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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.

Today

Posted on Twitter Great earthquake preparedness advice: keep sturdy shoes & flashlight under bed. #yyj Fire Dept. https://t.co/YveRyF6TcO #GPC

Posted on Twitter At presentation fm Emergency #yyj Fire Dept on #earthquake preparedness. In quake get under a table AND hold on to it so you move with it.

Posted on Twitter Thinking about US politics? "Truth is stranger than fiction because fiction is obliged to stick to the possibilities." Mark Twain. #GPC

Posted on Twitter Happy to be there to celebrate the great science at UVic! #GPC @Ocean_Networks @uvic @katemoran

Yesterday

Posted on Twitter Today is first of Town Hall meetings in Saanich-Gulf Islands. Looking forward to conversations on Saturna. #yyj #GPC

This week

Mentioned by iPolitics.ca (subscription) Four Quebec MPs endorse Scheer for Tory leadership Conservative House Leader Andrew Scheer, NDP House Leader Peter Julian, Bloc Quebecois MP Luc Theriault and Green Party Leader Elizabeth May holds a press conference in Ottawa on Thursday, May 19, 2016, to respond the Liberal governmentÕs ...

Mentioned by iPolitics.ca (subscription) Four Quebec MPs endorse Scheer for Tory leadership Conservative House Leader Andrew Scheer, NDP House Leader Peter Julian, Bloc Quebecois MP Luc Theriault and Green Party Leader Elizabeth May holds a press conference in Ottawa on Thursday, May 19, 2016, to respond the Liberal governmentÕs ...

Mentioned by Canada.com Telly With Melly: The Flash, Supergirl, 22 Minutes and more The winter premiere also boasts an interview with Perry Bellegarde, who's the national chief of the Assembly of First Nations, and special spots with Conservative MP Lisa Raitt, Green Party leader Elizabeth May and YouTube sensations Flo & Joan. This ...

Posted on Twitter BC Liberals betray British Columbians: #kindermorgan approved. We now rely on courts to protect our coasts. #GPC https://t.co/8gxmBFVL1t

A week ago

Mentioned by Wire Service Canada (press release) Elizabeth May to receive North West Energy Coalition's Conservation Award Elizabeth May, Leader of the Green Party of Canada (MP, Saanich-Gulf Islands), receives the Bob Olsen Memorial Conservation Eagle Award from the Northwest Energy Coalition. WireService.ca Media Release (01/10/2017) Ottawa, ON - Executive Director ...

Mentioned by Western Producer (subscription) Public's anti-GMO perception tainted by media, say Green Party, NFU Leader Elizabeth May, the party's only MP, says its main concerns are GM labelling, resistance to new GM crops and global food supply. “We're very concerned about additional products entering the marketplace,” she said. “The farming community has been ...

A month ago

Spoke at the International Trade committee on Bill C-30 Thank you. Of course, this is deemed moved under the terms of the motion that I objected to but which this committee passed and which requires ...

Spoke in the House on Business of the House Mr. Speaker, I have not many words to add. We have to thank all the team here on Parliament Hill. The only group that has been ...

Spoke in the House on Asbestos Mr. Speaker, it is my great hope that we could leave this place with glad tidings. I hear news that the Government of Canada, after decades ...

Spoke at the Environment committee on Federal Protected Areas and Conservation Objectives and Bill C-18 Thank you. It's the second amendment put forward by the Green Party. It's very straightforward. Again, as we were just touching on the ongoing issue of ...

Spoke in the House on Canada-Ukraine Free Trade Agreement Implementation Act Mr. Speaker, I am pleased that the hon. member again raised the issue of the satellite data from RADARSAT-2 and the cancellation, because it gives me ...

Spoke in the House on Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement Mr. Speaker, I think that everyone forgets about me. The caucus is absolutely unanimous and votes no.

Voted Yes on Vote #183 on Bill C-301 Amend the Income Tax Act and to make a related amendment to another Act (registered ...

Voted Yes on Vote #182 That, in the opinion of the House, the government should recognize the contributions that German-Canadians have made to ...

Voted Yes on Vote #181 on Bill C-306 Establish a Crimean Tatar Deportation (“Sürgünlik”) Memorial Day and to recognize the mass deportation of ...

Voted Yes on Vote #180 on Bill C-235 Amend the Criminal Code and the Corrections and Conditional Release Act (fetal alcohol disorder)

Voted No on Vote #179 on Bill C-30 Implement the Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement between Canada and the European Union and its ...

Mentioned by Hill Times (subscription) Feds aim to get electoral reform bill tabled by May, despite 'incredibly cynical' response to committee report But with talk now focused on the minister's disparaging comments and the government's much-mocked Mydemocracy.ca online survey, Green Party leader Elizabeth May, second from right, says the committee's work is being ignored. Bloc MP Luc Thériault, ...

Spoke in the House on Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement Mr. Speaker, it is an honour to rise in the House at the point of calling the question on Bill C-30, the bill that would bring ...

Spoke in the House on Petitions Mr. Speaker, I rise to present three petitions today. The first deals with the issue of shark fins. If the private member's bill put forward by ...

Spoke at the Environment committee on Bill C-18 I know, absolutely. I'm just having a flashback. If you'll forgive me, I'll just say that when Jim Robb came to Ottawa in 1987 to meet ...

Spoke in the House on Committees of the House Mr. Speaker, I thank all my colleagues. I share the view of my colleagues from Skeena—Bulkley Valley and Louis-Saint-Laurent and all the others who mentioned the ...

Spoke in the House on Rail Transportation Mr. Speaker, representatives of the Coalition des citoyens de Lac-Mégantic are here in Ottawa today. In 2013, the member for Papineau signed their petition in support ...

Spoke at the Public Safety committee on Bill C-22 Thank you, Mr. Chair. It's nice to see you, Ruby. I feel like we should be talking about electoral reform. We're veterans, here. This amendment very ...

Two months ago

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 ...

Three months 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 ...

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 ...

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