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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

Spoke in the House on Questions on the Order Paper Mr. Speaker, with regard to part (a), Environment Canada does not purchase ecologically sensitive lands directly under the national conservation plan. Rather, funding is provided to ...

Voted Yes on Vote #265 on Bill S-211 Establish a national day to promote health and fitness for all Canadians

Voted Yes on Vote #264 on Bill S-221 Amend the Criminal Code (assaults against public transit operators)

Voted Yes on Vote #263 on Bill C-520 Supporting non-partisan agents of Parliament

Voted Yes on Vote #262 on Bill C-520 Supporting non-partisan agents of Parliament

Voted Yes on Vote #261 on Bill C-520 Supporting non-partisan agents of Parliament

Three days ago

Spoke in the House on The Environment Mr. Speaker, this amalgamation is an exciting opportunity to coordinate Arctic research. We have invested a significant amount of resources in creating Canada's High Arctic Research ...

This week

Mentioned by Vernon Morning Star MP REPORT: Action taken The 2014 UN Climate Change Summit in New York was attended by our minister of the environment, Leona Aglukkaq. Canada is the only country in the G7 that has lowered greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions. In 2012, GHGs were down by 5.1 per cent lower ...

A week ago

Posted on Twitter My sincere condolences to the family of Cpl. Cirillo and deepest gratitude to those who put their lives on the line to keep us safe. 2/2

Posted on Twitter Thank you all who have expressed concern & support to me and my family yesterday. Thanks to our brave security forces we are safe.  1/2

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

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 ...

Two weeks ago

Mentioned by Hill Times (subscription) Fashion flip-flop as government fur-bids RCMP to wear toques The fur was flying last week in response to the announcement by Environment Minister Leona Aglukkaq that the Ministry of Public Safety would fully overturn a decision by the RCMP to replace muskrat hats with woolen toques in certain parts of the country.

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 ...

Three weeks ago

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, ...

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 ...

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

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. ...

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 ...

A month ago

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 ...

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