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  • Her favourite word is environment.

Conservative MP for Nunavut (Nunavut)

Won her last election, in 2011, with 49.90% of the vote.

Yesterday

Posted on Twitter It was great meeting w/ Ambassador @BruceAHeyman today to talk #CanUSA collaboration on the #arctic and #environment http://t.co/J556bHzTiU

Two days ago

Voted Yes on Vote #255 on Bill C-13 Amend the Criminal Code, the Canada Evidence Act, the Competition Act and the Mutual Legal ...

Voted No on Vote #254 That, in the opinion of the House, the proposed Port of Gros-Cacouna oil terminal, which will be used ...

This week

Mentioned by Nova News Now Aglukkaq takes Fort Anne tour The federal minister in charge of Parks Canada toured Fort Anne and Port Royal Saturday, and learned all about the Nova Scotia Charter. Leona Aglukkaq was in the company of West Nova MP Greg Kerr, who invited her to visit the national historic sites, and ...

Mentioned by Nunatsiaq News Former Iqaluit mayor promises to revive Angel Street anti-violence campaign Elisapee Sheutiapik, far left, celebrates the inauguration of Angel Street in Iqaluit during her term as the city's mayor in 2007 with musician Lucie Idlout and Leona Aglukkaq, current MP for Nunavut. The street, and Sheutiapik's “Angel Street Project” to raise ...

A week ago

Posted on Twitter Proud Canada led the international community in adopting Oct. 11 as the International Day of the Girl #BrighterFuture #DayOfTheGirl2014

Posted on Twitter I invite Canadians to celebrate the enormous potential & achievements of girls in Canada & worldwide #BrighterFuture #DayOfTheGirl2014

Spoke in the House on Aboriginal Affairs Mr. Speaker, I am carefully reviewing and considering the panel's findings, and at this point in time, it would be inappropriate to comment any further.

Mentioned by Nunatsiaq News Canada, EU strike deal on indigenous-hunted seal products Four Canadian cabinet ministers, including Nunavut MP and Environment minister Leona Aglukkaq, announced Oct. 10 in Ottawa that they've struck a deal with the European Union to ensure seal products harvested by indigenous people in Canada may be ...

Mentioned by Post Environment minister lashes back at federal watchdog - Regina Leader Leona Aglukkaq wouldn't answer opposition MP questions about when the government will release draft regulations to crack down on carbon emissions from the oil and gas sector. Nor would her department explain why it had kept the regulations secret, ...

Two weeks ago

Spoke in the House on The Environment Mr. Speaker, I would like to read a quote that has come in from the president of the Canadian Renewable Fuels Association, who told our department ...

Voted Yes on Vote #253 on Bill C-247 Expand the mandate of Service Canada in respect of the death of a Canadian citizen ...

Posted on Twitter Proud of Mira Hall for showing a lot of bravery by speaking up against domestic violence. http://t.co/QrKpWejad1

Mentioned by Ottawa Citizen Environment minister lashes back at federal watchdog Leona Aglukkaq wouldn't answer opposition MP questions about when the government will release draft regulations to crack down on carbon emissions from the oil and gas sector. Nor would her department explain why it had kept the regulations secret, ...

Mentioned by Nunatsiaq News Nunavut teacher wins national award Gordon Billard, in green, is pictured with members of the Arviat Film Society during one of the group's meetings in his classroom last fall. (PHOTO BY SARAH ROGERS). Gord Billard is pictured with Nunavut MP Leona Aglukkaq at an Oct. 7 gala in Ottawa ...

Posted on Twitter Congrats @jtootoo22 for being signed to the @NHLDevils you make Nunavummiut proud. Good luck this season we will all be cheering you on!

Spoke in the House on The Environment Mr. Speaker, our government's record is very clear. We have taken decisive actions in a responsible way to protect our environment, as well as our economy. ...

Voted Yes on Vote #252 That this House (i) recognise that the leadership of the terrorist group known as the Islamic State of ...

Voted No on Vote #251 That Government Business No. 13 be amended: ( a) by replacing clause (iii) with the following: “(iii) accept ...

Spoke in the House on Parks Canada Mr. Speaker, our government is committed to investing in national parks and in connecting Canadians to our rich natural heritage. Our commitment is shown by our ...

Spoke in the House on The Environment Mr. Speaker, our government's record is clear. We have taken decisive action on the environment while protecting our economy. Everyone internationally has to do their fair ...

Three weeks ago

Posted on Twitter The @ParksCanada team who helped find the HMS Erebus was congratulated by the PM for this historic find! #Franklin http://t.co/K5DiIETHIx

Spoke in the House on Regional Economic Development Mr. Speaker, I would like to thank my colleague, the member for Dauphin—Swan River—Marquette, for the question. I would like to assure Canadians that the Minister ...

Spoke in the House on Northern Economic Development Mr. Speaker, the program was announced in the Northwest Territories over the summer tour. The information is available online. Information is available through the NRCan website.

Spoke in the House on The Environment Mr. Speaker, we have been very clear. Our government is committed to reaching an agreement at the global climate deal in Paris next year that is ...

More than three months ago

Introduced legislation Government bill C-40 An Act respecting the Rouge National Urban Park

Spoke at the Environment committee on Main Estimates 2014-2015: Vote 1 under CANADIAN ENVIRONMENTAL ASSESSMENT AGENCY; Votes 1, ... Thank you, Mr. Chair. Good afternoon, everyone. First of all I want to thank you for rescheduling my appearance before this committee. I know we had ...

Spoke at the Environment committee on Supplementary Estimates (B) 2013-2014: Votes 1b, 5b, 10b and 20b under ENVIRONMENT Thank you. Good morning, everyone, Mr. Chair and committee members. This is my first appearance before this committee, Mr. Chair, and I would like to start ...

Introduced legislation Government bill C-65 An Act to amend the Controlled Drugs and Substances Act

Spoke at the Health committee on Thursday, April 18th I'm sure he's quite happy about that, so give him a good time today and don't be too hard on him. Over the past year, the ...

Spoke at the Health committee on Supplementary Estimates (B) 2012-2013: Votes 1b, 5b, 10b, 25b, 50b, 55b and ... Good morning, and thank you for the invitation to speak to you regarding supplementary estimates (B) for Health. I would like to start by congratulating Mr. ...

Spoke at the Health committee on Expenditure Plans for the Department for the fiscal year 2011-12 and Main ... Good morning, everyone. Madam Chair and members of the committee, it's a pleasure again for me to be here to discuss the supplementary estimates (C), as ...

Spoke at the Health committee on Supplementary Estimates (B) 2011-12: Votes 1b, 5b, 10b, 20b, 25b, 40b, 45b ... Thank you, Madam Chair. I'd like to thank you for introducing my officials. Good afternoon, everyone. It's a pleasure to be back. Today I am here ...

Introduced legislation Government bill C-36 An Act respecting the safety of consumer products