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NDP MP for Saint-Hyacinthe—Bagot (Québec)

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

Yesterday

Didn't vote on Vote #1379 on Bill C-75 Amend the Criminal Code, the Youth Criminal Justice Act and other Acts and to make ...

Didn't vote 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 Yes on Vote #1376 on Bill C-331 Amend the Federal Courts Act (international promotion and protection of human rights)

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

A week ago

Spoke in the House on Poverty Mr. Speaker, in the last budget, the Liberals noted that the NDP, the Assembly of First Nations, the Breakfast Club of Canada and many other organizations ...

Spoke in the House on Public Services and Procurement Mr. Speaker, this is National Public Service Week, but many public servants do not feel like celebrating. Céline, a public servant who lives in my riding, ...

Spoke in the House on Seniors Mr. Speaker, yet my seniors' committee has told me how many of them struggle to pay for their medications and their rent. We should be working ...

Two weeks ago

Spoke in the House on Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Mr. Speaker, in 2015, the Prime Minister asked us to show some compassion and generosity and welcome Syrian families. We would like him to show the ...

Spoke in the House on Employment Insurance Mr. Speaker, I have asked our self-proclaimed feminist Prime Minister many times to reform his sexist EI program. This program is failing far too many workers, ...

Spoke in the House on Budget Implementation Act, 2019, No. 1 Mr. Speaker, despite what my colleague said about access to housing, I will still be voting against this bill. I hosted a luncheon in Saint-Hyacinthe on ...

Spoke in the House on Poverty Madam Speaker, too many Canadians are suffering because of our government's lack of initiative to eradicate poverty. The measures in the Liberals' proposed bill are insufficient ...

Spoke in the House on Labour Mr. Speaker, the government still has no plan to deal with the labour shortage in rural areas like mine, despite the disastrous consequences for many businesses. ...

Posted on Twitter Merci Alistair! @St_Hyacinthe il ne faut pas hésiter à faire appel à Contact Richelieu-Yamaska ou Au Cœur des Famil… https://t.co/yHyhJa1V6x

Three weeks ago

Posted on Twitter Inacceptable! Des délais «catastrophiques» menacent les producteurs agricoles | JDM https://t.co/GhTrsU7Pbd #PolCan @upaqc @UPAmonteregie

Posted on Twitter Joseph E. Stiglitz : « Le rêve américain est un mythe » https://t.co/ArXn5dRXNy

Posted on Twitter Très fière d’y voir Charles-Emile Fecteau de @St_Hyacinthe https://t.co/NfR7BG9gXC

Posted on Twitter La chef de parti obtenant le plus haut taux de satisfaction auprès des électeurs sondés est Andrea Horwath (NPD), q… https://t.co/mojVtEXoOR

A month ago

Spoke at the Human Resources committee on Main Estimates 2019-20: Votes 1, 5 and 10 under Canada Mortgage and ... Thank you, Mr. Chair. Mister Minister and Madam Minister, thank you for being with us today for our study on votes. I was very interested in ...

Posted on Twitter Le #NPD présente son plan pour taxer les géants du web #polcan https://t.co/KIQzuIo5ly

Spoke at the Human Resources committee on M-194, Precarious Employment in Canada and Main Estimates 2019-20: Votes 1, 5 ... I thank you in advance for sending the clerk of the committee the answer to that question. One of the themes that recur in the departmental ...

Two months ago

Spoke at the Human Resources committee on M-194, Precarious Employment in Canada Thank you, Mr. Chair. Good afternoon, Mr. Sheehan. As you showed in your presentation, underlying your motion is our need to develop a definition. You heard ...

Three months ago

Spoke at the Human Resources committee on M-194, Precarious Employment in Canada Thank you, Mr. Chair. I thank all of the witnesses for their contribution to the work of our committee. I'd like to point out that they ...

Spoke at the Human Resources committee on M-194, Precarious Employment in Canada Thank you very much. My question is for Ms. Lippel and Mr. Fong. Ms. Lippel, you explained how the definition must take the context into account. ...

Spoke at the Human Resources committee on M-190, Labour Shortages of the Greater Toronto and Hamilton Area and Subject ... Thank you, Mr. Chair. Good afternoon, Minister. I would like to talk to you about a concern we share—integration of youth into employment. I myself worked ...

More than three months ago

Spoke at the Human Resources committee on M-190, Labour Shortages of the Greater Toronto and Hamilton Area, Supplementary Estimates ... I hope I've gotten you interested. After all, your job is to support persons with disabilities. What questions has this raised within your department? How are ...

Spoke at the Human Resources committee on M-192, Episodic Disabilities, Supplementary Estimates (B), 2018-19: Votes 1b, 5b and 10b ... Thank you. My first question is for you, Minister Duclos, because I believe that you did not answer my colleague's question. He asked you when employment ...

Mentioned by CBC.ca Jagmeet Singh tours Quebec, where the NDP faces a fight to hang on NDP Leader Jagmeet Singh visited MP Brigitte Sansoucy's riding of Saint-Hyacinthe–Bagot on Tuesday. The NDP won the riding by a margin of 1.1 percentage points over the Liberals in the 2015 federal election. (Radio-Canada). Fresh off his announcement ...

Mentioned by Winnipeg Free Press Reducing poverty discussed Over a dozen community groups attended a roundtable discussion last week to discuss how to make poverty history. The discussion was organized by MP Daniel Blaikie (Elmwood-Transcona) so that Brigitte Sansoucy, MP for Saint-Hyacinthe—Bagot in ...

Mentioned by Globalnews.ca Former Bloc leader Michel Gauthier joins Conservatives The Conservative Party of Canada announced Saturday it had recruited former Bloc Québécois leader Michel Gauthier, as the party continues its efforts to make inroads in Quebec. Gauthier told a meeting of the federal party's ... But Brigitte Sansoucy ...

Mentioned by iPolitics.ca Ex Bloc Quebecois leader Michel Gauthier joining Conservatives The Conservative Party of Canada announced Saturday it had recruited former Bloc Quebecois leader Michel Gauthier, as the party continues its efforts to make inroads in Quebec. Gauthier told a meeting of the federal party's ... But Brigitte Sansoucy ...

Mentioned by HuffPost Canada Michel Gauthier, Former Bloc Quebecois Leader, Joins Conservative Party But Brigitte Sansoucy, the current NDP MP for the Saint-Hyacinthe region, said she wasn't intimidated by the Conservative troops landing on her doorstep, nor was she convinced that the party had changed under the leadership of Andrew Scheer. "What I ...

Mentioned by Canada NewsWire (press release) Canada Declares World's First HPV Prevention Week: October 1-7, 2017 ... HPV-related cancer; Dr. Vivien Brown, Past National President, Federation of Medical Women of Canada; Dr. Monique Bertrand, Past President, Society of Canadian Colposcopists; and Brigitte Sansoucy, Member of Parliament for Saint-Hyacinthe-Bagot.

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