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Liberal MP for Pickering—Uxbridge (Ontario)

Won her last election, in 2015, with 50% of the vote.

Three days ago

Posted on Twitter No Canadian should worry about whether or not they'll be paid for their work. We're taking the necessary steps to f… https://t.co/UEgVAo5NM2

This week

Posted on Twitter Just another example of how hardworking and dedicated volunteers improve our community! #NationalVolunteerWeek https://t.co/aXsP90G9Kj

A week ago

Posted on Twitter We're legalizing & strictly regulating cannabis. You can learn more about our government's plan here:… https://t.co/ycJEzOR4wW

Posted on Twitter Here's what #Budget2017 is doing to support Veterans and their families: https://t.co/1pcedenHUz

Two weeks ago

Posted on Twitter The team had a great time at today's Easter parade! TY to the RCL Branch 606 & the Ladies Auxiliary for organizing.… https://t.co/bt3QEcvoFs

Posted on Twitter Happy Vaisakhi to the Sikh community in Pickering-Uxbridge! Best wishes for happiness, good health, & prosperity du… https://t.co/JKlMJznyPp

Spoke at the Finance committee on Report of the Bank of Canada on Monetary Policy Thank you, Mr. Chair. Thank you both for being here today. I want to start by asking a question on a statement of yours that was ...

Voted Yes on Vote #256 Notice of a Ways and Means motion to implement certain provisions of the budget tabled in Parliament on ...

Voted No on Vote #255 That the debate be now adjourned.

Spoke at the Finance committee on Main Estimates 2017-18: Votes 1 and 5 under Department of Finance, Vote ... Thank you. I'm glad this will continue. I filled in for another member at one of the meetings of the human resources committee, which is looking ...

Voted No on Vote #254 That this House do now adjourn.

Voted No on Vote #253 That the debate be now adjourned.

Voted No on Vote #252 That the Honourable Member for Mégantic—L'Érable be now heard.

Three weeks ago

Spoke at the Human Resources committee on Bill C-243 Thank you. Thank you all for your testimony and being here. As I stated earlier, this isn't my regular committee, so I'm just here filling in ...

Spoke at the Finance committee on Economic Growth in the Territories Thank you, Mr. Chair. Thank you, Premier, for your testimony today. You certainly sold me on the story for tourism, and you certainly painted a picture ...

Spoke in the House on The Budget Mr. Speaker, it is my distinct pleasure to rise in the House to speak to a unique and historic budget. Budget 2017, “Building a Strong Middle ...

A month ago

Spoke in the House on The Budget Mr. Speaker, budget 2017 is a budget of opportunities for women in Canada. For the first time ever, it includes a comprehensive gender statement showing how ...

Spoke in the House on National Security and Intelligence Committee of Parliamentarians Act Mr. Speaker, I am pleased to address the House today with respect to the passage of Bill C-22, which would establish the national security and intelligence ...

Two months ago

Mentioned by durhamregion.com MP Jennifer O'Connell announces $190000 in funding, grants to Pickering city, groups PICKERING — The City of Pickering and local organizations are getting more than a total of $190,000 from the federal government this year for special events and projects as Canada celebrates its 150th birthday. Pickering-Uxbridge MP Jennifer O'Connell ...

Spoke at the Foreign Affairs committee on The Situation in Eastern Europe and Central Asia 25 Years after the ... Thank you very much. Following up on that, in the liberated areas or again in communities where Syrians have had to leave Syria, you mentioned in ...

Spoke in the House on Genetic Non-Discrimination Act Madam Speaker, genetic testing can quite literally save lives. It allows Canadians who suspect that they might be at a higher risk for certain genetic diseases ...

Spoke at the Finance committee on Supplementary Estimates (C) 2016-17: Votes 1c and 5c under Canada Revenue Agency ... That's interesting to me. On the non-partisan report, as they claim, they wanted to shut down debate before we could vote. Still, I'm happy to be ...

Spoke at the Finance committee on Bill C-240, Canadian Real Estate Market and Home Ownership, and Election of ... Fair enough, Mr. Chair. With regard to tax policy, I supported this coming to the House...excuse me; in the vote in the House, I supported this ...

Spoke at the Finance committee on Second Report of the Advisory Council on Economic Growth Thank you, Mr. Chair. Thank you both for being here. I have a number of questions, mainly focused around innovation, because it seems to be very ...

Spoke in the House on Claremont Legion Mr. Speaker, Earlier this month, I attended the Claremont beef dinner at Legion Branch 483, where I had the honour of announcing over $36,000 in support ...

Three months ago

Spoke in the House on Genetic Non-Discrimination Act Mr. Speaker, I rise today to speak to Bill S-201, an act to prohibit and prevent genetic discrimination. Many of my comments will be similar to ...

Mentioned by durhamregion.com Funding from federal government helps improve accessibility in Claremont CLAREMONT -- Sandy Hill, left, and Karyn Miller are the coordinators of the Claremont Legion Accessibility Project. Jennifer O'Connell, MP for Pickering-Uxbridge, was at the Claremont Legion Branch 483 to announce funding of $36,173 through the ...

Spoke in the House on Business of Supply Mr. Speaker, I will be sharing my time today with the member for Oakville North—Burlington. Mr. Speaker, I thank the hon. member for his motion. As ...

More than three months ago

Spoke in the House on Committees of the House Mr. Speaker, I have the honour to present, in both official languages, the 10th report of the Standing Committee on Finance in relation to the Canada ...

Mentioned by MetroNews Canada Pay equity panel gaffe highlights need for more women in politics Finance committee member and Pickering-Uxbridge MP Jennifer O'Connell had been away that week. Her absence was notable as the only woman on the 10-member committee, which has been hearing from public witnesses on budget-related issues since ...

Mentioned by durhamregion.com Uxbridge residents invited to share thoughts on election reform at town hall meeting Sept. 24 UXBRIDGE -- Uxbridge residents are being invited to share their thoughts on electoral reform at a town hall hosted by Pickering-Uxbridge MP Jennifer O'Connell and Ajax MP Mark Holland. The town hall will be held on Sept. 24 at Uxbridge Secondary School ...

Mentioned by durhamregion.com Pickering-Uxbridge MP Jennifer O'Connell talks proposed airport, funding opportunities and rural Internet Pickering-Uxbridge MP Jennifer O'Connell. “Green jobs I think are going to be incredibly important to our country and certainly here in Pickering and Durham Region,” she said. Mayor Ryan said there is plenty of room for high-quality jobs on the ...

Mentioned by Marketwired (press release) Media Advisory: Minister Bains to Make Automotive Funding Announcement 30, 2016) - The Honourable Navdeep Bains, Minister of Innovation, Science and Economic Development, will be in Markham, Ontario, to make an automotive-related funding announcement. Jennifer O'Connell, Member of Parliament for Pickering-Uxbridge, ...