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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 Excited to be in @Erin_Weir's neck of the woods October 7th for #yqr #GenYAsksY consultaiton! 5-7pm @TheBushwakker https://t.co/IY0bd0shz0

Yesterday

Posted on Twitter First Nations oppose this. Proud to stand with them. As for Libs #notRealChange https://t.co/U1UTDIhE83

Voted Yes on Vote #109 That the House call on the government to respect the custom of regional representation when making appointments to ...

Posted on Twitter I helped Joe Comartin move and it didn't cost taxpayers $200,000, by @tornadomoncur https://t.co/JGcrB4b7bm # via @HuffPostCanada #realtalk

Posted on Twitter Hey #Winnipeg! I'm really looking forward to continuing the #GenYAsksY consultation in my home province. RSVP:… https://t.co/xtdTZjzB9G

Two days ago

Posted on Twitter Latest comments make me think of workers who talked about bad working conditions at the Trump Hotel in Toronto #notleadership #exploitation

Posted on Twitter Trumped up Trickle down doesn't work. #goodone #debatenight

This week

Mentioned by iPolitics.ca (subscription) Niki Ashton's plan to save the NDP Since March, Niki Ashton, Member of Parliament for Churchill-Keewatinook Aski and NDP critic for Jobs, Employment and Workforce Development, has been doing just that. She has been ... Do you make those kinds of comments about male MP's? No you ...

Mentioned by iPolitics.ca (subscription) Niki Ashton's plan to save the NDP Since March, Niki Ashton, Member of Parliament for Churchill-Keewatinook Aski and NDP critic for Jobs, Employment and Workforce Development, has been doing just that. She has been travelling across the country, holding town halls with millennials and ...

A week ago

Voted Yes on Vote #108 on Bill C-232 Amend the Excise Act, 2001 (spirits)

Voted No on Vote #107 on Bill C-229 Amend the Criminal Code and the Corrections and Conditional Release Act and to make related ...

Voted Yes on Vote #106 on Bill C-221 Amend the Criminal Code (sports betting)

Voted No on Vote #105 That the Standing Committee on Finance be instructed to undertake a study to prepare and bring in a ...

Mentioned by OurWindsor.ca Millennials find the price is right for pets, not houses: Teitel When I interviewed New Democrat MP Niki Ashton last week about her efforts to improve the precarious work situations affecting the millennial generation, a few keywords emerged from our discussion. Chief among them: “Hopelessness,” “insecurity,” and ...

Spoke in the House on Port of Churchill Mr. Speaker, this has been a tough summer for Canadians in terms of job losses, and northern Manitoba has been one of the regions hardest hit. ...

Spoke in the House on Food and Drugs Act Mr. Speaker, I want to thank my colleague for her incredible leadership on this issue in standing up for not just us as New Democrats but ...

Mentioned by NorthBayNipissing.com WADA confirms another hacking of its athletes database NDP MP Niki Ashton is in the middle of a cross-country tour of sorts,... Back-to-school · Environment · Family · Food · Home and Garden · Life · Money Matters · Obituaries · uReport · Wellness. 8 hours ago Ontario environment officials concerned that ...

Mentioned by NorthBayNipissing.com Frenchman Gasquet faces Croatia's Coric in Davis Cup SFs NDP MP Niki Ashton is in the middle of a cross-country tour of sorts,... Back-to-school · Environment · Family · Food · Home and Garden · Life · Money Matters · Obituaries · uReport · Wellness. 10 hours ago Ontario environment officials concerned that ...

Mentioned by OurWindsor.ca MP Niki Ashton battling perceptions about millennials: Teitel Early last week, on a stormy evening in downtown Toronto, 34-year-old New Democrat MP Niki Ashton led a town hall discussion about “Precarious Work in the Millennial Generation.” Ashton, who represents the Manitoba riding of Churchill-Keewatinook Aski ...

Three months ago

Spoke in the House on Indigenous Affairs Mr. Speaker, what is missing here is federal leadership. The fact is that some progress was made on this file under the previous government, but the ...

More than three months ago

Spoke at the Indigenous and Northern Affairs committee on Suicide Among Indigenous Peoples and Communities Thanks so much for being here today and for the important work you do. I'm very proud of the work that the four friendship centres in ...

Spoke at the Human Resources committee on Temporary Foreign Worker Program Thank you, and thank you to all our witnesses for being here today for this important study. Based on the testimony we have heard over the ...

Spoke in the House on National Anthem Act Madam Speaker, I am proud to rise today in the House to speak to Bill C-210, an act to amend the National Anthem Act, particularly as ...

Spoke at the Human Resources committee on Temporary Foreign Worker Program I appreciate the clarification, although the quote I read refers to temporary foreign workers. Again, what I'm seeking here is an understanding of the intent frankly ...

Spoke in the House on Business of Supply Madam Chair, what we would say to that is that we expect the government to be able to provide some figures in terms of growing inequality ...

Spoke in the House on Tamil Heritage Month Mr. Speaker, I am very pleased to rise in this House in support of the motion. My colleague from Hamilton Mountain also conveyed the support of ...

Spoke in the House on Temporary Foreign Workers Madam Speaker, this week, we heard more stories of the appalling abuse of temporary foreign workers: people treated like slaves, paid $2 an hour, having their ...

Spoke at the Human Resources committee on Temporary Foreign Worker Program Just on a point of clarification, with regard to coming back, I realize, obviously, that we have a vote and I certainly support hearing from the ...

Spoke in the House on Privilege Mr. Speaker, I am rising because I was a witness as well to what took place here, something that I do not think any Canadian could ...

Spoke at the Human Resources committee on Temporary Foreign Worker Program Thank you, and thank you very much to all of our witnesses today. I particularly want to thank Gabriel and Gina for their very compelling testimony. ...

Spoke at the Government Operations committee on Main Estimates 2016-17: Vote 1 under Canada Post Corporation, Vote 1 under ... Perfect. Perhaps before I go to you, Ms. Vreeswijk, and because you mentioned it as well, Ms. Donoghue, in discussions around attracting millennials, obviously some of ...

Spoke at the Finance committee on Bill C-15 Wonderful. Thank you very much. Thank you to our witnesses for coming today. I want to spend a few moments talking about something that didn't come ...

Spoke at the Human Resources committee on Temporary Foreign Worker Program That is a significant number and certainly doesn't truly fall in line with the statement about getting rid of the program. I will move on to ...

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