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  • Her favourite word is amendment.

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

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

Yesterday

Posted on Twitter You ran a great campaign. So honoured to have worked with you. #GPC https://t.co/lwcx53IYpZ

Posted on Twitter Congratulations Vancouver Greens!!! @AdrianeCarr @PtFry and all but one in Vancouver elections is elected!!! #green #GPC

Two days ago

Posted on Twitter I am proud to be among the first to sign the @DavidSuzukiFDN #MPPledge for the #right2healthyenv. This is an impo… https://t.co/54P1F1USj2

Three days ago

Posted on Twitter They did not cover debate that the evidence that Canada's target is twice too low was not mentioned. @FuzzyWuzzyTO @ElizMiz123

Posted on Twitter IPCC was created to assess and explain consensus science to policy makers. @larrypollon @ghoberg

Posted on Twitter Thanks to APTN for great discussion on #IPCC, #climate and indigenous leadership. #GPC https://t.co/VD3pZahjOE

Mentioned by Times Colonist MP's climate speech deserved front page I searched the Times Colonist for coverage of the emergency debate on climate change in the House of Commons. It was missing in action. In my opinion, federal Green Party Leader Elizabeth May's impassioned speech deserved the front page. Glenyss ...

Mentioned by APTN News Look to Indigenous people to fight climate change and prosper: Elizabeth May But MP Elizabeth May, leader of the federal Green party, says the solution may be with Indigenous people. “Right now there are literally hundreds of First Nations across Canada that are in the forefront of innovating with renewables,” said May on ...

This week

Spoke in the House on Petitions Mr. Speaker, it is an honour to rise this morning with a petition from the forward-looking residents of Galiano Island, who acknowledge that Canada has made ...

Mentioned by National Post Here are the MPs who said they'd use cannabis now that it's legal — and the ones who won't Four MPs — one Liberal, one Conservative, one NDP MP and Green Party Leader Elizabeth May — said they'd only consider consuming cannabis to treat a possible future medical condition. Among the 12 MPs who said they have ingested cannabis, six, ...

Spoke in the House on Petitions Mr. Speaker, I am honoured to rise today to present a petition from residents of Saanich—Gulf Islands. They are speaking in particular of the threat of ...

Mentioned by Mayerthorpe Freelancer Here are the MPs who said they'd use cannabis now that it's legal — and the ones who won't Four MPs — one Liberal, one Conservative, one NDP MP and Green Party Leader Elizabeth May — said they'd only consider consuming cannabis to treat a possible future medical condition. Among the 12 MPs who said they have ingested cannabis, six, ...

Spoke at the Procedure and House Affairs committee on Bill C-76 I appreciate, Mr. Chair, the chance to speak to support Nathan's amendment. The reality is that people in real life don't necessarily know that they're living ...

Spoke at the Procedure and House Affairs committee on Bill C-76 Thank you. This amendment is to amend in clause 223 one line only, with one clear purpose only. It speaks to some of the concerns explained ...

Mentioned by The Globe and Mail Democratic Institutions Minister rejects call to subject political parties to privacy laws NDP MP Nathan Cullen and Green Party Leader Elizabeth May both urged the minister to accept amendments to the bill that would address concerns that political parties are exempt from federal laws ensuring the personal information of Canadians is kept ...

Spoke in the House on The Environment Mr. Speaker, last night in this place, we had an extraordinary emergency debate on the subject of the IPCC report. That report tells us and all ...

Spoke in the House on Petitions Mr. Speaker, it is an honour to rise this morning to present a petition from residents of Saanich—Gulf Islands calling on the government to immediately halt ...

Voted No on Vote #897 on Bill C-79 Implement the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership between Canada, Australia, Brunei, Chile, Japan, ...

Mentioned by Newsline Experts, critics urge feds to 'ratchet up' climate change efforts, seize the political leadership, after 'landmark ... Green Party Leader Elizabeth May (Saanich-Gulf Islands, B.C.) and NDP MP Alexandre Boulerice (Rosemont-La Petite-Patrie, Que.), his party’s environment critic, both also echoed calls for the federal government to drop its pursuit of the Trans ...

A week ago

Spoke at the Procedure and House Affairs committee on Bill C-76 Thank you, Mr. Chair. Before we launch into the last amendment, I want to put on the record that the process by which I find myself ...

Spoke in the House on Global Warming Mr. Speaker, it is an honour to stand here today and I acknowledge we are on the traditional territory of the Algonquin peoples. To them I ...

Spoke in the House on Request for Emergency Debate Mr. Speaker, it is an honour to rise to follow the letter I tabled with your office on Friday. Under our Standing Order 52, I want ...

Spoke in the House on Petitions Mr. Speaker, I rise to present two petitions today. The first is from constituents within Saanich—Gulf Islands who note that the World Parks Congress has called ...

Two weeks ago

Spoke at the Environment committee on Reports of the Commissioner of the Environment and Sustainable Development - Fall ... I could see there was no one here from that branch. If you could provide it, it would be very useful, because my hunch is that ...

Spoke in the House on Petitions Mr. Speaker, the second petition is from youth in Canada and, as the petitioners frame it, those who care about youth. It calls our attention to ...

Voted No on Vote #896 on Bill C-79 Implement the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership between Canada, Australia, Brunei, Chile, Japan, ...

Voted Yes on Vote #895 on Bill C-79 Implement the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership between Canada, Australia, Brunei, Chile, Japan, ...

Voted Yes on Vote #894 on Bill C-79 Implement the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership between Canada, Australia, Brunei, Chile, Japan, ...

Voted No on Vote #893 on Bill C-79 Implement the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership between Canada, Australia, Brunei, Chile, Japan, ...

Three weeks ago

Spoke at the Procedure and House Affairs committee on Bill C-76 Thank you very much. Thanks, John. I haven't addressed you since your official designation as our Chief Electoral Officer. I want to congratulate you personally. I ...

A month ago

Spoke at the International Trade committee on Bill C-79 I am prepared to proceed. Thanks, Mr. Chair. I will group all four because they all go to the same point. All four of my amendments, ...

Spoke at the Foreign Affairs committee on Canada’s Sovereignty in the Arctic For my next question, I'm shifting gears a bit. As climate change.... Of course, that's a major focus, but the question may seem a bit trivial ...

More than three months ago

Spoke at the Public Safety committee on Bill C-71 Yes, thank you. Thanks particularly to Ms. Clarke, because she's covered some of the points I was going to make. The attempt here, and my amendment, ...

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-401 An Act to amend the Canada Elections Act (voting age)

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-387 An Act to continue VIA Rail Canada Inc. under the name VIA Rail Canada and to make consequential amendments to other Acts

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)