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Liberal MP for Markham—Stouffville (Ontario)

Won her last election, in 2015, with 49% of the vote.

Yesterday

Posted on Twitter Thanks @jp_gladu for visiting the Markham-Stouffville Youth Council today. Fantastic opportunity for all of us to l… https://t.co/xJTttBU6yK

Posted on Twitter ICYMI you can download the #LancetCanada series on Canada's leadership on health: https://t.co/12Bd2SPCj1 & it look… https://t.co/AsA9usk0kJ

Two days ago

Posted on Twitter Yes I did. Because TRC Call to Action 18 says: "We call upon the federal, provincial, territorial, and Aboriginal g… https://t.co/6u7LtOabAT

Posted on Twitter @eamorris_ @docdanielle Actually I’m not blaming the past federal government - merely responding to TRC Call to Act… https://t.co/a4S4uqx5DZ

Three days ago

Posted on Twitter My deep sympathy to Tina Fontaine's family and community. Tina's story shows our failure to protect the safety & we… https://t.co/mQzi2HJAAW

This week

Posted on Twitter So impressed with the vision and determination of the Nations of Treaty 8 in the opening of an Urban Office for Chi… https://t.co/29jrLvSa6O

A week ago

Spoke in the House on Indigenous Affairs Mr. Speaker, we are absolutely committed to ensuring that no first nations child goes without the care he or she needs. Since November 2015, we have ...

Spoke in the House on Indigenous Peoples and Canada's Justice System Mr. Chair, I want to reassure the Minister of Justice that, like other members in this House, I am delighted that she is putting a priority ...

Voted No on Vote #453 on Bill C-378 Amend the Department of Veterans Affairs Act (fairness principles)

Voted Yes on Vote #452 on Bill S-228 Amend the Food and Drugs Act (prohibiting food and beverage marketing directed at children)

Voted No on Vote #451 on Bill C-371 Respecting the prevention of radicalization through foreign funding and making related amendments to the Income ...

Voted No on Vote #450 Opposition Motion (Trans Mountain Expansion Project )

Voted Yes on Vote #449 on Bill C-50 Amend the Canada Elections Act (political financing)

Spoke in the House on Indigenous Affairs Mr. Speaker, I hope all members in the House will join me in celebrating the fact that today 11 long-term drinking water advisories were lifted in ...

Two weeks ago

Spoke in the House on Indigenous Affairs Mr. Speaker, I am very delighted to answer this question. In fact, it gives me an opportunity to talk about a new fiscal relationship, a fiscal ...

Mentioned by SooToday Funding announced for Batchewana First Nation tech upgrades Today, together with Batchewana First Nation Chief Dean Sayers, Terry Sheehan, MP for Sault Ste. Marie, announced – on behalf of the Honourable Jane Philpott, Minister of Indigenous Services – funding for Batchewana First Nation to modernize its ...

Three weeks ago

Mentioned by Winnipeg Free Press Ottawa moves to cover shortfall in First Nations child welfare "This is another step today, but certainly lots has been done," MP Jane Philpott says. OTTAWA — The federal government opened the taps Thursday to bridge a long-standing, discriminatory funding gap against First Nations children in child welfare — a ...

Mentioned by APTN News The political panel is back and takes aim at the department of Indigenous services The N2N political panel was back Thursday after a six week absence and Indigenous Services Minister Jane Philpott was the topic of discussion. In the past few weeks, Philpott has made a number of announcements and promises. Her department called an ...

Spoke in the House on Indigenous Affairs Mr. Speaker, I thank the hon. member for his commitment to work with us on this extremely important issue. Our government is firmly committed to addressing ...

Mentioned by Belleville Intelligencer Funds address weather woes Funds address weather woes. By Tim Meeks, Trentonian. Thursday, February 1, 2018 12:59:28 EST PM. Intelligencer file photo MP Mike Bossio (first from left), Mohawk CAO David Souliere, Chief R Donald Maracle and Jane Philpott, the Minister of Indigenous ...

Mentioned by Truro Daily News MPs push for RCMP communications centre move to Millbrook Federal Indigenous Services Minister Jane Philpott and Cumberland- Colchester MP Bill Casey are backing a proposal by Millbrook First Nation to move an RCMP communications centre to the community. Casey raised concerns after becoming aware of plans to ...

Mentioned by Truro Daily News MPs push for RCMP communications centre move to Millbrook Federal Indigenous Services Minister Jane Philpott and Cumberland- Colchester MP Bill Casey are backing a proposal by Millbrook First Nation to move an RCMP communications centre to the community. Casey raised concerns after becoming aware of plans to ...

Three months ago

Spoke in the House on Indigenous Affairs Mr. Speaker, 10 years ago today in this House, a motion was passed in honour of Jordan River Anderson, a first nations child who was denied ...

Spoke in the House on Indigenous Affairs Mr. Speaker, National Chief Bellegarde and I received a report which lays out recommendations for a new fiscal relationship. We are working with first nations on ...

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. Thanks to all of you for welcoming me here today with my honourable colleague, the Minister of Crown-Indigenous Relations and Northern Affairs. ...

Spoke in the House on Indigenous Affairs Mr. Speaker, our government recognizes Jordan's principle, which affirms that all first nation children should get the care and services they need no matter where they ...

More than three months ago

Spoke at the Health committee on Main Estimates 2017-18: Votes 1 and 5 under Canadian Food Inspection Agency, ... Thank you, Mr. Chair. I appreciate being invited here today to discuss Health Canada's 2017-18 main estimates and our proposed spending, which has been identified as ...

Spoke at the Health committee on Development of a National Pharmacare Program and Briefing on the Opioid Summit I would be happy to make a statement. Thank you, Mr. Chair, and members of the committee, for the opportunity to come and be with you ...

Introduced legislation Government bill C-37 An Act to amend the Controlled Drugs and Substances Act and to make related amendments to other Acts

Spoke at the Indigenous and Northern Affairs committee on Suicide Among Indigenous Peoples and Communities and Ministerial Mandate of the Minister ... Thank you. As I was saying, I want to express my condolences to the families and let it be known that, like it is for you, ...

Spoke at the Justice committee on Subject Matter of Bill C-14, An Act to amend the Criminal Code ... Thank you, Mr. Chair. I will be making a few comments in French as well, for those who need the earphones. Mr. Chair and honourable committee ...

Spoke at the Health committee on Main Estimates 2016-17: Votes 1 and 5 under Canadian Food Inspection Agency, ... The Standing Committee on Health, as you know, is proud of its achievements in times gone by and currently. It has a lot of experience when ...