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Liberal MP for Ottawa West—Nepean (Ontario)

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

Yesterday

Voted Yes on Vote #875 on Bill C-64 Respecting wrecks, abandoned, dilapidated or hazardous vessels and salvage operations

Voted No on Vote #874 on Bill C-64 Respecting wrecks, abandoned, dilapidated or hazardous vessels and salvage operations

Voted Yes on Vote #873 on Bill C-59 Respecting national security matters

Voted Yes on Vote #872 on Bill C-59 Respecting national security matters

Voted Yes on Vote #871 on Bill C-59 Respecting national security matters

Posted on Twitter Celebrating Eid on the Hill with the Muslim community and @JustinTrudeau - happy to see so many friends there!… https://t.co/h5tQ5vUocK

Posted on Twitter J'ai aimé parler avec les paroissiens lors du barbecue annuel à l’église St. Remi dimanche! I enjoyed conversations… https://t.co/oc0jTadtNJ

Three days ago

Posted on Twitter Happy Father’s day to my wonderful papa and to all the great dads in Ottawa West-Nepean! #FathersDay https://t.co/1jlkxMlez7

This week

Posted on Twitter Sending my best wishes to all those celebrating Eid al-Fitr today! May you enjoy the day with family, friends, and… https://t.co/kPTDgEFpVp

Posted on Twitter I also wish I was there! https://t.co/EViPHEZNLv

Posted on Twitter I’ve been a huge fan of @teganandsara since they headlined an Amnesty International Arts Jam in Calgary that I help… https://t.co/nR1xDgupkX

A week ago

Spoke in the House on Committees of the House Mr. Speaker, I have the honour to present, in both official languages, the 18th report of the Standing Committee on Foreign Affairs and International Development entitled ...

Spoke in the House on Export and Import Permits Act Mr. Speaker, the Arms Trade Treaty is an important treaty, which sets high common standards for export controls and seeks to prevent the illicit trade in, ...

Spoke at the Foreign Affairs committee on Main Estimates 2018-19: Votes 1, 5, 10, 15, 20 and L25 under ... Speaking of the grants and contributions and the FTEs, one thing I'm hearing from civil society is that over the years, not recently but over the ...

Spoke at the Information & Ethics committee on Breach of personal information involving Cambridge Analytica and Facebook Thank you very much for being here again. I think your testimony the last time informed much of our study and we have a much better ...

Two weeks ago

Spoke at the Foreign Affairs committee on Main Estimates 2018-19: Votes 1, 5, 10, 15, 20 and L25 under ... Thank you, Minister, for being here. Thank you for mentioning in your opening remarks the escalating humanitarian and political crisis in Venezuela. We know that the ...

Spoke in the House on Ovarian Cancer Mr. Speaker, every day in Canada, five women die from ovarian cancer. Women diagnosed with ovarian cancer and their families deserve to have access to new ...

Spoke in the House on Entrepreneurship Centres at Algonquin College Madam Speaker, I was honoured to cut the ribbon at the opening of Algonquin College's new Discovery, Applied Research, and Entrepreneurship building, or DARE, and its ...

Spoke at the Foreign Affairs committee on Situations in Somalia, South Sudan and the Democratic Republic of Congo Thank you. To address the issue raised by Ms. Duncan, I think the Arms Trade Treaty is going to go a long way to prevent the ...

Spoke at the Subcommittee on International Human Rights committee on Child Labour and Modern Slavery and Human Rights Situation in Democratic Republic ... After the elections, in conjunction with the entire international community, I made a statement to the effect that the elections were not fair, transparent, or credible. ...

Three weeks ago

Spoke at the Information & Ethics committee on Breach of personal information involving Cambridge Analytica and Facebook That's my next question. When people are engaging SCL, Cambridge Analytica, or AggregateIQ, particularly for elections, what are they buying? What we were led to believe ...

Spoke in the House on Export and Import Permits Act Madam Speaker, I would like to thank my colleague for all the work she did at committee on the Arms Trade Treaty, but I would like ...

Two months ago

Mentioned by Yahoo News Canada (blog) Hundreds of trees felled near Mud Lake to be replaced, NCC tells residents The NCC made the promise at an evening meeting organized by Ottawa–West Nepean MP Anita Vandenbeld in response to constituent concerns about the trees that were cut down along two of the main paths in the conservation area. Daniel Brunton, a ...

Spoke at the Information & Ethics committee on Main Estimates 2018-19: Vote 1 under Office ot the Commissioner of Lobbying, ... Thank you, Chair. Thank you, Commissioner, for being here once again. Earlier you mentioned the new EU rules that are coming into effect, the GDPR, and ...

Spoke in the House on Daffodil Month Madam Speaker, for years now, the Canadian Cancer Society, Canadian communities, and the government have had public policies in place aimed at making cancer history and ...

Spoke at the Information & Ethics committee on Breach of personal information involving Cambridge Analytica and Facebook Okay, as you know, in Canada, as was mentioned, we have very strong laws in regard to third party advertising. You say you worked for campaigns. ...

Spoke in the House on Budget Implementation Act, 2018, No. 1 Mr. Speaker, it is a tremendous pleasure to rise today to speak to the budget implementation act, the first step in implementing budget 2018, a truly ...

Three months ago

Spoke in the House on Net Neutrality Mr. Speaker, I would like to thank my hon. colleague from Oakville for his strong defence of net neutrality, something I support very much and that ...

Mentioned by Globalnews.ca MP pays tribute to Canadian comic Mike MacDonald MP pays tribute to Canadian comic Mike MacDonald. Ottawa West MP Anita Vandenbeld pays tribute to Canadian Comic Mike MacDonald, who passed away on Saturday at the age of 63. more. <iframe src="https://globalnews.ca/video/embed/4091904/" width="670 ...

Mentioned by DiscoverAirdrie.com Liberal MP Speaks in Airdrie A member of the federal Liberal Caucus was in Airdrie last night (March 13th) speaking to Liberal supporters about the current state of government. Anita Vandenbeld, who currently represents the riding of Ottawa – West Nepean explained what brought her ...

Mentioned by DiscoverAirdrie.com Liberal MP Speaks in Airdrie A member of the federal Liberal Caucus was in Airdrie last night (March 13th) speaking to Liberal supporters about the current state of government. Anita Vandenbeld, who currently represents the riding of Ottawa – West Nepean explained what brought her ...

More than three months ago

Mentioned by Hill Times Kosovo at a 'crossroads' 10 years after independence: Liberal MP Kosovo is at “a crossroads” 10 years after the former Serbian province declared its independence, says Liberal MP Anita Vandenbeld, who was on the ground to witness the celebration in the new country's capital city that day. “It is something that stays ...

Mentioned by Hill Times All hands from all parties on deck for democracy caucus debut Liberal MP Anita Vandenbeld, the chair of the all-party democracy caucus, says an event hosted by Carleton University on Feb. 6 will be a good platform for more people to learn about the new all-party caucus. The Hill Times file photograph. The all ...