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Fur Flies After Canadian Police Place Order for More Than 4000 Muskrat Hats

"I would like to assure Canadians that the historic fur winter hats worn by the RCMP will not be discontinued despite the efforts of the...

Drug Safety and Security Is Life and Death

Under such plans, “Canada would simply serve as an intermediate trans-shipment point for unapproved drugs heading to the United States,” Leona Aglukkaq, the former Canadian...

What you need to know about trans fats and why they are being banned

The results prompted then health minister Leona Aglukkaq to abandon plans to enforce regulations and instead encourage food industry to continue reducing trans fats. In...

James Smith Cree Nation chief wants meeting with Shore Gold executives

The mine project received environmental approval from the federal government in 2014; former environment minister Leona Aglukkaq said at the time it was “not likely...

Keeping the party together

The steady-handed moderates in the party all began to ride off in the sunset, one-by-one. Shelly Glover, John Baird, James Moore, Peter McKay. Some, like...

Dear Bernie Sanders: Canada is not the United States' drugstore

Leona Aglukkaq was elected to the Canadian House of Commons in 2008 representing the riding of Nunavut. She served as Canada's minister of health from...

Province commits $137000 to Shore Gold consultations

Former federal environment minister Leona Aglukkaq approved the statement in 2014, noting that Shore Gold's mine “is not likely to cause significant adverse environmental effects...

Taseko Mines and Tsilquot'in will resume fight over Prosperity mine ...

The copper-gold project has twice been vetoed by the federal government.and more »...

As New US Administration Assumes Power, Arctic Council Prepares for New Chairmanship

Leona Aglukkaq, Canadian Minister of the Environment and Canadian Northern Economic Development Agency, congratulates U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry as the United States begins...

Microbeads: Why Britain may ban a popular face soap ingredient

“Microbeads can have an adverse impact on the environment so I am proud that our government is taking decisive action to stop the release of...

Liberals spent almost $100000 to elect now-independent Hunter Tootoo

Leona Aglukkaq went into the race as the incumbent and a long-serving cabinet minister in Stephen Harper's government. Her riding association raised about the same...

Suzuki is right about Trudeau

Canada's target was tabled in May, 2015 by former environment minister Leona Aglukkaq. It's the weakest in the G7. Of course, the previous government made...

Suzuki is right about Trudeau

Canada's target was tabled in May, 2015 by former environment minister Leona Aglukkaq. It's the weakest in the G7. Of course, the previous government made...

Tell Trudeau To Act

The Paris Agreement doesn't include individual national promises — those have been made and tabled with the UN climate secretariat. Canada's target was tabled in...

Trudeau government quietly endorses toxic chemical to clean up oil spills

The conservation group sent a six-page letter to then-environment minister Leona Aglukkaq urging the ministry not to approve a “potentially deleterious” substance, citing the havoc...

Suzuki is right about Trudeau

Canada's target was tabled in May, 2015 by former environment minister Leona Aglukkaq. It's the weakest in the G7. Of course, the previous government made...

Suzuki: Let's push the PM to get moving on climate

The Globe and MailCanada's target was tabled in May 2015 by former environment minister Leona Aglukkaq. It's the weakest in the G7. Of course, the...

How to Recover from a Past Life as a Teenage Liberal

In Canada, the cabinet of Prime Minister Stephen Harper, entirely appointed off merit, was one of the most diverse cabinets in Canadian history, including ministers...

Let's Push The Prime Minister To Get Moving On Climate

Canada's target was tabled in May 2015 by former environment minister Leona Aglukkaq. It's the weakest in the G7. Of course, the previous government made...

For the record: What Elizabeth May said on Saturday in Ottawa ...

Green Party members were up against a raucous wedding party Saturday night. The hooting and hollering during Elizabeth May's keynote address at the Green ...and more »...

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- Non Prescription Viagra From IndiaTuscola Today (subscription)At a news conference in Ottawa, Health Minister Leona Aglukkaq explained part of the reasoning behind the...

Whitney Pier set to celebrate diversity

Sandra Dunn of the Whitney Pier Historical Society shows the letter she received from federal Environment Minister Leona Aglukkaq giving Whitney Pier the national historic...

MP and former Liberal fisheries minister Hunter Tootoo, at a glance

Toronto StarIn October 2015, Tootoo ousted former Conservative minister Leona Aglukkaq in the federal riding of Nunavut. Prime Minister Justin Trudeau named Tootoo the fisheries...

MP and former Liberal fisheries minister Hunter Tootoo, at a glance

The Globe and MailIn October 2015, Tootoo ousted former Conservative minister Leona Aglukkaq in the federal riding of Nunavut. Prime Minister Justin Trudeau named Tootoo...

Who's on the move: July 25, 2016 - MM&D

Who's on the move: July 25, 2016MM&DCurry leads communications and media relations, as well as coordinates and support government relations activities. She worked for seven...

Catherine McKenna Tells AFN Traditional Indigenous Knowledge Key In Climate Fight

Former Conservative environment minister Leona Aglukkaq raised the ire of some in the conservation movement when she used a similar rationale to defend Canada's polar...

