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Conservative MP for Edmonton—Spruce Grove (Alberta)

Won her last election, in 2011, with 71.10% of the vote.

Today

Posted on Twitter Canada is increasing funding, medical and military personnel support for fight against #Ebola http://t.co/cF5tOZqDag http://t.co/VVC5M4Rcde

Yesterday

Voted Yes on Vote #289 That, in the opinion of the House, the government should examine all possible options to ensure a fully ...

Voted Yes on Vote #288 That Bill C-583, An Act to amend the Criminal Code (fetal alcohol spectrum disorder), be not now read ...

Voted Yes on Vote #287 on Bill C-583 Amend the Criminal Code (fetal alcohol spectrum disorder)

Posted on Twitter Proud to partner with @RBC & @ParticipACTION to help young Canadians get more active. Read about it here: http://t.co/26eVI4pMl2

Two days ago

Spoke in the House on Health Mr. Speaker, as I said, everyone in this House and across Canada recognizes the incredible tragedy of what happened in the 1960s, and it reminds us ...

Voted Yes on Vote #286 on Bill C-40 Respecting the Rouge National Urban Park

Posted on Twitter Today is International Day for Elimination of Violence against Women, a public health issue that can't be ignored http://t.co/byMrSkF2t2

Posted on Twitter Honoured to meet Owen Layton and hear his experiences with #T1D and how Canadian research has improved his care #JDRF http://t.co/XZpzc8Ra0h

Posted on Twitter Great meeting with @TheHSF today. Thanks for all you do to improve the health of Canadians. http://t.co/9hC7RcBxhg

Posted on Twitter It was a pleasure to meet w @KarimaVelji & @canadanurses today.Thank you for your continued hard work and dedication http://t.co/V5xmJNmcTZ

Three days ago

Voted Yes on Vote #285 on Bill C-26 Amend the Criminal Code, the Canada Evidence Act and the Sex Offender Information Registration Act, ...

This week

Mentioned by Stony Plain Reporter Long-term funding for municipalities Stable funding for municipalities has long been an issue, but a recent announcement from the Canadian government is aiming to change that. On Nov. 10, Edmonton – Spruce Grove MP Rona Ambrose joined with federal and provincial colleagues to ...

A week ago

Spoke in the House on Health Mr. Speaker, it was in fact the Chief Public Health Officer, Dr. Gregory Taylor, who said that he had no concerns about NewLink's efforts to commercialize ...

Mentioned by Sun News Network Health minister says anti-marijuana ads based on science, not partisanship OTTAWA - The Conservative government is "going around scaring people to death" with "panicky" and politically motivated anti-marijuana commercials, Liberal MP Hedy Fry told the Commons health committee Thursday. Health Minister Rona Ambrose ...

Spoke in the House on Health Mr. Speaker, as the member knows, we invest very heavily in aboriginal health on first nations, but also specifically in the area of maternal health. I ...

Mentioned by Canada NewsWire (press release) Health Canada - Notice to the media - Canada, the US, and Mexico to attend ... OTTAWA, Nov. 19, 2014 /CNW/ - On behalf of the Honourable Rona Ambrose, Minister of Health, Wai Young, Member of Parliament for Vancouver South, will attend a joint toy safety event at the Product Safety Laboratory with Elliot Kaye, Chairman of the U.S. ...

Mentioned by PerishableNews (press release) Health Canada To Allow The Use Of 'Gluten-Free' Claims SASKATOON, SK - On behalf of the Honourable Rona Ambrose, Minister of Health, Member of Parliament for Saskatoon-Rosetown-Biggar Kelly Block announced Health Canada's intent to allow the use of "gluten-free" claims on specially produced oats and ...

Spoke in the House on Health Mr. Speaker, that is in no way the advice that has been given to us by the Chief Public Health Officer or anyone in the public ...

Mentioned by Canada NewsWire (press release) /REPEAT -- Media Advisory - Eve Adams, Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister ... ... Minister of Health and Member of Parliament (Mississauga–Brampton South), will provide opening remarks to delegates at the Innovating Child and Family Health Conference, on behalf of the Honourable Rona Ambrose, Minister of Health. MP Eve Adams ...

Mentioned by Canada NewsWire (press release) Government of Canada makes it easier for Canadians to choose gluten-free foods SASKATOON, SK, Nov. 14, 2014 /CNW/ - Today, on behalf of the Honourable Rona Ambrose, Minister of Health, Member of Parliament for Saskatoon-Rosetown-Biggar Kelly Block announced Health Canada's intent to allow the use of "gluten-free" claims on ...

Three weeks ago

Spoke in the House on Health Mr. Speaker, of course I expect Health Canada to take all drug safety issues very seriously and we will not tolerate any drug safety risks. The ...

A month ago

Spoke in the House on Health Mr. Speaker, I can reassure the member that I have now met with my provincial counterparts three times, most recently yesterday, to discuss their preparedness. In ...

Spoke at the Public Safety committee on Bill C-2, An Act to amend the Controlled Drugs and Substances Act Thank you, Mr. Chair. I'm very pleased to be here with all of you, with Minister Blaney and our officials, to discuss the government's respect for ...

Spoke in the House on Health Mr. Speaker, I can reassure the member that we have taken many steps and we have evaluated many options, including commercial options, options with the Department ...

Spoke in the House on Health Mr. Speaker, the member knows full well that Canada has been at the forefront of the Ebola response since April, providing funding, expertise and capacity-building on ...

More than three months ago

Spoke at the Health committee on Bill C-17, An Act to amend the Food and Drugs Act Thank you, again, Mr. Chair and committee members. I'm pleased to be here today to speak to the protecting Canadians from unsafe drugs act, or Vanessa's ...

Spoke at the Health committee on Main Estimates 2014-2015 Thank you, Madam Chair, and good morning to all the committee members. It's a pleasure to be here with you. Thank you for the invitation to ...

Introduced legislation Government bill C-17 An Act to amend the Food and Drugs Act

Spoke at the Health committee on Supplementary Estimates (B) 2013-2014: Votes 1b, 5b, 10b, 11b, 13b, 15b, 20b, ... As you know, members, in the recent Speech from the Throne, our government committed to expanding the national anti-drug strategy to address this very issue of ...

Introduced legislation Government bill C-2 An Act to amend the Controlled Drugs and Substances Act

Spoke at the Status of Women committee on Bill S-2, An Act respecting family homes situated on First Nation reserves ... Thank you, Madam Chair. Thank you to the committee for your work on this matter and the opportunity to participate in the committee's review of Bill ...

Spoke at the Status of Women committee on Expenditure Plans for Status of Women Canada in 2012-13 and Main Estimates ... Thank you, Madam Chair. Thank you to the committee for inviting me to be here today to discuss the main estimates and supplementary estimates (C) for ...

Spoke at the Status of Women committee on Improving Economic Prospects for Canadian Girls, Abuse of Older Women, and Main ... Thank you very much, Madam Chair. Thank you to all the committee members for inviting me to discuss the main estimates for the status of women ...

Spoke at the Government Operations committee on Main Estimates 2012-2013: Votes 95, 100, 105 and 110 under CANADIAN HERITAGE, ... Thank you, Mr. Chair. Ladies and gentlemen, members of the committee, good afternoon. As you know, Mr. Chair, I am always happy to appear before this ...