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  • Her favourite word is ensure.

Liberal MP for Whitby (Ontario)

Won her last election, in 2015, with 45% of the vote.

Today

Posted on Twitter #CAN is taking further action to support those in #BGD/#MMR; +$12M in humanitarian assistance; Hon. @BobRae48 named… https://t.co/DwVB2zCvQu

Posted on Twitter @BobRae48 continues to demonstrate his leadership, advocacy & commitment to Canada & world. All the Best as you assist in work for #Myanmar

Posted on Twitter Thank you @CTJumpstart for investing $1.7M in the @TownofWhitby’s @AbilitiesCentre. All children deserve access to… https://t.co/xyBZbKk3LJ

Posted on Twitter @neil_chaudhuri @Talk_Leicester @dmuleicester @DChavannes_ this is cute!

Posted on Twitter @hshsprincipal Ummm...ok...this set me straight this morning. I will stop pouting now!😀

Yesterday

Posted on Twitter Congratulations to the #Baha’i Community of @TownofWhitby celebrating the 200th Anniversary of birth of Bahá’u’lláh… https://t.co/GEtWHuTYYo

Mentioned by durhamregion.com Federal government contributes $160000 toward Oshawa waterfront pedestrian bridge The work involves creating public green space on the site including a trail and the replacement of an existing pedestrian bridge. Whitby Liberal MP Celina Caesar-Chavannes announced last week that the federal government will contribute $160,000 toward ...

Three days ago

Mentioned by Government of Ontario News Ontario Making Transit More Convenient in Durham Region Steven Del Duca, Minister of Transportation, visited the Oshawa GO Station today with Celina Caesar-Chavannes, MP for Whitby, Granville Anderson, MPP for Durham, Roger Anderson, Regional Chair and Chief Executive Officer, Durham Region, Mayor ...

This week

Spoke in the House on Business of Supply Madam Speaker, about halfway through my hon. colleague's speech, he asked if the government has a plan for softwood lumber. Yes, we do. We can agree ...

Voted Yes on Vote #369 on Bill C-57 Amend the Federal Sustainable Development

Voted No on Vote #368 Opposition Motion (Support for forestry workers)

Spoke in the House on Federal Sustainable Development Act Madam Speaker, I am proud to stand here today to speak to Bill C-57, an act to amend the Federal Sustainable Development Act. I want to ...

Voted Yes on Vote #367 Private Members' Business M-108 (Contribution of ranchers and farmers)

Voted No on Vote #366 on Bill C-349 Amend the Criminal Code and to make consequential amendments to other acts (criminal organization)

Spoke in the House on Business of Supply Mr. Speaker, the hon. member opposite has used a lot of time and resources in focusing on the finance minister, but on this side of the ...

Voted Yes on Vote #365 on Bill C-55 Amend the Oceans Act and the Canada Petroleum Resources

Mentioned by durhamregion.com Huge Whitby GO facility nearing completion Joining him on the tour were Whitby MP Celina Caesar-Chavannes, Durham MPP Granville Anderson, Phil Verster, the new president and CEO of Metrolinx, the provincial agency in charge of transit in the Greater Toronto Area (GTA), and other officials.

A week ago

Mentioned by Government of Ontario News Whitby Rail Maintenance Facility Nears Completion Transportation Minister Steven Del Duca toured the new facility today with Celina Caesar-Chavannes, MP for Whitby, Granville Anderson, MPP for Durham, and Phil Verster, President and CEO of Metrolinx. The 500,000 square foot facility, which is on track ...

Three weeks ago

Spoke in the House on International Day of Non-Violence Mr. Speaker, it is with a heavy heart that I stand to commemorate the International Day of Non-Violence. All Canadians were shocked and saddened to hear ...

Spoke in the House on Oil Tanker Moratorium Act Mr. Speaker, as we move forward with the sustainable development goals, we know that goal number 14 is about life under water. I wonder if the ...

Spoke in the House on Education Mr. Speaker, before I begin, I was to attend a toast to the late Jim Flaherty from my riding of Whitby this evening in support of ...

Spoke in the House on Oceans Act Madam Speaker, my hon. colleague started her speech by talking about Canada being surrounded with water and it being critically important to each and every person ...

Mentioned by Huffington Post Canada In The March For Gender Equality, We Must Never Slow Our Stride Later that week, MP Celina Caesar-Chavannes delivered a powerful speech about body shaming to the House of Commons. In her address ... Plan International Canada Young women discuss the realities of gender inequality and the issues that impact them.

Mentioned by The Root Canadian MP Rocks 'Pretty Dope' Braids in Solidarity With Girls Shamed for Their Hair Canadian Member of Parliament Celina Caesar-Chavannes took to the floor of our upstair neighbor's legislative body last week and delivered a moving speech on bullying and intolerance of black hairstyles and features.

A month ago

Spoke at the Canadian Heritage committee on Systemic Racism and Religious Discrimination I want to first thank you both for coming and for your testimony. Thank you for your service to our communities. I'm going to ask very ...

Spoke in the House on Body Shaming Mr. Speaker, this week I have my hair in braids, much like I have had for most of my childhood. However, it has come to my ...