Date: 2016/12/01 -- Category/Categories: Press Releases

“Today, for the first time in Canadian history, a Parliamentary committee has recommended that the government take concrete steps to move away from the archaic First Past the Post voting system and toward a proportional system of electing Members of Parliament and the Government,” said Elizabeth May, Leader of the Green Party of Canada (MP, ...

Date: 2016/11/29 -- Category/Categories: Kinder Morgan, Press Releases

Elizabeth May today denounced the Prime Minister’s decision to approve the Kinder Morgan Trans Mountain Pipeline Expansion Project as “political opportunism of the worst kind. “Contrary to the Prime Minister’s claim that this decision is based on evidence, as an intervenor in the Kinder Morgan NEB process, I can confirm conclusively that there was no ...

Date: 2016/11/23 -- Category/Categories: Press Releases

(OTTAWA) November 23, 2016 – Elizabeth May, Leader of the Green Party of Canada (MP, Saanich-Gulf Islands), strongly condemns the undemocratic decision by PEI Liberals to reject a motion to honour the results of a recent plebiscite on electoral reform. PEI Green Party Leader Peter Bevan-Baker’s Motion 54 – to honour the vote and implement Mixed Member ...

Date: 2016/11/16 -- Category/Categories: Communiqués

(OTTAWA) November 16, 2016 - Elizabeth May released the following statement for International Day of Tolerance 2016: “Tolerance lies at the core of the Canadian and United Nations Charters, as well as the Universal Declaration of Human Rights. In the context of rising global tensions due to an unprecedented refugee crisis, tolerance is more important than ever ...

Date: 2016/11/08 -- Category/Categories: Communiqués

(OTTAWA) November 08, 2016 – Elizabeth May released the following statement in response to results from a non-binding plebiscite to change the provincial voting system in Prince Edward Island: “Prince Edward Islanders have spoken strongly in favour of change. It’s exciting to witness majority support for electoral reform,” said Elizabeth May, Leader of the Green ...

Date: 2016/11/07 -- Category/Categories: Press Releases

November 07, 2016 (OTTAWA) – Elizabeth May, Leader of the Green Party of Canada (MP, Saanich-Gulf Islands), released the following statement: “As Greens, we will always welcome better protection for our coastlines,” Ms. May said. “This is a three-ocean strategy that recognizes we are poorly prepared to deal with marine spills and emergency response. To ...

Date: 2016/11/03 -- Category/Categories: Press Conferences, Press Releases

(OTTAWA) November 3, 2016 – To mark one year of the Trudeau administration in government, Green Party of Canada Leader Elizabeth May (MP, Saanich-Gulf Islands) released an annual performance review measuring developments in 13 key areas: democracy, climate action, environmental law, finance, immigration, health, foreign policy, trade, indigenous issues, justice, fisheries, agriculture and transportation. The ...

Date: 2016/11/01 -- Category/Categories: Press Releases

(OTTAWA) November 1, 2016 – Finance Minister Bill Morneau’s fall update reflects a desire to meet voter expectations for more accountable and open government, while increasing expectations for ramped up infrastructure investments. “Key announcements for increased accountability are very welcome commitments to legislate independence for the Parliamentary Budget Officer, to open to the Board of ...

Date: 2016/10/21 -- Category/Categories: Press Releases

(OTTAWA) October 21, 2016 – Elizabeth May released the following statement following a breakdown of negotiations regarding the Canada-EU Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement (CETA): “I applaud the Wallonian regional parliament for standing firmly against this bad deal. In its current form, CETA will increase pharmaceutical costs and hurt farmers, manufacturing sectors, and Canadian sovereignty,” said Elizabeth ...

Date: 2016/10/19 -- Category/Categories: Press Releases

(OTTAWA) – Elizabeth May, Leader of the Green Party of Canada (MP, Saanich-Gulf Islands), released the following statement during Small Business Week: “In May 2015, I introduced a Private Member’s Bill that would ensure that the federal government supports and promotes small businesses by establishing a mandatory review process to consider the impacts of legislation on small businesses,” Ms. May said. “The Creation of the ...

How you can help

Follow Me

facebook-icon Facebook Twitter YouTube Digg

eNewsletter


Learn how to support Elizabeth May with her work in Parliament ALT

Latest Blogs

COP21 Final Blog – Day 13
December 13th, 2015

COP21 Day 12
December 12th, 2015

COP21 Day 10
December 10th, 2015

COP21 Day 8 – Negotiations move behind closed doors
December 8th, 2015

COP21 moves to new phase
December 7th, 2015

Green Party Logo

Constituency Office

1-9711 Fourth St
Sidney, BC  V8L 2Y8

Phone: 250-657-2000
800-667-9188
Fax: 250-657-2004

E-mail: elizabeth.may.c1a@parl.gc.ca

Parliament Hill Office

518 Confederation Building
House of Commons
Ottawa, ON  K1A 0A6

Phone: 613-996-1119
Fax: 613-996-0850

E-mail: elizabeth.may@parl.gc.ca