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  • Her favourite word is environmental.

NDP MP for Edmonton Strathcona (Alberta)

Won her last election, in 2015, with 44% of the vote.

Two days ago

Posted on Twitter Enjoyed chatting with Lorne Gladu CEO Rupertsland Institute & April Gladue Indigenous Initiatives ⁦@UAlbertaLaw⁩… https://t.co/HoYIS0sDfV

Posted on Twitter Beautiful music Until 9PM tonight at Indigenous People’s Festival at Expo Center #IndigenousPeoplesDay… https://t.co/6WSKr7O7Q6

Three days ago

Posted on Twitter Canadians are proud of our humanitarian and compassionate effort. Let us continue to stand firm as a beacon of hope… https://t.co/652whiC8Oc

This week

Spoke in the House on Petitions Mr. Speaker, this will be my last opportunity to table a petition on behalf of my constituents. It is my honour to table yet another petition ...

Posted on Twitter On World Refugee Day I wish to thank Canadians who have generously supported refugees in their communities and call… https://t.co/6jM56eQEYx

Posted on Twitter I joined colleagues in the House today to share how saddened we all are at the passing of @MPmarkwarawa, a kind and… https://t.co/94xFghVInb

Voted No on Vote #1379 on Bill C-75 Amend the Criminal Code, the Youth Criminal Justice Act and other Acts and to make ...

Voted No on Vote #1378 on Bill C-75 Amend the Criminal Code, the Youth Criminal Justice Act and other Acts and to make ...

Voted Yes on Vote #1377 Private Members' Business M-173 (Diabetes Awareness Month)

Voted Yes on Vote #1376 on Bill C-331 Amend the Federal Courts Act (international promotion and protection of human rights)

Voted No on Vote #1375 Ways and Means motion No. 34

Posted on Twitter Thx Fin for your years of dedicated work to seek this ban https://t.co/sv63vcnhd8

A week ago

Spoke in the House on Mackenzie Valley Resource Management Act Madam Speaker, I would like to thank the hon. member. I am a great admirer. She clearly stands up for the rights of the people of ...

Spoke in the House on Questions Passed as Orders for Returns With regard to Canada’s commitment in the Feminist International Assistance Policy to join global partnerships that promote sexual and reproductive health and rights (SRHR) for women ...

Spoke in the House on Questions on the Order Paper With regard to Canada’s commitment to the 2030 Sustainable Development Goals and the Feminist International Development Policy: (a) what portion of Canada’s official development assistance in ...

Spoke in the House on Petitions Mr. Speaker, I have three petitions to present to the House today. The first petition is e-petition 2172. It contains the signatures of 1,836 Albertans. The ...

Two weeks ago

Spoke in the House on Canadian Environmental Bill of Rights moved that Bill C-438, An Act to enact the Canadian Environmental Bill of Rights and to make related amendments to other Acts, be read the second ...

Spoke in the House on Members Not Seeking Re-Election to the 43rd Parliament Mr. Speaker, I hope I am not getting all this applause because my colleagues are glad to see the backside of me. I will have a ...

Spoke in the House on Petitions Mr. Speaker, I have three petitions to table. The first is e-petition 1984 on the protection of the environment. This petition was established by a retired ...

Three weeks ago

Spoke at the Foreign Affairs committee on Main Estimates 2019-20: Votes 1, 5, 10, 15, 20, L25, 30, 35, ... You can see why I asked the question. This is a broader question that many are asking—many who have provided emergency assistance and many who have ...

A month ago

Spoke at the Foreign Affairs committee on Briefing on the Human Rights Situation in Crimean Thank you very much, Your Excellency. It's always good to have you here. Mr. Dzhemilev, welcome back to Canada again. I have to say on behalf ...

Two months ago

Spoke at the Finance committee on Bill C-97 Thank you very much, Mr. Chair. It's a pleasure to join you at the finance committee. I'm particularly interested in the testimony of Mr. Richter and ...

Three months ago

Spoke at the International Trade committee on Revocation of Richardson International’s Export Registration by China I just met with some of the Alberta growers who suggested to me that there have been some sales of canola oil to China. Do we ...

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-438 An Act to enact the Canadian Environmental Bill of Rights and to make related amendments to other Acts

Spoke at the Procedure and House Affairs committee on Parallel Debating Chambers Here's my perspective, having been here for 11 years. Rather than going back in deep dark history when we burned the place down, why would we ...

Spoke at the Foreign Affairs committee on Briefing from The Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria, Situations ... It's encouraging that Canada is giving a 24% increase, but of course we're still only at one-third of what we should be donating globally. We'll just ...

More than three months ago

Spoke at the Foreign Affairs committee on Canada's Role in International Support for Democratic Development I have to say that personally I find you the most important witnesses we've had here, and I wish we could have you all day. Some ...

Spoke at the Justice committee on Bill C-417 Yes. Thank you very much. Of course, I wasn't part of the committee when you reviewed this. I certainly also want to thank Mr. Farrant. It's ...

Mentioned by Hill Times 'Ambitious' feminist aid targets potential victim of Liberal 'gender washing,' says report The report “hits the nail on the head,” and “speaks to the concerns” Conservative MP Ziad Aboultaif said he's been having, while NDP MP Linda Duncan, said it's “mirroring” her own concerns. Conservative MP Ziad Aboultaif says Global Affairs Canada ...

Mentioned by Macleans.ca Georgina Jolibois: The voice of the remote, fly-in outpost As the Bloc environment critic, she has developed amiable working relationships with MPs like Green Leader Elizabeth May and NDP MP Linda Duncan. But Pauzé is capable of sending a tough message, too. Last month, for instance, she took aim at Andrew ...

Mentioned by HuffPost Canada Canada Should Be Legally Bound To Its Climate Promises That's around the time that Edmonton-Strathcona MP Linda Duncan rose to speak, calling for "climate change accountability." It might have just been a clever turn of phrase, but it reminded me of the last time I was in the House of Commons watching ...

Mentioned by The Gateway Online Linda Duncan reflects on her time representing Edmonton-Strathcona Linda Duncan reflects on her time representing Edmonton-Strathcona. Duncan, who was first ... Linda Duncan, the only New Democratic Party MP in Alberta, announced on August 28 that she would not be running in the 2019 federal election. She had been ...

Mentioned by VUE Weekly Federal Conservatives Eye Edmonton Strathcona as Lauded MP Linda Duncan Announces Her Retirement in 2019 New Democrat MP and kooky aunt of Edmonton Strathcona Linda Duncan announced she would not be running for re-election in 2019 last week. This announcement comes with the promise of an end to Duncan's 10-year reign in the riding and with the ...

Mentioned by CBC.ca The House: Canada negotiates for new version of NAFTA NDP MP Linda Duncan and six others from the party will not be running in 2019. (Justin Tang/Canadian Press). Outgoing NDP MP Linda Duncan says it's "purely coincidental" that so many of her fellow caucus members are leaving politics at the same time.

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-304 An Act to amend the Railway Safety Act and the Canadian Environmental Assessment Act, 2012 (transport of dangerous goods by rail)

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-202 An Act to establish a Canadian Environmental Bill of Rights and to make a related amendment to another Act

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-634 An Act to establish a Canadian Environmental Bill of Rights

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-529 An Act to amend the Navigable Waters Protection Act (Slave River)

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-496 An Act to amend the Navigable Waters Protection Act (Kicking Horse River and Clearwater River)

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-488 An Act respecting a National Hockey Day