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Conservative MP for Elgin—Middlesex—London (Ontario)

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

Yesterday

Spoke in the House on Supporting New Parents Act Mr. Speaker, I am so proud to stand in the House and support the private member's bill put forward by Canada's Conservative leader and the leader ...

Voted Yes on Vote #653 Opposition Motion (Illegal Border Crossings)

Posted on Twitter My heart aches for those families who lost a loved-one yesterday. We must move forward together and hold one anoth… https://t.co/WPXgcruRIZ

Two days ago

Voted No on Vote #652 on Bill C-74 Implement certain provisions of the budget tabled in Parliament on February 27, 2018 and other ...

Voted Yes on Vote #651 on Bill C-74 Implement certain provisions of the budget tabled in Parliament on February 27, 2018 and other ...

Voted No on Vote #650 on Bill C-74 Implement certain provisions of the budget tabled in Parliament on February 27, 2018 and other ...

Posted on Twitter @FitzDrum @LGBToryCanada Thank you. Wrong word. I appreciate your compassionate thoughts

Posted on Twitter @thead84 I wish I could agree with you. But across Canada we are seeing an increase of hard drugs in our youth. W… https://t.co/boH7x9c8dB

Posted on Twitter Thanks for asking Andrew. The new Liberal plan is very concerning especially for parents. Marijuana is 1 thing, b… https://t.co/kvpo8HjrX1

Posted on Twitter Thinking of all those impacted. https://t.co/0GGdxx0k1m

Three days ago

Posted on Twitter @mike_vecchio Or HomeDawg!

A week ago

Voted Yes on Vote #649 on Bill S-210 Amend Amend the Immigration and Refugee Protection Act, the Civil Marriage Act and the Criminal ...

Spoke in the House on Humboldt Broncos Bus Crash Mr. Speaker, today I stand in my Team Canada jersey remembering the young men and woman we lost to the horrific tragedy in Humboldt. As a ...

Spoke in the House on Questions Passed as Orders for Returns With regard to the book cover for Budget 2018: (a) how much did the government spend on the cover, including any artwork, graphic design, or photography; ...

A month ago

Spoke in the House on Employment Mr. Speaker, Conservatives undertook consultations that Liberals refused to, and we led the charge against the Prime Minister's summer jobs values test. While Liberals started attacking ...

Spoke in the House on Employment Mr. Speaker, last week, the approval list for Canada summer jobs came out to the MPs. Compared to last year, 36 fewer organizations in my riding ...

Mentioned by National Post John Ivison: Canada Summer Jobs controversy is not dead — it was merely resting The summer jobs issue was raised in question period just once, when MP Karen Vecchio said that including the values test for religious groups would deny money to organizations that provide aid to refugees, run day camp programs for kids with ...

Mentioned by The Catholic Register Faith groups rally support to remove attestation for summer jobs program The motion put forward by MP Karen Vecchio will be voted on March 19 when MPs return from a two-week break in their ridings. It reads: “That, in the opinion of the House, organizations that engage in non-political non-activist work, such as feeding the ...

Two months ago

Mentioned by Strathroy Age Dispatch Collapsed Port Bruce bridge needs 'immediate fix,' MP says When the bridge in Port Bruce collapsed last month amid regional flooding, Karen Vecchio, MP for Elgin-Middlesex-London, reacted quickly. “The very first day I'd already been in discussions,” Vecchio said. Vecchio understood immediately the ...

Mentioned by Seaforth Huron Expositor Collapsed Port Bruce bridge needs 'immediate fix,' MP says When the bridge in Port Bruce collapsed last month amid regional flooding, Karen Vecchio, MP for Elgin-Middlesex-London, reacted quickly. “The very first day I'd already been in discussions,” Vecchio said. Vecchio understood immediately the ...

Mentioned by Goderich Signal Star Collapsed Port Bruce bridge needs 'immediate fix,' MP says When the bridge in Port Bruce collapsed last month amid regional flooding, Karen Vecchio, MP for Elgin-Middlesex-London, reacted quickly. “The very first day I'd already been in discussions,” Vecchio said. Vecchio understood immediately the ...

Mentioned by Chatham Daily News Collapsed Port Bruce bridge needs 'immediate fix,' MP says When the bridge in Port Bruce collapsed last month amid regional flooding, Karen Vecchio, MP for Elgin-Middlesex-London, reacted quickly. “The very first day I'd already been in discussions,” Vecchio said. Vecchio understood immediately the ...

Spoke in the House on Business of Supply moved: That, in the opinion of the House, organizations that engage in non-political non-activist work, such as feeding the homeless, helping refugees, and giving kids an ...

Spoke in the House on Pink Shirt Day Mr. Speaker, I am proud and honoured to rise in the House today to support Pink Shirt Day and take a stand against bullying. Bullying is ...

Spoke in the House on 2018 Paralymic Winter Games Mr. Speaker, the Olympic Winter Games have come to a close, but the Olympic journey continues for many athletes competing in the Paralympic Winter Games commencing ...

More than three months ago

Spoke at the Human Resources committee on Experiential Learning and Pathways to Employment for Canadian Youth Their 19th birthday. You're dealing with a lot of youth that are trying to make those really difficult decisions. I heard Ruth say it. They're 17 ...

Spoke at the Status of Women committee on Indigenous Women In The Federal Justice and Correctional Systems We're going to begin today's meeting now that we have a quorum. First of all, thank you very much for sticking around. We apologize. There were ...

Spoke at the Status of Women committee on Violence Against Young Women and Girls In Canada, Gender-Based Analysis, and Supplementary ... I would like to thank all the panellists. We are running out of time because we have to go into business, if you don't mind. I'd ...

Spoke at the Human Resources committee on Advancing Inclusion and Quality of Life for Canadian Seniors Thank you very much. I will share my time with Alice. She does have some more questions. Mr. Lee, I want to start with you. We're ...

Spoke at the Human Resources committee on Advancing Inclusion and Quality of Life for Canadian Seniors Thank you very much. I'm sorry I missed the first hour, but I recognize that we're talking about the guaranteed income supplement, Canada pension plan, and ...

Spoke at the Status of Women committee on Economic Security of Women in Canada The senators are. I'm not trying to say it's partisan. It's somewhat partisan. The issue is that they are not willing to pass this motion through. ...

Spoke at the Status of Women committee on Economic Security of Women in Canada Thank you very much. I have great respect for Minister Duclos, but one of my concerns always when we look at child care is that the ...

Spoke at the Status of Women committee on Economic Security of Women in Canada We can talk about women but when we're looking at the family as a whole, part of my role as a critic for family, children, and ...