's Private Members Bill Joyce Murray's bill tabled Thursday also proposes requiring Communications Security Establishment Canada, known as CSEC, to issue an annual public report. In addition, the legislation would create a security-cleared committee of parliamentarians to keep ...

More than three months ago

Mentioned by iPolitics.ca (subscription) Liberal defence critic aims to modernize CSEC oversight Liberal MP and defence critic Joyce Murray tabled a private member's bill Thursday seeking to increase oversight of one of Canada's spy agencies. The bill aims to improve the transparency and accountability of the Communications Security Establishment ...

Mentioned by Sun News Network Liberal MP tables bill to tighten spy agency's powers OTTAWA -- A Liberal MP has introduced a bill that would rein in Canada's secretive spy agency by giving more oversight power to politicians and judges. Joyce Murray said Communications Security Establishment Canada (CSEC), which is mandated to ...

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-622 An Act to amend the National Defence Act (transparency and accountability), to enact the Intelligence and Security Committee of Parliament Act and to make consequential amendments to other Acts

Spoke at the National Defence committee on Defence of North America, Care of Ill and Injured Canadian Armed Forces ... So it's persuasion, in other words. I'm sorry to interrupt you. I do have a third area of questions. Before I get to the last question, ...

Spoke at the National Defence committee on Defence of North America Thank you. As this is a defence of North America study, we've been very interested in collaboration with the United States. General Beare, could you tell ...

Mentioned by Ottawa Citizen (blog) Gallant accuses Liberals of Nazi comms tactics over electronic snooping debate UPDATE: Liberal MP Joyce Murray has given the committee of a motion condemning Gallant's language. See below. Conservative MP Renfrew–Nipissing–Pembroke Cheryl Gallant committed a flagrant Godwin's Law infraction last week during hearings of ...

Spoke at the National Defence committee on Defence of North America I'm going to ask about a different set of issues. Mr. Robertson, you mentioned, I think, the key aspects of defence: land, sea, air, space, and ...

Spoke at the Human Resources committee on Subject matter of clauses 242 to 251, 371 to 374, and 483 ... Thanks for your testimony. I'm a newcomer to this committee—it's temporary—so pardon me if my questions don't reflect previous discussions on this matter. I'm trying to ...

Spoke at the National Defence committee on Defence of North America Thank you, Mr. Stockton, for being here to help us understand the possibilities of better collaboration between our two countries for continental defence and defence of ...

Mentioned by mysask.com A noteworthy exchange from question period Tuesday in the House of Commons OTTAWA - The Canadian Press is always on the lookout for noteworthy or zesty exchanges on the floor of the House of Commons. Here is Tuesday's selection from question period, when Liberal MP Joyce Murray went after Defence Minister Rob Nicholson ...

Spoke at the National Defence committee on Defence of North America All right. I got a different impression from you, Mr. Saideman, that it's more about having clarity as to what it is we're trying to accomplish, ...

Spoke at the National Defence committee on Defence of North America The Prime Minister claimed that our commitment to F-35 was a contractual one, and then it was acknowledged that there was no contract. That really put ...

Spoke at the National Defence committee on Care of Ill and Injured Canadian Armed Forces Members So if you didn't find a need for it, I'm really confused by that, because exactly a year ago the Director of Mental Health, Colonel Scott ...

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-437 An Act to amend the Canada Shipping Act, 2001 (prohibition against the transportation of oil by oil tankers on Canada’s Pacific North Coast)

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-606 An Act to amend the Canada Shipping Act, 2001 (prohibition against the transportation of oil by oil tankers on Canada’s Pacific North Coast)