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

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

Today

Mentioned by MetroNews Canada Vancouver byelection: Greens call for rental tax break, Swanson to picket Chip Wilson's house Jen St. Denis/Metro. Pete Fry (left), byelection candidate for the Green Party of Vancouver, Coun. Adriane Carr and federal Green Party MP Elizabeth May talk about housing issues on Sept. 22, 2017. By: Jen St. Denis Metro Published on Fri Sep 22 2017 ...

Posted on Twitter Debate in parliament on Environmental Assessment. Help me push for real change! #GPC September 22, 2017 https://t.co/d3GbBeJSef

Yesterday

Spoke in the House on The Environment Mr. Speaker, it is my honour to rise this evening in adjournment proceedings to address a question I asked on April 5. I am extremely pleased ...

Spoke in the House on Export and Import Permits Act Mr. Speaker, I have had the opportunity to have side conversations with other members in the Conservative caucus. To me, it is quite clear that Bill ...

Posted on Twitter Thank you!!"@Kamila_Graczyk: Super excited to be volunteering as a Parliamentary Committee Volunteer for E May!! 😀 #excited #volunteering"

Posted on Twitter No. "@rabbleca: Should the Fraser Institute be allowed to register as a charity with CRA? | Linda Leon #cdnpoli… https://t.co/7puWjoy0EY"

Two days ago

Spoke in the House on Points of Order Mr. Speaker, having come back at the end of summer, I ask for guidance on how to handle this issue of concern, and to remind other ...

Spoke in the House on Natural Resources Mr. Speaker, my question is for the Minister of Natural Resources. We know that since Bill C-38 in 2012, the National Energy Board, with no competence ...

Spoke in the House on Portuguese Heritage Month Mr. Speaker, to my friend, the hon. member for Davenport, muito obrigada. We are very pleased to see the bill come forward. I am happy to ...

Spoke in the House on Strengthening Motor Vehicle Safety for Canadians Act Madam Speaker, it has been difficult to know what bill we have been debating the last little while. We have been hearing a lot of speeches ...

Spoke in the House on Petitions Mr. Speaker, I rise today to present two petitions. The first is from residents within my riding of Saanich—Gulf Islands. It calls on the Government of ...

Mentioned by Wire Service Canada (press release) Media Release: Canada's refusal to sign UN Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons threatens security council ... ”Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's refusal to sign on to the Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons is threatening Canada's chances at securing a seat once again on the Security Council,” said Elizabeth May, Leader of the Green Party of Canada (MP, ...

Posted on Twitter Thank you! Public funding fairer than corporate deep pockets. We should also limit party spending. @KjellLiem @lailayuile

Posted on Twitter Please read Arnold Chan’s last letter to Canadians – elizabethmaymp.ca – September 20, 2017 https://t.co/xYXD41gaJi #GPC #cdnpoli

Three days ago

Spoke in the House on Arnold Chan Mr. Speaker, I was so moved by the letter, I did not know if I should rise to say anything, but I thank the member for ...

Posted on Twitter Thanks, but Arnold was an extraordinary class act. So much missed. "@HaikuVikingGal: @CanadianGreens Elizabeth May is a class act."

A week ago

Mentioned by iPolitics.ca (subscription) Elizabeth May struggles to remain hopeful in Trudeau Liberal leader Justin Trudeau accepts a joke award for shamelessly appealing to young voters from Green Party leader Elizabeth May at the 2014 Press Gallery Dinner at the Museum of Civilization in Gatineau on Saturday, May 3, 2014. THE CANADIAN ...

Mentioned by BCLocalNews Olsen pledges to help heal rift caused by Salt Spring Island vote <p>Victoria Town Crier Bob Alexander, MLA Adam Olsen and MP Elizabeth May. Victoria Town Crier Bob Alexander, MLA Adam Olsen and MP Elizabeth May re-affirm their Canadian citizenship at Sidney's Canada 150 events. (Steven Heywood/News staff).

Mentioned by iPolitics.ca (subscription) Elizabeth May struggles to remain hopeful in Trudeau Liberal leader Justin Trudeau accepts a joke award for shamelessly appealing to young voters from Green Party leader Elizabeth May at the 2014 Press Gallery Dinner at the Museum of Civilization in Gatineau on Saturday, May 3, 2014. THE CANADIAN ...

Three weeks ago

Mentioned by The Guardian Elizabeth May and her PEI counterparts want to paint the Island green Federal Green Party leader and MP for Saanich-Gulf Islands, Elizabeth May, chats with provincial party volunteers Pauline Howard, right, and Debbie Keefe, left, during a visit in P.E.I. this weekend. May spoke to provincial supporters at the P.E.I ...

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 No 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 Yes 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 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 ...

More than three months ago

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 ...

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 ...

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