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  • Her favourite word is parks.

Liberal MP for Ottawa Centre (Ontario)

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

Yesterday

Posted on Twitter I never underestimate how much a few minutes of exercise can help me face a jam-packed day. And running NYC streets… https://t.co/2RWEvrDsXj

Posted on Twitter Great point from @UNEP Tina Birmpili: early ratification of the #KigaliAmendment will enhance competitiveness inter… https://t.co/yOCHW3yzpY

Posted on Twitter "Sometimes the smallest nations on earth can achieve the greatest things for humanity" @ASteiner on #MontrealProtocol & multilateralism.

Posted on Twitter Tellement d'amis réunis pour encourager la ratification rapide du #KigaliAmendment. L'avenir de notre 🌍 en dépend. https://t.co/XfwZvydfAD

Posted on Twitter "This is the textbook example of what we need to do on climate and so many other issues" @ErikSolheim on #MontrealProtocol

Posted on Twitter So many good friends old and new meeting tonight to push for a quick ratification of the #KigaliAmendment. Our futu… https://t.co/8UFD86ZivD

Two weeks ago

Mentioned by Pincher Creek Echo Protest over visitor centre location This protest — organized by the Save the Waterton Field (SWF) group — coincided with a visit from MP Jonathan Wilkinson, secretary to Catherine McKenna, minister of the environment, climate change and parks. Wilkinson — along with Foothills MP John ...

A month ago

Mentioned by National Observer Few details on Trudeau's NAFTA climate strategy Both Foreign Affairs Minister Chrystia Freeland and Environment Minister Catherine McKenna have said climate change should be part of NAFTA re-negotiations, but so far both have stopped short in public of drawing the sort of unambiguous, clear line ...

Two months ago

Mentioned by The Globe and Mail Activist groups sue Environment Minister McKenna over Volkswagen investigation Environment Minister Catherine McKenna is facing legal action from several environmental groups who accuse the government of dragging its heels on investigating Volkswagen for duping Canadians with diesel engines. Volkswagen pleaded guilty in the U.S ...

Mentioned by Toronto Star Activists sue Environment Minister Catherine McKenna over Volkswagen diesel scandal OTTAWA—Environment Minister Catherine McKenna is facing legal action from several environmental groups who accuse the government of dragging its heels on investigating Volkswagen for duping Canadians with diesel engines. Volkswagen pleaded guilty in ...

Mentioned by TheSpec.com High water levels slow Randle Reef project; Phase 2 contract awarded Meanwhile, Catherine McKenna, the federal minister of Environment and Climate Change, was in Hamilton Friday to announce the awarding of the second phase contract, for $32.9 million. The contractor — a joint venture between Milestone Environmental ...

Mentioned by www.ottawacommunitynews.com/ Federal heating and cooling plants in Ottawa to undergo green makeover Canada's Environment and Climate Change Minister Catherine McKenna announces plans to modernize the federal government's 'antiquated' Ottawa-based district energy system on July 19 at the Confederation Heights heating and cooling plant on Heron Road ...

Three months ago

Didn't vote on Vote #342 on Bill C-311 Amend the Holidays Act (Remembrance Day)

Voted Yes on Vote #342 on Bill C-311 Amend the Holidays Act (Remembrance Day)

Voted Yes on Vote #349 on Bill C-23 Respecting the preclearance of persons and goods in Canada and the United States

Voted Yes on Vote #348 on Bill C-25 Amend the Canada Business Corporations Act, the Canada Cooperatives Act, the Canada Not-for-profit Corporations Act, ...

Voted No on Vote #347 on Bill C-25 Amend the Canada Business Corporations Act, the Canada Cooperatives Act, the Canada Not-for-profit Corporations Act, ...

Spoke in the House on National Parks Mr. Speaker, I would like to thank the member for Scarborough—Guildwood and the many citizens who have worked for decades to make Rouge National Urban Park ...

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

Spoke in the House on The Environment Mr. Speaker, the low-carbon economy fund will support the best and most innovative ideas to reduce our emissions for the good of our children and grandchildren ...

Spoke in the House on Natural Resources Mr. Speaker, unlike the party opposite, we understand that the environment and the economy go together. That is why we are putting a price on pollution ...

Spoke in the House on Parks Canada Mr. Speaker, our government is absolutely committed to the ecological integrity of our national parks. That is my first priority as a minister. We are working ...

Spoke in the House on Taxation Mr. Speaker, let me be clear to the member opposite. As we have repeated over and over, all revenues that are received to better put a ...

Spoke in the House on Indigenous Affairs Mr. Speaker, I would like to thank the member opposite for his advocacy on behalf of parks but also with respect to indigenous peoples. There is ...

Spoke in the House on Taxation Mr. Speaker, I was very proud the other day when all members of Parliament but one voted in favour of the Paris agreement. We are showing ...

More than three months ago

Spoke in the House on Paris Agreement Mr. Speaker, Canadians expect us to act on climate change, and that is exactly what we have been doing since we formed government. In Paris almost ...

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 ...