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NDP MP for Trois-Rivières (Québec)

Won his last election, in 2011, with 53.60% of the vote.

Three days ago

Spoke in the House on Official Languages Mr. Speaker, Canadians learned a long time ago to judge politicians according to their actions and not their fine words. The Liberals are all talk and ...

This week

Spoke in the House on Respect for Communities Act Mr. Speaker, I am not going to speak to the bill itself because now is not the time, but it is the time to ask why ...

Spoke in the House on Petitions Mr. Speaker, last fall, in a show of solidarity, people in my riding circulated a petition calling on the government to support a project that would ...

Voted No on Vote #342 on Bill C-2 Amend the Controlled Drugs and Substances

Voted Yes on Vote #341 on Bill C-586 Amend the Canada Elections Act and the Parliament of Canada Act (candidacy and caucus reforms)

Spoke in the House on Business of Supply Mr. Speaker, I have been following this morning's debate very closely. I have no doubt that the Government of Quebec led the way here and that ...

Spoke in the House on Petitions Mr. Speaker, I did not think it was possible, but it is. By the hundreds, people in my riding are still signing petitions calling on the ...

Voted Yes on Vote #340 That ( a) the House recognize that (i) the Supreme Court of Canada ruled that the prohibition on ...

A week ago

Voted Yes on Vote #339 on Bill C-32 Enact the Canadian Victims Bill of Rights and to amend certain Acts

Voted No on Vote #338 on Bill C-51 Enact the Security of Canada Information Sharing Act and the Secure Air Travel Act, to ...

Spoke at the Natural Resources committee on Renewal of Canada’s Forest Industry Thank you, Mr. Chair. Good afternoon, Mr. Bouthillier. Thank you for being part of our meeting. It is a pleasure to see you, especially since you ...

Posted on Twitter «Si nous cédons à la peur, ce sont ceux qui terrorisent qui crieront victoire», a lancé M. Mulcair ... http://t.co/vCARAJ24It

Spoke in the House on Employment Insurance Mr. Speaker, when it comes to employment insurance, it looks like the arrival of a new minister does not herald a new approach. First the Conservatives ...

Two weeks ago

Spoke in the House on Assaults Against Public Transit Operators Mr. Speaker, I would like to reassure my colleague immediately that we feel exactly the same way. I would like to point out that members of ...

Spoke in the House on Parliamentary Precinct Security Mr. Speaker, I would like to start by saying a big thank you to the member for Parkdale—High Park. If she had not kindly agreed to ...

Posted on Twitter Fin de soirée en compagnie des gens de BNI Trois-Rivières premier pour leur 2e anniversaire ! http://t.co/VIfcqXROn3

Posted on Twitter Au cocktail musical de la Fondation de l'ecole Val-Marie ! http://t.co/3BDAKGSR2H

Posted on Twitter http://t.co/V33tE58WVi

Three weeks ago

Posted on Twitter Pour bien comprendre l'ampleur du drame vécu..espérons que le gouvernement conservateur finisse par les entendre.. https://t.co/S5RbasdmEl

A month ago

Posted on Twitter En soutien à Raïf Badawi http://t.co/ucQamwaO6f

Three months ago

Mentioned by Montreal Gazette French Canada's Twitter account sparks criticism from NDP in Ottawa While NDP MP Robert Aubin said he had nothing against the initiative or the more colloquial tone employed in the tweet published on the official French account, the “suspect French” used in the introductory tweet invited some criticism. The first tweet sent out ...

More than three months ago

Mentioned by Brock Press NDP MP quits to start new Quebec federal party Since the NDP swept Quebec in the 2011 federal election, taking 59 of the province's 75 seats, Larose is now the fourth Quebec MP to quit the New Democrats. The chair of the NDPs Quebec caucus, Robert Aubin, accused Larose of betraying the memory of ...

Mentioned by CTV News Fourth MP quits NDP to form new Quebec-only party Larose is the fourth Quebec MP to abandon the NDP since its fabled orange wave swept 59 of the province's 75 seats in the 2011 election. The party's Quebec caucus chair, Robert Aubin, says Larose is betraying the memory of Jack Layton, who died a few ...

Mentioned by The Daily Courier (subscription) Fourth Quebec MP quits federal NDP to form new party with ex-Bloc MP The party's Quebec caucus chair, Robert Aubin, says Larose is betraying the memory of Jack Layton, who died a few months after leading the NDP to its best electoral showing ever. Larose is joining Jean-François Fortin, a former Bloc Quebecois MP, to form ...

Mentioned by Huffington Post Canada Jean-Francois Larose Quits NDP To Form Party With Ex-Bloc MP Larose is the fourth Quebec MP to abandon the NDP since its fabled orange wave swept 59 of the province's 75 seats in the 2011 election. The party's Quebec caucus chair, Robert Aubin, says Larose is betraying the memory of Jack Layton, who died a few ...

Mentioned by Toronto Star Quebec MP quits federal NDP to form new party with ex-Bloc MP Larose is the fourth Quebec MP to abandon the NDP since its fabled orange wave swept 59 of the province's 75 seats in the 2011 election. The party's Quebec caucus chair, Robert Aubin, says Larose is betraying the memory of Jack Layton, who died a few ...

Spoke at the Environment committee on Supplementary Estimates (B) 2013-2014: Votes 1b, 5b, 10b and 20b under ENVIRONMENT That obscures my understanding of the government's strategy even more. I'm fortunate enough to live in a riding that is home to a national park, Forges-du-Saint-Maurice, ...

Spoke at the Environment committee on Report of the Commissioner of the Environment and Sustainable Development to the ... Thank you, Mr. Chair. Gentlemen, thank you for being here with us to celebrate my induction into the Standing Committee on Environment and Sustainable Development. I ...

Spoke at the Transport committee on How Competition Can Make Infrastructure Dollars Go Further Thank you, Mr. Chair. Given the discussion we've been having since the meeting began, I would like to share a few thoughts with my colleagues, respectfully, ...

Spoke at the Transport committee on How Competition Can Make Infrastructure Dollars Go Further Thank you, Mr. Chair. My thanks to our guests for participating in our meeting. How competition can make infrastructure dollars go further—that is the topic of ...

Spoke at the Transport committee on How Competition Can Make Infrastructure Dollars Go Further I understand the principle you are invoking to illustrate the difference between open and closed tendering. However, I have a problem with the connection established between ...

Spoke at the Transport committee on How Competition Can Make Infrastructure Dollars Go Further I have a bit of an issue with another part of your testimony. You implied—and I am not saying you did that intentionally, but that is ...

Spoke at the Transport committee on How Competition Can Make Infrastructure Dollars Go Further From the beginning of this study, we have been hearing approximately the same figures about the costs related to competition. If there is no open tendering ...

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-315 An Act to amend the Canada Labour Code (French language)