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NDP MP for Winnipeg Centre (Manitoba)

Won their last election, in 2019, with 41% of the vote.

A week ago

Spoke at the Indigenous and Northern Affairs committee on Subject Matter of Bill C-15, An Act respecting the United Nations Declaration ... Thank you so much, Chair. My last question is for Madam Shea or Madam Flynn. The study of the UN expert mechanism on the rights of ...

Two weeks ago

Spoke in the House on Velma’s House Mr. Speaker, I congratulate the families of MMIWG2S, survivors of violence and advocates who have been fighting for years to see Velma’s House open in Winnipeg ...

Voted Yes on Vote #79 Opposition Motion (Instructions to the Standing Committee on Access to Information, Privacy and Ethics and to the Standing ...

Voted Yes on Vote #80 Opposition Motion (Instructions to the Standing Committee on Access to Information, Privacy and Ethics and to the Standing ...

Voted Yes on Vote #81 Concurrence in Supplementary Estimates (C), 2020-21

Voted Yes on Vote #82 on Bill C-26

Voted Yes on Vote #83 on Bill C-26

Spoke at the Human Resources committee on Review of the Employment Insurance Program, Main Estimates 2021-22: Vote 1 under ... Thank you so much, Chair. Thank you, Minister, for being with us today. Canada lost over 22,000 people as a result of the pandemic. Almost 16,000 ...

Spoke at the Indigenous and Northern Affairs committee on Subject Matter of Bill C-15, An Act respecting the United Nations Declaration ... I say that because I know that, with Bill C-262, the AFNQL adopted a unanimous resolution in support of it. We now have on the table—and ...

Spoke in the House on Business of Supply Mr. Speaker, I will be sharing my time with the hon. member for Edmonton Strathcona. COVID-19 has been a tragic time for many, especially for the ...

Three weeks ago

Spoke at the Human Resources committee on Supplementary Estimates (C), 2020-21: Vote 1c under Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation ... Minister, because we have a limited amount of time, I want to remind you that the PBO report just came out citing a shortage of 9,000 ...

A month ago

Spoke at the Indigenous and Northern Affairs committee on Subject Matter of Bill C-15, An Act respecting the United Nations Declaration ... I have a very limited amount of time. The reason I ask is that we know that risk disclosure is a warning you must provide investors, ...

Spoke in the House on Climate Emergency Action Act Madam Speaker, I want to thank my hon. colleagues, particularly from the New Democratic Party, whose wisdom and power today pierce my heart and gives me ...

Spoke at the Human Resources committee on Review of the Employment Insurance Program Thank you so much. Especially as someone who started her career as an early childhood educator, I also support a national child care plan. My next ...

Spoke in the House on Correctional Service Canada Mr. Speaker, this past month, two men from Sagkeeng First Nation in Manitoba died while in custody at Stony Mountain federal penitentiary. My condolences go out ...

Spoke in the House on Indigenous Affairs Mr. Speaker, last Thursday we heard very sad news that another indigenous woman had been murdered in the city of Winnipeg. She was loved and cherished ...

Two months ago

Spoke at the Human Resources committee on Bill C-220 Thank you so much, Chair. I just want to start out by thanking Paul Adams for his very touching sharing about his wife. To Kelly Masotti, ...

Spoke at the Human Resources committee on Review of the Employment Insurance Program It's obvious that the current EI system needs to be revised. We had people testify before committee last week. However, we also need to recognize that ...

Spoke in the House on Criminal Code Mr. Speaker, I want to make remarks on the use of the very ableist and possessive language my colleague used when speaking about “our” indigenous and ...

Spoke in the House on Committees of the House Mr. Speaker, I just want to point out that I found the hon. member's sky-is-falling mockery really disrespectful, particularly with the Liberals' non-vaccine rollout that is ...

Spoke in the House on COVID-19 Emergency Response Mr. Speaker, throughout the pandemic, front-line organizations in Winnipeg Centre and across the country have used additional COVID funding to provide life-saving services for low-income families, ...

More than three months ago

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-232 An Act respecting a Climate Emergency Action Framework