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NDP MP for Vancouver East (B.C.)

Won her last election, in 2011, with 62.80% of the vote.

Yesterday

Voted No on Vote #255 on Bill C-13 Amend the Criminal Code, the Canada Evidence Act, the Competition Act and the Mutual Legal ...

Voted Yes on Vote #254 That, in the opinion of the House, the proposed Port of Gros-Cacouna oil terminal, which will be used ...

This week

Mentioned by CBC.ca Ebola outbreak: NDP wants details on emergency plan for Canada NDP health critic Libby Davies has written Health Minister Rona Ambrose, arguing that Canadians need to be kept well-informed in order to maintain confidence in the Public Health Agency's ability to handle the crisis. Canadians, she writes, should "feel ...

Mentioned by CBC.ca Ebola: NDP wants details on emergency plan for outbreak in Canada NDP health critic Libby Davies has written Health Minister Rona Ambrose, arguing that Canadians need to be kept well-informed in order to maintain confidence in the Public Health Agency's ability to handle the crisis. Canadians, she writes, should "feel ...

Posted on Twitter #Ebola outbreak: #NDP wants details on emergency plan for Canada http://t.co/x33AtHuW93 #CdnHealth #CdnPoli

Posted on Twitter Health Minister needs to inform Canadians on #Ebola. Read my letter to the Minister here: http://t.co/OJfzmcdkES #CdnHealth #CdnPoli

Posted on Twitter The #MulcairPlan will deliver affordable national #Childcare under an #NDP government. #ChangeThatsReady #CdnParl http://t.co/bOvwr9n2hW

A week ago

Posted on Twitter NDP Leader @ThomasMulcair unveiled #NDP #Childcare plan: good for families; good for the economy http://t.co/iHMAU65nHV #ChangeThatsReady

Spoke in the House on International Development Mr. Speaker, there is more Canada could be doing now to help the Ebola response, but the government has not even delivered on its earlier promises. ...

Didn't vote 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 ...

Posted on Twitter So there we go; Canada will participate in ill conceived war #Iraq who knows how long. Proud of @ThomasMulcair #ndp voting No

Posted on Twitter Important vote in a few minutes #Iraq on whether canada is involved in military engagement with many questions unanswered

Mentioned by Am730 Vancouver Traffic News Vancouver East MP joins call for “New Hires” database A Vancouver opposition MP is joining the call for the federal government to give B.C. access to a database that would help it recover child support from parents who don't pay. Vancouver East MP Libby Davies said the delay is not reasonable. “There are ...

Spoke at the Finance committee on Pre-Budget Consultations 2014 Thank you to the witnesses for coming today. I'm the health care critic for the NDP and usually I'm at the health committee and not at ...

Spoke in the House on Health Mr. Speaker, Canadians are facing escalating prescription drug costs. One in 10 cannot even afford to fill their medication prescriptions. Canada has the second-highest spending per ...

Spoke in the House on Health Mr. Speaker, the parliamentary secretary and the government have not been clear at all. They keep passing the buck to the WHO, which is not the ...

Spoke in the House on Petitions Mr. Speaker, it is a pleasure to rise in the House today to present a petition that is signed by a number of people in Vancouver. ...

Spoke in the House on Health Mr. Speaker, I can say that Canadians expect their government to be proactive, not sitting around waiting. Let us look at drug safety. While the U.S. ...

Spoke in the House on Finance Mr. Speaker, the federal government should not be balancing the books on the backs of provinces. The Parliamentary Budget Officer's report clearly shows the government's fiscal ...

Spoke in the House on Health Mr. Speaker, maybe the minister should read the Parliamentary Budget Officer's report and find out that they are downloading to the provinces. I am glad to ...

Three weeks ago

Spoke in the House on Canada-Korea Economic Growth and Prosperity Act Mr. Speaker, my apologies to the member who just spoke for interjecting just before the questions and comments. However, I want to rise on a brief ...

Three months ago

Mentioned by Post MP Davies diverges from Mulcair's line on Gaza - Regina Leader NDP deputy leader Libby Davies is urging Canadians to "speak out" against the growing bloodshed in Gaza, but has declined to discuss with the news media her strong views on the Israel-Palestine conflict. While that is in keeping with party leader Tom ...

Mentioned by National Post NDP Deputy Leader Libby Davies diverges from Mulcair with stronger stance on ... OTTAWA — The NDP deputy leader, Libby Davies, is urging Canadians to “speak out” against the growing bloodshed in Gaza, but has declined to discuss with the news media her strong views on the Israel-Palestine conflict. While that is in keeping with leader Tom Mulcair's strict ... She also said she was “probably” the strongest pro-Palestinian MP in Parliament, and said there was fear among MPs to debate issues like boycotts, sanctions and other measures to pressure Israel. “If you are perceived to be anti-Israeli ...

Mentioned by Post MP Davies diverges from Mulcair's line on Gaza - Regina Leader NDP deputy leader Libby Davies is urging Canadians to "speak out" against the growing bloodshed in Gaza, but has declined to discuss with the news media her strong views on the Israel-Palestine conflict. While that is in keeping with party leader Tom ...

More than three months ago

Spoke at the Health committee on Bill C-17, An Act to amend the Food and Drugs Act Mr. Chair, this amendment deals with disclosure. It's a subject that's come up quite a few times, both in terms of this bill and in our ...

Spoke at the Health committee on Bill C-17, An Act to amend the Food and Drugs Act Thank you very much, Chairperson, and thank you to all of the witnesses for being here today. You're clearly experts in the field and it's much ...

Spoke at the Health committee on Bill C-17, An Act to amend the Food and Drugs Act Thank you. I guess we can take it that the government House leader, who controls the House agenda, for whatever reason made a decision to wait ...

Spoke at the Health committee on Bill C-442, An Act respecting a National Lyme Disease Strategy Thank you very much, Chairperson, and thank you to both of our witnesses for being here today. It's very heartening to hear about the research under ...

Spoke at the Health committee on Bill C-442, An Act respecting a National Lyme Disease Strategy Thank you very much, Mr. Chair. Thank you, Ms. May, for coming today. I think your bill is very important. This has been a long-standing issue. ...

Spoke at the Health committee on Marijuana: Health Risks and Harms Thank you very much to the witnesses for coming today. I'd like to pick up on a couple of things you said, but I have a ...

Spoke at the Health committee on Marijuana: Health Risks and Harms Thank you very much, Chairperson, and thank you to all of our presenters for being here today. I particularly appreciated hearing the comments that Dr. Tony ...

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-545 An Act respecting the provision of continuing care to Canadians

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-460 An Act respecting the implementation of the Sodium Reduction Strategy for Canada

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-445 An Act to amend the Canadian Human Rights Act (genetic characteristics)

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-374 An Act to amend the Bills of Exchange Act (rights of bill holders)

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-296 An Act to amend the Canada Consumer Product Safety Act and the Textile Labelling Act (animal fur or skin)

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-295 An Act to amend the Canada Pension Plan (designation of survivor)

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-263 An Act to amend the Canadian Human Rights Act (social condition)