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Conservative MP for Elgin—Middlesex—London (Ontario)

Won her last election, in 2015, with 49% of the vote.

Two days ago

Voted No on Vote #238 That the debate be now adjourned.

Voted No on Vote #237 That, in the opinion of the House, the government should: ( a) recognize the need to quell the ...

Voted Yes on Vote #236 on Bill C-323 Amend the Income Tax Act (rehabilitation of historic property)

Didn't vote on Vote #235 That the Fifth Report of the Standing Committee on Human Resources, Skills and Social Development and the Status ...

Voted Yes on Vote #234 That the Honourable Member for Foothills be now heard.

Posted on Twitter Great meeting with #OFA meeting and local #EML resident, Crispin Colvin. #CPC_hq #agriculturematters https://t.co/ILTIQpGi9r

Posted on Twitter @annarose_cla @steven_travale I am surrounded by "awesome" people as @MichelleRempel would say

Posted on Twitter @DavidNutzuki @Canadabuster shameful of the PM to make these accusations. Shameful!

Posted on Twitter https://t.co/mBvtnbVkoz

Posted on Twitter Standing Up For Canadians - Budget 2017 - Yet Another Tax And Spend Liberal Budget https://t.co/9N9QCyPaMM

This week

Spoke in the House on Business of Supply Mr. Speaker, today I will be sharing my time with the member for South Surrey—White Rock. I am honoured to rise to speak to the opposition ...

Posted on Twitter @DLeitchHistory thanks Delany. I love this job and they ability to speak for the people of #EML

Spoke in the House on Committees of the House Mr. Speaker, on behalf of Her Majesty's loyal opposition, I am proud to present a supplementary opinion regarding the status of women study. Important evidence, such ...

Two weeks ago

Spoke in the House on Foreign Investment Mr. Speaker, the Minister of Innovation claims to have done a review of the sell-off of seniors care facilities in B.C., but is not capable of ...

Spoke at the Status of Women committee on Economic Security of Women in Canada and Daughters of the Vote Thank you very much. I hear what you're saying but I think a lot of times when we're having these conversations, we have to recognize that ...

Spoke in the House on College Hockey America Mr. Speaker, she shoots, she scores. I am so proud to recognize my niece Brittany “the Chipmunk” Howard today. This incredible U.S. college hockey player is ...

Spoke in the House on Taxation Mr. Speaker, today I want to continue with a follow up on a question I had the other day regarding a comment made by the mayor ...

A month ago

Spoke in the House on Taxation Mr. Speaker, this Prime Minister has dictated that the provinces must collect his carbon tax. In true Liberal fashion, Premier Wynne has secretly planned to apply ...

Spoke in the House on NASCAR Cup Series Mr. Speaker, start your engines. The Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series begins this weekend with the Daytona 500. I am proud to rise in the House ...

Spoke in the House on Seniors Mr. Speaker, I am going to change the way I was going to give my speech, because there were certain things that I was going to ...

Spoke at the Status of Women committee on Bill C-309 Okay. Finally, when we're looking at.... Sven, you brought this up specifically. It's the part that says “Whereas Canadian women face barriers in pursuing and completing ...

Spoke at the Human Resources committee on Poverty Reduction Strategies Okay, the reason I asked is that I have seen many people advocate for it. When I ask if they can tell me precisely what we're ...

Spoke at the Status of Women committee on Violence Against Young Women and Girls In Canada and Economic Security of ... Thanks very much, Donna. Laurell, in a lot of what we've talked about and stats that we've seen—and I'm sure Parliamentary Secretary Terry Duguid has seen ...

Spoke at the Human Resources committee on Poverty Reduction Strategies Absolutely. Thank you very much. I've seen systems like those that do work, systems that look at what the child needs first, and sometimes that's exactly.... ...

Spoke at the Human Resources committee on Poverty Reduction Strategies Thank you very much. Thanks to everybody for coming out today. I'm going to start with Dianne and Jeannette regarding the Immigrant Access Fund. Obviously, when ...

Spoke at the Human Resources committee on Poverty Reduction Strategies Yes, I think we saw that Switzerland is looking at the universal. Of course, if somebody's making $150,000, why would they need the basic annual income? ...

Spoke at the Human Resources committee on Poverty Reduction Strategies Thank you very much. As you know, MP Mark Warawa has been away, but in March 2016, he put forward a motion. I just want to ...

Three months ago

Mentioned by Journal Elgin-Middlesex-London Conservative MP Karen Vecchio says woman abuse campaign a highlight in 2016 - St. Thomas Times With 2017 closing in quickly, it's time to reflect on the year gone by and look forward to the twelve months ahead – especially for Elgin-Middlesex-London's elected officials. We caught up with Conservative MP Karen Vecchio to get her highlight reel of ...

More than three months ago

Mentioned by Journal No 'raw deal' on infrastructure funding, says Elgin-Middlesex-London MP Karen Vecchio - St. Thomas Times Elgin-Middlesex-London MP Karen Vecchio is worried the federal government's shiny new infrastructure strategy will leave rural Canadians in the dust heap. The Canada Infrastructure Bank, listed in the 2016 budget and outlined in the Fall Economic ...

Mentioned by London Free Press City council: MP vows London won't lose out to Toronto with transit dollars Elgin-Middlesex-London MP Karen Vecchio addresses the Corporate Services Committee as she and fellow MPs Irene Mathyssen, Peter Fragiskatos and Kate Young meet with city politicians to discuss local issues at City Hall in London, Ont. on Tuesday ...

Mentioned by TheWeeklyNews.ca Vecchio assistant named to list of top political... Elgin-Middlesex-London MP Karen Vecchio (right) celebrates with her member's assistant, Kaylie Kuipers, who was recently for named to the Best Conservative Constituency Staffer List in the Hill Times '15th Annual Terrific Staffers compilation.

Mentioned by Journal EML MP Karen Vecchio worries about the long-term implications of youth joblessness - St. Thomas Times And though no job losses are good, the latter is what has Elgin-Middlesex-London MP Karen Vecchio most concerned. The Opposition critic for Families, Children and Social Development knows firsthand how scarce employment can be for young people and ...

Mentioned by West Lorne Chronicle Students throughout riding supported through Canada summer jobs funding Throughout Elgin-Middlesex-London, students and employers have taken advantage of the Canada Summer Jobs Program. Karen Vecchio, Member of Parliament travelled throughout the riding to visit a number of the job sites that totaled 210 jobs for ...