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  • His favourite word is charter.

NDP MP for Châteauguay—Saint-Constant (Québec)

Won his last election, in 2011, with 52.00% of the vote.

Two days ago

Spoke in the House on Veterans Affairs Mr. Speaker, just recently, the government spent some $700,000 on legal fees in a court battle against veterans. I think the government does not get it. ...

Posted on Twitter Question au ministre lui demandant d'offir les services aux vétérans au lieu de dépenser 700000$ en frais juridiques https://t.co/6ZLjoYBZdG

Posted on Twitter Présentation de mon projet de loi C-651 afin de reconnaitre @Exporail musée national canadien des chemins de fer. https://t.co/c4YHxOaJ0X

Three days ago

Spoke in the House on Canadian Railway Museum Act moved for leave to introduce Bill C-651, An Act to amend the Museums Act in order to establish the Canadian Railway Museum. Mr. Speaker, I would ...

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-651 An Act to amend the Museums Act in order to establish the Canadian Railway Museum

Voted Yes on Vote #317 on Bill C-579 Reduce the effects of urban heat islands on the health of Canadians

Voted No on Vote #316 That the Standing Orders of the House of Commons be amended: ( a) to add the following after ...

Voted Yes on Vote #315 That the House call on the government to ( a) immediately present an Economic and Fiscal Update to ...

Voted No on Vote #314 on Bill C-44 Amend the Canadian Security Intelligence Service Act and other Acts

Voted Yes on Vote #313 on Bill C-44 Amend the Canadian Security Intelligence Service Act and other Acts

Posted on Twitter Plan de Tom Mulcair pour la création d'emploi: https://t.co/eBJKHzDrQ3 #npd #polcan

Posted on Twitter For our military personnel, our veterans and everybody suffering from mental health issues. Let's end the stigma! #BellLetsTalk

Posted on Twitter Pour nos militaires et nos vétérans, ainsi que tous ceux ayant des problèmes de santé mentale. Mettons fin aux préjugés! #BellCause

Posted on Twitter Mulcair promet des cadeaux fiscaux aux PME %7C Le Devoir http://t.co/9Bz8U9V6fu via @ledevoir

This week

Spoke in the House on Veterans Mr. Speaker, we were all pleased to hear the minister tell us yesterday that veterans would be his priority. However, that alone will not restore trust. ...

Spoke in the House on Veterans Mr. Speaker, we hope the new Minister of Veterans Affairs will not take the same path as his predecessors. Our veterans have been left out in ...

A week ago

Mentioned by Owen Sound Sun Times NDP MP says workplace harassment claims against him 'vexatious' 0 In a statement of claim filed with the Ontario Superior Court last November, former staffer Fabiola Ferro alleges her former boss, NDP MP Sylvain Chicoine wrongly dismissed her after she was psychologically harassed by another staffer in the same office, ...

Mentioned by CANOE NDP MP says workplace harassment claims against him 'vexatious' In a statement of claim filed with the Ontario Superior Court last November, former staffer Fabiola Ferro alleges her former boss, NDP MP Sylvain Chicoine wrongly dismissed her after she was psychologically harassed by another staffer in the same office, ...

Mentioned by Ottawa Citizen Hill staffer rejects claim harassment suit is politically motivated A former NDP Hill staffer who sued MP Sylvain Chicoine for wrongful dismissal admitted this week to having Conservative party ties, but rejected allegations that her suit and claims of sexism are politically motivated. Fabiola Ferro's lawyer filed her response ...

Mentioned by Standard Freeholder NDP MP says workplace harassment claims against him 'vexatious' In a statement of claim filed with the Ontario Superior Court last November, former staffer Fabiola Ferro alleges her former boss, NDP MP Sylvain Chicoine wrongly dismissed her after she was psychologically harassed by another staffer in the same office, ...

A month ago

Mentioned by OurWindsor.ca NDP MP Sylvain Chicoine files countersuit against former staffer OTTAWA — New Democrat MP Sylvain Chicoine alleges a former administrative assistant who is suing him for wrongful dismissal is smearing his reputation. Chicoine's statement of defence and counterclaim, filed in an Ottawa court on Tuesday, accuses ...

Mentioned by National Post NDP MP countersues staffer who claimed office was making her work more ... New Democrat MP Sylvain Chicoine has filed a defamation lawsuit against a former employee in his office who filed a claim in court earlier this fall alleging that he held “a sexist and misogynist attitude” by ignoring complaints of harassment by another staffer.

Two months ago

Spoke in the House on Veterans Mr. Speaker, the Minister of Veterans Affairs is totally out of touch. For two years, he has been unable to forecast the needs of his department; ...

Spoke in the House on Veterans Affairs Mr. Speaker, I do not know whether the Minister of Veterans Affairs remembers Jenifer Migneault. One of the last times he saw her, he ran away ...

Spoke in the House on Petitions Mr. Speaker, today, I have the privilege of presenting a petition signed by dozens of my constituents who are very concerned about their defined benefit pension ...

Spoke in the House on Veterans Mr. Speaker, the Conservatives cannot just leave $1 billion on the table when our veterans do not even have access to the care and services they ...

Three months ago

Spoke at the National Defence committee on Canada’s Response to ISIL Thank you. Rear-Admiral Kirby, of the American army, said that the United States expected this mission to last several years—so much longer than six months or ...

Spoke at the Veterans Affairs committee on Bill C-27, An Act to amend the Public Service Employment Act (enhancing ... I proposed this amendment because I am afraid that there could be problems, for example, in the case of a person leaving the Canadian Forces, feeling ...

Spoke at the Veterans Affairs committee on Bill C-27, An Act to amend the Public Service Employment Act (enhancing ... Thank you, Mr. Chair. I also want to thank the witnesses for joining us today to provide explanations on Bill C-27. My questions are about medical ...

More than three months ago

Spoke at the Veterans Affairs committee on New Veterans Charter and Main Estimates 2014-15: Votes 1 and 5 under ... I did not say that this was a waste of money, but rather that the number of commemoration days was being increased. Regardless, I would like ...

Spoke at the Veterans Affairs committee on New Veterans Charter Thank you, Mr. Chair. Mr. Fleming, I want to ask you a question concerning the transition period you mentioned in your opening statement. You said it ...

Spoke at the Veterans Affairs committee on New Veterans Charter Thank you, Mr. Chair. Ladies and gentlemen, thank you for being here. This will definitely help us with our study on the review of the New ...

Spoke at the Veterans Affairs committee on New Veterans Charter Thank you. I would like you to go back to the support given to your family. Some witnesses have told us that the wives of military ...

Spoke at the Veterans Affairs committee on New Veterans Charter Thank you for those explanations. Mr. Chartrand, I would like you to come back to the issue of discrimination against reservists. Apart from the fact that ...

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-429 An Act to amend the Radiocommunication Act and the Telecommunications Act (antenna systems)