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Liberal MP for Labrador (Newfoundland & Labrador)

Won her last election, in 2015, with 72% of the vote.

Two days ago

Posted on Twitter Excellent work both of you! https://t.co/7ihYSUS39Z

A week ago

Posted on Twitter My week on Twitter 🎉: 18 Mentions, 3.69K Mention Reach, 1 Like, 2 Retweets, 542 Retweet Reach. See yours with… https://t.co/magKfV0STF

Posted on Twitter Our biggest fans this week: epicco77, PORTUGALCOVEHI1. Thank you! via https://t.co/hyGeMllSOE https://t.co/f9gBown0Qz

Posted on Twitter Excellent @BarryAndersen3 looking forward to doing more of this across the North. https://t.co/4uPpLmVBzr

Posted on Twitter @SeamusORegan Wishing your Dad the very best and sending love and strength to you and your family. Praying for his recovery.

Posted on Twitter Gearing up for another beautiful #Labrador day on the Campaign Trail finishing up in the Labrador Straits and headi… https://t.co/DKUxckrnrD

More than three months ago

Voted Yes on Vote #1379 on Bill C-75 Amend the Criminal Code, the Youth Criminal Justice Act and other Acts and to make ...

Voted Yes on Vote #1378 on Bill C-75 Amend the Criminal Code, the Youth Criminal Justice Act and other Acts and to make ...

Voted Yes on Vote #1377 Private Members' Business M-173 (Diabetes Awareness Month)

Voted No on Vote #1376 on Bill C-331 Amend the Federal Courts Act (international promotion and protection of human rights)

Voted Yes on Vote #1375 Ways and Means motion No. 34

Spoke in the House on Mackenzie Valley Resource Management Act Madam Speaker, it is a pleasure to rise in the House and speak in support of the third reading of Bill C-88. This bill would amend ...

Spoke in the House on Mackenzie Valley Resource Management Act Mr. Speaker, I listened very attentively to my colleague across the way, and there are so many things I could say in response. I know I ...

Spoke in the House on Employment Mr. Speaker, today I celebrate the enormous accomplishments of Canadians and our government on reaching a total of one million jobs since November 2015. With our ...

Spoke at the Indigenous and Northern Affairs committee on Subject Matter of Clauses 336 to 386 (Part 4, Division 25) (An ... Thank you, Madam Chair. Thank you all for your presentations today and for being here. I really appreciate it. I just want to ensure that a ...

Spoke in the House on Child Tax Benefit Mr. Speaker, I rise today to acknowledge the positive impact of the child tax benefit that was introduced by our government and the tremendous impact that ...

Spoke in the House on Health Mr. Speaker, health care costs are one of the things we have all been concerned about in the country. That is why, as a government, we ...

Spoke in the House on An Act Respecting First Nations, Inuit and Métis Children, Youth and Families Mr. Speaker, I want to thank the minister for all her work on this bill. It is signature legislation in Canada. It has been asked for ...

Spoke in the House on Labrador Winter Games Madam Speaker, I am proud to rise today to congratulate the athletes, volunteers and sponsors who made the Labrador Winter Games a true success. The games ...

Spoke in the House on Spanish Influenza Mr. Speaker, today I rise to recognize another tragedy in our history. One hundred years ago, the Spanish influenza swept across the world. It was especially ...

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 ...

Spoke at the Transport committee on Canadian Transportation and Logistics Strategy Thank you, Madam Chair. Thank you, panellists, for being here this morning. Obviously this is an issue that is very close to the hearts of many ...

Spoke at the Natural Resources committee on Strategic Electricity Inter-ties Thank you very much, Mr. Chair. I'd like to thank all three presenters for your presentations today and for the information that you've been able to ...

Spoke at the Fisheries committee on Bill S-208 Thank you. Thank you all very much. I thank you for the invitation to be here. I'm very happy to see Senator Hervieux-Payette here. I got ...

Spoke at the Public Accounts committee on Chapter 5, Information Technology Investments-Canada Border Services Agency of the Spring 2015 ... Okay. I'm just wondering, because obviously Treasury Board guidelines are there for a reason. Those policies are set for a reason. When an agency does not ...

Spoke at the Public Accounts committee on Chapter 2, Required Reporting by Federal Organizations, of the Spring 2015 Report ... I thank all of you for appearing before the public accounts committee today to discuss the reporting of federal departments, and I thank you for your ...

Spoke at the Public Accounts committee on Main Estimates 2015-16: Vote 1 under AUDITOR GENERAL Thank you for the explanation. That brings me to my second question. What we have seen is a significant reduction in budget, but also a significant ...

Spoke at the Public Accounts committee on Spring 2015 Report of the Auditor General of Canada Thank you very much. Thank you for joining us today to answer all of these questions that we have. My questions are going to focus on ...