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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.

Today

Mentioned by Saskatoon StarPhoenix Editorial: New stat holiday a chance for the country to heal According to reporting by the National Post, the government intends to back a private member's bill introduced by Saskatchewan NDP MP Georgina Jolibois. The bill proposes establishing a statutory holiday on June 21, which is National Indigenous Peoples ...

Yesterday

Mentioned by CP24 Toronto's Breaking News PM to move forward with holiday to mark legacy of residential schools A private member's bill introduced by NDP MP Georgina Jolibois currently proposes establishing a statutory holiday on June 21, which is National Indigenous Peoples Day. Assembly of First Nations National Chief Perry Bellegarde has said First Nations ...

Posted on Twitter Thank you @theJagmeetSingh https://t.co/7706yZ7Wa6

Mentioned by APTN News NDP MP fears Liberals will 'play politics' with proposed Indigenous holiday On Wednesday, the Liberals announced they intend to support a private member's bill introduced by NDP MP Georgina Jolibois that proposes setting a statutory holiday on June 21, which is National Indigenous Peoples Day. The government has been ...

Mentioned by rabble.ca NDP MP Georgina Jolibois tabled a private member's bill to recognize Canada's "tragic and painful" residential ... In 2017, NDP MP Georgina Jolibois tabled a private member's bill to make June 21 a statutory holiday, but the legislation is still at second reading after one day of debate in March. Sept. 30 commemorates the experience of students at residential ...

Mentioned by Kamloops Matters New stat holiday 'a great step up': local First Nation chief The government intends to back a private member's bill introduced by NDP MP Georgina Jolibois that currently proposes establishing a statutory holiday on June 21, which is National Indigenous Peoples Day. Creating a holiday to honour survivors and ...

Mentioned by Philippine Canadian Inquirer Liberals look at creating federal holiday to mark legacy of residential schools The government intends to back a private member's bill introduced by NDP MP Georgina Jolibois that currently proposes establishing a statutory holiday on June 21, which is National Indigenous Peoples Day. (Photo: GeorginaJoliboisNDP/Twitter). OTTAWA ...

A month ago

Posted on Twitter Glad to see @theJagmeetSingh step up to help our rural and remote communities. Sign the petition to tell PM Trudeau… https://t.co/glnajn1t0O

Posted on Twitter https://t.co/wNfPtEYYO5

Posted on Twitter Lawyer with MMIWG inquiry resigns, citing government interference https://t.co/HkbwmZfSLW https://t.co/GytC3eZSa3

Two months ago

Posted on Twitter https://t.co/OSfvhRI751

Posted on Twitter Ottawa willing to spend up to $2B to defend steel, aluminium jobs https://t.co/spfKQGOgZu https://t.co/2fe06MYnMq

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 ...

Didn't vote on Vote #880 on Bill C-71 Amend certain Acts and Regulations in relation to firearms

Didn't vote on Vote #879 on Bill C-71 Amend certain Acts and Regulations in relation to firearms

Didn't vote on Vote #878 on Bill C-69 Enact the Impact Assessment Act and the Canadian Energy Regulator Act, to amend the Navigation ...

Didn't vote on Vote #877 on Bill C-69 Enact the Impact Assessment Act and the Canadian Energy Regulator Act, to amend the Navigation ...

Didn't vote on Vote #876 on Bill S-218 Respecting Latin American Heritage Month

Spoke in the House on Indigenous Affairs Mr. Speaker, this Thursday is National Indigenous Peoples Day, part of a week of festivities during which people from across the country celebrate the cultures and ...

Spoke in the House on National Day of Healing and Reconciliation Mr. Speaker, June 11 marks the anniversary of the Canadian government's apology for the residential school program. Canadians now know more about their colonial history, the ...

Spoke in the House on Indigenous Affairs Mr. Speaker, the Liberals voted against the NDP motion to implement the rights of indigenous peoples in their pipeline project, but just a few days ago ...

Spoke in the House on Indigenous Affairs Mr. Speaker, throughout history, the crown has always found an excuse to ignore indigenous peoples. The United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples is ...

Spoke in the House on Indigenous Affairs Mr. Speaker, I am shocked that today the government has chosen to completely disregard its obligations under the UN Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples. ...

Three months ago

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 ...

More than three months ago

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 ...