McKenna touts traditional knowledge to AFN

Former Conservative environment minister Leona Aglukkaq raised the ire of some in the conservation movement when she used a similar rationale to defend Canada's polar...

Environment minister tells AFN traditional indigenous knowledge is key

Former Conservative environment minister Leona Aglukkaq raised the ire of some in the conservation movement when she used a similar rationale to defend Canada's polar...

Nunavut businesses get a boost from CanNor

Former Nunavut MP Leona Aglukkaq, at left, who was responsible for CanNor, poses for a photo in May 2015 when funding for this Kakivak program...

Canadian Airports Council Strengthens Team

Josée worked for seven years in the Parliamentary precinct for the Honourable Leona Aglukkaq, first as her press secretary at Health Canada (including during the...

‚ÄčThis Tiny Endangered Frog Has Halted a Condo Development in Canada

​This Tiny Endangered Frog Has Halted a Condo Development in CanadaFormer environment ministers Leona Aglukkaq and Peter Kent declined previous requests for an emergency order,...

Ottawa issues emergency protection order for rare Quebec frog

Twice in recent years, requests for a permanent protection order for the frog were denied, most recently by former Conservative environment minister Leona Aglukkaq. Last...

TMAC Resources' Shareholders Elect All 10 Nominees to the Board of Directors

(press release)Director Voted (#) Voted (%) Andrew B. Adams 70,655,025 99.6 Leona Aglukkaq 70,725,125 99.7 João P. S. Carrêlo 70,910,125 100.0 Russell L. Cranswick...

Tootoo at same Muskoka rehab centre Rob Ford went to

(subscription) (subscription)cabinet minister Leona Aglukkaq in the Oct. 19 election for the Nunavut riding. In the 1997 federal election, Mr. Tootoo ran unsuccessfully as...

Tootoo now an independent MP, knows what it means to fight for life

In October, Tootoo defeated incumbent Conservative Leona Aglukkaq to become the Member of Parliament for Nunavut and the first northerner to take on the role...

Some facts about Hunter Tootoo

In the 2015 federal election, Tootoo defeated former Conservative cabinet minister Leona Aglukkaq to claim the federal riding of Nunavut. Personal life: Hunter Tootoo is...

Hunter Tootoo Resigns Cabinet Seat For Addiction Treatment

He won the seat for the Liberals in the last election, defeating former cabinet minister Leona Aglukkaq. In an interview with The last year,...

Sajjan says veterans' pensions 'a top priority,' MPs' pensions three times higher than veterans with similar tenures

(subscription) (subscription)Former Conservative cabinet minister Leona Aglukkaq, who was defeated in the 2015 election after seven years of service, will get a pension of...

USFWS decides to stop pushing for an international ban on trade in polar bear parts

Last June, Leona Aglukkaq, then the federal environment minister, led a delegation of Inuit leaders and northern politicians, including Nunavut Environment Minister Johnny Mike, on...

As candidates emerge for Conservative Party presidency, a familiar divide emerges

(subscription) (subscription)In Vancouver, the convention will choose the 19-member Council — there's representation for all the provinces and territories and some members, such as...

Office set up for former gov't minister Leona Aglukkaq in Whitehorse remains open

Former Nunavut MP Leona Aglukkaq was the regional minister under the Conservatives for the Canadian Northern Economic Development Agency (CanNor). As minister in 2012, she...

Weed Saved My Life After a Decade on Anxiety Meds

Former Health Minister Leona Aglukkaq announced the proposed changes to the MMAR in December of 2012. The old program was to be done away with...

Health issues impact every First Nation, Chief Madahbee

... realignment of service delivery and review of non-medical health services actually began under the watch of the previous government and minister, Rona Ambrose, who...

Opioids: A national crisis needs a federal response

In 2012, health minister Leona Aglukkaq deferred federal responsibility for the opioid epidemic by listing strategies that “all clearly fall under provincial and territorial jurisdiction.”...

If you build injection sites, they will come

I was fortunate to have participated in the press conference held by former ministers Leona Aglukkaq and Stephen Blaney in 2013, outlining the new guidelines.

What you read on Nunatsiaqonline.ca from March 27 to April 3

Posted early April 1, the story “reports” how Nunavut's former MP, Leona Aglukkaq, found artifacts associated with the still-to-be-found HMS Terror, one of two ships...

Ice Melt Increases Indigenous Food Insecurity April 1st, 2016 · 2 min read

At the time, Leona Aglukkaq, the Inuit minister in charge of Canada's Environment Department for the ruling Conservative Party, dismissed De Schutter's criticism, insisting that...

Former Nunavut MP Leona Aglukkaq may have found second Franklin shipwreck in ice dive

NUNAVUT- Nunavut's former MP, Leona Aglukkaq, thinks she may have found artifacts associated with the HMS Terror, one of the two ships lost with Sir...

APRIL FOOLS: Former Nunavut MP may have found second Franklin shipwreck

Nunavut's former MP, Leona Aglukkaq, thinks she may have found artifacts associated with the HMS Terror, one of the two ships lost with Sir John...