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  • Her favourite word is rail.

NDP MP for Edmonton Strathcona (Alberta)

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

Yesterday

Spoke in the House on The Budget Mr. Speaker, I certainly would agree with the hon. member that it makes way more sense to make investments upfront with respect to the environment, because ...

Voted No on Vote #238 That the debate be now adjourned.

Voted Yes on Vote #237 That, in the opinion of the House, the government should: ( a) recognize the need to quell the ...

Voted Yes on Vote #236 on Bill C-323 Amend the Income Tax Act (rehabilitation of historic property)

Voted Yes on Vote #235 That the Fifth Report of the Standing Committee on Human Resources, Skills and Social Development and the Status ...

Voted Yes on Vote #234 That the Honourable Member for Foothills be now heard.

Posted on Twitter @HeritageForward 100% agree increased support to protect our treasured heritage needed from all levels of government

Posted on Twitter Nathan Cullen NDP Democratic Reform Critic tables petition from 130, 000 CDNS asking PM To deliver promised elections reform #democracy

Two days ago

Posted on Twitter Great news additional fed support for affordable & social housing sorely needed for Edmonton's struggling renters & homeless #budget2017

Posted on Twitter Stunned Liberals defied CDN Hn Rts Tribunal & refused comparable funding for education, services for indigenous children #budget2015

Posted on Twitter Great program potential in budget supporting shift to renewables & efficiency, retraining but spending delayed or dragged out #budget2017

Posted on Twitter fed budget increase fresh water protection, Great Lakes, Lake Winnipeg, but not restored to levels pre Harper cuts or other waters #budget

Three days ago

Spoke in the House on The Environment Mr. Speaker, many were shocked by the announced cuts to the United States Environmental Protection Agency, including severe cuts to bilateral commitments on the Great Lakes. ...

This week

Spoke in the House on Operation UNIFIER Madam Chair, it is my privilege to stand to speak to this take-note debate. First, I want to speak about the Edmonton Ukrainian Canadian community and ...

A week ago

Mentioned by News Talk 770 Calgary Peter Watts: Economic development vs the environment Sunday morning, I was reminded yet again about the challenges of trying to foster a strong economy in this province while not putting the environment in peril in the process. Linda Duncan, a New Democrat MP from Edmonton, was a guest on the Alberta ...

Two weeks ago

Spoke in the House on Business of Supply Mr. Speaker, I too am frustrated that the member has not in any way addressed what the critical issues are before the House today. I raised ...

Spoke in the House on The Environment Mr. Speaker, Imperial Oil proposes to inject an untested solvent for in situ recovery of bitumen, potentially contaminating ground and surface waters. Yet the environment minister ...

A month ago

Spoke in the House on Preclearance Act, 2016 Mr. Speaker, it is nice that we have some levity, but this is a serious matter before us. When I was the head of law and ...

Spoke in the House on Ottawa River Watershed Mr. Speaker, as we have discussed here, Motion No. 104 calls for actions to protect the Ottawa watershed. I would like to thank the hon. member ...

Spoke in the House on Business of Supply Mr. Speaker, I will be splitting my time with the member for Rosemont—La Petite-Patrie. It is an interesting debate this morning. I have looked at the ...

Two months ago

Mentioned by Calgary Herald Cooper: Progressives refuse to agree that people can simply disagree At an event in Edmonton held to express solidarity with the recent Woman's March in Washington, D.C., Linda Duncan, a local NDP MP, exhorted the crowd to “be angry.” One man, Jason Dion Bews, appears to have exemplified that spirit. He's accused of ...

Three months ago

Mentioned by The Ukrainian Weekly (press release) (subscription) Holodomor commemorated on Parliament Hill Linda Duncan (MP, Edmonton-Stratchcona in Alberta) spoke on behalf of the New Democratic Party Caucus. “It is important that as elected officials we continue to stand together in speaking against any current atrocities, including in Ukraine. Towards ...

More than three months ago

Mentioned by Hill Times (subscription) NDP MP Linda Duncan blasts government over tanker threat to endangered West Coast orcas Linda Duncan, the lone New Democrat MP elected in Alberta, is bucking NDP Premier Rachel Notley's support for the federal cabinet's approval of a new Kinder Morgan Trans Mountain oil pipeline to the B.C. coast. On Tuesday, Prime Minister Justin ... Ms ...

Spoke at the Environment committee on A Review of The Canadian Environmental Protection Act, 1999 I'll try to be relatively brief. I'm a little bit puzzled by what some of my colleagues were saying on the other side, because we do ...

Mentioned by Hill Times (subscription) NDP MP Linda Duncan blasts government over tanker threat to endangered West Coast orcas Linda Duncan, the lone New Democrat MP elected in Alberta, is bucking NDP Premier Rachel Notley's support for the federal cabinet's approval of a new Kinder Morgan Trans Mountain oil pipeline to the B.C. coast. On Tuesday, Prime Minister Justin ... Ms ...

Spoke at the Environment committee on A Review of The Canadian Environmental Protection Act, 1999 Thanks. I'm curious about what's happening with equivalency on the ground, and the reasons. I also have to say that I am disappointed. I requested that ...

Spoke at the Environment committee on A Review of The Canadian Environmental Protection Act, 1999 Thank you very much. I'd like to put my second question to the Canadian Electricity Association. I've worked with the Canadian Electricity Association since about the ...

Spoke at the Environment committee on A Review of The Canadian Environmental Protection Act, 1999 As I expected, this is a stellar panel. I wish we could have had each one of you for two hours. What I'm hearing is, in ...

Mentioned by VUE Weekly News Roundup Nov. 17, 2016 Edmonton Strathcona M.P. Linda Duncan (NDP critic for environment and climate change) and Edmonton Mayor Don Iveson join the Canadian delegation at the United Nations Climate Change Conference (COP22) in Marrakech, Morocco from Nov. 7 to 18.

Spoke at the Environment committee on A Review of The Canadian Environmental Protection Act, 1999 Thank you. I want to thank all three of the witnesses. I appreciate your making yourselves available. I think I only have time for questions for ...

Spoke at the Government Operations committee on Canada Post Thanks very much. We've had some great testimony today. I'm simply sitting in as one of the local MPs while my colleague goes on to other ...

Spoke at the Government Operations committee on Canada Post Thank you very much. I want to thank all three of you for coming all the way out here—apologies that you had to leave Edmonton to ...

Spoke at the Environment committee on A Review of The Canadian Environmental Protection Act, 1999 Thank you to both of you. It's interesting information, but I wish I had half an hour to ask questions, so we'll probably need to have ...

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

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-327 An Act to establish a national literacy policy