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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...

Elizabeth May aims to protect individual rights and freedoms with amendments to anti-terrorism bill

Media Release | Wednesday, 25 Apr 2018
(OTTAWA) – Elizabeth May, Leader of the Green Party of Canada (MP, Saanich-Gulf Islands), submitted 46 amendments to Bill C-59, An Act Respecting National Security Matters. Bill C-59 is the Liberal...

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...

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...