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  • Her favourite word is section.

NDP MP for Gatineau (Québec)

Won her last election, in 2011, with 61.80% of the vote.

Yesterday

Posted on Twitter «Je choisis le NPD» | Le Devoir http://t.co/FIswl0fPls Maria Mourani, Membre #NPD #polcan Bienvenue!!!

Posted on Twitter "@cbcsports: Shannon Szabados picks up first win in men's pro league, details here: http://t.co/4mBxW637XY http://t.co/At74QYLsis" Super!

Two days ago

Posted on Twitter #jecapote Martin Caron prix reconnaissance de la #CCG pour son implication dans le Centre de pédiatrie sociale de Dre Bureau. Bravo! #Gala14

Posted on Twitter Bravo Costco Gatineau prix Excelor Ressources humaines au Gala des gens d'affaires #CCG #Gala2014 #Gatineau

Three days ago

Spoke in the House on Privacy Mr. Speaker, the Privacy Commissioner gave the government a serious warning yesterday: its cyberbullying bill's surveillance measures clash with the Supreme Court's recent ruling in Spencer. ...

This week

Spoke in the House on Public Safety Mr. Speaker, I am tempted to ask the parliamentary secretary to put his money where his mouth is. If the government is serious about the fight ...

Spoke in the House on Tougher Penalties for Child Predators Act Mr. Speaker, I would like to thank the Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Justice, whom I have the pleasure of working with in committee. We ...

Voted Yes on Vote #283 on Bill C-608 Respecting a National Day of the Midwife

Voted No on Vote #282 That the First Report of the Standing Committee on Agriculture and Agri-Food, presented on Thursday, March 27, 2014, ...

Voted No on Vote #281 That the motion be amended by deleting all the words after the word "That" and substituting the following: ...

Voted Yes on Vote #280 That the amendment be amended by adding after the word "negociated" the following: "and the Committee only report ...

Voted No on Vote #279 on Bill C-18 Amend certain Acts relating to agriculture and agri-food

Posted on Twitter Bonne rencontre avec @ReseauFCM @ME_Brunet et la conseillère de #Gatineau @sylvie_goneau #Fierdevivreici #FCM #polcan http://t.co/80jh0RpZ1y

Spoke in the House on Protection of Canada from Terrorists Act Mr. Speaker, the Minister of Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness made some interesting comments, but in my opinion they were way off base, simply because Bill ...

Posted on Twitter "@courrierdusag: Karine Trudel à l’investiture du NPD dans Jonquière: la prés du syndicat des t... http://t.co/SyEM08aaFW" #NPD #polcan

A week ago

Spoke in the House on The People of Gatineau Mr. Speaker, last week, two legion branches in the riding of Gatineau, La Baie and Norris, commemorated Remembrance Day at the cenotaphs on Gréber Boulevard and ...

Spoke in the House on Justice Mr. Speaker, rather than delaying and politicizing the process for appointing federal judges, the Conservatives should be ensuring that Canadians and particularly women who are victims ...

Two weeks ago

Spoke in the House on Harassment in the Workplace Mr. Speaker, every Canadian, no matter where they work, has the right to work in a safe, harassment-free environment. Parliament Hill is no exception. Everyone needs ...

Spoke in the House on Public Safety Mr. Speaker, I learned this morning that a jail in Halifax has mistakenly released a 22-year-old man who was awaiting trial on charges including attempted murder, ...

Spoke at the Justice committee on Bill C-32, An Act to enact the Canadian Victims Bill of Rights ... Thank you, Mr. Chair. I also thank our witnesses. This group of witnesses is probably the most diverse ever, and that is a good thing. Indeed, ...

Spoke at the Justice committee on Bill C-32, An Act to enact the Canadian Victims Bill of Rights ... Thank you. Thank you to the two representatives of the Pauktuutit. I'm glad to see that you were participating in the consultation. Today we received an ...

Three weeks ago

Spoke at the Justice committee on Bill C-32, An Act to enact the Canadian Victims Bill of Rights ... We have talked about clause 17 at length, but I am not sure that I interpret it like you, Mr. Krongold. I would like that to ...

Spoke at the Justice committee on Bill C-32, An Act to enact the Canadian Victims Bill of Rights ... I will try to do that. I would like to thank all the witnesses joining us today. Many similarities can be found in the various perspectives ...

A month ago

Spoke at the Justice committee on Bill C-32, An Act to enact the Canadian Victims Bill of Rights ... Thank you, Mr. Chair. I too want to thank our witnesses. All of this is extremely interesting. We had been expecting this bill for a long ...

Two months ago

Spoke at the Justice committee on Bill C-32, An Act to enact the Canadian Victims Bill of Rights ... Thank you, Mr. Chair. I agree that it is difficult to be against Bill C-32, but some criticism has been expressed, particularly about the bill's enforceability. ...

Spoke at the Justice committee on Proposals for a Miscellaneous Statute Law Amedment Act, (2014) Actually I'm going to quote from our Library of Parliament— I will do so because it is excellent. I put a question mark beside this as ...

More than three months ago

Spoke at the Justice committee on Bill C-36, An Act to amend the Criminal Code in response to ... My God, there's so much to say. I would understand the argument, if it were all about the buying close to the school and so on. ...

Mentioned by Huffington Post Canada Senator Colin Kenny Probe Must Hear All Allegations, NDP MP Says An investigation into Senator Colin Kenny's alleged harassment of a staffer will be "a travesty of justice" if the investigator doesn't hear from women with similar allegations, New Democrat MP Françoise Boivin said Thursday. The CBC's Brigitte Bureau ...

Mentioned by CBC.ca Senator Colin Kenny probe must hear all allegations, NDP MP says An investigation into Senator Colin Kenny's alleged harassment of a staffer will be "a travesty of justice" if the investigator doesn't hear from women with similar allegations, New Democrat MP Françoise Boivin said Thursday. The CBC's Brigitte Bureau ...

Mentioned by Ottawa Citizen Gatineau MP denounces Ontario government's 'cavalier' attitude on Kettle Island ... OTTAWA — The Ontario government's announcement that it would not support a bridge spanning the Ottawa River at Kettle Island demonstrates self-centred thinking, Gatineau MP Françoise Boivin said Tuesday. “Is the Ontario side just saying, 'We actually ...

Mentioned by Ottawa Citizen Gatineau MP denounces Ontario government's 'cavalier' attitude on Kettle Island ... OTTAWA — The Ontario government's announcement that it would not support a bridge spanning the Ottawa River at Kettle Island demonstrates self-centred thinking, Gatineau MP Françoise Boivin said Tuesday. “Is the Ontario side just saying, 'We actually ...

Mentioned by Ottawa Citizen Gatineau MP denounces Ontario government's 'cavalier' attitude on Kettle Island ... OTTAWA — The Ontario government's announcement that it would not support a bridge spanning the Ottawa River at Kettle Island demonstrates self-centred thinking, Gatineau MP Françoise Boivin said Tuesday. “Is the Ontario side just saying, 'We actually ...

Mentioned by Montreal Gazette Stephen Maher: MP Brent Rathgeber's stand should give the Tories pause 11, NDP MP Françoise Boivin moved a motion at the House of Commons justice committee asking that it study allegations raised by Edgar Schmidt, a senior Justice Department lawyer who filed a lawsuit against the government in December 2012. Schmidt ...

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-406 An Act respecting the mandate of Status of Women Canada

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-389 An Act to implement the recommendations of the Pay Equity Task Force