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Liberal MP for Ottawa West—Nepean (Ontario)

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

Yesterday

Voted Yes on Vote #175 on Bill C-6 Amend the Criminal Code (conversion therapy)

Voted Yes on Vote #176 Motion for closure

Voted Yes on Vote #177 Government Business No. 9 (Proceedings on Bill C-12, An Act respecting transparency and accountability in Canada's efforts to ...

Voted Yes on Vote #178 on Bill C-12 Respecting transparency and accountability in Canada's efforts to achieve net-zero greenhouse gas emissions by the ...

Voted No on Vote #179 on Bill C-12 Respecting transparency and accountability in Canada's efforts to achieve net-zero greenhouse gas emissions by the ...

Posted on Twitter Congratulations Class of 2021! https://t.co/lOQONIa0L2

Posted on Twitter And the sleeping quarters are modular to be able to accommodate any ratio of men to women - a result of GBA+ analys… https://t.co/OT5BtMPuot

Two days ago

Spoke in the House on Questions on the Order Paper Mr. Speaker, the care and support of ill and injured military members and their families remains a priority for National Defence. The Canadian Armed Forces is ...

This week

Posted on Twitter We MP’s would be nowhere without our hardworking staff! Nina has been supporting me in my PS role & I finally met h… https://t.co/MGmhAiMxvl

Spoke in the House on National Defence Madam Speaker, yesterday shows that the Conservatives are more focused on waging personal and partisan attacks than supporting the women and men of the Canadian Armed ...

A week ago

Spoke in the House on Questions on the Order Paper Mr. Speaker, there is no room in the Canadian Armed Forces or the Department of National Defence for sexism, misogyny, racism, anti-Semitism, Islamophobia, discrimination, harassment, or ...

Spoke in the House on National Defence Madam Speaker, our military has consistently contributed to international operations to deter terrorism, to defend human rights and to act as a force for good in ...

Spoke in the House on The Economy Madam Speaker, I am very pleased to respond to the member opposite this early morning on such an important issue. It goes without saying that this ...

Posted on Twitter Ottawa West-Nepean has many remarkable people who make a difference - like Michel Gravel who has spent years workin… https://t.co/F1b7txTsB0

Spoke in the House on War Historian Mr. Speaker, I rise today to recognize an exceptional constituent of mine. Michel Gravel honoured our soldiers and our country with his historical research. He ensured ...

Spoke in the House on National Defence Mr. Speaker, our government is committed to respecting and upholding human rights, international and domestic law, and the dignity of all persons. These disturbing allegations, I ...

Spoke in the House on National Defence Mr. Speaker, as I mentioned, our government is committed to respecting and upholding human rights during all Canadian Armed Forces deployments and operations. As the minister ...

Two weeks ago

Posted on Twitter We say their names with broken hearts. We denounce the monster who murdered them to incite terror and fear. We stan… https://t.co/m2t1QzRY7V

Posted on Twitter I am shocked and saddened by the news coming out of London, ON. Islamophobia and hatred have no place in Canada. My… https://t.co/kXcCRM7RSb

A month ago

Spoke at the National Defence committee on Meeting Requested by Four Members of the Committee to Discuss their Request ... Thank you very much, Madam Chair. I think the amendment would remove one of the problematic pieces of this particular motion, so of course we would ...

Spoke at the Subcommittee on International Human Rights committee on Briefing on the Current Situation in Turkey and Northern Syria and Briefing ... Thank you very much, Mr. Chair. I will split my time with Mr. Sidhu. I thank all the witnesses for their incredible expertise and testimony today, ...

Spoke at the Status of Women committee on Sexual Misconduct Within the Canadian Armed Forces Thank you. You've mentioned that you are working closely with Dr. Preston and the SMRC, the sexual misconduct response centre, and also with Lieutenant-General Carignan, who ...

Two months ago

Spoke at the Subcommittee on International Human Rights committee on Briefing on the Current Situation in the Philippines and Briefing on the ... Thank you very much. Witnesses, I want to thank all of you for your incredible courage and for the work you're doing for human rights in ...

Spoke at the National Defence committee on Meeting Requested by Four Members of the Committee to Discuss their Request ... Thank you. I want to start by talking about some of the things that are out there that are actually not accurate about what's going on ...

Spoke at the Status of Women committee on Sexual Misconduct Within the Canadian Armed Forces Thank you very much. I'll focus my questions on General Whelan. Thank you very much for being here this evening. A lot of what we have ...

Spoke at the Status of Women committee on Sexual Misconduct Within the Canadian Armed Forces Thank you very much. I'm very pleased that we have Professor Eichler on the line. I know there were technical issues. I really want to ask ...

Spoke at the National Defence committee on Impacts of the COVID-19 Pandemic on Canadian Armed Forces Operations, Access to ... Thank you very much, Madam Chair. At the last meeting, I had gone through a number of recommendations that we heard through the course of the ...

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 ...