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Liberal MP for Labrador (Newfoundland & Labrador)

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

Today

Posted on Twitter Happy Nunavut Day to family, friends and all Nunavummiut -you are Iconically Canada, the proud home to CA’s largest… https://t.co/X2f8Wh4hzy

A week ago

Posted on Twitter Laying a wreath at the War Memorial in Happy Valley Goose Bay on behalf of all Labradorians to mark the contributio… https://t.co/jlZq7UqKB8

Posted on Twitter Laying a wreath at the War Memorial in Happy Valley Goose Bay on behalf of all Labradorians to mark the contributio… https://t.co/M7dKYjpPBx

Three weeks ago

Spoke at the COVID-19 Pandemic committee on COVID-19 Pandemic Mr. Chair, from in-person learning to virtual classrooms, COVID-19 has drastically changed the lives of students across the country, especially those in post-secondary education who are ...

A month ago

Spoke at the COVID-19 Pandemic committee on COVID-19 Pandemic Thank you, Mr. Chair. As we enter the fourth month of COVID-19, Canadians are looking to inspiring stories about communities coming together in a time of ...

Posted on Twitter Crab Fishery opens in Labrador Vessells and Crew ready for the season- they are headed to fishing grounds today- wi… https://t.co/pyL3qaEKRP

Posted on Twitter You rock @CBCKatie https://t.co/mY5NIYTpIR

Two months ago

Posted on Twitter Today is National Seal Products Day in Canada- For 5 years I have hosted #SealDay on Parliament Hill with the suppo… https://t.co/r0L4BswNOC

More than three months ago

Spoke in the House on Cain's Quest Mr. Speaker, I rise today to congratulate the organizers, sponsors, racers and volunteers of Cain's Quest 2020. Labrador is the home for Cain's Quest snowmobile race. ...

Spoke at the Natural Resources committee on The Forest Industry Thank you, Mr. Chair, and thank you to all of our panellists today. From the perspective of an MP who lives in a northern rural region, ...

Spoke at the Natural Resources committee on The Forest Industry Thank you, Mr. Chair. Thank you both for being here today. We appreciate the information that you're giving us. I come from the province of Newfoundland ...

Spoke at the Natural Resources committee on Subject Matter of Clauses 207 to 212 (Part 2) (Canadian Energy Regulator ... Thank you very much. It's a great discussion. I really appreciate your being able to join us on short notice. It's my first opportunity as a ...

Spoke at the Natural Resources committee on Election of Vice-Chairs Thank you, Mr. Chair. It's my understanding that a specific request had been made to our committee. We're dealing with the request in front of us. ...

Spoke in the House on Business of Supply Madam Speaker, it is a pleasure to rise and speak to the motion today before the House. I will be sharing my time with the member ...

Spoke in the House on Canada-United States-Mexico Implementation Act Madam Speaker, it is a pleasure to rise and speak to Bill C-4 today in the House of Commons. The Canada-United States-Mexico trade deal is legislation ...

Voted No on Vote #8 Address in Reply to the Speech from the Throne (amendment)

Voted No on Vote #7 Address in Reply to the Speech from the Throne (subamendment)

Voted No on Vote #6 Address in Reply to the Speech from the Throne (subamendment)

Voted Yes on Vote #5 3rd reading and adoption of Bill C-2, An Act for granting to Her Majesty certain sums of money ...

Voted Yes on Vote #4 Concurrence at report stage of Bill C-2, An Act for granting to Her Majesty certain sums of money ...

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 ...

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 ...