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  • Her favourite word is need.

Liberal MP for Vancouver Centre (B.C.)

Won her last election, in 2015, with 56% of the vote.

Yesterday

Voted Yes on Vote #978 on Bill C-21 Amend the Customs

Posted on Twitter Yesterday I spoke in the House of Commons about the Opioid Crisis, an issue that has been important to me for a ver… https://t.co/2cQSuiIIuT

Posted on Twitter #GoC announced measures to ensure our aquaculture sector is economically successful & environmentally sustainable.… https://t.co/JiCY7hBNrh

Posted on Twitter What a powerful tribute by @TIME to the killed and imprisoned journalists around the world, who have been mistreat… https://t.co/iHUsL0VYyM

Two days ago

Spoke in the House on Interparliamentary Delegations Mr. Speaker, pursuant to Standing Order 34(1), I have the honour to present, in both official languages, the reports of the Canadian delegation to the OSCE ...

Spoke in the House on Opioid Crisis in Canada Mr. Chair, I have been sitting here listening to everyone speak to this issue. I have no doubt that the intent of everyone in this place ...

Spoke in the House on Petitions Mr. Speaker, I rise on a point of order. I must have missed your calling for motions, because I do have a motion that I would ...

Voted Yes on Vote #977 on Bill C-51 Amend the Criminal Code and the Department of Justice Act and to make consequential amendments ...

Didn't vote on Vote #976 on Bill C-51 Amend the Criminal Code and the Department of Justice Act and to make consequential amendments ...

Posted on Twitter I am proud to stand next to an historic document which Canada had a hand in drafting 70 years ago: the UN Universal… https://t.co/gWn2BmHHoN

Posted on Twitter In 1997 Javier Perez D'Aquila (UNESCO) saw cultural diversity as a means of understanding each 'other'globally # Canadacanleadthisdiscourse

Posted on Twitter Seventy years ago, the UN adopted an historic document, drafted by Canadian John Humphrey, to proclaim the equal di… https://t.co/UuuD7BGloG

This week

Spoke in the House on Housing Madam Speaker, did you know that 34% of indigenous persons in Vancouver are homeless? Many of them are youth. For over a decade, the Lu'ma Native ...

A week ago

Voted No on Vote #975 on Bill C-392 Amend the Aeronautics Act, the Fishing and Recreational Harbours Act and other Acts (application of ...

Voted Yes on Vote #974 Private Members' Business M-151 (National strategy to combat plastic pollution)

Spoke in the House on HIV-AIDS Mr. Speaker, if anyone doubts that one person can really make a difference in this world, I have a story to tell my colleagues of such ...

Two months ago

Mentioned by Inter Press Service Time for Global Collaboration to Address Pressing Issues of Sexual & Reproductive Health & Rights Dr Hedy Fry, PC MP, is a Trinidadian-Canadian politician and physician. She is currently the longest-serving female Member of Parliament, winning eight consecutive elections in the constituency of Vancouver Centre since the 1993 election, when she ...

Spoke in the House on Canada Labour Code Madam Speaker, I am pleased to stand and speak to this particular bill because I think it has been a long time coming in this House. ...

More than three months ago

Mentioned by Winnipeg Sun Trudeau preaches tolerance during Vancouver Pride tour Trudeau was flanked onstage by longtime Vancouver Centre MP Hedy Fry and PFLAG Canada spokesman Colin McKenna. McKenna gave the prime minister his thanks for the apology the prime minister offered to the LGBTQ community in the House of ...

Mentioned by Edmonton Sun Trudeau preaches tolerance during Vancouver Pride tour Trudeau was flanked onstage by longtime Vancouver Centre MP Hedy Fry and PFLAG Canada spokesman Colin McKenna. McKenna gave the prime minister his thanks for the apology the prime minister offered to the LGBTQ community in the House of ...

Mentioned by Toronto Sun Trudeau preaches tolerance during Vancouver Pride tour Trudeau was flanked onstage by longtime Vancouver Centre MP Hedy Fry and PFLAG Canada spokesman Colin McKenna. McKenna gave the prime minister his thanks for the apology the prime minister offered to the LGBTQ community in the House of ...

Mentioned by Benzinga Media Advisory - The Honourable Hedy Fry to Deliver Remarks about Cultural Infrastructure at BC Artscape in Vancouver VANCOUVER, July 28, 2018 /CNW/ - The Honourable Hedy Fry, Member of Parliament (Vancouver Centre), will deliver remarks on Sunday at BC Artscape. Ms. Fry will attend this event on behalf of the Honourable Pablo Rodriguez, Minister of Canadian ...

Mentioned by Mansion Global Vancouver Notables on Their Beloved Hometown We asked three of Vancouver's hometown heroes—Hedy Fry, Canada's longest serving female member of parliament, local business mogul Nolan Watson and chef Vikram Vij— what they love best about their city. They also recounted what has changed most ...

Spoke in the House on Pride Month Mr. Speaker, in 1993, I ran on a promise of LGBTQ2+ equality in law and in fact. As a physician, I had seen how discrimination affected ...

Spoke in the House on The Environment Mr. Speaker, the real impact of climate change cannot be understated. The challenge governments face is striking the right balance between an evolving economy and protection ...

Spoke at the Health committee on Bill S-228 Thanks very much, Ron, for sharing your time with me. It seems to me I've heard this song before. I'm addressing this to advertising and to ...

Spoke at the Canadian Heritage committee on Systemic Racism and Religious Discrimination If you can put that in writing and send it to the clerk, we will be able to see what your thoughts are on that particular ...

Spoke at the Canadian Heritage committee on Systemic Racism and Religious Discrimination Thank you, Ms. Raza. We are at the end of this session. We're going to go to another round of five minutes, and I have people's ...

Spoke at the Canadian Heritage committee on Systemic Racism and Religious Discrimination I'm going to take the opportunity to ask a couple of questions. In the 1990s, Canada took intersectionality to the world stage. We talked about the ...

Spoke at the Status of Women committee on Economic Security of Women in Canada It's been very interesting to hear some of the questions that have been asked. I want to focus on three particular areas. The first one is ...

Spoke at the Canadian Heritage committee on The medias and local communities Well, I would be interested in what anyone else has to say, but I just wanted to say, with regard to the process, that once we ...

Spoke at the Canadian Heritage committee on The medias and local communities Thank you very much. I would like to pose one question to you, if I may. One of the things there was agreement on when you ...

Spoke at the Canadian Heritage committee on The medias and local communities Thank you, Mr. Lever. I do think we have another part of this committee to go. I again would like to thank the witnesses for being ...

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-594 An Act respecting a National Metastatic Breast Cancer Day

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-277 An Act to amend the Criminal Code (cruelty to animals)

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-276 An Act to amend the Canadian Human Rights Act and the Criminal Code (gender identity and gender expression)

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-275 An Act to amend the Hazardous Products Act (recreational snow sport helmets)

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-274 An Act to amend the Criminal Code (animal cruelty)

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-273 An Act to amend the Criminal Code (cyberbullying)