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STATEMENT FROM NDP MP IRENE MATHYSSEN IN ADVANCE OF AUGUST 26 WHITE SUPREMACY RALLY PLANNED IN LONDON

NDP MARKS THE 75th ANNIVERSARY OF THE DIEPPE RAID

FEDERAL FUNDING FOR FLOOD CONTROL PROJECT IN LONDON-FANSHAWE

Call for Nominations of WWII Veterans, Legion of Honour Medal

EXTEND EI SUPPORT TO RELOCATED MILITARY FAMILIES

Presenting Petitions, Suspend Safe 3rd Country Agreement with USA

Honouring London's Gina Barber

Mathyssen Calls for Protection of the Thames River System

NDP Statement on the 100th Anniversary of the Battle of Vimy Ridge

Joint Statement by the Opposition House Leaders on the Liberals’ Parliamentary Power Grab

Bahá'í Naw-Rúz

In Debate: Bill C-211 on PTSD

C-339, Amend the Canadian Forces Members & Veterans Re-establishment and Compensation Act

New Democrats Working to Increase Consumer Protection

NDP STATEMENT ON THE TERROR ATTACK IN QUEBEC CITY

Tom Mulcair, Leader of the New Democratic Party of Canada, made the following statement:

Podcast: NDP Caucus Priorities as Parliament returns to session

Statement on the Canada 150 Medal

Mathyssen: Questions the Prime Minister Should Answer in London

2016 Christmas Office Closure

In Debate: CETA & Drug Costs

In Debate: C-30 CETA Implementation

NDP STATEMENT ON THE NATIONAL DAY OF REMEMBRANCE AND ACTION ON VIOLENCE AGAINST WOMEN

In Debate: C-26 Canada Pension Plan Changes

Irene Cast 3, Nov 25

MP MATHYSSEN WELCOMES EX-PAT VOTING REFORM

Remembrance Day 2016 Message

VETERANS DESERVE BETTER

Irene Cast 2, November 4th

NDP CALLS FOR END TO DISCRIMINATORY VETERANS LEGISLATION

STATEMENT ON THE BATTLE OF PASSCHENDAELE

THE DEVELOPMENT OF A NATIONAL POVERTY REDUCTION STRATEGY IN CANADA

Make Birth Control Free (M-65)

Irene Cast 1, Sept 23rd

Mathyssen Introduces Motion to Support Urban Forests

NDP STATEMENT ON THE 100TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE BATTLES OF THE SOMME AND BEAUMONT-HAMEL

Veterans like Peter Blendheim need long-term care beds

NDP Calls for Immediate Decriminalization of Marijuana

MATHYSSEN CALLS ON GOVERNMENT TO PRIORITIZE VETERANS’ MENTAL HEALTH

Question Period: Why are Liberals not making veterans raises fair?

My Letter to the Ministers on the Arva Flour Mill

NDP OUTRAGED AS LIBERALS TAKE VETERANS BACK TO COURT

No Half Measures in an Omnibus Bill, Veterans Issues Need to be Addressed

In Debate: Speaking Against the TPP

Parliamentary Update on Veterans Affairs-May 9, 2016

Question Period: why hide veterans measures in Omnibus bill?

My Blog for April 16th

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

MP MATHYSSEN INTRODUCES BILLS TO INCREASE SUPPORT FOR VETERANS

STATEMENT ON PROFESSOR MICHAEL LYNK UN APPOINTMENT

Where is the Accountability on KPMG Tax Cheats?

Liberal budget 2016 – London Needs Missed

TIME FOR PARLIAMENT TO STUDY GUARANTEED MINIMUM INCOME

2016 International Women's Day Question in Parliament

Blog Post for February 26th

2016 Free Income Tax Clinic for Low Income Londoners

In Debate: EI Reform is Needed Now!

