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NDP MP for Trois-Rivières (Québec)

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

Today

Posted on Twitter Le Centre fédéral des données fiscales a le vent dans les voiles | Shawinigan | http://t.co/3ixxQSV4iZ

Yesterday

Spoke in the House on Canada-Korea Economic Growth and Prosperity Act Mr. Speaker, I am tremendously pleased to rise this morning to express my point of view on the free trade agreement with South Korea. I very ...

Voted Yes on Vote #238 That Standing Order 11(2) be replaced with the following: The Speaker or the Chair of Committees of the ...

Voted Yes on Vote #237 That this question be now put.

Two days ago

Voted No on Vote #236 on Bill C-36 Amend the Criminal Code in response to the Supreme Court of Canada decision in Attorney ...

Voted Yes on Vote #235 on Bill C-36 Amend the Criminal Code in response to the Supreme Court of Canada decision in Attorney ...

Posted on Twitter Chaque semaine, je trouve la 417 bien longue, mais quelques semaines par année, le décor est magnifique! http://t.co/9Ir7M62KMf

This week

Spoke in the House on Reducing the effects of urban heat islands Act Mr. Speaker, I mean no offence, but hearing that my time has been cut short comes as bad news; however, I will try to make the ...

Spoke in the House on Citizenship and Immigration Mr. Speaker, in July and September, Trois-Rivières hosted two oath-taking ceremonies where more than 200 immigrants from around the world became Canadian citizens. Their pride at ...

Spoke in the House on Protection of Communities and Exploited Persons Act Mr. Speaker, I listened carefully to my colleague's speech. Of course, we have rather different views on the approach, but there is one thing we might ...

Spoke in the House on Corporate Social Responsibility of Extractive Corporations Outside Canada Act Mr. Speaker, I always thought that economic development, economic growth and wealth creation were not meant to be an end in themselves, but a way to ...

Voted No on Vote #234 on Bill C-22 Respecting Canada's offshore oil and gas operations, enacting the Nuclear Liability and Compensation Act, repealing ...

Posted on Twitter Je sais qu'après 76 c'est 77 mais y a-t-il une fin aux attaques conservatrices contre nos institutions parlementaires?

Posted on Twitter 76e bâillon... Si la période des questions n'est plus propices aux réponses, le parlement n'est plus propice au débats! Au secours!

Posted on Twitter Dans la série "Brouillard sur Ottawa", il est bon de voir cette boule orange tenter de faire la lumière ! http://t.co/D5ufeDQorj

A week ago

Spoke in the House on Canada-Korea Economic Growth and Prosperity Act Mr. Speaker, I thank the member for Vancouver Kingsway very much for the tremendous job he does in studying bills. He helps me quite a bit ...

Posted on Twitter 7h30... À l'image du gouvernement conservateur, le parlement est dans le brouillard ce matin! http://t.co/pVZntf7KmQ

Spoke in the House on Employment Insurance Mr. Speaker, when we discuss employment insurance, the Liberals and the Conservatives forget about the workers. They only care about the fund's surplus. Over the years, ...

Spoke in the House on Business of Supply Mr. Speaker, to begin, I must point out that we do not have enough time to debate a motion such as this one, and since equality ...

More than three months ago

Mentioned by iPolitics.ca (subscription) NDP demands federal funding for homeowners' pyrrhotite damage Mulcair, along Trois-Rivieres MP Robert Aubin, presented the findings of a report about the pyrrhotite crisis at a press conference earlier today. Pyrrhotite is an iron sulfide mineral that causes walls and foundations to crack. The crisis in the Mauricie region has ...

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 ...

Spoke at the Transport committee on How Competition Can Make Infrastructure Dollars Go Further Thank you, Mr. Chair. I would hope that one day we could produce a report that does not only focus on the city of Hamilton. I ...

Mentioned by Macleans.ca The Clarity Act debate Six hours or so after Claude Patry's move from the NDP to the Bloc, the House moved to the second hour of debate on the Bloc's bill to repeal the Clarity Act last night. No less than five New Democrats—Mathieu Ravignat, Robert Aubin, Nycole Turmel, ...

Mentioned by Toronto Star NDP Leader Mulcair raps Tories for stance on resource sharing ... Michael;, and Mike Redmond, the NDP leader for Prince Edward Island. NDP MP Robert Aubin, the chair of the Quebec caucus, will also be there, as will NDP MP Dennis Bevington (Western Arctic), because Yukon NDP Leader Liz Hanson could not attend.

Mentioned by Vancouver Sun Federal-provincial NDP leaders' summit to focus on economic successes The federal party's Quebec caucus chairman Robert Aubin will also attend as the province's representative since there is no Quebec NDP wing despite the fact the province elected a record number of New Democrat MPs in the last federal election. Mulcair's ...

Mentioned by Edmonton Journal Federal-provincial NDP leaders' summit to focus on economic successes The federal party's Quebec caucus chairman Robert Aubin will also attend as the province's representative since there is no Quebec NDP wing despite the fact the province elected a record number of New Democrat MPs in the last federal election. Mulcair's ...

Mentioned by The Province Federal-provincial NDP leaders' summit to focus on economic successes The federal party's Quebec caucus chairman Robert Aubin will also attend as the province's representative since there is no Quebec NDP wing despite the fact the province elected a record number of New Democrat MPs in the last federal election. Mulcair's ...

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