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  • Her favourite word is scientists.

Liberal MP for Etobicoke North (Ontario)

Won her last election, in 2015, with 62% of the vote.

Yesterday

Posted on Twitter So happy to run into @tjsmerritt & some of his rowers Tuesday night. He's a brilliant scientist AND runs a para-row… https://t.co/2jIODB2nUT

Posted on Twitter Heureuse de croiser @tjsmerritt et ses rameurs Mardi soir. En plus d’être un scientifique brillant, il dirige un pr… https://t.co/qyaB8Gcwfe

Posted on Twitter Thank you @MarcSerreMP & @LefebvrePaul for sharing @GreaterSudbury w/ me this week. A city filled w/ innovative sc… https://t.co/yinIOnDf3z

Posted on Twitter Merci @MarcSerreMP @LefebvrePaul d'avoir partagé @GreaterSudbury avec moi. Une ville débordant de sciences novateur… https://t.co/auL28usjkb

Two days ago

Posted on Twitter I'm proud to have commissioned Canada's first review of Canadian science in over 40 years. And we are taking action! https://t.co/Knb2mB1AJE

Posted on Twitter Nous passons à l’action ! Voici notre réaction face à l’examen du soutien fédéral aux sciences https://t.co/VHkRgm2aDK

Three weeks ago

Mentioned by insideTORONTO.com Toronto gets nearly $8M from Ottawa for parks, playground upgrades Bains is joined by (left to right) Science Minister and Etobicoke North MP Kirsty Duncan, Etobicoke Centre Councillor Stephen Holyday, Mayor John Tory, Etobicoke Centre MP Borys Wrzesnewskyj, Etobicoke-Lakeshore MP James Maloney and Spadina-Fort York ...

Two months ago

Mentioned by Urban Toronto Government of Canada New Funding Partner for Finch West LRT Ontario's Minister of Transportation Steven Del Duca, local MP Kirsty Duncan, and MPP Shaafiq Qaadri joined Morneau during the event. The government of Ontario is already contributing $1.2 billion to build the 11-kilometre (seven-mile) line from the ...

Didn't vote on Vote #342 on Bill C-311 Amend the Holidays Act (Remembrance Day)

Voted Yes on Vote #349 on Bill C-23 Respecting the preclearance of persons and goods in Canada and the United States

Voted Yes on Vote #348 on Bill C-25 Amend the Canada Business Corporations Act, the Canada Cooperatives Act, the Canada Not-for-profit Corporations Act, ...

Voted No on Vote #347 on Bill C-25 Amend the Canada Business Corporations Act, the Canada Cooperatives Act, the Canada Not-for-profit Corporations Act, ...

Voted Yes on Vote #346 on Bill S-3 Amend the Indian Act (elimination of sex-based inequities in registration)

Three months ago

Spoke at the Industry committee on Main Estimates 2017-18: Votes 1 and 5 under Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency, ... Good morning, everyone. Thank you, Mr. Chair. I'm pleased to be here this morning with our deputy minister, John Knubley; our associate deputy minister, Kelly Gillis; ...

Spoke in the House on Science Mr. Speaker, I want to thank my colleague, the member for Fleetwood—Port Kells, for the good work he does on behalf of his constituents. Our government ...

More than three months ago

Mentioned by Marketwired (press release) REMINDER - MEDIA ADVISORY: Kate Young, Parliamentary Secretary for Science to announce support for college ... Media representatives are invited to join Kate Young, Parliamentary Secretary for Science and Member of Parliament for London West, on behalf of the Honourable Kirsty Duncan, Minister of Science, as she makes an important funding announcement in ...

Mentioned by Marketwired (press release) MEDIA ADVISORY: Kate Young, Parliamentary Secretary for Science to announce support for college-industry ... Media representatives are invited to join Kate Young, Parliamentary Secretary for Science and Member of Parliament for London West, on behalf of the Honourable Kirsty Duncan, Minister of Science, as she makes an important funding announcement in ...

