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  • Her favourite word is northern.

NDP MP for Desnethé—Missinippi—Churchill River (Saskatchewan)

Won her last election, in 2015, with 34% of the vote.

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Posted on Twitter Proud to add my voice to call for an emergency debate following the UN report on #ClimateChange. The Liberals must… https://t.co/JV0FwxFlvy

This week

Mentioned by Prince Albert Daily Herald Jolibois calls for helping hand A north Saskatchewan MP is asking the federal government to provide more funding to grassroots organizations fighting the spread of HIV and AIDS. During question period on Friday, Desnethé—Missinippi—Churchill River NDP MP Georgina Jolibois urged ...

A week ago

Spoke in the House on Health Mr. Speaker, this year the Liberals have cut funding for HIV and AIDs treatments in northern Saskatchewan, despite the record high number of cases in the ...

Posted on Twitter On Tuesday October 9th, I'll be in Meadow Lake with my staff for a meet-and-greet! Come by to say hello! https://t.co/uT6K2xi1Ws

Spoke in the House on Seniors Mr. Speaker, Marie Trottier is a Métis elder from Buffalo Narrows who, this week, shared her experience with me of how expensive medical care is for ...

Mentioned by larongeNOW Jolibois confident bill for Indigenous stat holiday will become law ... Jolibois, MP Facebook. The member of parliament for Desnethe-Missinippi-Churchill River is confident her private members bill to make National Indigenous Peoples Day a statutory holiday will become a reality. Georgina Jolibois' bill passed second ...

Voted No on Vote #896 on Bill C-79 Implement the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership between Canada, Australia, Brunei, Chile, Japan, ...

Voted Yes on Vote #895 on Bill C-79 Implement the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership between Canada, Australia, Brunei, Chile, Japan, ...

Voted Yes on Vote #894 on Bill C-79 Implement the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership between Canada, Australia, Brunei, Chile, Japan, ...

Voted No on Vote #893 on Bill C-79 Implement the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership between Canada, Australia, Brunei, Chile, Japan, ...

Voted No on Vote #892 Motion to proceed to Orders of the Day

Posted on Twitter And while the Liberals talk about money, we're talking about rights and respect. The Liberals are choosing to move… https://t.co/mf0tLOuqdI

Posted on Twitter While you pat yourselves on the back for doing your job, there are countless First Nation Pensioners doing without… https://t.co/hPr21DdstD

Posted on Twitter I live in the North, and I hear from so many people who still don't have housing, who still apply for jobs that don… https://t.co/tn0o49TlKn

Posted on Twitter There are a lot of issues here, Mr. Ouellette. Most importantly, you can't dispute @RomeoSaganash by claiming succe… https://t.co/lrxM5LiWmL

Two weeks ago

Mentioned by Saskatoon StarPhoenix National committee to study creation of stat holiday to honour Indigenous people Georgina Jolibois, the NDP MP who represents constituents living north of Prince Albert, has sponsored a private member's bill that seeks to make June 21 a statutory holiday to give Canadians an opportunity to reflect upon and celebrate Indigenous history.

Mentioned by Prince Albert Daily Herald Indigenous stat holiday inching closer to reality This is after the bill, started by NDP Critic for Indigenous Services Georgina Jolibois, was passed to the next stage on Wednesday. ... Jolibois served as Mayor of La Loche until 2015, when she was elected MP for Desnethé—Missinippi—Churchill River.

Spoke in the House on Education Mr. Speaker, many teachers and support staff at schools across Canada returned to work this past month looking to inspire and educate future generations of Canadians. ...

Three weeks ago

Mentioned by iPolitics.ca Parliament Hill open for (post-tornado) business: MPs debate accessibility laws, National Indigenous People's Day Before moving on to the main order of business, however, MPs will devote an hour of House time to New Democrat MP Georgina Jolibois' bid to make National Indigenous Peoples Day a federal holiday, which is poised to be put to a vote on Wednesday ...

Spoke in the House on Bills of Exchange Act Madam Speaker, I would like to start by thanking my colleagues in the House for the dutiful consideration of my bill and for sharing their thoughts ...

Mentioned by The Loop (blog) Debate brewing over what new stat holiday should focus on On Monday, the government confirmed it would be backing NDP MP Georgina Jolibois' private member's bill, which proposes to create a statutory holiday to mark National Indigenous Peoples Day. The government's backing of the bill is being done as a way ...

Spoke in the House on Public Transportation Mr. Speaker, for months, people in northern Saskatchewan have been fighting for safe and affordable public transportation. When the provincial government cut funding to the STC, ...

More than three months ago

Spoke in the House on Questions on the Order Paper With regard to the Pan-Canadian Health Human Resource Strategy, since fiscal year 2015-16: (a) which geographic areas has the government identified as “areas of high need, ...

Spoke in the House on Indigenous Affairs Mr. Speaker, yesterday, I asked the Liberals if they would support my private member's bill to make National Indigenous Peoples Day a statutory holiday. Instead of ...

Spoke in the House on Indigenous Peoples Day Mr. Speaker, every year on June 21, first nations, Métis, and Inuit people gather in their communities to celebrate National Indigenous Peoples Day. Over the course ...

Spoke at the Indigenous and Northern Affairs committee on Main Estimates 2018-19: Vote 1 under Canadian High Arctic Research Station, Votes ... Thank you, Minister. Today, as you know, the report of the Auditor General of Canada to the Parliament of Canada has come out. In it, he ...

Spoke at the Procedure and House Affairs committee on Use of Indigenous Languages in Proceedings of the House of Commons and ... Thank you. I'm glad to be here. This morning is a nice day. Sitting here together, I'm happy to be here. I'm thankful to the House ...

Spoke at the Indigenous and Northern Affairs committee on Supplementary Estimates (C), 2017-18: Votes 1c and 10c under Department of Indian ... Then why is it that in your budget there's no mention of youth suicide? If your department is addressing youth suicide, why is it clumped in ...

Spoke at the Indigenous and Northern Affairs committee on 2017 Wildfires in First Nations Communities I was a small-town mayor and was responsible for the local fire department, which was based on limited resources. Over the years, the community has done ...

Spoke at the Indigenous and Northern Affairs committee on 2017 Wildfires in First Nations Communities Chief Peter Beatty, thank you for coming. I appreciate your being here and giving this overview. Richard, thank you. I'm a member of Parliament for northern ...

Spoke at the Indigenous and Northern Affairs committee on 2017 Wildfires in First Nations Communities That would be very helpful. My next question is regarding the Canadian Red Cross. My experience is in evacuating people at the local municipal level as ...

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-369 An Act to amend the Bills of Exchange Act, the Interpretation Act and the Canada Labour Code (National Indigenous People Day)

Spoke at the Indigenous and Northern Affairs committee on Briefing on the Progress of the National Inquiry into Missing and Murdered ... [Member speaks in Dene] Good morning. Thank you for being here. I represent the riding of Desnethé—Missinippi—Churchill River. I speak my first language Dene and I ...

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-361 An Act to amend the Bills of Exchange Act, the Interpretation Act and the Canada Labour Code (National Aboriginal Day)

Spoke at the Agriculture committee on Non-Tariff Trade Barriers to the Sale of Agricultural Products in Relation to ... Thank you very much. Thank you to the witnesses. Free trade agreements have considerably reduced tariff barriers. However, a growing number of increasingly complex non-tariff barriers ...