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Liberal MP for Brossard—Saint-Lambert (Québec)

Won her last election, in 2019, with 54% of the vote.

Three days ago

Spoke in the House on Women and Gender Equality Mr. Speaker, 30 years ago today, a man committed the most horrific act of extreme violence against women in our history. Fourteen young women were shot ...

Posted on Twitter Vraiment dégoûtée par le comportement impoli, enfantin et mesquin de l'opposition officielle @CPC_HQ qui quitte… https://t.co/hA8ZEfqYKV

Two weeks ago

Posted on Twitter @FilomenaTassi Congratulations, well deserved!

Three weeks ago

Posted on Twitter Très honorée d'y avoir participé, une cérémonie très sobre et émouvante. https://t.co/Sl1OqESrK1

A month ago

Posted on Twitter Telle heureuse de lire ce communiqué ! Tous mes voeux, @DLeBlancNB pour une rémission complète dans les meilleurs d… https://t.co/SrGjx2BToX

Posted on Twitter @davidakin Thank you very much, David!

Posted on Twitter Cela semble la norme des ministres provinciaux actuels... ne jamais reconnaître l'existence du Gouvernement du Cana… https://t.co/IAlAi75vJo

More than three months ago

Voted Yes on Vote #1379 on Bill C-75 Amend the Criminal Code, the Youth Criminal Justice Act and other Acts and to make ...

Voted Yes on Vote #1378 on Bill C-75 Amend the Criminal Code, the Youth Criminal Justice Act and other Acts and to make ...

Voted Yes on Vote #1377 Private Members' Business M-173 (Diabetes Awareness Month)

Voted No on Vote #1376 on Bill C-331 Amend the Federal Courts Act (international promotion and protection of human rights)

Voted Yes on Vote #1375 Ways and Means motion No. 34

Spoke in the House on Business of Supply Mr. Speaker, Canada and the world are facing a real climate emergency. This was made very clear with the release of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate ...

Spoke in the House on Infrastructure Mr. Speaker, today, the residents of Brossard—Saint-Lambert and I were delighted to learn that the new Samuel De Champlain Bridge will be opening soon. Our government ...

Spoke at the Public Accounts committee on Budget Request of the Office of the Auditor General for 2019-20 Thank you, Mr. Chair. Thank you all for being here. Mr. Ricard, Mr. Hayes, Ms. Thomas and, especially, Mr. Leswick, thank you very much for accepting ...

Spoke at the Government Operations committee on Hiring Veterans for Public Service Positions, Report on Plans and Priorities 2019-20 ... Thank you very much. Thank you, all, for being here. My question has to do with translation and interpretation. I've been hearing, for a while now, ...

Spoke in the House on Saint-Lambert Choral Society Mr. Speaker, 2019 marks the 100th anniversary of the Société chorale de Saint-Lambert. The SCSL is one of our finest cultural and heritage institutions. It is ...

Spoke at the Public Accounts committee on Main Estimates 2019-20: Vote 1 under Office of the Auditor General and ... Exactly. While I understand why Mr. Christopherson is so outraged about this, I would like to put on the record that the government has reinstated funding. ...

Spoke at the Government Operations committee on Main Estimates 2019-20: Vote 1 under Canada Post Corporation, Vote 1 under ... Thank you very much, Mr. Chair, and thanks to all of you for being here. Thank you very much, Minister. I think, considering my ethnic origins, ...

Spoke at the Public Accounts committee on Main Estimates 2019-20: Vote 1 under Office of the Auditor General and ... Thank you very much, Mr. Chair. I hope that our last meeting will be public, because it is on this occasion that we will honour you. ...

Spoke at the Public Accounts committee on Report 2, Processing of Asylum Claims, of the 2019 Spring Reports of ... Thank you very much, Mr. Chair. Thank you all for being here. In my past life I worked quite a number of years in immigration and ...

Spoke at the Government Operations committee on Hiring Process in the Public Service, Main Estimates 2019-20: Vote 1 under ... That brings me to the point. As you've just mentioned, there are some issues in the mandate letters that will be ongoing for many years. If ...

Spoke in the House on The Environment Mr. Speaker, I will be sharing my time with my colleague from Mississauga—Erin Mills. Now more than ever, communities need support to adapt to the extreme ...

Spoke at the Public Accounts committee on Main Estimates 2019-20: Vote 1 under Office of the Auditor General and ... This is just to make sure that we have it there. There were no cuts. There was this investment of $41 million for the foreseeable future. ...

Spoke in the House on 70th Anniversary of the Commonwealth Mr. Speaker, today the modern Commonwealth of nations is celebrating 70 years since it was given a renewed purpose in 1949. The Commonwealth is a free ...

Spoke in the House on International Co-operation Mr. Speaker, Cyclone Idai devastated Malawi, Mozambique and Zimbabwe. It destroyed homes and families, affecting more than 1.8 million people. Canada has not ignored the tragic ...

Spoke in the House on Committees of the House Mr. Speaker, I have the honour to present, in both official languages, the 60th report of the Standing Committee on Public Accounts entitled, “Report 3, Canada’s ...

Mentioned by Hill Times Liberal MP Mendes wants a Hill 'harassment watch,' after CP survey finds 58 per cent of female MPs subject to sexual ... Liberal MP Alexandra Mendes says MPs should set up an informal, cross-party support system on the Hill to address sexual harassment and sexual misconduct as the #MeToo global movement against misogynistic behaviour hits Parliament Hill. “It's a bit of ...

Mentioned by Hill Times Liberal MP Mendes wants a Hill 'harassment watch,' after CP survey finds 58 per cent of female MPs subject to sexual ... Liberal MP Alexandra Mendes says MPs should set up an informal, cross-party support system on the Hill to address sexual harassment and sexual misconduct as the #MeToo global movement against misogynistic behaviour hits Parliament Hill. “It's a bit of ...

Mentioned by National Post Female MPs unsure what #MeToo movement means for Parliament Hill: survey Liberal MP Alexandra Mendes said she found it a useful exercise, but was also struck by how much comes down to basic good manners. “If you learn to be courteous and respectful of others, a lot of these things wouldn't happen,” Mendes said in an ...

Mentioned by Brinkwire (press release) MPs share stories of sexual misconduct on and off Parliament Hill “I sincerely think it's not any different than anywhere else,” said Quebec Liberal MP Alexandra Mendes. “I think it's part of something that is deeply in the male mentality, this sort of undermining of women's capabilities and talents and always ...

Mentioned by Brinkwire (press release) MPs share stories of sexual misconduct on and off Parliament Hill “I sincerely think it's not any different than anywhere else,” said Quebec Liberal MP Alexandra Mendes. “I think it's part of something that is deeply in the male mentality, this sort of undermining of women's capabilities and talents and always ...

Mentioned by CBC.ca MPs share stories of sexual misconduct on and off Parliament Hill "I sincerely think it's not any different than anywhere else," said Quebec Liberal MP Alexandra Mendes. "I think it's part of something that is deeply in the male mentality, this sort of undermining of women's capabilities and talents and always ...

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