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  • Her favourite word is farmers.

NDP MP for Berthier—Maskinongé (Québec)

Won her last election, in 2011, with 39.60% of the vote.

Today

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

Posted on Twitter @RosaneDL défend nos droits. Donnez lui votre soutien http://t.co/oqSbAyiZed. #AppuyonsRosane #polcan

Yesterday

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

Two days ago

Spoke in the House on Food Safety Mr. Speaker, in response to recent cases of mad cow disease in Alberta, five countries have now issued restrictions against our beef. South Korea, a big ...

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

Three days ago

Spoke in the House on Food Safety Mr. Speaker, La Presse revealed today that inspectors from the Canadian Food Inspection Agency are victims of intimidation when they perform their duties to the letter. ...

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 ...

This week

Posted on Twitter Journée de mobilisation pour rendre la vie abordable #NPD à #maskiningé hâte de vous rencontrer :) http://t.co/0Jy4vMG6nr

A week ago

Posted on Twitter #selfie avec @ThomasMulcair et ma mère :) au match @CanadiensMTL vs @Senators http://t.co/JLpEIm94D6

Posted on Twitter Au match des @CanadiensMTL vs @Senators avec @ThomasMulcair et mes collègues #NPD #gohabsgo http://t.co/VT2Zo5VzRs

Spoke at the Agriculture committee on Promoting Domestic Trade of Agricultural and Agri-Food Products by Reducing Interprovincial Barriers Thank you, Chair. I'd like to thank the witnesses for their presentations. I will start with a more general question. Can you give us some specific ...

Posted on Twitter Ce pm au comité de l'agriculture, nous étudions le commerce intérieur des produits agricoles et agro-alimentaires http://t.co/Yj5juEhIF8

Two weeks ago

Posted on Twitter Histoire absolument bouleversante, la bonne nouvelle- vous pouvez faire quelque chose pour l’aider #helpsavematthew http://t.co/FKHSGJpQSn

Spoke in the House on Housing Mr. Speaker, yesterday in Trois-Rivières, the Coalition d'aide aux victimes de la pyrrhotite launched a national solidarity campaign, in response to the government's inaction and its ...

Three weeks ago

Spoke in the House on Energy East Pipeline Mr. Speaker, I rise today to speak to the National Energy Board's public hearing process, which is too rigid, too restrictive and too short. As a ...

Spoke in the House on Agriculture and Agri-food Mr. Speaker, current fruit and vegetable producers are uniquely vulnerable against lost payments because, when a client goes bankrupt, they cannot just demand their product back. ...

Two months ago

Mentioned by The Epoch Times MP Brosseau Treats Family to Shen Yun's Cultural Spectacle NDP MP Ruth Ellen Brosseau treated her parents to Shen Yun Performing Arts on Friday and had the pleasure of watching her teenage son's jaw drop at the classical Chinese dance performance. (Matthew Little/Epoch Times) ...

Mentioned by Post From 'Vegas girl' to flourishing Quebec MP - Regina Leader Quebec NDP MP Ruth Ellen Brosseau: 'I wanted to stand on my own two feet and prove everybody wrong.' Photograph by: Wayne Cuddington, Postmedia News , Postmedia News. In 2011, Ruth Ellen Brosseau was elected as an NDP MP in a Quebec riding ...

Mentioned by Ottawa Citizen Q and A: Brosseau flourishes in Commons after rough start as 'Vegas girl' In 2011, Ruth Ellen Brosseau was elected as an NDP MP in a Quebec riding where she hadn't even campaigned. Brosseau was an accidental politician: She had helped manage a pub at Carleton University, did not speak French well, and had travelled to ...

Three months ago

Spoke in the House on Agriculture and Agri-Food Mr. Speaker, last week the Parliamentary Secretary to the Prime Minister showed up at the UPA convention empty-handed. He also created uncertainty among farmers and cheese ...

Spoke at the Agriculture committee on Order of the House Referring Back the First Report of the Committee Thank you, Chair. I only have a few questions. Early this morning, we heard from Mr. Laws, of the Canadian Meat Council. I asked him questions ...

Spoke in the House on Housing Mr. Speaker, according to the Coalition d'aide aux victimes de la pyrrhotite, there are apparently 10 new cases of pyrrhotite a week, and 4,000 people in ...

Spoke in the House on Public Works and Government Services Mr. Speaker, in October, 34 Health Canada compensation professionals in Shawinigan were let go. Their jobs were transferred to New Brunswick. That represents a loss of ...

Mentioned by Globalnews.ca Lunch with NDP's Ruth Ellen Brosseau: Harassment 'happens everywhere ... OTTAWA – She worked in restaurants and bars for years, infamously managing a campus pub when she was unexpectedly elected as an NDP MP in 2011. But even Ruth Ellen Brosseau – known as REB in inner circles – was taken aback when she arrived ...

Spoke at the Agriculture committee on Supplementary Estimates (B) 2014-15: Votes 1b, 5b and 10b under AGRICULTURE AND ... Thank you. I have a slightly more complex question regarding a matter of high importance to the Quebec agri-food industry. The Fondation des entreprises en recrutement ...

More than three months ago

Spoke at the Agriculture committee on Bill C-18, An Act to amend certain Acts relating to agriculture and ... Thank you, Chair. I'm moving: That Bill C-18 be amended by adding after line 6 on page 101 the following new clause: REVIEW AND REPORT 153.1 ...

Spoke at the Agriculture committee on Bill C-18, An Act to amend certain Acts relating to agriculture and ... Thank you. The amendment proposes modifying clause 5 by adding after line 35 on page 5 the following: (3) The payment of royalties referred to in ...

Spoke at the Agriculture committee on Bill C-18, An Act to amend certain Acts relating to agriculture and ... Thank you, Mr. Chair. I'd like to thank our witnesses for their presentations today on this very important agricultural growth bill. I'm going to start with ...

Spoke at the Agriculture committee on Bill C-18, An Act to amend certain Acts relating to agriculture and ... I'd like to thank our witnesses today for their testimony and their valuable input, because this is a big bill. It has about 110 pages and ...

Spoke at the Agriculture committee on Bill C-18, An Act to amend certain Acts relating to agriculture and ... With the comment you were making before, talking about smaller farmers and small holdings, it seems that we need to pay more attention to the different ...

Mentioned by Yahoo News Canada (blog) NDP's youngest MPs prove predictions of gaffes and goofs wrong Those five were joined by a number of other NDP millennials including Pierre-Luc Dusseault, the youngest member of parliament in Canadian history, and Ruth Ellen Brosseau, the assistant pub manager who spent some of the election campaign in Las Vegas. At the time, political pundits warned that these 'naïve' ... "We all got paired with a mentor MP, an MP who had been here for a term or more," Dubé, now 26 years old, told Yahoo Canada News. "Folks who became sort of like parental figures, people that we ...

Mentioned by Yahoo News Canada When novice MPs decide political life isn't for them Ruth Ellen Brosseau, she of the Las Vegas incident, will run again, as will at least three of the four McGill students—Matthew Dubé, Charmaine Borg and Mylène Freeman (the fourth, Laurin Liu, has not yet made a decision). “For me, this has always been the ...