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NDP MP for Jeanne-Le Ber (Québec)

Won his last election, in 2011, with 44.70% of the vote.

Three days ago

Posted on Twitter 2014 in review: http://t.co/TCpBwvY4jm #ndp #verdun #sudouestmtl

Posted on Twitter Bilan de 2014: http://t.co/yuPxezSuuQ #npd #verdun #sudouestmtl

A week ago

Spoke in the House on Rouge National Urban Park Act Mr. Speaker, I am pleased to speak to Bill C-40. I was not expecting to speak to it because it concerns the urban area in Toronto. ...

Spoke at the Subcommittee on International Human Rights committee on Aftermath of the Rwandan Crisis Thank you for sharing your opinions with us and for providing us with some clarifications on proper genocide terminology. I use the word “crisis”, but not ...

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 at the Subcommittee on International Human Rights committee on Human Rights Situation in Honduras Thank you and welcome. Your testimony is clearly beneficial and enlightening. I will be following along the same lines as my colleagues. The juxtaposition of one ...

Two weeks ago

Spoke in the House on Drug-Free Prisons Act Mr. Speaker, to add to my colleague's response to the parliamentary secretary's question, the NDP appeals to the innate human nature and humankind of Canadians. That ...

Spoke at the Subcommittee on International Human Rights committee on Challenges Faced by North Korean Refugees and Aftermath of the Rwandan Crisis You mentioned in your presentation that there's still a reluctance within the community for those who are the survivors, either the victims or the children born ...

Spoke at the Subcommittee on International Human Rights committee on Aftermath of the Rwandan Crisis and Arbitrary Detention and Political Opposition in ... Thank you for your testimony. In an odd way it's actually quite heartening to hear of some of the successes of the work you're doing. This ...

Spoke in the House on Lincoln Alexander Day Mr. Speaker, as always, it is with pride that I stand in the House today to speak to my colleagues and the Canadian people, particularly on ...

Posted on Twitter This afternoon I'll be speaking in the House to pay tribute to #LincolnAlexander, Canada's first Black MP. #cdnpoli #ndp

Posted on Twitter Cet après-midi j'interviendrai en chambre pour rendre hommage à #LincolnAlexander, premier député Noir du Canada. #polcan #npd

Three weeks ago

Posted on Twitter Please note the riding office will be closed tomorrow and Wednesday for staff training. Thank you!

Posted on Twitter Veuillez noter que le bureau de comté sera exceptionnellement fermé demain et mercredi pour une formation du personnel. Merci!

Spoke at the Subcommittee on International Human Rights committee on Human Rights Situation in Honduras and Arbitrary Detention and Political Opposition in ... There were moments in your testimony when I felt rather discouraged for you, but from many of your responses I think we all picked up on ...

Spoke at the Subcommittee on International Human Rights committee on Arbitrary Detention and Political Opposition in Venezuela Thank you. Welcome, and thank you for your testimony, both of you, and for your bravery. We hear testimony very often in this committee in regard ...

A month ago

Spoke in the House on Agricultural Growth Act Mr. Speaker, I would like to continue this discussion, but from the point of view of the consumer. I live in an urban riding. I have ...

Spoke at the Subcommittee on International Human Rights committee on Aftermath of the Rwandan Crisis Sure. Just wave or something, when my time is done. Thank you for joining us and for your presentation, Mr. Rwirangira. Your last comment really speaks ...

Spoke in the House on Jeanne-Le Ber Community Support Mr. Speaker, I would like to acknowledge the work of hundreds of organizations in my riding, Jeanne-Le Ber. I am very proud to work alongside the ...

Spoke in the House on Tougher Penalties for Child Predators Act Mr. Speaker, I am pleased to add my voice to the discussion on Bill C-26, an act to amend the Criminal Code, the Canada Evidence Act ...

Spoke in the House on Protection of Canada from Terrorists Act Mr. Speaker, my colleague across the way talked about the need to deflect radicalization. As my colleague, the member for Davenport, mentioned earlier, one of the ...

Two months ago

Spoke in the House on Champlain Bridge Mr. Speaker, instead of closing the debate on changing the name of the Champlain Bridge, the Minister of Infrastructure told us that he was working hard ...

Spoke at the Subcommittee on International Human Rights committee on Human Rights Situation in Honduras Thank you. In a changing world or a changing environment in any country that's gone through this type of upheaval, a healthy judiciary is key. As ...

Mentioned by The Epoch Times Canada MPs: Forced Organ Removal in China Beyond Question “The testimony today was sort of a tipping point in terms of our awareness in regard to organ harvesting in China,” said Tyrone Benskin, a New Democratic Party member (MP) of Parliament, echoing an earlier comment by Liberal MP Irwin Cotler during the ...

More than three months ago

Mentioned by CJAD Montreal Honours Nelson Mandela "I think it's important for everybody to take a moment and celebrate this extraordinary man and the lessons he taught us," said Tyrone Benskin, NDP MP for Jeanne-Le Ber, who was at the commemorative service. Montreal mayor Denis Coderre was also on ...

Mentioned by CBC.ca NDP's Tyrone Benskin broke rules, ethics watchdog finds New Democrat MP Tyrone Benskin broke the conflict of interest rules for parliamentarians by not declaring a tax debt, federal Ethics Commissioner Mary Dawson says. (Tyrone Benskin/Facebook). New Democrat MP Tyrone Benskin broke federal conflict of ...

Mentioned by Huffington Post Canada NDP's Tyrone Benskin Broke Rules, Ethics Watchdog Finds New Democrat MP Tyrone Benskin broke federal conflict of interest rules by not declaring a tax debt, Ethics Commissioner Mary Dawson says in a letter to the politician. Dawson also uses the letter to renew her call for the power to levy fines against MPs who ...

Mentioned by CBC.ca NDP's Tyrone Benskin broke rules, ethics watchdog finds New Democrat MP Tyrone Benskin broke the conflict of interest rules for parliamentarians by not declaring a tax debt, federal Ethics Commissioner Mary Dawson says. (Tyrone Benskin/Facebook). New Democrat MP Tyrone Benskin broke federal conflict of ...

Mentioned by Owen Sound Sun Times NDP MP Tyrone Benskin has problems with federal taxman OTTAWA — NDP MP Tyrone Benskin's debt to Revenue Quebec isn't the former actor's first brush with the taxman. Court documents obtained by QMI Agency reveal that in 2003, the Canada Revenue Agency took Benskin to federal court over $135,473.03 in ...

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-427 An Act to amend the Income Tax Act (income averaging for artists)