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Liberal MP for Vancouver Quadra (B.C.)

Won her last election, in 2015, with 59% of the vote.

Yesterday

Posted on Twitter Little boys love finding and inspecting crabs under the rocks on beaches! https://t.co/t8oOJlxLvU

Posted on Twitter Multicultural drumming @ launch of #Canada150 #Atlantic to #Pacific #drumming Celebration of #Chinese-Canadian ctty! https://t.co/I9XMOQ3MNT

Two days ago

Posted on Twitter Inspiring the next generation of scientists and innovators: @csa_asc will be announcing Canada’s newest astronauts… https://t.co/J6WelYuVJW

Posted on Twitter We are excited to host you! https://t.co/q9mYnshNJf

This week

Posted on Twitter Happy #EarthDay17! Celebrated with a cuppa nettle tea grown & brewed @UBCGarden. Thx Tamara, staff, summer student… https://t.co/FPFWfW2m0P

Posted on Twitter We have only one 🌏. Enjoy it and take care of it. #earthday #everydayisearthday https://t.co/mcxnzycjHR

A week ago

Spoke in the House on Vancouver Cherry Blossom Festival Mr. Speaker, we are in the midst of the Cherry Blossom Festival in Vancouver, where more than 40,000 cherry trees are welcoming spring, finally, into our ...

Spoke in the House on Privilege Maybe it is true this time.

Two weeks ago

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.

Didn't vote on Vote #254 That this House do now adjourn.

Didn't vote on Vote #253 That the debate be now adjourned.

Didn't vote on Vote #252 That the Honourable Member for Mégantic—L'Érable be now heard.

A month ago

Spoke at the Government Operations committee on Review of the Public Servants Disclosure Protection Act Thank you very much. Commissioner, the committee heard from a witness that the internal mechanisms of disclosure within departments should be scrapped. That was over concerns ...

Spoke in the House on Nowruz Mr. Speaker, today marks the Persian new year festival of Nowruz, which is celebrated by Persian, central Asian, Kurdish, and Ismaili Canadians. Nowruz has been celebrated ...

Two months ago

Mentioned by Voiceonline.com Launch of South Asian Canadian Histories Association The launch event took place at the University of British Columbia's Asian Studies Centre, and included a special announcement from Canadian Heritage, where MP Joyce Murray announced that SACHA's inaugural project, “Trauma, Memory and the Story of ...

Spoke in the House on National Security and Intelligence Committee of Parliamentarians Act Mr. Speaker, I am pleased to join this debate on Bill C-22, an act to establish the national security and intelligence committee of parliamentarians. It is ...

Spoke in the House on Business of Supply Madam Speaker, I am pleased to speak to the motion of the member for Carleton today. I do have to say it is unfortunate to witness ...

Mentioned by Hill Times (subscription) Liberal MP Murray quietly recruiting other Grit MPs to ensure $6.8-billion Kinder Morgan pipeline follows all conditions “The local MPs have a responsibility to our constituents by monitoring these conditions,” Liberal MP Joyce Murray (Vancouver Quadra, B.C.), parliamentary secretary to Treasury Board President Scott Brison (Kings-Hants, N.S.), said in an interview with ...

Mentioned by Hill Times (subscription) Liberal MP Murray quietly recruiting other Grit MPs to ensure $6.8-billion Kinder Morgan pipeline follows all conditions “The local MPs have a responsibility to our constituents by monitoring these conditions,” Liberal MP Joyce Murray (Vancouver Quadra, B.C.), parliamentary secretary to Treasury Board President Scott Brison (Kings-Hants, N.S.), said in an interview with ...

Spoke in the House on Controlled Drugs and Substances Act Mr. Speaker, I rise today to speak in favour of Bill C-37, an act to amend the Controlled Drugs and Substances Act. As we have heard ...

Three months ago

Spoke in the House on Henry Charles Mr. Speaker, I am honoured to stand in the House today to remember Musqueam Elder Henry Charles who passed away January 28 early in the morning. ...

Spoke in the House on Business of Supply Mr. Speaker, I take strong exception to this resolution that is being debated today, that “the government misled Canadians on its platform and Throne Speech commitment”. ...

More than three months ago

Mentioned by Straight.com British Columbia MPs overlooked in Justin Trudeau cabinet shuffle Fry is chair of the Commons heritage committee. The next longest-serving Liberal MP from B.C. is Joyce Murray, who was first elected in Vancouver Quadra in a by-election in 2008. She's parliamentary secretary to the president of the Treasury Board ...

Mentioned by Voiceonline.com 28 new SkyTrain cars ordered; $93 million investment to improve transit in Metro Vancouver TWENTY-EIGHT new Mark III SkyTrain cars have been ordered to improve rapid transit service in Metro Vancouver. This was announced Friday by Joyce Murray, MP for Vancouver Quadra, on behalf of Amarjeet Sohi, federal Minister of Infrastructure and ...

Mentioned by Voiceonline.com 28 new SkyTrain cars ordered; $93 million investment to improve transit in Metro Vancouver TWENTY-EIGHT new Mark III SkyTrain cars have been ordered to improve rapid transit service in Metro Vancouver. This was announced Friday by Joyce Murray, MP for Vancouver Quadra, on behalf of Amarjeet Sohi, federal Minister of Infrastructure and ...

Spoke at the Government Operations committee on Committee Business and Briefing on the Estimates Process Thank you. I will be sharing my time with Mr. Drouin. I want to follow up on the question that Mr. Grewal was asking about votes. ...

Spoke at the Government Operations committee on Briefing on the Estimates Process Thank you very much. I appreciate the opportunity to ask our guests a couple of questions. You mentioned that something new is performance statements as part ...

Spoke at the Information & Ethics committee on Access to Information Act Thank you very much, Mr. Chair. I appreciate the opportunity to join in this discussion. I want to talk a bit more about the culture of ...

Spoke at the Public Safety committee on Bill C-7 I'm looking forward to our experts' response to some of these very good questions and very legitimate concerns. There are just a couple of things that ...

Spoke at the Public Accounts committee on Chapter 1, Implementing Gender-Based Analysis, of the Fall 2015 Report of the ... Thank you very much for your testimony. I was struck by the comments about where in the process this could be placed. Policy programs and legislation ...

Spoke at the Pay Equity committee on Committee Business and Pay Equity I think they were made in good spirit, the suggestions that Dan has put forward. Having Statistics Canada come early is logical. But we're short of ...

Spoke at the Public Accounts committee on Chapter 4, Information Technology Shared Services, of the Fall 2015 Report of ... Thank you. Thank you for being here to help us understand the situation with IT services. My background is in British Columbia. When the British Columbia ...

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-622 An Act to amend the National Defence Act (transparency and accountability), to enact the Intelligence and Security Committee of Parliament Act and to make consequential amendments to other Acts

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-437 An Act to amend the Canada Shipping Act, 2001 (prohibition against the transportation of oil by oil tankers on Canada’s Pacific North Coast)

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-606 An Act to amend the Canada Shipping Act, 2001 (prohibition against the transportation of oil by oil tankers on Canada’s Pacific North Coast)