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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

Posted on Twitter I joined ⁦@liberal_party⁩ colleagues to warn about the $53B in deep cuts to public service jobs, infrastructure & c… https://t.co/zZAhd3Cgyt

Three days ago

Posted on Twitter You still have time to vote! Polls close at 9pm today. Visit https://t.co/CRPAKY3Be5 to find out where to vote. #ChooseForward

This week

Posted on Twitter Wishing you and your family a happy Thanksgiving holiday! https://t.co/4t6KcUpBAw

Posted on Twitter Happy Thanksgiving! https://t.co/FRuaiJxPsV

Posted on Twitter This weekend is the advanced polls! My team is working hard to get out the vote and having lots of fun, even in the… https://t.co/hmyiczAUc6

Posted on Twitter Have you voted yet? It's day TWO of advanced polls and there is still time! Be sure to avoid the lines on Election… https://t.co/Ed2zq5fFWq

Three months ago

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 ...

More than three months ago

Spoke in the House on Committees of the House Mr. Speaker, I have the honour to present, in both official languages, the 29th report of the Standing Committee on Foreign Affairs and International Development, entitled ...

Voted Yes on Vote #1379 on Bill C-75 Amend the Criminal Code, the Youth Criminal Justice Act and other Acts and to make ...

Voted Yes on Vote #1378 on Bill C-75 Amend the Criminal Code, the Youth Criminal Justice Act and other Acts and to make ...

Voted Yes on Vote #1377 Private Members' Business M-173 (Diabetes Awareness Month)

Didn't vote on Vote #1376 on Bill C-331 Amend the Federal Courts Act (international promotion and protection of human rights)

Voted Yes on Vote #1375 Ways and Means motion No. 34

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 ...

Spoke in the House on Committees of the House Madam Speaker, I have the honour to present, in both official languages, the 27th report of the Standing Committee on Foreign Affairs and International Development, entitled ...

Spoke at the Subcommittee on International Human Rights committee on Recognition of International Human Rights Champions Welcome, everybody. This is a very special meeting of our Subcommittee on International Human Rights, because this is the first time since the subcommittee was formed ...

Spoke in the House on Human Rights Mr. Speaker, the women and men who stand up to fight for human rights around the world, often at great personal risk, are today's heroes, and ...

Spoke in the House on Status of Women Mr. Speaker, I am pleased to rise today to talk about the real and tangible way this government is improving the lives of women and girls. ...

Spoke at the Foreign Affairs committee on Main Estimates 2019-20: Votes 1, 5, 10, 15, 20, L25, 30, 35, ... Thank you. Thank you very much, Minister, for being here. Thank you for all the work you are doing. I'm very happy you mentioned sexual health ...

Spoke at the Information & Ethics committee on International Grand Committee on Big Data, Privacy and Democracy Thank you very much. I'd like to begin with the lack of utility of the idea of consent anymore. When you want to use a certain ...

Spoke in the House on Committees of the House Mr. Speaker, I am honoured to table, in both official languages, the 25th report of the Standing Committee on Foreign Affairs and International Development entitled “Peacebuilding ...

Spoke at the Information & Ethics committee on International Grand Committee on Big Data, Privacy and Democracy Thank you, Chair. Thank you very much for being here and for your very informative testimony. I'd like to focus my questions on the foreign threats ...

Spoke at the Subcommittee on International Human Rights committee on Briefing on the Human Rights Situation in Iran Welcome, everybody. This is our second session of this year's Iran Accountability Week, a week that we've been holding through the human rights subcommittee since 2012. ...

Spoke in the House on Flooding in Ottawa West—Nepean Madam Speaker, the last few weeks have been emotional and difficult for communities along the Ottawa River. Two record-breaking floods have occurred now in three years ...

Spoke at the Foreign Affairs committee on Briefing on the Human Rights Situation in Iran Women were educated. Women were in senior positions. You spoke about culture. You spoke about law. If you look at the culture and law before 1979, ...

Spoke in the House on International Trade Mr. Speaker, Canadian businesses and consumers know how important the U.S. market is for the Canadian economy. That is why it was so important to negotiate ...

Spoke in the House on Kosovo Mr. Speaker, this year, Canada and Kosovo celebrate multiple anniversaries together. As we have just celebrated the 70th anniversary of NATO, it is worth remembering that ...

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 ...