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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 Public Services and Procurement Qujannamiik uqaqti. Mr. Speaker, my question is for the Minister of Public Services and Procurement. On February 16, a letter signed by all indigenous members of ...

Voted Yes on Vote #256 Notice of a Ways and Means motion to implement certain provisions of the budget tabled in Parliament on ...

Voted No on Vote #255 That the debate be now adjourned.

Didn't vote on Vote #254 That this House do now adjourn.

Didn't vote on Vote #253 That the debate be now adjourned.

Voted No on Vote #252 That the Honourable Member for Mégantic—L'Érable be now heard.

Two weeks ago

Spoke at the Finance committee on Economic Growth in the Territories Thank you, Mr. Premier. Yes, I think it's no secret that it costs three times as much to operate anything in the north. I always say ...

Spoke in the House on Canada Revenue Agency Mr. Speaker, I have a question for the Minister of National Revenue. To help offset the high cost of living in the north, the government increased ...

Spoke at the Finance committee on Economic Growth in the Territories Thank you, Mr. Chair. I think you hit the nail on the head in your opening comments when you talked about the lack of public infrastructure. ...

Spoke at the Indigenous and Northern Affairs committee on Default Management and Prevention Policy Okay. Thank you, Madam Chair, and thank you, Mr. Bossio. Welcome to the witnesses. You mentioned earlier on that you're hearing a lot of talk from ...

A month ago

Mentioned by CBC.ca Canada's northernmost community seeks PM's help to weather climate change She approached MP Hunter Tootoo's office in Nunavut with this request at a meeting of Baffin mayors last week in Iqaluit. Tootoo's parliamentary assistant Henry Wright, said the MP is planning on visiting every community in his constituency over the ...

Mentioned by Yahoo News Canada's northernmost community seeks PM's help to weather climate change She approached MP Hunter Tootoo's office in Nunavut with this request at a meeting of Baffin mayors last week in Iqaluit. Tootoo's parliamentary assistant Henry Wright, said the MP is planning on visiting every community in his constituency over the ...

Spoke in the House on Infrastructure Qujannamiik uqaqti. Mr. Speaker, my question is for the Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Infrastructure and Communities, who is wearing an awesome tie. Community leaders ...

Spoke in the House on Indigenous Affairs Qujannamiik uqaqti. Mr. Speaker, when meeting with the Daughters of the Vote in the House this Wednesday, the Prime Minister reiterated how past governments have failed ...

Two months ago

Spoke in the House on Nunavut Qujannamiik uqaqti. Madam Speaker, I stand today to honour my father Batiste, and all Inuit of his generation. They were born and raised on the land, ...

Spoke in the House on Indigenous Affairs Mr. Speaker, my question is for the Prime Minister. On February 9, the Prime Minister, along with the Minister of Indigenous and Northern Affairs, the Minister ...

Spoke at the Fisheries committee on Bill S-208 Thank you, Mr. Chair. I'll start off by saying that this is a little less nerve-racking than the last time I appeared before this committee. [Witness ...

Mentioned by Winnipeg Free Press The ghosts of racists past Winnipeg Centre MP Robert-Falcon Ouellette, along with Independent MP Hunter Tootoo, Liberal MP Don Rusnak and NDP MP Romeo Saganash, presented a united front Thursday, calling on Prime Minister Justin Trudeau to rename Langevin Block ...

Spoke in the House on Health Qujannamiik uqaqti. Thank you, Madam Speaker. My question is for the Minister of Health. Adequate health care funding continues to be a serious issue in Nunavut. ...

Mentioned by Nunatsiaq News Indigenous MPs urge government to rename parliamentary building Nunavut MP Hunter Tootoo has added his voice to a group of Indigenous MPs asking the federal government to change the name of a building near Parliament Hill named after one of Canada's original advocates of the residential school system. The MPs ...

Spoke at the Indigenous and Northern Affairs committee on Suicide Among Indigenous Peoples and Communities Thank you, Madam Chair. Thank you, Gary, and welcome to both of you. I'll try to be quick. My colleague Romeo talked about political will. I ...

Mentioned by MetroNews Canada Indigenous MPs want name change for Langevin Block NDP Romeo Saganash speaks to reporters at a press conference on Parliament Hill on Thursday, while from left Liberal MP Don Rusnak, Independent MP Hunter Tootoo and Liberal MP Robert Falcon-Ouellette. By: Ryan Tumilty Metro Published on Thu Feb ...

Spoke at the Human Resources committee on Poverty Reduction Strategies Thank you, Mr. Long, and Mr. Chair and committee members, for giving me this opportunity. I think you can guess I'm going to focus specifically on ...

Spoke in the House on The Environment Mr. Speaker, my question is for the Minister of Environment and Climate Change. The climate change accord was signed this past December by Nunavut's premier, Peter ...

Mentioned by Macleans.ca Trudeau heads to Iqaluit on first visit to territories as PM Nunavut lost its representation inside the federal government last May when MP Hunter Tootoo resigned from his role as fisheries minister and left the Liberal caucus. Tootoo, who now sits as an independent MP for Nunavut, quit amid reports of a ...

Spoke at the Indigenous and Northern Affairs committee on Suicide Among Indigenous Peoples and Communities Okay. Thank you, Mr. Richards. This is another thing we've heard. I think everyone can acknowledge the fact that a lot of our indigenous communities within ...

Spoke at the Transport committee on Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) Regulations, Canadian Infrastructure Bank, and Infrastructure and Smart ... Thank you, Madam Chair. Thank you, Mr. Sikand. Welcome, Minister. It's good to see you. I was very pleased to hear you say in your opening ...