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  • Her favourite word is elections.

NDP MP for Louis-Saint-Laurent (Québec)

Won her last election, in 2011, with 39.90% of the vote.

Yesterday

Voted Yes on Vote #238 That Standing Order 11(2) be replaced with the following: The Speaker or the Chair of Committees of the ...

Voted Yes on Vote #237 That this question be now put.

Two days ago

Spoke in the House on Business of Supply Mr. Speaker, I would like to thank you for allowing me to participate in this debate. In my opinion, the motion moved is extremely important if ...

Voted No on Vote #236 on Bill C-36 Amend the Criminal Code in response to the Supreme Court of Canada decision in Attorney ...

Voted Yes on Vote #235 on Bill C-36 Amend the Criminal Code in response to the Supreme Court of Canada decision in Attorney ...

Posted on Twitter Bonne fête à ma très chère collègue @MeganLeslieMP, députée de Halifax!

Posted on Twitter Thank you! These issues have to be fixed if we don't want canadians to become even more disconnected from #cdnpoli @albertaj7

Posted on Twitter Un discours complètement irrespectueux de la part de Van Loan. Les conservateurs n'ont rien appris de la farce de la semaine passée #polcan

Posted on Twitter Discours sur motion opposition du #NPD dans qq minutes, sur la pertinence des réponses pendant la période de questions #polcan

This week

Spoke in the House on La défense nationale Mr. Speaker, from the outset, the Conservatives have been refusing to answer Canadians' legitimate questions. They are refusing to explain the nature and scope of Canada's ...

Spoke in the House on Foreign Affairs Mr. Speaker, since the conflict in Iraq began, the Conservatives have been tangled up in their half-truths and contradictions. There are urgent needs on the ground. ...

Voted No on Vote #234 on Bill C-22 Respecting Canada's offshore oil and gas operations, enacting the Nuclear Liability and Compensation Act, repealing ...

A week ago

Posted on Twitter @MattDube @JamieMasse @robgillezeau #DoubleFacePalm

Posted on Twitter Parce que la seule chose qui manquait après l'absurdité de Calandra hier, c'est une bonne dose de sexisme. Incroyable. @WoodworthMP @VE3ZKS

Spoke in the House on The Liberal and Conservative Parties of Canada Mr. Speaker, if we want real change, not just the appearance of change, we cannot just keep switching from blue to red and back. When it ...

Spoke in the House on Reform Act, 2014 Mr. Speaker, I am very pleased to have the opportunity to speak about Bill C-586 and discuss exactly what measures this reform act contains. The NDP ...

Two weeks ago

Spoke in the House on Respecting Families of Murdered and Brutalized Persons Act Mr. Speaker, I am very pleased to speak today to Bill C-587 introduced by the hon. member for Okanagan—Shuswap. I am also very pleased to learn ...

Spoke in the House on Ukraine Mr. Speaker, the situation in the Ukrainian provinces of Donetsk and Luhansk is a challenge for the western world. Even so, the friendship between Canada and ...

Spoke in the House on The New Democratic Party of Canada Mr. Speaker, my NDP colleagues and I are back in Ottawa in fine form after spending the summer touring our constituencies. Canadians are exasperated by the ...

More than three months ago

Spoke at the Procedure and House Affairs committee on Subject Matter of Main Estimates 2014-15: Vote 1 under CHIEF ELECTORAL OFFICER Thank you very much, Mr. Chair. My thanks also to Mr. Mayrand for joining us today. Mr. Mayrand, I have some quite specific questions to ask ...

Spoke at the Procedure and House Affairs committee on M-431, Election of Committee Chairs and M-489, Election of Speaker I completely understand your position on this. I myself have introduced a bill on bilingualism. This issue is very difficult to resolve. There are always the ...

Spoke at the Procedure and House Affairs committee on Main Estimates 2014-15: Vote 1 under HOUSE OF COMMONS and Vote 1 ... During your appearance before our committee in April 2013, I had asked you a question on the reimbursement of second-language courses for members. In the past, ...

Spoke at the Procedure and House Affairs committee on Bill C-23, An Act to amend the Canada Elections Act and other ... Mr. Reid, I am a bit confused. I have here an image of the voter information card, and I cannot find that sentence. I am just ...

Spoke at the Procedure and House Affairs committee on Bill C-23, An Act to amend the Canada Elections Act and other ... I'd like to address my colleagues who have been on the Standing Committee on Procedure and House Affairs for at least three years: Mr. Chair, Mr. ...

Spoke at the Procedure and House Affairs committee on Bill C-23, An Act to amend the Canada Elections Act and other ... I think the wording used in the bill is fairly clear. In fact, section 18 states the following: “The Chief Electoral Officer may provide the public, ...

Spoke at the Procedure and House Affairs committee on Bill C-23, An Act to amend the Canada Elections Act and other ... I'd just like to say that the Chief Electoral Officer has a longer term than most other agents of Parliament for a number of reasons, but ...

Spoke at the Procedure and House Affairs committee on Bill C-23, An Act to amend the Canada Elections Act and other ... I was referring, rather, to Mr. Côté's testimony. When he came to testify before the committee he said this: With the separation of the commissioner from ...

Mentioned by iPolitics.ca (subscription) No opposition to AG audit of the House, NDP says New Democrat MP and ethics critic Charlie Angus, along with fellow MP Alexandrine Latendresse, held a morning press conference Friday to call on the prime minister and the government's minster for democratic reform, Pierre Poilievre, to “come clean” ...

Mentioned by iPolitics.ca (subscription) NDP alerts elections commissioner to “questionable” donations in Quebec Comments. NDP MP Alexandrine Latendresse talks to media after leaving question period in the House of Commons. (iPolitics/ Matthew Usherwood). The NDP wants Canada's elections commissioner to investigate a “questionable” pattern of donations to the ...

Mentioned by iPolitics.ca (subscription) MPs show off some grammatical know-how in picking out bilingualism bill's ... Quebec NDP MP Alexandrine Latendresse appeared before the House of Commons' official languages committee on Tuesday to present Bill C-419, which won unanimous support at its second reading in February. It requires that candidates appointed to any ...

Mentioned by iPolitics.ca (subscription) Morning Brief — March 26, 2013 Over at the official languages committee, NDP MP Alexandrine Latendresse will make the case for her private member's bill C-419, which would require persons appointed as officers of Parliament to be bilingual. Clause by clause consideration of Bill C-52, ...

Mentioned by Macleans.ca (blog) The Commons: Vic Toews' real world Alexandrine Latendresse, the diminutive New Democrat, was unimpressed. “Mr. Speaker, for the cameras, no substance!” she shot back. “For them, human dramas are a good opportunity to make a television show. Bravo!” Awhile later, it was Liberal Kevin ...

Mentioned by iPolitics.ca (subscription) 'This is not acceptable': Michelle Rempel takes aim at sexist trolls At the time, Rempel's followers jumped to her defence on Twitter – including New Democrat MP Alexandrine Latendresse, who called the comment “disgusting and offensive.” “This is not acceptable. If someone came and yelled this to my face in the street, ...

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-419 An Act respecting language skills