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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 Indeed! @MiriamKaufmanMD @TheStopCFC Every wk @atthebarns inspires me. The soln's have 2deal w complexity of the problems #cdnpoli

Two days ago

Posted on Twitter Exciting.Inspiring @IndigenousPMC @SamMukwa #reconciliation #cdnpoli

Three days ago

Posted on Twitter Great 2B with you both !!! Terrific event ! https://t.co/8Ow3FYgmVc

Posted on Twitter Huge congrats @AlikaMD #PPFAWARDS Your remarks were totally inspiring #indigenoushealth #reconciliation #cdnpoli https://t.co/fgzazvy6Bb

Posted on Twitter Thank u to all the local leaders for taking part in today’s roundtable on housing in #TOStPauls. Look fwd to working 2gether on solutions

Posted on Twitter Community leaders know what their community needs. We heard from #TOStPauls stakeholders on how we can most effecti… https://t.co/GVRKWiqbb5

A week ago

Spoke in the House on Indigenous Affairs Mr. Speaker, I welcome the member back to the House, and wish her son all the best. Everyone, including first nations governments, supports transparency and accountability. ...

Voted Yes on Vote #256 Notice of a Ways and Means motion to implement certain provisions of the budget tabled in Parliament on ...

Voted No on Vote #255 That the debate be now adjourned.

Spoke in the House on Yukon Environmental and Socio-economic Assessment Act moved that Bill C-17, An Act to amend the Yukon Environmental and Socio-economic Assessment Act and to make a consequential amendment to another Act, be read ...

Voted No on Vote #254 That this House do now adjourn.

Voted No on Vote #253 That the debate be now adjourned.

Voted No on Vote #252 That the Honourable Member for Mégantic—L'Érable be now heard.

Two weeks ago

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

Spoke in the House on Regional Economic Development Mr. Speaker, as members know, the moratorium in the new offshore oil and gas licences in federal waters was announced in conjunction with a five-year science-based ...

Spoke in the House on Aboriginal Affairs Mr. Speaker, the senator's recurring comments about residential schools are ill-informed, hurtful, and quite simply false. What is even more disturbing is that she says she ...

A month ago

Spoke in the House on Privilege Mr. Speaker, I do admit that yesterday during that vote I did cross the floor and point out to the opposition House leader that the premier ...

Spoke in the House on Indigenous Affairs Mr. Speaker, on this ongoing national tragedy, we are confident that the commission has the tools, resources, and networks to provide the families with the support ...

Spoke in the House on Indigenous Affairs Mr. Speaker, our government is absolutely determined to address this national tragedy. We have provided the commission with many resources, including a database that contains hundreds ...

Two months ago

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) ...

Three months ago

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 ...

More than three 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 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 ...

Mentioned by Canada NewsWire (press release) Statement by Minister Carolyn Bennett and Parliamentary Secretary and Member of Parliament for Labrador, Yvonne ... OTTAWA, Nov. 7, 2016 /CNW/ - The Honourable Carolyn Bennett, Minister of Indigenous and Northern Affairs, and Parliamentary Secretary and Member of Parliament for Labrador, Yvonne Jones, issued the following statement today on the occasion of ...

Mentioned by Edmonton Journal Statement by Minister Carolyn Bennett and Parliamentary Secretary and Member of Parliament for Labrador, Yvonne ... OTTAWA, Nov. 7, 2016 /CNW/ - The Honourable Carolyn Bennett, Minister of Indigenous and Northern Affairs, and Parliamentary Secretary and Member of Parliament for Labrador, Yvonne Jones, issued the following statement today on the occasion of ...

Mentioned by Saskatoon StarPhoenix Liberals rapped as $900M unspent by Indigenous Affairs among 'lapsed' funding for fiscal 2016 Indigenous Affairs Minister Carolyn Bennett's press secretary Sabrina Williams said the government “is absolutely committeed” to moving funds out in the fiscal year in which they were committed and explained last year's lapse this way: “Ninety-three ...

Mentioned by Calgary Herald Liberals rapped as $900M unspent by Indigenous Affairs among 'lapsed' funding for fiscal 2016 Indigenous Affairs Minister Carolyn Bennett's press secretary Sabrina Williams said the government “is absolutely committeed” to moving funds out in the fiscal year in which they were committed and explained last year's lapse this way: “Ninety-three ...

Mentioned by National Post Trudeau government pressured for cash to improve health care for First Nations and Inuit children For its part, the federal government said it had embarked on a new round of consultations with provincial and territorial authorities to address the problem and tapped a top bureaucrat to be Indigenous Affairs Minister Carolyn Bennett “special ...

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 ...

Spoke at the Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development committee on Access to Capital Thank you. Excuse me, Mr. Fontaine, but we have to focus on the situation in the media. I hear you Mr. Beaucage. I also hear that ...

Spoke at the Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development committee on Access to Capital Thank you very much. You're a great panel to have with all your different perspectives. I have questions on two things. One is that we've heard ...

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)