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Elizabeth May mourns with families affected by Tree of Life synagogue killings

Statement | Monday, 29 Oct 2018
OTTAWA – Green Party Leader Elizabeth May (MP, Saanich-Gulf Islands) sends her condolences to the families coping with the loss of their loved ones murdered at the Tree of Life synagogue in...

Elizabeth May sponsors whale and dolphin captivity bill

Media Release | Wednesday, 24 Oct 2018
OTTAWA – Green Party Leader Elizabeth May (MP, Saanich-Gulf Islands) will sponsor Bill S-203, the Ending the Captivity of Whales and Dolphins Act, as it moves to the House of Commons today after...

Elizabeth May offers “tough love” to the Liberal’s carbon pricing plan

Media Release | Tuesday, 23 Oct 2018
OTTAWA –Green Party of Canada Leader Elizabeth May (MP, Saanich-Gulf Islands) commended the carbon pricing plan outlined today by Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and Environment and Climate Change...

The Green Wave rolls over Vancouver: election brings fresh green look to councils, boards

Media Release | Monday, 22 Oct 2018
OTTAWA -- Green Party of Canada Leader Elizabeth May (MP, Saanich-Gulf Islands) today congratulated the 11 successful Green Party candidates in the B.C. municipal elections at the weekend, hailing...

Strange bedfellows: Canada’s power couple join forces to override privacy concerns

Media Release | Friday, 19 Oct 2018
OTTAWA -- The  Conservative and Liberal parties have joined forces to deny Canadians a fundamental human right -- the right to privacy -- by refusing to consider a legislative amendment that would...

Elizabeth May's speech during emergency debate on climate change

Media Release | Wednesday, 17 Oct 2018
Elizabeth May’s Statement to the House of Commons during the Emergency Debate on the report of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change -- October 15, 2018 Watch on Youtube >> Mr. Speaker...

David Merner named Green Party candidate in Esquimalt-Saanich-Sooke

Media Release | Tuesday, 16 Oct 2018
ESQUIMALT – Green Party of Canada Leader Elizabeth May (MP, Saanich-Gulf Islands) is delighted to announce that lawyer David Merner is the Green Party of Canada candidate in Esquimalt-Saanich-Sooke....

IPCC report must be debated in Parliament. ‘Time is not on our side,’ says Elizabeth May.

Media Release | Monday, 15 Oct 2018
OTTAWA – Green Party of Canada Leader Elizabeth May (MP, Saanich-Gulf Islands) is asking House of Commons Speaker Geoff Regan to convene an emergency parliamentary debate on the alarming findings in...

Canada must present stronger target at next climate negotiation: Greens

Media Release | Monday, 08 Oct 2018
TORONTO– The release today of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) report on the chances of reaching the 1.5 degree C Paris target – and the catastrophic risks of missing it – have...

The Thanksgiving Holiday Weekend

Statement | Friday, 05 Oct 2018
OTTAWA – The Leader of the Green Party of Canada, Elizabeth May (MP, Saanich-Gulf Islands), released the following Thanksgiving message: “On Thanksgiving, friends, family and community come together...