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Liberal MP for Etobicoke North (Ontario)

Won her last election, in 2011, with 42.40% of the vote.

Yesterday

Posted on Twitter Fun fact: The squadron is named after a native of #Etobicoke who was 1 of 2 RCAF airmen to be awarded the Victoria Cross in WWI. #cdnpoli

Posted on Twitter Yesterday I was honoured to review the outstanding cadets of 700 David Hornell VC Squadron! View the pictures here: http://t.co/vxcXaiImNs

Posted on Twitter Know some1 working toward equality for women & girls in Canada? Nominate them for a Persons Award! More info here: http://t.co/43uvNCkebf

Posted on Twitter Read my colleague @IrwinCotler's op-ed in the @globeandmail on the significance of the #Charter here: http://t.co/YjZhMQQpPH #cdnpoli #lpc

Posted on Twitter Section 15 of #Charter prohibits gender discrimination. Women R equal under the law, let's work toward equal pay @ work & safety at home.

Posted on Twitter Today is the 32nd anniversary of the patriation of Canada's constitution & the adoption of the #Charter of Rights and Freedoms.

A week ago

Voted No on Vote #104 on Bill C-525 Amend the Canada Labour Code, the Parliamentary Employment and Staff Relations Act and the Public ...

Voted No on Vote #103 on Bill C-525 Amend the Canada Labour Code, the Parliamentary Employment and Staff Relations Act and the Public ...

Voted Yes on Vote #102 on Bill C-525 Amend the Canada Labour Code, the Parliamentary Employment and Staff Relations Act and the Public ...

Voted Yes on Vote #101 on Bill C-525 Amend the Canada Labour Code, the Parliamentary Employment and Staff Relations Act and the Public ...

Voted Yes on Vote #100 on Bill C-474 Respecting the promotion of financial transparency, improved accountability and long-term economic sustainability through the public ...

Spoke in the House on Citizenship and Immigration Mr. Speaker, we have heard that the government is considering no longer accepting Somali refugees in Canada. Can the minister tell the House whether or not ...

Spoke in the House on Economic Action Plan 2014 Act, No. 1 Mr. Speaker, I rise today to speak to Bill C-31, the Conservatives' first bill to implement budget 2014. Yet again, it is another massive omnibus budget ...

Spoke at the Status of Women committee on Economic Leadership and Prosperity of Canadian Women Thank you, Madame Chair. Thank you to all of you. It's nice to have you back. Ms. Savoie, I'm going to pick up on two things ...

Two weeks ago

Spoke in the House on South Sudan Mr. Speaker, the United Nations fears that South Sudan is imploding, but with so many competing crises around the world, it is getting scant media attention. ...

Three weeks ago

Spoke in the House on Citizenship and Immigration Mr. Speaker, yesterday, the Minister of Citizenship and Immigration refused to rule out the ridiculous idea of imposing language requirements on the spousal sponsorship program, when ...

Spoke in the House on Employment Mr. Speaker, before the recession, the unemployment rate for recently arrived immigrants was 12%. Today it is 16%. In the last two weeks, 80% of my ...

Spoke in the House on Petitions Mr. Speaker, every year roughly 800 children are born with cerebral palsy in Canada, meaning that 50,000 Canadians currently live with CP. Canadians with CP often ...

Spoke in the House on World Tuberculosis Day Mr. Speaker, today is World Tuberculosis Day, and this year's theme is “Reach the 3 million”. While TB is curable, current efforts to find, treat, and ...

Spoke in the House on Questions on the Order Paper With regard to the National Action Plan on Women, Peace and Security (NAPWPS) released on October 5, 2010: (a) will the government issue annual reports on ...

Two months ago

Spoke at the Foreign Affairs committee on Situation in Ukraine Thank you, Mr. Chair. Father, thank you for your heartfelt testimony. Mr. Czolij, I think you've made very specific recommendations to this committee and we'd be ...

Spoke at the Status of Women committee on Eating Disorders Amongst Girls and Women Yes, Ms. Cairns, if you could provide how many outpatient clinics. All I'm looking at is publicly funded. How many beds in adult versus pediatric, and ...

Spoke at the Status of Women committee on Eating Disorders Amongst Girls and Women Thank you, Madam Chair. Again, Dr. Spettigue, you might want to think about writing a case study for inclusion in this report, because I think it's ...

