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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.

Yesterday

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 ...

Posted on Twitter Fière d’être membre du @parti_liberal et de son fort soutien des femmes – dans nos communautés, dans notre caucus e… https://t.co/kT0Nej9a5B

Posted on Twitter I'm proud to be a member of @liberal_party & its strong support of women - in our communities, in our caucus & on o… https://t.co/0d5UDXOP4Y

Posted on Twitter Quand nous avons investi dans la recherche dans le #Budget2018, nous savions que les avantages iraient plus loin qu… https://t.co/xrNOnJ09vT

Posted on Twitter When we invested in research in #Budget2018, we knew that the benefits would go far beyond the lab. Wonderful to me… https://t.co/DRGypwJbpa

Posted on Twitter I'm pleased to announce I will be attending the #EtobicokeNorth Federal Liberal Association Fundraising Dinner. Hop… https://t.co/7LxUJ5jJml

Posted on Twitter Congratulations to Olympian @ch_girard on being awarded the gold medal from the #London2012 Olympic Summer Games. W… https://t.co/ZMfXSYvxCE

Two days 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 ...

Voted Yes on Vote #648 on Bill C-374 Amend the Historic Sites and Monuments Act (composition of the Board)

This week

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 ...

Voted Yes on Vote #647 on Bill C-68 Amend the Fisheries Act and other Acts in consequence

Mentioned by HuffPost Canada Ahmed Hussen: Liberals Scrapping Medical Inadmissibility Rule That Turned Away Disabled Immigrants Immigration Minister Ahmed Hussen makes an announcement on medical inadmissibility as Public Services Minister Carla Qualtrough, Liberal MP Serge Cormier, and Persons With Disabilities Minister Kirsty Duncan look on, in the foyer of the House of ...

A week ago

Mentioned by Yahoo News Canada (blog) 'Absolutely critical' that scientists can speak freely, federal minister says in TED talk It started out with rock snot and ended with a call for scientists to stand up to suppression. Canada's Science Minister Kirsty Duncan used her TED talk in Vancouver to highlight her government's record on science and blasted those who would silence ...

Two weeks ago

Mentioned by Belleville Intelligencer Feds funding accessibility NAPANEE - Mike Bossio, MP for Hastings—Lennox and Addington, is encouraging local organizations, groups and municipalities to apply for new federal funding. Bossio, on behalf of the Honourable Kirsty Duncan, Minister of Science and Minister of Sport ...

Three weeks ago

Voted Yes on Vote #646 on Bill S-232 Respecting Canadian Jewish Heritage Month

Voted Yes on Vote #645 on Bill C-344 Amend the Department of Public Works and Government Services Act (community benefit)

Mentioned by Optimist Delta MP receives Century of Change Award - Delta Delta MP Carla Qualtrough receives her CNIB Century of Change Award from CNIB president and CEO John M. Rafferty, Etobicoke MP Kirsty Duncan and CNIB national board chair Ronald J. Kruzeniski. Photograph By Submitted. Delta MP Carla Qualtrough received ...

Spoke in the House on Science and Research Mr. Speaker, I want to thank the member for Markham—Thornhill for her strong support of science. After muzzling scientists and ignoring evidence for 10 years, the ...

A month ago

Spoke in the House on Sports Mr. Speaker, I had the opportunity to be in Pyeongchang to see our Canadian athletes give their best. It was an experience I will never forget. ...

Mentioned by eTurboNews Toronto named Candidate Host City under United 2026 Bid for 2026 FIFA World Cup Toronto has been named as a candidate host city as part of the United 2026 bid to co-host the 2026 FIFA World Cup in Canada, Mexico and the United States. Earlier this week, the Honourable Kirsty Duncan, Minister of Science and Minister of Sport and ...

Mentioned by Canada NewsWire (press release) Toronto Named Candidate Host City under United 2026 Bid for the 2026 FIFA World Cup™ —The Honourable Kirsty Duncan, Minister of Science and Minister of Sport and Persons with Disabilities, and Member of Parliament (Etobicoke North). "On behalf of Canada Soccer, we congratulate the City of Toronto for their inclusion in the Bid Book ...

Two months ago

Spoke in the House on Prime Minister's Trip to India Mr. Speaker, as we have said, whether in this case or in their everyday work, all the non-partisan security agencies do an exceptional job in the ...

Spoke in the House on Sports Mr. Speaker, our team in Pyeongchang put in an outstanding performance, winning 29 medals. That is our best showing ever. Beyond the medals, we have experienced ...

Spoke in the House on Canada-India Relations Mr. Speaker, it is disappointing the opposition cannot recognize the importance of the Canada-India relationship. India's growing economy offers significant opportunities to strengthen Canada's middle class. ...

Spoke in the House on Foreign Affairs Mr. Speaker, unlike the opposition, we know it is important to Canadians that we deliver on the world stage. While we were in India, we announced ...

More than three months ago

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 ...

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 ...

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