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  • Her favourite word is children.

Liberal MP for Saint-Maurice—Champlain (Québec)

Won her last election, in 2011, with 39.10% 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 ...

Two days ago

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

A month ago

Spoke in the House on Department of Public Works and Government Services Act Mr. Speaker, we need to once again address the difficulties that producers and processors in the forestry industry are grappling with. Bill C-574 is fundamentally related ...

Spoke in the House on Forestry Industry Mr. Speaker, the closure of the Resolute Forest Products mill in Grand-Mère is yet another devastating blow to the industry in Canada. The Mauricie resource region, ...

Spoke in the House on Petitions Mr. Speaker, today I am presenting a petition addressed to the Government of Canada with respect to the cuts and reductions in services announced by Canada ...

Two months ago

Spoke in the House on Questions Passed as Orders for Returns With regard to contracts under $10,000 granted by Employment and Social Development Canada since January 1, 2013: what are the (a) vendors' names; (b) contracts' reference ...

More than three months ago

Spoke in the House on Aboriginal Affairs Mr. Speaker, the Minister of Justice recently delighted us with his sexist comments about the role of women in our judiciary. Given the contempt that his ...

Spoke in the House on Municipality of Champlain Mr. Speaker, on August 8, 1664, when a seigneury was awarded to soldier Étienne Pézard de la Touche, the village of Champlain, New France, was born. ...

Spoke in the House on Canada Post Mr. Speaker, people all across Canada are protesting the cuts announced by Canada Post. In Haute-Mauricie, VIA Rail service has been cut, and now there is ...

Spoke at the Official Languages committee on The Economic Situation of Canada's Minority Linguistic Communities Perhaps there is another way of working. Could we reconcile the historical experience of francophone communities with the large museums? In other words, do any of ...

Spoke in the House on Provincial Day of Francophonie in Newfoundland and Labrador Mr. Speaker, we pay tribute to the francophone community in Newfoundland, which will celebrate the Provincial Day of Francophonie tomorrow. We salute this community for its ...

Spoke at the Official Languages committee on The Economic Situation of Canada's Minority Linguistic Communities Recently, we have heard about Quebec workers being duped by bogus employment agencies in Alberta. In that situation, are you able to help people who have ...

Spoke at the Official Languages committee on The Economic Situation of Canada's Minority Linguistic Communities Mr. Rodgers, if I understand correctly, the arts and communications situation between francophones and anglophones is not the same in Montreal as it is in the ...

Mentioned by National Post Former NDP MP says she was pressured to fund staff in party's Quebec satellite ... Lise St-Denis is the only one of the 59 Quebec MPs elected in the NDP's 2011 “Orange Wave” who didn't contribute money from her House of Commons office budget to fund staff working in Montreal or Quebec City. Other NDP MPs from Nova Scotia, British ...

Spoke at the Official Languages committee on The Economic Situation of Canada's Minority Linguistic Communities Thank you, Mr. Chair. Issues such as the dropout rate, literacy, the situation of women in the labour market and the lack of knowledge are certainly ...

Mentioned by Ottawa Citizen (blog) Former New Democrat says she was pressured by leader's office to help fund ... A former New Democrat MP who crossed the floor to join the Liberals says she refused to participate in a scheme to fund NDP satellite offices in Quebec, despite pressure from the party leadership. Lise St-Denis is the only one of the 59 Quebec MPs elected in ...

Spoke at the Official Languages committee on The Economic Situation of Canada's Minority Linguistic Communities and Main Estimates 2014-15: ... During your presentation, you said that the protection of Canadians' language rights was one of your program activities. It entails a number of things: conducting investigations, ...

Spoke at the Official Languages committee on The Economic Situation of Canada's Minority Linguistic Communities Okay. Mr. Galbraith, you talked about the importance of the quality of economic structures for minorities. As we know, until recently, all the provinces had restrictive ...

Spoke at the Official Languages committee on CBC/Radio-Canada's programming following recent budget cuts Mr. Lacroix, you have talked about your mandate to inform, enlighten and entertain, and also about the drop in your revenues. It is all true, we ...

Spoke at the Official Languages committee on The Economic Situation of Canada's Minority Linguistic Communities My question is for Ms. Gareau and Mr. Johnson. Mr. Gauthier talked about empowerment, what you call "social finance" in your documents, which means capital mobilization. ...

Mentioned by Macleans.ca Would any governing party tolerate an MP like Brent Rathgeber? At 2:11pm, Brent Rathgeber, the independent MP for Edmonton-St.Albert, took his spot along misfits row in the far left corner of the room. He turned to his left and shook hands with Lise St-Denis, the New Democrat who decided she wanted to be a Liberal, and ...

Mentioned by Liberal.ca Reality Check: Budget 2013 and the Conservative Record on Skilled Workers ... Select an MP, Scott Andrews, Mauril Belanger, Carolyn Bennett, Scott Brison, Gerry Byrne, Sean Casey, Denis Coderre, Irwin Cotler, Rodger Cuzner, Stéphane Dion, Kirsty Duncan, Wayne Easter, Mark Eyking, Judy Foote, Hedy Fry, Marc Garneau, Ralph ... Kevin Lamoureux, Dominic Leblanc, Lawrence MacAulay, John McCallum, David McGuinty, John McKay, Joyce Murray, Massimo Pacetti, Bob Rae, Geoff Regan, Francis Scarpaleggia, Judy Sgro, Scott Simms, Lise St-Denis, Justin Trudeau, Frank Valeriote ...

Mentioned by Liberal.ca (blog) Reality Check: Conservative Spending Fictions in Budget 2013 Select an MP, Scott Andrews, Mauril Belanger, Carolyn Bennett, Scott Brison, Gerry Byrne, Sean Casey, Denis Coderre, Irwin Cotler, Rodger Cuzner, Stéphane Dion, Kirsty Duncan, Wayne Easter, Mark Eyking, Judy Foote, Hedy Fry, Marc Garneau, Ralph ... Kevin Lamoureux, Dominic Leblanc, Lawrence MacAulay, John McCallum, David McGuinty, John McKay, Joyce Murray, Massimo Pacetti, Bob Rae, Geoff Regan, Francis Scarpaleggia, Judy Sgro, Scott Simms, Lise St-Denis, Justin Trudeau, Frank Valeriote ...

Mentioned by Liberal.ca (blog) Why the Liberal Party will be opposing Budget 2013 Select an MP, Scott Andrews, Mauril Belanger, Carolyn Bennett, Scott Brison, Gerry Byrne, Sean Casey, Denis Coderre, Irwin Cotler, Rodger Cuzner, Stéphane Dion, Kirsty Duncan, Wayne Easter, Mark Eyking, Judy Foote, Hedy Fry, Marc Garneau, Ralph ... Kevin Lamoureux, Dominic Leblanc, Lawrence MacAulay, John McCallum, David McGuinty, John McKay, Joyce Murray, Massimo Pacetti, Bob Rae, Geoff Regan, Francis Scarpaleggia, Judy Sgro, Scott Simms, Lise St-Denis, Justin Trudeau, Frank Valeriote ...