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Liberal MP for Labrador (Newfoundland & Labrador)

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

Three days ago

Posted on Twitter Congratulations to Chief Eugene Hart and the councillors that were elected and re-elected (SIFN) Sheshatshiu. Wish… https://t.co/McGZdh1D4h

Posted on Twitter Meeting people in Sheshatshiu today on the campaign trail. Happy to chat with supporters and catch up. https://t.co/5IUXxdD21x

Posted on Twitter Great day knocking doors in Cartwright and chatting with people in the community. Always like going home- thank you… https://t.co/75bDjDJze9

Posted on Twitter YIP- That Says It All! #LabradorStrong https://t.co/C39EHpEoGd

This week

Posted on Twitter Blessing of the Fishing Fleet- remembering the fishers and celebrating their love ❤️ of the Sea. The beauty and bol… https://t.co/WqXiBOr4fh

Posted on Twitter I voted in the Advanced Polls it was easy and Not crowded -You can give it a try and Vote today or tomorrow in your… https://t.co/tIONXyngkj

Three months ago

Voted No on Vote #182 on Bill C-269 Amend the Fisheries Act (prohibition — deposit of raw sewage)

Voted Yes on Vote #183 Fifth report of the Standing Committee on Foreign Affairs and International Development

Voted No on Vote #184 on Bill C-206 Amend the Greenhouse Gas Pollution Pricing Act (qualifying farming fuel)

Voted Yes on Vote #185 on Bill C-30 Implement certain provisions of the budget tabled in Parliament on April 19, 2021 and other ...

Voted Yes on Vote #175 on Bill C-6 Amend the Criminal Code (conversion therapy)

Spoke in the House on National Indigenous Peoples Day Mr. Speaker, today we honour the rich cultures and traditions of first nations, Inuit and Métis across Canada. We also recognize this National Indigenous Peoples Day ...

Spoke at the Natural Resources committee on Low-Carbon and Renewable Fuels Industry in Canada Thank you, Mr. Chair. I want to thank our panellists this morning for some wonderful presentations. I have a couple of things. As you know, with ...

Spoke in the House on National Indigenous History Month Madam Speaker, this June marks National Indigenous History Month, and Monday, June 21 is National Indigenous Peoples Day. It is a time when we honour the ...

More than three months ago

Spoke in the House on Business of Supply Mr. Speaker, I believe congratulations are in order from the sounds of things. I really appreciate the opportunity to speak today and to say to all ...

Spoke at the Natural Resources committee on Main Estimates 2021-22: Vote 1 under Atomic Energy of Canada Limited, Vote ... Hello, everyone, and good afternoon. It's nice that you could join us today, Minister. It's always good to hear about the ongoing activity in your department. ...

Spoke in the House on Offshore Health and Safety Act Mr. Speaker, it is a pleasure to speak to Bill S-3, which is before Parliament today. As a member of Parliament from Newfoundland and Labrador, this ...

Spoke at the Natural Resources committee on Bill S-3 Thank you, Mr. Chair. Good morning, Minister. It's good to see you at our committee today. First of all, as a parliamentarian in Newfoundland and Labrador, ...

Spoke at the Natural Resources committee on Low-Carbon and Renewable Fuels Industry in Canada Thank you, Mr. Chair. I also want to thank all the panellists today. It's been a very informative discussion, no doubt. As you know, the Government ...

Spoke in the House on Red Dress Day Mr. Speaker, today is red dress day, a day to honour the first nations, Inuit and Métis women and girls and 2SLGBTQQIA+ people who we have ...

Spoke at the Indigenous and Northern Affairs committee on Committee Business and Food Security in Northern Communities Thank you, Mr. Chair. I was really glad to hear these witnesses today. I know that you have first-hand experience in providing services around food security ...

Spoke at the Natural Resources committee on Low-Carbon and Renewable Fuels Industry in Canada Thank you, Mr. Chair. I'd like to thank all of our guests this morning for an interesting discussion. I want to thank you for all the ...

Spoke in the House on United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples Act Mr. Speaker, I rise today on a point of order and ask the member for Nunavut to apologize for her comments made on Twitter over the ...

Spoke in the House on Comments by Member for Nunavut Mr. Speaker, I rise today to respond to comments made on Twitter over the weekend by the member for Nunavut. In response to an indigenous politics ...

Spoke in the House on Indigenous Affairs Madam Speaker, my colleague knows that the process regarding the Baffinland Mary River Mine project proposal is ongoing. In the coming weeks the independent Nunavut Impact ...

Spoke at the Natural Resources committee on Critical Minerals and Associated Value Chains in Canada Thank you, Mr. Chair. My question is for Ms. Houde. In November, the Government of Canada partnered with the Government of Quebec to invest $2 million ...

Spoke at the Natural Resources committee on Critical Minerals and Associated Value Chains in Canada Thank you, Mr. Chair. Good afternoon, everyone. I want to thank the witnesses for your excellent testimonies today. I'm the member of Parliament from Labrador, so ...

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 ...