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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 So proud of my staff for preparing shoeboxes for women in shelters in our community @shoeboxcanada #shoeboxlove http://t.co/TsP2TrN6TY

Two days ago

Posted on Twitter Holiday spirit on the Hill - 'Twas the Night Before Christmas read by my colleagues https://t.co/98ug2xiwxb #CPCTwasTheNight

Three days ago

Posted on Twitter Happy Chanukah to everyone celebrating! https://t.co/dxzrxhtIVp

Posted on Twitter With colleagues @ColinCarrie, @ErinOTooleMP & @PatPerkinsMP at @durhamcollege Bistro 67. Thanks for your hospitality! http://t.co/3bNFrwn4L9

Posted on Twitter Great lunch with great company at @durhamcollege's Bistro 67! @DC_Pres http://t.co/dUA7mPypKj

Posted on Twitter Touring the @AbilitiesCentre w Leo Plue, @PatPerkinsMP & Patrick McNeil. Great to see such an accessible facility! http://t.co/IvAAbosa69

A week ago

Voted No on Vote #310 on Bill C-603 Amend the Motor Vehicle Safety Act (vehicle side guards)

Voted Yes on Vote #309 on Bill C-43 A second Act to implement certain provisions of the budget tabled in Parliament on February ...

Voted No on Vote #308 on Bill C-43 A second Act to implement certain provisions of the budget tabled in Parliament on February ...

Voted Yes on Vote #307 on Bill S-211 Establish a national day to promote health and fitness for all Canadians

Voted No on Vote #306 on Bill C-524 Amend the Canada Elections Act (election advertising)

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 ...

Three weeks ago

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 ...

Mentioned by Spruce Grove Examiner 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 ...

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 month ago

Mentioned by CANOE Anti-marijuana ads based on science, not partisanship: Minister 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 replied the TV ads are based on science and aren't partisan. The multimillion-dollar campaign includes a TV spot that shows a human brain made out of glass tubes with thick smoke flowing through them. "(Marijuana) can damage a teen for life," the narrator says.

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

Two 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 ...