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Liberal MP for Brossard—Saint-Lambert (Québec)

Won her last election, in 2015, with 50% of the vote.

Two days ago

Posted on Twitter Retweeted Parti libéral (@parti_liberal): Le vrai changement en action : baisse d'impôts pour 9 millions de... https://t.co/A2BNUsOAv3

Posted on Twitter Retweeted Gerald Butts 🇨🇦 (@gmbutts): #HopeAndHardWork started 10 years ago today in Papineau. #GoKnockDoors... https://t.co/EPQlSVKCp8

Posted on Twitter Retweeted Marc Miller (@MarcMillerVM): Nuff said. #cdnpoli @HarjitSajjan https://t.co/FaviGz6ytd https://t.co/vntC3GORn4

Three days ago

Posted on Twitter @AirCanada, cette fois-ci, MERCI! Voyage impeccable de Brisabane à Montréal. De l'équipage au traitement des bagages, 10/10.

Posted on Twitter Bonjour #Canada! Très heureuse d'être de retour /Good morning Canada! Very happy to be back. https://t.co/teGppZ41Ll

This week

Posted on Twitter Retweeted RESULTS Canada (@ResultsCda): Former @Canada PM #PaulMartin discusses the progress made to #endpolio &... https://t.co/5h43tjazXa

Two weeks ago

Voted Yes on Vote #256 Notice of a Ways and Means motion to implement certain provisions of the budget tabled in Parliament on ...

Voted No on Vote #255 That the debate be now adjourned.

Three weeks ago

Voted No on Vote #254 That this House do now adjourn.

Voted No on Vote #253 That the debate be now adjourned.

Voted No on Vote #252 That the Honourable Member for Mégantic—L'Érable be now heard.

Spoke in the House on Privilege Mr. Speaker, the government firmly believes and agrees with the opposition that any instances of a member being impeded from attending the House of Commons, particularly ...

Spoke at the Public Accounts committee on Main Estimates 2017-18: Vote 1 under Office of the Auditor General, Report ... I have a secondary “motive”, if you wish, in asking this question. Following our trip to Britain and seeing how their public accounts committee has the ...

Mentioned by iPolitics.ca (subscription) Quebec Health Minister accuses Liberal MP of 'Quebec bashing' Quebec's Health Minister Gaetan Barrette is accusing Quebec Liberal MP Alexandra Mendes of “Quebec bashing” after she criticized Quebec's health system on Twitter Monday by pointing to emergency triage stats in Southwestern Quebec, which she called ...

Mentioned by iPolitics.ca (subscription) Quebec Health Minister accuses Liberal MP of 'Quebec bashing' Quebec's Health Minister Gaetan Barrette is accusing Quebec Liberal MP Alexandra Mendes of “Quebec bashing” after she criticized Quebec's health system on Twitter Monday by pointing to emergency triage stats in Southwestern Quebec, which she called ...

A month ago

Spoke at the Public Accounts committee on Report 4, Oversight of Passenger Vehicle Safety, of the Fall 2016 Reports ... Thank you, Mr. Chair. Good afternoon, everyone. Thank you for being here. I have a follow-up to the crash question. On page 10 of the Auditor ...

Spoke in the House on The Budget Mr. Speaker, I am very grateful for this opportunity to say a few words about our budget. Eighteen months ago, our government announced its intention to ...

Spoke in the House on Role of Co-operatives Mr. Speaker, the purpose of my motion is to highlight the importance of the development and implementation of a strategy to strengthen the co-operative sector, which ...

Spoke in the House on Nowruz Mr. Speaker, allow me to take a moment to send our thoughts to our colleagues in Britain in Westminster right now who are going through a ...

Spoke in the House on Privilege Show me one.

Spoke at the Public Accounts committee on Report 2, Income Tax Objections - Canada Revenue Agency, of the Fall ... Thank you, Mr. Chair. I will continue in French, to inject a bit of French into this meeting. I want to begin by pointing out that ...

Spoke in the House on National Security and Intelligence Committee of Parliamentarians Act Mr. Speaker, I have the great pleasure and honour to speak today to Bill C-22. This bill will give Canada its first national security and intelligence ...

Two months ago

Spoke in the House on Petitions Mr. Speaker, I am pleased to present a petition concerning the protection of animals in the event of natural disasters. This is a petition to the ...

Spoke in the House on Committees of the House Mr. Speaker, I have the honour to present, in both official languages, the following report of the Standing Committee on Public Accounts: The 21st report entitled, ...

More than three months ago

Spoke at the Public Accounts committee on Fall 2016 Reports of the Auditor General of Canada Thank you for being here. I will continue in the same vein as my colleague. The most important thing for us at the Standing Committee on ...

Spoke at the Public Accounts committee on Special Examination Report - Atlantic Pilotage Authority, of the Fall 2016 Reports ... Thank you very much, Mr. Chair, and thank you all for your presence here today. I have to say that it was a bit of a ...

Spoke at the Public Accounts committee on Review of the Plan of the Department of National Defence to Record ... Yes, I'm back. What a surprise! I understand when you talk about the $1 billion for the technological change that you need to implement eventually, either ...

Spoke at the Natural Resources committee on The Future of Canada’s Oil and Gas, Mining and Nuclear Sectors in ... Thank you, Mr. Chair. Ms. Gelfand, I will give you some background. I am a member of the Standing Committee on Public Accounts and we hope ...

Spoke at the Foreign Affairs committee on Statutory Review of the Freezing Assets of Corrupt Foreign Officials Act and ... Thank you very much, Mr. Chair. I am a guest here at the committee. I'm also very involved with the Commonwealth, so I'd like to ask ...

Mentioned by CBC.ca Citizenship ceremony at Brossard mosque target of social media backlash The choice of the venue was to gather different members of the community, Muslim and non-Muslim alike, said Liberal MP Alexandra Mendes. Mendes took part in the ceremony. She also received some criticism after inviting her constituents to the cultural ...

Mentioned by CTV News Community shows support at Canada Day celebration at Islamic cultural centre The centre also houses a mosque, drawing complaints from some in the community that Canada Day celebrations should not be held in a religious institution. Many of the complaints were voiced on the Facebook page of Alexandra Mendes, the MP for the ...

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-286 An Act respecting the establishment of a framework to promote the development of co-operatives in Canada and amending the Department of Industry Act and other Acts

Mentioned by Hill Times (subscription) This week on the diplomatic reception circuit Liberal MP Alexandra Mendes, chair of the Canada-Moldova Parliamentary Friendship Group, with Conservative MP Ed Fast, and Conservative Senator Raynell Andreychuk at the event celebrating the 25th anniversary of Moldova's independence. The Hill ...

Mentioned by Hill Times (subscription) This week on the diplomatic reception circuit Liberal MP Alexandra Mendes, chair of the Canada-Moldova Parliamentary Friendship Group, with Conservative MP Ed Fast, and Conservative Senator Raynell Andreychuk at the event celebrating the 25th anniversary of Moldova's independence. The Hill ...