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NDP MP for Honoré-Mercier (Québec)

Won her last election, in 2011, with 36.40% of the vote.

Two weeks ago

Spoke in the House on Abortion Mr. Speaker, yesterday, a Conservative member again announced his intention to reopen the abortion debate. Every once in a while, the Conservatives attack women's 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 ...

A month ago

Spoke in the House on Reducing the Effects of Urban Heat Islands Act moved for leave to introduce Bill C-579, An Act to reduce the effects of urban heat islands on the health of Canadians. Mr. Speaker, I have ...

Spoke in the House on Business of Supply Mr. Speaker, the fair elections act contains provisions that are in no way related to electoral fraud and that have clearly been created to prevent certain ...

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-579 An Act to reduce the effects of urban heat islands on the health of Canadians

Two months ago

Spoke in the House on International Women's Day Mr. Speaker, International Women's Day is this Saturday. I would like to congratulate all women in Canada, especially those in my riding, Honoré-Mercier. Today, the Rivière-des-Prairies ...

Spoke in the House on Canada Post Mr. Speaker, the people of Honoré-Mercier are worried. Some of the suburbs north of Montreal just lost their home mail delivery service, and now my constituents, ...

Three months ago

Spoke in the House on Mandatory Disclosure of Drug Shortages Act Mr. Speaker, everyone knows that the serious drug shortages Canada is facing are jeopardizing our health care. Health Canada issues notices and warnings about medications. Obviously, ...

Spoke in the House on Grain Transport Mr. Speaker, western farmers had a bumper crop, but have been unable to ship their products to market. The Conservatives dismantled the Canadian Wheat Board without ...

More than three months ago

Spoke in the House on Protecting Taxpayers and Revoking Pensions of Convicted Politicians Act Mr. Speaker, I rise today to speak to Bill C-518, which would amend the Members of Parliament Retiring Allowances Act. This bill would revoke the privilege ...

Spoke at the Citizenship and Immigration committee on Supplementary Estimates (B) 2013-14: Votes 1b, 5b and 7b under CITIZENSHIP AND ... Thank you, Mr. Chair. Thank you for being with us today, minister. Our colleague just asked you a lot of questions about visas. We see in ...

Spoke at the Citizenship and Immigration committee on Subject Matter of Clauses 174 and 175 (Criminal Code) and 290 to ... Thank you, Madam Chair. I have questions about two topics that I care enormously about: refugees and workers selected to immigrate to Canada. With respect to ...

Spoke at the Citizenship and Immigration committee on Subject Matter of Clauses 174 and 175 (Criminal Code) and 290 to ... I am concerned about something. In Australia, there appears to be a kind of sponsorship happening. As soon as an employer offers a job, they also ...

Mentioned by Courier Islander Bran Van 3000 singer Moraille takes aim at political office Stephane Moraille speaks to the media supported by NDP MP's Pierre Nantel (left to right) Rosane Dore Lefebvre and Paulina Ayala in Montreal, Tuesday, August 20, 2013. Lawyer and singer Stephane Moraille of the group Bran Van 3000, will try to win the ...

Mentioned by Nanaimo Daily News Bran Van 3000 singer Moraille takes aim at political office Stephane Moraille speaks to the media supported by NDP MP's Pierre Nantel (left to right) Rosane Dore Lefebvre and Paulina Ayala in Montreal, Tuesday, August 20, 2013. Lawyer and singer Stephane Moraille of the group Bran Van 3000, will try to win the ...

Mentioned by Victoria Times Colonist Bran Van 3000 singer Moraille takes aim at political office Stephane Moraille speaks to the media supported by NDP MP's Pierre Nantel (left to right) Rosane Dore Lefebvre and Paulina Ayala in Montreal, Tuesday, August 20, 2013. Lawyer and singer Stephane Moraille of the group Bran Van 3000, will try to win the ...

Mentioned by CBC.ca NDP leadership candidates' caucus endorsements ... Boutin-Sweet Randall Garrison Anne Minh-Thu Quach Dany Morin Denise Savoie Mike Sullivan Laurin Liu Elaine Michaud Thomas Mulcair Robert Aubin Paulina Ayala Tarik Brahmi Sylvain Chicoine Ryan Cleary Don Davies Anne-Marie Day Matthew Dube Pierre-Luc ...

Spoke at the Citizenship and Immigration committee on Standing on Guard for Thee: Ensuring that Canada's Immigration System is Secure Good afternoon, everyone. I have a slight doubt. You say that the idea is to avoid refugee claims. That is why people must take the biometric ...

Mentioned by MetroNews Canada Mulcair picks up two MP endorsements in NDP bid Speaking to reporters today in Montreal, Eve Peclet and Paulina Ayala became the latest Quebec MPs to back Mulcair's campaign. Mulcair is one of eight candidates vying for the party leadership. Peclet says Mulcair will best defend the French language ...

Spoke at the Citizenship and Immigration committee on Supplementary Estimates (B) 2011-2012: Votes 1b and 7b under CITIZENSHIP AND IMMIGRATION Several witnesses have said there are big differences in processing times between various Canadian embassies around the world. For example, Nigel Thomson, our colleague from the ...

Spoke at the Foreign Affairs committee on Committee Business and Briefing on the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis ... Going back to the issue of corruption, you said that there are no public servants on the ground permanently but that there are some from time ...

Spoke at the Foreign Affairs committee on Briefing on the Commonwealth Eminent Persons Group and Briefing on the Situation ... Inter-religious violence in Egypt clearly is not a recent phenomenon. It is part of life. Dozens of Copts were killed in 1992. In the circumstances, what ...

Spoke at the Foreign Affairs committee on Briefing on the Policy Regarding Absentee and Extraterritorial Voting in Canada Thank you, Mr. Chair. If a constituent assembly is formed, it may mean that the citizens living here for whatever reason—be they political refugees or other—will ...

Mentioned by Toronto Star 'Great friend, great leader…a legend:' Tears as Layton arrives in Parliament MP Paulina Ayala (Honoré-Mercier) kissed the casket and cried. “That's when I knew he was dead,” she said in French afterward. “We've been working so hard, saying all week the work would go on. I'd been holding back my tears. ...