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

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

Yesterday

Posted on Twitter https://t.co/9502vv0PrE

Three days ago

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

This week

Didn't vote on Vote #349 on Bill C-23 Respecting the preclearance of persons and goods in Canada and the United States

Didn't vote on Vote #348 on Bill C-25 Amend the Canada Business Corporations Act, the Canada Cooperatives Act, the Canada Not-for-profit Corporations Act, ...

Didn't vote on Vote #347 on Bill C-25 Amend the Canada Business Corporations Act, the Canada Cooperatives Act, the Canada Not-for-profit Corporations Act, ...

Didn't vote on Vote #346 on Bill S-3 Amend the Indian Act (elimination of sex-based inequities in registration)

Posted on Twitter #NationalAboriginalDay in #LaLoche hosted by local Métis Nation and the Friendship Centre. Congrats to all the orga… https://t.co/zwoc8OSUen

Posted on Twitter Sign our petition: It's time to make National Aboriginal Day a national holiday https://t.co/WavukqSdro

Posted on Twitter National Aboriginal Day events in Saskatchewan - Saskatoon - CBC News https://t.co/UmhiZinUeJ

Posted on Twitter Join us this afternoon for a National Aboriginal Day celebration across Ontario - Sudbury - CBC News https://t.co/GkBkAxw1cF

A week ago

Mentioned by 620 CKRM.com Northern Sask. MP calling for National Aboriginal Day to be a stat holiday Desnethé-Missinippi-Churchill River MP Georgina Jolibois has tabled a private member's bill that would make National Aboriginal Day a statutory holiday across the country. Jolibois, who tabled the bill on Thursday, said in a statement: “Having the day ...

Spoke in the House on National Aboriginal Day moved for leave to introduce Bill C-361, An Act to amend the Bills of Exchange Act, the Interpretation Act and the Canada Labour Code (National Aboriginal ...

Spoke in the House on Indigenous Affairs Mr. Speaker, the Ontario Superior Court found Canada liable for failing to protect survivors of the sixties scoop. When the NDP stood in the House and ...

Mentioned by MetroNews Canada NDP MP calls for National Aboriginal Day to be stat holiday NDP MP MP Georgina Jolibois speaks during a press conference at the House of Commons on June 14, 2017. Jolibois has introduced a private member's bill that would make National Aboriginal Day a statutory holiday. By: Ryan Tumilty Metro Published on ...

Mentioned by Saskatoon StarPhoenix Sask. MP introduces bill to make National Aboriginal Day a statutory holiday An MP from northern Saskatchewan is leading the charge to make a day honouring the aboriginal peoples of Canada into a national holiday. Desnethé-Missinippi-Churchill River MP Georgina Jolibois tabled a private member's bill on Thursday morning that ...

Mentioned by Huffington Post Canada National Aboriginal Day Should Be A Statutory Holiday: NDP MP Georgina Jolibois An NDP MP is pushing the federal government to recognize National Aboriginal Day as a statutory holiday. Saskatchewan's Georgina Jolibois, who also serves as her party's deputy critic for indigenous affairs, tabled a private member's bill Thursday ...

Posted on Twitter honour to introduce of my first private members bill seconded by @JennyKwanBC to render national aboriginal day a… https://t.co/KXYRbJS1Th

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)

Mentioned by The North Bay Nugget Could Canadians receive another national holiday? Georgina Jolibois, NDP MP for Desnethé—Missinippi—Churchill River, is tabling a private members bill today calling on the federal government to designate June 21 as a national holiday recognizing Canada's First Peoples. “In order to achieve ...

Three weeks ago

Spoke in the House on Indigenous Affairs Mr. Speaker, what about the other 60,000 kids across Canada? Four hundred and eighty-nine days ago, the Canadian Human Rights Tribunal ordered the federal government to ...

A month ago

Spoke in the House on First Nations Education Mr. Speaker, recently the Province of Saskatchewan passed a bill that shifted power and responsibility from the locally elected school boards to the provincial Ministry of ...

Spoke in the House on Infrastructure Mr. Speaker, the Liberals' infrastructure bank is going to leave small municipalities out in the cold. The Minister of Finance admitted it in November. He said: ...

Two months ago

Spoke in the House on Ovarian Cancer Mr. Speaker, ovarian cancer is the most deadly women's cancer in Canada. Outcomes for ovarian cancer have not changed in 50 years. Treatments have not advanced ...

Spoke in the House on Indigenous Affairs Madam Speaker, clean drinking water is a right that all Canadians should be able to count on, but just two hours from Ottawa, almost half of ...

Spoke in the House on Indigenous Affairs Mr. Speaker, until this day, the Prime Minister excludes the most important voices from consultations to advance reconciliation: the voices of indigenous women. For decades, indigenous ...

More than three months ago

Mentioned by Windsor Star Sask. MP Jolibois 'sickened' after Sen. Lynn Beyak says residential schools weren't all bad Georgina Jolibois, NDP MP for Desnethe-Missinippi-Churchill River, denounced the statements, saying she was “sickened to hear the views expressed” by Beyak. “Residential schools were profoundly damaging to First Nations and remain a dark chapter in ...

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 ...

Spoke at the Veterans Affairs committee on Mental Health and Suicide Prevention Among Veterans I'd like to thank you for all your stories, Claude, Dave, Brandon, and John. We really appreciate the stories. What I'm about to ask is going ...

Spoke at the Veterans Affairs committee on Mental Health and Suicide Prevention Among Veterans I'm curious. Dr. Ritchie, you mentioned Dr. Matchee. How can I get information on Dr. Matchee? He's in my riding. His family is in my riding. ...

Spoke at the Indigenous and Northern Affairs committee on Suicide Among Indigenous Peoples and Communities Thank you for the terrific presentations. I have those similar discussions in my riding. I come from northern Saskatchewan. I'm the MP for Desnethé—Missinippi—Churchill River riding. ...

Spoke at the Electoral Reform committee on Electoral Reform Hello, everyone. Thank you for coming. I really appreciate being here. I come from a riding in northern Saskatchewan. From La Loche to Cumberland House, it ...

Spoke at the Electoral Reform committee on Electoral Reform I'm having a hard time gelling that.... I'm a Canadian. I'm a first nation. I come from an area of predominantly first nations and Métis communities ...

Spoke at the Indigenous and Northern Affairs committee on Suicide Among Indigenous Peoples and Communities Thank you, Mr. Obed and Mr. Hicks. I appreciate your presentations. I'm sitting here, and I too feel frustrated from a subjective perspective. Then, from the ...

Spoke at the Public Safety committee on Operational Stress Injuries and Post Traumatic Stress Disorder in public safety officers ... Good morning. Thank you. My name is Georgina Jolibois. I'm the member for Desnethé—Missinippi—Churchill River riding. I have various experiences in working with first responders from ...