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NDP MP for Abitibi—Baie-James—Nunavik—Eeyou (Québec)

Won his last election, in 2011, with 44.80% of the vote.

Two months ago

Voted No on Vote #224 on Bill C-6 Implement the Convention on Cluster Munitions

Voted No on Vote #223 on Bill C-2 Amend the Controlled Drugs and Substances

Didn't vote on Vote #222 That the debate be now adjourned.

Voted No on Vote #221 That the debate be now adjourned.

Mentioned by APTN National News Saganash wants probe of money spent by Ottawa fighting Aboriginal rights Cree NDP MP Romeo Saganash has asked Canada's auditor general to probe the millions of dollars Ottawa spends fighting Aboriginal rights and title cases. Saganash sent a letter to Auditor General Michael Ferguson requesting an operational audit of the ...

Voted No on Vote #220 on Bill C-32 Enact the Canadian Victims Bill of Rights and to amend certain Acts

Spoke in the House on Aboriginal Affairs Mr. Speaker, here is the real premise of the question. The federal government's apology should be the start of a reconciliation process with the aboriginal peoples. ...

Three months ago

Spoke in the House on International Trade Mr. Speaker, a fact is a fact. When the Conservatives arrived in 2006, we had a $26 billion trade surplus. Today we have a $62 billion ...

Spoke in the House on Economic Action Plan 2014 Act, No. 1 Mr. Speaker, I have only four minutes left to speak during this debate, and that is because of the time allocation motion that the Conservatives moved ...

Spoke in the House on Canada-Honduras Economic Growth and Prosperity Act Mr. Speaker, I am pleased to have the opportunity to speak again on this issue this evening. I was involved in multilateral negotiations at the international ...

Spoke at the Foreign Affairs committee on Protection of Children and Youth in Developing Countries Thank you, to all, for very informative presentations. I concur with a lot of the answers that were given here. I want to touch on an ...

Spoke in the House on Committees of the House Mr. Speaker, I want to point out that I will be sharing my time with the hon. member for Ottawa Centre because I believe that his ...

Spoke at the Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development committee on Committee Business and Briefing on the 2012 Report of the Cree-Naskapi Commission Thank you, Chair. [Member speaks in Cree] Allow me first, Mr. Chair, to welcome and thank our guests from the Cree-Naskapi Commission. I'm from the area ...

Spoke in the House on Foreurs de Val-d'Or Junior Hockey Team Mr. Speaker, the Foreurs de Val-d'Or capped off their 21st season by winning the final match in a best of 7 series against the Baie-Comeau Drakkar. ...

Spoke in the House on Aboriginal Affairs Mr. Speaker, in the meantime, the list of victims is getting longer. Inuit and first nations communities have been faced with a housing crisis for too ...

Spoke in the House on Aboriginal Affairs Mr. Speaker, that must be why they are cutting back funding for first nations services and police forces. If their policies were so effective, the grim ...

More than three months ago

Mentioned by insideTORONTO.com Nunavik and Toronto-Danforth MPs to discuss Canadian and UN Indigenous rights MP Craig Scott (Toronto-Danforth) alongside MP Romeo Saganash (Abitibi–Baie-James–Nunavik–Eeyou) will be holding a discussion on harmonizing Canadian laws with the United Nations (UN) Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous People Friday, April ...

Mentioned by APTN National News Romeo Saganash sits down and talks TRC and Ghislain Picard talks Quebec ... Romeo Saganash, the only sitting member of parliament who went to a residential school, talks with host Nigel Newlove about the effects it had on him. Also on the show, First Air talks about a damning Transportation Safety Board report into the crash of 65-60 ...

Spoke at the Foreign Affairs committee on Situation in Ukraine Thank you. I want to thank the both of you for contributing to our work. Congratulations, Helen. I think what you're doing is very admirable. You ...

Mentioned by Nunatsiaq News NDP MP Saganash slams government on northern Quebec housing 25 that the Conservative government has failed to provide adequate housing to communities in northern Quebec. (PHOTO BY SARAH ROGERS). NDP MP Romeo Saganash echoed the views of many Nunavik organizations in the House of Commons Feb.

Spoke at the Special Committee on Violence Against Indigenous Women committee on Violence Against Indigenous Women Well first of all, three thank you's.... First of all, thank you for being with us this evening. Thank you for the work that you have ...

Mentioned by Nunatsiaq News NDP says federal budget falls short on Aboriginal needs, housing, job creation NDP MP for Nunavik, Romeo Saganash, is seen here checking food prices in Kuujjuaq during the 2011 federal election campaign. Saganash says the new federal budget delivers few measures to create jobs and help families in his riding. (FILE PHOTO).

Spoke at the Foreign Affairs committee on Briefing on the Office of Religious Freedom Thank your, Mr. Chairman. I would also like to welcome the ambassador and thank him for his remarks. I would like to follow up on what ...

Spoke at the Special Committee on Violence Against Indigenous Women committee on Violence Against Indigenous Women Thank you, Madam Chair. First of all, I want to thank our witnesses for their statements. The committee always appreciates their cooperation as it examines this ...

Spoke at the Special Committee on Violence Against Indigenous Women committee on Violence Against Indigenous Women It's my turn to welcome you and to thank you for your presentation. Chief Syrette, you mentioned the view that people in our communities have of ...

Spoke at the Special Committee on Violence Against Indigenous Women committee on Violence Against Indigenous Women [The member speaks in his native language] Michèle, you are very lucky to be able to be at home, unlike me. I was not expecting to ...

Mentioned by Nunatsiaq News Conservatives acted in bad faith on Nunavik housing agreement: NDP MP Romeo Saganash, the MP for Abitibi-James Bay-Nunavik-Eeyou, is attacking the Conservative government's response to the housing shortage in Nunavik, after a mediator found Canada acted in “bad faith” during attempts to renegotiate a recent housing ...

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-535 An Act to amend the Navigable Waters Protection Act (Vallée-de-l’Or, Anishinabe Aki and Eeyou Istchee regions)

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-469 An Act to ensure that the laws of Canada are consistent with the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples