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Green Party of Canada urges government to comply with Human Rights ruling and provide care to First Nation children

Media Release | Wednesday, 07 Dec 2016
(OTTAWA) – Following the passage of unanimous policy resolutions on Indigenous Peoples' rights last weekend, the Green Party of Canada is joining thousands of Canadians and organizations urging the...

Greens, Bloc urge Transport Minister to break ground on Lac-Mégantic Bypass

Media Release | Wednesday, 07 Dec 2016
(OTTAWA) – Elizabeth May, Leader of the Green Party of Canada (MP, Saanich-Gulf Islands), is urging Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and Minister of Transport Marc Garneau to commit to announcing the...

Greens emerge united from Calgary convention, support MMP electoral system

Media Release | Sunday, 04 Dec 2016
(OTTAWA) - On issues from electoral reform to emergency response‎ to pipelines to indigenous issues, Green members from across Canada emerged united this weekend. About 350 attending members passed...

Green Party of Canada celebrates Electoral Reform report's commitment to proportional representation

Media Release | Thursday, 01 Dec 2016
(OTTAWA) - The Green Party of Canada supports the key recommendation of the all-party Special Committee on Electoral Reform. "Today, for the first time in Canadian history, a Parliamentary committee...

Green Party of Canada denounces ‘irresponsible’ approval of Kinder Morgan Trans Mountain Pipeline Expansion Project

Media Release | Tuesday, 29 Nov 2016
(OTTAWA) - Elizabeth May, Leader of the Green Party of Canada (MP, Saanich-Gulf Islands), today denounced the Prime Minister’s decision to approve the Kinder Morgan Trans Mountain Pipeline Expansion...

Green Party of Canada condemns PEI Liberals decision to ignore electoral reform results

Media Release | Wednesday, 23 Nov 2016
(OTTAWA) – The Green Party of Canada 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...

Green Party of Canada congratulates PEI voters on choosing voting reform

Media Release | Tuesday, 08 Nov 2016
(OTTAWA) – The Green Party of Canada released the following statement in response to results from a non-binding plebiscite to change the provincial voting system in Prince Edward Island: “Prince...

Action on derelict vessels welcome in federal coastal strategy

Media Release | Monday, 07 Nov 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,”...

Trudeau Administration’s first year: a performance review

Media Release | Thursday, 03 Nov 2016
(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...

Green Party of Canada responds to Fall Economic Update

Media Release | Tuesday, 01 Nov 2016
(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...