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  • His favourite word is communities.

Liberal MP for Northwest Territories (Northwest Territories)

Won his last election, in 2015, with 48% of the vote.

Yesterday

Posted on Twitter Had a great time in Fort Simpson today speaking at the Dehcho Economic Readiness Forum #nwtpoli https://t.co/OEhquCTvaG

A week ago

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 No 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 No on Vote #234 That the Honourable Member for Foothills be now heard.

Posted on Twitter NEWS RELEASE: Member of Parliament Michael McLeod Discusses Budget 2017 https://t.co/mHObK8DsyG #nwtpoli

Posted on Twitter With @Bill_Morneau after the tabling of #Budget2017 : Building a Strong Middle Class. For more info, visit… https://t.co/YPZcUUe93o

Spoke at the Indigenous and Northern Affairs committee on Default Management and Prevention Policy Thank you for the presentation, Grand Chief. You've raised several issues around this table on different occasions. I think there is some real concern right across ...

Mentioned by Yahoo News Canada needs Hepatitis C testing strategy, says NWT MP The MP for the Northwest Territories is calling on the federal government to develop a national Hepatitis C education strategy. Michael McLeod used his member's statement in the House of Commons on Monday to push for a voluntary testing regime for ...

Posted on Twitter Racial discrimination has no place in Canada. @SohiAmarjeet and I wear red today to fight against stereotypes and i… https://t.co/V54ImDjuv1

Posted on Twitter Proud of this initiative to showcase Canada's diverse Veteran population. We would love to hear your stories!… https://t.co/EEWoyXGxD6

Spoke in the House on Hepatitis C Mr. Speaker, hepatitis C is a contagious viral infection that ranges in severity from mild illness lasting a few weeks to serious lifelong liver disease. NWT ...

Posted on Twitter Today in the House of Commons, I rose to speak about the importance of Hepatitis C testing. Video:… https://t.co/IKocceSqg7

Three weeks ago

Spoke at the Natural Resources committee on Clean Technology in Canada's Natural Resource Sectors I'm very interested in some of the comments that Céline Bak was making regarding some of the recommendations. I'm from the Northwest Territories, where we have ...

Spoke at the Indigenous and Northern Affairs committee on Default Management and Prevention Policy Thank you for the presentation. This is an issue I think that we're experiencing across Canada. It's a little bit different in the north because our ...

Spoke at the Natural Resources committee on Clean Technology in Canada's Natural Resource Sectors Thank you, Mr. Chair. I do have a couple of questions. Thank you for your presentations. I had a couple of questions pop up when listening ...

A month ago

Spoke at the Indigenous and Northern Affairs committee on Supplementary Estimates (C) 2016-17: Votes 1c and 10c under Department of Indian ... It's the other MP McLeod. Thank you, Madam Chair. Thank you, Minister, for your presentation to us today. First off, I want to say that I'm ...

Spoke at the Natural Resources committee on The Future of Canada’s Oil and Gas, Mining and Nuclear Sectors in ... Mr. Chairman, I'm curious, then. If the government should backstop the risk, does that mean we should also share potential revenues if there is a breakthrough ...

Spoke at the Indigenous and Northern Affairs committee on Suicide Among Indigenous Peoples and Communities I want to start by thanking both presenters here today. I appreciate all the work you've done on this issue and the attention you bring to ...

Spoke in the House on Violence Against Women and Children Mr. Speaker, today indigenous and non-indigenous people are pledging to help end violence against women and children. For the last six years, the Moose Hide Campaign ...

Spoke at the Indigenous and Northern Affairs committee on Suicide Among Indigenous Peoples and Communities Thank you. Thank you for your presentations. I certainly can relate to a lot of what you're saying. I'm from the Northwest Territories. We've been on ...

Two months ago

Mentioned by Yukon News Liberal cabinet shuffle leaves Canada's North in the cold With the resignation of Hunter Tootoo last year, Trudeau had N.W.T. MP Michael McLeod, Yukon MP Larry Bagnell, or Labrador MP Yvonne Jones to give some indication that the North actually matters to the Liberal government. With 13 years in federal ...

More than three months ago

Mentioned by My Yellowknife Now 'Make Every Vote Count,' Yellowknifers tell MP McLeod A group of Yellowknifers demonstrated outside Northwest Territories MP Michael McLeod's office Tuesday to say that they want the prime minister to honour his commitment to electoral reform. Yellowknife joined over 50 communities across Canada for 'Make ...

Mentioned by My Yellowknife Now 'Make Every Vote Count' Yellowknifers tell NWT MP A group of Yellowknifer's demonstrated at Liberal MP Michael McLeod's Tuesday to say that they want Justin Trudeau to honour his commitment to electoral reform. Yellowknife joined over 50 communities across Canada for “Make Every Vote Count”, ...

Spoke in the House on The Environment Mr. Speaker, today I am adding my voice to that of my colleague from the Yukon to speak about the need to protect the porcupine caribou ...

Spoke in the House on Criminal Code Mr. Speaker, I am pleased to rise today to speak in support of Bill C-235, an act to amend the Criminal Code and the Corrections and ...

Mentioned by My Yellowknife Now MP McLeod pays tribute to late Yellowknife activist Ruth Spence Northwest Territories MP Michael McLeod paid tribute to the late Ruth Spence in the House of Commons Tuesday. “I was fortunate enough to have met Ruth Spence over the last several years and known of her lasting impact on the city of Yellowknife,” ...

Mentioned by My Yellowknife Now NWT MP pays tribute to late Yellowknife activist Ruth Spence Northwest Territories MP Michael McLeod paid tribute to the late Ruth Spence at the House of Commons Tuesday. “I was fortunate enough to have met Ruth Spence over the last several years and known of her lasting impact on the city of Yellowknife,” ...

Spoke in the House on Ruth Spence Mr. Speaker, on October 16, Ruth Spence, a long-time northerner, volunteer, women's and children's advocate, and municipal politician passed away just short of her 90th birthday. ...

Spoke in the House on Fisheries and Oceans Mr. Speaker, for many years, the people of the lnuvialuit communities, especially Paulatuk, and environmental and conservation organizations have been advocating to protect the sensitive ecosystem ...

Spoke in the House on Housing Mr. Speaker, in the north we have a high need for investment to supply suitable and affordable housing. I would like to ask the minister about ...

Spoke in the House on Natural Resources Mr. Speaker, on September 20, De Beers Canada and its joint venture partner, Mountain Province Diamonds, celebrated the official opening of the Gahcho Kué mine, located ...