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  • Her favourite word is environmental.

NDP MP for Victoria (B.C.)

Won her last election, in 2021, with 44% of the vote.

Three days ago

Spoke in the House on Criminal Code Madam Speaker, this bill does take a number of positive steps, but I am curious as to why the government left out the recommendation from the ...

This week

Voted Yes on Vote #221 on Bill C-291 Amend the Criminal Code and to make consequential amendments to other Acts (child sexual abuse ...

Voted No on Vote #222 on Bill C-249 Respecting the encouragement of the growth of the cryptoasset sector

Voted Yes on Vote #223 on Bill C-228 Amend the Bankruptcy and Insolvency Act, the Companies’ Creditors Arrangement Act and the Pension Benefits ...

Spoke in the House on Victoria SAFER Initiative Mr. Speaker, we are in the midst of a toxic drug crisis. We need a health-based approach to substance use that reduces stigma and addresses the ...

Spoke in the House on Climate Change Mr. Speaker, the Minister of Environment is back from COP27, empty-handed. He spent his time defending the interests of big oil companies. Today, he had a ...

Spoke in the House on Public Complaints and Review Commission Act Mr. Speaker, I fundamentally disagree with some of the member's positions, in particular on safe supply. Health experts and addiction specialists have been calling on the ...

Voted No on Vote #219 on Bill C-32 Implement certain provisions of the fall economic statement tabled in Parliament on November 3, 2022 ...

Voted Yes on Vote #220 on Bill C-32 Implement certain provisions of the fall economic statement tabled in Parliament on November 3, 2022 ...

A week ago

Spoke in the House on Climate Change Mr. Speaker, people are worried about the climate crisis, especially since Canada just received embarrassingly low marks for climate action at COP27, scoring 58 out of ...

Three weeks ago

Spoke at the Environment committee on Bill C-226 Thank you, Mr. Chair. It is wild to me that the Bloc and Conservatives want to remove the word “racism” from the bill on environmental racism. ...

Spoke in the House on Climate Change Madam Speaker, the climate crisis is also a water crisis. From catastrophic flooding to the devastating impacts of hurricane Fiona and the unprecedented mass die-off of ...

Spoke at the Environment committee on Bill C-226 Thank you, Mr. Chair. I want to thank Ms. May, in particular, for bringing forward this bill—for bringing it back after Lenore Zann brought it forward ...

Spoke in the House on Oil and Gas Industry Mr. Speaker, this weekend, the environment minister criticized oil and gas companies for paying out huge profits to their shareholders instead of taking climate action, but ...

Spoke in the House on Strengthening Environmental Protection for a Healthier Canada Act Madam Speaker, the member spoke about emissions reductions. However, I am still reeling from the fact that the Conservative colleague who spoke before her called into ...

A month ago

Spoke at the International Trade committee on Briefing with the Minister of International Trade, Export Promotion, Small Business and ... Thank you, Madam Chair. Minister, I've spoken to many of my constituents who are concerned about the need for a comprehensive mandatory human rights due diligence ...

Spoke at the Foreign Affairs committee on Extreme Flooding in Pakistan Thank you, Mr. Chair. I want to thank all the witnesses for their testimony and for all the work they're doing in Pakistan. First, Mr. Khan, ...

Spoke at the Environment committee on Clean Technologies in Canada and Bill C-248 Thanks so much. You mentioned, in your opening remarks and responses to other committee members, the Detroit River international wildlife conservation area and how it could ...

Spoke at the Environment committee on Clean Technologies in Canada Thank you, Mr. Chair, and welcome to the new members of our committee. My first question is for Ms. Da Silva. Energy workers are facing a ...

Two months ago

Spoke at the Environment committee on Clean Technologies in Canada Thank you, Mr. Chair. My first question is for Dr. McPherson. The importance of our electricity grids is something we've heard about from a number of ...

Spoke at the Procedure and House Affairs committee on Hybrid Proceedings Thank you, Madam Chair. I want to thank the committee for the invitation to speak here today. The work members do in the House of Commons ...