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Liberal MP for Ottawa West—Nepean (Ontario)

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

Today

Posted on Twitter Tonight @JustinTrudeau spoke to a packed @SNMCca mosque to show solidarity with the Ottawa Muslim community. We mus… https://t.co/Euge9UPT8C

Yesterday

Posted on Twitter Tonight I am that 14 year old girl again! Never Surrender! ⁦@TheJUNOAwards⁩ Lifetime Achievement Award for Corey Ha… https://t.co/T8ZzEzZub1

Two days ago

Posted on Twitter I am inspired by the youth volunteers who organized the @ileadcanada conference today. It is vital we all come toge… https://t.co/QjOBcLmRqb

Three days ago

Posted on Twitter I share the horror and sorrow of the Muslim community here in Ottawa and around the world following the the heinous… https://t.co/uAw7dhMZaK

This week

Posted on Twitter Today the Ford government’s climate change denial tour arrived at @AlgonquinColleg which is at the cutting edge of… https://t.co/CTpdGfcmme

Posted on Twitter Thank you @BillBlair for visiting Ottawa West-Nepean yesterday to speak to @OWNFLA about border security, orderly a… https://t.co/Z3fuwi903w

Two weeks ago

Spoke in the House on Committees of the House Mr. Speaker, I have the honour to present, in both official languages, the 23rd report of the Standing Committee on Foreign Affairs and International Development in ...

Spoke at the Foreign Affairs committee on Canada's Role in International Support for Democratic Development I want to thank you very much, Mr. Greenhill, for some very fresh ideas, and also ideas on how we make sure that this happens this ...

Voted Yes on Vote #1003 Private Members' Business M-206 (Instruction to the Standing Committee on Health (level of fitness and physical activity of ...

Voted Yes on Vote #1002 Private Members' Business M-194 (Instruction to the Standing Committee on Human Resources, Skills and Social Development and the ...

Spoke at the Information & Ethics committee on Briefing on Security and Intelligence Threats to Elections Task Force I want to thank you, Minister, for being here today and also for the incredible amount of work you've put into this, making Canada, I do ...

Spoke at the Foreign Affairs committee on Bill S-240 I want to thank you very much, Mr. Genuis, for putting this incredibly important bill forward, and others before you—Mr. Wrzesnewskyj and others. I'd just like ...

Voted Yes on Vote #1001 on Bill C-83 Amend the Corrections and Conditional Release Act and another

Voted Yes on Vote #1000 on Bill C-83 Amend the Corrections and Conditional Release Act and another

Voted Yes on Vote #999 on Bill C-83 Amend the Corrections and Conditional Release Act and another

Three weeks ago

Spoke in the House on Human Rights Mr. Speaker, as parliamentarians, we are on the front lines of defending and safeguarding democracy. As representatives, we cherish our ability to speak out about human ...

Spoke in the House on National Defence Act Madam Speaker, I want to thank my hon. colleague, the member for London North Centre, for his commitment to our armed forces and particularly those LGBTQ2 ...

Spoke at the Foreign Affairs committee on Canada’s Sovereignty in the Arctic and Briefing with the United Nations Under-Secretary-General ... Thank you. Thank you very much for being here, and thank you for what you said about Canada's engagement on women and girls under the feminist ...

Spoke at the Information & Ethics committee on Privacy of Digital Government Services One thing I wanted to go into a little bit is the differing expectations that various Canadians have. Obviously there are elderly Canadians who are less ...

Spoke at the Foreign Affairs committee on Canada's Role in International Support for Democratic Development Thank you very much. It's very good to have you back on the Hill, Mr. Broadbent. We could probably be here all morning asking questions. I ...

Spoke in the House on Persons with Disabilities Mr. Speaker, last week, I hosted a town hall meeting in my riding with a panel of seven people, all of whom are living with intellectual ...

A month ago

Spoke at the Information & Ethics committee on Privacy of Digital Government Services Thank you. I'll be quick. My question is for Dr. Clarke. First of all, it's nice to see this kind of expertise right here in Ottawa, ...

Spoke at the Foreign Affairs committee on Canada's Role in International Support for Democratic Development Thank you very much. I'll be directing my questions to Mr. Deveaux. Kevin, it's good to see you again. I recall the years that we spent ...

Spoke in the House on Paul Dewar Mr. Speaker, I too rise today in great sadness after the passing of our good friend, Paul Dewar, who was taken from us far too soon. ...

Two months ago

Spoke in the House on Committees of the House Mr. Speaker, I have the honour to present, in both official languages, the 22nd report of the Standing Committee on Foreign Affairs and International Development, entitled ...

Three months ago

Spoke in the House on Chronic Fatigue Syndrome M. Speaker, I rise today to shed light on a medical condition that affects over 800,000 Canadians. Myalgic encephalomyelitis, commonly referred to as “chronic fatigue syndrome” ...

Spoke in the House on Signing Santa Madam Speaker, Christmas time is a special time for many children, but inclusion looks different for some children at this time of year. For deaf and ...

More than three months ago

Mentioned by Yahoo News Canada (blog) 'Completely unacceptable': Conservative MP on Bay ward robocall Ottawa West–​Nepean MP Anita Vandenbeld's robocall to her constituents endorsing her husband's municipal election campaign shows a "gross misunderstanding" of the code of conduct for members of Parliament, charged the Conservative MP who complained to ...

Mentioned by CBC.ca 'Completely unacceptable': Conservative MP on Bay ward robocall Ottawa West–​Nepean MP Anita Vandenbeld's robocall to her constituents endorsing her husband's municipal election campaign shows a "gross misunderstanding" of the code of conduct for members of Parliament, charged the Conservative MP who complained ...

Mentioned by CBC.ca Ethics inquiry launched into Ottawa MP's robocall The commissioner's office completed a preliminary review after some residents of Bay ward complained about receiving the automated phone calls from Ottawa West–Nepean MP Anita Vandenbeld in mid-October. In the recorded message, Vandenbeld ...

Mentioned by Hill Times Ethics commissioner opens probe into Grit MP Vandenbeld's decision to robocall for husband's municipal council ... Liberal MP Anita Vandenbeld is now facing an ethics probe over the decision to use her position to campaign for her husband, according to the federal ethics commissioner's office. ... In a statement she issued addressing concerns raised over whether ...

Mentioned by Globalnews.ca Ethics watchdog probing Ottawa MP's endorsement of husband's election bid Anita Vandenbeld is the MP for Ottawa West–Nepean. Her husband Don Dransfield ran as a candidate for city councillor in Bay ward in Ottawa's 2018 municipal election. READ MORE: Here are your City of Ottawa council members for 2018-2022.

Mentioned by Hill Times Diplomatic events: International Club hosts welcome tea, Nepal marks Constitution Day, EU journalism award winners ... Ethics commissioner opens probe into Grit MP Vandenbeld's decision to robocall for husband's municipal council candidacy. News|By Beatrice Paez 2:31 PM ET. Liberal MP Anita Vandenbeld disputes the notion that, in campaigning for her husband, she was ...