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  • Her favourite word is ceta.

Liberal MP for University—Rosedale (Ontario)

Won her last election, in 2015, with 50% of the vote.

Yesterday

Posted on Twitter Wishing a joyful Eid al-Fitr to all Muslims celebrating. Eid Mubarak! / Souhaitant un joyeux Eid aux musulmans qui célèbrent! #Eidalfitr2017

Posted on Twitter Bonne #SaintJean à tous nos ami-es qui célèbrent aujourd'hui! / Happy #SaintJean to all our friends celebrating today!

Posted on Twitter Devastated by yesterday's twin terrorist attacks on innocent civilians & police in #Pakistan.

Posted on Twitter Dévastée par les deux attaques terroristes d'hier contre des civils et des policiers innocents au #Pakistan.

Two days ago

Posted on Twitter Researchers around the 🌎 – including Canadian expats – 🇨🇦 Canada is hiring! @UofT #Canada150 More info:… https://t.co/VWRYgyGhOH

Posted on Twitter Le 🇨🇦 recrute des chercheurs+chercheuses de partout au 🌎 - y compris nos expatrié-es! @UofT #Canada150 Plus d'info:… https://t.co/1MGAiYZhku

Three days ago

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

This week

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, ...

Voted Yes on Vote #346 on Bill S-3 Amend the Indian Act (elimination of sex-based inequities in registration)

A week ago

Mentioned by ReliefWeb Canada contributes to improving security in Central America Following her participation at the Conference on Prosperity and Security in Central America, the Honourable Chrystia Freeland, Minister of Foreign Affairs, today announced that the Government of Canada is contributing more than $7.3 million to help ...

Mentioned by JD Supra (press release) NAFTA News - June 2017 Chrystia Freeland, P.C., M.P.: A well-known journalist and author before jumping into the political arena, Freeland received her undergraduate degree from Harvard University before continuing her studies on a Rhodes Scholarship at the University of ...

Two weeks ago

Spoke in the House on Foreign Affairs Mr. Speaker, yesterday our government was truly delighted to announce that Canada will be the new co-chair of the Equal Rights Coalition. The coalition is made ...

Mentioned by Lifesite Canadian foreign minister: Defending abortion, LGBT is 'at the core of our foreign policy' Canadian values include “feminism and the promotion of the rights of women and girls,” Chrystia Freeland said in an address laying out Trudeau's vision for Canada's international role. And when more ... “That includes sexual reproductive rights ...

Mentioned by National Post Terry Glavin: Chrystia Freeland was mistaken to put the blame for the shattered world order strictly on Trump As an exercise in eloquently sugarcoating the facts of the shattered world order and Canada's precarious place within the ruins, Foreign Affairs Minister Chrystia Freeland's speech in the House of Commons on Tuesday was a masterwork of tact and ...

Mentioned by The Globe and Mail Politics Briefing: Liberals announce change in defence policy Yesterday, Chrystia Freeland laid out the government's post-Trump vision for foreign relations. You can read the full half-hour speech here. The tl;dr version is: because the United States has shrugged off “the burden of world leadership,” Canada and ...

Mentioned by Ottawa Citizen Glavin: America abandoned the world under Obama – not Trump As an exercise in eloquently sugar-coating the facts of the shattered world order and Canada's precarious place within the ruins, Foreign Affairs Minister Chrystia Freeland's speech in the House of Commons Tuesday was a masterwork of tact and sobriety ...

Spoke in the House on Canadian Foreign Policy moved: That the House (a) recognize that the government is committed to a foreign policy that supports multilateralism and rules-based international systems, human rights, gender equality, ...

Spoke in the House on Foreign Affairs Mr. Speaker, let me be absolutely clear. We condemn, in absolute terms, the human rights abuses of Canadians and all people anywhere in the world. When ...

Three weeks ago

Spoke in the House on Softwood Lumber Mr. Speaker, we strongly disagree with the U.S. Department of Commerce's decision to impose unfair and punitive duties. We are going to fight those duties in ...

Spoke in the House on Marijuana Mr. Speaker, our government is taking a regulatory approach to better protect the health and safety of Canadians. That is our priority. We are currently examining ...

Spoke in the House on Consular Affairs Mr. Speaker, I share the hon. member's deep concern about this case. I am following the case of Mr. Chang and Ms. Lu very closely. It ...

Spoke in the House on Softwood Lumber Mr. Speaker, it was the Conservative government that let the agreement expire. The countervailing duties imposed by the U.S. Department of Commerce are punitive and unfair. ...

Spoke in the House on Aerospace Industry Mr. Speaker, let me tell the House what is the most important thing for me every single day, and that is jobs for hard-working middle-class Canadians. ...

Two months ago

Introduced legislation Government bill C-47 An Act to amend the Export and Import Permits Act and the Criminal Code (amendments permitting the accession to the Arms Trade Treaty and other amendments)

More than three months ago

Spoke at the International Trade committee on Subject Matter of Bill C-30, An Act to implement the Comprehensive Economic ... Thank you very much, Chairman. Thank you very much, members of the committee. I think we've all been busy. I think the trade committee has been ...

Introduced legislation Government bill C-31 An Act to implement the Free Trade Agreement between Canada and Ukraine

Introduced legislation Government bill C-30 An Act to implement the Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement between Canada and the European Union and its Member States and to provide for certain other measures

Spoke at the International Trade committee on Main Estimates 2016-17: Vote 1 under Canadian Commercial Corporation Good morning, Mark, and good morning, colleagues. It's great to be here with you this morning. As Mark has already said, I am joined here by ...

Introduced legislation Government bill C-13 An Act to amend the Food and Drugs Act, the Hazardous Products Act, the Radiation Emitting Devices Act, the Canadian Environmental Protection Act, 1999, the Pest Control Products Act and the Canada Consumer Product Safety Act and to make related amendments to another Act

Spoke at the International Trade committee on Competing globally: opportunities for small and medium-sized businesses Those answers are really fascinating, because the other area I wanted to ask you about is global value chains, global supply chains, and how we're doing ...

Spoke at the International Trade committee on Competing globally: opportunities for small and medium-sized businesses Thank you very much. I would like to thank all of the witnesses for your testimony. I think it's very inspiring for all of us to ...

Spoke at the International Trade committee on Competing globally: opportunities for small and medium-sized businesses Thank you very much. Thank you very much to our witnesses, including our witness who is joining us long distance. It has been really valuable for ...

Spoke at the International Trade committee on Competing globally: opportunities for small and medium-sized businesses Thank you very much, Mr. Chairman. You've seen how excited my colleague Murray is to have the great Victoria companies. Since I'm the MP for Toronto ...

Spoke at the International Trade committee on Competing globally: opportunities for small and medium-sized businesses Okay, thank you very much. My next question is for the three witnesses. Last Monday, we heard other witnesses say that there was a problem, since ...

Spoke at the International Trade committee on Competing globally: opportunities for small and medium-sized businesses —some of these export areas, agricultural technologies to Kazakhstan. I want to start by saying thank you so much to all the witnesses here today. As ...