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  • Her favourite word is finance.

Conservative MP for Milton (Ontario)

Won her last election, in 2015, with 45% of the vote.

Today

Posted on Twitter Our energetic and fun MC's Joseph and Amy at the Mon Sheong Forever Yonge Community BBQ https://t.co/ZjdJhUUGkK

Posted on Twitter Lots of people enjoying the Community BBQ at Mon Sheong Forever Younge I. Richmond Hill https://t.co/5QichPMp5M

Two days ago

Posted on Twitter Godspeed on that quagmire. https://t.co/OaMI737xLM

Posted on Twitter Speaking of trade - this is a good read. https://t.co/hYZdljsATF

Posted on Twitter Ruby has officially given up on this speech. Not even the mention of fixing the TSA got her attention. https://t.co/GiRpHn0PVB

Posted on Twitter It's the diplomatic one. Some constituents like Trump. Some like Clinton. What does concern me is anti-trade talk. https://t.co/o5y8Z9tX2l

A week ago

Mentioned by CBC.ca Lisa Raitt 'leaning positively' towards Conservative leadership bid ... Ontario MP Kellie Leitch launches Tory leadership bid. Former Conservative cabinet minister Lisa Raitt says she is leaning towards entering the race to succeed Stephen Harper as leader of the party. "I'm leaning positively towards it," Raitt told ...

Mentioned by Brantford Expositor Business owners air concerns about rising costs BRANTFORD - Federal Conservative finance critic Lisa Raitt and Brantford-Brant MP Phil McColeman received an earful of complaints and concerns in an hour-long roundtable on small business taxes and pension reform in the Chamber of Commerce ...

Mentioned by MetroNews Canada The Conservative leadership race: who's in, who's out, who's waffling Lisa Raitt. The popular Tory MP from Ontario and current finance critic musings about a bid have spurred an social media campaign called "Draft Lisa Raitt." She's also using the summer months to take stock. Family matters are weighing on her mind and ...

Mentioned by Macleans.ca The Conservative leadership race: who's in, who's out, who's waffling The popular Tory MP from Ontario and current finance critic musings about a bid have spurred an social media campaign called “Draft Lisa Raitt.” She's also using the summer months to take stock. Family matters are weighing on her mind and some have ...

Mentioned by Weyburn This Week Feds will ensure CPP changes won't harm small businesses, economy: Clark Conservative MP Lisa Raitt rises during Question Period in the House of Commons, Monday, May 30, 2016 in Ottawa. The Opposition Conservatives are questioning the Liberal government's rush towards expanding the Canada Pension Plan by taking more ...

Mentioned by National Post The Conservative leadership race: Your guide to who's in, who's out, and who's still on the fence Lisa Raitt. The popular Tory MP from Ontario and current finance critic musings about a bid have spurred an social media campaign called “Draft Lisa Raitt.” She's also using the summer months to take stock. Family matters are weighing on her mind and ...

A month ago

Spoke at the Finance committee on Committee Business Mr. Chair, we support the notion of studying the Income Tax Act. I think my colleague and I would appreciate the opportunity. I want to point ...

Spoke in the House on Pensions Mr. Speaker, we want the minister to actually listen to Canadians. He does not want to hear how his plan is going to cost Canadian families. ...

Voted No on Vote #103 on Bill C-14 Amend the Criminal Code and to make related amendments to other Acts (medical assistance in ...

Voted No on Vote #102 on Bill C-14 Amend the Criminal Code and to make related amendments to other Acts (medical assistance in ...

Voted Yes on Vote #101 on Bill C-223 Establish the Canadian Organ Donor Registry and to coordinate and promote organ donation throughout Canada

Voted Yes (against her party) on Vote #100 on Bill C-210 Amend the National Anthem Act (gender)

Spoke in the House on The Environment Mr. Speaker, I find it very interesting that the Minister of the Environment is actually confirming in the House today that the Liberals plan on introducing ...

Spoke in the House on Taxation Mr. Speaker, let us get some facts straight here. Canada has one of the highest household debt ratios in the world. The government is planning on ...

Voted No on Vote #99 on Bill C-20

Spoke in the House on Pensions Mr. Speaker, next week the Minister of Finance is going to meet with his counterparts in the provinces and territories to sell them on his CPP ...

Spoke at the Finance committee on Cost estimate of Bill C-239, An Act to Amend the Income Tax ... Mr. Chair, on one side, I understand fiscal prudence, and that makes sense. It is unfortunate that we're placed in a situation, since we do have ...

Two months ago

Spoke in the House on Budget Implementation Act, 2016, No. 1 Mr. Speaker, I appreciate the opportunity to address Bill C-15, the budget implementation act. I will note that the hon. member opposite indicated in the introduction ...

Spoke in the House on Business of Supply Mr. Speaker, as I hear about the mandatory nature in which we will be holding these town halls for a very specific question, I can anticipate ...

Spoke in the House on Canadian National Railway Mr. Speaker, for the past few years, many of my constituents have been involved in an effort to raise awareness of the proposed CN intermodal facility ...

Spoke in the House on Petitions Mr. Speaker, I have the honour to present a petition from my constituents in Milton with respect to the proposed CN intermodal terminal to be built ...

Spoke at the Finance committee on Bill C-15 Thank you very much, Mr. Chair. Going back to the definition of “deferred”, according to Merriam-Webster it is “withheld for or until a stated time”. Last ...

Spoke at the Finance committee on Bill C-15 I understand, Minister, and you would understand, too, that there are two parts to the relationship: those who receive and those who pay. Those who are ...

Spoke at the Finance committee on Bill C-15 Thank you very much, Mr. Chair. Mr. Scholten, hope you realize this isn't about you. It's about a statement you made today that indicated our concern ...

Spoke at the Finance committee on Subject Matter of Bill C-15, An Act to implement certain provisions of ... I wanted to let you know that right now in my riding, since it's tax time, I'm getting a lot of calls from constituents trying to ...

Three months ago

Spoke at the Finance committee on Canada Revenue Agency’s Efforts to Combat Tax Avoidance and Evasion Yes. That's what I thought. I have quick question on post-employment duties. KPMG testified the other day that they too take very seriously the fact that ...

Spoke at the Finance committee on Canada Revenue Agency’s Efforts to Combat Tax Avoidance and Evasion While I understand what my friends are attempting to do in terms of moving the ball down the field and getting to the bottom of an ...

More than three months ago

Introduced legislation Government bill C-62 An Act to amend the Motor Vehicle Safety Act and to make a consequential amendment to another Act

Introduced legislation Government bill C-52 An Act to amend the Canada Transportation Act and the Railway Safety Act

Introduced legislation Government bill C-3 An Act to enact the Aviation Industry Indemnity Act, to amend the Aeronautics Act, the Canada Marine Act, the Marine Liability Act and the Canada Shipping Act, 2001 and to make consequential amendments to other Acts

Introduced legislation Government bill C-39 An Act to provide for the continuation and resumption of rail service operations

Introduced legislation Government bill C-33 An Act to provide for the continuation and resumption of air service operations

Introduced legislation Government bill C-6 An Act to provide for the resumption and continuation of postal services

Introduced legislation Government bill C-5 An Act to provide for the resumption and continuation of air service operations