Mentioned by The Chronicle Journal Science minister visits Lakehead lab Federal science minister Kirsty Duncan, left, Thunder Bay-Superior North MP Patty Hajdu, centre, and Lakehead University anthropology department chairman Carney Matheson look over a three dimensional print of a homofloriesinsis — a human-like ...

Spoke in the House on Ethics Mr. Speaker, I thank the member for her question. Let me go over our investments in science: $2 billion for research and innovation infrastructure; $900 million ...

Spoke in the House on Science Mr. Speaker, the report will help our government continue to support fundamental science and to build on the investments we have already made: $2 billion for ...

Spoke in the House on Ways and Means Mr. Speaker, pursuant to Standing Order 83(1), I have the honour to table a notice of a ways and means motion to implement certain provisions of ...

Mentioned by Erie Media Cutting-edge Brock researcher awarded federal funding Vance Badawey, Member of Parliament for Niagara Centre, along with Chris Bittle, Member of Parliament for St. Catharines, on behalf of the Honourable Kirsty Duncan, Minister of Science, were pleased to announce $96,000 in research funding to Dr ...

Spoke in the House on Status of Women Mr. Speaker, our government is committed to increasing the representation of women in STEM fields. In a competitive, globalized economy, Canada cannot afford to leave half ...

Spoke in the House on Science Mr. Speaker, our government is committed to investing in the labs and tools researchers need to enhance their scientific research. Last week I announced more than ...

Spoke in the House on Science Mr. Speaker, our government is committed to supporting scientific research, both basic and applied. Today I announced over $50 million for projects in NSERC's strategic partnerships, ...

Spoke in the House on Ethics Mr. Speaker, as I said, I am really happy to see the opposition finally showing some interest in science funding after a decade of neglect. Our ...

Spoke at the Industry committee on Supplementary Estimates (B) 2016-17: Vote 5b under Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency, Vote ... Thank you, Mr. Chairman, and thank you to the committee for the invitation. I'm pleased to be here in front of your esteemed committee. I appreciate ...

Spoke at the Industry committee on Briefing of the Minister of Innovation, Science, and Economic Development and Main ... Thank you very much, Mr. Chair. I'd like to thank the committee for having us. It's an honour and privilege to be appearing today. Like my ...

Spoke at the Status of Women committee on Main Estimates 2015-16: Votes 1 and 5 under OFFICE OF THE CO-ORDINATOR, ... I'm aware of the networking events. Thank you. Minister, you've had one round table on missing and murdered indigenous women. We've heard from attendees that this ...

Spoke at the Status of Women committee on Women in Skilled Trades and Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics Occupations Thank you, Madam Chair. Thank you to all of you. You have provided such good information. I have two pages of questions so I'll get to ...

Spoke at the Status of Women committee on Women in Skilled Trades and Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics Occupations Thank you, Madam Chair. I really do appreciate the fairness in this committee. I want to recognize that. I want to say thank you to all ...

Spoke at the Status of Women committee on Women in Skilled Trades and Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics Occupations Perhaps you could think about it and table with the committee other examples of micro-aggression, as someone who was in an environment where you were asked ...

Spoke at the Status of Women committee on Economic Leadership and Prosperity of Canadian Women and Women in Skilled Trades ... In my next question I'm going to talk specifically about university researchers. We know that while young women are 51% or 52% at the undergraduate level, ...

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-566 An Act respecting a Comprehensive Pan-Canadian Strategy on Concussion

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-410 An Act to establish a Pan-Canadian Strategy for Chronic Cerebrospinal Venous Insufficiency (CCSVI)

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-330 An Act to establish the Advisory Committee for Effective Treatment and Rehabilitation of Veterans with Service-Related Brain Injuries

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-280 An Act to establish a National Strategy for Chronic Cerebrospinal Venous Insufficiency (CCSVI)

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-236 An Act to amend the Public Health Agency of Canada Act (National Alzheimer Office)

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-220 An Act respecting a National Brain Health Education and Awareness Month

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-221 An Act respecting a Comprehensive National Strategy for Sickle Cell Disease and Thalassemic Disorders