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  • Her favourite word is projects.

Liberal MP for Ottawa Centre (Ontario)

Won her last election, in 2019, with 49% of the vote.

Yesterday

Posted on Twitter @VassyKapelos @PnPCBC @frank_boldt So gorgeous! Congratulations!!!

Posted on Twitter I saw firsthand @hassan_yussuff's commitment to advancing the interests of working Canadians when he headed up Can… https://t.co/E3oAwtv7CU

Posted on Twitter Great to meet a few of the @Technovation_CA semi finalists & @JenFrancis261, the Regional Ambassador for Technovati… https://t.co/MuQqYnfxqC

Posted on Twitter Un plaisir de rencontrer les demi-finalistes de @Technovation_CA et @JenFrancis261, l'ambassadrice régionale de Tec… https://t.co/HtCwBdAFrm

Posted on Twitter @JocLubczuk I promised to go back to do a cannonball!

Posted on Twitter A huge thank you @LaurieScottPC for the time spent working together to get shovels in the ground and important proj… https://t.co/qhGHoMqjgZ

Two days ago

Voted No on Vote #148 Question of privilege

Voted No on Vote #149 Opposition Motion (Censure of the Minister of National Defence)

Didn't vote on Vote #150 Concurrence in an opposed item

Voted Yes on Vote #151 Concurrence in estimates

Voted Yes on Vote #152 on Bill C-33

A week ago

Spoke in the House on Infrastructure Mr. Speaker, the member can rest assured that we have been approving thousands of projects across the country. Since the pandemic, every day we are moving ...

Two weeks ago

Spoke in the House on Infrastructure I wish everyone a happy Canadian Environment Week. Mr. Speaker, I want to thank the hon. member and his colleagues in the York region for their ...

A month ago

Spoke in the House on Canada Elections Act moved: That, in relation to Bill C-19, An Act to amend the Canada Elections Act (COVID-19 response), not more than one further sitting day shall be ...

Spoke in the House on Infrastructure Mr. Speaker, I am very proud of the progress that the Canada Infrastructure Bank has made. We have brought in new leadership and it is making ...

Two months ago

Spoke in the House on Infrastructure Mr. Speaker, I am always delighted to talk about our infrastructure plan, which is building projects across the country and creating jobs. There has been very ...

Spoke in the House on Proceedings on a Bill entitled An Act to Provide for the Resumption and Continuation of Operations at the Port of Montreal Mr. Speaker, in relation to the consideration of Government Business No. 5, I move: That debate be not further adjourned.

Spoke in the House on Canadian Net-Zero Emissions Accountability Act Madam Speaker, I move: That, in relation to Bill C-12, an act respecting transparency and accountability in Canada's efforts to achieve net-zero greenhouse gas emissions by ...

Spoke at the Transport committee on Main Estimates 2021-22: Vote 1 under Canadian Air Transport Security Authority, Vote ... Thank you very much to the chair and to committee members. It's great to be back in front of the committee. I want to start by ...

Three months ago

Spoke in the House on Infrastructure and Communities Madam Speaker, I am pleased to tell the member opposite that we have been able to approve, through my department alone, close to 2,000 projects over ...

More than three months ago

Spoke at the Transport committee on Canada Infrastructure Bank Thank you very much. I'd like to start by acknowledging that I'm in Ottawa on the traditional unceded territory of the Algonquin Anishinabe peoples. I'm really ...

Spoke at the Transport committee on Main Estimates 2020-21: Vote 1 under Canadian Air Transport Security Authority, Vote ... Good afternoon. Thank you very much, Mr. Chair. I want to thank my team, including my deputy minister Kelly Gillis, and everyone who has been able ...

Spoke at the COVID-19 Pandemic committee on COVID-19 Pandemic Madam Chair, I have decided to make my response in English in response to the misleading words that were spoken in the House yesterday by the ...

Spoke at the COVID-19 Pandemic committee on COVID-19 Pandemic Madam Chair, I want to make it 100% clear that the PBO confirmed that these projects exist, that they are creating jobs across the country and ...

Spoke at the Transport committee on Meeting Requested by Four Members of the Committee to Discuss their Request ... Thank you. Good afternoon, and thank you for inviting me to speak with you today. The health and well-being of Canadians have been and will continue ...

Spoke at the COVID-19 Pandemic committee on COVID-19 Pandemic Mr. Chair, we have already outlined the projects in which we are directly investing, and I will speak frankly to the hon. member. It was the ...

Spoke at the COVID-19 Pandemic committee on COVID-19 Pandemic Mr. Chair, the simple answer to the honourable member's question is to look at the 10-year agreement that the Conservatives signed on the gas tax fund ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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

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

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