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NDP MP for Drummond (Québec)

Won his last election, in 2011, with 51.60% of the vote.

Yesterday

Voted No on Vote #266 on Bill C-43 A second Act to implement certain provisions of the budget tabled in Parliament on February ...

Posted on Twitter Fiscalité : rare union entre patrons et écolos | Michel Corbeil | Environnement http://t.co/glVOQREDej

Two days ago

Spoke in the House on Petitions Mr. Speaker, I have the honour to present three petitions that my constituents in Drummond sent to me this summer. They worked very hard. The first ...

Voted Yes on Vote #265 on Bill S-211 Establish a national day to promote health and fitness for all Canadians

Voted Yes on Vote #264 on Bill S-221 Amend the Criminal Code (assaults against public transit operators)

Voted No on Vote #263 on Bill C-520 Supporting non-partisan agents of Parliament

Voted No on Vote #262 on Bill C-520 Supporting non-partisan agents of Parliament

Posted on Twitter Je vous invite à visionnez la vidéo de ma déclaration en Chambre des communes concernant la loi S-5 et le Parc... http://t.co/7zyukY1Mh8

Posted on Twitter Le gouvernement conservateur a attendu trop longtemps avant de renforcer la sécurité ferroviaire! http://t.co/8jXtewi4up

Posted on Twitter La Journée de la gentillesse gagne en sensibilisation http://t.co/mxsYcrwuPN

Three days ago

Spoke in the House on Canada-Korea Economic Growth and Prosperity Act Mr. Speaker, I would like to thank my colleague for his excellent speech. A certain document prepared by the Department of Foreign Affairs, Trade and Development ...

Posted on Twitter Occasion de bénévolat et/ou de stage Madame, Monsieur, Je souhaite, par la présente, porter à votre attention... http://t.co/4Uwcisho0w

This week

Posted on Twitter Les bélugas sont une espèce menacée et protégée en vertu de la Loi sur les espèces en péril, cependant les... http://t.co/wrnHReseqw

A week ago

Spoke in the House on Nááts’ihch’oh National Park Reserve Act Mr. Speaker, to begin, I want to say that I will be sharing my time with the member for Scarborough—Rouge River, who is doing excellent work ...

Three weeks ago

Spoke in the House on Business of Supply moved: That, in the opinion of the House, the proposed Port of Gros-Cacouna oil terminal, which will be used for the sole purpose of exporting unprocessed ...

Spoke at the Environment committee on Report of the Commissioner of the Environment and Sustainable Development - Fall ... Thank you. Because I don't have much time left, I will ask you three questions all at once. You can take the time you need to ...

Spoke in the House on The Environment Mr. Speaker, under the Conservatives, environmental assessment has become a real joke. Many industrial sites that are likely to be major polluters have undergone no environmental ...

Spoke at the Environment committee on Management of Municipal Solid Waste and Industrial Materials Thank you, Mr. Chair. Before I ask my first question, I would like to come back to this study, which we conducted a while ago. We ...

Spoke in the House on Parks Canada Mr. Speaker, from 2012 to 2013, Parks Canada cut more than 1,000 permanent positions. That is almost one third of its employees laid off. Under the ...

A month ago

Spoke in the House on Rouge National Urban Park Act Mr. Speaker, from the outset I would like to mention that I will be sharing my time with someone yet to be determined. Before I begin ...

Spoke in the House on Natural Resources Mr. Speaker, I am pleased to rise in the House to come back to a question I asked about the National Energy Board and the new ...

More than three months ago

Spoke at the Environment committee on Management of Municipal Solid Waste and Industrial Materials If I understand you correctly, then, the federal government has not done anything so far in that regard; it hasn't had any involvement in the circular ...

Spoke at the Environment committee on Management of Municipal Solid Waste and Industrial Materials Thank you, Mr. Chairman. I would like to go back to the polluter-pays principle. I think this is very important to talk about within this study. ...

Spoke at the Environment committee on Management of Municipal Solid Waste and Industrial Materials Thank you, Mr. Chair. I want to thank the witnesses for their contributions today. I'd like to ask you about some very relevant issues, such as ...

Spoke at the Environment committee on Management of Municipal Solid Waste and Industrial Materials Thank you, Mr. Chair. Before I ask my questions, I would like to say that the motion before us pertains to the management of municipal solid ...

Spoke at the Environment committee on Main Estimates 2014-2015: Vote 1 under CANADIAN ENVIRONMENTAL ASSESSMENT AGENCY; Votes 1, ... The percentages attributable to the economic downturn, basically those tied to the federal government. Thank you kindly, Mr. Hamilton. I'd like to congratulate you, minister, on ...

Spoke at the Environment committee on Water Quality of the Great Lakes Basin You are absolutely correct when you say that science is essential. Fortunately, the Experimental Lakes Area was saved just in time. Unfortunately, the federal government is ...

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-493 An Act to amend the Navigable Waters Protection Act (Ashuapmushuan River, Mistassini River and Peribonka River)

Mentioned by CBC.ca NDP leadership candidates' caucus endorsements Niki Ashton Carol Hughes Jean-François LaRose Francine Raynault François Choquette Nathan Cullen Fin Donnelly Alex Atamanenko Brian Masse Paul Dewar Charlie Angus Linda Duncan Irene Mathyssen Claude Gravelle Hélène Laverdière Hoang Mai Peggy Nash ...

Mentioned by Montreal Gazette Manitoba MP Niki Ashton joins crowded NDP leadership race Switching easily from English to French – she learned French in immersion classes – Ashton was accompanied by two NDP MP backers, Jean-François Larose from Repentigny and François Choquette from Drummond. Her announcement was made in a restaurant in ...

Mentioned by Montreal Gazette Manitoba MP joins crowded NDP race Switching easily from English to French - she learned French in immersion classes - Ashton was accompanied by two NDP MP backers, Jean-François Larose from Repentigny and François Choquette from Drummond. Her announcement was made in a restaurant in ...

Mentioned by iPolitics.ca (subscription) Niki Ashton is the newest, youngest NDP leadership hopeful Ashton was joined at the launch by first-time Quebec MPs Jean-François Larose and François Choquette. She did not centre out any leadership rivals. “For me it is very important that we're not running against any other candidate, for us it's putting ...

Mentioned by National Post (blog) Road map to a potential NDP breakthrough This time around, the NDP are fielding François Choquette, an adult education teacher. Brossard-La Prairie: This is one of only two ridings outside the Greater Montreal Area that the Liberals won in 2008, after a recount found Alexandra Mendès beat the ...