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

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

Yesterday

Posted on Twitter So happy they got there!! Xoxox@ClaireMartin50

Posted on Twitter It went really well. @nathancullen also participated. Listening to Cdns who want electoral reform. #ERRE @davidakin

Posted on Twitter Great town hall in #yow. Hot sticky night, but over 150 ppl came out to tell @nathancullen and me what they want in Electoral Reform. #ERRE

Posted on Twitter Thank you! "@RealStirfryguy: Thanks for great effort this week. Enjoy your event tonight with @FairVoteCanada and @nathancullen #ERRE"#GPC

Posted on Twitter Not so. My constituents overwhelmingly support electoral reform. @BrianMarlatt @RealStirfryguy #SGI #GPC

Posted on Twitter Prof Cyr is first witness to suggest we amend rules of House to have a vote for the PM bet vote for Speaker and Speech fm Throne.#ERRE

Two days ago

Mentioned by InfoTel News Ltd Elizabeth May is coming to Kamloops to discuss the proposed Ajax Mine KAMLOOPS - A federal party leader is coming to Kamloops later this week to discuss the proposed Ajax Mine. Elizabeth May, leader of the federal Green Party and MP for the Saanich-Gulf Islands riding on B.C.'s coast, will be joined by local political ...

A week ago

Mentioned by The Jewish Press Canadian Greens Expel Holocaust Denier Monika Schaefer [video] The Canadian Green Party on Friday issued a press release condemning “statements made by former candidate” Monika Schaefer. Green Party leader MP Elizabeth May said in the same press release: “I am shocked by comments made by Ms. Schaefer and ...

Two weeks ago

Mentioned by The Runner Liberals reform electoral reform committee The committee first had a Liberal majority, but it's now comprised of five Liberal MPs, three Conservatives, two NDP members, a Bloc Quebecois MP, and Green party leader Elizabeth May. John Aldag, a first-time MP for the riding of Cloverdale—Langley ...

Three weeks ago

Spoke at the Electoral Reform committee on Electoral Reform Thank you, Mr. Chair. Permit me for a moment, Mr. Kingsley, through the chair, to reflect on my own situation. The Green Party has been used ...

Spoke at the Electoral Reform committee on Electoral Reform Mr. Mayrand, I also would like to begin by thanking you for your service to Canada over so many years, and I share with Mr. Reid ...

Mentioned by NorthumberlandView.ca (press release) (registration) (blog) Greens host electoral reform town hall tours across Canada (OTTAWA) July 7, 2016 - Elizabeth May, Leader of the Green Party of Canada (MP, Saanich-Gulf Islands), along with Deputy Leaders Daniel Green and Bruce Hyer, are encouraging all Members of Parliament to host town halls and educate Canadians on ...

Mentioned by NorthumberlandView.ca (press release) (registration) (blog) Greens host electoral reform town hall tours across Canada (OTTAWA) July 7, 2016 - Elizabeth May, Leader of the Green Party of Canada (MP, Saanich-Gulf Islands), along with Deputy Leaders Daniel Green and Bruce Hyer, are encouraging all Members of Parliament to host town halls and educate Canadians on ...

Mentioned by Wire Service Canada (press release) Greens host electoral reform town hall tours across Canada WireService.ca Media Release (07/07/2016) Ottawa, ON - Elizabeth May, Leader of the Green Party of Canada (MP, Saanich-Gulf Islands), along with Deputy Leaders Daniel Green and Bruce Hyer, are encouraging all Members of Parliament to host town ...

Spoke at the Electoral Reform committee on Electoral Reform Thank you, Mr. Chair, and thank you, Madam Minister. In the time I have I want to start by publicly thanking the government for making the ...

A month ago

Spoke at the Electoral Reform committee on Election of Chair, Committee Business, and Election of Vice-Chairs Mr. Chair, I appreciate the latitude to speak to this a little more. Just to step back, in the past—and I don't mean the dim recesses ...

Spoke in the House on Petitions Mr. Speaker, I rise this morning to present two petitions. The first is from constituents in my riding of Saanich—Gulf Islands from Galiano, Salt Spring, and ...

Voted No on Vote #103 on Bill C-14 Amend the Criminal Code and to make related amendments to other Acts (medical assistance in ...

Voted Yes on Vote #102 on Bill C-14 Amend the Criminal Code and to make related amendments to other Acts (medical assistance in ...

Spoke in the House on Transport Mr. Speaker, the transportation of liquified natural gas poses very specific and different risks from any other substance. In countries around the world there are regulations ...

Voted Yes on Vote #101 on Bill C-223 Establish the Canadian Organ Donor Registry and to coordinate and promote organ donation throughout Canada

Voted Yes on Vote #100 on Bill C-210 Amend the National Anthem Act (gender)

Spoke in the House on Business of Supply Mr. Speaker, I thank my hon. colleague from Central Okanagan—Similkameen—Nicola for a very thoughtful and useful supply day motion to focus our attention on the perverse ...

Spoke in the House on Petitions Mr. Speaker, I rise today to present two petitions to the House. The first petition is an e-petition, which is allowed in our new process. Hundreds ...

Voted No on Vote #99 on Bill C-20

Two months ago

Spoke in the House on Business of Supply Mr. Speaker, I am struck by one thing. The motion before us today has an incredibly strong rationale, which is that people should not have criminal ...

Spoke in the House on Petitions Mr. Speaker, for the first time, I have the experience of presenting an e-petition, now that we have innovated in this place to allow electronic petitions. ...

Spoke in the House on Petitions Mr. Speaker, it is an honour to rise this morning to present two petitions. The first one deals with an ongoing issue of human rights and ...

Spoke in the House on Budget Implementation Act, 2016, No. 1. Mr. Speaker, the Green Party agrees to apply the vote and is voting against the motion.

Spoke at the Finance committee on Bill C-15 Mr. Chair, as you can see, my amendments have derived in good measure from the Canadian Teachers' Federation's concerns. There is a list under the heading ...

Spoke at the Finance committee on Bill C-15 I apologize, Mr. Chair, that I wasn't here when PV-3 and PV-4 were put forward. I was in a meeting on HIV/AIDS and I had to ...

Spoke at the Finance committee on Bill C-15 Thank you. I'm grateful. Mr. Minister, thank you. I'm surprised by my opportunity to ask a question. I have many. I have one that's buried down ...

Three months ago

Spoke at the Environment committee on Federal Protected Areas and Conservation Objectives Thank you. I appreciate the time to speak to this. Most people around this table—all the people around this table—are friends of mine, and this is ...

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

More than three months ago

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