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Conservative MP for Blackstrap (Saskatchewan)

Won her last election, in 2011, with 54.40% of the vote.

Yesterday

Didn't vote on Vote #283 on Bill C-608 Respecting a National Day of the Midwife

Didn't vote on Vote #282 That the First Report of the Standing Committee on Agriculture and Agri-Food, presented on Thursday, March 27, 2014, ...

Didn't vote on Vote #281 That the motion be amended by deleting all the words after the word "That" and substituting the following: ...

Didn't vote on Vote #280 That the amendment be amended by adding after the word "negociated" the following: "and the Committee only report ...

Didn't vote on Vote #279 on Bill C-18 Amend certain Acts relating to agriculture and agri-food

Posted on Twitter Great discussion at Speaking up with Girls with @MabelvanOranje of @GirlsNotBrides at @PlanCanada #EndChildMarriage http://t.co/KVeRLIDXsZ

Two days ago

Posted on Twitter #EndChildMarriage is a priority for Canada – today we honoured @GirlsNotBrides & @MabelvanOranje with the #DiefenbakerAward

Posted on Twitter Today I hosted a special ceremony and announcement with @MabelvanOranje, @GirlsNotBrides and @HonJohnBaird http://t.co/DXjiVH7Eyu

Posted on Twitter To protect the privacy of the individual concerned, further details on this case cannot be released. 4/4

Posted on Twitter Canadian officials in Tel Aviv and Ottawa are providing consular services.3/4

Posted on Twitter We express our condolences to the victims and wish a speedy and full recovery to those injured in today's deplorable terrorist attack. 2/4

Two weeks ago

Mentioned by Canada NewsWire (press release) Commemorative Ceremony pays tribute to Veterans in Saskatoon SASKATOON, Nov. 6, 2014 /CNW/ - The Honourable Lynne Yelich, Minister of State (Foreign Affairs and Consular) and Member of Parliament for Blackstrap, today announced Government of Canada support for the Veterans Appreciation and Military Service ...

A month ago

Spoke in the House on Military Contribution Against ISIL Mr. Speaker, Canada's ambassador Bruno Saccomani was one of the first to visit Dohuk and witnessed the incredible humanitarian disaster that was unfolding and the atrocities. ...

Two months ago

Spoke in the House on Military Contribution Against ISIL Mr. Speaker, thank you for the opportunity to join this discussion. That we are discussing this issue so soon after the last debate on this very ...

Spoke in the House on Business of Supply Mr. Speaker, I was not here when the question was asked, but I was here for the vote.

Spoke in the House on Situation in Iraq Mr. Speaker, this evening I want to contribute to the debate with why I think it is important to act very quickly. We note that the ...

Three months ago

Mentioned by StarPhoenix Ottawa promises crackdown on tax evasion software Kerry-Lynne Findlay,Minister of National Revenue, joined by Minister Lynne Yelich, Member of Parliament for Blackstrap, and Kelly Block, Member of Parliament for Saskatoon-Rosetown-Biggar talk to reporters at a press conference about "zapping ...

Mentioned by Marketwired (press release) Tax Cheats Beware: Zapper Use Will Not Be Tolerated The Honourable Kerry-Lynne D. Findlay, P.C., Q.C., M.P., Minister of National Revenue, joined by Minister Lynne Yelich, Member of Parliament for Blackstrap, and Kelly Block, Member of Parliament for Saskatoon-Rosetown-Biggar, today took part in a ...

Mentioned by StarPhoenix Ottawa promises crackdown on tax evasion software Kerry-Lynne Findlay,Minister of National Revenue, joined by Minister Lynne Yelich, Member of Parliament for Blackstrap, and Kelly Block, Member of Parliament for Saskatoon-Rosetown-Biggar talk to reporters at a press conference about "zapping ...

More than three months ago

Spoke in the House on Red Tape Reduction Act Mr. Speaker, I think the member has a great deal to offer with this legislation. He has cited a lot of good examples showing why we ...

Spoke in the House on Strengthening Canadian Citizenship Act Mr. Speaker, the member has missed the point of the strengthening Canadian citizenship act, which has been on debate tonight. What she has said is, in ...

Spoke in the House on Foreign Affairs Mr. Speaker, the Prime Minister attended the swearing-in ceremony of President-elect Petro Poroshenko in Ukraine. Canada has been a leader in the global response to Russian ...

Spoke in the House on Canada-Honduras Economic Growth and Prosperity Act Mr. Speaker, Canada does have a development program that Honduras has been very appreciative of. The development funding supports regional multilateral initiatives as well as initiatives ...

Mentioned by StarPhoenix New funding adds equipment spots to SIAST programs Blackstrap MP Lynne Yelich speaks at SIAST during a funding announcement on Thursday. Ottawa has earmarked $1.4 million for the four SIAST campuses to purchase specialized equipment to help train students in sectors experiencing a shortage of labour ...

Spoke at the Foreign Affairs committee on Main Estimates 2014-15: Votes 1, 5, 10, 15, L20 and L25 under ... Thank you, Mr. Chair. It is a pleasure to join Minister Baird and Minister Paradis today to provide an update to the committee as Canada's Minister ...

Mentioned by StarPhoenix Saskatoon MP represents Canada across the globe Blackstrap MP Lynne Yelich says she travels the globe making a case for good trade rules and regulations, knowing her province will benefit. "That's all Saskatchewan needs. We don't need anything more right now than that to make sure that we can sell our ...

Spoke at the Foreign Affairs committee on Bill C-6, An Act to implement the Convention on Cluster Munitions and ... Thank you, Mr. Chair, and members of the committee. I'm delighted to speak here at committee today for the first time as my role of Minister ...

Spoke at the Procedure and House Affairs committee on Report of the Federal Electoral Boundaries Commission for British Columbia 2012 and ... If that were the case, you wouldn't have to leave a town like Clavet, less than 20 minutes outside of Saskatoon, head two and a half ...