Irene Mathyssen London—Fanshawe
  • Deputy Whip
  • Critic for Veterans Affairs

Constituency Office, 1700 Dundas St. Unit D

London ON, N5W 3C9

Telephone: 519-685-4745

Email: irene.mathyssen@parl.gc.ca

Office Hours:

Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, & Friday 9:30am-4:30pm.

The office is closed to the public on Wednesdays to facilitate administrative duties, staff are available by appointment only.

Please note our office is a fragance free zone, please refrain from wearing perfume or colognes.

April 15th, 2016

Question Period: On long-term sustainable jobs at General Dynamics and throughout London?

Ms. Irene Mathyssen (London—Fanshawe, NDP): Mr. Speaker... Trying to pit workers' jobs against human rights is a cynical distraction, but it does not hide government's failure to open up new responsible markets and support long-term sustainable manufacturing jobs in our region. Instead, Liberals have gambled workers' jobs on a deal with an oppressive state, giving our city an unfair black eye.

April 14th, 2016

MP MATHYSSEN INTRODUCES BILLS TO INCREASE SUPPORT FOR VETERANS

Ottawa — Today, New Democrat Veterans critic Irene Mathyssen (London-Fanshawe) introduced two bills supporting Canadian Forces (CF) and Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) veterans and their families. The bills, if passed, will provide much needed financial supports.

April 1st, 2016

STATEMENT ON PROFESSOR MICHAEL LYNK UN APPOINTMENT

Foreign Affairs Minister Stephane Dion’s comments – on twitter – criticizing the appointment of Western University Professor Michael Lynk as United Nations Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights in the Palestinian territories were clearly inappropriate.

March 24th, 2016

Where is the Accountability on KPMG Tax Cheats?

Mr. Speaker, Canadians are shocked by the KPMG tax cheats scandal, and they are outraged by the government's lack of action.

March 23rd, 2016

Liberal budget 2016 – London Needs Missed

Ottawa, March 22, 2016: “The Liberals have fallen short of the expectations they themselves set for Canadians in the October election campaign,” said Irene Mathyssen, NDP MP for London-Fanshawe in response to the 2016 budget announced today.

March 14th, 2016

TIME FOR PARLIAMENT TO STUDY GUARANTEED MINIMUM INCOME

OTTAWA— New Democrats will present a motion this week calling on the Standing Committee on Finance to undertake a study on guaranteed minimum income. Finance critic Guy Caron (Rimouski-Neigette—Témiscouata—Les Basques) says a study is necessary because it's a complex policy that could be a possible solution to growing income inequality.