Jenny Kwan, MP

Member of Parliament, Vancouver East

Jenny in the House

Jenny Kwan In Question Period on Budget 2019 Priorities

On February 27, 2019, I asked the following in Question Period:

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Jenny Kwan on Bill C-91: Indigenous Languages Act

On February 7, 2019, I rose to speak on the second reading of Bill C-91, Indigenous languages Act: 

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Jenny Kwan speaks about ending systemic racism

On February 5, 2019 I followed up on my questions to the government regarding the Minister of Canadian Heritage suggesting that Systemic Racism did not exist in Canada.

Given that February is Black History Month, I had hoped the Minister would take the opportunity to apologize for his comments and lay out his pathway moving forward regarding Canada's Anti-Racism Action Plan:

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Jenny's Lunar New Year Statement

On February 5, 2019, I was so happy to rise in the House to share a statement on the lunar new year:

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Jenny Kwan in Question Period on Parents & Grandparents Sponsorship

I have risen twice in Question Period in the last two weeks to demand answers regarding the newest failure of the Liberal government on the Parents/Grandparents Sponsorship program, on behalf of constituents and in my capacity as Critic.


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Jenny Kwan's Dutch Heritage Day Speech

On January 28, 2019 I had the privilege of being the 1st NDP MP to debate in the new interim House of Commons in West Block while Centre Block undergoes extensive renovations.

The debate was on Motion M-207: Dutch Heritage Day:

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Jenny Kwan speaks to an Opposition Motion on Housing

On January 31, 2019, I rose to speak to an Opposition Motion, moved by NDP MP Sheri Benson (Saskatoon West), calling on the government to create 500,000 units of quality, affordable housing within ten years, and to commit in Budget 2019 to completing 250,000 of those units within five years:

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Jenny Kwan in Question Period on Aftercare for Survivors and Family Members

During Question Period on December 10, 2018, I asked a question about aftercare for survivors and family members who testified at the National Inquiry on Missing And Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls:
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Jenny Kwan on the need for a National Childcare Program


On December 11, 2018, I rose in the House to speak about the need for a national child care program for all: 

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Jenny pays tribute to Sheila Malcolmson's work as MP

On December 12, 2018, I rose to speak about the work of departing MP Sheila Malcolmson:

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