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CHURCHILL DESERVES BETTER

ASHTON CONTINUES TO CALL FOR ACTION ON PRECARIOUS

ASHTON CONTINUES TO CALL FOR ACTION ON PRECARIOUS

MP ASHTON CALLS ON TRUDEAU TO STOP BLAMING YOUNG PEOPLE FOR JOB INSECURITY

ASHTON CONDEMNS TRUMP'S IMMIGRATION AND REGUEE BAN

Calls on Liberal government to do the same

MP Ashton Asks the Government to Show Leadership for Churchill Workers

4 PART-TIME JOBS

12 Months of Trudeau

5 TIMES MORE DEBT

12 Months of Trudeau

Ashton calls on the Prime Minister to fire himself as Minister of Youth

Ashton calls for the end to the Liberal corporate agenda

6 CONTRACTS PER YEAR

12 Months of Trudeau

7 MEALS FROM FOOD BANKS

12 Months of Trudeau

$8000 YEARLY IN TUITION FEES

12 Months of Trudeau

$900 MONTHLY IN CHILDCARE COSTS

12 Months of Trudeau

10 YEARS OF RENTING

12 Months of Trudeau

11 JOBS BY 30

12 Months of Trudeau

12 MONTHS NO PAY

12 Months of Trudeau

Ashton Calls for Federal Action to Save the Port of Churchill

Ashton holds Liberals accountable on the privatization of Canada's strategic infrastructure

Watch the Forum

The Precarious Generation: Millennials Fight Back

Ashton calls on Liberals to take action on precarious work for Millennials

Ashton calls on Liberal government to take action on increasing job precarity

Ashton calls on Liberals to end opposition to lawsuit against mothers denied sickness benefits

Federal Corporate Tax Breaks Continue

Ashton calls on Liberals to end migrant worker exploitation

ASHTON: TIME TO NATIONALIZE PORT OF CHURCHILL

Fighting for working families in Parliament

Niki Ashton calls on Liberal government to save the Port of Churchill

Bring the Port of Churchill back under public control

NDP CALLS FOR FEDERAL LEADERSHIP ON MIGRANT WORKERS

Fighting to save public health care

MP Report

Labour Day 2016. Fighting for our jobs.

NORTHERNERS NOT GIVING UP ON TOLKO MILL

ASHTON CALLS ON MINISTER MCKENNA TO CONTINUE SUPPORT OF EAST SIDE ROAD

LIBERAL GOVERNMENT MUST END USE OF UNPAID INTERNSHIPS IN THE CIVIL SERVICE

ASHTON CALLS FOR IMMEDIATE ACTION TO SAVE NORTHERN JOBS

ASHTON LAUNCHES PETITION TO SAVE PORT OF CHURCHILL

MP Niki Ashton calls on Minister Bennett to resolve 16 year old Northern Manitoba and Saskatchewan land claim

Ashton joins Northern Manitobans in campaign to Save East Side Road

NDP MP Niki Ashton Calls on Gov't to Address Injustice of the Temporary Foreign Worker Program

NDP MP Niki Ashton continues to fight for Norway House fishers on unacceptable EI situation

NDP MP Niki Ashton calls on Liberal government to immediately decriminalize marijuana

NDP MP Niki Ashton continues call for Liberals to split their omnibus budget bill

NDP MP Niki Ashton calls on Liberals to keep promise and close CEO stock option loophole

Liberals vote down an NDP motion to split the omnibus budget bill

Niki Ashton stands up for Manitoba jobs and consumers on MTS takeover

NDP LAUNCHES CAMPAIGN TO TACKLE PRECARIOUS WORK IN MILLENIAL GENERATION

Government must address emerging crisis affecting millennial generation

MP Niki Ashtons asks why the Liberals voted against lowering the EI qualifying threshold

Niki Ashton calls on Liberal government to take immediate action to address suicide crisis in Pimicikamak Cree Nation

MP Niki Ashton speaks in favour of NDP`s Opposition Day motion to Fix EI

MP Niki Ashton calls on the Prime Minister to keep his commitment and partner on the East Side road

MP Niki Ashton calls for immediate action on Norway House fishers' EI claims

MP Niki Ashton, NDP Critic for Employment Insurance, calls on the Liberal government to take immediate action to help fishers in Norway House, Manitoba, who are being cut off from their benefits without being able to plead their case.

