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  • Her favourite word is vessels.

Liberal MP for Kanata—Carleton (Ontario)

Won her last election, in 2015, with 51% of the vote.

This week

Posted on Twitter @marty945 Thank you @marty945. I know how lucky we are to live here. I was proud and fortunate to be able to serve Canada!

Posted on Twitter @MarciSurkes Thank you @MarciSurkes ! It was unbelievably moving and poignant...and a tremendous honour.

Posted on Twitter I was so honoured to lay a wreath this morning at the National War Memorial. I am so grateful to all of the Veteran… https://t.co/MgQ1g060EL

Posted on Twitter Thank you @welsh_tracey ! I appreciate your kind thoughts. Today I have the honour of laying a wreath at the Nati… https://t.co/2MZ4LwWpnN

Posted on Twitter Thank you for joining with us today @JimWatsonOttawa ! Your presence means a lot to all of us! https://t.co/LrC6uzeuEB

Posted on Twitter What an amazing craft fair! Come on out to Kinburn till 3pm today for a great craft fair with 3 rooms of vendors!… https://t.co/KWDz54jYqH

A week ago

Voted No on Vote #937 on Bill C-393 Amend the Canadian Multiculturalism Act (non-application in Quebec)

Voted Yes on Vote #936 on Bill C-316 Amend the Canada Revenue Agency Act (organ donors)

Voted Yes on Vote #935 on Bill C-376 Designate the month of April as Sikh Heritage Month

Voted Yes on Vote #934 on Bill C-375 Amend the Criminal Code (presentence report)

Voted Yes on Vote #933 on Bill C-85 Amend the Canada-Israel Free Trade Agreement Implementation Act and to make related amendments to other ...

Mentioned by Canada NewsWire (press release) Government of Canada supports early childhood development Today, Karen McCrimmon, Member of Parliament for Kanata–Carleton, on behalf of the Honourable Jean-Yves Duclos, Minister of Families, Children and Social Development, announced funding of $1,271,000 to Families Canada for its Early Childhood ... For ...

Mentioned by Canada NewsWire (press release) UPS Canada Opens New Facility in Kanata, Ontario Kelly Craft, the U.S. Ambassador to Canada, Karen McCrimmon, Member of Parliament for Kanata-Carleton and Emmanuel Kamarianakis, Director General of Investment and Innovation, Global Affairs were in attendance to help celebrate. During the opening ...

Two weeks ago

Mentioned by Globalnews.ca On returning ISIS fighters, Canada has 'responsibility' not to 'hand it off' to others, MP says WATCH: Karen McCrimmon, parliamentary secretary to the ministry of public safety, tells Mercedes Stephenson her government supported the Conservatives' motion to prosecute returning ISIS fighters to reassure Canadians they can have confidence in their ...

Two months ago

Mentioned by National Post Federal government in 'backup role' while local officials lead Ottawa tornado recovery: Goodale “The leadership is with the provincial and municipal officials,” Goodale said on Tuesday while touring the damage area, along with Kanata-Carleton MP Karen McCrimmon. “The government of Canada is in a backup role to respond to requests and we have ...

Spoke in the House on Ottawa-Gatineau Tornados Mr. Speaker, on Friday, our amazing community of Dunrobin in my riding of Kanata—Carleton was devastated as an EF3 tornado touched down, destroying homes and businesses, ...

Mentioned by The Loop (blog) Tornadoes 'uprooted homes and tore apart the lives of people' Ottawa-area MPs say Liberal MP Karen McCrimmon, whose Kanata-Carleton, Ont. riding includes Dunrobin, one of the neighborhoods directly hit and severely damaged, described the community as "devastated," by "unimaginable destruction." She said over the weekend she ...

Mentioned by CTV News Tornadoes 'uprooted homes and tore apart the lives of people,' Ottawa-area MPs say Before question period, two Ottawa-area MPs rose in the House of Commons to reflect on the damage done, and convey their appreciation for the emergency response. Liberal MP Karen McCrimmon, whose Kanata-Carleton, Ont. riding includes Dunrobin, ...

Spoke in the House on Firearms Act Mr. Speaker, I wonder if the hon. member realizes that the signatures on that petition reflect just 4% of licenced Canadian firearms owners. I would not ...

Spoke in the House on Community Heroes Mr. Speaker, I am proud to stand in this place as the new Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness, proud because ...

More than three months ago

Spoke in the House on Aeronautics Act Mr. Speaker, I am pleased to speak today about Bill C-392. Bill C-392 touches upon several subjects, including intergovernmental relations, federalism, and the paramountcy principle, matters ...

Spoke in the House on Wrecked, Abandoned or Hazardous Vessels Act Madam Speaker, there are many arguments in favour of this bill. However, the most convincing argument is the fact that Canadians are calling for the measures ...

Spoke in the House on Impact Assessment Act Mr. Speaker, I would first and foremost like to thank the Standing Committee on Environment and Sustainable Development for its careful study of Bill C-69. I ...

Spoke in the House on Marine Transportation Mr. Speaker, I thank my colleague for her question. The residents of La Romaine on the lower north shore are our priority. The minister's office has ...

Spoke in the House on Grandmothers Advocacy Network Mr. Speaker, I stand today to welcome the amazing women who have come to the House from across the country representing the Grandmothers Advocacy Network, or ...

Spoke at the Transport committee on Bill C-64 Thank you very much, Sean. I just want to offer a bit of clarification on something MP Malcolmson said. We have received seven applications for vessels, ...