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NDP MP for Parkdale—High Park (Ontario)

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

Yesterday

Didn't vote on Vote #266 on Bill C-43 A second Act to implement certain provisions of the budget tabled in Parliament on February ...

Posted on Twitter Mulcair rips Sun cartoon - Politics - CBC Player http://t.co/CjNmA6aosR

Posted on Twitter Mulcair slams Sun editorial cartoon of Olivia Chow as racist, sexist | National Newswatch http://t.co/bQSXzWcjRe

Posted on Twitter My latest community newsletter: enviro bill, C-44, Rail Safety, His Holiness the Dalai Lama & more: https://t.co/YF8vfpfBkj #ParkHP

Posted on Twitter Proud of #NDP's landmark proposed legislation to enshrine enviro rights of Cdns: http://t.co/D3JAMljmxT @DavidSuzukiFDN @Green13Toronto

Posted on Twitter .@CBCToronto We take Halloween very seriously in Parkdale-High Park. #ParkHP #Roncy

Posted on Twitter Sign up to have my community e-newsletter delivered straight to your inbox; prepping a new one this aft: http://t.co/RYRXcAqpBC #Parkhp

Two days ago

Spoke in the House on Manufacturing Industry Mr. Speaker, deregulating safety is working so well. While the Conservatives allowed employers to bring in cheap labour to replace Canadian workers, they were also allowing ...

Voted Yes on Vote #265 on Bill S-211 Establish a national day to promote health and fitness for all Canadians

Voted Yes on Vote #264 on Bill S-221 Amend the Criminal Code (assaults against public transit operators)

Voted No on Vote #263 on Bill C-520 Supporting non-partisan agents of Parliament

Voted No on Vote #262 on Bill C-520 Supporting non-partisan agents of Parliament

Three days ago

Spoke in the House on Employment Mr. Speaker, it is not just ships they have abandoned. Unfortunately, the Conservatives have also totally abandoned southwestern Ontario. As good high-quality manufacturing jobs disappear, the ...

Spoke in the House on Canada-Korea Economic Growth and Prosperity Act Mr. Speaker, we have been asked a number of questions by the Liberal Party during this debate. I find its position a little hard to understand, ...

This week

Spoke in the House on Justice for Animals in Service Act (Quanto's Law) Mr. Speaker, I thank my colleague for his very thoughtful comments on this bill. I would like to ask him about mandatory minimum sentences, which are ...

Spoke in the House on Manufacturing Industry Mr. Speaker, the Conservatives' failure to support our auto sector has cost us another major investment. The Ford Windsor engine line would have secured more than ...

A week ago

Spoke in the House on Dalai Lama Mr. Speaker, it is my honour to rise in the House today to welcome back a friend and honorary citizen of Canada, His Holiness the 14th ...

Mentioned by insideTORONTO.com Parkdale-High Park MP Peggy Nash safe in 'very frightening' Ottawa shooting Parkdale-High Park MP Peggy Nash was safely in lockdown at Parliament Hill, Wednesday afternoon around 1 p.m. following an attack in Ottawa. A Canadian soldier was killed and Parliament Hill security guard wounded the morning of Wednesday, Oct. 22 ...

Mentioned by insideTORONTO.com Parkdale-High Park MP Peggy Nash recounts 'very frightening' lockdown in Ottawa Parkdale-High Park Peggy Nash remained in lockdown in a safe location at Parliament Hill early afternoon after a shooting attack in Ottawa, Wednesday morning, Oct. 22. “We were in our caucus meeting, I had left for a moment and was in a nearby corridor.

Mentioned by Toronto Star Four inside accounts of the deadly Ottawa shooting When the first shots were fired just before 9:52 this morning, Liberal Senator David Smith and MPs Adam Vaughan, Peggy Nash and Charlie Angus were among those trapped inside Centre Block. Here are their accounts. Liberal Senator David Smith and his administrative ... NDP MP Charlie Angus (Timmins-James Bay) said he was in an NDP caucus meeting in the Centre Block on Parliament Hill around 10 a.m. when the shooting began. “It sounded like there were three sets of rapid fire,” Angus said. The shooting ...

Spoke in the House on Business of Supply Mr. Speaker, obviously the NDP believes that the Canadian public needs to be well informed when it comes to situations such as a health crisis. People ...

Two weeks ago

Mentioned by insideTORONTO.com Peggy Nash to host online chat about child care Peggy Nash to host online chat about child care. Bloor West Villager. Parkdale-High Park MP Peggy Nash will host a Google hangout to discuss child care Friday, Oct. 17 at 2 p.m. during which she'll be joined by experts in the field and will take questions from ...

Mentioned by Insurance News Net Nash: We Have the Power to Create the Canada of Our Dreams The fight for good jobs and public services starts at the bargaining table - but it doesn't end there, New Democrat MP Peggy Nash told delegates to CUPE's National Sector Council Conference . "Collective action at the bargaining table needs to also be ...

Three weeks ago

Spoke in the House on Rail Transportation Mr. Speaker, the minister's reaction to the report on Lac-Mégantic yesterday seemed to suggest that she thought it was only the result of a few bad ...

Two months ago

Mentioned by insideTORONTO.com Home News Learn the latest on rail safety in Canada at... Parkdale-High Park MP Peggy Nash is hosting a meeting Sept. 4 at West Toronto Baptist Church, 3029 Dundas St. W. about rail safety. Learn about the federal government's role in rail safety regulation and what recent changes mean for our rail-bordering ...

More than three 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 ...

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 ...

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)