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NDP MP for Drummond (Québec)

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

Today

Posted on Twitter Nous devons agir pour rendre obligatoire l’installation de protections latérales ou « jupettes » sur les... http://t.co/tJeGMaJuQO

Posted on Twitter Profitons de cette journée pour honorer nos aînés qui ont fait d’importants sacrifices afin de défendre nos... http://t.co/59nMoh1bwD

Posted on Twitter Ce vendredi, Anne Minh Thu Quach, Peter Julian, MP et moi-même organisons le Forum national sur l'énergie et... http://t.co/lO6cPbs3tl

Posted on Twitter Merci à mon adjoint Daniel Lemire de me représenter lors de l'inauguration de la banque Scotia de Drummondville. http://t.co/TCfzTmmL9V

Posted on Twitter Que ce soit les bélugas ou la rainette faux-grillon, les conservateurs ne respectent pas leur responsabilité et... http://t.co/R183eypP26

Posted on Twitter Le NPD a déposé une motion visant à obliger les ministres à répondre concrètement aux questions qui leur sont... http://t.co/XPzApIdUTW

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 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 ...

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 ...

This week

Spoke in the House on The Environment Mr. Speaker, I have the pleasure once again of rising in the House to talk about climate change. As everyone knows, this is the hot topic ...

Spoke in the House on Canada-Korea Economic Growth and Prosperity Act Mr. Speaker, I would like to thank my hon. colleague for her wonderful speech and for the excellent presentation she gave on why we support this ...

Spoke in the House on Corporate Social Responsibility of Extractive Corporations Outside Canada Act Mr. Speaker, I am very happy to rise in the House today to support the bill introduced by my colleague from La Pointe-de-l'Île, Bill C-584, An ...

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

Spoke in the House on The Environment Mr. Speaker, I am pleased to rise today in the House to pursue a question that I asked in the last session with respect to the ...

Spoke in the House on Petitions Mr. Speaker, I have the honour of presenting dozens of petitions from people in my riding who are upset about and speaking out against the cuts ...

Spoke in the House on The Environment Mr. Speaker, just because the government makes the same announcement every two years does not mean that it is doing twice as much. The international community ...

Spoke in the House on Energy Efficiency Program Mr. Speaker, first of all, I want to thank all of my colleagues—Conservatives, Liberals and New Democrats—who have spoken on this important debate on energy efficiency, ...

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 ...

Spoke at the Environment committee on Water Quality of the Great Lakes Basin Thank you, Mr. Chair. My questions are for Ms. Patricia Chow-Fraser. Among other things, you talked about the consequences of climate change on the water quality ...

Spoke at the Environment committee on Water Quality of the Great Lakes Basin Thank you, Mr. Chair. This is a very fast-paced meeting. Mr. Sopuck had some questions and comments I was very interested in. I find that the ...

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 ...