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  • Her favourite word is environment.

Liberal MP for Ottawa Centre (Ontario)

Won her last election, in 2015, with 43% of the vote.

Today

Posted on Twitter We are the first generation to broadly experience the impacts of climate change. We are the first generation to un… https://t.co/K49XWaOy2q

Posted on Twitter Good thread. Our approach on climate is on ideas that work, are affordable for people, & strengthen the economy &… https://t.co/6F4ut0rJxJ

Posted on Twitter "Going to a Court of Appeal with a black gown on and a big briefcase doesn’t actually constitute a climate change p… https://t.co/emOQpdqcl8

Posted on Twitter Could not agree more. A core group of amazing woman in climate negotiations - including @JoTyndallNZ & 🇨🇦 Chief Neg… https://t.co/jEMXM2fpvr

Yesterday

Posted on Twitter Arriving at #COP24 tomorrow. A challenging but important week ahead to land the Paris Agreement rulebook. Proud t… https://t.co/kcD3LCK9UC

Posted on Twitter Great chats with #OttawaCentre residents. Lots of support for climate action including pricing pollution. Thanks… https://t.co/7uo7YXMFT9

This week

Voted No on Vote #975 on Bill C-392 Amend the Aeronautics Act, the Fishing and Recreational Harbours Act and other Acts (application of ...

Voted Yes on Vote #974 Private Members' Business M-151 (National strategy to combat plastic pollution)

Voted Yes on Vote #973 18th Report of the Standing Committee on Citizenship and Immigration

Voted Yes on Vote #972 on Bill C-90

Voted Yes on Vote #971 on Bill C-90

Mentioned by OttawaMatters.com MP McKenna says LeBreton Flats conflict has put NCC in tough situation The Member of Parliament, whose riding includes LeBreton Flats, is keeping a close eye on the drama between players in the RendezVous LeBreton deal. On 1310 NEWS' Ottawa Today with Mark Sutcliffe, Ottawa Centre MP Catherine McKenna said it's ...

A week ago

Spoke in the House on Carbon Pricing Mr. Speaker, it is really unfortunate that there is a new generation of Conservatives who do not seem to understand that climate change is real, that ...

Spoke in the House on Carbon Pricing Mr. Speaker, what Canadians want to know is whether the party opposite read the UN climate report. Do they understand that climate change is real? Do ...

Spoke in the House on The Environment Mr. Speaker, I thank my colleague for her hard work in the fight against climate change. We must tackle climate change, and we do have a ...

Mentioned by Globalnews.ca Liberals say Conservatives are politicizing loss of jobs at GM During Question Period Thursday, Minister of Environment Catherine McKenna criticized Conservative MP Pierre Poilievre for politicizing the loss of jobs at GM. more. <iframe src="https://globalnews.ca/video/embed/4712583/" width="670" height="372" ...

Mentioned by The Nelson Daily Kootenay Columbia MP Stetski visits China Kootenay Columbia MP Wayne Stetski made a trip to China on behalf of Canadian Government, joining Honourable Catherine McKenna, Federal Minister of Environment and Climate Change. The tour was part of Stetski's commitment when he was elected to ...

Spoke in the House on Natural Resources Mr. Speaker, I am pleased to rise. We know that we need to ensure that Canadians trust us when it comes to the assessment process for ...

Spoke in the House on The Environment Mr. Speaker, I am very proud of young people. Young people want climate action. For 10 years, the former Conservative government did nothing. We have a ...

Two weeks ago

Mentioned by FactsCan Catherine McKenna: Andrew Scheer has “no climate plan.” Catherine McKenna, the environment and climate change minister, tweeted last week that Conservative leader Andrew Scheer has “no climate plan.” The critique is echoed by Caroline Thériault, the director of communications in McKenna's office. Referring ...

Mentioned by Globalnews.ca Canada Post workers occupy offices of Morneau, other MPs to protest back-to-work legislation Members of the Canadian Union of Postal Workers (CUPW) occupied the offices of Morneau, MP Julie Dzerowicz, Minister of Innovation Navdeep Bain and Environment Minister Catherine McKenna. They are calling on the federal government to respect ...

Spoke in the House on The Environment Mr. Speaker, I would like to thank the member opposite for her advocacy on the environment and climate change. I look forward to heading to COP24 ...

Spoke in the House on Infrastructure Mr. Speaker, I am very proud that our government realizes that we need to take action on climate change. We have a plan, and it is ...

Spoke in the House on Questions on the Order Paper Mr. Speaker, the Minister of Environment does not have a YouTube channel.

A month ago

Mentioned by Kitchissippi Times Federal update: Investing in Ottawa Centre to build a better community Submitted by Catherine McKenna, MP Ottawa Centre –. I got into politics not because it's easy, but because it matters. It matters for our community, it matters for our country, and it matters for our kids. I'm proud that we've been able to work ...

More than three months ago

Spoke at the Environment committee on Main Estimates 2018-19: Vote 1 under Canadian Environmental Assessment Agency, Votes 1, ... Thank you, Madam Chair. Committee members, dear colleagues, I am happy to be with you this morning to talk about the 2018-2019 Main Estimates for Environment ...

Spoke at the Environment committee on Bill C-69 Thank you, Madam Chair. I would also like to thank the members of the committee. Thank you to our amazing chair and also to the members ...

Spoke at the Environment committee on Bill C-69 Thank you very much, Madam Chair. I certainly appreciate the opportunity to speak today about this important piece of legislation, and I really appreciate the hard ...

Introduced legislation Government bill C-69 An Act to enact the Impact Assessment Act and the Canadian Energy Regulator Act, to amend the Navigation Protection Act and to make consequential amendments to other Acts

Spoke at the Environment committee on Bill C-57 Thank you very much. It's always a pleasure to be before this committee. You guys do really great work and I love the fact that you're ...

Introduced legislation Government bill C-57 An Act to amend the Federal Sustainable Development Act

Spoke at the Environment committee on Main Estimates 2017-18: Vote 1 under Canadian Environmental Assessment Agency, Votes 1, ... Great, and thank you very much, Madam Chair. Good afternoon everyone. I am delighted to be here. I'm going to start by recognizing we're on the ...

Introduced legislation Government bill C-18 An Act to amend the Rouge National Urban Park Act, the Parks Canada Agency Act and the Canada National Parks Act

Spoke at the Indigenous and Northern Affairs committee on Ministerial Mandate, Declaration of Health Emergency by First Nations Communities in Northern ... Thank you very much. Mr. Chair, members of the committee, thank you for having invited me to appear before you today. As you noted, I'm joined ...

Spoke at the Environment committee on Main Estimates 2016-17: Vote 1 under Canadian Environmental Assessment Agency, Votes 1, ... Thank you very much, Madam Chair. Members of the committee, dear colleagues, I am obviously honoured to be here today with you for my first committee ...