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NDP MP for Gatineau (Québec)

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

Today

Posted on Twitter Décision de la #CSC concernant le Sénat le 25 avril. #polcan #justice

This week

Posted on Twitter "@BFSingh: The future of humanity is riding on this result. #signalhill" love it! Is Anders still awake?

Posted on Twitter "@RicMcIver: This more exciting than the last episode of breaking bad!! #signalhill #yycsh #ableg"

Posted on Twitter "@Flipjourno: Wondering if they're hoping for a big crowd here #yycsignalhill #yyc #cpc http://t.co/sbz9jmnwE6" &Kenney's vouching4 Anders?

Posted on Twitter "@Proud_Canadian1: @FBoivinNPD this past week was great ! PQ loses leafs are out and habs are in ! lol" À Hat trick!! :) Happy times!

Posted on Twitter "@Proud_Canadian1: happy golfing #leafs ! #Habs on the other hand are headed for the playoffs next week #nhl" #time4Brieretoshine #GoHabsgo

A week ago

Spoke in the House on Michel Picard Mr. Speaker, today I would like to pay tribute to the career of Michel Picard, a Radio-Canada mainstay whose voice inspired confidence in the Outaouais since ...

Spoke in the House on Victims Bill of Rights Act Mr. Speaker, I am pleased to rise in the House to speak to Bill C-32, An Act to enact the Canadian Victims Bill of Rights and ...

Voted No on Vote #104 on Bill C-525 Amend the Canada Labour Code, the Parliamentary Employment and Staff Relations Act and the Public ...

Voted No on Vote #103 on Bill C-525 Amend the Canada Labour Code, the Parliamentary Employment and Staff Relations Act and the Public ...

Voted Yes on Vote #102 on Bill C-525 Amend the Canada Labour Code, the Parliamentary Employment and Staff Relations Act and the Public ...

Voted Yes on Vote #101 on Bill C-525 Amend the Canada Labour Code, the Parliamentary Employment and Staff Relations Act and the Public ...

Voted Yes on Vote #100 on Bill C-474 Respecting the promotion of financial transparency, improved accountability and long-term economic sustainability through the public ...

Two weeks ago

Spoke in the House on Economic Action Plan 2014 Act, No. 1 Thank you, Mr. Speaker. I am sure they will stop talking soon because what I have to tell them is very important. First, this is another ...

Spoke in the House on Justice Mr. Speaker, for cost savings, yes, but the tribunals must also remain autonomous and independent of government. They include bodies like the Canadian Human Rights Tribunal, ...

Spoke in the House on Canada-Honduras Economic Growth and Prosperity Act Mr. Speaker, I am pleased to rise to congratulate my colleague on introducing her bill. This is always an extremely important moment in a parliamentary democracy. ...

Three weeks ago

Spoke at the Justice committee on Statutory Review of Part XVII of the Criminal Code My question is a complex one, but I would appreciate it if you could keep your answer brief. When it comes to preparing our reports, I ...

Spoke in the House on Offshore Health and Safety Act Mr. Speaker, I would like to say once again publicly that I am impressed by your French. As the member for Gatineau, I can say that ...

Spoke in the House on Protecting Canadians from Online Crime Act Mr. Speaker, unfortunately, we did not get the response from the Minister of Justice about this very undemocratic way of bringing in a 58th time allocation ...

Spoke at the Justice committee on Statutory Review of Part XVII of the Criminal Code I was the first person to ask questions and I will also be the last. I want to use my time to first congratulate Geneviève. What ...

Spoke in the House on Divorce Act Mr. Speaker, as I was saying to the hon. member for Saskatoon—Wanuskewin, I appreciate the work he has done and his persistence, because this is not ...

A month ago

Spoke at the Justice committee on Supplementary Estimates (C) 2013-14: Votes 5c and 20c under JUSTICE Thank you, Mr. Chair. I'm fully aware of the limits of this morning's exercise, given that time allocation motions moved in the House have an impact ...

Spoke at the Justice committee on Statutory Review of Part XVII of the Criminal Code Thank you. Thank you both for participating in our meeting. It's too bad, Mr. Damer, because we would have liked to hear your full speech. We ...

Two months ago

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 ...

Spoke at the Justice committee on Statutory Review of Part XVII of the Criminal Code Thank you. I would like to thank all three of you. I am very happy to see you again. I think maybe we are being a ...

Spoke at the Justice committee on Bill C-10, An Act to amend the Criminal Code (trafficking in contraband ... Good morning, everyone. I'll quickly read the amendment so that it is on the record: That Bill C-10, in Clause 3, be amended by replacing lines ...

More than three months ago

Spoke at the Justice committee on Bill C-10, An Act to amend the Criminal Code (trafficking in contraband ... Thank you, Mr. Chair. I would like to thank our two witnesses. My questions are mainly for Mr. Couture, who is representing the Ontario Provincial Police. ...

Spoke at the Justice committee on Bill C-10, An Act to amend the Criminal Code (trafficking in contraband ... This question is for you both, perhaps more so for Mr. Leckey. Is cigarette trafficking a plague that is increasing or decreasing? On Tuesday, a woman ...

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