Blog post for February 19, 2016

Questioning the Prime Minister on the TPP

Canada 150 Infrastructure Program $1.8 Million London Investment

Blog Post for Feb 5 2016

NDP: DEMOCRATIC REFORM MUST BE DEMOCRATIC

In Debate on Pay Equity Motion

*updated-Motion Passes Parliament*

THE TIME FOR PAY EQUITY IS NOW

Statement on Black History Month

My Weekly Blog for January 29th

Open Letter to Mayor and Council on Springbank Dam

Christmas Holiday Office Closure

My Blog for December 11th

NDP STATEMENT ON THE NATIONAL DAY OF REMEMBRANCE AND ACTION ON VIOLENCE AGAINST WOMEN

Canada's Syrian Refugee Program

Community & London Police Service Partnership Working Group

Thank You

June 19th Blog, Parliament's Final Week

THE NDP IS READY TO REPLACE THE CONSERVATIVES

Statement from the NDP on World Elder Abuse Awareness Day

Blog Post for June 12

Nominations for Persons Case Awards 2015

Changes to Citizenship Eligibility

My Blog for June 5th

Statement from the NDP on the abolition of the tampon tax

May 31st Blog

TAMPON TAX TO BE ABOLISHED THANKS TO NDP EFFORTS

Blog Post for May 22, 2015

My Blog, May 16th

NDP SECURES A VICTORY FOR VETERANS

NDP SECURES A VICTORY FOR WOMEN

Conservatives agree to remove unfair tax on feminine hygiene products

LET’S END THE UNFAIR TAX ON WOMEN

MATHYSSEN ASKS FOR ANSWER ON DUCHESS OF KENT RELOCATION

May 1st Blog

CBC Ontario Morning: Moving the Legion to Wolseley Barracks

Asking the Minister to review Legion Proposal for Wolseley Barracks Mess Hall

My Blog for April 24th

Avian Flu Outbreak and CIFA Cuts a Concern

Open Letter to Ministers on Wolseley Barracks Officers' Mess Legion Offer

In Debate: Modernize and Rebuild VIA Rail C-640

Statement on Budget 2015

CONSERVATIVE PRE-ELECTION BUDGET SPENDS BILLIONS ON THE WEALTHIEST AND IGNORES LONDON’S REALITY

FAIRNESS FOR CONSUMERS OF WIRELESS PHONE CARDS MOTION

CONSERVATIVE MP OPPOSES CONSERVATIVE PARTY’S SENIORS’ AGENDA

My Blog for April 2nd

Enabling Accessibility Fund Accepting Applications

Blog Post March 27th

Fanshawe College Canadian Centre for Product Validation

Presenting Petitions: Increase Canada Pension Plan

In Debate: Seniors need Pharmacare, Affordable Housing and Income Security

Blog Post March 13th

Stop Asking Veterans if Limbs are Still Missing

Kellogg's Last Box A Testament to Conservative Jobs Failure

Weekly Blog March 7th

Blog Post Feb 28th

This Week - February 20th

Presenting Petitions: Anaphylatic Travellers

In Debate: Creating Jobs & Childcare Spaces

Blog Post Feb 14

Blog Post Feb 6th

In Debate: Veterans Shouldn't Have to Prove Missing Limbs Year After Year

Groundhog Day Statement

Blog Post January 30th

Good Job Losses in Southwestern Ontario Ignored by Conservatives

This Week's Blog Post

Blog Post January 9th

SNAP, CRACKLE, PINK SLIPS

December 12th Blog Post

December 6th Remembrance of Ecole Polytechnique Speech

Blog Post Dec 5th

Mathyssen: Time to Show Minister Fantino the Door

Mathyssen Elected NDP Caucus Chair

In Debate: C-43 Omnibus Budget Implementation

Blog Post for November 28

Question Period: Our Veterans Need Mental Health Supports

IMPORTANT ID & TRAVEL INFORMATION

Mathyssen Introduces M-536, Federal Urban Forest Strategy

HARPER’S FAILED JOBS PLAN HURTS LONDON FAMILIES

Blog Post: November 21, 2014

Blog Post Nov 14th, in the Riding

Remembrance Day Video Message

Blog Post Nov 7th

Veterans STILL Waiting for Minister to Take Action

6 months and counting, the 14 recommendations of the all-party parliamentary committee have yet to be implemented

