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  • Her favourite word is countries.

Conservative MP for Newmarket—Aurora (Ontario)

Won her last election, in 2011, with 54.30% of the vote.

Today

Posted on Twitter Canadian leadership saving the lives of women and children across the developing world: http://t.co/uBUKw5piXW @Cathy_McLeod

Two days ago

Posted on Twitter I was deeply moved by this memorial, recently unveiled by Her Majesty The Queen, in honour of the Bomber Command. http://t.co/hjNyHCXsnu

Posted on Twitter With Prime Minister Cameron at the @GirlSummit in London. Leading with Canada on girl's issues. http://t.co/ZH6DEzh2Y5

Three days ago

Posted on Twitter Canada speaks up for girls at the Global Summit on Ending Child Marriage: http://t.co/1x99guw5Ri @GirlSummit #GirlSummit @HonJohnBaird

Posted on Twitter Minister @christianparad announces humanitarian assistance for those in the Philippines affected by Typhoon Rammasun http://t.co/KnFhQffAlk

Posted on Twitter Had very productive meetings with the British Dept. of International Development. Looking forward to the @GirlSummit tomorrow #GirlSummit

A month ago

Spoke in the House on Conflict Minerals Act Mr. Speaker, it is my pleasure to rise in the House today and participate in the second hour of debate on Bill C-486. First I would ...

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 Prohibiting Cluster Munitions Act Mr. Speaker, first, I reject all of what the member opposite has said about Canada's reputation on the world stage. We have a stellar reputation on ...

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

Spoke in the House on Strengthening Canadian Citizenship Act Mr. Speaker, one of the things that the former minister of citizenship and immigration ensured was that there were multiple welcome centres set up for newcomers ...

Spoke in the House on Eleanor Milne Mr. Speaker, in St. Paul’s Cathedral, in London, England, is found the tomb of the great architect Sir Christopher Wren. The words carved on his stone ...

Spoke in the House on The Environment Mr. Speaker, here we are, Wednesday night, after midnight. Déjà vu, all over again. Our government is committed to achieving Canada's targets and our record speaks ...

Spoke in the House on Economic Action Plan 2014 Act, No. 1 Mr. Speaker, my colleague spoke a little bit about the tax credit for search and rescue. I know that he lives in Vancouver, so he is ...

Two months ago

Spoke in the House on International Trade Mr. Speaker, deepening Canada's trade and investment ties with the largest, most dynamic, and fastest growing markets in the world, such as China, is a central ...

Spoke in the House on Aboriginal Affairs Mr. Speaker, I am pleased to rise to speak to the question from the hon. member for Algoma—Manitoulin—Kapuskasing, a pretty part of Ontario. Our government remains ...

Spoke at the Foreign Affairs committee on Protection of Children and Youth in Developing Countries Thank you very much, Mr. Chair. It's very good to have you here with us, Dr. Singer. We spoke last week at the MNCH conference. Patricia, ...

Spoke at the Foreign Affairs committee on Protection of Children and Youth in Developing Countries Oh, my word. You spoke about the discipline used in schools. My daughter is currently teaching in west Africa. She's teaching grade 4 and 5 English ...

Three months ago

Spoke at the Foreign Affairs committee on Corporate Practices by Companies Supplying and Manufacturing Products in Developing Countries for ... Thank you very much, Mr. Chair. Thank you, gentlemen, for being here. I was in Bangladesh four years ago, so I have a little bit of ...

More than three months ago

Spoke at the Government Operations committee on Study on the Government's Open Data Practices Thank you, Mr. Chair, and thank you for having me back to the committee. To all the witnesses, I'm just subbing in for one of my ...

Spoke at the Foreign Affairs committee on Main Estimates 2014-15: Votes 1, 5, 10, 15, L20 and L25 under ... Thank you, Minister. I had the opportunity a year ago to visit a hospital in Cameroon. It's actually a hospital that was started by Father Émile ...

Spoke at the Foreign Affairs committee on Situation in Ukraine Thank you, Ms. Stein, for your insights into this. Following up on the question that Mr. Garneau posed, you talked a little bit about political sanctions, ...

Spoke at the Government Operations committee on Study on the Government's Open Data Practices Thank you, Chair. Witnesses, I'm only a visitor to this committee. I'm filling in for one of my colleagues, but I find this discussion really exciting, ...

Mentioned by YorkRegion.com Newmarket-Aurora MP Lois Brown hosts tax clinics Newmarket-Aurora MP Lois Brown, in partnership with Canada Revenue Agency, will host free income tax clinics at her constituency office, 16600 Bayview Ave., Suite 206, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. until April 11. The clinics are free if you qualify based on income, ...

Spoke at the Foreign Affairs committee on Situation in Ukraine Thank you, Mr. Chair. Thank you very much for being here. This is a very important issue and is one with which Canada is very much ...

Mentioned by Marketwired (press release) Filipino-Canadians Unite to Raise Funds for Victims of Typhoon Haiyan 17, 2013) - Speaking at a fundraising musical concert by local Filipino-Canadian artists, Lois Brown, Member of Parliament and Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of International Development, Christian Paradis, commended the compassion and ...

Mentioned by Mississauga MP meets with Rotary Club of Mississauga-Meadowvale MISSISSAUGA — Newmarket-Aurora MP Lois Brown will meet with the Rotary Club of Mississauga-Meadowvale on Nov. 15 to talk about Ottawa's role in fighting polio around the world. Brown will address the club and its guests from noon-1:30 p.m. at the ...

Mentioned by Canada NewsWire (press release) Harper Government Takes Action To End Violence Against Women and Girls in ... 9, 2013 /CNW/ - Today, the Honourable Dr. Kellie Leitch, Minister of Labour and Minister of Status of Women, along with Lois Brown, Member of Parliament for Newmarket-Aurora, announced Government of Canada support for a new project to address the trafficking of women and girls in York Region. "Our government is committed to eliminating all forms of ... "Ensuring the security of women and girls across Canada is a priority for the Harper government," said MP Brown. "This new project will address the problem of ...

Mentioned by YorkRegion.com MP Brown supported foreign aid policies I agree with Mr. Porter and, at one time, so did Newmarket-Aurora MP Lois Brown. At her Jan. 15 pre-budget consultation meeting at the Aurora Cultural Centre, the president of the Aurora Seniors Association recommended the government re-evaluate foreign ...

Mentioned by YorkRegion.com York hospitals won't hike parking rates “We put it into the budget to close a loop hole and make the rules the same for everyone,” Newmarket-Aurora MP Lois Brown said. Some hospitals skirted the HST by having their charitable foundations run and benefit from the parking charges, but this change ...