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  • Her favourite word is young.

Liberal MP for Ottawa West—Nepean (Ontario)

Won her last election, in 2015, with 56% of the vote.

This week

Posted on Twitter Happy Victoria Day long weekend! Enjoy our beautiful city and spend time with loved ones. #PhotosByTAJ #Ottawa… https://t.co/3r3QojXFuc

Posted on Twitter Proud to join Afaagh Association fundraising dinner at the Ukrainian Hall in #OttWN in support of education for Eri… https://t.co/ZYgPCC8KuN

Posted on Twitter Listen to my statement on $5.3 million for Nelson House shelter in #OttWN for domestic violence survivors https://t.co/JmUoZc19Xw #EndVAW

Posted on Twitter #Tourism supports 13,000 jobs in #NCR region, listen to my question to @Gudie on #Canada150 & job growth #OttCity https://t.co/odpTCoZD0T

Posted on Twitter Listen to my question how #S226 the #MagnitskyLaw will give Canada tools to stop #humanrights abuses & corruption https://t.co/YgTcHJSZzc

Spoke in the House on Tourism Industry Madam Speaker, this summer, as we celebrate Canada 150, the national capital region prides itself on welcoming tourists from across Canada and around the world. Be ...

Spoke in the House on Housing Madam Speaker, I was pleased to announce $5.3 million for Nelson House, a women's shelter in my riding that has served our community since 1992, providing ...

Spoke in the House on Justice for Victims of Corrupt Foreign Officials Act Madam Speaker, I would like to thank my colleague from Selkirk—Interlake—Eastman for bringing this extremely important legislation to the House. I know that the impetus for ...

A week ago

Posted on Twitter Watch my speech on Bill C-309 at 3rd reading on establishing a #GenderEqualityWeek https://t.co/d2XhJc71PA

Voted Yes on Vote #285 Private Members' Business M-64 (Italian Heritage Month)

Voted No on Vote #284 on Bill C-322 Amend the Railway Safety Act (road crossings)

Voted No on Vote #283 on Bill C-291 Amend the Food and Drugs Act (genetically modified food)

Voted Yes on Vote #282 on Bill C-4 Amend the Canada Labour Code, the Parliamentary Employment and Staff Relations Act, the Public Service ...

Voted Yes on Vote #281 on Bill C-4 Amend the Canada Labour Code, the Parliamentary Employment and Staff Relations Act, the Public Service ...

Spoke in the House on Gender Equality Week Act Mr. Speaker, I want to thank my hon. colleague from Mississauga—Lakeshore for bringing this incredibly important bill to the House. I had the privilege of sitting ...

Two weeks ago

Spoke in the House on Business of Supply Mr. Speaker, I would like to thank the minister for outlining for the House the significant investments made by the government in infrastructure. We know there ...

Spoke in the House on Democratic Republic of Congo Mr. Speaker, I would like to draw the attention of the House to the current crisis in the Democratic Republic of Congo. Yesterday the UN estimated ...

Three weeks ago

Spoke at the Status of Women committee on Economic Security of Women in Canada Thank you very much. Thanks to both of you for your testimony on this. We talk about women and entrepreneurship, but I think what's often left ...

Spoke in the House on Criminal Code Mr. Speaker, I thank my hon. colleague from my neighbouring riding for introducing this incredibly important piece of legislation that takes a very strong stand against ...

A month ago

Spoke at the Status of Women committee on Bill C-337 Thank you very much. I want to thank all of the panellists. This is very compelling testimony. Again, I apologize to Ms. Brayton for the difficulties ...

Spoke at the Status of Women committee on Bill C-337 One of the things we heard in our violence against young women and girls study is that different groups of women experience violence differently. I noted ...

Spoke in the House on Committees of the House Mr. Speaker, my hon. colleague gave a very passionate speech about the need to do more for women, and I could not agree more. I wonder ...

Two months ago

Mentioned by Marketwired (press release) Governments of Canada and Ontario Announce Funding for Women's Shelter in the City of Ottawa Anita Vandenbeld, Member of Parliament for Ottawa West - Nepean, on behalf of the Honourable Jean-Yves Duclos, Minister of Families, Children and Social Development and Minister Responsible for Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation (CMHC), ...

Mentioned by satPRnews (press release) Governments of Canada and Ontario Announce Funding for Women's Shelter in the City of Ottawa Anita Vandenbeld, Member of Parliament for Ottawa West – Nepean, on behalf of the Honourable Jean-Yves Duclos, Minister of Families, Children and Social Development and Minister Responsible for Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation (CMHC), ...

Mentioned by Digital Journal Governments of Canada and Ontario Announce Funding for Women's Shelter in the City of Ottawa Anita Vandenbeld, Member of Parliament for Ottawa West - Nepean, on behalf of the Honourable Jean-Yves Duclos, Minister of Families, Children and Social Development and Minister Responsible for Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation (CMHC), ...

Mentioned by Marketwired (press release) CORRECTION FROM SOURCE/Media Advisory: Governments of Canada and Ontario to Make an Announcement ... The media are invited to join Anita Vandenbeld, Member of Parliament for Ottawa West--Nepean, on behalf of the Honourable Jean-Yves Duclos, Minister of Families, Children and Social Development and the Honorable Helena Jaczek, Ministry of ...

Mentioned by MilTech CORRECTION FROM SOURCE/Media Advisory: Governments of Canada and Ontario to Make an Announcement ... The media are invited to join Anita Vandenbeld, Member of Parliament for Ottawa West–Nepean, on behalf of the Honourable Jean-Yves Duclos, Minister of Families, Children and Social Development and the Honorable Helena Jaczek, Ministry of Community ...

Mentioned by satPRnews (press release) CORRECTION FROM SOURCE/Media Advisory: Governments of Canada and Ontario to Make an Announcement ... The media are invited to join Anita Vandenbeld, Member of Parliament for Ottawa West–Nepean, on behalf of the Honourable Jean-Yves Duclos, Minister of Families, Children and Social Development and the Honorable Helena Jaczek, Ministry of Community ...

Spoke at the Status of Women committee on Bill C-337 Thank you very much, Ms. Ambrose. I appreciate very much your evident understanding and appreciation of the severity of this issue and the systemic barriers that ...

Spoke at the Status of Women committee on Briefing by the Minister of Status of Women Canada and Main Estimates ... I'll pass over to Ms. Damoff, but I just want to remark on that particular comment. One of the reasons that I ran is that when ...

Spoke at the Status of Women committee on Economic Security of Women in Canada Thank you very much. I thank all of the witnesses and extend a particular welcome to Ms. Ballantyne. I note that your organization is based in ...

Three months ago

Spoke at the Status of Women committee on Economic Security of Women in Canada and Daughters of the Vote Thank you very much. Thanks to all of you for coming here this morning and making some very compelling presentations. My first question is for Ms. ...

Spoke at the Status of Women committee on Daughters of the Vote Thank you very much. I want to thank all of you because you're all incredibly articulate and well researched, and you're making very compelling arguments. Thank ...