Minister of Veterans Affairs lets $136 Million in Veterans Funding Lapse

Statement on 2014 Shine the Light on Woman Abuse Campaign

London's Secrets of Radar Museum

Questioning Conservative Interference in CBC

Blog Post for October 31

In Debate: C-35 & Animal Cruelty

Presenting Petitions: Iraqi Christians

Blog Post for October 24

Weekly Update

October 17, 2014

October 9th Update

Presenting Petitions: Humantarian Aid for ISIL Victims & Casualities Gaza

260,000 Seniors in Canada Living in Poverty

My Message to London's Muslims on the Occassion of Eid Al-Adha

NDP Statement on National Senior's Day

MATHYSSEN MOVES MOTION TO SUPPORT URBAN FORESTS

Mathyssen Motions for Seniors Advocate & National Strategy

NDP CALLING ON GOVERNMENT TO CREATE A NATIONAL SENIORS STRATEGY

Canadians Want National Strategy for Seniors

Vulnerable Canadians Hurt by Conservative Changes to the Social Security Tribunal

Strengthening Canadian Citizenship Act

in debate on Bill C-24

NDP's National Aging Strategy

Support Veterans with Services, Not Tweets

Will the Government Fix the CPP Tribunal Backlog?

Presenting Petitions: "I Can Donate" Organ donation changes

Support the CBC

Mathyssen Calls on Truppe to Join Opposition to (un)Fair Elections Act

Conservatives Playing Games with Veterans Last Post Fund

Omnibus 2014, Speaking Out Against Budget Implementation Act

Honouring a London Veteran

Veterans Deserve Better Than Lip Service

Standing Up for Veterans

Presenting Petitions: Immigration Fairness

Celebrating 2014 Juno Award Winners

IC-22 and Nuclear Liability

NDP Congratulates Canadian Screen Awards Winners

Presenting Petitions: Fair & Timely Immigration

My View on the so-called "Fair Elections Act"

2014 Community Volunteer Income Tax Program

DO NOTHING BUDGET IS NOT WHAT LONDONERS NEED

Presenting Petitions: Protect the Thames River

Standing Up for Veterans

Calling for Veterans Minister Fantino's Resignation

IMPORTANT INFORMATION FOR CANADIANS TRAVELLING TO SOCHI OLYMPICS

Speaking Out Against Canada Post Service Cut

Statement on Food Sector Jobs

Presenting Petitions: Timely & Fair Immigration

NDP Heritage Critic Visits London

Canada Day Challenge 2014

2013 Seasons Greetings

GOVERNMENT INACTION ENABLES MANUFACTURING SECTOR DEVASTATION

Questioning the Minister on Quotas Targeting EI Applicants

Conservative Job Record Betrays Goodyear's Message

Your Petitions: Protect the Thames River

Questioning the Minister on Canadian Forces Mental Health Support

Your Petitions: Tax Deductions for Skilled Tradespersons Work Mobility

Questioning the Minister on Canadian Forces Suicides

In Debate: Protecting Canadians from Online Crime Act

Mathyssen Proposes Chris Hadfield Day

Mathyssen Launches Petition for Fair & Timely Immigration

Statement on Walji Family Tragedy

Statement on Shine the Light on Woman Abuse

Protecting the Thames River, Opposing the Landfill

video reports from the public meeting

Why I Support the Save VIA Rail Campaign

Remembrance Day Message

Presenting Petitions-National Dementia Strategy

Statement on Small Business Week

In Debate: Budget Implementation Act Omnibus Bill

Statement: Welcome Home Tarek & John

Department of Finance Report-NDP best fiscal record

Irene's response to the Speech from the Throne

In Debate: Speaking Against Cutting Off Debate

Royal baby speech Oct 17th

Canada’s Alice Munroe Receives Noble Prize for Literature

Statement on National Seniors Day

Commonwealth Parliamentarians Call to Respect Decisions of the Aged

THAMES RIVER RATED POOR BY WORLD WILDLIFE FUND STUDY

Statement on Veterans Bed Closures at Parkwood Hospital

PRIDE ORGANIZER RECIEVES GOVERNOR-GENERAL'S AWARD

Share your priorities for Budget 2014

Information on Direct Deposit of Government Benefits & Payments

CPP Needs Change

NDP PROPOSES INDEPENDENT OVERSIGHT FOR MP EXPENSES

FINANCE MINISTER MUST HONOUR COMMITMENT TO IMPROVE RETIREMENT SECURITY

SENATE SCANDALS KEEP GOVERNMENT FROM GETTING RESULTS FOR SOUTHWESTERN ONTARIO

PROCESSING DELAY FOR VISITOR & PERMANENT RESIDENT VISAS

Passport Changes July 1st, 2013

When will the Finance Minister meet with the provinces to talk CPP/QPP increase?

