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NDP MP for North Island—Powell River (B.C.)

Won her last election, in 2015, with 40% of the vote.

Three days ago

Mentioned by Powell River Peak City of Powell River raises Pride flag Members of Powell River's LGBTQ community and their allies, including City of Powell River acting mayor CaroleAnn Leishman [left] and North Island-Powell River MP Rachel Blaney, were at city hall on August 13 to raise the Pride flag. The flag will fly ...

Posted on Twitter Congratulations to Robert, who won our Powell River Logger Sports Raffle. Hope you enjoy the book! A huge thanks to… https://t.co/aOGqUXHgaX

This week

Posted on Twitter Campbell River Highland Games, grooving with bagpipes! #bagpipes #highlandgames #rachelblaney https://t.co/dW0Q95Wn0O

Posted on Twitter Loving the Campbell River Logger Sports. Hear the pipes so heading over to Highland Games next! #loggersportsCR… https://t.co/0b6QjLUYBV

Three weeks ago

Mentioned by Comox Valley Record Courtenay's Habitat for Humanity project gets helping hands from politicians, military Habitat for Humanity Vancouver Island North – Media Release. For immediate release: July 19, 2018. Provincial and Federal government come together for Habitat build day. MLA Ronna-Rae Leonard and MP Rachel Blaney worked alongside 19 Wing ...

Posted on Twitter Great day celebrating Tahsis Days! Always enjoy the raft race. The fire fighters won the race this year. Not sure e… https://t.co/rA1g7imdas

Mentioned by My Campbell River Now Ministry needs to focus on vulnerable seniors, says Blaney ... Rachel Blaney wants to see Canada's new ministry focus it's efforts on those seniors who need it most. That comes after an announcement from the federal government this week, introducing the new Ministry for Seniors, led by Ontario MP Filomena Tassi.

Mentioned by My Comox Valley Now Ministry needs to focus on vulnerable seniors, says Blaney VANCOUVER ISLAND, B.C- North Island-Powell River MP Rachel Blaney wants to see Canada's new ministry focus it's efforts on those seniors who need it most. That comes after an announcement from the federal government this week, introducing the new ...

Posted on Twitter Good morning Port Hardy. Had a lot of fun serving pancakes and now setting up our booth. See you here.… https://t.co/UjIhnlIpxw

Mentioned by Comox Valley Record Blaney hopes to see seniors ministry Though happy government has created a federal department for seniors, Rachel Blaney is not sure how much authority the portfolio will yield. In a cabinet shuffle July 18, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau appointed Hamilton MP Filomena Tassi Minister for ...

A month ago

Posted on Twitter Great visit at Shelter Point Distillery today. What amazing products! #shelterpointdistillery #buylocal… https://t.co/1tWCQGacO3

Mentioned by My Campbell River Now Campbell River a “high priority” for overdose response funding North Island-Powell River MP Rachel Blaney said it's extremely important to be investing in resources to help fight addiction. “These are things that happen sometimes when your community is facing a challenge. We know that in the last little while, if ...

Two months ago

Spoke in the House on Petitions Mr. Speaker, it is with great honour that I would like to table e-petition 1282 in the House of Commons. The Canadian rapporteur on Myanmar reported ...

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 No on Vote #878 on Bill C-69 Enact the Impact Assessment Act and the Canadian Energy Regulator Act, to amend the Navigation ...

Voted No 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 Immigration, Refugees, and Citizenship Mr. Speaker, yesterday the Prime Minister said in this House that he will not play politics when it comes to the safe third country agreement. This ...

Spoke in the House on Firearms Act Madam Speaker, I thank the minister for being here to talk about this important issue. I just want to share with him how disappointed I am ...

Spoke in the House on Firearms Act Mr. Speaker, in my riding, North Island—Powell River, there is a lot of serious concern about the bill. I thank all the people from my riding ...

Spoke in the House on Petitions Mr. Speaker, I am happy to present a petition today on cleaning up and dealing with abandoned vessels. As an MP who represents coastal communities, this ...

Spoke at the Indigenous and Northern Affairs committee on Long-Term Care on Reserve I think your example really spoke to it. Especially in rural and remote communities, it isn't always just about indigenous people. It's about what services are ...

Spoke in the House on Cannabis Act Madam Speaker, one of the concerns one of the members brought up earlier was about having two young people together, one who is of age and ...

Spoke in the House on Business of Supply Madam Speaker, first of all, I would just like to thank the members for Rosemont—La Petite-Patrie and for Edmonton Strathcona, who do so much work within ...

Spoke at the Indigenous and Northern Affairs committee on Long-Term Care on Reserve Thank you, Madam Chair. Thank you so much for being here. I'm going to start with you, Chief Bellegarde, if that's all right. I want to ...

Spoke in the House on The Environment Mr. Speaker, the Prime Minister is more concerned with looking like a global climate leader to the other G7 leaders than with actually being one here ...

Spoke at the Indigenous and Northern Affairs committee on Long-Term Care on Reserve Thank you all so much for being here. I really appreciated your presentations. I represent a rural riding in British Columbia, and some of my indigenous ...

Three months ago

Spoke at the Indigenous and Northern Affairs committee on Long-Term Care on Reserve Thank you so much for being here with us today. I appreciate your presentations and the information you're sharing. One of the things you both talked ...

More than three months ago

Spoke at the National Defence committee on Canada’s Involvement in NATO My question is going to be brief; maybe we can leave a bit early. What I keep hearing again and again is that it's about the ...

Spoke at the National Defence committee on Supplementary Estimates (C), 2017-18: Votes 1c, 5c and 10c under Department of ... Thank you so much. I am the proud representative of 19 Wing Comox. I see you were there at the end of January, and I'm very ...

Spoke at the National Defence committee on Canada’s Involvement in NATO Exactly. One of the concerns that I have, and I have to say that just a few weeks ago I met with the Campbell River Youth ...

Spoke at the Indigenous and Northern Affairs committee on 2017 Wildfires in First Nations Communities Thank you very much. Thank you so much for being here and spending your time with us today. One of the things that I feel is ...

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-325 An Act to amend the Canadian Bill of Rights (right to housing)