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NDP MP for Churchill—Keewatinook Aski (Manitoba)

Won her last election, in 2015, with 46% of the vote.

Today

Posted on Twitter People in Churchill saw the price of basic food sky rocket overnight. The federal government must step in. https://t.co/i0ocaFnpiG

Posted on Twitter Thank u for ur support @TiffanyBalducci! Looking forward to building a movement for justice with you and many!… https://t.co/lg1fn1cemb

Posted on Twitter Yes @iancborsuk! It was the best music and the best dancing! #ndpdanceparty #pride https://t.co/3h8w3lCRVU

Posted on Twitter Honoured @gotmysassypants. You are an inspiration to me and many. Thank u. Looking forward to building a movement f… https://t.co/CQFJmrWyVg

Yesterday

Posted on Twitter Justice & support for persons living with disabilities is long overdue social justice. Pls support the petition bel… https://t.co/bOeYDVf30h

Posted on Twitter Happy Pride!! #prideto #pridetoronto #ndp #lgbtq🌈 @ Pride Toronto https://t.co/5Z3aT7RBh7

Three days ago

Mentioned by iPolitics.ca (subscription) Lower the voting age to 16, NDP leadership candidates say Peter Julian, right, speaks as Guy Caron, left, Charlie Angus and Niki Ashton participate in the first debate of the federal NDP leadership race, in Ottawa on Sunday, March 12, 2017. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Justin Tang ...

This week

Mentioned by CBC.ca NDP leadership hopeful Charlie Angus visits Windsor "He is also very plainspoken and very outward spoken, and I admire that." Other NDP leadership candidates who stopped by the city include Niki Ashton, who visited about a month ago announcing her economic plan for the area and Guy Caron. The vote will ...

Didn't vote on Vote #342 on Bill C-311 Amend the Holidays Act (Remembrance Day)

Didn't vote on Vote #349 on Bill C-23 Respecting the preclearance of persons and goods in Canada and the United States

Didn't vote on Vote #348 on Bill C-25 Amend the Canada Business Corporations Act, the Canada Cooperatives Act, the Canada Not-for-profit Corporations Act, ...

Didn't vote on Vote #347 on Bill C-25 Amend the Canada Business Corporations Act, the Canada Cooperatives Act, the Canada Not-for-profit Corporations Act, ...

Didn't vote on Vote #346 on Bill S-3 Amend the Indian Act (elimination of sex-based inequities in registration)

Mentioned by My North Bay Now Angus makes big promise during NDP leadership race His goal is to end the ongoing practice of the Department of Justice challenging aboriginal rights in the courts. In total, five people are running for the NDP leadership. The others are B.C. MP Peter Julian, Niki Ashton, an MP from Manitoba, Quebec MP ...

Mentioned by The Barrie Examiner Federal NDP leadership hopeful makes a stop in Barrie Niki Ashton, NDP Member of Parliament for Churchill-Keewatinook Aski in Manitoba, is in the running to be the next federal leader of the party and brought her message to the party faithful on Monday during a stopover at the International Brotherhood of ...

A week ago

Mentioned by Thompson Citizen Churchill MP asks feds to nationalize Hudson Bay Railway and port Churchill-Keewatinook Aski MP and NDP leadership candidate Niki Ashton asked June 15 in the House of Commons if Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's Liberal government would step in to assist Churchill and nationalize the OmniTrax-owned port and the ...

Spoke in the House on Port of Churchill Mr. Speaker, Churchill, Manitoba is facing a crisis. Almost a year ago the port was shut down. Now it is the rail line. The community is ...

Spoke in the House on Northern Manitoba Mr. Speaker, today I rise to share the sense of frustration and abandonment that many face in our region of northern Manitoba, frustration that the federal ...

Mentioned by Yahoo News Canada (blog) 'A real disgrace': NDP, businesses call for federal help in Churchill "This is a real disgrace," said New Democrat MP Niki Ashton, (Churchill—Keewatinook Aski). "We have to be frank. It's a U.S. billionaire that is in some ways holding us hostage." The American owners of the rail line and Port of Churchill, OmniTrax ...

Three months ago

Spoke in the House on Public Safety Mr. Speaker, once again flooding has hit Manitoba. There are many evacuees and most are from first nations, including Peguis First Nation, the largest in Manitoba. ...

More than three months ago

Spoke in the House on Preclearance Act, 2016 Mr. Speaker, I am proud to stand in the House to speak in opposition to Bill C-23, a bill that we in the NDP have been ...

Spoke in the House on Economic Development Mr. Speaker, it took a whole year and a half for the Prime Minister to visit the Far North, but northerners are still waiting for action ...

Spoke in the House on Preclearance Act, 2016 Madam Speaker, I am proud of our position in the NDP, which stands in firm opposition to Bill C-23. It is not only a reflection of ...

Spoke in the House on Youth Mr. Speaker, questions are directed to the Minister of Youth and it is simply disrespectful that he refuses to answer any of them. While it is ...

Spoke at the Human Resources committee on Poverty Reduction Strategies Thank you very much, and thank you to all of our witness for very insightful presentations. Obviously, as is known, I have the honour of representing ...

Spoke in the House on Justice for Youth Mr. Speaker, just this week young people were told again by the government that they are to blame for their insecure job situation. Canadians of all ...

Spoke at the Indigenous and Northern Affairs committee on Suicide Among Indigenous Peoples and Communities Thank you, Chair, and thank you to our witnesses who are here today. Thank you for your powerful testimony, and to Ms. Johnson as well, who's ...

Spoke at the Human Resources committee on Poverty Reduction Strategies Great. Thank you very much to all of our witnesses for being here today, either in person or by videoconference. My first question today I will ...

Spoke at the Human Resources committee on Poverty Reduction Strategies Thank you very much. Thank you to all our witnesses for the very compelling testimony here today. Mr. Wood, I would also like to thank you ...

Spoke at the Human Resources committee on Poverty Reduction Strategies Thank you. Thank you to all of our witnesses today for your very insightful testimony on our study on poverty. Ms. Arte, I want to begin ...

Spoke at the Human Resources committee on Poverty Reduction Strategies Thank you to all of our witnesses today, in person and by video conference, for your presentations. I'll pick up on the theme of working with ...

Spoke at the Indigenous and Northern Affairs committee on Subject Matter of Bill S-3, An Act to amend the Indian Act ... Thank you very much for being here today to speak to such an important piece of legislation. I'd like to begin by relaying concerns that I'm ...

Spoke at the Human Resources committee on Poverty Reduction Strategies Thank you so much. Thank you to all of our witnesses who are here today to speak to this important issue. It's not lost on me ...

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-522 An Act to amend the Navigable Waters Protection Act (Saskatchewan lakes)

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-491 An Act to amend the Navigable Waters Protection Act (Bloodvein River and other rivers)

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-635 An Act to establish criteria and conditions in respect of funding for post-secondary education programs in order to ensure the quality, accessibility, public administration and accountability of those programs