House of Commons photo

Track Niki

Your Say

In Parliament

Elsewhere

Crucial Fact

  • Her favourite word is young.

NDP MP for Churchill—Keewatinook Aski (Manitoba)

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

Today

Posted on Twitter Proud to stand w/ my colleague @GeorginaNDP calling on the government to make #NationalIndigenousPeoplesDay a statu… https://t.co/2TKpLczKI4

Yesterday

Didn't vote on Vote #875 on Bill C-64 Respecting wrecks, abandoned, dilapidated or hazardous vessels and salvage operations

Didn't vote on Vote #874 on Bill C-64 Respecting wrecks, abandoned, dilapidated or hazardous vessels and salvage operations

Didn't vote on Vote #873 on Bill C-59 Respecting national security matters

Didn't vote on Vote #872 on Bill C-59 Respecting national security matters

Didn't vote on Vote #871 on Bill C-59 Respecting national security matters

Posted on Twitter Proud to stand with a champion for justice for Palestine and an incredibly courageous Canadian, Dr Tarek Loubani.… https://t.co/Ob2QNkI3JO

Mentioned by CBC.ca Future of kids at stake as poverty rates in Manitoba ridings among highest in Canada The riding, represented by NDP MP Niki Ashton, topped the list in the report, which breaks down child poverty rates according to federal riding. "What's at stake is the future of millions of kids and what's at stake is really how well our economy and ...

Two days ago

Spoke in the House on Rail Transportation Mr. Speaker, the year-long failure by the federal government and Omnitrax to get Churchill's railway and port back on track has cost Churchill and our north ...

Posted on Twitter The year-long failure by both the Liberal Govt and Omnitrax have cost our North dearly. Instead of prioritizing old… https://t.co/MbA1HZA3Fc

Posted on Twitter I'm now live with @GuyCaronNPD, @GeorginaNDP & @BrianMasseMP to responding to the Campaign 2000 report on high rate… https://t.co/qYNIBk2c8B

Posted on Twitter At 2:20 pm Central (3:20 pm Eastern), I will be holding a press conference with fellow New Democrats MPs Guy Caron,… https://t.co/rxflVWNxG5

This week

Posted on Twitter Especially now! Thanks for sharing the sentiment @CrystalMWarner https://t.co/UvnBxBGoBZ

A week ago

Spoke in the House on Youth Challenges Mr. Speaker, a few weeks ago the Prime Minister spoke at the NYU graduation in the U.S. While he philosophized in the U.S., here at home ...

Two weeks ago

Mentioned by Hill Times Tory, NDP leadership candidates still owe thousands in campaign debts MP Niki Ashton (Churchill-Keewatinook Aski, Man.), whose file shows $6,523 owed to suppliers and a $9,500 personal contribution, did not provide an updated total but in an emailed statement said “all money borrowed” will be paid back. The prospect of ...

Mentioned by Winnipeg Free Press NDP seeks explanation for fire evacuation delays In a letter to four ministers sent Friday morning, northern Manitoba MP Niki Ashton slams both governments for a “refusal to accept responsibility for the delays,” co-signed by provincial NDP MLAs Tom Lindsey and Amanda Lathlin. “I've heard from people ...

Spoke in the House on Questions Passed as Orders for Returns ) With regard to Aboriginal Head Start on Reserve and Aboriginal Head Start in Urban and Northern Communities: (a) what amount has been allocated for every ...

Three weeks ago

Mentioned by Winnipeg Free Press Churchill residents stew as Ottawa shells out for pipeline NDP MP Niki Ashton, who represents northern Manitoba, has asked for Ottawa to nationalize both assets since the 2016 port layoffs, hosted a news conference Tuesday on Parliament Hill, alongside Stover. "We've been calling for the government to stand up ...

Spoke in the House on Indigenous Affairs Mr. Speaker, last week the people of Little Grand Rapids, Manitoba, were terrified. It is an isolated community where 630 people crowded into a smoke-filled school ...

Mentioned by Wire Service Canada (press release) Media Release: Former Federal NDP Leadership Candidate Niki Ashton MP Bolsters Provincial ONDP Campaign in ... “Voters in Ontario want change for the better, and I am very excited to welcome the inspiring Member of Parliament for Churchill—Keewatinook Aski, Niki Ashton MP, to come and meet Ontario South voters with me,” added ONDP candidate Eleanor Fast.

A month ago

Spoke in the House on Health Mr. Speaker, whether it is comments in this House or messages we hear outside, it is clear that the fight for women's equality is far from ...

Spoke in the House on Keethan Lobster, Matthew Moore-Spence, and Terrence Spence Mr. Speaker, today I rise to celebrate the lives of Keethan Lobster, Matthew Moore-Spence, and Terrence Spence. These beautiful, bright 13- and 11-year-old boys from Nisichawayasihk ...

Spoke in the House on Employment Insurance Mr. Speaker, Canadians fighting for their lives can no longer wait. We have asked the same question over and over, and we are seeing the same ...

Mentioned by Thompson Citizen MP remembers Nelson House collision victims in House of Commons niki ashton may 8 house of commons. Churchill-Keewatinook Aski NDP MP Niki Ashton celebrated the lives of Keethan Lobster, Matthew Moore-Spence and Terrence Spence in the House of Commons May 8. Churchill-Keewatinook Aski NDP MP Niki Ashton celebrated ...

Two months ago

Spoke in the House on Status of Women Mr. Speaker, we have heard that the attack in Toronto may have been inspired by the misogynistic and hateful movement “incels”. We must acknowledge that attacks ...

Three months ago

Spoke at the Indigenous and Northern Affairs committee on Supplementary Estimates (C), 2017-18: Votes 1c and 10c under Department of Indian ... Thank you, Madam Chair. Thank you, Minister. I will be sharing my time with my colleague, Georgina Jolibois. I would like to raise two key points, ...

More than three months ago

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 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 ...

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