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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.

This week

Posted on Twitter Congratulations, @scottfraserndp! Looking forward to working with you as BC's Minister of Indigenous Relations & Reconciliation.

Posted on Twitter Les Cris du Québec obtiennent plus d’autonomie  https://t.co/5hMlxL3edS

Posted on Twitter Congrats ! @DarcyJudy @jjhorgan

Posted on Twitter Miigwech @Puglaas As all r mandate letters say- relationship based upon #recognitionofrights #respect #cooperation & #partnership #cdnpoli

Posted on Twitter We are all with you @janephilpott to work with communities to put an end to this terrible tragedy.

Posted on Twitter Congrats !!! @serena_graves @Nehiyahskwew

Two weeks ago

Mentioned by Winnipeg Free Press MMF launches new outreach services ... minister responsible for Tripartite Self Government Negotiations with the Manitoba Metis Federation, Terry Duguid, MP for Winnipeg South, Dan Vandal, MP for St. Boniface-Saint Vital, Carolyn Bennett, minister of Indigenous and Northern Affairs ...

A month ago

Didn't vote on Vote #342 on Bill C-311 Amend the Holidays Act (Remembrance Day)

Voted Yes on Vote #349 on Bill C-23 Respecting the preclearance of persons and goods in Canada and the United States

Voted Yes on Vote #348 on Bill C-25 Amend the Canada Business Corporations Act, the Canada Cooperatives Act, the Canada Not-for-profit Corporations Act, ...

Voted No on Vote #347 on Bill C-25 Amend the Canada Business Corporations Act, the Canada Cooperatives Act, the Canada Not-for-profit Corporations Act, ...

Voted Yes on Vote #346 on Bill S-3 Amend the Indian Act (elimination of sex-based inequities in registration)

Spoke in the House on Indigenous Affairs Mr. Speaker, the government agrees that first nations individuals should be able to access their communities' financial information. We have already launched national mutual accountability engagements ...

Spoke in the House on Indigenous Affairs Mr. Speaker, I thank the member for his advocacy on this file. It is completely unacceptable that so many northerners are still struggling to feed their ...

Spoke in the House on Indigenous Affairs Mr. Speaker, the government is taking action on the outstanding childhood claim, and I have a mandate to negotiate with all sixties scoop plaintiffs. As the ...

Spoke in the House on Indian Act moved that Bill S-3, An Act to amend the Indian Act (elimination of sex-based inequities in registration), be read the second time and referred to a ...

Two months ago

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 in the House on Indigenous Affairs Mr. Speaker, for everyone, including first nations, the government supports transparency and accountability. Since last summer, we have been working with indigenous organizations, including the AFN ...

Spoke in the House on Indigenous Affairs Mr. Speaker, we are committed to ending this ongoing national tragedy. As family member Bernie Williams stated, families have fought too long and hard for this ...

Mentioned by Huffington Post Canada Carolyn Bennett Stares Down MP Heckling Over MMIW Inquiry Delays Canada's indigenous affairs minister suggested Tuesday that Conservatives are in no position to criticize the inquiry into missing and murdered indigenous women because they refused to call one when they were in power. But Carolyn Bennett's stare-down ...

Spoke in the House on Indigenous Affairs Mr. Speaker, we are committed to ending this ongoing national tragedy. As family member Bernie Williams has said, families have fought too long and hard for ...

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 terms of reference of the ...

Three months ago

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 ...

More than three months ago

Mentioned by Canada NewsWire (press release) The Government of Canada Invests in Infrastructure Projects in Lennox Island First Nation Today, Robert J. Morrissey, Member of Parliament for Egmont, on behalf of the Honourable Carolyn Bennett, Minister of Indigenous and Northern Affairs, announced investments of $1.8 million toward infrastructure and planning projects in Lennox Island ...

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) ...

Mentioned by Canada NewsWire (press release) The Métis Nation of Ontario and Canada sign agreement to advance Métis rights and outstanding claims in Ontario TORONTO, Feb. 3, 2017 /CNW/ - Métis Nation of Ontario ("MNO") President Margaret Froh joined the Honourable Carolyn Bennett, M.D., P.C., M.P., Minister of Indigenous and Northern Affairs Canada, today to sign a Memorandum of Understanding to ...

Mentioned by Canada NewsWire (press release) Canada-wide Class Action Litigation Being Pursued Regarding Sixties Scoop and Comments on Today's ... OTTAWA and VANCOUVER, Feb. 1, 2017 /CNW/ - Tony Merchant, Q.C. stated: "Today's announcement by Minister Carolyn Bennett (announcing the establishment of formal negotiations between the Government and Sixties Scoop survivors) is a significant ...

Mentioned by The Province Canada-wide Class Action Litigation Being Pursued Regarding Sixties Scoop and Comments on Today's ... OTTAWA and VANCOUVER, Feb. 1, 2017 /CNW/ - Tony Merchant, Q.C. stated: "Today's announcement by Minister Carolyn Bennett (announcing the establishment of formal negotiations between the Government and Sixties Scoop survivors) is a significant ...

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 ...

Spoke at the Indigenous and Northern Affairs committee on Supplementary Estimates (B) 2016-17: Votes 1b, 5b and 10b under Indian Affairs ... You have to put up with the fact.... I chaired the subcommittee on persons with disabilities for five years. People with disabilities really cared about that ...

Spoke at the Indigenous and Northern Affairs committee on Subject Matter of the Supplementary Estimates (A) 2016-17: Votes 1a, 5a, 10a ... Thank you. It's a pleasure once again to join you here on the traditional territory of the Algonquin people. We're also pleased to have Mr. Yurdiga ...

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

Spoke at the Indigenous and Northern Affairs committee on Main Estimates 2016-2017: Vote 1 under Canadian High Arctic Research Station and ... Thank you, Mr. Chair. Before we begin, we also want to offer our condolences and support to the residents of Fort McMurray and the surrounding areas ...

Spoke at the Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development committee on Supplementary Estimates (C) 2015-2016: Vote 3c under Canadian High Artic Research Station ... Thank you, Mr. Chair. It's good to be back to this committee, in a slightly different role, but it is important that we always acknowledge that ...

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)