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  • Her favourite word is community.

Liberal MP for Halifax West (Nova Scotia)

Won her last election, in 2021, with 48% of the vote.

Two weeks ago

Spoke at the Transport committee on Air Passenger Protection Regulations Thank you very much, Mr. Chair. Thank you to all the witnesses who are appearing here today. I flew this morning from Halifax. I think all ...

Two months ago

Spoke in the House on Holiday Greetings Mr. Speaker, as we prepare to return to our ridings and families, I rise to give thanks today to my children, all of my extended family, ...

Voted Yes on Vote #243 Second report of the Standing Committee on Foreign Affairs and International Development

Voted Yes on Vote #244 on Bill C-18 Respecting online communications platforms that make news content available to persons in Canada

Voted Yes on Vote #245 on Bill S-223 Amend the Criminal Code and the Immigration and Refugee Protection Act (trafficking in human organs)

Spoke at the Justice committee on Subject Matter of Bill C-28, An Act to amend the Criminal Code ... Thank you, Mr. Chair. I would like to welcome today's witnesses and thank them for being here. The issue is one that I am a bit ...

Voted Yes on Vote #237 on Bill C-32 Implement certain provisions of the fall economic statement tabled in Parliament on November 3, 2022 ...

Voted No on Vote #238 Opposition Motion (Carbon Tax)

Spoke in the House on Gender-Based Violence Mr. Speaker, today is the National Day of Remembrance and Action on Violence Against Women. Thirty-three years ago today I was a law student and remember ...

Spoke at the Science and Research committee on Committee Business and International Moonshot Programs Thank you very much, Madam Chair. Let me thank both of our witnesses here this evening for taking the time to contribute to our study. Dr. ...

Spoke in the House on Families, Children and Social Development Mr. Speaker, families in Halifax West warmly welcomed the news that our bilateral child care agreement will provide a second fee cut this year. This represents ...

Spoke in the House on Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Madam Speaker, young people are the leaders of today and tomorrow. They are change makers who are helping to build a future with clean air and ...

Spoke in the House on Michelle Poteri Madam Speaker, I rise today to express my deepest condolences to Stuart Poteri and his family following the passing of his loving wife Michelle. Michelle was ...

Spoke in the House on Disaster Assistance Mr. Speaker, as Nova Scotians continue to rebuild their lives after hurricane Fiona, they have been helped by the fact that this government has been there ...

Spoke in the House on Canadian Women and Girls in Sport Mr. Speaker, I rise to recognize the achievements of the most decorated Canadian gymnast, 2019 Pan Am games gymnast and three-time Olympian, Ms. Ellie Black, a ...

Spoke in the House on National Council for Reconciliation Act Madam Speaker, kwe, ulaakut, tansi, hello, bonjour and marhaba. I would like to acknowledge before I begin that Canada's Parliament is located on the unceded traditional ...

Spoke at the Science and Research committee on International Moonshot Programs Thank you very much, Madam Chair. Thank you so much to both of our witnesses. We're truly honoured in this committee to have the calibre of ...

Spoke at the Justice committee on Bill C-9 You were born in Windsor? Well, a hundred per cent: This could not be a better morning for me. Welcome. Professor Devlin, I'm glad the audio ...

Three months ago

Spoke at the Science and Research committee on Research and Scientific Publication in French and International Moonshot Programs Thank you, Madam Chair. I would like to welcome Mr. Surette and Mr. Deveau. As a proud Nova Scotian, I am very happy that they are ...

Spoke at the Justice committee on Subject Matter of Bill C-28, An Act to amend the Criminal Code ... Thank you very much, Mr. Chair. Ms. Thomas, welcome. Mr. Roebuck, congratulations on your new post. I'm sure there's a lot of work ahead of you. ...

Spoke at the Justice committee on Subject Matter of Bill C-28, An Act to amend the Criminal Code ... Thank you very much, Mr. Chair. Thank you and welcome to all our witnesses. We started this study and it's been a couple of meetings now. ...

More than three months ago

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-268 An Act to designate the month of November as Lebanese Heritage Month