MP Niki Ashton calls on need for Nation-to-Nation relationship with the Métis Nation

On the week that Manitoba remembers the founder of Manitoba through Louis Riel Day, NDP MP Niki Ashton calls for the need to establish a Nation-to-Nation relationship with the Métis Nation.

MP Niki Ashton speaks in support of Bill C-4

This is a good start but we need to keep going in our support for labour and Canadian workers.

NDP CALLS ON LIBERALS TO STOP EXPLOITATION OF UNPAID INTERNS

Manitoba women led the way

Niki Ashton asks if Liberal government will reverse Conservative cuts to Social Security Tribunal

Tuesday, February 2nd Question Period

Niki Ashton calls on Liberal government retore 360 hour threshold to qualify for EI

Monday, February 1st Question Period

Niki Ashton makes a statement on the 100th anniversary of women achieving the right to vote in MB

Statement on the 100th Anniversary of Women Achieving the Right to Vote in Manitoba

Ashton calls on Government to Improve EI Access

SYSTEMIC DISCRIMINATION MUST END IN CANADA

Federal government must support Manitoba's Northern transport initiatives

Setting Priorities

Time for Urgent Action on Social Housing

NDP calls on Liberal government to renew federal funding before January 1st

NDP STATEMENT ON COP21 AGREEMENT // DÉCLARATION DU NPD SUR L’ACCORD CONCLU À LA COP21

NDP RE-INTRODUCES TRANS RIGHTS BILL

LIBERAL TAX CUT LEAVES MOST CANADIANS BEHIND

NDP Tax Fairness proposal benefits the middle class and those working hard to join it

NDP STATEMENT ON THE NATIONAL DAY OF REMEMBRANCE AND ACTION ON VIOLENCE AGAINST WOMEN

NDP Status of Women critic Sheila Malcolmson (Nanaimo—Ladysmith) made the following statement on the National Day of Remembrance and Action on Violence against Women:

Liberals must keep their promises

Transgender Day of Remembrance

ASHTON TAKES ON HIGH PROFILE ECONOMIC CRITIC AREA

CANADA POST THREAT TO REDUCE HOURS IN LYNN LAKE AND LEAF RAPIDS UNACCEPTABLE

Cancel plans to eliminate Home Delivery in the North

Tom Mulcair supports Housing Cooperatives

National Aboriginal Day // La Journée nationale des Autochtones

Statement on RCMP Report Update on Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women

LIBERAL AND CONSERVATIVE MPS PASS BILL C-51

NDP DELIVERS A PLAN TO FIX NUTRITION NORTH

NDP STATEMENT ON THE FINDINGS OF THE TRUTH AND RECONCILIATION COMMISSION

CONSERVATIVES VOTE AGAINST ENDING VIOLENCE AGAINST WOMEN

The NDP Will Reinstate Door-to-Door Mail Delivery

HARPER GOVERNMENT PUTTING CHURCHILL AT RISK

NDP SECURES A VICTORY FOR VETERANS // LE NPD DÉCROCHE UNE VICTOIRE POUR NOS ANCIENS COMBATTANTS

NDP SECURES A VICTORY FOR WOMEN // LE NPD DÉCROCHE UNE VICTOIRE POUR LES FEMMES

LIBERAL MPs CHOSE FEAR AND CYNICISM OVER CIVIL RIGHTS // LES DÉPUTÉS LIBÉRAUX CHOISISSENT LA PEUR ET LE CYNISME PLUTÔT QUE LES DROITS CIVILS

TIME TO RENEW CANADA’S COMMITMENT TO ELIMINATE CHILD POVERTY

An NDP Government will eliminate the stock options tax loophole

Conservative budget stubbornly spends billions on wealthiest few

2015 Inequality Budget

Justice for all #MMIWG2S

ASHTON DEMANDS TRUTHFUL INFORMATION ON MISSING AND MURDERED INDIGENOUS WOMEN

SCRAP INCOME SPLITTING

INVEST IN A STRONGER MIDDLE CLASS

Government leaves $70 million unspent for Western Economic Diversification

For Immediate Release March 11th, 2015

NDP DEMANDS FEDERAL GOVERNMENT ACCEPT RECOMMENDATIONS FROM UN REPORT

NDP CALLS ON FEDERAL GOVERNMENT TO RESOLVE SPECIFIC LAND CLAIMS

BUDGET MUST MAKE GOOD JOBS THE FIRST PRIORITY

NDP Statement on UN Report calling for a National Inquiry on Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women

