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Liberal MP for New Brunswick Southwest (New Brunswick)

Won her last election, in 2015, with 44% of the vote.

Two days ago

Posted on Twitter I am touched to have received this kind note, after meeting these young Royal Canadian Air Cadets in Ottawa last month.

This week

Posted on Twitter Great discussions! Before...during...and after :) https://t.co/T4a7dM7pF6

Posted on Twitter Barn fire in Harvey, NB. Mayor Winston Gamblin reported to me that no physical injuries to people but multiple... https://t.co/U2S3Z8CVD0

Posted on Twitter Statement by the Prime Minister of Canada on the 35th anniversary of the Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms https://t.co/6KaAsLZCCV

A week ago

Posted on Twitter HAPPY EASTER. April, the giraffe, finally delivered her calf. Photo credit Ron D'Raine https://t.co/HRDzLpklab

Posted on Twitter Happy Easter! What are your plans today? https://t.co/rt7RLZQU6P

Spoke in the House on Boyd Family Mr. Speaker, the community of St. George in my riding of New Brunswick Southwest is in mourning today. Tuesday afternoon, we were shocked and saddened to ...

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.

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.

Two weeks ago

Spoke at the Status of Women committee on Economic Security of Women in Canada Thank you. We heard from Jennifer Reynolds before this committee, from Women in Capital Markets. She spoke specifically about women on boards, and about its not ...

Spoke in the House on Canada Business Corporations Act Mr. Speaker, to me Bill C-25 is a very important bill. It is about diversity. At this point, we still have the opportunity, as we stand ...

Spoke at the Government Operations committee on Review of the Public Servants Disclosure Protection Act Thank you very much. Just pushing that a little bit further and listening to my colleagues' questions and your very detailed responses this afternoon, I'm wondering, ...

A month ago

Spoke in the House on Petitions Mr. Speaker, it is an honour to rise and submit a petition in relation to community television and media. Dozens of New Brunswickers have signed a ...

Spoke at the International Trade committee on The Canadian Steel Industry’s Ability to Compete Internationally Thank you all for your presentations. I represent the riding of New Brunswick Southwest, so obviously I'm from Atlantic Canada. The shipbuilding industry is an important ...

Spoke at the Status of Women committee on Briefing by the Minister of Status of Women Canada and Main Estimates ... I'm very pleased with the work of this committee. I'm also very proud of the government in terms of what has taken place with feminizing the ...

Spoke at the Status of Women committee on Economic Security of Women in Canada Thank you both for your very moving and informative presentations. I'm a mother of two. I can give my personal experience. When I first started working ...

Mentioned by The Sackville Tribune Post Province welcomes news of Atlantic Fisheries Fund ... will partner with Fisheries and Oceans Canada on a $325-million Atlantic Fisheries Fund, announced March 10 in Halifax. From left: Fisheries, Oceans and Canadian Coast Guard Minister Dominic LeBlanc; New Brunswick Southwest MP Karen Ludwig and ...

Two months ago

Spoke at the International Trade committee on Pre-Study of the Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement (TPP) and The Canadian Steel Industry’s ... Thank you. Thank you all, gentlemen, for your excellent presentations today. We travelled across the country gathering information. We had consultations regarding TPP. One of the ...

Spoke in the House on Innovation, Science and Economic Development Mr. Speaker, today's marketplace is a rapidly changing environment, and Canada is uniquely positioned to attract and develop talent to further sustain and scale up innovative ...

Spoke at the Status of Women committee on Economic Security of Women in Canada and Daughters of the Vote Thank you very much. Thank you for your excellent presentations. My questions, overall, focus on the unconscious and structural barriers. Ms. Smallman, you had mentioned systemic ...

Spoke in the House on Business of Supply Madam Speaker, apart from the hon. member's doomsday scenario in Ontario, does he not see a role for federal government leadership as we battle climate change? ...

Spoke at the International Trade committee on Pre-Study of the Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement (TPP) and Briefing Session on the ... Thank you. Thanks to you, Madam Minister, and to all of you, for being here this afternoon. I initially had two questions, but because there was ...

Spoke in the House on Role of Co-operatives Mr. Speaker, could the member elaborate on how the renewable energy sector would thrive under a co-operative environment?

Spoke in the House on Canada-European Union Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement Implementation Act Mr. Speaker, with the rise in protectionism, I wonder how my colleague opposite would respond to what impact not ratifying CETA at this time may have ...

Spoke in the House on Black History Month Mr. Speaker, I am pleased to rise in the House today to acknowledge Black History Month. The community of Elm Hill, New Brunswick in my riding ...

More than three months ago

Mentioned by CTV News Iconic St. Stephen town hall receives federal funding to avoid closure The federal government will be investing $125,000 in the century-old St. Stephen, N.B., town hall to repair air quality and issues and remove mould. MP Karen Ludwig made the announcement on Friday, saying “promises made are promises kept.” Residents ...

Mentioned by CBC.ca Saint John gets to voice opinions on Trans Pacific Partnership trade deal A House of Commons committee will host a public meeting from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. in the Marco Polo room at the Hilton with Karen Ludwig, the member of Parliament for New Brunswick Southwest and a member of the standing committee on international trade ...

Mentioned by Sackville Tribune Post Province, feds reach agreement under new federal infrastructure funding programs Back, from left: Moncton East MLA Monique LeBlanc; New Brunswick Southwest MP Karen Ludwig; Moncton-Riverview-Dieppe MP Ginette Petitpas Taylor; Miramichi-Grand Lake MP Pat Finnigan; Fredericton MP Matt DeCourcey; Acadie-Bathurst MP Serge ...

Mentioned by CBC.ca More national round tables planned for Lyme disease awareness A national, all-party round table on Lyme disease in Ottawa recently brought to light some of the issues people face with getting answers and suitable treatment for the disease. New Brunswick Southwest MP Karen Ludwig co-chaired the meeting on May 30, ...

Mentioned by CBC.ca Lyme disease gets attention of MP Karen Ludwig New Brunswick Southwest MP Karen Ludwig is fulfilling a campaign promise to bring national attention to Lyme disease as she prepares to co-chair a national all-party round table next week. Ludwig says she couldn't ignore the problem after going ...