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  • His favourite word is system.

Conservative MP for Richmond—Arthabaska (Québec)

Won his last election, in 2015, with 32% of the vote.

This week

Spoke in the House on Taxation Mr. Speaker, I am extremely surprised to hear the minister lecturing us about transparency while tabling a bill on transparency accompanied by a gag order. That ...

Spoke in the House on Salaries Act Madam Speaker, today we have the opportunity to speak on a centralist bill that lacks transparency, turns its back on the regions, and glosses over ministerial ...

Posted on Twitter @TristinHopper @acoyne Dépêchez-vous d’aller l’essayer, elle nous a coûté 5.6 millions de $$$$$$$ pour 3 semaines 🤬

Posted on Twitter @MAGagnonJDQ Où sont les 40 députés Libéraux et le PM Justin Trudeau pour défendre les travailleurs du chantier?

Spoke in the House on Taxation Mr. Speaker, there is just one problem, and that is that no one in Canada believes that this government is really consulting people. This government is ...

Voted No on Vote #432 on Bill C-58 Amend the Access to Information Act and the Privacy Act and to make consequential amendments ...

Spoke in the House on Taxation Mr. Speaker, exactly 139 days ago, business people found out that some of them will no longer be able to sprinkle their income, but they still ...

Spoke in the House on Access to Information Act Mr. Speaker, before explaining why I am so pleased to speak in the House to Bill C-58 on reforming the Access to Information Act, I will ...

Voted No on Vote #431 on Bill C-58 Amend the Access to Information Act and the Privacy Act and to make consequential amendments ...

Posted on Twitter @ataillefer Merci à toi #courage

A week ago

Spoke in the House on Ethics Mr. Speaker, the Conflict of Interest Commissioner has asked for another meeting with the Minister of Finance to discuss whether he is in conflict of interest. ...

Spoke in the House on Business of Supply Madam Speaker, first, I would like to inform you that I will be sharing my time with my colleague from Barrie—Innisfil. I am pleased to rise ...

Voted No on Vote #430 on Bill C-63 A second Act to implement certain provisions of the budget tabled in Parliament on March ...

Voted No on Vote #429 on Bill C-63 A second Act to implement certain provisions of the budget tabled in Parliament on March ...

Voted Yes on Vote #428 on Bill C-63 A second Act to implement certain provisions of the budget tabled in Parliament on March ...

Posted on Twitter @danlebla Qui dit vrai? La ministre ou les fonctionnaires ou aucun des deux? 🤔

Posted on Twitter @yfblanchet @UMQuebec Les problèmes ne font que commencer

Spoke in the House on Ethics Mr. Speaker, all week, we have been asking the Prime Minister and the Minister of Finance a very simple question: who sold the 680,000 Morneau Shepell ...

Posted on Twitter @borisproulx De toute façon, il n’est pas capable de répondre ni en anglais ni en français 🤔

Two months ago

Mentioned by iPolitics.ca The Drilldown: Conservatives back forestry firms over lawsuit The Conservatives will be voicing their support Thursday for large forestry companies embroiled in legal wrangling with environmental non-governmental organizations. MP Alain Rayes will be introducing an opposition day motion that asks the House to ...

Mentioned by iPolitics.ca The Drilldown: Conservatives back forestry firms over lawsuit The Conservatives will be voicing their support Thursday for large forestry companies embroiled in legal wrangling with environmental non-governmental organizations. MP Alain Rayes will be introducing an opposition day motion that asks the House to ...

Three months ago

Mentioned by iPolitics.ca (subscription) A plea from the Process Nerd: Please, no more 'shadow cabinets'. Conservative Leader Andrew Scheer talks to media while being joined by Deputy Leader of the Opposition Lisa Raitt, Conservative MP Alain Rayes, House Leader of the Opposition Candice Bergen, Chief Opposition Whip Mark Strahl and Deputy House ...

Mentioned by iPolitics.ca Tories leverage Chamber of Commerce criticism against Liberals' tax plan Conservative MP Alain Rayes was the first to raise the issue. “The Canadian Chamber of Commerce is asking for an apology, nothing less than an apology, from the minister of finance,” Rayes said, apparently referring to comments made by Steve McLellan, ...

Mentioned by iPolitics.ca (subscription) Tories leverage Chamber of Commerce criticism against Liberals' tax plan Conservative MP Alain Rayes was the first to raise the issue. “The Canadian Chamber of Commerce is asking for an apology, nothing less than an apology, from the minister of finance,” Rayes said, apparently referring to comments made by Steve McLellan, ...

Mentioned by CTV News Conservative Leader Scheer highlights unity in shadow cabinet reveal Leader of the Conservative Party of Canada, Andrew Scheer, makes an announcement and holds a media availability at the National Press Theatre in Ottawa on Thursday, July 20, 2017. (Sean Kilpatrick / THE ... MP Alain Rayes to the Quebec lieutenant role.

More than three months ago

Spoke at the Transport committee on Committee Business Thank you, Madam Chair. With all due respect to the committee members and the study on smart communities, I think we can bring in all kinds ...

Spoke at the Transport committee on Water Quality In my opinion, if you rely on the municipalities and they have access to those data, it should not be so complicated—with two territories and 10 ...

Spoke at the Transport committee on Aviation Safety Thank you, Madam Chair. Thank you, Ms. Block. Thanks to both witnesses for being with us. Like everyone else, we are concerned about airport security. We ...

Spoke at the Transport committee on Supplementary Estimates (A) 2017-18: Vote 1a under Canadian Air Transport Security Authority, ... Thank you, Ms. Block. I want to thank the witnesses for being here. I want to take another look at an issue that's very important to ...

Spoke at the Transport committee on Aviation Safety The second part of the motion, which, in my opinion, is still very valid and which I would like the committee to support, proposes that our ...

Spoke at the Transport committee on Subject-matter of clauses 403 to 406 (Division 18 of Part 4) of ... That's great. Ms. Ryan, when the Minister of Infrastructure and Communities appeared before the committee, along with some of his senior officials, we asked them on ...

Spoke at the Transport committee on Main Estimates 2017-18: Vote 1 under Canadian Air Transport Security Authority, Vote ... Great. Thank you. I have yet to receive the name of a province or territory, but that's fine. In your mandate letter, you are asked to ...

Spoke at the Transport committee on Aviation Safety My next question is for you, Mr. Donald. It's related to what you just said. You talked about recruitment difficulties. What could Transport Canada and the ...