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  • His favourite word is conservatives.

NDP MP for Timmins—James Bay (Ontario)

Won his last election, in 2015, with 43% of the vote.

Yesterday

Posted on Twitter I learned this from a cassette recorded at a kitchen party.I don't think Ron Hynes ever recorded it. Beautiful song https://t.co/hvDVvjHKgk

Three days ago

Posted on Twitter L. Ian MacDonald: Remembering Jack Layton, 2011 and what might have been https://t.co/kvLD1p9BLD via @ipoliticsca

Mentioned by Net Newsledger Life and Death in the North Still Same Old / Same Old Attitude – Charlie Angus MP THUNDER BAY – “When it comes to the life and death reality facing Indigenous people in the north, it is still the same old /same old attitude from the federal government,” charges Charlie Angus the New Democrat MP for Timmins James Bay. “A state of ...

This week

Posted on Twitter Health Canada shuts down 2nurses stations in Treaty 9 on 2days notice.Same old/same old from Feds to life/death crisis in northern health

Posted on Twitter Signing the Beothuk canvas at the NLD Native Friendship Centre. https://t.co/LrnvIJOPtu

Posted on Twitter #UNIFOR rally invoked Shannen Koostachin. She was raw power for change Last time I saw her was at a labor conference https://t.co/2LfwAbNYA3

Posted on Twitter Yesterday at 60s scoop hearing, then to ottawa hear cindy blackstock at #unifor rally. Now in St. John's to meet Native Friendship Centre

Mentioned by CBC.ca MP Angus says government should 'do the right thing' for 'Sixties Scoop' families Charlie Angus, Member of Parliament. "Being at the rally, I met so many incredible people. So many people whose lives were destroyed and they had to put their lives back together, because of the deliberate policies of the Canadian government to erase ...

Mentioned by TimminsToday Charlie says Liberal cabinet is ignoring northern jobs The NDP Critic for Federal Economic Development Initiative for Northern Ontario, MP Charlie Angus (Timmins-James Bay), is accusing the Liberal cabinet of ignoring the single most important issue for Northern communities: jobs. “Thanks for the visit but ...

A week ago

Mentioned by BayToday Could Angus become the next NDP leader? Timmins-James Bay MPP, and NDP Caucus Chair Charlie Angus was one of the names mentioned as perhaps being a 'front-runner' if he were to enter the race. "I certainly read it. I was very flattered and humbled by some of the positive talk. I have nothing ...

Mentioned by Huffington Post Canada Charlie Angus: Jane Philpott's Limo Tab Shows 'Disconnect' On Indigenous Health Travel An NDP member of Parliament who represents indigenous people in remote communities says Health Minister Jane Philpott's $1,700 limo bill reveals a troubling "disconnect" in her department. ... NDP MP Charlie Angus and Health Minister Jane Philpott.

Mentioned by Sudbury.com Could Angus become the next NDP leader? AngusElectionWin2015 MP Charlie Angus addresses his supporters on October 19, 2015, after being re-elected in the riding of Timmins-James Bay. Andrew Autio for TimminsToday. The Hill Times article mentioned Olivia Chow, the widow of the late Jack ...

Two months ago

Spoke at the Indigenous and Northern Affairs committee on Subject Matter of the Supplementary Estimates (A) 2016-17: Votes 1a, 5a, 10a ... Well, thank you, because we're still seeing children being denied orthodontics at 99% and 100%. I know that's over in Health Canada, but if we don't ...

Voted No on Vote #103 on Bill C-14 Amend the Criminal Code and to make related amendments to other Acts (medical assistance in ...

Voted Yes on Vote #102 on Bill C-14 Amend the Criminal Code and to make related amendments to other Acts (medical assistance in ...

Three months ago

Spoke in the House on Indigenous Affairs Mr. Speaker, the Minister of Health has yet to explain why it is okay for her officials to interfere with doctor treatments for indigenous patients. We ...

Didn't vote on Vote #101 on Bill C-223 Establish the Canadian Organ Donor Registry and to coordinate and promote organ donation throughout Canada

Didn't vote on Vote #100 on Bill C-210 Amend the National Anthem Act (gender)

Spoke at the Indigenous and Northern Affairs committee on Suicide Among Indigenous Peoples and Communities Thank you for that. We had an extraordinary group of young people from Treaty 9 at our meeting yesterday and they said they don't have mental ...

Spoke in the House on Questions Passed as Orders for Returns With regard to government spending on indigenous affairs: (a) does the government have figures for departmental spending without the 2% cap on annual increases in funding ...

Voted No on Vote #99 on Bill C-20

Spoke in the House on Budget Implementation Act, 2016, No. 1 Mr. Speaker, the minister plays a very important role, because she is the only voice in cabinet for northern Ontario. However, I did not hear any ...

Spoke in the House on Indigenous Affairs Mr. Speaker, the Minister of Health is a doctor, so I am sure she can confirm to this House that breast screening, mammograms, biopsies are normal, ...

Spoke in the House on Physician-Assisted Dying Mr. Speaker, indigenous women deserve answers, not reading from a website. The Prime Minister promised to do politics differently, and on Bill C-14 he said that ...

Spoke at the Indigenous and Northern Affairs committee on Suicide Among Indigenous Peoples and Communities This is really helpful because I did get a Facebook message from a young woman in one of our northern communities. She said, “I hear there's ...

Spoke in the House on Indigenous Affairs Mr. Speaker, I want to thank the health minister for visiting Kashechewan and Attawapiskat with me last week. It is ground zero in the indigenous health ...

Spoke in the House on Business of Supply Mr. Speaker, my concern, as I have been stating, is that when we look at the brutality of ISIS and its deliberate targeting of ethnic and ...

Spoke in the House on Indigenous Affairs Mr. Speaker, international Human Rights Watch has called out the government for the systemic water crisis on indigenous reserves. Not only are families getting sick or ...

Spoke at the Indigenous and Northern Affairs committee on Suicide Among Indigenous Peoples and Communities One of the key recommendations from Dr. Bert Lauwers, who did the Pikangikum report—and it strikes me as something to be learned in Attawapiskat—was to establish ...

Spoke at the Finance committee on Bill C-15 I'm just trying to buy some extra goodwill with him as I talk. We recognize that in extending the mineral exploration tax credit for one year ...

More than three months ago

Spoke at the Indigenous and Northern Affairs committee on Ministerial Mandate, Declaration of Health Emergency by First Nations Communities in Northern ... I see that. I guess the question is.... We can talk all day about the special relationship, but they look to the crown. If the crown ...

Spoke at the Indigenous and Northern Affairs committee on Briefing on First Nations and Inuit Health and Declaration of Health Emergency ... That was the one where the child was going to die and Health Canada said absolutely not, and the doctor paid out of his pocket. I ...

Spoke at the Indigenous and Northern Affairs committee on Main Estimates 2016-2017: Vote 1 under Canadian High Arctic Research Station and ... Shannen Koostachin left home at 13, and if she'd stayed, she would have gotten $8,000 in funding. She had to live with my family, and Indian ...

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-580 An Act to amend the Criminal Code, the Firearms Act and the Contraventions Act (long guns)