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  • Her favourite word is able.

Liberal MP for Ottawa West—Nepean (Ontario)

Won her last election, in 2019, with 46% of the vote.

This week

Posted on Twitter I’m very concerned by the conviction of @mariaressa in the Philippines for cyber-libel. Maria Ressa testified about… https://t.co/k8uYSMaiYf

A week ago

Posted on Twitter Les artistes talentueux de notre circonscription d'Ottawa-Ouest-Nepean se sont réunis pour enregistrer une célébrat… https://t.co/2HNz2Fjxq6

Posted on Twitter Si vous avez manqué notre célébration de 90 minutes de la Journée du Canada en direct sur Facebook avec des musicie… https://t.co/Z4u1NZ9OCg

Posted on Twitter The talented musicians, dancers & poets of Ottawa West-Nepean came together to record a 90-minute virtual… https://t.co/TWoJippHSO

Posted on Twitter Happy Canada Day everyone! Bonne fête du Canada! https://t.co/iM1awdoboR

Posted on Twitter What a great way to spend a beautiful evening - delivering Canada Flags to constituents! #HappyCanadaDay to everyon… https://t.co/pROpiUuzuM

Three weeks ago

Spoke in the House on Business of Supply Madam Chair, I would first like to echo the hon. minister's comment about hard-working public servants. The National Capital Commission plays a vital role in preserving ...

A month ago

Spoke at the COVID-19 Pandemic committee on COVID-19 Pandemic Mr. Chair, as Canadians turn inward to focus on the COVID-19 emergency, we must not forget about human rights abuses around the world. I joined a ...

Spoke in the House on Community Service Mr. Speaker, at a time when our country is facing one of its greatest challenges, I am very encouraged every day to see how Canadians are ...

Two months ago

Spoke in the House on Proceedings of the House and Committees Mr. Speaker, I am honoured to have the opportunity to speak in this debate today. As my colleagues will agree, these are unprecedented times, which calls ...

Spoke in the House on National Defence Mr. Speaker, in times of crisis, the Canadian Armed Forces has always been there for Canadians. At this time, Canadians and members of the forces are ...

More than three months ago

Spoke at the Subcommittee on International Human Rights committee on Briefing on the World Food Programme Thank you very much. It's good to see you once again. Thank you for your previous appearance before the committee. I, too, before politics did a ...

Spoke at the National Defence committee on Subject matter of Supplementary Estimates (B), 2019-20: Votes 1b and 5b under ... Thank you very much. I want to thank you, Minister, for being here today and for being so forthcoming in your answers. I also want to ...

Spoke at the Subcommittee on International Human Rights committee on Committee Business, Election of Chair, and Election of Vice-Chairs In danger of piling more on to what actually sounds like really worthwhile studies that my colleagues have put forward—and I like all of them, actually—I ...

Spoke at the National Defence committee on Briefing on Operation IMPACT in Iraq Thanks very much. I would like to echo the words of my colleagues in terms of thanks for your service and the service of our women ...

Spoke in the House on Ontario By-elections Madam Speaker, I rise in this House today to speak about the provincial by-elections held yesterday in Ottawa—Vanier and Orléans. Voters in both ridings sent a ...

Spoke in the House on Manyok Akol Fundraiser Mr. Speaker, on Sunday I had the pleasure of joining a remarkable group of young people in my riding who represent the best in our community. ...

Spoke at the National Defence committee on Election of Vice-Chairs Well, the 100th report of the procedure and House affairs committee included advice for the consideration of committees of the House of Commons in the 43rd ...

Spoke in the House on Royal Canadian Mounted Police Act Mr. Speaker, I am very grateful today to have the opportunity to debate Bill C-3, which would create an independent oversight body, the public review and ...

Spoke in the House on The Environment Mr. Speaker, the holiday season is here, a time of giving and sharing with those around us. However, every year during this season Canadians throw away ...

Voted No on Vote #8 Address in Reply to the Speech from the Throne (amendment)

Voted No on Vote #7 Address in Reply to the Speech from the Throne (subamendment)

Voted No on Vote #6 Address in Reply to the Speech from the Throne (subamendment)

Voted Yes on Vote #5 3rd reading and adoption of Bill C-2, An Act for granting to Her Majesty certain sums of money ...

Voted Yes on Vote #4 Concurrence at report stage of Bill C-2, An Act for granting to Her Majesty certain sums of money ...

Spoke at the Justice committee on Nomination of the Honourable Nicholas Kasirer to the Supreme Court of Canada Thank you very much, Mr. Chair, and thank you, Minister Lametti. Ms. Campbell, my question follows up on something you said in an earlier response about ...

Spoke at the Subcommittee on International Human Rights committee on Briefing on the Global Human Rights Situation of Christians Before we go in camera, I first want to say that probably one of the most profound events of my last four years as a member ...

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 ...