Statement by the leader of the Official Opposition on Women’s Day

STATEMENT BY NDP ON THE FEDERAL ROUNDTABLE ON MISSING AND MURDERED INDIGINOUS WOMEN

Official Opposition Aboriginal Affairs critic Niki Ashton (Churchill) made the following statement:

PROTECTING CANADIANS MUST INCLUDE PROTECTING FREEDOMS

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE February 18, 2015

STATEMENT BY THE OFFICIAL OPPOSITION ON LOUIS RIEL DAY

NDP MPs Niki Ashton (Churchill) and Pat Martin (Winnipeg Centre) made the following statement on Louis Riel Day:

NDP MOTION TO END CHILD POVERTY A VICTORY FOR ALL CANADIANS

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE February 4, 2015

ASHTON CALLS FOR FEDERAL LEADERSHIP ON FIRST NATIONS POVERTY

SUPREME COURT RULING A VICTORY FOR WORKERS

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE January 30, 2015

NIKI ASHTON CALLS ON MINISTER TO ADDRESS FIRST NATIONS POVERTY

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE January 29, 2015

NIKI ASHTON DEMANDS ACCOUNTABILITY FOR CHANGES TO DISASTER ASSISTANCE FORMULA

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE January 28, 2015

FIRST NATIONS LEFT OUT OF UNEMPLOYMENT FIGURES

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE JANUARY 23, 2015

NIKI ASHTON NAMED CRITIC FOR ABORIGINAL AFFAIRS

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE January 23, 2015

NDP TO RESTORE CBC FUNDING

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE January 22, 2015

CANADA MUST HELP STOP BOKO HARAM

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE January 12, 2015

Statement from the NDP on the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights report on missing and murdered indigenous women in British Columbia

Ashton Calls for Immediate Action on Fire Protection for First Nations

FEDS MUST START WORKING WITH PROVINCES ON ECONOMIC CHALLENGES

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE December 15, 2014

CONSERVATIVES REJECT BILL THAT COULD HAVE SAVED THE LIVES OF PEDESTRIANS AND CYCLISTS

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE December 10, 2014

JOB GROWTH STAGGERS UNDER CONSERVATIVE POLICIES

Statement on the 25th Anniversary of the tragedy of École Polytechnique

THE NDP WANTS TO IMPLEMENT A MIXED PROPORTIONAL SYSTEM

STATEMENT BY THE OFFICIAL OPPOSITION ON WORLD AIDS DAY

Official Opposition leader Tom Mulcair (Outremont) made the following statement on World AIDS Day:

ASHTON DEMANDS APOLOGY FOR INSULT TO INDIGENOUS LEADER

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE November 28, 2014

NEW DEMOCRATS PLEASED WITH GOVERNMENT SUPPORT OF OUR OPPOSITION DAY MOTION FOR THALIDOMIDE VICTIMS

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE November 27, 2014

THE NUTRITION NORTH PROGRAM YET ANOTHER CONSERVATIVE FAILURE

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE November 27, 2014

THE NUTRITION NORTH PROGRAM YET ANOTHER CONSERVATIVE FAILURE

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE November 27, 2014

OFFICIAL OPPOSITION STATEMENT ON INTERNATIONAL DAY TO END VIOLENCE AGAINST WOMEN

NO CHILD SHOULD LIVE IN POVERTY

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE November 24, 2014

NDP URGES COMPENSATION FOR THALIDOMIDE SURVIVORS

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE NOVEMBER 23, 2014

NDP CALLS FOR ACTION TO STOP VIOLENCE AGAINST WOMEN

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE November 17, 2014

Candidacy Nomination Meetings across Churchill Keewatin-Aski.

Proud to be the NDP candidate for Churchill Keewatin-Aski

BUDGET SURPLUS IS THE RESULT OF CONSERTAVIVES’ CUTS

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE November 12, 2014

STATEMENT BY THE NDP ON VETERANS’ WEEK

Howard Hampton Appointed NDP Special Advisor for the Ring of Fire

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE November 5, 2014

RECORD NUMBERS RELYING ON FOOD BANKS UNDER CONSERVATIVES

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE November 4, 2014

NDP INTRODUCES LANDMARK ENVIRONMENTAL RIGHTS BILL

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 29th 2014

Live online Q & A with Niki Ashton, Official Opposition Critic for Status of Women

Sharing Our Stories

A New Digital Platform for Sharing Feminist Activism

The fight to keep home mail delivery is far from over

WFDF14: Marcelle Perron, vice-président du Comité des femmes de la Fédération des travailleurs du Québe

