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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

Voted Yes on Vote #657 on Bill C-55 Amend the Oceans Act and the Canada Petroleum Resources

Voted No on Vote #656 on Bill C-55 Amend the Oceans Act and the Canada Petroleum Resources

Voted Yes on Vote #655 on Bill C-55 Amend the Oceans Act and the Canada Petroleum Resources

Voted Yes on Vote #654 Motion to proceed to Orders of the Day

Posted on Twitter Alliance of fishers to monitor climate on the water https://t.co/6fBIdzAwl4 #Akiwenzie #climatechange

Two days ago

Voted No on Vote #653 Opposition Motion (Illegal Border Crossings)

Three days ago

Posted on Twitter Our hearts go out to families of loved ones lost & injured in the horrific tragedy #YongeandFinch Huge thanx 1st responders & @Sunnybrook

Posted on Twitter Gr8 2C SOGC CEO Dr. Jennifer Blake this am at YOW.She shared w me the inspiring video Dr. Emily Stowe https://t.co/RSWu7Zav85 @WCHospital

This week

Posted on Twitter Join us now for our weekly chat https://t.co/X4KFsYTD8K missed last wk while we were at the UN! Lots to talk about!

Posted on Twitter #EarthDay Today, let’s pledge to do what we can to keep Mother Earth (including our oceans) healthy for future gene… https://t.co/mpvpzSd09X

Posted on Twitter #EarthDay Thanks to all the volunteers leading clean-ups, this weekend and in the coming weeks! @LiveGreenTO… https://t.co/EQqV0MViXP

A month ago

Mentioned by HuffPost Canada Don't Blame Indigenous Leaders For Not Engaging A Historically One-Sided Treaty Process THE CANADIAN PRESS/Justin Tang Minister of Crown-Indigenous Relations and Northern Affairs Carolyn Bennett listens as Prime Minister Justin Trudeau speaks at the Canada Modern Treaty and Self-Governing First Nations Forum, in Ottawa on Nov. 1, 2017.

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 ...

Two months ago

Mentioned by Canada NewsWire (press release) Minister Monsef leads Canadian Delegation to the 62nd Session of the United Nations Commission on the Status of ... The Canadian delegation is comprised of federal ministers, including the Honourable Carolyn Bennett, Minister of Crown-Indigenous Relations and Northern Affairs, the Honourable Chrystia Freeland, Minister of Foreign Affairs, the Honourable Marie-Claude ...

Spoke in the House on Justice Mr. Speaker, our hearts go out with deepest sympathies to the family, the friends, and the whole community of Tina Fontaine. Tina's death put a face ...

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 in the House on Ways and Means Mr. Speaker, pursuant to Standing Order 83(1) I have the honour to table a notice of a ways and means motion to introduce an act to ...

Spoke in the House on Indigenous Affairs Mr. Speaker, I have the honour to table, in both official languages, the Agreement on Cree Nation Governance between the Crees of Eeyou Istchee and the ...

Three months ago

Spoke in the House on Northern Affairs Mr. Speaker, our government is co-developing the Arctic policy framework in partnership with the territorial, provincial, and indigenous partners. The engagement process has already highlighted the ...

Spoke in the House on Northern Affairs Mr. Speaker, I thank the hon. member for King—Vaughan for her hard work and excellent question. Budget 2017 committed more than $53 million to the northern ...

Mentioned by HuffPost Canada Carolyn Bennett: Booze Culture On Parliament Hill Contributes To Inappropriate Behaviour Carolyn Bennett. But a bigger issue than MPs drinking too much is the use of alcohol by men to make their intended targets more pliable, says former NDP staffer Lauren Dobson-Hughes, who alleges she faced routine sexual misconduct in her seven years on ...

Mentioned by National Post MPs should be careful with alcohol consumption on the Hill: Bennett Minister of Crown-Indigenous Relations and Northern Affairs Carolyn Bennett listens as Prime Minister Justin Trudeau speaks at the Canada - Modern Treaty and Self-Governing First Nations Forum, in Ottawa on Wednesday, Nov. 1, 2017. MPs on the cocktail ...

Mentioned by Castanet.net Watch the booze, MPs told MPs on the cocktail circuit must be cautious about alcohol consumption as Parliament Hill looks to put an end to inappropriate behaviour and tackle sexual misconduct, says Crown-Indigenous Relations Minister Carolyn Bennett. So, too, should political ...

Mentioned by The Globe and Mail Carolyn Bennett urges MPs to be cautious about drinking at Hill events MPs on the cocktail circuit must be cautious about alcohol consumption as Parliament Hill looks to put an end to inappropriate behaviour and tackle sexual misconduct, says Crown-Indigenous Relations Minister Carolyn Bennett. So, too, should political ...

More than three months ago

Spoke in the House on Indigenous Affairs Mr. Speaker, nakurmiik to the member. It is completely unacceptable that many northerners are still struggling to feed their families. As members know, our government already ...

Spoke in the House on Indigenous Affairs Mr. Speaker, the member for Sudbury is absolutely right. First nations-led and first nations governed education systems achieve better results for students. The historic education self-government ...

Spoke in the House on Anishinabek Nation Education Agreement Act moved that Bill C-61, An Act to give effect to the Anishinabek Nation Education Agreement and to make consequential amendments to other Acts, be read the ...

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 ...

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

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)