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  • Her favourite word is rail.

Conservative MP for Halton (Ontario)

Won her last election, in 2011, with 54.50% of the vote.

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Mentioned by BlackburnNews.com New Bridge Authorities Established Michigan Governor Rick Snyder, Canadian Minister of transport Lisa Raitt and Essex MP Jeff Watson at the latest border announcement, July 30, 2014. (Photo by Maureen Revait). Two new authorities have been established to oversee the planning and ...

Yesterday

Posted on Twitter Here we are at Comerica Park in Detroit. Beautiful night and a great game. #GoTigers #ButWeStillLoveTheJays http://t.co/kqKQvWtSm9

Posted on Twitter At Comerica Park watching the Detroit Tigers - JC got the Late Night Dog - fried egg, cheese and bacon on a hot dog. http://t.co/0Wn8P890AH

Two days ago

Posted on Twitter Happy 10th Birthday Billy! Here he is with his cat Saffi. #DoubleDigits #GrowingUpTooFast http://t.co/qg32DFM4fi

Posted on Twitter This is Billy after his very first kid triathlon - very very proud of him! Camp Appleby was lots of fun! http://t.co/ib1j3bKfCx

This week

Posted on Twitter Happy 13th Birthday to John Colin ("JC") Raitt! A teenager now..... #EveryYearGetsBetter http://t.co/xUAhll1wio

A week ago

Mentioned by Optimist Trade and goods movement on the table at South Delta discussion - Delta It was a real who's who at a roundtable Monday on improving the movement of goods for the Asia-Pacific gateway. The meeting included federal Transport Minister Lisa Raitt, MP Kerry-Lynne Findlay, Mayor Lois Jackson and others, including stakeholders ...

Mentioned by DigitalJournal.com Ministers Raitt and Findlay host a roundtable discussion on Canada's Asia ... VANCOUVER, July 21, 2014 /CNW/ - The Honourable Lisa Raitt, Minister of Transport, along with the Honourable Kerry-Lynne D. Findlay, Minister of National Revenue and MP for Delta—Richmond East, hosted a roundtable discussion in Vancouver today ...

Mentioned by Virtual Press Office (press release) Ministers Raitt and Findlay host a roundtable discussion on Canada's Asia ... VANCOUVER, July 21, 2014 /CNW/ - The Honourable Lisa Raitt, Minister of Transport, along with the Honourable Kerry-Lynne D. Findlay, Minister of National Revenue and MP for Delta—Richmond East, hosted a roundtable discussion in Vancouver today ...

Posted on Twitter Box-Office Woes: Age and Gender Gap Helping Fuel Summer Decline http://t.co/E85mvXmbov via @THR.

Mentioned by NG News Minister of Transport looking at future of eastern ferry funding New Brunswick Premier David Alward, federal Minister of Transport Lisa Raitt and Clare-Digby MLA Gordon Wilson at the ferry funding announcement earlier today in Saint John. Contributed. DCO-minister ferry02.jpg. Rodney Weston, MP for Saint John, Mark ...

A month ago

Mentioned by OurWindsor.ca Lisa Raitt being wooed to run for Ontario PC leader A movement to woo federal Transport Minister Lisa Raitt for Ontario Progressive Conservative leader launched Tuesday, joining similar drafts on Twitter for Foreign Affairs Minister John Baird and Tory MPP Lisa MacLeod. Now that Tim ... Tory MP Randy Hillier, meanwhile, has sent his caucus mates and the party brass a detailed letter urging "fundamental and necessary changes to address our party's structural deficit in engaging and including the public, our members and caucus into a cohesive and inspired team.".

Spoke in the House on Transport Mr. Speaker, car companies in our country are required to notify Transport Canada of any defects and process the recall as soon as they are aware ...

Voted Yes on Vote #224 on Bill C-6 Implement the Convention on Cluster Munitions

Voted Yes on Vote #223 on Bill C-2 Amend the Controlled Drugs and Substances

Voted Yes on Vote #222 That the debate be now adjourned.