BIRD WATCHERS ARE NOT CRIMINALS

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Flin Flon "Save Canada Post" Meeting

Visiting the Riding

Announcement: Speaker List for WFDF14

Canadian Parents Deserve Affordable Childcare

CONSERVATIVES WILL MISS THEIR OWN ENVIRONMENTAL TARGETS

The sector-by-sector Conservative approach is not working

STATEMENT BY THE NDP TO MARK WOMEN’S HISTORY MONTH

Women's Forum des femmes

The feminist agenda // Vers un avenir feministé

CONSERVATIVES OPPOSE ACTION ON CONFLICT MINERALS

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 25, 2014

NDP Fights for a Vote on Hate Crimes Protection Based on Gender Identity

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: September 22 2014

NDP Forces Emergency Debate on Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls

NDP DEMANDS ACTON FROM CONSERVATIVES ON MISSING AND MURDERED INDIGENOUS WOMEN

CONSERVATIVES IGNORE WIDESPEAD CALLS FOR ACTION ON RETIREMENT SECURITY

NDP WILL LAUNCH A COMMISSION OF INQUIRY ON MISSING AND MURDERED INDIGENOUS WOMEN IN ITS FIRST 100 DAYS IN POWER

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 27, 2014

NDP STATEMENT ON THE 100TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE WAR MEASURES

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 24, 2014

Ashton Repeats Call for National Inquiry in Light of Tina Fontaine's Murder

CONSERVATIVES MUST respond now to mount polley Tailings Pond Disaster

LES CONSERVATEURS DOIVENT RÉAGIR AU DÉSASTRE ÉCOLOGIQUE DU MONT POLLEY

MINISTER OF HEALTH MUST ACT TO PROTECT WOMEN’S RIGHTS

CONSERVATIVES DISREGARD SUPREME COURT’S BEDFORD DECISION

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE July 15, 2014

21,000 PRIVATE-SECTOR + 11,900 PUBLIC-SECTOR JOBS LOST = STEPHEN HARPER’S ACTION PLAN

Latest jobs report reveals more troubling news for Canada’s job market

Canada Day!

Celebrating in Flin Flon, Thompson and The Pas!

PRIDE NORTH OF 55!

NDP calls on federal government to save First Nations maternal health program

Events in June

June in Northern Manitoba

NEW DEMOCRATS RELEASE GAY AGENDA FOR PRIDE SEASON // LE NPD PRÉSENTE DES MESURES CONCRÈTES AFIN DE SOULIGNER LE DÉBUT DE LA SAISON DE LA FIERTÉ GAIE

Legislation that Affects Women // Des lois qui Concernent les Femmes

NDP CONDEMNS CUTTING OF MATERNAL HEALTH PROGRAM FOR FIRST NATIONS

Attacking our institutions and services

ASHTON WELCOMES MANITOBAN ANTI-BULLYING CHAMPIONS TO PARLIAMENT HILL

Save Canada Post!

Going door to door in Thompson

Grand Opening of the University College of the North Thompson Campus!

In the Riding: May 2014

Education has to be a top priority

MP Report

RCMP REPORT SHOWS NEED FOR IMMEDIATE FEDERAL ACTION

Unfair Elections Act‎ Passes

Chief Kennedy Appears Before Status of Women Committee

Open Letter to Minister Kellie Leitch

Funding for Native Women's Association of Canada Violence Prevention Project

Meeting with ED of National Aboriginal Circle Against Family Violence

FEDERAL ACTION NEEDED IN PEGUIS FLOODING

In Solidarity with the New Brunswick Pro Choice National Day of Action

NIKI ASHTON NOMINATED FOR YWCA WOMEN OF DISTINCTION AWARD

NDP DEMAND INDEPENDENT REVIEW OF CANADA’S BROKEN TEMPORARY FOREIGN WORKER PROGRAM

Have your Say!

Why Do You Oppose the (Un)Fair Elections Act

Ashton Invites Canadians to Build Opposition to Elections Act

Visiting in Fox Lake and Gillam

Community Initiative: OCN

Awakening the Warrior Conference

M 444 Consultation in Victoria and Vancouver

Consultation on a National Action Plan to End Violence Against Women

What You Can Do to Fight For the Morgentaler Clinic

An Open Letter to the Minister of Health // Lettre ouverte à la ministre de la Santé

Concerns on First Nations Education Act Must Be Heard

Governor General's Caring Canadian Award

CONSERVATIVES CONTINUE TO FAIL ON RAIL SAFETY

Don’t Stamp Out Our Mail

200 + reply cards received

Winter Roads: Visiting Northern Communities in the Churchill Riding

NDP launches campaign to support Elections Canada’s youth outreach‎

Mulcair announces pan-Canadian consultations on Unfair Elections Act

International Women's Day

The NDP Nation Wide Affordability Tour: A Gendered Perspective

Conflict Minerals Campaign

Help ACI Manitoba learn more about Manitoba Indigenous artists!

