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  • Her favourite word is million.

Liberal MP for Etobicoke North (Ontario)

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

Today

Posted on Twitter J'ai bien aimé visiter le club des aînés Saint-Andrew à #EtobicokeNord cette semaine. C'est une bonne journée quand… https://t.co/RkmDVYyQa9

Posted on Twitter I had such a lovely time visiting the St. Andrews Seniors Club in #EtobicokeNorth. Spending time with such special… https://t.co/kWJBqvoK9A

Posted on Twitter @CSEE_SCEE Humbled. I’m awed, humbled and inspired by our outstanding researchers from coast to coast coast.

Posted on Twitter @gabrielbmiller @ideas_idees Gabriel, nice to hear from you! Research matters!

Yesterday

Posted on Twitter @ONGenomicsCEO Bettina, so lovely to see you today! It has indeed been too long. A pleasure to meet David, and will… https://t.co/Xz7mSEHTh2

Posted on Twitter The magnificent @2021CanadaGames are coming to the beautiful #Niagara region! I can't wait for this epic sporting e… https://t.co/wxx2EWYhv0

This week

Mentioned by ThePeterboroughExaminer.com Norwood Public Library gets $28389 in federal accessibility funding Northumberland-Peterborough South MP Kim Rudd made the announcement on behalf of Kirsty Duncan, minister of science and sport and persons with disabilities. "Canada is at its best and all of society benefits when everyone is included. The (fund) is one ...

Mentioned by InsideHalton.com Minister of Science and Sport Kirsty Duncan pays Burlington Gymnastics Club and Oakville Soccer Club a visit Kirsty Duncan's first stop was at the Burlington Gymnastics Club where she was joined by Oakville North-Burlington MP Pam Damoff and Burlington MP Karina Gould. “Not only is sport supporting their (athletes) strong physical and mental health, but it is ...

A week ago

Mentioned by DiscoverEstevan.com MP Robert Kitchen Reaction to Special Olympics Funding The Special Olympics gets a pretty sweet 50th Birthday present this year. On Wednesday, Minister of Science and Sport, Kirsty Duncan, announced the federal government's commitment of $16 million in funding for Special Olympics. The funding will be ...

Two weeks ago

Mentioned by iPolitics.ca New federal cash for Special Olympics Canada, youth agri jobs and rail safety to be revealed Out and about on the Atlantic circuit today: Science and Sport Minister Kirsty Duncan spends a second day cheering on competitors at the Special Olympics Canada Summer Games in Antigonish, where she's expected to share the details of new federal ...

Mentioned by iPolitics.ca Duncan descends on Antigonish as Special Olympics Canada Summer Games get underway After having her role as acting sports minister made permanent when Prime Minister Justin Trudeau rearranged his front bench roster earlier this month, Kirsty Duncan — who maintains ministerial responsibility for science as well — is off to ...

Three weeks ago

Mentioned by GlobeNewswire (press release) REMINDER/Media Advisory: Government of Canada to invest in colleges to enhance business innovation The Honourable Kirsty Duncan, Minister of Science and Sport, will be at Red River College's Paterson GlobalFoods Institute to announce funding for research infrastructure projects at colleges and polytechnics across Canada. This support will help ...

Two months ago

Introduced legislation Government bill C-81 An Act to ensure a barrier-free Canada

Voted Yes on Vote #880 on Bill C-71 Amend certain Acts and Regulations in relation to firearms

Voted No on Vote #879 on Bill C-71 Amend certain Acts and Regulations in relation to firearms

Voted Yes on Vote #878 on Bill C-69 Enact the Impact Assessment Act and the Canadian Energy Regulator Act, to amend the Navigation ...

Voted Yes on Vote #877 on Bill C-69 Enact the Impact Assessment Act and the Canadian Energy Regulator Act, to amend the Navigation ...

Voted Yes on Vote #876 on Bill S-218 Respecting Latin American Heritage Month

Spoke in the House on Instruction to Committee on Bill C-71 Mr. Speaker, I am tabling the government's response to three petitions and 11 questions on the Order Paper.

Spoke in the House on Sport Mr. Speaker, there is no tolerance of harassment of any kind. All Canadians deserve the opportunity to participate in a sport environment that is free from ...

Three months ago

Spoke in the House on Science Mr. Speaker, I thank the member for his important support for research. Our government knows that if we want our researchers to soar to new heights, ...

Spoke at the Human Resources committee on Main Estimates 2018-19: Vote 1 under Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation, Vote ... Mr. Chair and members of the committee, good afternoon. I would like to begin by acknowledging that we are on Algonquin territory and thank the Algonquin ...

Spoke in the House on Science Mr. Speaker, I thank the member for Pierrefonds—Dollard for promoting the sciences in Canada. Next week is the Science Odyssey celebration. Science Odyssey is Canada's largest ...

More than three months ago

Spoke at the Industry committee on Main Estimates 2018-19 Mr. Chair and esteemed committee members, thank you for the opportunity to be here on the occasion of the tabling of the main estimates for the ...

Spoke in the House on Science Mr. Speaker, our government is committed to supporting research and innovation. I want to thank the member for Ottawa—Vanier for her staunch defence of research in ...

Spoke in the House on Innovation and Economic Development Mr. Speaker, our government knows that colleges are essential in driving innovation in Canada. To increase support for collaborative research between business and colleges, budget 2018 ...

Spoke in the House on The Economy Mr. Speaker, the Canadian economy is growing faster than it has in a decade. Canada is the fastest-growing economy in the G7. Our government has created ...

Spoke in the House on Sport and Persons with Disabilities Mr. Speaker, our athletes' tremendous achievements at the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games are a source of pride for Canada and reflect the strength of our ...

Spoke at the Industry committee on Supplementary Estimates (B) 2017-18: Vote 5b under Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency, Votes ... Thank you, Mr. Chair. Good morning, everyone. I am happy to be here with you today. Mr. Chair, thank you for the opportunity to be here ...

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 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 ...

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