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Lobster Fishery Dispute in Nova Scotia  Madam Speaker, first of all, I would not call it rhetoric. I appreciate the member's first statement, that it comes from the heart and that it is a passion of mine, which it is. I was the indigenous affairs critic here in Nova Scotia in the legislature for six years before runnin

October 19th, 2020House debate

Lenore ZannLiberal

Lobster Fishery Dispute in Nova Scotia  Madam Speaker, I definitely agree with my hon. colleague. He would understand that part of providing a moderate livelihood is pride in being able to provide for one's family, being able to provide a good livelihood, food, clothing and shelter. For years the Mi'kmaq of Nova Scotia

October 19th, 2020House debate

Lenore ZannLiberal

Lobster Fishery Dispute in Nova Scotia  Madam Speaker, it has been very difficult here in Cumberland—Colchester ever since the shootings. It is hard to get straight answers out of anybody. Policing is a provincial affair. The RCMP are paid by the province. In some areas they are also paid by municipalities. For instan

October 19th, 2020House debate

Lenore ZannLiberal

Lobster Fishery Dispute in Nova Scotia  Madam Speaker, I would like to share my time with the member for Kings—Hants. Chief Terrance Paul stated, in September of this year, “We are not taking anything away from others. We're just trying to get back what was taken from us.” I think this is at the crux of what is going

October 19th, 2020House debate

Lenore ZannLiberal

Lobster Fishery Dispute in Nova Scotia  Madam Speaker, sitting here in the unceded territory of the Mi'kmaq in Truro, Nova Scotia, I have to say my heart is heavy, yet I have hope that through discussions, we are going to move forward and help the Mi'kmaq of Nova Scotia get their treaty rights upheld without all the is

October 19th, 2020House debate

Lenore ZannLiberal

Nova Scotia CHAMP  Madam Speaker, a champion is someone who fights in spite of the unexpected challenges life throws at them and never gives up. A champion is someone like a young gymnast who has the courage to face a leg amputation with grace and grit and “give 'er,” because, Like Terry Fox before

October 9th, 2020House debate

Lenore ZannLiberal

Fisheries and Oceans  Mr. Speaker, my question is for the Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Fisheries. I sit in the unceded traditional territory of the Mi’kmaq in Nova Scotia. Each year on October 1, we celebrate Treaty Day to honour the peace and friendship treaties between Nova Scotia's o

October 2nd, 2020House debate

Lenore ZannLiberal

Seniors  Mr. Speaker, I would like to recognize that today is National Seniors Day. Here in Cumberland—Colchester, we have many incredible seniors who have helped build Nova Scotia through good times and bad times. In fact, they have helped build the Canada that we love today. However, m

October 1st, 2020House debate

Lenore ZannLiberal

Proceedings on the bill entitled An Act relating to certain measures in response to COVID-19  Madam Speaker, we were on two committees during this past COVID time—

September 29th, 2020House debate

Lenore ZannLiberal

Proceedings on the bill entitled An Act relating to certain measures in response to COVID-19  Madam Speaker, as I said before, I am so sorry about the audio quality. Something has happened just in the last half hour. I am having terrible trouble hearing people, and I guess being heard as well. I was trying to say that throughout COVID-19, I was on two committees that did

September 29th, 2020House debate

Lenore ZannLiberal

Proceedings on the bill entitled An Act relating to certain measures in response to COVID-19  Madam Speaker, it is very important for us, as members of Parliament, to speak to the ministers about issues in our ridings and also to write emails about our concerns. The people voted for us for a reason, and it is our job to represent their concerns to the best of our ability.

September 29th, 2020House debate

Lenore ZannLiberal

Government Business No. 1  Madam Speaker, I am pleased to take part tonight in Parliament's debate from Wagobagitk, the traditional unceded territory of the Mi'kmaq of Nova Scotia. I believe we can all agree that the COVID-19 pandemic has changed how we live, work and interact with others. It has been a s

September 28th, 2020House debate

Lenore ZannLiberal

Business of Supply  Mr. Speaker, I have always believed in universal medicare and universal pharmacare. I also believe we need to introduce dental care as well. Our mouths are part of our health, and I believe this is the only way forward for any civilized nation. I look at our folks south of the b

March 12th, 2020House debate

Lenore ZannLiberal

Business of Supply  Mr. Speaker, I never mentioned anything about families coming to Parliament Hill.

March 12th, 2020House debate

Lenore ZannLiberal

Business of Supply  No, I did not. What I said was that I find there are some pharmaceutical companies, especially American ones, that have not even applied for their drugs to be sold or accepted in Canada yet. They are using the families of sick children to lobby the government to come up with a lo

March 12th, 2020House debate

Lenore ZannLiberal