Spoke at the Status of Women committee on Eating Disorders Amongst Girls and Women I have that, okay. You talked about funding for training, so a recommendation to this committee is that there should be funding for training. I believe ...

Spoke at the Status of Women committee on Eating Disorders Amongst Girls and Women Thank you, Dr. Pinhas. I'm going to jump in here. You're giving us a very specific recommendation that you'd like to see in the report, and ...

Spoke at the Status of Women committee on Eating Disorders Amongst Girls and Women Dr. Katzman, I really appreciate that. You've given us seven very strong recommendations. I'm going to go through some of these and ask if you could ...

Three months ago

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-566 An Act respecting a Comprehensive Pan-Canadian Strategy on Concussion

More than three months ago

Spoke at the Status of Women committee on Eating Disorders Amongst Girls and Women Thank you, Madam Chair. The point I'm making is the witnesses are having difficulty finding those numbers and I wanted to make the comparison between what ...

Mentioned by South Asian Link Special Visit! Liberal MP Dr. Kirsty Duncan was at York Center Friday, stoppingby at the offices of Amandeep Singh, Justin Thind of Singh Thind& Associates & Prime Tax Team, to talk with members of the localIndo-Canadian-Punjabi press members. Duncan is the critic ...

Mentioned by iPolitics.ca (subscription) It's Ramadan: Former Minister Toews, did you get the job done? By Kirsty Duncan, M.P. | Jul 16, 2013 8:57 pm | iPolitics Subscription Required | Comments. Ramadan, one of the .... Safety and Emergency Preparedness? Kirsty Duncan is a Liberal member of parliament (Etobicoke North) and critic for the Environment.

Mentioned by Liberal.ca Reality Check: Budget 2013 and the Conservative Record on Skilled Workers ... Select an MP, Scott Andrews, Mauril Belanger, Carolyn Bennett, Scott Brison, Gerry Byrne, Sean Casey, Denis Coderre, Irwin Cotler, Rodger Cuzner, Stéphane Dion, Kirsty Duncan, Wayne Easter, Mark Eyking, Judy Foote, Hedy Fry, Marc Garneau, Ralph ...

Mentioned by Liberal.ca (blog) Reality Check: Conservative Spending Fictions in Budget 2013 Select an MP, Scott Andrews, Mauril Belanger, Carolyn Bennett, Scott Brison, Gerry Byrne, Sean Casey, Denis Coderre, Irwin Cotler, Rodger Cuzner, Stéphane Dion, Kirsty Duncan, Wayne Easter, Mark Eyking, Judy Foote, Hedy Fry, Marc Garneau, Ralph ...

Mentioned by Liberal.ca (blog) Why the Liberal Party will be opposing Budget 2013 Select an MP, Scott Andrews, Mauril Belanger, Carolyn Bennett, Scott Brison, Gerry Byrne, Sean Casey, Denis Coderre, Irwin Cotler, Rodger Cuzner, Stéphane Dion, Kirsty Duncan, Wayne Easter, Mark Eyking, Judy Foote, Hedy Fry, Marc Garneau, Ralph ...

Mentioned by Calgary Herald Environmental spending 'disappointing' The budget's minimal environmental provisions could severely affect Alberta if they impact bitumen exports and U.S. approval of the Keystone XL pipeline, said Edmonton NDP MP Linda Duncan. “Instead of both of the federal and provincial government ... But Liberal environment critic Kirsty Duncan said the budget's environmental provisions amount to nothing but “tokenism” and show that the Conservative government has no over-arching plan or goal for the environment. The budget also missed an opportunity for ...

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-410 An Act to establish a Pan-Canadian Strategy for Chronic Cerebrospinal Venous Insufficiency (CCSVI)

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-330 An Act to establish the Advisory Committee for Effective Treatment and Rehabilitation of Veterans with Service-Related Brain Injuries

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-280 An Act to establish a National Strategy for Chronic Cerebrospinal Venous Insufficiency (CCSVI)

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-236 An Act to amend the Public Health Agency of Canada Act (National Alzheimer Office)

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-220 An Act respecting a National Brain Health Education and Awareness Month

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-221 An Act respecting a Comprehensive National Strategy for Sickle Cell Disease and Thalassemic Disorders