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

Won her last election, in 2019, with 49% of the vote.

Yesterday

Spoke in the House on Economic Statement Implementation Act, 2020 Madam Speaker, it is an honour to speak virtually today, and I thank my colleague from Nanaimo—Ladysmith for this opportunity to split the time. I want ...

Two days ago

Posted on Twitter A few more betrayals not to be forgotten #SiteC and #TMX pipeline, #climate and big increase in subsidies for… https://t.co/QuUrvT2xzz

Posted on Twitter In case anyone wonders about vaccine rollout in BC, yesterday I was allowed to book for first available slot- April… https://t.co/zZ1Bzufyt7

Three days ago

Posted on Twitter Sending a big virtual hug @Raffi_RC and another one to Luna! From my little dog Xo and me! Xo

This week

Posted on Twitter RIP Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh. I remember meeting him in 1987. He focused his Canada tour on wildlife and co… https://t.co/mItKtSKOxi

Posted on Twitter Great article on the issue of unfairness to UK pensioners living in Canada and @paulmanly 's work to gain unanimous… https://t.co/2bF1MCortF

Posted on Twitter You do know that has been our position for decades. We have been pushing for #BasicIncome for decades.… https://t.co/sBDq0sj2Lo

Two weeks ago

Spoke at the Information & Ethics committee on Questions of Conflict of Interest and Lobbying in Relation to Pandemic Spending For me, a lot of the questions.... I went back over my notes from when a number of key players testified to a different committee, to ...

Spoke in the House on Canada Elections Act Madam Speaker, my hon. colleague, the member for Elmwood—Transcona, is a real warrior on interesting issues such as the convention for moving from a House to ...

Spoke in the House on Digital Charter Implementation Act, 2020 Madam Speaker, this is my first opportunity to address the minister since he has changed portfolio, and I cannot start without thanking him once again for ...

Spoke in the House on Petitions Madam Speaker, it is an honour to present a petition today on behalf of constituents concerned about the ongoing crisis of violence against women. The petitioners ...

Spoke in the House on Gender-Based Violence Madam Chair, I want to especially thank the hon. member for Toronto—Danforth for sharing her time with me and for her kind words. Tonight's take-note debate ...

Voted Yes on Vote #79 Opposition Motion (Instructions to the Standing Committee on Access to Information, Privacy and Ethics and to the Standing ...

Voted Yes on Vote #80 Opposition Motion (Instructions to the Standing Committee on Access to Information, Privacy and Ethics and to the Standing ...

Voted Yes on Vote #81 Concurrence in Supplementary Estimates (C), 2020-21

Voted Yes on Vote #82 on Bill C-26

Voted Yes on Vote #83 on Bill C-26

Spoke at the Fisheries committee on State of the Pacific Salmon Lastly, as a current Vancouver Islander.... I was a Cape Breton Islander. Ransom Myers was a dear friend of mine, and we tried for years to ...

Spoke in the House on Canada Elections Act moved for leave to introduce Bill C-279, An Act to amend the Canada Elections Act (voting age). Madam Speaker, it is an honour to present this ...

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-279 An Act to amend the Canada Elections Act (voting age)

Three weeks ago

Spoke in the House on The Environment Madam Speaker, I will begin by acknowledging that I am speaking from the traditional territory of the WSÁNEC Nation, which is among the Coast Salish nations ...

Spoke in the House on Opposition Motion—Plan for Reopening the Economy Mr. Speaker, many of the Liberal speakers, although not this particular parliamentary secretary, have been talking about climate change and climate change science and contrasting it ...

Spoke at the Finance committee on Bill C-14 Thank you very much. Also, thanks to Gabriel Ste-Marie for giving Peter the time that he just gave me. I'm going to resume with a question ...

Spoke at the Finance committee on Bill C-14 I have to say thank you very much, Chairman, for this kindness, and to all my colleagues. The witnesses were so interesting today. My question is ...

A month ago

Spoke at the National Defence committee on Addressing Sexual Misconduct Issues in the Canadian Armed Forces, Including the Allegations ... Thank you, my dear friend. Thank you. Lieutenant-Commander Trotter, again, I want to go back to your conversation. I never heard of this. I will be ...

Spoke at the National Defence committee on Addressing Sexual Misconduct Issues in the Canadian Armed Forces, Including the Allegations ... I want to thank you so very much, Randall. I want to thank you, Mr. Walbourne, for your service to this country and for standing up ...

Two months ago

Spoke at the Finance committee on Covid-19 spending and programs Thank you. I will begin in French to thank my colleague Mr. Ste-Marie. You are so nice. My question is for Mike Cassidy. It is an ...

Spoke at the Transport committee on Impact of COVID-19 on the Aviation Sector I thank my honourable colleague, the parliamentary secretary, for this amount of time. I want to just get it on the record, because I won't have ...

More than three months ago

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-251 An Act to continue VIA Rail Canada Inc. under the name VIA Rail Canada and to make consequential amendments to other Acts

Mentioned by Times Colonist Elizabeth May is getting hitched, but she's firmly tied to her riding Elizabeth May, leader of the Green Party of Canada, will have a husband in Ashcroft but will remain in Saanich-Gulf Islands and represent the riding in the next federal election. “Definitely not leaving Sidney; definitely running again in Saanich-Gulf ...

Mentioned by HuffPost Canada Green Party Leader Elizabeth May Is Engaged To John Kidder You're never too old for love, and federal Green Party Leader Elizabeth May's story proves it. She announced Monday that she is ... Along with being federal Green Party leader and its sole MP, May is also an author and lawyer. May has had an eventful ...

Mentioned by Straight.com Green Party of Canada Leader Elizabeth May will marry former BC Green candidate John Kidder The Green Party's Elizabeth May is engaged to John Kidder, the brother of deceased Canadian actor Margot Kidder. He was the B.C. Green candidate in ... May is the MP for Saanich–Gulf Islands. In February, NDP Leader Jagmeet Singh married fashion ...

Mentioned by Hill Times Security and Intelligence Committee members should be more actively monitored in wake of Clement scandal: Green ... A national security expert and Green Party Leader Elizabeth May say that in the wake of former Conservative MP Tony Clement's sexting scandal, members of the National Security and Intelligence Committee of Parliamentarians, of which he was a member ...

Mentioned by www.insideottawavalley.com/ Elizabeth May talks 'Green tide' during visit to Kemptville Elizabeth May, leader of the Green Party of Canada, visited Kemptville in support of Lorraine Rekmans, the Green party candidate running in the Leeds-Grenville-Thousand Islands and Rideau Lakes byelection on Sunday, Nov. 18. The byelection comes after ...

Mentioned by Brockville Recorder and Times May urges voters to send a message KEMPTVILLE — Elizabeth May is encouraging local voters to be courageous. ... May, a British Columbia MP who was first elected to the House of Commons in 2011 and has served as federal party leader for 12 years, told the audience that the Dec.

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)