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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.

A week ago

Spoke in the House on Nunavut Mr. Speaker, in Nunavut we share a vision that we can build a sustainable economy that will support our community, create job growth, reduce our dependency ...

Didn't vote on Vote #896 on Bill C-79 Implement the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership between Canada, Australia, Brunei, Chile, Japan, ...

Didn't vote on Vote #895 on Bill C-79 Implement the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership between Canada, Australia, Brunei, Chile, Japan, ...

Didn't vote on Vote #894 on Bill C-79 Implement the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership between Canada, Australia, Brunei, Chile, Japan, ...

Didn't vote on Vote #893 on Bill C-79 Implement the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership between Canada, Australia, Brunei, Chile, Japan, ...

Voted Yes on Vote #892 Motion to proceed to Orders of the Day

Spoke in the House on Economic Development Mr. Speaker, [Member spoke in Inuktitut]. [English] My question is for the Minister of Intergovernmental and Northern Affairs. The minister is aware of the request to ...

Three weeks ago

Spoke in the House on The Environment Mr. Speaker, my question is for the Minister of Environment and Climate Change. The Government of Nunavut has asked for exemptions from the carbon tax in ...

Three months ago

Mentioned by The Register/Advertiser Editorial: Sea change in cabinet Save for a brief blip when Iqaluit's Hunter Tootoo held the position a couple of years ago, this marks the first time a federal Fisheries minister hails from outside Atlantic Canada since Herb Dhaliwal left the post in 2002. This will be ... Reaction ...

Mentioned by The Telegram Editorial: Sea change in cabinet Wednesday, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau shuffled Dominic LeBlanc out of the portfolio in favour of Wilkinson, a North Vancouver MP. Save for a brief blip when Iqaluit's Hunter Tootoo held the position a couple of years ago, this marks the first time a ...

Mentioned by The Telegram Editorial: Sea change in cabinet Wednesday, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau shuffled Dominic LeBlanc out of the portfolio in favour of Wilkinson, a North Vancouver MP. Save for a brief blip when Iqaluit's Hunter Tootoo held the position a couple of years ago, this marks the first time a ...

Mentioned by Cape Breton Post Editorial: Sea change in cabinet Save for a brief blip when Iqaluit's Hunter Tootoo held the position a couple of years ago, this marks the first time a federal Fisheries minister hails from outside Atlantic Canada since Herb Dhaliwal left the post in 2002. This will be ... Reaction ...

Mentioned by The nor'wester Editorial: Sea change in cabinet Wednesday, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau shuffled Dominic LeBlanc out of the portfolio in favour of Wilkinson, a North Vancouver MP. Save for a brief blip when Iqaluit's Hunter Tootoo held the position a couple of years ago, this marks the first time a ...

More than three months ago

Spoke in the House on Firearms Act Mr. Speaker, I agree to apply, and I will be voting yes. I look forward to going to some cooler weather.

Spoke in the House on Impact Assessment Act Mr. Speaker, I agree to apply and will be voting in favour.

Spoke in the House on Carbon Pricing Mr. Speaker, my question is for the Minister of Environment and Climate Change. The Minister of Agriculture indicated recently that farmers had received carbon pricing exemptions ...

Spoke in the House on Nunavut Arctic College Madam Speaker, qujannamiik uqaqti. Education and health care are two important priorities in my riding of Nunavut. With respect to education, Nunavut has the lowest graduation ...

Spoke in the House on Impact Assessment Act Mr. Speaker, I agree to apply the vote and I will be voting no.

Spoke at the Transport committee on Main Estimates 2018-19: Vote 1 under Canadian Air Transport Security Authority, Vote ... Thank you, Mr. Hardie and Madam Chair. Minister Garneau, it's good to see you here. First, I want to thank you for the five new terminals ...

Mentioned by Skies Magazine (press release) Garneau won't commit to changing 'one-size-fits-all' approach The issue was raised in the House of Commons by former Liberal cabinet minister Hunter Tootoo, who now sits as an independent Member of Parliament for Nunavut. Tootoo said in a statement the government mistakenly believes the “one-size-fits-all ...

Spoke at the Indigenous and Northern Affairs committee on Bill C-262 Thank you, Mr. Amos. Welcome to the witnesses. My question is for Ms. Joe and Mr. Grondin. Francyne, you talked about self-determination, participating members, the overrepresentation, ...

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 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 ...

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 ...

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 ...