In Debate: Bill C-60 Further Undermines Seniors, Small Business and Working Families

Improving Your Online Privacy

In Debate: On Government Data Breaches and Canadians Privacy

Veterans Need Long Term Care Bed Access

Does the Government Agree the Senate Cannot be Trusted to Investigate Itself?

Why are Conservatives Blocking CPP & QPP Expansion?

Thanking Manufacturers for Supporting Students

Londoners Honoured with Presentation of Governor-General's Caring Canadian Award

In the News: ReForest London Receives Federal Grant

Environment Canada Grant Supports ReForest London Tree Planting

YOUTH EMPLOYMENT GETS A BOOST WITH 120 SUMMER JOBS

In Debate on S-7 Terrorism Legislation

Future of Canada Post Public Input Opportunity

Mathyssen Tables Bill to Protect the Thames River

Kinette's "I am Proud to be Canadian" Essay Winner Celebrated

STOP VIA RAIL CUTS SAY LONDONERS

Budget 2013 Ignores Needs of Canadian Seniors

Question Period: Employment Insurance Fairness

2013 FEDERAL BUDGET FAILS TO ADDRESS THE NEEDS OF LONDONERS

Question Period: Calling on the Minister to Reverse OAS Cuts

Statement on Equality Action Plan Motion

CANADA DAY YOUTH CHALLENGE 2013!

In Debate: Telling the Truth About Veterans Issues

QUESTION PERIOD: Veteran's Deserve Veterans Care Beds

2013 INCOME TAX CLINICS

QUESTION PERIOD: Standing Up for Veterans Care & Benefits

Open Letter to Mayor & Council on Infrastructure Funding

In Debate: Bill C-52 Rail Shipping

Presenting Petitions: Restore $12,000 in OAS benefits to Canadian Seniors Age 65-67

In Debate on C-48, Amending Income Tax Act

Annual Report to Canadians

Presenting Petitions: on CETA & on OAS benefits

Members Statement: A Senate Christmas Carol

In Debate: Bill C-15 Strengthening Military Justice

NDP MOTION WOULD PROTECT THAMES RIVER

Take Your MP to School Day

Talking OAS & Pensions with Brantford Residents

In debate: on Pensions and Seniors Poverty

Presenting Petitions: on CETA deal with EU & on OAS benefits

In Debate: Speaking in favour of C-36 on Elder Abuse

2012 November E-newsletter

NDP Grills Minister on Veterans Benefits

Letter to the Editor in regard to C-217

Question Period: Every Veteran Deserves a Dignified Funeral

Recognizing London's Leadership; Shine the Light on Woman Abuse

Denial of Funeral Help for Veterans a National Disgrace

Presenting Petitions: Employment Insurance & Old Age Security

Question Period: Fair Compensation for Injured Veterans

In Debate: on Pension Provisions in C45 OMNIBUS-II

MP Mathyssen Statement on Chris Bentley Leaving Politics

IN DEBATE: C-45 OMNIBUS, on Pensions and Navigable Waters

MATHYSSEN TABLES MOTION TO SPLIT PENSION CLAUSES FROM OMNIBUS II

Politically Motivated Report Twists Facts and Attacks Seniors

Presenting Petitions: Londoners Petition In Support of Experimental Lakes Area

Omnibus Budget Bill II

In Debate: Real Changes Needed to Employment Insurance

Members Statement: Conservatives Playing Partisan Games While Ignoring the Unemployed

Presenting Petitions: Keep OAS Eligibility at Age 65

Question Period: Are the Conservatives Raising the Retirement Age?

