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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 Pharmacare will save Canadians $9 billion a year. @ZombiApocolypse @CBCNews

Posted on Twitter Hope so! "@CBCNews: Will Ontario's pharmacare pressure Trudeau to pursue national program? https://t.co/s9gflG0YO5 https://t.co/O1QeIm7D9X"

Posted on Twitter BC Green platform flat out most supportive of our schools and public education. #supportourteachers @Leanne_Ewen @Robert_MacKay_ @BCGreens

Posted on Twitter It can be dispiriting, but most people are very nice. A minority are hateful. @CarFreakCanada @angryjustint @AmandaDianeM

Yesterday

Posted on Twitter The only single digit salute we got was a thumb's up! @straightuprock @SoniaFurstenau

Posted on Twitter No doubt about it! Exuberant happy Green voters! "@SoniaFurstenau: @straightuprock These were certainly friendly honks, with smiles waves."

Three days ago

Mentioned by InfoTel News Ltd B.C. ELECTION 2017: Elizabeth May stops by Kamloops to campaign for Green Party candidates Kamloops-North Thompson B.C. Green Party candidate Dan Hines, left, federal Green Party leader Elizabeth May, centre, and Kamloops-South Thompson Candidate B.C. Green Party candidate Donovan Cavers at public meet-and-greet at Red Beard Cafe, ...

This week

Mentioned by Kamloops This Week May Day for Greens in Kamloops If voters turn out in large numbers on May 9, it will be a harbinger of success for the Green party, said federal leader Elizabeth May. After arriving from the Coast at 6:30 a.m. on VIA Rail, the Green MP from Saanich-Gulf Islands spent Wednesday ...

Mentioned by Kamloops This Week May Day for Greens in Kamloops If voters turn out in large numbers on May 9, it will be a harbinger of success for the Green party, said federal leader Elizabeth May. After arriving from the Coast at 6:30 a.m. on VIA Rail, the Green MP from Saanich-Gulf Islands spent Wednesday ...

Mentioned by Creston Valley Advance Green Party's Elizabeth May speaks in Creston Elizabeth May, leader of the Green Party of Canada and Member of Parliament representing the southern Vancouver Island riding of Saanich-Gulf Islands spoke in Creston last Thursday afternoon before spending the evening in Nelson. One of Canada's most ...

A week ago

Mentioned by Kamloops This Week Federal Green leader coming to Kamloops to campaign with local candidates The leader of the Green Party of Canada will arrive in Kamloops on Wednesday, April 26, to campaign with local provincial Green candidates Donovan Cavers and Dan Hines. Federal Green Leader Elizabeth May, the only Green MP (Saanich-Gulf Islands), ...

Mentioned by Kamloops This Week Federal Green leader coming to Kamloops to campaign with local candidates Federal Green Leader Elizabeth May, the only Green MP (Saanich-Gulf Islands), will make a few campaign stops with Cavers (Kamloops-South Thompson) and Hines (Kamloops-North Thompson) before meeting with the Stk'emlupsemc Te Secwepemc ...

Two weeks ago

Spoke in the House on Foreign Affairs Mr. Speaker, we were all moved enormously and inspired by the words of Malala Yousafzai in this place just hours ago. In her words, will the ...

Spoke in the House on Committees of the House Mr. Speaker, this debate actually gives us an opportunity to discuss in a reasonable way, and in low decibels, what we want for our children. I ...

Voted No on Vote #256 Notice of a Ways and Means motion to implement certain provisions of the budget tabled in Parliament on ...

Voted No on Vote #255 That the debate be now adjourned.

Spoke in the House on Yukon Environmental and Socio-economic Assessment Act Mr. Speaker, my friend from Yukon arrived in Ottawa on the same flight with me, but I did not have to start in Yukon, getting in ...

Spoke in the House on Petitions Mr. Speaker, the last petition I wish to present is signed by many residents throughout the Victoria area and Saanich—Gulf Islands, as well as a number ...

Voted No on Vote #254 That this House do now adjourn.

Voted No on Vote #253 That the debate be now adjourned.

Voted No on Vote #252 That the Honourable Member for Mégantic—L'Érable be now heard.

Three weeks ago

Spoke in the House on The Environment Mr. Speaker, since Bill C-38 in 2012, we have been labouring under a broken environmental assessment process. Today we have a landmark report from the expert ...

Spoke in the House on Points of Order Mr. Speaker, I rise on a point of order. As we know, we are debating in this place changing the Standing Orders, but I would like ...

Spoke in the House on The Budget Mr. Speaker, I am going to pick up on a point made by my friend from Courtenay—Alberni. I am not out of sympathy with the efforts ...

Spoke in the House on Petitions Mr. Speaker, the second petition is from residents more broadly of Vancouver Island who are proposing a very, I think, significant and innovative approach to protecting ...

Two months ago

Spoke at the Industry committee on Bill C-25 Since we are on my amendment, I will just say that I'm very open to anyone else moving a friendly amendment to my amendment. I can't ...

Spoke at the Status of Women committee on Economic Security of Women in Canada and Daughters of the Vote First, I want to thank each of you for coming. I think it's wonderful that you applied for the Daughters of the Vote and that you ...

Spoke at the Industry committee on Bill C-25 Mr. Baylis, there's nothing in this that requires anyone to divulge anything about their identity they don't wish to divulge. Diversity respects those elements of our ...

Three months ago

Spoke at the Health committee on Bill C-37 Thank you, Mr. Chair. I appreciate all members of the committee asking me here, but I do like to place on the record every time that ...

Spoke at the Procedure and House Affairs committee on Private Members' Business and Briefing with the Minister of Democratic Institutions I'm very grateful. Thank you, Jamie. Thank you, Mr. Chair. I really have only one question. I think there's a conflict in your mandate letter. As ...

More than three months ago

Spoke at the International Trade committee on Bill C-30 Thank you. Of course, this is deemed moved under the terms of the motion that I objected to but which this committee passed and which requires ...

Spoke at the Environment committee on Federal Protected Areas and Conservation Objectives and Bill C-18 Thank you. It's the second amendment put forward by the Green Party. It's very straightforward. Again, as we were just touching on the ongoing issue of ...

Spoke at the Environment committee on Bill C-18 I know, absolutely. I'm just having a flashback. If you'll forgive me, I'll just say that when Jim Robb came to Ottawa in 1987 to meet ...

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