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  • Her favourite word is communities.

Liberal MP for Toronto—St. Paul's (Ontario)

Won her last election, in 2015, with 55% of the vote.

Yesterday

Posted on Twitter Wishing everyone an amazing fun time at the 3rd Annual Winterfest! Great thanks to Oakwood Village BIA & Northcliff… https://t.co/UioAD60bJE

Posted on Twitter Thank you Alicia & Kevin - loved my tour @NiaCentre(524 Oakwood). Gr8 to be at Festive Fuse amazing food, music & c… https://t.co/L4n1EokqdH

Two days ago

Posted on Twitter As MMIWG inquiry wraps, Bennett defends decision to reject timeline extension | CBC News https://t.co/Wv8Vbo4syM

Posted on Twitter We are incredibly disappointed that the Ford Government has decided to cut funding for Ontario's response to the Ca… https://t.co/3Rv2DWBwNy

Posted on Twitter Nous sommes extrêmement déçus que le gouvernement Ford ait décidé de réduire le financement pour répondre aux appel… https://t.co/wxEI1Si40j

Posted on Twitter Ahhhhh Have a wonderful holiday! Josh makes us all so proud! @gunuyung

Three days ago

Voted Yes on Vote #984 on Bill C-76 Amend the Canada Elections Act and other Acts and to make certain consequential amendments

Voted No on Vote #983 on Bill C-76 Amend the Canada Elections Act and other Acts and to make certain consequential amendments

Voted No on Vote #982 Motion for the production of papers P-15 (Documents pertaining to the reception at the residence of the High ...

Voted Yes on Vote #981 on Bill C-76 Amend the Canada Elections Act and other Acts and to make certain consequential amendments

This week

Voted Yes on Vote #980 Motion to proceed to Orders of the Day

Spoke in the House on Indigenous Affairs Mr. Speaker, our government is committed to ending the ongoing national tragedy of missing and murdered indigenous women and girls. The independent commission's mandate was clear, ...

A week ago

Mentioned by Philippine Canadian Inquirer Canada must get out of 'colonialist boat, run it ashore, leave it to rot': Bennett FILE: This is Carolyn Bennett, Liberal MP for St. Paul's in Toronto. This picture was taken at Castleridge Plaza in Calgary, Alberta, Canada. The Liberal Party of Candidate introduced its nominated candidates in Southern Alberta who were running for ...

Two weeks ago

Spoke in the House on Indigenous Affairs Mr. Speaker, I thank the member for Northumberland—Peterborough South for her advocacy. Earlier this month, I was honoured to celebrate with the Williams Treaties chiefs, community ...

Spoke at the Indigenous and Northern Affairs committee on Supplementary Estimates (A), 2018-19: Votes 1a, 5a and 10a under Department of ... Thank you. It's great to be back. Thank you, Madam Chair, for inviting us to be here with you all today. I would like to begin ...

A month ago

Mentioned by Canada NewsWire (press release) Canada to reassess nearly 58000 applicants for Founding Membership in the Qalipu Mi'kmaq First Nation and commits ... Today, Gudie Hutchings, Member of Parliament for Long Range Mountains and Yvonne Jones, Member of Parliament for Labrador, on behalf of the Honourable Carolyn Bennett, Minister of Crown-Indigenous Relations, along with Brendan Mitchell, President ...

Two months ago

Spoke in the House on Indigenous Affairs Madam Speaker, I would like to thank the hon. member for his ongoing advocacy. This week, we took a historic step forward on the path of ...

Three months ago

Mentioned by Philippine Canadian Inquirer Canada congratulates Sioux Valley Dakota Nation on the opening of its new Department of Families FILE: This is Carolyn Bennett, Liberal MP for St. Paul's in Toronto. This picture was taken at Castleridge Plaza in Calgary, Alberta, Canada. The Liberal ... Today, the Honourable Carolyn Bennett, Minister of Crown-Indigenous Relations and Northern ...

Spoke in the House on Indigenous Affairs Mr. Speaker, our government is committed for justice for all the survivors of Indian residential schools. More than 90% have received compensation. There are a few ...

