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Statement on Remembrance Day

Media Release | Sunday, 11 Nov 2018
OTTAWA — Green Party Leader Elizabeth May (MP, Saanich-Gulf Islands), released the following statement: Today, exactly 100 years since the signing of the armistice that ended World War I, the Green...

Lorraine Rekmans named Green Party candidate for the Leeds-Grenville-Thousand Islands and Rideau Lakes by-election

Media Release | Friday, 02 Nov 2018
OTTAWA – Green Party of Canada Leader Elizabeth May (MP, Saanich-Gulf Islands) is delighted to announce that Lorraine Rekmans is the Green Party of Canada candidate in the Leeds-Grenville-Thousand...

Deputy Leader of Green Party confirmed as federal candidate in Halifax

Media Release | Tuesday, 30 Oct 2018
HALIFAX–  Jo-Ann Roberts, veteran journalist and Deputy Leader of the Green Party of Canada, will be the party’s candidate in Halifax in the next federal election. Roberts won by acclamation during...

Liberals set up new debate commission with fair rules: Elizabeth May will be in the 2019 leaders’ debates

Media Release | Tuesday, 30 Oct 2018
OTTAWA – Green Party of Canada Leader Elizabeth May (MP, Saanich-Gulf Islands) welcomed today’s announcement by the Minister of Democratic Institutions Karina Gould of a new Commission to run leaders...

David Merner named Democratic Reform Critic for Green Party of Canada

Media Release | Tuesday, 30 Oct 2018
ESQUIMALT – Green Party of Canada leader Elizabeth May has announced that David Merner, nominated Green candidate in Esquimalt-Saanich-Sooke, will join the party’s shadow cabinet with responsibility...

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...