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Elizabeth May’s Act to create a Federal Framework on Lyme Disease passes House of Commons

Wednesday, 11 Jun 2014 - OTTAWA – Elizabeth May’s Private Members Bill, C-442, An Act respecting a Federal Framework on Lyme Disease, has passed through 3rd reading with the unanimous consent of the House of Commons. Bill C-...
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Green MPs second MP Steven Fletcher’s Dying with Dignity legislation

Wednesday, 11 Jun 2014 - OTTAWA – Green MPs Elizabeth May and Bruce Hyer have added added their names as joint-seconders to two landmark Private Member’s Bills from Conservative MP Stephen Fletcher aimed at providing relief...
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An Open Letter to the Voters of Ontario from Elizabeth May

Tuesday, 10 Jun 2014 - To the voters of Ontario: As Leader of the federal Green Party, I have watched the Ontario election campaign with great concern.First and foremost, I am proud of the impressive job done by Ontario...
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Greens maintain support for Hupacasath First Nation’s legal challenge of dangerous FIPA treaty

Tuesday, 10 Jun 2014 - OTTAWA – The Green Party of Canada maintains its strong support for the Hupacasath First Nation as they present their landmark legal challenge of the Canada-China Foreign Investment Promotion and...
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Camille Labchuk in Montreal to expose “shocking” animal cruelty taking place at Canadian dairy farm

Tuesday, 10 Jun 2014 - MONTREAL – Camille Labchuk, Green Party of Canada candidate in the Trinity–Spadina by-election, held a press conference on behalf of the organization Mercy For Animals Canada in Montreal this morning...
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Statement from the Green Party of Canada on the 70th Anniversary of D-Day

Friday, 06 Jun 2014 - OTTAWA – On this the 70th anniversary of D-Day, the Green Party of Canada honours the memory of the more than forty-five thousand Canadians who gave their lives in defense of freedom, democracy and...
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Harper’s prostitution bill ignores Charter, endangers women

Thursday, 05 Jun 2014 - OTTAWA – The Green Party of Canada condemns the Conservatives’ new prostitution legislation, calling it a threat to the safety and wellbeing of sex workers and a clear violation of the Canadian...
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Statement from the Green Party of Canada on World Environment Day

Thursday, 05 Jun 2014 - OTTAWA – On this the 42nd annual United Nations World Environment Day, the Green Party of Canada challenges the Harper Conservatives to give a straight answer as to whether or not Canada remains...
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Greens applaud Obama administration’s climate action

Monday, 02 Jun 2014 - OTTAWA – The Green Party of Canada welcomes new US Environmental Protection Agency regulations unveiled today, and calls on the Canadian government to follow suit. President Obama announced this...
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Camille Labchuk to run as Green candidate in Trinity–Spadina by-election

Friday, 30 May 2014 - TORONTO – Today Elizabeth May, Leader of the Green Party of Canada and MP for Saanich–Gulf Islands, is pleased to announce that Toronto lawyer, animal rights advocate and environmental activist...
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