Stand up for Canadian democracy

Don’t let Stephen Harper impose voter suppression tactics and prevent Elections Canada from promoting democracy

Support M444

Act now to end violence against women

It’s time for quality child care that’s affordable for families

Stop the cuts to our postal service

Stand up for First Nations children

Louis Riel's Legacy

NDP WORKS TO END VIOLENCE AGAINST ABORIGINAL WOMEN

A Federal Do-nothing Budget on Northern issues

Conservative do-nothing budget fails to meet the needs of Canadian families

NDP LAUNCHES PETITION CAMPAIGN FOR QUALITY, AFFORDABLE CHILDCARE

NDP FIGHTING TO KEEP DOOR-TO-DOOR MAIL DELIVERY

NDP REALITY CHECK: Ad spending

Conservatives and Liberals, cut from the same wasteful cloth

Time to Move Forward on Pension Reform

Indigenous rights: Time for action

Thompson Youth Build in their Community

-30C won't stop them!

Stop the cuts to our postal service

You can’t save a business by cutting service and raising prices

Commemorating December 6th

AG REPORT REVEALS MORE CONSERVATIVE MISMANAGEMENT

Auditor General Report reveals serious problems with the services Canadians rely on for their safety and security

New Democrats launch national tour to stop violence against women

Person’s Day

Statement from the Official Opposition for the International Day of the Girl Child

Official Opposition Leader Tom Mulcair on the 250th Anniversary of the Royal Proclamation of 1763

Official Opposition Leader Tom Mulcair on the 250th Anniversary of the Royal Proclamation of 1763

Urgent action needed to end violence against women

Our Northern Vision

Marking Women's History Month

NDP marks Women’s History Month

Marking Women's History Month

NDP marks Women’s History Month

HARPER MUST HELP SECURE RELEASE OF CANADIANS IN EGYPT

MP Niki Ashton Blasts Canada’s UN Envoy for Not Taking the Matter of Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women Seriously

Remarks on the 6Th Anniversary of the Adoption of the UN Declaration of the Rights of Indigenous Peoples

Harper, Stop Talking and Start Doing Something About Human Trafficking

Paying tribute to Canada's working people

MPS MUST ACT ON NDP’S TRANSPARENCY MOTION

Time for MPs to get back to work improving transparency in Ottawa

Happy Labour Day

NDP REALITY CHECK:

Stephen Harper’s patronage appointments; the failed candidate edition

Fraser Institute undervalues Canadian families by inaccurately assessing true costs

A response to The Cost of Raising Children

Statement from Jean Crowder on International Day of the World’s Indigenous People

Women's Forum / Forum Des Femmes

AUDITOR GENERAL AGREES TO PERFORMANCE AUDIT ON NUTRITION NORTH PROGRAM

More Summer Visiting

CONSERVATIVES’ DENIAL OF JUSTICE UNACCEPTABLE | LES CONSERVATEURS REFUSENT DE RENDRE JUSTICE AUX FEMMES AUTOCHTONES

CONSERVATIVES’ DENIAL OF JUSTICE UNACCEPTABLE: NDP

Message on Day of Action to #HonourTheApology

Federal Government Must Act on Reports of Intentional Malnourishment and Testing of First Nations

Conservatives Fail to Meet GHG Deadline - Again

More Action Needed to Stop Violence Against Women

Open Letter to IWFA Committee Chair Stella Ambler, MP Regarding Concerns Held by New Democratic Committee Members

