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Congratulations, Mike! Green surge sweeps into Ontario

Media Release | Friday, 08 Jun 2018
(OTTAWA) -- Green Party of Canada leader Elizabeth May (MP, Saanich-Gulf Islands) extended hearty congratulations to her Ontario counterpart, Mike Schreiner, after his historic victory in the riding...

Green Party joins call for independent public inquiry into extradition of Hassan Diab

Media Release | Wednesday, 30 May 2018
OTTAWA — The Green Party of Canada strongly supports the call for an independent public inquiry into the extradition of Dr. Hassan Diab. “A confidential memo received by the CBC indicates that Dr....

The worst deal in Canadian history

Media Release | Tuesday, 29 May 2018
(OTTAWA)--The Trudeau government today announced what will go down as one of the worst deals in Canadian history. “Not since the late 1960s have governments stepped up to buy out a failing private...

Green Party welcomes decision to block Chinese takeover of Aecon

Media Release | Thursday, 24 May 2018
(OTTAWA)-- Green Party of Canada leader Elizabeth May (MP, Saanich-Gulf Islands) is applauding the announcement by Economic Development Minister Navdeep Bains that the government will block the...

Green Party takes issue with carbon price report

Media Release | Wednesday, 23 May 2018
(OTTAWA) -- The Green Party of Canada is questioning the conclusions of the Parliamentary Budget Officer’s report The Impact of a Pan-Canadian Carbon Pricing Levy on PBO’s GDP Projection, tabled in...

Kinder Morgan and the déja vu politics of the Liberal Party

Media Release | Wednesday, 16 May 2018
(OTTAWA) – Green Party Leader Elizabeth May (MP, Saanich-Gulf Islands) cringes at déja vu politics. “The Liberals promised change but we keep getting more of the same: Harper-style politics,” said Ms...

Green Party of Canada strongly condemns targeting of civilians in Gaza

Media Release | Tuesday, 15 May 2018
(OTTAWA) — Since March 30, the Green Party of Canada has watched with growing anguish as Israeli Defence Forces have targeted and killed 110 Palestinians, including 12 children, with more than 12,000...

The Green Party calls for numerous amendments to Trudeau’s tepid Impact Assessment Act

Media Release | Tuesday, 08 May 2018
(OTTAWA) – Green Party Leader Elizabeth May (MP, Saanich-Gulf Islands) today condemned the Liberals’ plan to shove through their weak Environmental Impact Assessment Bill - C69 - with little debate,...

A Mayday for democracy: Elizabeth May introduces bill to lower the voting age to 16

Media Release | Tuesday, 01 May 2018
(OTTAWA) -- “The future of democracy belongs to the next generation”, said Green Party of Canada leader Elizabeth May (MP, Saanich-Gulf Islands), as she announced her intention to introduce a bill to...

Green Party calls for federal Liberals to step back from promoting Kinder Morgan

Media Release | Thursday, 26 Apr 2018
(OTTAWA) – The leader of the Green Party of Canada, Elizabeth May (MP, Saanich-Gulf Islands) says the Liberal government must step back from promoting the Kinder Morgan pipeline amid allegations that...