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  • Her favourite word is communities.

Liberal MP for Labrador (Newfoundland & Labrador)

Won her last election, in 2019, with 43% of the vote.

A week ago

Didn't vote on Vote #57 on Bill C-213 Enact the Canada Pharmacare

Didn't vote on Vote #58 on Bill C-223 Amend the Citizenship Act (adequate knowledge of French in Quebec)

Didn't vote on Vote #59 Private Members' Business M-35 (Instruction to the Standing Committee on Environment and Sustainable Development (environment grading label))

Didn't vote on Vote #60 on Bill C-206 Amend the Greenhouse Gas Pollution Pricing Act (qualifying farming fuel)

Didn't vote on Vote #61 on Bill C-225 Amend the Aeronautics Act, the Fishing and Recreational Harbours Act and other Acts (application of ...

Posted on Twitter @StephenMcNeil thank-you for your leadership, service to Nova Scotia and Canada. Wishing you the very best in the n… https://t.co/FnuNh4nHqe

Posted on Twitter Tune in tonight @ArcticPrize the virtual AIP 2020 Award Ceremony will be broadcasted by @APTN AIP offers record Pri… https://t.co/GTXs9kR6Sh

Two weeks ago

Posted on Twitter Here is a CBC radio tribute to Keith https://t.co/xLEBgzhi88 https://t.co/ptZKvRHnvu

Posted on Twitter Remembering my Brother Keith Rumbolt-full of energy, laughter and kindness- an old seadog-over 30yrs in the offshor… https://t.co/8wYsQcc5Tn

Posted on Twitter He loved the Ocean and the fishery. Thank you @bill_goulding https://t.co/IQ3ii3FOvI

Three weeks ago

Posted on Twitter A beautiful site to see- The new @CoastGuardCAN ship making port in Newfoundland and Labrador https://t.co/KAEEIKentG

A month ago

Spoke at the Natural Resources committee on Economic Recovery in the Forestry Sector Thank you very much, Mr. Chair. I want thank all of our guests today. It's “Good afternoon” where I am, maybe “Good morning” where you guys ...

Spoke in the House on Natural Resources Mr. Speaker, as the member knows, everything we do across the north we do in conjunction with indigenous people, with consultation and from listening to northerners. ...

Spoke in the House on Economic Statement Implementation Act, 2020 Madam Speaker, I am very pleased to speak to this bill, and I would first like to give an update on what has been happening in ...

Spoke at the Indigenous and Northern Affairs committee on Committee Business and Food Security in Northern Communities Thank you very much, Mr. Chair. Thank you, Deputy Grand Chief, for joining us today. I really appreciate your taking the time to inform our committee ...

Three months ago

Spoke at the Natural Resources committee on Subject Matter of Main Estimates 2020-21: Vote 1 under Atomic Energy of ... Thank you very much, Minister, for being with us today, and thank you for the great work that you've been doing throughout COVID. Again, like other ...

Spoke at the Indigenous and Northern Affairs committee on Food Security in Northern Communities Good morning, everyone. Thank you, President Lampe, President Eetoolook and my good friend Adamie, for your presentations this morning. It's always good to hear each of ...

Spoke at the Indigenous and Northern Affairs committee on Food Security in Northern Communities Thank you, Mr. Chair. I want to thank the panellists this morning. Ms. Turner, Ms. St. Denis, Minister Pillai, it's really good to see you all ...

Spoke at the Natural Resources committee on Economic Recovery in the Forestry Sector Thank you, Mr. Chair. I want to thank all the panellists today, and I really appreciate the ministers being able to join us and give us ...

Spoke at the Natural Resources committee on Economic Recovery in the Forestry Sector Thank you very much, Mr. Chair. I thank all of our guests today for their very informative presentations and obviously very interesting discussions. I have a ...

Spoke in the House on Questions on the Order Paper Mr. Speaker, with regard to (a), the five-year science-based review is currently under way and is being co-managed by regional science-based review committees in the western ...

Spoke in the House on Violence Against Women Mr. Speaker, as we approach the National Day of Remembrance and Action on Violence against Women, I stand to remind colleagues and all Canadians that for ...

Spoke at the Natural Resources committee on Economic Recovery in the Forestry Sector Thank you very much, Mr. Chair. Good morning to all of our guests. I have to say this is probably one of the most interesting panels ...

Spoke in the House on Points of Order Madam Speaker, northerners have shown incredible strength and resilience in protecting their communities and loved ones from COVID-19. As cases continue to rise in Nunavut, we ...

Spoke in the House on COVID-19 Madam Speaker, northerners have shown incredible strength and resilience in protecting their communities and loved ones from COVID-19. As cases continue to rise in Nunavut, we ...

Spoke in the House on Canadian Net-Zero Emissions Accountability Act Mr. Speaker, I am very pleased today to speak in support of Bill C-12, which was presented in the House yesterday. I am very much in ...

Spoke in the House on National Housing Day Mr. Speaker, this past Sunday marked National Housing Day in Canada, and a time to reflect on where we are in our mission to reduce homelessness ...

More than three months ago

Mentioned by CBC.ca Labrador Indigenous communities get federal funding for climate change research Labrador MP Yvonne Jones says people are trying to figure out just what exactly is happening to caribou in Labrador. (Jacob Barker/CBC). The federal government is handing over $2.2 million in funding to Labrador, with the bulk of the money — about $1 ...

Mentioned by The Telegram Funding announced for Labrador initiatives Labrador MP Yvonne Jones was in Happy Valley-Goose Bay Nov. 14 to announce over $2,225,000 in federal funding for nine projects in Labrador around the impacts of climate change and women's economic security. Climate change. “They will help build ...

Mentioned by The Labradorian Funding announced for Labrador initiatives Labrador MP Yvonne Jones was in Happy Valley-Goose Bay Nov. 14 to announce over $2,225,000 in federal funding for nine projects in Labrador around the impacts of climate change and women's economic security. Climate change. “They will help build ...

Mentioned by Yahoo News Canada (blog) Carbon pricing won't cost NL as much as rest of Canada, says MP Yvonne Jones Carbon pricing comes into effect across Canada on Jan. 1, but some of the related costs won't be felt as keenly in Newfoundland and Labrador, says Labrador MP Yvonne Jones. Part of the purpose of the new anti-pollution measures is to incentivize ...

Mentioned by Canada NewsWire (press release) Canada to reassess nearly 58000 applicants for Founding Membership in the Qalipu Mi'kmaq First Nation and commits ... Today, Gudie Hutchings, Member of Parliament for Long Range Mountains and Yvonne Jones, Member of Parliament for Labrador, on behalf of the Honourable Carolyn Bennett, Minister of Crown-Indigenous Relations, along with Brendan Mitchell, President ...

Mentioned by Benzinga Canada to reassess nearly 58000 applicants for Founding Membership in the Qalipu Mi'kmaq First Nation and commits ... Today, Gudie Hutchings, Member of Parliament for Long Range Mountains and Yvonne Jones, Member of Parliament for Labrador, on behalf of the Honourable Carolyn Bennett, Minister of Crown-Indigenous Relations, along with Brendan Mitchell, President ...