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

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

Yesterday

Mentioned by Wire Service Canada (press release) Greens, Bloc urge Transport Minister to break ground on Lac ... Elizabeth May, Leader of the Green Party of Canada (MP, Saanich-Gulf Islands), is urging Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and Minister of Transport Marc Garneau ...

Posted on Twitter @BruceAHeyman @vshey Thank you and Vicki for your service to BOTH our countries, and for a lovely lunch! #GPC

Posted on Twitter All I want for Christmas is my PR vote! Enjoy! Fun! Share! #ERRE #GPC - YouTube https://t.co/6gr8zTUHY2

Posted on Twitter We can be upset about both. And we are. But 2 wrongs by 2 governments do not erase each other. @AJWVictoriaBC @AdamPOlsen @garymasonglobe

Two days ago

Spoke in the House on Budget Implementation Act, 2016, No. 2 Mr. Speaker, I have wanted to ask this question throughout the debate, particularly of a Liberal government member. Earlier the Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of ...

Spoke in the House on Petitions Mr. Speaker, I rise to present two petitions today. The first deals with an ongoing issue other petitioners have raised. These petitioners are primarily from Barrie, ...

Mentioned by iPolitics.ca (subscription) What the Leaders Would Get Each Other For Rona Ambrose: A long vacation, somewhere warm. 2016's hardest working MP deserves a break. Maybe Cuba? For Elizabeth May: Proportional Representation! That would be a pretty great gift for her and all Canadians. For Rhéal Fortin: La Guerre Des ...

Voted Yes on Vote #175 on Bill C-228 Amend the Fisheries Act (closed containment aquaculture)

Voted Yes on Vote #174 on Bill C-245 Concerning the development of a national poverty reduction strategy in Canada

Voted No on Vote #173 on Bill C-29 A second Act to implement certain provisions of the budget tabled in Parliament on March ...

Posted on Twitter That wasn't sarcasm. :) I want a survey that asks questions about how we make every vote count. #ERRE @MegRadford

Posted on Twitter Sad spectacle to watch #CPC and #LPC MPs (w exceptions) vote against Fin Donnelly's bill to require closed containment in #toxicsalmonpens.

Posted on Twitter Stop Kinder Morgan! @AdamPOlsen on Vimeo. Join! Sign to demand Notley debate @AJWVictoriaBC #kindermorgan #climate https://t.co/Q39Bwr1JLe

Mentioned by Times Colonist Brentwood Bay Resort wins Canadian tourism business of the year From left: Pablo Reyes, Brentwood executive housekeeper; Natasha Richardson, Brentwood general manager; MP Elizabeth May; and Fitti Lourenco of Air Canada, at the Tourism Industry Association of Canada awards gala. Photograph By TOURISM ...

Three days ago

Spoke in the House on Budget Implementation Act, 2016, No. 2 Mr. Speaker, the hon. parliamentary secretary appears to be misinformed about the jobs impact of Kinder Morgan. The National Energy Board refused to hear evidence on ...

Spoke in the House on Petitions Mr. Speaker, I rise to present two petitions today. They both relate to the issue of genetically modified organisms. The first is from primarily residents of ...

Voted No on Vote #172 on Bill C-29 A second Act to implement certain provisions of the budget tabled in Parliament on March ...

Voted Yes on Vote #171 on Bill C-29 A second Act to implement certain provisions of the budget tabled in Parliament on March ...

Mentioned by Ottawa Citizen Reid: There's consensus on one part of electoral reform – holding a referendum Scott Reid, MP More from Scott Reid, MP. Published on: December 5, 2016 | Last Updated: December 5, 2016 6:30 AM EST. Green Party leader, Elizabeth May, chats with Conservative MP Scott Reid. Committee on. Conservative MP Scott Reid, right, chats ...

Mentioned by Straight.com Interview: Green Party of Canada Leader Elizabeth May explains her opposition to the Kinder Morgan pipeline The Georgia Straight recently interviewed Elizabeth May, leader of the federal Greens and MP for Saanich-Gulf Islands, about the Kinder Morgan pipeline project. Below, you can read an edited and condensed version of what she said about the project ...

A week ago

Mentioned by Wire Service Canada (press release) Green Party of Canada celebrates Electoral Reform report's commitment to proportional representation ... system and toward a proportional system of electing Members of Parliament and the Government," said Elizabeth May, Leader of the Green Party of Canada (MP, Saanich-Gulf Islands), and member of the Special Committee on Electoral Reform (ERRE).

Spoke in the House on Democratic Reform News flash: Mr. Speaker, a parliamentary committee has found as fact that first past the post is inappropriate in any democracy with more then two parties ...

Spoke in the House on International Trade Mr. Speaker, it is my honour to rise this evening in adjournment proceedings to pursue a question I asked in question period almost a month ago, ...

Spoke in the House on Points of Order Mr. Speaker, it is a point of order to point to the rules that say that no member shall speak disrespectfully of other members in this ...

Spoke in the House on Petitions Mr. Speaker, I rise to present three petitions, two on the same topic from residents of Saanich—Gulf Islands. The petitioners are calling for the legislation of ...

Spoke at the Public Safety committee on Bill C-22 Yes, thank you, Mr. Chair, and thank you to the members of the committee. I'll just take a moment to say that on November 18, under ...

A month ago

Spoke at the Electoral Reform committee on Electoral Reform Oh, good. My clock was too fast. I would then ask whether, for instance, when the previous government under Stephen Harper decided to change the Elections ...

Two months ago

Spoke at the Electoral Reform committee on Electoral Reform So it's a pretty interesting example. I'm going to try to come back to Fair Vote versus specific questions on the rural-urban mixes. I wanted to ...

Spoke at the Electoral Reform committee on Electoral Reform Thank you. I'm surprised that this is appearing to be controversial or in any way partisan. I would put forward the possibility, having had a town ...

Spoke at the Electoral Reform committee on Electoral Reform —which is something we should bear in mind when we're doing further analyses. I'll now move to Darren Hughes, the only former member of Parliament who's ...

Spoke at the Electoral Reform committee on Electoral Reform Thank you, Chair. Thank you to the witnesses for being here. I have had the great honour and privilege of having been here before. The first ...

Spoke at the Electoral Reform committee on Electoral Reform I've been concerned for years. I grew up in a generation in which I was very much attuned to the stories of my mother's experience in ...

Spoke at the Electoral Reform committee on Electoral Reform —but I'm grateful for your candour. The idea that we're going to name the elephants in the room and give them sandwiches and tea has to ...

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)

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