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NDP MP for Gaspésie—Îles-de-la-Madeleine (Québec)

Won his last election, in 2011, with 33.80% of the vote.

A week ago

Spoke in the House on The Environment Mr. Speaker, last week, the Secretary-General of the UN told the Conservative government that it needed to do more about climate change, but the Conservatives responded ...

Didn't vote on Vote #310 on Bill C-603 Amend the Motor Vehicle Safety Act (vehicle side guards)

Didn't vote on Vote #309 on Bill C-43 A second Act to implement certain provisions of the budget tabled in Parliament on February ...

Didn't vote on Vote #308 on Bill C-43 A second Act to implement certain provisions of the budget tabled in Parliament on February ...

Didn't vote on Vote #307 on Bill S-211 Establish a national day to promote health and fitness for all Canadians

Didn't vote on Vote #306 on Bill C-524 Amend the Canada Elections Act (election advertising)

Spoke at the Justice committee on Bill S-2, An Act to amend the Statutory Instruments Act and to ... Thank you. I certainly agree with my fellow member, Ms. Boivin. With all due respect to Mr. Goguen, I don't think holding an immediate debate in ...

Spoke in the House on Drug-Free Prisons Act Mr. Speaker, I listened carefully to the speech given by my colleague from Québec. She raised some interesting points about how the bill contains some rather ...

Spoke in the House on Protection of Canada from Terrorists Act Mr. Speaker, today, I have the honour to rise to speak to Bill C-44. The bill would amend the Canadian Security Intelligence Service Act and other ...

Two weeks ago

Spoke in the House on Yukon and Nunavut Regulatory Improvement Act Mr. Speaker, I will take your good counsel on this matter. To further debate on this bill, it is very important that the government understand that ...

Spoke in the House on VIA Rail Canada Act moved for leave to introduce Bill C-614, An Act respecting VIA Rail Canada and making consequential amendments to another Act. Mr. Speaker, this bill would give ...

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-640 An Act respecting VIA Rail Canada and making consequential amendments to the Canada Transportation Act

Spoke in the House on Interparliamentary Delegations Mr. Speaker, pursuant to Standing Order 34(1) I have the honour to present to the House, in both official languages, the report of the Canadian delegation ...

Three weeks ago

Spoke in the House on Justice for Animals in Service Act (Quanto's Law) Mr. Speaker, I would like to thank my colleague from the opposite side for her presentation. I too agree with her that this bill has a ...

Spoke in the House on Petitions Mr. Speaker, today I have the honour to present a petition signed by a hundred or so of my constituents. They are calling on the government ...

Spoke at the Justice committee on Supplementary Estimates (B) 2014-15: Vote 2b under ADMINISTRATIVE TRIBUNALS SUPPORT SERVICE OF ... Thank you. I will try to keep it brief. First, I would like to thank the minister for appointing someone from the Gaspé Peninsula to the ...

A month ago

Spoke at the Justice committee on Bill C-32, An Act to enact the Canadian Victims Bill of Rights ... Mr. Chair, thank you for your militantly equitable chairing today. Thank you to all of the witnesses. Honestly what you bring to the table today is ...

Spoke at the Justice committee on Bill C-32, An Act to enact the Canadian Victims Bill of Rights ... Ms. Illingworth, you mentioned resources as well. We know that one of the problems is victims sometimes just do not identify themselves. There are a lot ...

Two months ago

Spoke at the Justice committee on Bill C-32, An Act to enact the Canadian Victims Bill of Rights ... I am going to follow on from my colleague. My thanks to all the witnesses for their powerful comments. They are much appreciated. I have only ...

Spoke at the Justice committee on Bill C-32, An Act to enact the Canadian Victims Bill of Rights ... Perfect, thank you. I very much appreciated your comments on the relatively new provisions for sentencing, on paragraph 718.2(e). If we have time I'd like to ...

Spoke at the Justice committee on Bill C-32, An Act to enact the Canadian Victims Bill of Rights ... Thank you, Mr. Chair. I'd like to thank you for your input, which has been extremely insightful and helpful. I was profoundly moved by the account ...

Spoke at the Justice committee on Bill C-32, An Act to enact the Canadian Victims Bill of Rights ... Thank you, Mr. Chair. I would like to start at the beginning by asking what the definition of a victim is, since the bill is changing ...

More than three months ago

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-614 An Act respecting VIA Rail Canada and making consequential amendments to another Act

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-600 An Act to amend the Criminal Records Act (homosexual activities)

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-599 An Act to amend the Navigable Waters Protection Act (Gaspésie and Îles-de-la-Madeleine region)

Mentioned by National Post letters: 'Trust educators to suck the fun out of life' Abortion issue is not going away. Re: MP Wants Vote On Sex-Selective Abortion, March 26. Stephen Harper's repeated promise not to reopen the abortion debate has him painted into a corner. Having deemed M-408 (a motion condemning abortion based on sex), non-votable (drip), four MPs who are members of the sub-committee on Private Members' Business — Tories Dave MacKenzie and Scott Armstrong, Liberal Stéphane Dion and Philip Toone of the NDP — now find themselves in the same predicament.

Mentioned by Macleans.ca (blog) How Mark Warawa's motion was rejected NDP MP Philip Toone asked a few questions about the jurisdictional rule. Liberal MP Stephane Dion argued that Motion 408 was similar in subject matter to Motion 312, which the House had already voted. Conservative MP Scott Armstrong then commented ...

Mentioned by Strathmore Standard Committee finds sex-selective abortion motion non-votable Warawa's next step would be appealing to the full House of Commons. "That's never happened before, and if they break the rules that's what will happen," he said. NDP MP Philip Toone rejected the motion as "going back to the same debate" about abortion.

Mentioned by Welland Tribune Committee finds sex-selective abortion motion non-votable Warawa's next step would be appealing to the full House of Commons. "That's never happened before, and if they break the rules that's what will happen," he said. NDP MP Philip Toone rejected the motion as "going back to the same debate" about abortion.

Mentioned by Toronto Sun Committee finds sex-selective abortion motion non-votable Warawa's next step would be appealing to the full House of Commons. "That's never happened before, and if they break the rules that's what will happen," he said. NDP MP Philip Toone rejected the motion as "going back to the same debate" about abortion.

Mentioned by iPolitics.ca (subscription) Conservatives and NDP agree on decorum. Sort of. It depends. She was talking about a point earlier in the afternoon when New Democrat MP Anne-Marie Day wondered whether “the minister for butchering employment insurance is even looking for new ways to further restrict women's access to benefits.” Philip Toone ...