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  • His favourite word is nunavut.

Independent MP for Nunavut (Nunavut)

Won his last election, in 2015, with 47% of the vote.

This week

Didn't vote on Vote #649 on Bill S-210 Amend Amend the Immigration and Refugee Protection Act, the Civil Marriage Act and the Criminal ...

Didn't vote on Vote #648 on Bill C-374 Amend the Historic Sites and Monuments Act (composition of the Board)

Didn't vote on Vote #647 on Bill C-68 Amend the Fisheries Act and other Acts in consequence

Three weeks ago

Spoke in the House on Northern Affairs Mr. Speaker, I have asked several questions in the House regarding the promised changes to the nutrition north program, which the minister has publicly stated is ...

Voted Yes on Vote #646 on Bill S-232 Respecting Canadian Jewish Heritage Month

Voted Yes on Vote #645 on Bill C-344 Amend the Department of Public Works and Government Services Act (community benefit)

Two months ago

Mentioned by CBC.ca Federal budget earns high marks from Inuit leaders, with caveats Nunavut MP Hunter Tootoo also praised the approach. "I know that's something where the government wants to go," he said. "I was in Montreal yesterday at the Hudson Bay Summit and one of the things that Natan said, and I said, was the government needs ...

Mentioned by CBC.ca Inaugural Hudson Bay Summit underway in Montreal Nunavut MP Hunter Tootoo also spoke at the opening of the summit. He said efforts to remove barriers and work together as Indigenous people are "long overdue," adding everyone involved needs to see "a relinquishment of power" by the federal government ...

Spoke in the House on Parks Canada Mr. Speaker, in my riding there is a monument in Resolute Bay of an Inuk man looking out across icy Arctic waters. Many do not know, ...

Spoke in the House on Fisheries and Oceans Mr. Speaker, [Member spoke in Inuktitut] My question is for the Minister of Fisheries, Oceans and the Canadian Coast Guard. The Government of Canada has recently ...

Spoke in the House on Northern Affairs Mr. Speaker, [Member spoke in Inuktitut .] [English] My question is for the Prime Minister. Round table meetings are currently taking place to discuss Canada's new ...

Three months ago

Spoke in the House on Indigenous Affairs Mr. Speaker, my question is for the Minister of Crown-Indigenous Relations and Northern Affairs. Kivalliq Hall was a boarding school in my home town of Rankin ...

More than three months ago

Spoke in the House on Indigenous Affairs Qujannamiik Uqaqti, Mr. Speaker. My question is for the Minister of Crown-Indigenous Relations and Northern Affairs. The “What we heard” report on the nutrition north program ...

Spoke at the Fisheries committee on Bill C-55 Thank you, Mr. Chairman and committee members, for the hard work you guys are doing, especially on this very important piece of legislation. I'm here just ...

Spoke in the House on Concurrence in Vote 1B--Department of Finance Mr. Speaker, I agree to apply and will be voting yes.

Spoke in the House on Committees of the House Mr. Speaker, I am glad that was clarified. I agree to apply the vote, and I will be voting in favour.

Spoke at the Indigenous and Northern Affairs committee on Supplementary Estimates (B) 2017-18: Vote 1b under Canadian High Arctic Research Station ... Thank you, Madam Chair, and thank you, Gary. Welcome to both ministers. I congratulate both you and the government for dissolving that entrenched, paternalistic, colonial structure ...

Spoke at the Fisheries committee on Bill C-55 Thank you, Mr. Chair. Thank you, Ms. Jordan. Minister, as you know, the Inuit are a coastal people, and we rely on the waters and the ...

Mentioned by Hill Times After reports and consultations, Nunavut residents optimistic for change Nunavummiut looking for progress on steps to address mental health, suicide crisis, and food subsidy program. Independent MP Hunter Tootoo, pictured centre with residents in Resolute Bay, travelled to all 25 fly-in Nunavut communities over the last ...

Mentioned by Hill Times After reports and consultations, Nunavut residents optimistic for change Nunavummiut looking for progress on steps to address mental health, suicide crisis, and food subsidy program. Independent MP Hunter Tootoo, pictured centre with residents in Resolute Bay, travelled to all 25 fly-in Nunavut communities over the last ...

Mentioned by Hill Times After reports and consultations, Nunavut residents optimistic for change Nunavummiut looking for progress on steps to address mental health, suicide crisis, and food subsidy program. Independent MP Hunter Tootoo, pictured centre with residents in Resolute Bay, travelled to all 25 fly-in Nunavut communities over the last ...

Spoke at the Indigenous and Northern Affairs committee on Specific Claims and Comprehensive Land Claims Agreements Thank you, Madam Chair. I have a few questions, but maybe I'll start off with either Ms. Woodley or Mr. MacKay. You talked about the overlap ...

Spoke at the Indigenous and Northern Affairs committee on Specific Claims and Comprehensive Land Claims Agreements That's a good stab at it, I think, Alastair. Another thing you talked about was appropriate consultation and the lack of participant funding. You mentioned Clyde ...

Mentioned by Hill Times He's no nervous flyer: Nunavut MP nears goal to visit territory's 25 fly-in communities MP Hunter Tootoo's travels have taken him to areas where residents haven't seen a federal representative in more than 40 years. This week, weather permitting, Independent MP Hunter Tootoo will cross a visit to every remote community in his riding off ...

Spoke at the Transport committee on Bill S-2 Thank you, Mr. Hardie. Welcome, Minister Garneau. I only have one question on this, and it's an issue that's been brought up a couple of times ...

Spoke at the Indigenous and Northern Affairs committee on Bill S-3 In talking with the grand chief, I think he feels that it should go all the way back if you want to deal with it. The ...

Spoke at the Transport committee on Aviation Safety Thank you, Mr. Ferguson. Another thing you mentioned in your report is that if the infrastructure is not maintained, it becomes very costly to repair and ...