Voted Yes on Vote #221 That the debate be now adjourned.

Spoke in the House on Transportation Mr. Speaker, indeed Marine Atlantic is an arm's-length crown corporation. It has the responsibility to ensure that investments by Canadian taxpayers are best used and continue ...

Voted Yes on Vote #220 on Bill C-32 Enact the Canadian Victims Bill of Rights and to amend certain Acts

Two months ago

Spoke in the House on Air Transportation Mr. Speaker, the carriers from the U.S. and Europe utilize the same standard every day as they fly through our airspace. As a result, there has ...

Spoke in the House on New Democratic Party of Canada Mr. Speaker, I would like to thank the chair of the transport committee for this important question. It is true that the rules have been very ...

Spoke in the House on Rail Transportation Mr. Speaker, I too have heard about the issue with respect to what is happening in terms of Cape Breton and this line. The rail line ...

Spoke in the House on Quebec Bridge Mr. Speaker, in this country we have rules that we expect railways to follow. They are very clearly set out in the Railway Safety Act. We ...

Spoke in the House on Natural Resources Mr. Speaker, in 2013, the ministers announced that we would be moving ahead with the world-class tanker safety program. Indeed, we struck a panel. That panel ...

Spoke in the House on Transport Mr. Speaker, just to be clear, there have been nine complaints in Canada regarding this faulty ignition switch. Two of them have ended in tragedy, and ...

More than three months ago

Spoke at the Agriculture committee on Innovation and Competitiveness and Bill C-30, An Act to amend the Canada ... Mr. Chair, it's very nice to be at this committee. I don't often appear here; I don't ever appear before the agriculture committee actually, but it's ...

Spoke at the Transport committee on Main Estimates 2014-15: Vote 1 under CANADA POST CORPORATION, Vote 1 under ... Thank you very much, Mr. Chair. It's great to be here today. It's nice to see everybody. I'm going to take us through our main estimates ...

Spoke at the Transport committee on Supplementary Estimates (B) 2013-14: Vote 5b under INFRASTRUCTURE, COMMUNITIES AND INTERGOVERNMENTAL AFFAIRS, ... Thank you very much. Mr. Chair, thank you very much for inviting me today to meet with you and your committee members. I'm looking forward to ...

Introduced legislation Government bill C-3 An Act to enact the Aviation Industry Indemnity Act, to amend the Aeronautics Act, the Canada Marine Act, the Marine Liability Act and the Canada Shipping Act, 2001 and to make consequential amendments to other Acts

Spoke at the Human Resources committee on Engaging Experience: Opportunities for Older Persons in the Workforce and Main Estimates ... Thank you very much, Mr. Chair, and thank you to the members of the committee as well for giving me the opportunity to talk to you ...

Spoke at the Human Resources committee on Fixing the Skills Gap: Addressing Existing Labour Shortages in High Demand Occupations, ... Thank you very much, Mr. Chair. Mr. Chair, members of the committee, it was only a short while ago that Minister Finley and I were here ...

Spoke at the Human Resources committee on Bill C-44, An Act to amend the Canada Labour Code and the ... Thank you very much. Mr. Chair, thank you. Thank you, committee, for inviting me here today. I echo Minister Finley's comments. As she has already stated, ...

Introduced legislation Government bill C-39 An Act to provide for the continuation and resumption of rail service operations

Introduced legislation Government bill C-33 An Act to provide for the continuation and resumption of air service operations

Spoke at the Human Resources committee on Supplementary Estimates (B) 2011-2012: Votes 1b, 5b and 7b under HUMAN RESOURCES ... Thank you very much, Minister. Thank you very much, Mr. Chair. If I may, I'd like to introduce my deputy minister, Hélène Gosselin, who is here ...

Introduced legislation Government bill C-6 An Act to provide for the resumption and continuation of postal services

Introduced legislation Government bill C-5 An Act to provide for the resumption and continuation of air service operations