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Conservative MP for Edmonton—Spruce Grove (Alberta)

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

Yesterday

Posted on Twitter Today, @pmharper and @MinStevenBlaney announced a plan to keep Canadians safe from the evolving threat of terrorism. http://t.co/LBxC22uFHP

Two days ago

Spoke in the House on Access to Information Mr. Speaker, we take the issue of openness and transparency at Health Canada very seriously. We want to build the utmost confidence in our regulatory framework ...

Spoke in the House on Health Mr. Speaker, the member is correct that this issue did come to light, and I thank him for the work he did on this when discussing ...

Three days ago

Voted No on Vote #317 on Bill C-579 Reduce the effects of urban heat islands on the health of Canadians

Voted No on Vote #316 That the Standing Orders of the House of Commons be amended: ( a) to add the following after ...

Voted No on Vote #315 That the House call on the government to ( a) immediately present an Economic and Fiscal Update to ...

Voted Yes on Vote #314 on Bill C-44 Amend the Canadian Security Intelligence Service Act and other Acts

Voted No on Vote #313 on Bill C-44 Amend the Canadian Security Intelligence Service Act and other Acts

Posted on Twitter I truly enjoyed taking part in #BellLetsTalk today. Let's keep the conversation going. Thank you @Bell_LetsTalk http://t.co/F2NeiBIveT

Posted on Twitter Thank you to my colleagues @DanAlbas and @TerenceYoungMP for helping me to support #BellLetsTalk Day. @Bell_LetsTalk http://t.co/qgwPcGnGqK

Posted on Twitter Continuing the important #BellLetsTalk #MentalHealth discussion with @JohnBarlowMP & @StellaAmblerMP. #EndTheStigma http://t.co/VAiD2JTGjb

Posted on Twitter Supporting #BellLetsTalk Day with my colleagues @JohnWestonMP, @RobClarkeMP and @TedOpitz. http://t.co/tFqHyU2urY

Posted on Twitter Proud of my team for showing their support for #BellLetsTalk Day. @Bell_LetsTalk #EndTheStigma http://t.co/WhoxqJcCXV

This week

Spoke in the House on Questions on the Order Paper Mr. Speaker, the current voluntary drug shortage reporting system, which can be seen at www.drugshortages.ca, was launched by industry associations in March 2012 in response to ...

Mentioned by CBC.ca Thalidomide survivors still hope for funding after Ottawa misses deadline The federal NDP chastised the Conservative government on Monday for missing a deadline to provide funding to 95 thalidomide victims. The Thalidomide Victims Association of Canada had given the government until Monday to announce a funding package. But Health Minister Rona Ambrose told the group that it will take more time to determine how best to help them. "Thalidomide survivors just do not have the luxury of time," NDP MP Murray Rankin told the House of Commons during the daily question period.

A week ago

Mentioned by Spruce Grove Examiner Municipalities receive boost in federal funding Federal funding towards municipal infrastructure projects will see a boost this year as an increase to Canada's Gas Tax Fund has been committed until 2024, said Edmonton – Spruce Grove MP Rona Ambrose on Jan. 20. “Starting this year, the Gas Tax Fund ...

Mentioned by MorinvilleNews.com Ambrose meets with County mayors on funding From left: Sturgeon County Mayor Tom Flynn Mayor, Legal Mayor Ken Baril, Morinville Mayor Lisa Holmes, Hon. Rona Ambrose – MP Edmonton-Spruce Grove and Minister Responsible for Northern Alberta, Gibbons Deputy Mayor Louise Bauder, Bon Accord ...

A month ago

Mentioned by Stony Plain Reporter Ottawa's impact on the tri-region in 2014 Rona Ambrose, Edmonton-Spruce Grove MP and federal health minister, says 2014 was full of exciting announcements for Health Canada, which have already impacted the Edmonton-Spruce Grove constituency. One such announcement was the installation ...

Two months ago

Spoke in the House on Health Mr. Speaker, what was missed in the article the member is referring to and quoting from is that the law is now clear. Under the new ...

Spoke in the House on Health Mr. Speaker, this government has been taking a very clear leadership role on the issue of prescription drug abuse in many different ways, whether it is ...

Mentioned by Digital Journal Media Advisory/Photo Opportunity: Eve Adams, Parliamentary Secretary to ... 28, 2014 /CNW/ - Eve Adams, Parliamentary Secretary to The Honourable Rona Ambrose, Minister of Health, will present awards to the recipients of the Infoway Public Health Social Media Challenge, which encouraged the use of social media in public health. Ms. Adams will be joined by Ms. Rathika Sitsabaiesan, MP, Scarborough Rouge-River, Mr. Bruce Stanton, MP, Simcoe North, and Mr. Glenn Thibeault, MP, Sudbury, along with Graham Scott, Board Chair, Canada Health Infoway, and Michael Green, President ...

Mentioned by Canada NewsWire (press release) Media Advisory/Photo Opportunity: Eve Adams, Parliamentary Secretary to ... 28, 2014 /CNW/ - Eve Adams, Parliamentary Secretary to The Honourable Rona Ambrose, Minister of Health, will present awards to the recipients of the Infoway Public Health Social Media Challenge, which encouraged the use of social media in public health. Ms. Adams will be joined by Ms. Rathika Sitsabaiesan, MP, Scarborough Rouge-River, Mr. Bruce Stanton, MP, Simcoe North, and Mr. Glenn Thibeault, MP, Sudbury, along with Graham Scott, Board Chair, Canada Health Infoway, and Michael Green, President ...

Spoke in the House on Health Mr. Speaker, we have been very focused on this issue. As the member reflects, one in three Canadian children right now is obese, and we are ...

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 ...

Spoke at the Health committee on Supplementary Estimates (B) 2014-15: Votes 1b and 5b under CANADIAN FOOD INSPECTION ... In addition to the many months of consultations that we held with Canadians, this committee's careful review of this bill contributed to the successful passage of ...

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 ...

Three months ago

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 ...

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 ...