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NDP MP for Saint-Hyacinthe—Bagot (Québec)

Won her last election, in 2015, with 29% of the vote.

Two days ago

Spoke in the House on Employment Insurance Mr. Speaker, seasonal workers are taking action. Tomorrow, hundreds of seasonal workers will denounce with a single voice this government's inaction on the EI spring gap ...

Three days ago

Spoke in the House on Poverty Mr. Speaker, two years ago, the government promised us an anti-poverty strategy. The parliamentary budget officer's report shows that the government has failed on that count. ...

Voted Yes on Vote #400 on Bill S-211 Respecting National Sickle Cell Awareness Day

This week

Spoke in the House on Families, Children and Social Development Mr. Speaker, yesterday we celebrated International Children's Rights Day, although there was really nothing worth celebrating. According to a Campaign 2000 report, nearly one child in ...

Didn't vote on Vote #399 on Bill C-45 Respecting cannabis and to amend the Controlled Drugs and Substances Act, the Criminal Code and ...

Didn't vote on Vote #398 on Bill C-45 Respecting cannabis and to amend the Controlled Drugs and Substances Act, the Criminal Code and ...

Didn't vote on Vote #397 on Bill C-45 Respecting cannabis and to amend the Controlled Drugs and Substances Act, the Criminal Code and ...

Didn't vote on Vote #396 on Bill C-45 Respecting cannabis and to amend the Controlled Drugs and Substances Act, the Criminal Code and ...

Spoke in the House on Public Services and Procurement Mr. Speaker, Phoenix was supposed to save us $70 million a year, but now it might end up costing us $1 billion. This government has no ...

A week ago

Posted on Twitter Canada 150 en fête, c’est aujourd’hui à Saint-Hyacinthe. #NPD #polcan https://t.co/Buv1bIg1XB

Posted on Twitter Canada 150 en fête, c’est aujourd’hui à Saint-Hyacinthe. #NPD #polcan https://t.co/BGLgDgWrCv

Posted on Twitter Canada 150 en fête, c’est aujourd’hui à Saint-Hyacinthe. #NPD #polcan https://t.co/O5NIQa0Tw6

Posted on Twitter J’ai profité de ma rencontre avec Benoit Chartier, président de DBC Communications, pour le féliciter de sa récente… https://t.co/yiCQXyDzXO

Posted on Twitter J’ai eu l’occasion de m’entretenir avec Donald Cuccioletta lors d’un brunch de l’Université du 3e âge ce matin. Le… https://t.co/ZiZQSYm5Xu

Two weeks ago

Posted on Twitter J’étais présente au Gala femmes d’influence Richelieu-Yamaska. Une très belle soirée organisée par l’AFEAS Richelie… https://t.co/w7kw8HVB9f

Spoke in the House on Employment Insurance Mr. Speaker, on June 7, I rose in the House to ask a question about the spring gap problem that affects seasonal workers. The Liberal government ...

Spoke in the House on Budget Implementation Act, 2017, No. 2 Mr. Speaker, by way of information, the riding of Shefford, which my colleague represents, is next door to Saint-Hyacinthe—Bagot, which means that we share some realities. ...

Spoke in the House on Environment Mr. Speaker, on June 5, 2017, I rose in the House to ask a question regarding the measures needed to protect all of our lakes and ...

Three weeks ago

Spoke in the House on Public Services and Procurement Mr. Speaker, this week we learned that the backlog caused by the Phoenix pay system is getting worse. The Liberal government announced that, because of this ...

Spoke at the Health committee on Antimicrobial Resistance Thank you. I will continue with a few questions. Mr. Morris, in a CBC News article published in July, 2017, you said that, for quite some ...

More than three months ago

Spoke at the Human Resources committee on Bill C-243 My wish is for all Canadian women, everywhere in the country, to have access to a program like the one Quebec has had since 1983. I ...

Spoke at the Human Resources committee on 2017 Centennial Flame Research Award and Main Estimates 2017-18: Vote 1 under ... Okay. I will quickly thank the three ministers and their teams for their preparation and today's presentations. Mr. Duclos, last time you appeared before this committee, ...

Spoke at the Veterans Affairs committee on Mental Health and Suicide Prevention Among Veterans Thank you, Mr. Chair. You chose to start by providing statistics on suicide in general. You noted that soldiers and veterans were at risk of suicide ...

Spoke at the Human Resources committee on Bill C-243 Thank you, Mr. Chair. My thanks to all the witnesses. Ms. Ballard, allow me to thank you especially. Your story inspired this bill and your testimony ...

Spoke at the Human Resources committee on Bill C-243 Mr. Chair, I want to thank all of our witnesses. Mr. Lafrance, although the sponsor of the bill decided to withdraw clauses 6 and 7, it ...

Spoke at the Human Resources committee on Bill C-243 Thank you, Mr. Chair. I want to begin by thanking my fellow member for introducing this bill. Women now have their place in the labour force. ...

Spoke at the Human Resources committee on Poverty Reduction Strategies and 2017 Centennial Flame Research Award I just want to thank you for your confidence. It is my pleasure to accept this responsibility, especially as I have been able to participate in ...

Mentioned by Burnaby Now Four NDP MPs from Quebec throw their support behind Peter Julian A rally was held in Sherbrooke, Que. on Monday by NDP MPs Pierre-Luc Dusseault, Brigitte Sansoucy, François Choquette and Robert Aubin, to announce their support for the New Westminster-Burnaby MP. “This is something that doesn't happen very often, ...

Mentioned by iPolitics.ca Four Quebec NDP MPs endorse Peter Julian leadership At a microbrewery in Sherbrooke Sunday evening, Julian — who represents the B.C. riding of New Westminster-Burnaby — announced that Sherbrooke MP Pierre-Luc Dusseault, Robert Aubin (Trois-Rivières), Brigitte Sansoucy (Saint-Hyacinthe–Bagot) and ...

Mentioned by iPolitics.ca (subscription) Four Quebec NDP MPs endorse Peter Julian leadership At a microbrewery in Sherbrooke Sunday evening, Julian — who represents the B.C. riding of New Westminster-Burnaby — announced that Sherbrooke MP Pierre-Luc Dusseault, Robert Aubin (Trois-Rivières), Brigitte Sansoucy (Saint-Hyacinthe–Bagot) and ...

Mentioned by iPolitics.ca (subscription) Assisted death up for vote NDP MP's Murray Rankin and Brigitte Sansoucy hold a press conference in Ottawa on Thursday, May 19, 2016, to provide an update on the NDP efforts to amend C-14. iPolitics/Matthew Usherwood ...

Mentioned by iPolitics.ca (subscription) Broadbent Institute paper makes the case for proportional voting system In the last federal election, only 131 of 338 candidates received a majority of votes and some — such as NDP MP Brigitte Sansoucy, Conservative MP Bernard Généreux and Liberal MP Denis Lemieux — won their ridings with just slightly above and below 30 ...

Mentioned by iPolitics.ca (subscription) Broadbent Institute paper makes the case for proportional voting system In the last federal election, only 131 of 338 candidates received a majority of votes and some — such as NDP MP Brigitte Sansoucy, Conservative MP Bernard Généreux and Liberal MP Bernard Généreux — won their ridings with just slightly above and below ...

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-245 An Act concerning the development of a national poverty reduction strategy in Canada