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NDP MP for Drummond (Québec)

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

Yesterday

Posted on Twitter http://t.co/ilO5vxcn6u

Posted on Twitter Très heureux d'avoir assisté à l'arrivée de la flamme des Jeux du Qc de Drummondville. http://t.co/x4SBtrWI3v

Two days ago

Spoke in the House on Pipeline Safety Act Mr. Speaker, I would first like to congratulate my colleague from Skeena—Bulkley Valley on his excellent speech. He clearly set out the premise of this debate. ...

Voted No on Vote #342 on Bill C-2 Amend the Controlled Drugs and Substances

Posted on Twitter Les conservateurs sont pressés d’adopter #C51 sans que le projet de loi soit étudié. .@rosanedl s’y oppose. #AppuyonsRosane

Posted on Twitter Drummondville vibrera bientôt au rythme de la 50e Finale des Jeux du Québec Drummondville 2015. J'ai bien hâte de... http://t.co/vjNassEzMO

Three days ago

Spoke in the House on Committees of the House Mr. Speaker, the NDP members want to thank the witnesses who contributed to this study on municipal waste. However, the report is missing some important information, ...

Voted Yes on Vote #341 on Bill C-586 Amend the Canada Elections Act and the Parliament of Canada Act (candidacy and caucus reforms)

Posted on Twitter Lancement de Mobilys à l'École Notre Dame du Rosaire et Sainte Marie Mon adjoint Pierre Buisson a assisté... http://t.co/mUC9gdfCUH

Posted on Twitter Envoyons un message à Stephen Harper http://t.co/t14351mqdm

This week

Voted Yes on Vote #340 That ( a) the House recognize that (i) the Supreme Court of Canada ruled that the prohibition on ...

Voted Yes on Vote #339 on Bill C-32 Enact the Canadian Victims Bill of Rights and to amend certain Acts

Voted No on Vote #338 on Bill C-51 Enact the Security of Canada Information Sharing Act and the Secure Air Travel Act, to ...

A week ago

Spoke in the House on Climate Change Accountability Act Mr. Speaker, I thank the member for Beaches—East York for his bill to ensure Canada assumes its responsibilities in preventing dangerous climate change. I am very ...

Spoke in the House on The Environment Mr. Speaker, I am pleased to rise in the House today for an adjournment debate on a question I asked on December 10 about greenhouse gas ...

Spoke in the House on Parliamentary Precinct Security Mr. Speaker, the NDP is not at all opposed to the idea of an integrated security force operating within the parliamentary precinct to protect parliamentarians, staff ...

Three weeks ago

Spoke in the House on Natural Resources Mr. Speaker, I am very pleased to be here this evening. I would like to return to an important issue that I raised a few weeks ...

Spoke in the House on Red Tape Reduction Act Mr. Speaker, I would like to thank my hon. colleague for his speech and the work he does in his community. We know that he cares ...

Spoke in the House on The Environment Mr. Speaker, I am pleased to rise in the House today for my first adjournment debate of 2015, with my hon. colleague, the Parliamentary Secretary to ...

Three months ago

Spoke at the Environment committee on Management of Municipal Solid Waste and Industrial Materials Thank you, Mr. Chair. Thank you, Mr. Mills, for being with us today. I agree with you that garbage is not a waste but, rather, a ...

Mentioned by CBC.ca NDP accused of trying to stifle conflicts as 2 more staffers come forward Bouchra Taibi, who was working for New Democrat MP Hélène Leblanc, and Melanie Bellemare, who was working for MP François Choquette, both accuse the party of wrongful dismissal. Taibi filed a lawsuit in the summer while Bellemare is expected to do ...

Spoke at the Environment committee on Management of Municipal Solid Waste and Industrial Materials Thank you, Mr. Chair. I would like to thank the witnesses today for their recommendations. From a federal perspective, they are really interesting. The federal government ...

Mentioned by Toronto Star NDP accused of trying to stifle conflicts as two more staffers file lawsuits Bouchra Taibi, who was working for New Democrat MP Hélène Leblanc, and Melanie Bellemare, who was working for MP François Choquette, both accuse the party of wrongful dismissal. Taibi filed a lawsuit in the summer while Bellemare is expected to do ...

Spoke at the Environment committee on Bill S-5, An Act to amend the Canada National Parks Act (Nááts’ihch’oh ... Thank you, Mr. Chair. I also thank you, Madam Minister, for being here with us. While the minister is here, I will take this opportunity to ...

More than three months ago

Spoke at the Environment committee on Bill C-40, An Act respecting the Rouge National Urban Park and Order ... That's excellent. Actually, I think climate change will be the challenge of our generation and future generations. The Copenhagen conference was criticized, as you know, by ...

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 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 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. ...

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 ...