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Elizabeth May welcomes decision to replace Centre for Plant Health

Media Release | Wednesday, 18 Apr 2018
(SIDNEY, B.C.) — Green Party of Canada leader Elizabeth May (MP, Saanich-Gulf Islands) is applauding the announcement by Agriculture and Agri-Food Minister Lawrence MacAulay that the federal...

Green Party condemns Trudeau’s Kinder Morgan bailout

Media Release | Sunday, 15 Apr 2018
(OTTAWA) — Green Party leader Elizabeth May (MP, Saanich-Gulf Islands) has condemned the Trudeau administration’s latest attempt to force through the completion of Kinder Morgan’s Trans Mountain...

Green Party demands answers on how Canadian company influenced elections

Media Release | Thursday, 29 Mar 2018
(OTTAWA) — Green Party of Canada leader Elizabeth May (MP, Saanich-Gulf Islands) is joining a UK Green Party member of the European Parliament to demand answers about the role of the Canadian company...

Auditors General report confirms Canada is falling behind on climate change action, but makes false assumption about Paris target

Media Release | Tuesday, 27 Mar 2018
(OTTAWA) — The report on climate change action released earlier today by nine provincial auditors general and the federal auditor general confirms the Green Party of Canada’s fears — that Canada is...

Non-violent civil disobedience is not the easy choice -- but it’s the right one, says Elizabeth May

Media Release | Friday, 23 Mar 2018
(BURNABY) -- Green Party leader Elizabeth May (MP, Saanich-Gulf Islands), arrested this morning at the Burnaby Mountain worksite of the Kinder Morgan pipeline project, is promising to stand firm with...

Veteran broadcaster Jo-Ann Roberts is new Deputy Leader of the Green Party

Media Release | Monday, 19 Mar 2018
(HALIFAX) — Green Party of Canada leader Elizabeth May (MP, Saanich-Gulf Islands) today announced the appointment of veteran journalist and broadcaster Jo-Ann Roberts as the party’s Deputy Leader. Ms...

May to Scheer: Tell your senators to stop blocking end to whale captivity

Media Release | Friday, 16 Mar 2018
(OTTAWA) — Green Party of Canada Leader Elizabeth May is calling on her Conservative counterpart, Andrew Scheer, to stand up to his own senators and order them to stop obstructing legislation that...

Gulf Islanders share grain farmers’ frustration over rail system failure, says Elizabeth May

Media Release | Thursday, 15 Mar 2018
(SIDNEY, B.C.) — Residents of B.C.’s Gulf Islands have something in common with Canada’s prairie grain farmers -- growing frustration over the the continuing failure of Canada’s rail freight system...

International Women’s Day a time for celebration and solidarity

Media Release | Thursday, 08 Mar 2018
(OTTAWA) — The Green Party of Canada is excited to join with Canadians from across the country in celebrating International Women’s Day 2018. “On International Women’s Day, we come together to...

Green Party applauds EU Court’s ruling against Trade dispute settlement mechanism

Media Release | Wednesday, 07 Mar 2018
(OTTAWA) — The Green Party of Canada welcomes yesterday’s ruling by the European Court of Justice (ECJ) that the Investor-State Dispute Settlement (ISDS) clauses in the Netherlands-Slovakia...