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Liberal MP for London West (Ontario)

Won her last election, in 2015, with 46% of the vote.

Yesterday

Voted No on Vote #653 Opposition Motion (Illegal Border Crossings)

Posted on Twitter Raising awareness about Organ and Tissue donations in Canada. Pleased to stand with Health Minister Ginette Petitp… https://t.co/a61G6F3qIv

Two days ago

Voted Yes on Vote #652 on Bill C-74 Implement certain provisions of the budget tabled in Parliament on February 27, 2018 and other ...

Voted No on Vote #651 on Bill C-74 Implement certain provisions of the budget tabled in Parliament on February 27, 2018 and other ...

Voted Yes 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 Just tragic news out of Toronto with word that 9 people have been killed and 16 injured after a van was driven into… https://t.co/5cLlLfqJS6

This week

Posted on Twitter The Right Honourable Prime Minister Justin Trudeau speaks to 3000 Liberals in Halifax! Standing room only crowd!… https://t.co/lAy0r0V4ht

Posted on Twitter My former seat mate the Honourable Francois-Philippe Champagne talks trade at #Lib2018. He’s an amazing MP who is… https://t.co/4YBQWUItH1

Posted on Twitter David Miliband Pres of International Rescue Committee speaks to #Lib2018 about international aid and what Canada is… https://t.co/gZllqnCWdp

Posted on Twitter Look who I bumped into at the Halifax Libéral convention! London Liberal Chris Loblaw! Always a pleasure!… https://t.co/EzV1sYLHHl

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 ...

Three weeks ago

Spoke in the House on Governor General's Award Mr. Speaker, today, I would like to take the time to congratulate Wyn Geleynse on being a recipient of the 2018 Governor General's Award in visual ...

Spoke in the House on Science and Research Mr. Speaker, Canadians can be proud that the world is once again looking to Canada as a leader in science. Top scientists and researchers from around ...

Two months ago

Mentioned by The Fulcrum Bill Nye, Justin Trudeau talk science at the U of O On Tuesday, March 6, the University of Ottawa hosted American TV personality and climate change advocate Bill Nye and Prime Minister Justin Trudeau in an armchair discussion about Canada's investment in science in 2018. Member of Parliament Kate Young ...

Mentioned by National Post Five things we learned about science (and other stuff) from Justin Trudeau and Bill Nye Trudeau also briefly studied engineering, and is “someone who thinks of himself as a bit of a science nerd,” according to Liberal MP Kate Young, who moderated the event before an audience of students at the University of Ottawa. Last week, the Liberal ...

Mentioned by Canada NewsWire (press release) Working and unemployed Canadians get extra support to return to school That's why Kate Young, Member of Parliament for London West, was at Fanshawe College today to highlight expanded access to Canada Student Grants for part-time students through the Government of Canada's Skills Boost initiative on behalf of the ...

Spoke in the House on Let's Talk Science Mr. Speaker, on Sunday, scientists around the world mark the International Day of Women and Girls in Science. That is why, today, I would like to ...

Mentioned by Canada NewsWire (press release) Tell us why you chose science: Government of Canada launches interactive campaign to build network of mentors for ... To help build a network of role models and mentors for young women in science, Kate Young, Parliamentary Secretary for Science and Member of Parliament for London West, on behalf of Kirsty Duncan, Minister of Science and Minister of Sport and Persons ...

Three months ago

Spoke in the House on Science and Technology Mr. Speaker, I thank my colleague from Scarborough—Agincourt for her hard work promoting Canada's AI strategy. Our government is committed to supporting research and innovation to ...

Spoke in the House on Canada Labour Code Mr. Speaker, I want to thank all our colleagues today for the very moving speeches about this very important topic. I know our staff members are ...

Mentioned by London Free Press London group will teach teachers so pupils will be digitally literate On Tuesday London West MP Kate Young announced a $2-million grant to London-based Let's Talk Science to set up coding workshops for teachers across Canada and run an innovative program to link with Canadian astronaut David Saint-Jacques when he is ...

Mentioned by Wire Service Canada (press release) Media Release: Government of Canada providing opportunities for youth in London region Today, Kate Young, Member of Parliament for London West, on behalf of the Honourable Patty Hajdu, Minister of Employment, Workforce Development and Labour, announced funding for a youth employment program that will provide young persons with ...

More than three months ago

Spoke in the House on Science Madam Speaker, well after a decade of neglect, our government is working to restore Canadian science. We started by unmuzzling our scientists, and then made historic ...

Spoke in the House on Child Poverty Mr. Speaker, yesterday was Universal Children's Day. In light of this, I am proud to get up in the House and talk about the work our ...

Spoke in the House on Cannabis Act Mr. Speaker, thank you for the opportunity to debate Bill C-45. I want to start by saying opposition members are fooling themselves if they believe that ...

Spoke at the National Defence committee on Canada and the Ukraine Crisis Thank you very much. Thank you, gentlemen, for being here today. I want to pick up a bit of the conversation with talking about Russia pushing ...

Spoke at the National Defence committee on Canada and the Ukraine Crisis You're good. Okay. You mentioned earlier very positive comments about how far they've come in a very short time. You did say that you thought it ...

Spoke at the National Defence committee on Canada and the Ukraine Crisis Thank you very much, Chair. I will be splitting my time with Mr. Gerretsen. I appreciate all of you coming today to appear before this committee. ...

Spoke at the Transport committee on Navigation Protection Act I'll start. I don't want to give the committee any sense that we're saying that there are major problems with the act that need to be ...

Spoke at the Transport committee on Committee Business I did want to tell you that Transport Minister Garneau, of course, sees the transport portfolio as very much an economic portfolio. I think the implications ...