In Debate: Opposing M-312, Defending Womens Rights

Presenting Petitions: Independent Veterans Ombudsman

In Debate: Risk and Uncertainty for Canadian Jobs and Economy

Presenting Petitions: Londoners petition for a National Public Transit Strategy

Cuts to frontline public servants impacting Londoners:

Important Information About Riding Boundary Changes

London Conservatives Misleading the Public in Letter

Fallen Firefighters Memorial Service Speech

Petition to Save Experimental Lakes Area Research

In Debate on Trojan Horse Budget Implementation C-38

Canadians invited to share their priorities for the 2013 federal budget

In Debate: On the F-35 fighter jet purchase

Registered Pooled Pension Plans are Retirement Roulette

New Horizons for Seniors Program Calls for Proposals

Announcing the Queen's Diamond Jubilee Medal Recipients & Awards Dinner

Queen's Jubilee Medal Recipients

Questioning Back-to-Work Legislation Attack on CP Rail Workers Pensions:

In Debate: Pooled Registered Pension Plans are Not the Answer

Presenting Petitions: Stop OAS Changes, Increase GIS Benefits

Public Consultation on the Harper Budget

Introducing Bill C-422 to Eliminate EI Waiting Period

In Debate: Why the Trojan Horse Budget Bill Bad is for All Canadians

Question Period: Why is the Minister Taking New Powers, Reducing Tribunal Access for Employment Insurance?

Statement on Mother's Day

Presenting Petitions: Real Democracy Needed in the Congo

Presenting Petitions: Action for Attawapiskat

PROUD TO BE CANADIAN ESSAY WINNERS

MATHYSSEN ANNOUNCES FUNDING FOR 110 STUDENT SUMMER JOBS

Question Period: Why Won't Minister Reveal Supposed Cost Saving on OAS?

In Debate: Challenging the Conservative Changes to OAS

Raising age of eligibility for OAS will have serious consequences on seniors

My Visit to Vimy Ridge for the 95th Anniversary

Question Period: Why do Conservatives not care about seniors' poverty?

CUTS TO NATIONAL DEFENCE AFFECT WOLSELEY BARRACKS

Presenting Petitions: Strengthening Investment Canada Act

Mathyssen Welcomes Thomas Mulcair as New Leader

NEW DEMOCRAT OAS TOUR COMES TO WINNIPEG

Presenting Petitions: Supporting Former Electro-Motive Workers

NEW DEMOCRATS INTRODUCE BILL TO PROTECT SENIORS

Question Period: Did Conservatives Target Seniors with Dirty Election Campaign Tricks?

Presenting Petitions: Supporting Former Electro-Motive Workers and Fight Seniors Poverty

Question Period: Why are the Conservatives Taking Away Seniors' Right to Vote?

Canada desperately needs a national plan to deal with Canada's aging population

Question Period: When Will Government Commit to Ending Senior Women's Poverty?

Presenting Petitions: Reduce Seniors Poverty by Increasing GIS

Irene Introduces Bill C-407, An Act to amend the Financial Administration Act (gender balanced representation)

Irene Calls on Government to Automatically Enroll Seniors in GIS

Question Period: Irene Questions Government's Lack of Support for Former EMD Workers

Irene Calls on Government to Protec Manufacturing Jobs

Irene Condemns Government MPs Disrespect to Veterans

Community Volunteer Income Tax Program

Question Period: Government Admits Numbers Wrong on OAS Last Year

LONDONERS UPSET BY HARPER'S UNDERMINING OF SENIORS RETIREMENT SECURITY

London Seniors Townhall Meeting

Question Period: Why Won't Conservatives be Honest About OAS?

Motion to Condemn Jobs Losses, Amend Investment Canada Act

In Debate: Amending Investment Canada Act to Protect Jobs, Part 1

Presenting Petitions: Ending Seniors' Poverty and Protecting Canadian Jobs

NDP PUTS FORWARD MOTION TO PROTECT CANADIAN JOBS

Question Period: Will Conservatives Stop Scare Tactics & Listen to Budget Officer's Findings on OAS?

