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Conservative MP for Elgin—Middlesex—London (Ontario)

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

Today

Posted on Twitter Sleepout awakens city to homelessness | St. Thomas Times-Journal https://t.co/zYa6oaZCdb What an honour to partici… https://t.co/B6uoG1uWLQ

Mentioned by Journal Sleepout awakens city to homelessness - St. Thomas Times Sleepout awakens city to homelessness. By Louis Pin, St. Thomas Times-Journal. Friday, February 16, 2018 9:22:32 EST PM. Image: 1 of 2. Previous Next. From left: former MP Joe Preston, Sean Dyke, Mike Kerkvliet, MP Karen Vecchio, Alex Aitken, Joshua ...

Yesterday

Posted on Twitter @dtheman997 @StThomasStars I am so happy to hear that. It was a great daily night.

Posted on Twitter What a great initiative in St Thomas coming together for a night filled with family, hockey and community groups!… https://t.co/FHMdm20XfC

Posted on Twitter One of the amazing organizations on display at #fill the rink @StThomasStars https://t.co/L0gJFtFXHj

Posted on Twitter Fill the Rink in St Thomas @StThomasStars vs @ChathamMaroons ready for a friendly wager MP Dave VanKestern? #EML… https://t.co/absQXSRlKM

Posted on Twitter Now they are trying to sell the idea that the ice rink was a big part of winterlude 2018...... https://t.co/OBWilhfkZd

Two days ago

Mentioned by Globalnews.ca Local politicians, city officials to spend night sleeping in cars for United Way Elgin-Middlesex London MP Karen Vecchio will be among two others spending a night in their cars in order to shine a light on poverty and homelessness. Joining her is St. Thomas Economic Development Corporation general manager and United Way campaign ...

Three days ago

Voted Yes on Vote #453 on Bill C-378 Amend the Department of Veterans Affairs Act (fairness principles)

Voted No on Vote #452 on Bill S-228 Amend the Food and Drugs Act (prohibiting food and beverage marketing directed at children)

Voted Yes on Vote #451 on Bill C-371 Respecting the prevention of radicalization through foreign funding and making related amendments to the Income ...

This week

Voted Yes on Vote #450 Opposition Motion (Trans Mountain Expansion Project )

Voted No on Vote #449 on Bill C-50 Amend the Canada Elections Act (political financing)

A week ago

Spoke in the House on Homelessness Mr. Speaker, as a member of Parliament, I recognize the importance of the awareness of homelessness. It is not always visible, but it happens every day. ...

Spoke in the House on Petitions Mr. Speaker, I am pleased to present a petition signed by residents of the riding of Avalon, Newfoundland, regarding the current government's proposed attestation requiring Canada ...

Two weeks ago

Spoke in the House on Employment Mr. Speaker, I would not take that values test either. The government claims it has issued a clarification about its intentions, but it still has not ...

Spoke in the House on Request for Emergency Debate Mr. Speaker, I am rising today to seek leave for the adjournment of the House for the purpose of discussing an important matter requiring urgent consideration ...

Two months ago

Spoke in the House on Questions Passed as Orders for Returns With regard to all the contracts entered into by each minister’s office or the funds from the budget allocated to each minister’s office, other than for ...

Spoke in the House on Expungement of Historically Unjust Convictions Act Mr. Speaker, I am pleased to rise in the House today to support Bill C-66, an act to establish a procedure for expunging certain historically unjust ...

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 in the House on Persons with Disabilities Mr. Speaker: Well you don't have it so bad. Everyone in Canada has a sob story. Can the Minister of Sport and Persons with Disabilities clarify ...

Three months ago

Spoke in the House on Committees of the House Mr. Speaker, I have the honour to present, in both official languages, the 10th Report of the Standing Committee on the Status of Women, entitled “Supplementary ...

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 ...

Mentioned by London Free Press Martin: MPs lend ear on transit when council won't Karen Vecchio (MP for Elgin-MiddlesexÑLondon), Irene Mathyssen (MP for London-Fanshawe), Peter Fragiskatos (MPP for London-North-Centre) and Kate Young (MPP for London West) met city politicians at City Hall in London, Ont. on Wednesday ...

More than three months ago

Mentioned by Yahoo News Canada (blog) Conservative MP Karen Vecchio says she faced harassment on Parliament Hill On the same day the federal government released a report on harassment in Canadian workplaces, a Conservative MP says she experienced intimidation on Parliament Hill and that she complained to senior officials. Karen Vecchio told CBC News she faced ...

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 ...

Mentioned by CBC.ca Conservative MP Karen Vecchio says she faced harassment on Parliament Hill On the same day the federal government released a report on harassment in Canadian workplaces, a Conservative MP says she experienced intimidation on Parliament Hill and that she complained to senior officials. Karen Vecchio told CBC News she faced ...

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 ...

Mentioned by TheWeeklyNews.ca Political games push MP Vecchio into added role It would be safe to say Karen Vecchio had some very interesting days recently on Parliament Hill. Vecchio, the MP for Elgin-Middlesex-London, was pulled into a bout of political gamesmanship last week after being elected as chair of the Standing ...

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 ...