House of Commons photo

Track Peggy

Your Say

In Parliament

Elsewhere

Crucial Fact

  • Her favourite word is clause.

NDP MP for Parkdale—High Park (Ontario)

Won her last election, in 2011, with 47.20% of the vote.

Three days ago

Posted on Twitter #ndp has called for mandatory truck sideguards for yrs - now US investigating too http://t.co/WIa9xYmkXn #cdnpoli #biketo

Posted on Twitter Madness - can't continue: UN school sheltering Palestinians in Gaza caught in cross-fire; 15 killed http://t.co/LmIqufm9gK via @torontostar

This week

Posted on Twitter Conservative Govt legacy: Canada drops out of top 10 most developed countries list http://t.co/2d5rL9sS2c

Posted on Twitter Canada also needs tougher rules. U.S. releases extensive draft rules for shipping crude oil by rail http://t.co/FIcnPIuuoZ

Posted on Twitter Powerful words by Gabor Maté:. Beautiful dream of Israel has become a nightmare (via @torontostar) http://t.co/mbvbifsLRN

Posted on Twitter Powerful words by Gabor Maté: Beautiful dream of Israel has become a nightmare (via @torontostar) http://t.co/mbvbifsLRN

A month ago

Spoke in the House on Infrastructure Mr. Speaker, au contraire. Infrastructure is crumbling in Toronto, and all we get from this Conservative red tape brigade is more uncertainty and delay. Thanks to ...

Spoke in the House on Prohibiting Cluster Munitions Act Mr. Speaker, I would like to thank the member for Surrey North for his very eloquent remarks about this bill on cluster munitions and the failure ...

Spoke in the House on Petitions Mr. Speaker, I have three petitions. The first petition is signed by many members of our community on behalf of Jozsef Pusuma and his family. They ...

Voted No on Vote #224 on Bill C-6 Implement the Convention on Cluster Munitions

Voted No on Vote #223 on Bill C-2 Amend the Controlled Drugs and Substances

Voted No on Vote #222 That the debate be now adjourned.

Didn't vote on Vote #221 That the debate be now adjourned.

Spoke in the House on Prohibiting Cluster Munitions Act Mr. Speaker, I thank my colleague from Ottawa Centre for his excellent presentation and for all of the work he does on foreign affairs. He is ...

Voted No on Vote #220 on Bill C-32 Enact the Canadian Victims Bill of Rights and to amend certain Acts

Spoke in the House on Copyright Mr. Speaker, over 90% of published materials are simply not accessible to blind and visually impaired Canadians. The Marrakesh treaty on copyright seeks to fix this ...

Spoke in the House on Respect for Communities Act Mr. Speaker, I rise this evening to speak to Bill C-2, an act to amend the Controlled Drugs and Substances Act. I want to be clear ...

Spoke in the House on Safeguarding Canada's Seas and Skies Act Mr. Speaker, in starting my remarks, I would definitely like to thank my fabulous colleague from Scarborough—Rouge River for her remarks and for the great representation ...

Spoke in the House on Petitions Mr. Speaker, I am very proud today to present almost 18,000 petitions from people across Canada. Members might ask what the issue is that has generated ...

Two months ago

Spoke at the Industry committee on Impact of Research, Technology and Innovation on the Pipeline Industry So I just get one question. We're dealing with a subject that doesn't often come before the industry committee because we have here transportation officials and ...

Mentioned by insideTORONTO.com Home News Toronto MPs Nash and Optiz witness 'pivotal... A decade after first observing the so-called Orange Revolution Ukrainian election, Parkdale-High Park NDP MP Peggy Nash called Sunday's presidential election a “pivotal moment” in Ukraine's history.

Mentioned by insideTORONTO.com Home News Toronto MPs Nash and Opitz witness 'pivotal... A decade after first observing the so-called Orange Revolution Ukrainian election, Parkdale-High Park NDP MP Peggy Nash called Sunday's presidential election a “pivotal moment” in Ukraine's history.

Three months ago

Mentioned by insideTORONTO.com Residents voice concerns about the end of home mail delivery by Canada Post According to Parkdale–High Park MP Peggy Nash, no developed country in the world has ceased operations of its home postal services. But now, Canada is on its way to being the first to do so. A community meeting took place on May 3 in response to the ...

Spoke at the Industry committee on Subject matter of Clauses 175 to 192, 239 to 241, and 317 ... Welcome to the officials. We appreciate your being here. This is a difficult process for us, because what we're discussing here are elements of the omnibus ...

Mentioned by insideTORONTO.com Home News MP Peggy Nash to travel to Ukraine to observe... Parkdale-High Park MP Peggy Nash will join the Canadian election observer mission to Ukraine, helping to ensure free and fair elections on May 25. “Ukraine is at a critical juncture in its history following the events on the Maidan and the ongoing threats to its ...

Mentioned by insideTORONTO.com Nash, roundtable of health care professionals discuss state of palliative care in ... Parkdale-High Park MP Peggy Nash invited her constituents to join her in a conversation about a subject many find difficult: death. She joined colleague Charlie Angus, MP for Timmins-James Bay, who is spearheading a private members' motion that ...

More than three months ago

Mentioned by insideTORONTO.com Home News MP Peggy Nash named vice-chair of Canadian-Ukraine... Parkdale-High Park MP Peggy Nash was elected vice-chair of the Canadian-Ukraine Parliamentary Friendship Group by her MP peers at its annual general meeting earlier this month. “I look forward to working with fellow parliamentarians to strengthen the ...

Spoke at the Industry committee on Entertainment Software Industry in Canada —and look back and see how that developed. Mr. Chair, I'd like to use the rest of my time to move my motion: That the Standing ...

Spoke at the Industry committee on Entertainment Software Industry in Canada Thank you. Mr. Schmalz, thank you for your presentation. It's quite fascinating that you have had not only a window on the industry, but you have ...

Spoke at the Foreign Affairs committee on Situation in Ukraine Thank you very much, Mr. Chair. Welcome to all the witnesses. I know that sanctions have been something which the committee has been calling for here ...

Spoke at the Finance committee on Bill C-4, A second act to implement certain provisions of the budget ... Sure. I just want to say first of all that we support the amendments put forward by Ms. May, as well as putting forward our own ...

Spoke at the Finance committee on Bill C-4, A second act to implement certain provisions of the budget ... Thank you. Welcome to all the witnesses. I was struck during the presentation by the witnesses today. Ms. Blais, you called the process around Bill C-4 ...

Spoke at the Finance committee on Pre-budget consultations 2013 It's a longer discussion, obviously. I am concerned that our exports are down, and the government seems to have its foot partially on the brake when ...

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-548 An Act respecting a National Day of the Midwife

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-381 An Act to amend the Parliament of Canada Act (Parliamentary Budget Officer)

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-232 An Act to amend the Criminal Code (cruelty to animals)