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Conservative MP for Scarborough Centre (Ontario)

Won her last election, in 2011, with 35.60% of the vote.

A week ago

Voted Yes on Vote #104 on Bill C-525 Amend the Canada Labour Code, the Parliamentary Employment and Staff Relations Act and the Public ...

Voted Yes on Vote #103 on Bill C-525 Amend the Canada Labour Code, the Parliamentary Employment and Staff Relations Act and the Public ...

Voted No on Vote #102 on Bill C-525 Amend the Canada Labour Code, the Parliamentary Employment and Staff Relations Act and the Public ...

Voted No on Vote #101 on Bill C-525 Amend the Canada Labour Code, the Parliamentary Employment and Staff Relations Act and the Public ...

Voted No on Vote #100 on Bill C-474 Respecting the promotion of financial transparency, improved accountability and long-term economic sustainability through the public ...

Two weeks ago

Spoke at the Public Safety committee on Bill C-483, An Act to amend the Corrections and Conditional Release Act ... Thank you. I have just some further comments to Mr. Easter's concern. When we think back to the testimony that we heard from the witnesses and ...

Spoke in the House on Business of Supply Mr. Speaker, I am pleased to stand in the House today to oppose the motion put forward by the member for Timmins—James Bay. Our Conservative government ...

Three weeks ago

Spoke in the House on Privacy Mr. Speaker, again, the same answer is going to be provided for the same question. Of course, the Canadian government is concerned about the privacy of ...

Spoke at the Public Safety committee on Bill C-483, An Act to amend the Corrections and Conditional Release Act ... Actually, you brought up a good question, one that I asked the Parole Board of Canada in the last meeting. For example, in a 25-year life ...

Spoke in the House on Public Safety Mr. Speaker, unlike the New Democrats, who time after time raise the issue of increasing rights for prisoners, our Conservative government is primarily concerned with the ...

Spoke at the Public Safety committee on Bill C-483, An Act to amend the Corrections and Conditional Release Act ... Thank you. Just for the record, I want to make it clear that not in any way do I think the wardens are not capable of ...

A month ago

Spoke in the House on Public Safety Mr. Speaker, I am not sure if that member was listening to my last answer, but the Minister of Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness is asking ...

Two months ago

Spoke at the Public Safety committee on Economics of Policing and Bill C-479, An Act to amend the Corrections ... Thank you, Mr. Chair. The government moves to amend by adding after line 31 on page 5 in the previous amendment, which we just did, the ...

Spoke in the House on Public Safety Mr. Speaker, children are our most vulnerable and precious members of our society, and this government will do absolutely everything possible to protect them. Not only ...

Spoke at the Public Safety committee on Bill C-479, An Act to amend the Corrections and Conditional Release Act ... Just to address this concern, Mr. Easter did indicate that our government amendment, G-1, does include some of what you're saying in tightening up the type ...

Spoke at the Public Safety committee on Bill C-479, An Act to amend the Corrections and Conditional Release Act ... Thank you, Mr. Chair, and I'd like to thank all three witnesses for appearing today, especially Ms. Lee, for the courage to appear before committee and ...

Spoke in the House on Young Artists Mr. Speaker, this past fall I was excited to launch my third annual art contest, “A Call to all up and coming Young Artists”. This contest ...

Spoke at the Public Safety committee on Bill C-479, An Act to amend the Corrections and Conditional Release Act ... Thank you, Mr. Sweet. Leading up to a secondary question, the people who come into the parole board hearings, the families of the victims, must have ...

Spoke in the House on Fair Elections Act Mr. Speaker, I listened to the member's speech, and I am a little shocked that the Liberal Party would call this bill “voter suppression”. If the ...

Spoke in the House on Public Safety Mr. Speaker, privacy legislation prevents me from discussing the details of this case, in fact any case. However, I do agree it is important to determine ...

More than three months ago

Mentioned by insideTORONTO.com Home News Scarborough MP James honoured to pay tribute to... As Nelson Mandela's body lay in state in Pretoria last Wednesday, world leaders lined up to pay respects to the former South African president. Scarborough MP Roxanne James was with the Canadian delegation - which included Prime Minister Stephen ...

Spoke at the Public Safety committee on Supplementary Estimates (B) 2013-14: Votes 5b, 10b, 15b, 20b, 25b, 45b, 50b, ... Thank you. In your opening remarks you talked about the Beyond the Border action plan, a shared entry-exit program, and about having proper identification before the ...

Mentioned by Mississauga Anti-terrorism funding announced at UTM MISSISSAUGA — Scarborough Centre MP and parliamentary secretary Roxanne James made a stop at the University of Toronto Mississauga today to announce more than $1.3 million in funding for anti-terrorism research. The money is part of the Kanishka ...

Mentioned by insideTORONTO.com Home News Program to keep young people away from gangs... Local MP Roxanne James got some federal crime-fighting responsibilities and a new public safety program for her Scarborough Centre riding on the same day. Prime Minister Stephen Harper named James parliamentary secretary for public safety on ...

Mentioned by Sun News Network CHRISTINA BLIZZARD Roxanne James, MP for Scarborough Centre (L), Hon. Jim Flaherty, federal finance minister and Toronto mayor Rob Ford walk through the turnstiles at Kennedy subway station. Credits: Jack Boland/Toronto Sun/QMI Agency. CHRISTINA BLIZZARD | QMI ...

Mentioned by Marketwire (press release) Harper Government Supports Scarborough in Fight Against Gangs SCARBOROUGH, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - July 10, 2013) - Today, Roxanne James, Member of Parliament for Scarborough - Centre, announced that support has been extended for the crime prevention program, GangBusters (Multisystemic Therapy), run by the Agincourt Community Services Association. "Our Government is committed to ... "Through this project, youth are gaining life skills that will empower them to make smart choices and to stay away from gangs," said MP James. "Our Government's support is ...

Mentioned by MarketWatch (press release) Harper Government Supports Scarborough in Fight Against Gangs SCARBOROUGH, ONTARIO, Jul 10, 2013 (Marketwired via COMTEX) -- Today, Roxanne James, Member of Parliament for Scarborough - Centre, announced that support has been extended for the crime prevention program, GangBusters (Multisystemic Therapy), run by the Agincourt Community Services Association. "Our Government is ... "Through this project, youth are gaining life skills that will empower them to make smart choices and to stay away from gangs," said MP James. "Our Government's support is ...

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-293 An Act to amend the Corrections and Conditional Release Act (vexatious complainants)