Transparent and Accountable: My Expenses

Have your say: Share your priorities for Budget 2014

CONSERVATIVES MUST NOT UNDERMINE INTERNATIONAL EFFORTS TO COMBAT VIOLENCE AGAINST WOMEN

NDP CALLING FOR THE MINISTER OF HEALTH TO TAKE ACTION TO REASSURE USERS OF YAZ AND YASMIN

STATEMENT BY JEAN CROWDER ON THE 5TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE RESIDENTIAL SCHOOLS APOLOGY

Niki Ashton rises in the house to speak to Bill S-2

NDP TABLES BILL TO PROTECT SASKATCHEWAN LAKES

STATEMENT BY STATUS OF WOMEN CRITIC NIKI ASHTON AND JUSTICE CRITIC FRANÇOISE BOIVIN ON THE DEATH OF HENRY MORGENTALER

CANADIAN STANDARDS MUST BE UPHELD IN NORTHERN GREECE MINE: NDP

Once again, asking the Conservative government to step up and act to end violence against women

Statement of Tribute to Elijah Harper

Congratulations to my colleague Lysane Blanchette-Lamothe on her election of Chair of Status of Women

Birth control recall: Government took too long

STATEMENT BY NIKI ASHTON CALLING ON SUPPORTERS TO JOIN IN RAY OF HOPE CANDLELIGHT VIGILS, APRIL 8, 2013

FEDERAL GOVERNMENT MUST STEP UP ON FLOOD MITIGATION ON FIRST NATIONS

MESSAGE TO HARPER: TIME TO LISTEN TO INDIGENOUS YOUTH

HARPER BUDGET FAILS NORTHERN MANITOBA

CONSERVATIVES CONTINUE AUSTERITY CUTS, INTRODUCE NO NEW MEASURES TO CREATE JOBS/ LE NPD DÉNONCE LE BUDGET CONSERVATEUR QUI NE FAIT RIEN POUR L’EMPLOI ET LES PREMIÈRES NATIONS

CONSERVATIVES CONTINUE AUSTERITY CUTS, INTRODUCE NO NEW MEASURES TO CREATE JOBS

Statement by NDP Status of Women critic Niki Ashton on International Women’s Day, Friday, March 8, 2013

Truth and Reconcillation Commission Garden Hill Hearing

Statement by Niki Ashton and Pat Martin on Louis Riel Day

NATIONAL INQUIRY FOR MISSING ABORIGINAL WOMEN NEEDED IMMEDIATELY

Tell Your Friends To Pull Offensive CWB Ad: Ashton Calls On Ritz To Act

January 31, 2013 - Standing with First Nations

Conservatives Show Toxic Agenda on Choice Again

Defending Womens Right to Choose - January 28, 2013

Statement on the 25th Anniversary of the Morgentaler Decision

NDP urges PM to respect principles of UN Declaration on Indigenous Rights

NDP: a woman’s right to choose must be protected

Join Us!

Hunger Strikers Make Urgent Appeal: Ashton asks Harper to meet First Nations activists

Ashton In Solidarity with First Nations calling on Harper Government to Act #IdleNoMore

Where are the net benefits from foreign takeovers?

Niki Ashton`s statement on the National Day of Remembrance and Action on Violence Against Women

Open letter to Canada Post re: Pay Equity

MP Report: Canadians Honour Our Veterans

New Omnibus Budget Bill Unacceptable

Fairness for Residential School Survivors

MP Report: Food Safety Must be a Priority

Statement by Status of Women critic Niki Ashton on Women’s History Month

MP Report: We Need Action on the Economy

STATEMENT BY NDP CAUCUS ON REJECTION OF MOTION M-312

NDP DEFENDS WOMEN’S RIGHT TO CHOOSE

Statement on Take Back the Night in Canada

Ashton Calls on Conservative Government to Stop Silencing Aboriginal Organizations

MP Report: Federal Government is Trying To Silence Its Critics

Labour Day More Than A Holiday

MP Report: Canada needs a true Northern Vision

Youth Call out to Harper. Watch and Share the Video. Tell the PM to bring back CCAY.

Petition For Maintaining Employment Insurance for Seasonal Workers

NDP Launching Campaign to Oppose EI Cuts for Nothern Seasonal Workers

Government Must Address Tragedy of Missing Aboriginal Women:NDP / Les Conservateurs Doivent Agir Dans Le Dossier Des Meurtres Et Des Disparitions Des Femmes Autochtones Au Canada

Ashton wants Federal government to be accountable to First Nations and Canadians

Conservative Legacy means Cutting Francophonie Out West / Des compressions à la francophonie dans l’Ouest, voilà l’héritage des conservateurs

MP Report: Canadians Reject Federal Government's Arrogance on the Budget

Ashton: A Woman's Right to Choose is Not Up for Negotiation / Ashton : La liberté de choix d’une femme n’est pas négociable