Petition to Protect Seniors Old Age Security Benefits

Questioning the Minister: Old Age Security

NDP LAUNCHES CANADIAN TOUR TO OPPOSE CHANGES TO OLD AGE SECURITY

Stop Subsidizing Companies that Ship Jobs Overseas and Start Protecting Communities

CATERPILLAR SHUTS DOWN ELECTRO-MOTIVE IN LONDON

Opposition Day Motion Standing Up for Canadian Seniors

BACK DOWN FROM OAS BLUNDER: NDP TO CONSERVATIVES

In Debate: Second Reading, Bill C-25 (Pooled Pension Plans)

Presenting Petitions: Support Electro-Motive Workers

Statement: Recognizing the ROMEOs and Scotian Isle

Calling on the Government to Support Electro-Motive Workers

Presenting Petitions: Support Electro-Motive Workers

Consulting Seniors, Taking on Harper's OAS Cuts

LET’S GET BACK ON TRACK IN LONDON

Mathyssen to Electro-Motive: Get Back to the Bargaining Table

CATERPILLAR LOCKOUT REQUIRES GOVERNMENT ACTION NDP MPs SAY

Action for Attawapiskat is Long Overdue

In Debate: We Need Better Service from Service Canada

Presenting Petitions: Action Needed on Seniors Poverty

Remembering the Victims of Violence

Mathyssen & NDP Host Seniors Roundtable in Ottawa

Question Period: C-10 Omnibus "Crime" Legislation

In Debate: On Senate Reform

Facing the Reality of London's Employment Challenges

NDP TABLES BILL FOR NATIONAL DEMENTIA STRATEGY

Questioning the Minister: Why are Canadians Getting No Answer at "Service Canada"?

In Debate: Action Needed to Lift Seniors Out of Poverty

Speaking up for Seniors in Parliament

Public Consultation on the Registered Disability Savings Plan

HONOURING VETERANS ABOUT MORE THAN JUST REMEMBRANCE DAY

FEDERAL INVESTMENT WILL ENABLE YEAR-ROUND ACTIVITIES AT FANSHAWE PIONEER VILLAGE

In Debate: Budget Implementation-failing on job creation and poverty reduction

Question Period - October 3rd, 2011

NEW DEMOCRATS HONOURS NATIONAL SENIORS DAY // LE NPD SOULIGNE LA JOURNÉE NATIONALE DES AÎNÉS

Question in the House: Government Spending Wasted on Private Consultants To Cut Services

Statment in the House on World Alzheimer's Day

STATEMENT FROM NEW DEMOCRAT PENSIONS CRITIC WAYNE MARSTON

A final letter to Canadians from the Honourable Jack Layton

In Memory of Jack Layton

Open Letter to Mayor Fontana on London "Jobs Summit"

Your Letters: NDP should be applauded for Interim Leader

NDP warns against Conservatives’ snooping law

Introducing Bill C-256, Increased Protection for Firefighters

WHAT YOUR MP CAN DO FOR CONSTITUENTS:

Bill C-254, Income Tax & EI changes for Severance Pay

Motion to End Poverty For Canada's Seniors

Statement on Elder Abuse Prevention Day: Irene Mathyssen

BUDGET OUT-OF-STEP WITH CANADIAN FAMILIES

GOVERNMENT SHOULD ADDRESS CANADIANS’ PRIORITIES

Statement from Irene Mathyssen on New Critic Role for Seniors

A Messaqe from Irene on her Re-Election

In Case You Missed it: Oil Companies Post Massive Profits!

A Strong Voice for London-Fanshawe, Practical Ideas to Help Canadians

LABOUR, SMALL BUSINESS & COMMUNITY SUPPORT RALLIES BEHIND MATHYSSEN

Your Letters: What a contrast in MPs

NDP 2011 Election Platform: GIVE FAMILIES A BREAK

THE SANDWICH GENERATION IS FEELING THE SQUEEZE, IT IS TIME TO HELP

LONDON FOR LAYTON RALLY VIDEO

Fix Veterans Affairs, Restore Respect for Veterans

REALITY CHECK: Who stands up for London?

TARGETED TAX CUTS FOR SMALL BUSINESS WILL BENEFIT LONDON

CAP CREDIT CARD RATES TO MAKE LIFE MORE AFFORDABLE

Statement from MP Irene Mathyssen on Diamond Aircraft Layoffs

Why are Conservatives Choosing an Election Over Helping Veterans?

