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Elizabeth May to table significant amendments to Fair Elections Act

Tuesday, 29 Apr 2014 - OTTAWA – Elizabeth May, Leader of the Green Party of Canada and Member of Parliament for Saanich–Gulf Islands will present some of her party’s 75 proposed amendments to Bill C-23, the Conservatives’...
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Fair Elections Act changes a good start, but more must be done to protect Canadian democracy

Friday, 25 Apr 2014 - OTTAWA – The Green Party of Canada welcomes news of the Conservatives' backtracking on some of the more radical aspects of their highly controversial bill C-23, the Fair Elections Act. Since it was...
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SCC ruling on Senate reform: Harper Conservatives should stop wasting Parliament’s time

Friday, 25 Apr 2014 - OTTAWA – The Green Party of Canada is unsurprised by today’s ruling on Senate reform, which marks the third consecutive defeat for the Harper Conservatives in a Supreme Court reference case.  Today...
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Changes to Department of Fisheries regulations are more bad news for Canada’s fish

Thursday, 24 Apr 2014 - OTTAWA – The Green Party of Canada condemns new Department of Fisheries and Oceans (DFO) regulations that will effectively undermine the federal government’s ability to protect Canadian waters from...
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Greens renew call for national Commission of Inquiry into criminal activity in 2011 election

Thursday, 24 Apr 2014 - OTTAWA – Today the Green Party of Canada renewed its call for an independent, national Commission of Inquiry into the widespread criminal activity known to have taken place during the last federal...
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Earth Day 2014: Climate crisis requires leadership

Tuesday, 22 Apr 2014 - OTTAWA – Today marks the 44th anniversary of the planet's first Earth Day - April 22, 1970.  Today, the Green Party of Canada celebrates the accomplishments of Canada's environmental movement...
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Easter Message from Elizabeth May

Sunday, 20 Apr 2014 - On behalf of the GPC, staff and volunteers, I want to wish you and yours a Happy Easter. For those who are not religious, Easter is a great long weekend marking the beginning of a long-awaited spring...
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Greens call on Government to Stand Up for BC on Kinder Morgan Pipeline

Thursday, 17 Apr 2014 - VICTORIA – Andrew Weaver, Deputy Leader of the BC Green Party and MLA for Oak Bay-Gordon Head, Elizabeth May, Leader of the Green Party of Canada and MP for Saanich-Gulf Islands, and Adam Olsen,...
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Statement from Elizabeth May on the death of Mi’kmaq leader Noel Knockwood

Monday, 14 Apr 2014 - SIDNEY, BC – Elizabeth May, Leader of the Green Party of Canada and Member of Parliament for Saanich–Gulf Islands, has issued the following statement on the death of Mi'kmaq leader Noel Knockwood: “...
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Statement from the Green Party of Canada on anti-Semitic attacks in Kansas City

Monday, 14 Apr 2014 - OTTAWA – The Green Party of Canada condemns the tragic anti-Semitic attacks that took place outside Kansas City yesterday. William Lewis Corporon, 69, and his grandson Reat Griffin Underwood, 14, are...
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