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  • Her favourite word is workers.

NDP MP for Saskatoon West (Saskatchewan)

Won her last election, in 2015, with 40% of the vote.

Yesterday

Posted on Twitter Thanks @sduvall07 for sticking up for working people & their pensions and benefits! The law must change. https://t.co/stwknRzefV

A week ago

Posted on Twitter My thoughts and prayers to the family and the Dundonald school community. An unimaginable tragedy.

Posted on Twitter A call out for leaves! Not something you hear everyday. https://t.co/QvvcMdyToF

Posted on Twitter Congrats 2 @aidssaskatoon @OUTSaskatoon 4 raising $56,000. https://t.co/MBylFOgqyF

Posted on Twitter @moosejawpride @R_Boissonnault I think so but not 100% sure. Will see if I can find out

Posted on Twitter Congrats @aaronpaquette I knew you when:) https://t.co/u8LwknDZlR

A month ago

Mentioned by Hill Times (subscription) MPs preparing to push private members' bills seek broad support, but wouldn't mind getting scooped by government From the top left, Conservative MP Tony Clement, Liberal MP John Aldag, NDP MP Richard Cannings, NDP MP Sheri Benson, Conservative MP Guy Lauzon, Liberal MP Brenda Shanahan, and NDP MP Sheila Malcolmson are among the next 15 MPs to get a ...

Mentioned by Hill Times (subscription) MPs preparing to push private members' bills seek broad support, but wouldn't mind getting scooped by government From the top left, Conservative MP Tony Clement, Liberal MP John Aldag, NDP MP Richard Cannings, NDP MP Sheri Benson, Conservative MP Guy Lauzon, Liberal MP Brenda Shanahan, and NDP MP Sheila Malcolmson are among the next 15 MPs to get a ...

Two months ago

Mentioned by Thompson Citizen Ending gender-based violence and going green key policies for aspiring NDP leader Niki Ashton Federal NDP leadership candidate Niki Ashton, front row, third from right, received the endorsement of Saskatoon West NDP MP Sheri Benson, to Ashton's right, July 12 when she announced her policy to eliminate gender-based violence and discrimination in ...

Mentioned by Saskatoon StarPhoenix Federal NDP leadership hopeful Niki Ashton sees a feminist future for Canada Sheri Benson, the MP for Saskatoon West, was also at the event to officially throw her support behind Ashton in the leadership race. “Being a leader is a tough job, but she's up for it,” Benson said. “Right from the get-go in her political career she ...

Mentioned by National Post Federal NDP leadership hopeful Niki Ashton sees a feminist future for Canada Sheri Benson, the MP for Saskatoon West, was also at the event to officially throw her support behind Ashton in the leadership race. “Being a leader is a tough job, but she's up for it,” Benson said. “Right from the get-go in her political career she ...

Three months ago

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

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, ...

Spoke in the House on Health Mr. Speaker, after cutting funding to one-third of all HIV organizations, including AIDS Saskatoon in my riding, the minister told us not to worry. She said ...

Spoke in the House on Questions Passed as Orders for Return With regard to the Canada Child Benefit: (a) what is the total number of eligible (i) parents, (ii) children in 2016-17; (b) what is the total ...

Spoke in the House on Filipino–Canadian Week Mr. Speaker, the City of Saskatoon proclaimed June 10 to 17 as Filipino-Canadian Week. Do not get me wrong, I am glad I am here in ...

Spoke in the House on Criminal Code Mr. Speaker, I would like to say on the record that of course we welcome the changes to protect victims of sexual assault. The rape shield ...

Spoke in the House on Status of Women Mr. Speaker, it has been one year since the Special Committee on Pay Equity tabled its report, unironically entitled, “It's Time to Act”. The government's response? ...

Spoke in the House on Public Services and Procurement Mr. Speaker, the Phoenix fiasco has been dragging on for over a year and a half, with no end in sight. Now, just as the summer ...

Spoke in the House on Canada Elections Act Mr. Speaker, I am going to try again to follow up on the question from my colleague from the Conservative Party. What we had hoped this ...

Spoke in the House on Business of Supply Mr. Speaker, I will be splitting my time with the member for Nanaimo—Ladysmith. I would like to dedicate my remarks today to the late Dr. John ...

More than three months ago

Mentioned by CBC.ca Low-income, Indigenous families feel weight of child benefit reviews A growing number of low-income and Indigenous families in Saskatchewan must prove they are eligible to collect federal child-care benefits, according to the offices of two local MPs. Staff at NDP MP Sheri Benson's office said child benefit reviews are ...

Spoke at the Veterans Affairs committee on Comparative Study of Services to Veterans in Other Jurisdictions I have a couple of things. You talked a bit about how a treatment plan that included medical marijuana wouldn't be part of an acceptable treatment, ...

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-353 An Act to amend the Old Age Security Act (Canada Pension Plan payments)

Spoke at the Veterans Affairs committee on Mental Health and Suicide Prevention Among Veterans Thank you, Mr. Chair. I'm going to start with a general comment. When we're talking about mental health and suicide prevention and we're talking about a ...

Spoke at the Environment committee on A Review of The Canadian Environmental Protection Act, 1999 Thank you very much, Madam Chair. It's a pleasure to be here today. I have a couple of questions coming out of my colleague's question to ...

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-321 An Act to amend the Canadian Environmental Protection Act, 1999 (prohibition of asbestos)

Spoke at the Electoral Reform committee on Electoral Reform Thank you very much, Mr. Chair. I want to thank both of you for your presentations. My first question is for Mr. Harding. I assume you ...

Spoke at the Electoral Reform committee on Committee Business and Electoral Reform Thank you very much, Mr. Chair. I'm going to direct my questions to Mr. Pilon and Mr. Rose. First, though, I'm going to give you a ...

Spoke at the Status of Women committee on Violence Against Young Women and Girls In Canada Thank you both for being here. I want to reiterate comments from other committee members here. In particular, I appreciate the view you and other speakers ...

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-292 An Act to amend the Canada Labour Code (occupational disease and accident registry)

Spoke at the Industry committee on Manufacturing Sector I will give each one of you an opportunity to leave us with one last comment. Of everything we've heard today, what do you think is ...

Spoke at the Pay Equity committee on Pay Equity Thank you very much, Madam Chair. Thank you very much for the presentations. I have a couple of comments and then maybe we can get your ...