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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.

This week

Mentioned by Nunatsiaq News Scandinavian, Russian, Alaskan business reps to meet in Iqaluit next week Canada's heavily-touted Arctic Economic Council will start to take shape next week in Iqaluit, when Nunavut MP Leona Aglukkaq, the Canadian minister responsible for the Arctic Council, presides over its founding meeting. “The Arctic Economic Council will ...

A week ago

Posted on Twitter Did a Google Trek at Wood Buffalo National Park. Special thanks to the great staff at @ParksCanada for hosting! http://t.co/be4iCV2jxo

Posted on Twitter Just finished a great trip to Whitehorse, about to take off for Fort Smith. Had to grab @timhortons first though! http://t.co/kVld9A8REq

Posted on Twitter Great pic with Minister @JamesMoore_org and @YukonPremier Darrell Pasloski at the Yukon College! http://t.co/lbbfcQTzfs

Posted on Twitter Great pic with @Min_BValcourt, @edholder_MP, and @ryanleefmp as we arrived in beautiful #Whitehorse yesterday! http://t.co/MKcxBO8zPg

Posted on Twitter I now nominate @ryanleefmp, @MeganLeslieMP, @JohnMcKayLib, and @ElizabethMay to take the #IceBucketChallenge @ALSCanada (2/2)  

Posted on Twitter Just did the #IceBucketChallenge, please donate to @ALSCanada. http://t.co/WpPKpw2bvk (1/2)

Two weeks ago

Mentioned by Nunatsiaq News Nunavut MP Leona Aglukkaq responds to seismic testing protests Nunavut MP Leona Aglukkaq has responded, in a statement emailed to Nunatsiaq News Aug. 11, to protests against seismic testing in Baffin Bay and Davis Strait, referring to what she called “misconceptions about the regulatory system in Canada.”.

Mentioned by Nunatsiaq News Nunavut MP Leona Aglukkaq responds to seismic testing protests Nunavut MP Leona Aglukkaq has responded, in a statement emailed to Nunatsiaq News Aug. 11, to protests against seismic testing in Baffin Bay and Davis Strait, referring to what she called “misconceptions about the regulatory system in Canada.”.

Three weeks ago

Mentioned by Nunatsiaq News Nunavut throat-singer Lucy Tulugarjuk refuses to perform for MP Leona Algukkaq Nunavut throat singer Lucy Tulugarjuk joined the growing chorus of protests against seismic testing in Baffin Bay recently by refusing to perform for MP Leona Aglukkaq during her upcoming visit to Fort Smith in the Northwest Territories. A local chief, whom ...

Mentioned by Nunatsiaq News Nunavut throat-singer Lucy Tulugarjuk refuses to perform for MP Leona Algukkaq Nunavut throatsinger Lucy Tulugarjuk joined the growing chorus of protests against seismic testing in Baffin Bay recently by refusing to perform for MP Leona Aglukkaq during her upcoming visit to Fort Smith, NWT. A local chief, who Tulugarjuk did not want to ...

Mentioned by CBC.ca Nunavut artist refuses to perform for MP Leona Aglukkaq An artist has refused to perform for Nunavut's Member of Parliament, Leona Aglukkaq. Nunavut's Lucy Tulugarjuk was asked to throat sing and drum dance during Aglukkaq's upcoming visit to Fort Smith, N.W.T., where the artist is currently living. But she said ...

Two months ago

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.

Three months ago

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 ...

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

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 ...

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