In the Legislature

Soutien à la Francophonie

Posted on December 4, 2018

For video please scroll to the bottom of the page. Translation below.  Je suis fière d'être une francophone en Alberta. L'Alberta a une des plus larges et diverses populations de francophones. Notre…

Active Transportation

Posted on December 3, 2018

For video please scroll to the bottom of the page. Thank you, Mr. Speaker. One thing I appreciate is that when the MLA for Edmonton-Centre speaks about active transportation, I know that he practices…

Utility Organizations

Posted on November 26, 2018

For video please scroll to the bottom of the page. Ms McKitrick: Thank you, Madam Speaker. I always find it entertaining when the Member for Calgary-Foothills talks about REAs. I'm hoping that maybe after…

Members of the Legislative Assembly's Role

Posted on November 21, 2018

For video please scroll to the bottom of the page. Thank you, Mr. Speaker. What is the role of an MLA? I'm often asked this question by school groups, at the door, or when meeting constituents. There…

Community Economic Development Corporation Tax Credit

Posted on November 21, 2018

For video please scroll to the bottom of the page. Ms McKitrick: Thank you, Mr. Speaker. Alberta organizations that work in rural communities or with social outcomes have long advocated for a tax credit…

Bill 23 An Act to Renew Local Democracy in Alberta

Posted on November 20, 2018

For video please scroll to the bottom of the page. Ms McKitrick: Thank you, Madam Speaker. Talking about democracy in elections is very, very serious. It is probably one of the most important things that…

Bill 21 An Act to Protect Patients

Posted on November 8, 2018

For video please scroll to the bottom of the page. Ms McKitrick: Thank you, Madam Speaker. I want to start by first of all saying to the Member for Calgary-MacKay-Nose Hill and the Member for Strathcona-Sherwood…

Community Drug Strategy for Strathcona County

Posted on November 7, 2018

For video please scroll to the bottom of the page. It's my pleasure today to highlight the work of the Community Drug Strategy Committee for Strathcona County. I am so proud of how my community has moved…

Sherwood Park Freeway Speed Limits

Posted on November 5, 2018

For video please scroll to the bottom of the page. Ms McKitrick: Thank you, Mr. Speaker. It's really a pleasure to ask a question that I wrote for myself on behalf of my constituents. Sherwood Park residents…

Advocate for Persons with Disabilities

Posted on October 31, 2018

For video please scroll to the bottom of the page. Ms McKitrick: M. le Président, yesterday the Minister of Community and Social Services announced Alberta's first-ever Advocate for Persons with Disabilities.…

Educational Curriculum Review Participants

Posted on May 30, 2018

Please scroll to end for video Ms McKitrick: Thank you, Mr. Speaker. Recently I was at two different events on the issue of how representative of First Nations, Métis, and Inuit students and visible…

Bill 203: Long-Term Care Homes Act

Posted on May 28, 2018

Ms McKitrick: Thank you. I'm delighted to speak to this bill. I wanted to start off first by expressing my disappointment in the remarks that were made earlier today but especially by reading this other…

Question Period: Wildfire Update

Posted on May 16, 2018

Scroll to the bottom to see video Wildfire Update Ms McKitrick: Thank you, Mr. Speaker. Dry conditions throughout the province have resulted in a number of major wildfires, including one that is burning…

Governor General's Address, May 15, 2018

Posted on May 16, 2018

Address to the Legislative Assembly byHer Excellency the Right Honourable Julie Payette Scroll to the bottom to watch the video of Her Excellency's Address Merci. Thank you. Mesdames et messieurs, ladies…

May 10 Member's Statement: World Catholic Education Day

Posted on May 10, 2018

Thank you. Merci, M. le Président. Alberta’s Catholic community makes an enormous contribution to our province. This is why I’m rising today to recognize World Catholic Education Day. Every year…

Member's Statement: Edmonton and Area Land Trust

Posted on April 18, 2018

The Edmonton and Area Land Trust is a conservation nonprofit that is the only land trust in Alberta that focuses on the capital region. T heir work is to conserve and steward our local natural areas.…

Question Period: French Language and Francophone Education

Posted on April 10, 2018

On April 10th, I appreciated having the opportunity to ask the education minister about our government's commitment to French Language and Francophone Education programs for Albertan students.   French…

Member's Statement: School Nutrition Programs

Posted on March 20, 2018

March is Nutrition Month. As parliamentary secretary to the Minister of Education I have visited school nutrition program sites throughout the province. Hungry students cannot concentrate on learning.…

Member's Statement: Christmas Spirit

Posted on December 11, 2017

I have been influenced in how I view Christmas by the time I spent in Phnom Penh, Cambodia, a devastated city beginning to rebuild after the fall of the Pol Pot era. I spent Christmas Day in the province…

Bills Passed in Legislature: Spring 2017

Posted on July 5, 2017

View or download a one-page summary of all the bills passed in the Spring 2017 Session at the link. Spring 2017: Bills Passed in Legislature