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NDP MP for Nanaimo—Ladysmith (B.C.)

Won her last election, in 2015, with 33% of the vote.

Yesterday

Mentioned by Nanaimo News Bulletin Nanaimo region receives $700000 in federal support for summer jobs Nanaimo-Ladysmith is receiving funding that is expected to support more than 250 summer jobs programs in the region. Canada Summer Jobs funding of $706,000 was announced today and Nanaimo-Ladysmith MP Sheila Malcolmson called it vital funding that will ...

Mentioned by Nanaimo News NOW (press release) Significant funding boost for Nanaimo area Summer Jobs program Roughly $700,000 is committed to the Nanaimo-Ladysmith riding in the federally-funded Canada Summer Jobs program, providing 252 local jobs for students between the ages of 15 and 30. Area MP Sheila Malcolmson told NanaimoNewsNOW the funding is a huge ...

Posted on Twitter (2/2) This will fund over 60,000 summer employment hours at 95 orgs in #nanaimo #Ladysmith including @localfarmship… https://t.co/TwTLQuinUM

Posted on Twitter Thrilled to announce $706,837 in #CanadaSummerJobs funding for #Nanaimo #Ladysmith. 252 local jobs for students age… https://t.co/qh3WbfT4nq

Posted on Twitter Expansion of #KinderMorgan would boost bitumen oil tanker shipments from once a week to once a day, through sensiti… https://t.co/RPm5rE8nzv

Two days ago

Spoke in the House on Budget Implementation Act, 2018, No. 1 Mr. Speaker, we are talking about budget priorities and spending by the federal Liberal government. Being elected in British Columbia and representing Nanaimo—Ladysmith, a coastal region, ...

Posted on Twitter How could there be unintended consequences of restoring full human rights 2 indigenous women? 300K still affected a… https://t.co/LzFiAfnUyD

Posted on Twitter Shocking corporate interference: #KinderMorgan asked govt to speed up #NEB pipeline review & #Trudeau government fo… https://t.co/6sLENqyWs4

Three days ago

Spoke in the House on Indigenous Affairs Madam Speaker, yesterday was Equality Day, and the 33rd anniversary of the coming into force of the equality provisions in the Canadian Charter of Rights and ...

Spoke in the House on Petitions Mr. Speaker, I have a petition calling on the Minister of Transport to cancel the department of transport's plans to designate the shore of Gabriola Island ...

Voted Yes on Vote #649 on Bill S-210 Amend Amend the Immigration and Refugee Protection Act, the Civil Marriage Act and the Criminal ...

Voted Yes on Vote #648 on Bill C-374 Amend the Historic Sites and Monuments Act (composition of the Board)

Mentioned by North Delta Reporter NDP gives Liberal budget 'failing grade' on gender equality - North ... The New Democrats are giving “a failing grade” to the latest Liberal budget when it comes to ensuring equal pay for women. Nanaimo-Ladysmith MP Sheila Malcolmson told the House of Commons the budget doesn't do enough to focus on pay equity, lacks ...

Posted on Twitter @FAFIAAFAI I’ll honour the #FamousSix #Indigenous women who’ve fought 40 years to remove gender #discrimination fro… https://t.co/bI5g66MiEp

This week

Mentioned by Medicine Hat News NDP urge Liberals to take quicker action on pay equity NDP MP Sheila Malcolmson says, at the very least, the budget should have set aside funding to establish a pay equity commissioner to start trying to hammer out the details needed to make it work. The Liberals have previously said they will consult ...

Spoke in the House on Status of Women Mr. Speaker, today, on Equality Day, I gave Liberals a failing grade in our NDP report card on women's equality in budget 2018. While the Prime ...

Mentioned by SaultOnline.com NDP urge Liberals to take quicker action on pay equity NDP MP Sheila Malcolmson says, at the very least, the budget should have set aside funding to establish a pay equity commissioner to start trying to hammer out the details needed to make it work. The Liberals have previously said they will consult ...

Spoke in the House on Trans Mountain Expansion Project Madam Speaker, I personally think the member opposite's trust is misplaced. The commitments that were made by the Prime Minister in the election campaign were extremely ...

Spoke in the House on Natural Resources Mr. Speaker, in 2015, in B.C., the Prime Minister said that it was essential for social licence for any project like the Kinder Morgan pipeline. When ...

Spoke in the House on Questions Passed as Orders for Returns With regard to the five proposed anchorages east of Gabriola Island, BC: (a) how many consultation sessions were organized by the government; (b) where did these ...

Voted Yes on Vote #647 on Bill C-68 Amend the Fisheries Act and other Acts in consequence

Three weeks ago

Spoke in the House on Fisheries Act Mr. Speaker, less than seven hours of debate is being allowed on Bill C-68, a really important piece of legislation, limited by the Liberal government. I ...

Voted Yes on Vote #646 on Bill S-232 Respecting Canadian Jewish Heritage Month

Voted Yes on Vote #645 on Bill C-344 Amend the Department of Public Works and Government Services Act (community benefit)

A month ago

Spoke at the Status of Women committee on Economic Security of Women in Canada, Supplementary Estimates (C), 2017-18: Vote 1c ... Thank you, Chair. Thank you, Minister. It was really good to be with the Canadian delegation at the United Nations last week. We heard some devastating ...

Mentioned by CHAT News Today Transport Canada announces new funds for removal of abandoned, wrecked boats Sheila Malcolmson, a New Democrat MP for Nanaimo-Ladysmith, said the funding is "a drop in the bucket" compared with the scale of the problem. Malcolmson said local governments have struggled to respond to the hundreds of vessels estimated to be ...

Two months ago

Spoke at the Transport committee on Bill C-64 This is our final amendment. The west coast local governments, the Union of British Columbia Municipalities, the Association of Vancouver Island and Coastal Communities , the ...

Spoke at the Transport committee on Bill C-64 Thank you, Chair. To go back to the photos that the Ladysmith Maritime Society showed, I just want to strongly impress on the committee members that ...

Spoke at the Transport committee on Bill C-64 Okay. Thank you very much. I will go on to Islands Trust Council chair Peter Luckham, whom I worked with as vice-chair for six years, and ...

Spoke at the Status of Women committee on Indigenous Women In The Federal Justice and Correctional Systems Thank you, Chair, and thank you to the Queen's Prison Law Clinic for your work. It's good to have your testimony today. This committee received a ...

Spoke at the Transport committee on Bill C-64 Thank you, Chair. With thanks to all three of the witnesses, I'm going to focus my questions on the National Marine Manufacturers Association. I was elected ...

Spoke at the Status of Women committee on Indigenous Women In The Federal Justice and Correctional Systems Thank you, Chair. Thank you to all of the witnesses. We're going to use a lot of your work in our final report. We could have ...

Three months ago

Spoke at the Transport committee on Bill C-64 Thank you, Chair. I can't overstate how high the expectation is from the local government side in British Columbia in particular. They've been waiting a really ...

More than three months ago

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-352 An Act to amend the Canada Shipping Act, 2001 and to provide for the development of a national strategy (abandonment of vessels)

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-220 An Act to amend the Financial Administration Act (balanced representation)

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-219 An Act to amend the Canada Shipping Act, 2001 (wreck)