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Green Party of Canada opposes Saudi armoured vehicles sale, despite Prime Minister’s claim

Media Release | Tuesday, 17 Jan 2017
(OTTAWA) – On Jan. 14 at a town hall in London, Ont., a media report stated Prime Minister Justin Trudeau claimed that all parties in the House of Commons had agreed that a $15-billion armoured...

Advisory: Elizabeth May holds town hall events across Saanich-Gulf Islands

Media Advisory | Monday, 16 Jan 2017
(OTTAWA) - Elizabeth May, Leader of the Green Party of Canada (MP, Saanich-Gulf Islands), holds a series of town hall events across her riding to discuss the fall parliamentary session, and to...

Elizabeth May congratulates incoming Ministers, welcomes new Minister of Democratic Institutions

Media Release | Tuesday, 10 Jan 2017
(OTTAWA) – Elizabeth May, Leader of the Green Party of Canada (MP, Saanich-Gulf Islands), released the following statement following today’s cabinet appointments: “Congratulations to newly appointed...

Advisory: Elizabeth May to receive North West Energy Coalition's Conservation Award

Media Advisory | Tuesday, 10 Jan 2017
(OTTAWA) - Elizabeth May, Leader of the Green Party of Canada (MP, Saanich-Gulf Islands), receives the Bob Olsen Memorial Conservation Eagle Award from the Northwest Energy Coalition. Executive...

Advisory: Elizabeth May joins 'Survivorman' Les Stroud in Concert for the Peace River

Media Advisory | Tuesday, 10 Jan 2017
(OTTAWA) - Elizabeth May, Leader of the Green Party of Canada (MP, Saanich-Gulf Islands), joins filmmaker, musician and "Survivorman" star Les Stroud in support of protecting the Peace River. Stroud'...

Statement on Christmas and Hanukkah 2016

Statement | Saturday, 24 Dec 2016
(OTTAWA) December 24, 2016 – Elizabeth May, Leader of the Green Party of Canada (MP, Saanich-Gulf Islands), released the following statement to recognize Christmas and Hanukkah celebrations: “2016 is...

Backgrounder: Elizabeth May's submission to expert panel reviewing environmental assessment law

Backgrounder | Friday, 23 Dec 2016
Read Elizabeth May's submission to expert panel reviewing environmental assessment law by clicking on the PDF below.

Greens call for restoration of federal environmental assessment law

Media Release | Friday, 23 Dec 2016
NOTE: Find Elizabeth May's submission to the Expert Panel reviewing environmental assessment law attached as a PDF below. (OTTAWA) - The deadline for submissions to the process put in place by the...

Green Party of Canada supports increased funding for mental health services in proposed Health Accord

Media Release | Tuesday, 20 Dec 2016
(OTTAWA) – The Green Party of Canada welcomes the intent of the Federal Ministers of Health and Finance during yesterday’s meeting on health-care funding with provincial and territorial ministers to...

GPC establishes Electoral District Association in Compton-Stanstead, led by former MP Jean Rousseau

Media Release | Monday, 19 Dec 2016
Eastern Townships in Québec: a forgotten land by Ottawa? (Sherbrooke) December 19, 2016  — The Green Party of Canada’s establishment of an Electoral District Association (EDA) in the riding of...