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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.

Yesterday

Posted on Twitter En tournée des bars et restaurants du Roussillon pr Opération Nez Rouge au profit de la maison des jeunes Châteauguay http://t.co/7FPL9bntlb

A week ago

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 ...

Voted Yes on Vote #310 on Bill C-603 Amend the Motor Vehicle Safety Act (vehicle side guards)

Voted No on Vote #309 on Bill C-43 A second Act to implement certain provisions of the budget tabled in Parliament on February ...

Voted Yes on Vote #308 on Bill C-43 A second Act to implement certain provisions of the budget tabled in Parliament on February ...

Voted Yes on Vote #307 on Bill S-211 Establish a national day to promote health and fitness for all Canadians

Voted Yes on Vote #306 on Bill C-524 Amend the Canada Elections Act (election advertising)

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 ...

Posted on Twitter Le NPD dénonce le silence du gouvernement concernant ses obligations envers les anciens combattants http://t.co/pYetLoAvOf #polcan #Vets

Posted on Twitter Conservative government silent on social contract with veterans http://t.co/HTyGkzyn7X #ndp #cdnpoli #Vets

Spoke in the House on Veterans Mr. Speaker, the Prime Minister told us that cuts to Veterans Affairs Canada would affect only administrative services. That is completely untrue because administrative positions account ...

Posted on Twitter Est-ce le @premierministre ou @JulianFantinoMP qui a laissé tombé nos anciens combattants? https://t.co/DVFxpey2CJ #vets #polcan #npd

Posted on Twitter Circulation perturbée ds ls prochains jrs sur le @pontmercier . Impossible d'aller vers la rive-sud en fin de semaine http://t.co/SpmPFwLT23

Posted on Twitter Questions sur les coupures de services aux #vets . Les conservateurs vont-ils congédier ce ministre irresponsable? https://t.co/8nQI0XEU5g

Two weeks ago

Spoke in the House on Veterans Mr. Speaker, the Prime Minister tried to have us believe that the staffing cuts would have absolutely no impact on veterans, saying that it was just ...

Three weeks ago

Spoke in the House on Veterans Mr. Speaker, the level of distress among our veterans has become quite alarming. Despite the Conservatives' promises, absolutely nothing is changing. In 2009, the government promised ...

Spoke in the House on Veterans Hiring Act Mr. Speaker, I am pleased today to be speaking to Bill C-27 at report stage, which gives veterans hiring priority in the public service. First of ...

A month ago

Mentioned by Bay Today NDP accused of trying to stifle conflicts Like Fabiola Ferro, who took legal action earlier this month against New Democrat MP Sylvain Chicoine for wrongful termination, Taibi and Bellemare argue the party tried to stifle their attempts to come forward. Taibi's case, which also involves allegations of ...

Mentioned by CBC.ca NDP accused of trying to stifle conflicts as 2 more staffers file lawsuits ... for MP Helene Leblanc, and Melanie Bellemare, who was working for MP Francois Choquette, have each filed lawsuits claiming wrongful dismissal. Like Fabiola Ferro, who took legal action earlier this month against New Democrat MP Sylvain Chicoine for ...

Mentioned by Didsbury Review NDP accused of trying to stifle conflicts as two more staffers come forward Like Fabiola Ferro, who took legal action earlier this month against New Democrat MP Sylvain Chicoine for wrongful termination, Taibi and Bellemare allege the party tried to stifle their attempts to come forward. Taibi says one of her former colleagues verbally ...

Spoke in the House on Jean-Michel Pépin Mr. Speaker, Montreal's south shore region received a number of honours during the annual Baseball Québec conference last weekend. Among the recipients was Jean-Michel Pépin, a ...

Mentioned by Hill Times (subscription) NDP staffer's harassment lawsuit was brewing before other revelations Former NDP staffer Fabiola Ferro's legal action against her former boss, NDP MP Sylvain Chicoine (Chateauguay-St. Constant, Que.), was headed for the courts by Oct. 24, four days before an NDP MP shocked Liberal Leader Justin Trudeau (Papineau, Que.) ...

Mentioned by Post Mulcair defends MP named in suit - Regina Leader "It has nothing to do with an accusation against a Member of Parliament." NDP MP Sylvain Chicoine faces a wrongful dismissal suit filed by a former employee who says she faced a "toxic" and "humiliating" work environment rooted in sexism and was fired ...

Mentioned by Hamilton Spectator Former NDP staffer files wrongful dismissal suit against MP over toxic workplace Fabiola Ferro also alleges in her statement of claim, filed Friday in Ontario Superior Court, that the party offered her a new job on the condition that she agree not to sue MP Sylvain Chicoine and the NDP. The lawsuit comes to light as political parties grapple with the issue of sexual ... "It was a question of mutual accusations by employees, it has nothing to do with an accusation of harassment against a sitting member of Parliament. It's very important to get that right." Neither Mulcair nor Chicoine addressed the MP's ...

Two 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)