The list isn’t an exhaustive look at all the contenders who have been vocal on climate action, but it includes Environment Minister Catherine McKenna, Science Minister Kirsty Duncan, Treasury Board President Joyce Murray, Independent MP Jane Philpott, and Green Party Leader Elizabeth May.
Environment Minister Catherine McKenna, Science Minister Kirsty Duncan, Green Party Leader Elizabeth May, and Independent MP Jane Philpott have been endorsed by GreenPAC, a non-partisan environmental group. It wants Canadians to throw their support behind 25 candidates, including these four, who they say have long been vocal in pushing for climate action. The Hill Times photographs by Andrew Meade
A non-partisan environmental organization is throwing its support behind 25 federal candidates in the upcoming election in an effort to send more climate activists to the next House of Commons.
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'It’s a question of the Crown and its relations with Indigenous people and chiefs. It’s not a question of getting their views to a parliamentary committee,' says Green parliamentary leader Elizabeth May.
Plus, the heritage minister says recommendations made by an expert broadcast review panel will be used to inform a forthcoming government bill, which he expects to table before the House rises this summer.
The three-member working group set up by the House Board of Internal Economy in 2019 to oversee Centre Block’s renovation was disbanded with the last Parliament, and discussions are now underway on its successor.