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Green MP for Saanich—Gulf Islands (B.C.)

Won her last election, in 2015, with 54% of the vote.

Today

Posted on Twitter We need to make the Code of Ethics enforceable and have Ethics Commissioner uphold it. Not the case now. @TondaMacC

Posted on Twitter They will have three ministerial positions. @savage_creative @beachmagoo

Posted on Twitter New New Zealand government includes NZ Greens in coalition with Labour. @beachmagoo

Posted on Twitter You and Nathan did a great job - entertaining and sockless. :) @laura_payton @nathancullen

Posted on Twitter Gathering of MPs from all parties endorsed by @GreenPACdotca in 2015 elxn for Breakfast on the Hill, plus a lot of MPs who could have been!

Posted on Twitter Great to see you again! @TonyMaas @cathmckenna @GreenPACdotca

Yesterday

Spoke in the House on Federal Sustainable Development Act Madam Speaker, it is a great honour for me to rise this afternoon to speak to the debate on the amendments to the Federal Sustainable Development ...

Spoke in the House on Petitions Mr. Speaker, the last petition is one we debated recently in this place, which is a call for a long-overdue national pharmacare program. The petitioners point ...

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

Voted Yes on Vote #366 on Bill C-349 Amend the Criminal Code and to make consequential amendments to other acts (criminal organization)

Two days ago

Spoke in the House on Legislative Amendments Mr. Speaker, I have the honour to present three petitions this morning. The first petition deals with an issue that this House has debated but has ...

Spoke in the House on Business of Supply Mr. Speaker, this is my first chance to speak on the supply day motion. Most Canadians would find it astonishing that the Minister of Finance's private ...

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

Voted Yes on Vote #364 Opposition Motion (Implementation of a universal pharmacare program)

Voted Yes on Vote #363 Opposition Motion (Minister of Finance's documents submitted to the Conflict of Interest and Ethics Commissioner)

Three days ago

Spoke in the House on Committees of the House Mr. Speaker, the member for Banff—Airdrie's speech was premised on many things that he may believe to be true but that are not true. There was ...

Mentioned by Wire Service Canada (press release) Media Release: Liberals embrace long-standing Green Party policy to lower small business tax rate to 9 per cent ... are pleased that Finance Minister Bill Morneau has decided to embrace long-standing Green Party of Canada policy and lower the small business tax rate to 9 per cent," said Elizabeth May, Leader of the Green Party of Canada (MP, Saanich-Gulf Islands).

This week

Mentioned by The News Green Party leader May helps local candidate launch campaign National Green Party leader Elizabeth May was in New Glasgow on Friday to support David Hachey, the party's candidate in Central Nova, as he kicks off his campaign for the fall election. Kevin Adshade – The News. “Anybody can take this riding, so why ...

A week ago

Mentioned by GuelphMercury.com Strong turnout for Guelph talk on parliamentary reform Green Party of Canada leader and Saanich-Gulf Islands MP Elizabeth May, left, and Wellington-Halton Hills MP Michael Chong share a laugh during a lighter moment in an event focused on electoral and parliamentary reform, held at Guelph's Harcourt ...

Mentioned by The Coastguard Prime minister visits Nova Scotia, tells local supporters in Truro Canada is 'heading in the right direction' “We're in full meltdown mode now,” he said, presumably about the long winter and spring thaw. “But enough about Elizabeth May…” After comments from local MP Scott Armstrong, the prime minister entered to room to a standing ovation. “How is it to be ...

Mentioned by The Register/Advertiser Prime minister visits Nova Scotia, tells local supporters in Truro Canada is 'heading in the right direction' “We're in full meltdown mode now,” he said, presumably about the long winter and spring thaw. “But enough about Elizabeth May…” After comments from local MP Scott Armstrong, the prime minister entered to room to a standing ovation. “How is it to be ...

Two weeks ago

Spoke at the Justice committee on Bill C-46 I hope it's not too grim. First of all, with respect to all members of this committee, I need to put on the record that the ...

Spoke in the House on The Environment Madam Speaker, I rise in adjournment proceedings tonight to take up a question that I asked earlier this spring. It might be considered to be somewhat ...

Mentioned by Huffington Post Canada Elizabeth May Invokes Arnold Chan's Last Speech To Push Trudeau On Climate Change Green Party Leader Elizabeth May has invoked a late Liberal MP's last words to the House of Commons to pressure the prime minister to do more to confront the threat of climate change. May rose in question period Wednesday on the heels of a report from ...

Three weeks ago

Spoke in the House on Oceans Act Mr. Speaker, my question for the member for North Okanagan—Shuswap comes from direct experience in my own riding, where there has been a proposal for a ...

Spoke in the House on Resignation of Member for Bonavista—Burin—Trinity Mr. Speaker, it is a great honour for me to say a few words on this truly moving occasion, because the member for Bonavista—Burin—Trinity is not ...

A month ago

Spoke at the Canadian Heritage committee on Systemic Racism and Religious Discrimination Thank you, Madam Chair. I'll be very brief, and I'd love to share the time with my friend Mr. Virani. It's very generous of you, Darrell. ...

More than three months ago

Spoke at the Public Safety committee on Bill C-23 Thank you, Mr. Chairman. As you may recall, I want to put on the record that I'm not here because I'm grateful for the opportunity to ...

Spoke at the Health committee on Federal Framework on Lyme disease Thank you, Mr. Chairman, and thank you to all members of the committee. I will not trespass long on your time, because we have with us ...

Spoke at the Finance committee on Bill C-44 Thank you, Mr. Chair. I'll try to be succinct. I just want to give a bit of background. This amendment relates to the fundamental principle that ...

Spoke at the Industry committee on Bill C-36 Thank you, Mr. Chair. I'm here not as a member of this committee but due to a motion the committee passed, which requires me to be ...

Spoke at the Environment committee on Main Estimates 2017-18: Vote 1 under Canadian Environmental Assessment Agency, Votes 1, ... Thank you. I didn't know I'd get this off the top. Thanks very much to all committee members. I appreciate it. Welcome, Minister. When we're in ...

Spoke at the Procedure and House Affairs committee on Chief Electoral Officer’s report entitled "An Electoral Framework for the 21st Century: ... With John's permission, this is a really important point, and I thought that you said we have to look at different perspectives. I know members have ...

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-269 An Act to amend the Criminal Code and the Controlled Drugs and Substances Act (sentencing) and to make consequential amendments to another Act

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-259 An Act to amend the Access to Information Act (scientific research)

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-258 An Act to amend the Department of Industry Act (small businesses)

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-699 An Act to amend the Access to Information Act (scientific research)

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-682 An Act to amend the Department of Industry Act (small businesses)

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-503 An Act to amend the Canada Elections Act (local endorsement of candidate)

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-484 An Act Respecting the Amendment of the Reduction of Carbon Dioxide Emissions from Coal-fired Generation of Electricity Regulations