LONDONERS SPEAK OUT: HARPER ON THE WRONG TRACK

TELEPHONE TOWNHALL CONFIRMS BUDGET PRIORITIES NOT MET

Statement on Maternal Mortality Rate

Hey, democracy! Stop ignoring students

Questioning the Minister: Support for Diamond Aircraft

MATHYSSEN WELCOMES CENTRE FOR INJURED SOLDIERS

Create Your Canada Contest Winner Aims to Aid Future Students

Speaking Out for Quality Childcare

Information for families of Canadians in Japan

Statement in Parliament on the 100th Anniversary of International Women's Day

Questioning the Minister: Where is the help for senior women?

Hosting the Annual International Women's Day Breakfast on Parliament Hill

Statement by Jack Layton & Irene Mathyssen on the 100th Anniversary of International Women's Day

In Debate: C-55 Improving the Veterans Charter

In Debate: C-42, Opposing Handing Over Canadian's Personal Information to the USA

Questioning Justice for Rape Victims

After School Programming Launched for Montcalm Students

Questioning the Government: Asking for EI reforms to help combat skyrocketing household debt

In Debate on C-42, Irene calls for the protection of airline passengers personal information

Presenting Your Petition on Healthcare

Irene's Statement in Parliament on taking the HST off home heating costs.

Statement from Irene Mathyssen on the 30th Anniversary of the Women’s Constitution Conference

Statement on Egypt from MP Mathyssen

Questioning Corporate Tax Cuts Creating Jobs

Why is the government ending CIDA support for international teacher development?

Keiper Closure Highlights Need for Severance Legislation

Engineers Without Borders Roundtable

Members Statements: 2010 Disastrous for Women's Equality

WOMEN WORKING IN PRECARIOUS JOBS, UNDERPAID: NDP

Introducing Bill C-601, An Act to amend the Income Tax Act and the Employment Insurance Act

Mathyssen Tables Severance Reform Legislation to Help Jobless

40th ANNIVERSARY OF THE ROYAL COMMISSION ON THE STATUS OF WOMEN REPORT

Statement: National Day of Remembrance and Action on Violence Against Women

Members Statements: Remembering Ecole Polytechnique

In Debate: Government Should Listen to and Support Native Women's Association of Canada

Thank You Flag Project Volunteers and Veterans

IRENE MATHYSSEN NEW DEPUTY VETERANS AFFAIRS CRITIC

Presenting Petitions: Protecting Bus Drivers

Members Statements: Stephanie Simmons, promoting awareness of childhood cancers

Presenting Petitions: Support Sisters In Spirit

Presenting Petitions: Improve Our Veterans Benefits

MP Challenges Students to Help Create Their Canada

GIVE LONDON FAMILIES A BREAK ON HOME HEAT BILLS: NDP

Your Letters: Rally to Support Veterans

Members Statements: Lest We Forget

CONSERVATIVES SHUT DOWN SISTERS IN SPIRIT

Members Statements: Shine a Light Campaign

In Debate: Veterans Affairs

In Debate: C-510, Attempting to Criminalize Abortion

In Debate: C-47 "Sustaining Economic Recovery" Part 2

In Debate: C-47 "Sustaining Economic Recovery"

Your Letters: Thank You for Helping Create an Inclusive Community

MATHYSSEN TABLES LEGISLATION BY “CREATE YOUR CANADA” WINNERS

Create Your Canada Winners Join Mathyssen in Ottawa for Introduction of Their Bill

Mathyssen urges other parties to join campaign to bring decorum back to House

Speaking out for Veterans

Introducing Bill C-581: Status of Women Canada Act

Members Statements: Recognizing Governor-General's Persons Award Recipients

Speaking Out in Support of Canada Post and Postal Workers

“STATUS OF WOMEN CANADA ACT”: Time to give Status of Women Canada a legislated mandate: Mathyssen

Question Period: Person's Day

Mathyssen Calls for Tax Break & Retrofit Assistance on Home Heating Costs

In Debate: Defending the Charter of Rights

Members Statements: Calling for a Public Inquiry into Veterans Affairs

Presenting Petitions: Standing Up for Veterans

Question Period: Funding to Address Violence Against Aboriginal Women

Member's Statement: Veteran's Affairs

Presenting Petitions: Supporting Canadian Women

40 Years After the Royal Commission on the Status of Women

Question Period: 40th Anniversary of the Royal Commission on the Status of Women Report

