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  • Her favourite word is women.

NDP MP for London—Fanshawe (Ontario)

Won her last election, in 2015, with 38% of the vote.

Today

Posted on Twitter Hey #LdnOnt, check out the always fun for the whole family #ArtInThePark in the @ArgyleCommAssoc neighbourhood. https://t.co/RgKBsMzmeU

Posted on Twitter @uvaepresident if you connect with my Ottawa office through irene.mathyssen@parl.gc.ca my team will arrange a date that works for both of us

Yesterday

Posted on Twitter Canadians are being asked to weigh in on our tentative World Heritage Sites list. For more info visit: https://t.co/8vE7r3bjfj

Three days ago

Posted on Twitter Time to close loopholes and avoidance schemes, and have fair taxes for all Canadians says @GuyCaronNPD: https://t.co/db2Q4pEbkE

This week

Posted on Twitter @NirakoneKain good question, if you can email me (irene.mathyssen@parl.gc.ca) the specific street location, I will make an enquiry.

Posted on Twitter Remembering my friend @jacklayton today, and everyday, by working with #LoveHopeOptimism for a better Canada. https://t.co/qTtDdC3xG6

A week ago

Mentioned by CBC.ca Better military, RCMP survivor's pensions would carry $6.3B price tag, budget watchdog says NDP MP Irene Mathyssen. "Because the survivor benefit is now being raised to 70 per cent, significantly more funds will have to be paid from this plan to accommodate the increased benefit," said the budget office report, released Wednesday. "One key ...

Three weeks ago

Mentioned by BlackburnNews.com NDP Leadership Race Goes On London Fanshawe MP Irene Mathyssen commented on the leadership bid when it was announced, calling it “very unusual”. While DiNovo's approach to the race raised some attention at the time, Mathyssen says it seemed to quickly turn quiet. “It's been very ...

Mentioned by BlackburnNews.com NDP Leadership Race Goes On London Fanshawe MP Irene Mathyssen commented on the leadership bid when it was announced, calling it “very unusual”. While DiNovo's approach to the race raised some attention at the time, Mathyssen says it seemed to quickly turn quiet. “It's been very ...

Two months ago

Mentioned by Windsor Star Veterans' advocates, area MPs seek clarification on re-opening Veterans Affairs' office NDP Members of Parliament Irene Mathyssen, left, and Tracey Ramsey listen to concerns of area veteran Larry Costello, centre, and Gayle Brown, Royal Canadian Legion in Essex, Monday. Behind, MP Cheryl Hardcastle chats with Greg Brownlie.

Mentioned by iNews880.com London Among Six Cities Taking A Stand Against Islamophobia Several local leaders will be in attendance including Deputy Premier Deb Matthews, London Fanshawe NDP MP Irene Mathyssen, London West NDP MPP Peggy Sattler, London North Centre Liberal MP Peter Fragiskatos, London Police Chief John Pare, ...

Mentioned by 640 Toronto News MP Irene Mathyssen Pushes Federally Funded Birth Control The London MP who championed dropping the tax on feminine hygiene products has now set her sights on making sure women have access to affordable birth control. London Fanshawe's New Democrat MP Irene Mathyssen is tabling a motion that asks the ...

Spoke at the Veterans Affairs committee on Service Delivery to Veterans Thank you. There's an interesting saw-off here. One of the things we hear from veterans is that they're rejected initially by VAC. You said that the ...

Spoke in the House on Veterans Mr. Speaker, just like the Conservatives before them, the Liberals are shamefully denying benefits to veterans. Care is downloaded to the provinces while federal facilities close ...

Voted No on Vote #103 on Bill C-14 Amend the Criminal Code and to make related amendments to other Acts (medical assistance in ...

Voted Yes on Vote #102 on Bill C-14 Amend the Criminal Code and to make related amendments to other Acts (medical assistance in ...

Spoke in the House on Canada Elections Act moved for leave to introduce Bill C-295, An Act to amend the Canada Elections Act (residence of electors). Mr. Speaker, it is an honour to be ...

Spoke in the House on Petitions Mr. Speaker, I have a petition from a number of concerned citizens who worry that we do not have adequate laws to protect animals from cruelty. ...

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-295 An Act to amend the Canada Elections Act (residence of electors)

Voted Yes on Vote #101 on Bill C-223 Establish the Canadian Organ Donor Registry and to coordinate and promote organ donation throughout Canada

Voted Yes on Vote #100 on Bill C-210 Amend the National Anthem Act (gender)

Spoke at the Veterans Affairs committee on Service Delivery to Veterans Thank you, Mr. Zimmerman and Mr. Kovacs, for being here. We certainly appreciate hearing your input. One of the things that I think we have at ...

Voted No on Vote #99 on Bill C-20

Spoke at the Veterans Affairs committee on Service Delivery to Veterans Mr. Callaghan, thank you for your service. Ms. Northey, thank you for creating that context because, in your description of your experience at the Mayo Clinic, ...

Three months ago

Spoke at the Veterans Affairs committee on Service Delivery to Veterans With regard to what we heard today, the ombudsman said that if we make sure there is quality of life for the veteran—financial support, housing, supports ...

Spoke at the Veterans Affairs committee on Service Delivery to Veterans Okay. Thank you, again. I have two quick questions. We've been focusing on the veteran and that preparation for transition from DND to VAC. We also ...

Spoke at the Veterans Affairs committee on Service Delivery to Veterans Thank you for your presentations. You've touched on so many things, and I want to follow up on some of them. Mr. Burke, you talked about ...

Spoke in the House on Veterans Affairs Mr. Speaker, when the Liberals promised an increase in benefits for permanently injured veterans, they failed to mention that their plan would benefit higher ranking officials ...

Spoke at the Veterans Affairs committee on Service Delivery to Veterans You said that the legislation from 2006 affected veterans' entitlement. Now, VRAB has to follow the legislation, as you're very much a creature of what governments ...

Spoke in the House on Veterans Affairs Mr. Speaker, the current Liberal government promised during the election to restore Canada's historic relationship with our veterans. First and foremost was the pledge to end ...

Spoke at the Veterans Affairs committee on Service Delivery to Veterans Oh, dear. Well, perhaps I will re-ask this question, but I'll give you some time to think about it. You talked about Ste. Anne's and long-term ...

Spoke in the House on Veterans Affairs Mr. Speaker, another day, another broken Liberal promise. Liberals are dragging wounded veterans back into court to deny them fair benefits. After Conservatives spent $700,000 fighting ...

Spoke in the House on VIA Rail Mr. Speaker, VIA Rail is a long way from fulfilling its mandate to provide intercity passenger rail services in Canada. The Auditor General's report on the ...

More than three months ago

Spoke in the House on Foreign Affairs Mr. Speaker, Bill Browder has been fighting for human rights and justice in memory of Sergei Magnitsky, who was murdered in prison after exposing a tax ...

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-261 An Act to amend the Canadian Forces Superannuation Act and the Royal Canadian Mounted Police Superannuation Act (increase of allowance for survivors and children)

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-260 An Act to amend the Canadian Forces Superannuation Act and the Royal Canadian Mounted Police Superannuation Act (deduction of disability pensions)

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-498 An Act to amend the Navigable Waters Protection Act (North Thames River, Middle Thames River and Thames River)

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-422 An Act to amend the Employment Insurance Act (elimination of waiting period)

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-407 An Act to amend the Financial Administration Act (gender balanced representation)

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-287 An Act respecting a Senior Consumer Price Index