ASHTON CHALLENGES GOVERNMENT ON EXPERIMENTAL LAKES AREA

Ashton Calls on Government to Withdraw EI Cuts Targeting Northern Seasonal Workers

CHANGES TO EMPLOYMENT INSURANCE WILL IMPACT NORTH: "A Nail in the Coffin for Seasonal Industry"

Petition against Motion 312 / Pétition contre la motion 312

ASHTON ASKS HEALTH MINISTER TO APOLOGIZE AND ACT

MP Report: Listening to Canadians on the Federal Budget

ASHTON CALLING ON CONSERVATIVE GOVERNMENT TO ACT

The Federal Budget and Women - from the Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives (CCPA)

MP Report- National Day of Mourning

Agencies fearful of feds' takeover: Ottawa to control settlement services

CUTS TO CIC SERVICES IN MANITOBA “WRECKLESS AND IRRESPONSIBLE”

CONSERVATIVE BUDGET BLINDSIDES PRAIRIE FARMERS

Budget cuts pensions, erodes Medicare and ignores our region: Ashton

MP Report – March 7th, 2012

MP Report: Federal Government Must Commit to Medicare

MP Report: 2011 Was an Eventful Year

MP Report: Government Limiting Debate Without Reason

Agriculture Minister breached Wheat Board Act, judge rules (from Globe and Mail)

MP Report: Killing the Wheat Board a Betrayal of Our Region - November 30 2011

November 29 2011 Speech in Response to Allegations Made by Chief Government Whip

MP Report: Fighting for Running Water

MP Report: Northerners Mark Remembrance Day

Conservatives Ignore Regions on Gun Registry

Ashton In Question Period Standing Up for Churchill on the Wheat Board

Ashton Puts Forward Motion Asking for Farmer Vote on the Wheat Board

Canadian Wheat Board rally in Brandon, Manitoba on Saturday, October 22 2011

ASHTON: ON TOMMY DOUGLAS' BIRTHDAY, HARPER BRINGS RURAL AND WESTERN CANADA DOWN

CONSERVATIVES PUTTING PRAIRIE FAMILIES AT RISK : TURMEL // NYCOLE TURMEL REPROCHE AUX CONSERVATEURS DE METTRE LE BIEN-ÊTRE DES FAMILLES DES PRAIRIES EN DANGER

ASHTON: CONSERVATIVES SHOW ARROGANCE ON WHEAT BOARD

Ashton's Question on the Canadian Wheat Board - Monday October 17, 2011

Ashton's Questions on Aboriginal Youth Suicide - September 26, 2011

MP Report: Government Should Respect Vote

Jack Layton Will be Missed But His Vision Will Live On

Official Portrait

MP Report: Back to Visiting the Riding

Ashton Elected Chair of Status of Women Committee of Parliament

NEW DEMOCRATS STAND UP FOR CHURCHILL AND WHEAT BOARD // LE NPD À LA RESCOUSSE DE CHURCHILL ET DE LA COMMISSION CANADIENNE DU BLÉ

MP Report: Federal government threatens future of the Port of Churchill

Canada Day in Flin Flon

“Ashton Calls Tories a Threat to the Wheat Board and the Port of Churchill”

“Ashton Calls Tories a Threat to the Wheat Board and the Port of Churchill”

Ashton Calls for Federal Action on All Weather Roads

Ashton Calls for Action on Fire Safety

About Niki Ashton

Ashton Kicks Off Campaign Throughout the North

Federal government defeated on confidence vote

Ashton: Federal budget ignores First Nation and Métis communities

MP Report - Budget fails to meet the needs of Northerners

BUDGET FAILS TO MAKE LIFE BETTER FOR CANADIANS // LE BUDGET N'AMÉLIORE PAS LA VIE DES CANADIENS

STUDENTS DESERVE ACCESSIBLE, QUALITY EDUCATION // LES ÉTUDIANTS MÉRITENT UNE ÉDUCATION ACCESSIBLE ET DE QUALITÉ

Ashton Joins Sayisi Dene to Call on Government of Canada for Justice

CONSERVATIVE GOVERNMENT ABANDONING THE WEST: ASHTON - NDP blasts Harper over proposed cuts to WEDC

Kudos to our MP for creativity among other things

MICHAEL MOORE JOINS ASHTON'S CAMPAIGN FOR THOMPSON // MICHAEL MOORE REJOINT LA CAMPAGNE DE NIKI ASHTON POUR SAUVER DES EMPLOIS DANS LA VILLE DE THOMPSON