Presenting Petitions: Protecting Canada Post Services

Presenting Petitions: Protecting Employee Benefits and Pensions

Presenting Petitions: Sisters In Spirit

Presenting Petitions: Lift the Gaza Blockade

Londoners Demand Fairness for Veterans

Taking Action Against Nursing Cuts

Ontario matches Federal agreement to assist Duchess of Kent Legion

Your Letters: Importance of the Census

Mathyssen Obtains Tax Relief for Veterans at Duchess of Kent Legion

Summer Fun with New Splash Pad at Fanshawe Conservation Area

Dearness Home Seniors Program Funding Announced

Members Statements: Turning back the clock on Women

Question Period: Violence Against First Nations Women

Working to Improve EI Sick Benefits

Statement on My Sisters Place and support for housing and homelessness programs

Statement on the situation in the Middle-East

Members Statements: Canada falling further behind on gender equity

YMCA Summer Work Student Exchange Program

In Debate: Speaking Out for Veterans

In Debate: Tax Conventions Implementations Act, 2010

In Debate: on the future of Healthcare

CONSERVATIVES SUPPORT FOR VETERANS AND POLICE EXPOSED AS EMPTY WORDS

MATHYSSEN ANNOUNCES FUNDING FOR 92 SUMMER JOBS

Question Period: Exposing Cuts to Women's Organizations

Question Period: Supporting Maternal Health

In Debate: Bill C-201 treating RCMP and Veteran's Pensions Fairly

Question Period: Why are the Conservatives Not Listening to World Health Organization?

Question Period: Why is Conservative Ideology Trumping the Needs of Women?

Question Period: Who is Denying Funding to Womens Organizations?

Question Period: Asking the Minister of Veterans Affairs to modernize Parkwood Veteran Hospital Mandate

Members Statements: Irene on the closure of Parkwood Veterans Hospital Beds

NDP MPs: Closing Veterans Beds Shortsighted

Question Period: addressing the issue of missing and murdered aboriginal women

In Debate: Speaking out against Liberal hypocrisy

Making Veterans Memorial Parkway a Fitting Tribute to Our Veterans

Status of Women Further Demoted by Harper Following Guergis Resignation

Celebrating Electro-Motive Diesel's 5th Anniversary

PENSION ACTION NEEDED NOW!

Welcoming Kongsberg Defence & Aerospace to London

In Debate: Government Supply, Liberal Opposition Motion

Presenting Petitions: Aboriginal Healing Centres

Member's Statement: Irene on support for maternal and child health

Member's Statement: Irene on Infrastructure Funding for Museums

Question Period: Track Record of Status of Women Minister Guergis

Question Period: Funding Aboriginal Women's Summit

Community Feedback on the 2010 Budget

In Debate: on the Throne Speech part 2; seniors, tax cuts, and KAIROS

In Debate: on the Throne Speech part 1

Statement: Prime Minister Fails to Make Women and Children a Priority

Constituent Letters: Harper Government Sells Out Canadian Workers

Statement from Irene Mathyssen on International Women's Day

In Debate: on the 2010 Federal Budget

Question Period: Support for Canadian Women

CONSERVATIVE’S CORPORATE WELFARE BUDGET FAILS LONDONERS

Irene's Speech to the Kiwanis Clubs of London: "Who is Canada's NDP?"

Mathyssen Sponsors Hospitality Meal at Trinity United Church

Constituent Letters: King Family Says Thanks

Constituent Letters: My MP is Hard at Work

Mathyssen Speaks Out Against Unfair HST! (part 2)

Mathyssen Speaks Out Against Unfair HST!

In Debate: Bill C-51

In Debate: C-392 Irene's Made in Canada Legislation

Veterans Give Thanks as Mathyssen Fights to Keep Legion Open

Mathyssen's Efforts Yield $1.98 Million for Recreational Infrastructure

London-Fanshawe Gets $17 Million for Infrastructure

NDP's Mathyssen & Layton Meet with London Chamber of Commerce

Mathyssen Announces $350, 383 for Student Jobs

In Debate: Protect Consumers & Small Business from Credit Card Gouging

Harper's London Visit: No Help To Stop Job Losses, No Help for Unemployed

M-290: Mathyssen Tables Motion to Reform Employment Insurance