Friday marked the deadline to designate which Private Members Bill MPs, especially with a good chance of getting their bill to a vote, declare which bill they will take forward. The order in which bills move forward is determined by lottery. This session, Elizabeth got a very good number – 21 out of 338! Today she designated the bill Greens hope to make law – C-226 – the bill to create a federal strategy on Environmental Racism.
Save the Experimental Farm
On Thursday, Mike raised the important issue of fast-tracking the development of a Canada Disability Benefit, and asked the government for an update on when people with disabilities can expect this critical support.
Mike also presented a petition on this topic with more than 17,874 signatures. While the petition is closed, you can contact your own MP to advocate for this life changing benefit that can lift almost 1.5 Canadians with disabilities out of poverty.
Elizabeth May: Canadians are long overdue for a full review on TMX costs