Niki Ashton in the House of Commons 2008-2010

MP Report: Federal Government Needs To Partner With Province on All-Weather Roads

MP REPORT: WE NEED A NATIONAL SUICIDE PREVENTION STRATEGY

ASHTON CALLS FOR FEDERAL ACTION ON FIRST NATIONS FIRE SAFETY - Statement in the House of Commons

NEW DEMOCRATS LAUNCH CAMPAIGN TO ENDORSE NATIONAL SUICIDE PREVENTION STRATEGY

Our campaign mentioned on CBC's Q - February 2 2001

Thompson and Me? Michael Moore Takes Up Fight Against Vale

Big screen pot-stirrer helps NDP MP

ASHTON GETS A HAND FROM MICHAEL MOORE FOR THOMPSON // ASHTON REÇOIT UN COUP DE MAIN DE MICHAEL MOORE POUR THOMPSON

Dear Michael Moore: Please help, signed Niki Ashton, Thompson

MP Report: Taking our campaign to save Thompson jobs to the world

Ashton Reaches out to Michael Moore: Hear Our Story

Message to Michael Moore

Feds eye gaps in native firefighting: Fires on reserves claim 11 children in last five years

Campaign to Save Jobs Goes Online

Ashton Calls on Minister of Health to Act on Third World diseases on Northern Manitoba First Nations

Prise de contrôle d'Inco: Vale n'a pas respecté son entente

You're Invited to a Film Screening: A View From The Ground - Tuesday, December 7th - 7-9pm - Room 2-1, Booth Building (165 Sparks Street, Ottawa)

Federal Government Gives $1B to Vale and Shuts Out Manitobans - Manitoba MPs Missing in Action

Statement in the House of Commons from December 2, 2010

Women's Statement from Wednesday, November 24, 2010

“Federal Government Supports Vale, Not Manitoba,” Says Ashton

Petition - Save Our Jobs, Save Our Canada

Thompson's loss of jobs Canada's gain: Clement

Clement Clueless: Ashton Calls for Minister of Industry to Step Up for Thompson

Exchange between Ashton and Clement during Question Period on November 18, 2010

Tony Clement sends his regards to Thompson

HARPER’S FAILURE ON FOREIGN TAKEOVERS LEADS TO LOST JOBS IN MANITOBA

MP Report: We Need to Stand Up to Defend Our Communities and Country

Ashton calls on Federal Government to Partner in All-Weather Road

Red Sucker Lake water woes boil over: Testing uncovers harmful bacteria in holding tanks

MP Report: Federal Government Must Act

Ashton Calls for Immediate Action on Water and Sewer Services on Manitoba First Nations

MP Report: "Much Progress, More to Do on Equality for Women"

Niki Ashton's Scrum after long gun registry vote on September 22 2010

Statement on vote regarding long gun registry

QUICK-FIX LOANS NOT ENOUGH FOR LONG-TERM STUDENT DEBT PROBLEM: ASHTON // Pour Ashton, les prêts ne sont pas la solution rapide pour régler le problème des dettes à long terme des étudiants

CONSERVATIVES MUST ACT ON OXFORD HOUSE SCHOOL: ASHTON // ASHTON : LES CONSERVATEURS DOIVENT INTERVENIR DANS LE DOSSIER DE L’ÉCOLE D’OXFORD HOUSE

National Aboriginal Day Message from Niki Ashton

Ashton Calls on Government to Restore Canada's Reputation

Youth joblessness surging, OECD warns

NEW DEMOCRATS CALL FOR BOOST TO URBAN ABORIGINAL PROGRAMS/ LE NPD DEMANDE D’AMÉLIORER LES PROGRAMMES DE SOUTIEN DESTINÉS AUX AUTOCHTONES EN RÉGION URBAINE

HARPER MUST EXTEND FUNDING TO ABORIGINAL HEALING FOUNDATION: ASHTON // STEPHEN HARPER DOIT PROLONGER LE FINANCEMENT DE LA FONDATION AUTOCHTONE DE GUÉRISON, SELON NIKI ASHTON

Ashton calls on Transport Minister to join Manitoba in building all-weather roads

Ashton Appeals to Prime Minister to Save Aboriginal Healing Foundation

Niki Ashton calls on PM to save the AHF - Transcript from the House of Commons (Thursday, March 11th, 2010)

Ashton Urges Government to Fund Aboriginal Healing Foundation: Fate Unclear in Budget