More than three months ago

Mentioned by APTN News Canada to open negotiations with NunatuKavut Community Council in Labrador Crown-Indigenous Relations Minister Carolyn Bennett joined former Liberal caucus colleague and NCC President Todd Russell for the announcement in Happy Valley-Goose Bay. Calling the launch of “exploratory negotiations” a “shared journey of ...

Mentioned by APTN News Canada to open negotiations with NunatuKavut Community Council in Labrador (Supporters surround Crown-Indigenous Relations Minister Carolyn Bennett (red pants) NCC President Todd Russell, and Labrador MP Yvonne Jones at the negotiation announcement Thursday in Labrador). Justin Brake APTN News Canada announced ...

Mentioned by CKLB News (press release) Governments announce $140M for Mackenzie Valley Highway Carolyn Bennett, Minister of crown-Indigenous Relations and Northern Affairs, who was in Yellowknife for the announcement, confirmed the feds are picking up $102.5 million of the tab while the Government of the Northwest territories will cover the ...

Spoke in the House on Indigenous Affairs Mr. Speaker, we were pleased to give the inquiry some more time to hear from families and to write its report. We believe we gave a ...

Spoke in the House on Indigenous Affairs Mr. Speaker, our government is committed to ensuring justice for the victims of this dark chapter in our history. Canada has not, and will not, seek ...

Spoke at the Indigenous and Northern Affairs committee on Main Estimates 2018-19: Vote 1 under Canadian High Arctic Research Station, Votes ... Thank you again. It's great to be back. I also thank you, Chair, for recognizing the unceded Algonquin territory on which we meet today. I think ...

Spoke in the House on Indigenous Affairs Mr. Speaker, our government is committed to ending this ongoing national tragedy. We thank the commission for its work so far. I am discussing the commission's ...

Spoke in the House on Indigenous Affairs Mr. Speaker, I am very proud to report on the progress to date and the engagement on the recognition of indigenous rights and the implementation framework. ...

Spoke at the Indigenous and Northern Affairs committee on Supplementary Estimates (C), 2017-18: Votes 1c and 10c under Department of Indian ... Thank you very much, Madam Chair, for your warm invitation to this meeting, which we are holding on the traditional territory of the aboriginal peoples, on ...

Introduced legislation Government bill C-70 An Act to give effect to the Agreement on Cree Nation Governance between the Crees of Eeyou Istchee and the Government of Canada, to amend the Cree-Naskapi (of Quebec) Act and to make related and consequential amendments to other Acts

Spoke at the Indigenous and Northern Affairs committee on Supplementary Estimates (B) 2017-18: Vote 1b under Canadian High Arctic Research Station ... I will start, Madam Chair, as the returning regular here. I'm pleased to be back here today, on the traditional Algonquin territory, to present the department's ...

Introduced legislation Government bill C-61 An Act to give effect to the Anishinabek Nation Education Agreement and to make consequential amendments to other Acts

Spoke at the Indigenous and Northern Affairs committee on Subject Matter of Bill S-3, An Act to amend the Indian Act ... Thank you, Madam Chair. It's great to be back at committee, and thank you for inviting me here to talk about Bill S-3, as we acknowledge ...

Spoke at the Indigenous and Northern Affairs committee on Main Estimates 2017-18: Vote 1 under Canadian High Arctic Research Station and ... She came from Finance, so she is a very important part of our team, knowing how this stuff works. We also have the chief financial officer ...

Spoke at the Indigenous and Northern Affairs committee on Supplementary Estimates (C) 2016-17: Votes 1c and 10c under Department of Indian ... Thank you Meegwetch, Madam Chair. I'm glad to be here with you to today on the traditional Algonquin territory to present our departmental supplementary estimates (C) ...

Spoke at the Indigenous and Northern Affairs committee on Subject Matter of Bill S-3, An Act to amend the Indian Act ... Thank you so much. I'm pleased to be back to discuss Bill S-3, acknowledging that we're meeting on the traditional territory of the Algonquin people. I ...

Introduced legislation Government bill C-17 An Act to amend the Yukon Environmental and Socio-economic Assessment Act and to make a consequential amendment to another Act

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-260 An Act to amend the Statistics Act (mandatory long-form census questionnaire)

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-568 An Act to amend the Statistics Act (mandatory long-form census)