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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 That's a fascinating observation. @straightuprock

Posted on Twitter A Must Read- Andrew Nikiforuk's latest. Notorious Chinese Firm Wins Role in Site C Construction #stopSiteC #GPC https://t.co/MBmnJoveJY

Posted on Twitter Jobs in tourism - seasonal - can turn into careers in tourism - high wage and rewarding. @kemron94 @BardishKW @TourismVI @Tourism_Legacy

Posted on Twitter We tried to warn people during the election. We need to elect more Greens to get Green policy. #GPC @411Regan @AGreen4BCGreens @bcndp

Mentioned by TheTyee.ca Notorious Chinese Firm Wins Role in Site C Construction Green Leader and MP Elizabeth May said the treaty adds to the reasons to block the sale. “Any Chinese company now has superior rights to a Canadian company,” she said. State-owned enterprises run by China's government should not be able to challenge or ...

Yesterday

Posted on Twitter Politicians with public addresses have RCMP security. #commonsense @Freedomzone_ @jones2emit0 @AndrewJames604 C

Posted on Twitter Thank you! "@sarmcbride: @Boi_Silence @martineouellet Agree that its unfair, but E May punches above her weight,do… https://t.co/S4UTb0urZ4"

This week

Mentioned by Wire Service Canada (press release) Media Release: Green Party of Canada Leader Proud to Support Women's Marches WireService.ca Media Release (01/18/2018) Ottawa, ON - Elizabeth May, Leader of the Green Party of Canada (MP, Saanich-Gulf Islands), will march and introduce speakers at the Victoria event. "I am so excited about the marches happening in communities ...

A week ago

Mentioned by Toronto Star Male MPs, staff are often bystanders to sexual misconduct on Parliament Hill, former staffer says Former interim Conservative leader Rona Ambrose and Green party Leader Elizabeth May say they worry the most for vulnerable young staffers and interns on the Hill who might resist speaking up about misconduct for fear of losing what little job security ...

Two weeks ago

Mentioned by CTV News Young political staffers most vulnerable to sex harassment on the Hill, says May OTTAWA -- Green party Leader Elizabeth May says young political staffers on Parliament Hill are much more vulnerable to sexual harassment than older, more experienced colleagues and MPs. May is making the observation following a new Canadian Press ...

A month ago

Spoke in the House on Expungement of Historically Unjust Convictions Act Mr. Speaker, I thank my colleagues from Edmonton Centre, Calgary Nose Hill, and Esquimalt—Saanich—Sooke. Today, we meet following the historic apology to the LGBTQ2 community. We ...

Spoke in the House on Petitions Mr. Speaker, as many in this House know, but I do not know how many Canadians are aware, the petition process does not begin with petitioners ...

Spoke in the House on Conflict of Interest and Ethics Commissioner Mr. Speaker, on division we usually find out how people would like to vote. I was going to vote in favour of two of the commissioners ...

Voted No on Vote #435 on Bill C-24 Amend the Salaries Act and to make a consequential amendment to the Financial Administration

Spoke in the House on Salaries Act Mr. Speaker, I find this legislation remarkably inconsequential. I am torn about how I should vote on it quite honestly. I really do have a philosophical ...

Spoke in the House on Foreign Investment Mr. Speaker, all that remains to be done now is the rubber stamp of the Investment Canada Act for one of Canada's largest construction companies, Aecon, ...

Spoke in the House on Criminal Code Mr. Speaker, I agree with my friend that the bill is moving forward and removing things that are archaic. I wonder why, though, we have not ...

Spoke in the House on Petitions Mr. Speaker, I rise today to present yet more petitions calling for the People's Republic of China to cease the assault, persecution, and discrimination against practitioners ...

Voted Yes on Vote #434 on Bill C-24 Amend the Salaries Act and to make a consequential amendment to the Financial Administration

Voted No on Vote #433 on Bill C-24 Amend the Salaries Act and to make a consequential amendment to the Financial Administration

Two months ago

Mentioned by National Post Trudeau, returning from China, faces pressure to fight for political prisoners with links to Canada Standing with Cotler were members of the Raoul Wallenberg All-Party Parliamentary Caucus for Human Rights: Liberal MPs Anthony Housefather and Judy Sgro, Conservative MPs Garnett Genuis and Peter Kent, Green Party Leader Elizabeth May and Independent ...

Mentioned by Cloverdale Reporter Green leader to visit South Surrey-White Rock Green Party of Canada Leader Elizabeth May plans to be in the South Surrey-White Rock riding Saturday afternoon. The meet-and-greet – set for 2:30-4 p.m. at the Crescent Coffee House, 12219 Beecher St. – is in support of candidate Larry Colero prior to ...

Spoke at the Environment committee on Bill C-57 Fortunately, they're in the same building. On this amendment that I propose, I really think this committee has done terrific work. I go back to the ...

Spoke at the Fisheries committee on Bill C-55 Thank you. Members of the committee will recall passing the motion that requires Mr. Tootoo and myself to be here if we want to have any ...

Spoke in the House on Canada Elections Act Madam Speaker, I thank my colleague from Terrebonne. I am absolutely in favour of this bill. The process for a bill such as this affords me ...

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

Voted No on Vote #432 on Bill C-58 Amend the Access to Information Act and the Privacy Act and to make consequential amendments ...

Voted No on Vote #431 on Bill C-58 Amend the Access to Information Act and the Privacy Act and to make consequential amendments ...

Spoke at the Procedure and House Affairs committee on Creation of an Independent Commissioner Responsible for Leaders’ Debates Thank you, Mr. Chair, and thank you to the witnesses for your excellent testimony. It seems to me that it's boiling down to two questions and ...

Spoke at the Transport committee on Bill C-48 Thank you, Madam Chair. Forgive me, but I need to put on the record an objection to the process, to the fact that this committee passed ...

Spoke at the Procedure and House Affairs committee on Creation of an Independent Commissioner Responsible for Leaders’ Debates This is probably, Mr. Chair, the most gracious and generous group of humans around a committee table that I've every had the joy to encounter. I ...

Spoke at the Foreign Affairs committee on Bill C-47 and Briefing with the President of Kosovo Mr. Chair, just so that I can state this on the record, I'm here based on the motion passed by this committee. In future I would ...

Spoke at the Finance committee on Bill C-63 Thank you, Mr. Chair. I will just remind committee members that I'm here because you passed a motion that requires that I be here. If you ...

Spoke at the Procedure and House Affairs committee on Private Members' Business, Supplementary Estimates (B) 2017-18: Vote 1b under House of ... Thank you, Mr. Chair. Thank you very much. Mr. Christopherson's passion on this issue is the same as my own and that of one of our ...

More than three months ago

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)