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  • Her favourite word is veterans.

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

Won her last election, in 2021, with 40% of the vote.

Three days ago

Spoke in the House on Veterans Affairs Mr. Speaker, the Liberals have been failing veterans for years. The minister has refused to hire permanent staff to support veterans, has suspended services for over ...

Posted on Twitter My question today: Why is Minister @L_MacAulay putting profits ahead of our Veterans and their families, instead of… https://t.co/8OpuaLDhiM

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 ...

Didn't vote on Vote #219 on Bill C-32 Implement certain provisions of the fall economic statement tabled in Parliament on November 3, 2022 ...

Didn't vote 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 Questions Passed as Orders for Returns With regard to the Guaranteed Income Supplement (GIS), broken down by province or territory, region and year, from 2012 to present: (a) how many Canadians received ...

Spoke in the House on Fall Economic Statement Implementation Act, 2022 Mr. Speaker, I do not necessarily agree with the environmental strategy that the Conservatives have, but it is very spectacular that the government is number 58 ...

Posted on Twitter Thanks to Ivan, Mary, and Dan with @UniforTheUnion for meeting me today and discussing anti-scab legislation, affor… https://t.co/PIpwU8osHQ

Spoke at the Procedure and House Affairs committee on Meeting Requested by Six Members of the Committee to Discuss Media Reports ... Thank you, Madam Chair. I want to remind all members that I was one of the people who signed this ask for an emergency discussion. I ...

Spoke in the House on Arrival of Ugandan Asians to Canada Mr. Speaker, I am rising on a point of order regarding the official opposition members' shushing of the Minister of Families, Children and Social Development. I ...

Spoke in the House on Fall Economic Statement Implementation Act, 2022 Madam Speaker, I always enjoy how loudly the member speaks. I never have to wear a earpiece. In fact, if I do it actually hurts my ...

Spoke in the House on Climate Change Mr. Speaker, I rise on a point of order. I believe that if you seek it, you will find unanimous consent for the following motion that, ...

Spoke in the House on Questions Passed as Orders for Returns With regard to Veterans Affairs Canada: what was the amount and percentage of all lapsed spending in the department, broken down by fiscal year from 2012 ...

Posted on Twitter @Tintie4 @PnPCBC Thank you for your kind words! I want to take an approach that addresses the seriousness of the ma… https://t.co/S9RJaMcvQj

Two weeks ago

Posted on Twitter On Remembrance Day we honour the brave men and women who have served Canada through their military service and ref… https://t.co/2w4Ytn66Oh

Posted on Twitter On National Aboriginal Veterans Day, we commemorate the contributions of the First Nations, Inuit, and Métis who se… https://t.co/ExkvmSCIsR

Three weeks ago

Spoke in the House on Digital Charter Implementation Act, 2022 Madam Speaker, one thing that is a bit concerning for me in this bill is how broad and complex it is. It brings a lot of ...

Posted on Twitter Veterans tell me VAC’s quality of service has been slipping and they and their families are the ones paying the pri… https://t.co/Ek32cOgPAd

Spoke at the Procedure and House Affairs committee on Foreign Election Interference Thank you, Madam Chair. Thank you to both of the witnesses for your testimony today. I'm going to start my questioning with Mr. Kolga. In one ...

Spoke at the Procedure and House Affairs committee on Foreign Election Interference Thank you, Madam Chair. Of course, I thank the folks who are here testifying. I really appreciate the work you do. I'm learning a lot today. ...

A month ago

Spoke at the Procedure and House Affairs committee on Expanding the Federal Jurisdiction for the Operational Security of the Parliamentary Precinct ... Thank you. Through the chair, Mr. Brookson talked about the accessibility still. We have blockades up. I appreciate that I can get across that street a ...

Spoke at the Procedure and House Affairs committee on Hybrid Proceedings Thank you. I hope that the priority is the health and well-being of the people who work for us. As a person who only speaks one ...

Spoke at the Veterans Affairs committee on Department of Veterans Affairs’ Current Policies Regarding Medical Assistance in Dying and ... Thank you. I want to come back to just a short summary. Right now, when a call is made to VAC through the call centre, it's ...

Spoke at the Veterans Affairs committee on Department of Veterans Affairs’ Current Policies Regarding Medical Assistance in Dying and ... Thank you, Mr. Chair. I want to make sure that it's clear for the record that for a person in this country to receive MAID, they ...

Spoke at the Procedure and House Affairs committee on Hybrid Proceedings Thank you so much, Madam Chair. I thank all the witnesses for being here today. I find this incredibly interesting. It really brings to mind a ...

More than three months ago

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-221 An Act to amend certain Acts in relation to survivor pension benefits

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-207 An Act to amend the Canadian Bill of Rights (right to housing)

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-283 An Act to establish National Food Waste Awareness Day and to provide for the development of a national strategy to reduce food waste in Canada

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-449 An Act to amend the Old Age Security Act (monthly guaranteed income supplement)

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