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NDP MP for Algoma—Manitoulin—Kapuskasing (Ontario)

Won her last election, in 2015, with 40% of the vote.

Yesterday

Mentioned by SooToday How many health and safety inspectors does it take to cover Northern Ontario? ... Health and safety measures that ensure workplace safety can't be enforced if there aren't enough officers to cover a region, which is the case with federal inspectors in Northern Ontario, according to Algoma-Manitoulin-Kapuskasing, MP Carol Hughes.

Voted Yes on Vote #113 That, in the opinion of the House, the government should ensure that: ( a) before making decisions on ...

Voted Yes on Vote #112 That the motion be amended by deleting all the words after the words “funding proposals,” and substituting the ...

Voted Yes on Vote #111 on Bill C-234 Amend the Canada Labour Code (replacement workers)

Voted Yes on Vote #110 on Bill C-247 Amend the Criminal Code (passive detection device)

Posted on Twitter Awesome!"@Assiginacktwp: Is this not the coolest fall display? #manitowaning #fall #community @VisitManitoulin https://t.co/FNvBk7FisF"

Two days ago

Voted Yes on Vote #109 That the House call on the government to respect the custom of regional representation when making appointments to ...

Three days ago

Spoke in the House on Petitions Mr. Speaker, I rise to table a petition as it relates to federal health and safety officers in northern Ontario. The petitioners recognize how valuable the ...

This week

Posted on Twitter So many artists at annual @elliotlake annual Arts on the Trail; goes til 6 p.m. tonight! https://t.co/3UKqWWzug9

Posted on Twitter Harvest Festival in Iron Bridge in full swing with Clear Lake Band! https://t.co/O0xN7jdsnD

A week ago

Posted on Twitter September is childhood cancer awareness month. These little patients go through so much. You can help them… https://t.co/4bzteZ43IE

Posted on Twitter Today is World Alzheimer's Day. It is a cruel disease that has a profound impact on so many of our families. https://t.co/fCl1uBZBpM

Posted on Twitter Chapleau - Unveiling Charles Henry Byce Commemoration - most highly-decorated Indigenous soldier WWII @ONECA_COMMS https://t.co/J9tTalytAJ

Three weeks ago

Mentioned by Manitoulin Expositor Manitoulin lighthouses still not designated for Heritage Lighthouse Protection Act, Hughes “I asked DFO (Department of Fisheries and Oceans) specifically on the Kagawong lighthouse, because it seemed to have gone through the process with the municipality and DFO,” said Carol Hughes, MP for Algoma-Manitoulin-Kapuskasing, last Friday.

A month ago

Mentioned by Manitoulin Expositor Rainbow Lodge celebrates 40th anniversary of helping individuals overcome challenges Algoma-Manitoulin- Kapuskasing MP Carol Hughes, centre, is joined by the board of directors and friends as she presents a congratulatory certificate to Ngwaagan Gamig Recovery Centre (Rainbow Lodge) Executive Director Rolanda Manitowabi on the ...

Two months ago

Mentioned by Elliot Lake Standard Council stands by decision to alter civic centre lease policy Photo by DAVID BRIGGS/FOR THE STANDARD Algoma-Manitoulin-Kapuskasing MP Carol Hughes and Tom Smith, with the Literacy Council, asked city council to reconsider its previous decision on leasing to government funded tenants such as herself and ...

Mentioned by SooToday.com Transport Canada set to dump ACR passenger train file, says Hughes Despite the fact that the Algoma Passenger train is a proven boon to the Northern Ontario economy, the Liberal government is content to live with their predecessor's mistakes, says Algoma-Manitoulin-Kapuskasing, MP, Carol Hughes. Hughes was reacting to ...

Three months ago

Mentioned by Manitoulin Expositor Cadet programs build communities by empowering youth, says MP Hughes OTTAWA—Air, Sea and Army Cadet programs produce engaged and empowered young people that help build our communities, according to Algoma-Manitoulin-Kapuskasing MP Carol Hughes. In the House of Commons Monday, Ms. Hughes paid tribute to ...

More than three months ago

Spoke in the House on Royal Canadian Sea Cadet Corps 348 Mr. Speaker, yesterday I attended the annual review of the Royal Canadian Sea Cadet Corps 348 on beautiful Manitoulin Island. As a mother whose daughter was ...

Spoke in the House on Questions on the Order Paper With regard to applications for Indian Status submitted to Indigenous and Northern Affairs Canada, specifically as a result of the passage of the Gender Equity in ...

Spoke in the House on Trois-Pistoles French Immersion School Order. The hon. member for Central Okanagan—Similkameen—Nicola.

Spoke in the House on National Nursing Week Mr. Speaker, Canadians are rightfully proud of our health care system which has become a defining feature of our country and our identity. Much of what ...

Spoke in the House on Defence of Canada Medal Act (1946-1989) moved for leave to introduce Bill C-270, An Act respecting the establishment and award of a Defence of Canada Medal (1946-1989). Mr. Speaker, I appreciate the ...

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-270 An Act respecting the establishment and award of a Defence of Canada Medal (1946-1989)

Spoke in the House on Retiring OPP Officer Mr. Speaker, I rise to honour OPP Constable Al Boyd, who recently retired after serving the communities of Manitoulin Island for 35 years with dedication and ...

Spoke in the House on Fight Against Racism Mr. Speaker, despite all the progress made in Canada, we still have a long way to go to fight racism in all of its forms. In ...

Spoke at the Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development committee on Access to Capital Thank you very much. My next question is for Mr. Beaucage. Thank you very much. I know that you know the first nations communities quite well, ...

Spoke at the Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development committee on Access to Capital Thank you very much. I think it has been touched on a bit through the addition to reserves a while ago, but more so as well ...

Spoke at the Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development committee on Access to Capital Out of those applications, have some of them been for remote communities? Given the fact you mentioned the process takes anywhere between 18 to 24 months, ...

Spoke at the Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development committee on Access to Capital Thank you very much. I really appreciate your taking the time to come here to talk about this issue. Chief Bear, you actually raised an issue ...

Spoke at the Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development committee on Access to Capital Thank you very much. I certainly think the First Nations Land Management Act is working fairly well for many first nations. I think the concern we've ...

Spoke at the Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development committee on Bill S-6, An Act to amend the Yukon Environmental and Socio-economic Assessment ... Thank you very much. I do want to add some things to the record, Mr. Chair. First of all, with the comments made by Mr. Leef ...

Spoke at the Environment committee on Licensed Hunting and Trapping in Canada Thank you very much. I really appreciate the information you have provided us. The NDP clearly supports hunting, fishing and preservation. The information provided by the ...

Spoke at the Environment committee on Licensed Hunting and Trapping in Canada Mr. Crawford and Mr. Farrant, I really appreciate the work your organizations do to ensure the sustainability of wildlife and their habitat. I've met with the ...

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-411 An Act to amend the Canada Labour Code (occupational disease registry)

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-354 An Act respecting the establishment and award of a Defence of Canada Medal (1946-1989)