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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.

A week ago

Mentioned by Nunatsiaq News Aglukkaq ignoring concerns of Nunavummiut: Greenpeace Greenpeace fired back at Nunavut MP Leona Aglukkaq July 22, suggesting the federal environment minister has failed to respond to the concerns of Nunavummiut about proposed seismic activities in Baffin Bay. The environmental group was responding to ...

Mentioned by Nunatsiaq News Aglukkaq slams Greenpeace's attempts to make amends with Inuit Nunavut MP and Arctic Council chair Leona Aglukkaq used her July 21 keynote address at the Inuit Circumpolar Council general assembly in Inuvik to suggest that the environmental activist group Greenpeace is using Inuit to fight its own battles. She also ...

Mentioned by CBC.ca Leona Aglukkaq targets Greenpeace in ICC speech Leona Aglukkaq, Nunavut's MP and Canada's Minister of Environment, had strong words against Greenpeace in her keynote address at the Inuit Circumpolar Council's general assembly in Inuvik, N.W.T.. "Inuit were victims of misinformation and lies spread by ...

Posted on Twitter It was great to host @GinaEPA and @JuanJoseGuerra in beautiful #Yellowknife, NWT for #CEC2014. Come back soon! http://t.co/vkVLqpSjad

Three weeks ago

Posted on Twitter Happy Nunavut Day everyone! Be safe and have fun! Read my statement here: http://t.co/zjbiDLn6UD

A month ago

Posted on Twitter Happy Canada Day! I hope everyone has a safe and fun day.

Posted on Twitter Remember you can celebrate #CanadaDay with free admission at any of @ParksCanada 's amazing sites! #ConservationPlan http://t.co/vxKNq72zH4

Posted on Twitter Happy to support the @Alianait Arts Festival #alianait10 http://t.co/ZLX5xnfk3B

Posted on Twitter Celebrate Canada Day with free admission to any of @ParksCanada's many beautiful sites! #ConservationPlan http://t.co/vxKNq72zH4

Spoke in the House on The Environment Mr. Speaker, many people forget that Canada represents less than 2% of global emissions, while the United States produces almost 20%, and that coal-fired electricity energy ...

Spoke in the House on Parks Canada Mr. Speaker, I am very pleased to say that we have tabled a bill in the House recently that would create the Rouge national urban park ...

Voted Yes on Vote #224 on Bill C-6 Implement the Convention on Cluster Munitions

Voted Yes on Vote #223 on Bill C-2 Amend the Controlled Drugs and Substances

Voted Yes on Vote #222 That the debate be now adjourned.

Voted Yes on Vote #221 That the debate be now adjourned.

Spoke in the House on The Environment Mr. Speaker, our government has played a leadership role when it comes to protecting our environment. In budget 2012, we committed to spending a significant amount ...

Voted Yes on Vote #220 on Bill C-32 Enact the Canadian Victims Bill of Rights and to amend certain Acts

Spoke in the House on Northern Development Mr. Speaker, a new atlas of the Arctic was released last week that shows Inuit discovered the Northwest Passage even before we thought of it. There ...

Mentioned by Virtual Press Office (press release) Harper Government Celebrates Historic Rouge National Urban Park Act TORONTO, June 16, 2014 /CNW/ - Dr. Colin Carrie, Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of the Environment and Member of Parliament for Oshawa, on behalf of the Honourable Leona Aglukkaq, Minister of the Environment and Minister responsible for Parks Canada, celebrated the bill to formally establish Rouge National Urban Park in the Greater Toronto Area. Corneliu Chisu, MP for Pickering-Scarborough East, joined Parliamentary Secretary Carrie for the celebration. With the tabling of this historic legislation, ...

Two months ago

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

Mentioned by Huffington Post Canada A Liberal Climate Change Plan Is Pure Fiction I read with interest the article written by MP John McKay that was published in the Huffington Post on June 4. While reading it I couldn't help but laugh at ... Follow Leona Aglukkaq on Twitter: www.twitter.com/leonaaglukkaq. FOLLOW CANADA POLITICS. Like.

Spoke in the House on The Environment Mr. Speaker, we welcome the movement in the United States to regulate greenhouse gas emissions related to the electricity sector. Again, building on our record, we ...

Spoke in the House on The Environment Mr. Speaker, Canada accounts for less than 2% of global greenhouse gases, and for this reason, Canada is pursuing an international agreement on climate change that ...

Spoke in the House on The Environment Mr. Speaker, I would like to thank my colleague from Kitchener—Conestoga for that great question. Yesterday, we introduced new multi-sector air pollutants regulations. These proposed regulations ...

Spoke in the House on Parks Canada Mr. Speaker, our government is playing a leadership role when it comes to protecting our environment. That is why we have invested significantly to clean up ...

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 ...

Three months ago

Mentioned by Brandon Sun Prime Minister to make announcement during visit to Fredericton area There's no word on the details, but Harper will be joined by federal Environment Minister Leona Aglukkaq and Fredericton MP Keith Ashfield. The announcement will be made at the New Maryland Centre.

More than three months ago

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