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Liberal MP for Ottawa West—Nepean (Ontario)

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

Two days ago

Voted No on Vote #238 That the debate be now adjourned.

Voted Yes on Vote #237 That, in the opinion of the House, the government should: ( a) recognize the need to quell the ...

Voted No on Vote #236 on Bill C-323 Amend the Income Tax Act (rehabilitation of historic property)

Voted Yes on Vote #235 That the Fifth Report of the Standing Committee on Human Resources, Skills and Social Development and the Status ...

Didn't vote on Vote #234 That the Honourable Member for Foothills be now heard.

Posted on Twitter An honour to welcome to #OttWN Finance Minister @Bill_Morneau & PS @GPTaylorMRD to talk #innovation w/… https://t.co/nxfzvazkdt

Posted on Twitter At Status of Women committee @MaryamMonsef calls #Budget2017 1st feminist budget-the word 'women' appears 270 times-almost 1 per page! #GBA

Posted on Twitter Join Facebook live discussion today 12:30 as I welcome @Bill_Morneau to #OttWN on #Budget2017 #OttCity #CdnPoli https://t.co/oXA9GvxnPV

Posted on Twitter Proud to host @Bill_Morneau in #OttWN today for innovation discussion w/ students @AlgonquinColleg on #Budget2017 https://t.co/qPh5bYHLyV

Three days ago

Spoke in the House on Open Government Partnership Mr. Speaker, Canadians are proud that their government takes openness and transparency seriously. They appreciate the fact that their government gets them involved in finding solutions ...

Posted on Twitter What an inspirational group of young women from UofT shadowing MPs for "women in the House" this week… https://t.co/YyUbUTirlf

Posted on Twitter Remember to join me along with @OWNFLA and @iamIqraKhalid for a discussion on islamophobia tomorrow 7pm… https://t.co/zdFAJU0n1W

Two weeks ago

Spoke in the House on Justice Mr. Speaker, my constituents are deeply concerned about the way sexual assault victims are treated in our criminal justice system. Earlier today, the Canadian Judicial Council ...

Spoke in the House on International Women's Day Mr. Speaker, today is International Women's Day, a time for us to reflect on the hard-won progress of women and their male allies toward real gender ...

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 ...

Mentioned by Canada NewsWire (press release) New funding in support of women's sexual and reproductive health OTTAWA, March 6, 2017 /CNW/ - Today, Maryam Monsef, Minister of Status of Women, along with Anita Vandenbeld, Member of Parliament for Ottawa West-Nepean announced that Planned Parenthood Ottawa is receiving $285,000 for a three-year project to ...

A month ago

Spoke in the House on Nawfal Family Mr. Speaker, this weekend my heart was warmed by the generosity and love that exemplifies the very best of our community. The parishioners of Saint-Remi Catholic ...

Spoke in the House on International Development Mr. Speaker, the Federation of Canadian Municipalities recently announced a support project for towns in Jordan exposed to migratory pressures in the wake of the Syrian ...

Two months ago

Spoke at the Status of Women committee on Economic Security of Women in Canada First of all, I just wanted to inform the committee—I know most of you already know—that the official launch of the all-party parliamentary women's caucus will ...

Spoke at the Status of Women committee on Economic Security of Women in Canada Thank you very much. I'd also like to thank you, Ms. Gladu, for the work you did on the pay equity committee. I recommend that everybody ...

Spoke in the House on Gender Equality Week Act Mr. Speaker, I am very pleased to have the opportunity to speak in favour of Bill C-309, but first I would like to thank my hon. ...

Three months ago

Spoke at the Procedure and House Affairs committee on Subject matter of Bill C-33, An Act to amend the Canada Elections ... Thank you. I'd also like to ask about an element that is not in the Chief Electoral Officer's report, but is in Bill C-33. It is ...

More than three months ago

Spoke at the Procedure and House Affairs committee on Standing Orders and Procedure of the House and its Committees Could I make a suggestion? This will probably require the break. Maybe the analyst could look through it, and if there are some that have obvious ...

Spoke in the House on Violence Against Women Mr. Speaker, 27 years ago today, I was a first year university student. I remember walking the halls between classes, hearing the gasps of students huddled ...

Spoke at the Status of Women committee on Violence Against Young Women and Girls In Canada Thank you. Thank you very much for returning to help us delve a little deeper into some of these topics. I have a few questions for ...

Spoke at the Status of Women committee on Violence Against Young Women and Girls In Canada I thank Ms. Malcolmson for letting us know this just a few minutes before the meeting, but I don't know anything about this topic. It's the ...

Spoke in the House on Status of Women Mr. Speaker, during the 16 days of activism against gender-based violence, we are reminded that gender-based violence is far too common in Canada. We are also ...

Mentioned by www.ottawacommunitynews.com/ Algonquin College to receive $43M infrastructure boost Algonquin College will receive a $43-million infrastructure investment intended to help increase its capacity for creating jobs, contributing to research and fostering innovation. Ottawa West-Nepean MP Anita Vandenbeld made the funding announcement at ...

Mentioned by OttawaStart.com (press release) (blog) Algonquin College breaks ground on state-of-the-art $44.9 million facility President Cheryl Jensen was joined by Anita Vandenbeld, Member of Parliament for Ottawa West-Nepean, the Honourable Catherine McKenna, Minister of Environment and Climate Change and the Honourable Bob Chiarelli for the ceremony. Jensen gave ...

Mentioned by OttawaStart.com (press release) (blog) Algonquin College breaks ground on state-of-the-art $44.9 million facility President Cheryl Jensen was joined by Anita Vandenbeld, Member of Parliament for Ottawa West-Nepean, the Honourable Catherine McKenna, Minister of Environment and Climate Change and the Honourable Bob Chiarelli for the ceremony. Jensen gave ...

Mentioned by Government of Ontario News Ontario Supporting Innovation, Entrepreneurship for Ottawa Students Bob Chiarelli, Minister of Infrastructure and MPP for Ottawa West - Nepean, was joined by federal Minister Catherine McKenna and local MP Anita Vandenbeld at Algonquin College today to celebrate the start of construction of the new facilities.

Mentioned by London Free Press Visit a mosque, talk with the women ... these women are for their community and appreciate their range of thoughtful and progressive perspectives. Anita Vandenbeld, MP for Ottawa West-Nepean, is the former global manager of the International Knowledge Network of Women in Politics.