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NDP MP for Saint-Hyacinthe—Bagot (Québec)

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

Yesterday

Voted No on Vote #897 on Bill C-79 Implement the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership between Canada, Australia, Brunei, Chile, Japan, ...

Two days ago

Spoke in the House on Global Warming Mr. Speaker, we are having this debate this evening because the IPCC report tells us that we need to do twice as much and fast. We ...

Posted on Twitter Les vaches du Québec se démarquent aux « Jeux olympiques » | La Terre de Chez Nous https://t.co/OK2Xv6SMeR

This week

Posted on Twitter Le NPD croit au développement des énergies vertes. Pour l’illustrer, @theJagmeetSingh a donné l’exemple de l’usine… https://t.co/vxy5EzU8pg

Posted on Twitter @theJagmeetSingh a parlé de l’usine de biométhanisation de @St_Hyacinthe comme exemple de développement des énergie… https://t.co/Wsn72AEtSX

Posted on Twitter L’environnement sera au cœur de la campagne du #NPD! @theJagmeetSingh vante @St_Hyacinthe leader des énergies verte… https://t.co/Rkgn2svrMM

Posted on Twitter AEUMC – Coup d’envoi des manifestations | La Terre de Chez Nous https://t.co/L5wEoIe8Rq

Posted on Twitter "Avant de sombrer dans la noirceur", un texte important de @memartel87 qui sonne l’alarme concernant l'état de l'in… https://t.co/sCnZS3eHjJ

A week ago

Spoke in the House on Dairy Industry Mr. Speaker, across the country, people are not happy with the agreement signed by the Liberals. Yvon Boucher, the president of the Producteurs de lait de ...

Two weeks ago

Spoke in the House on Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership Implementation Act Mr. Speaker, I thank my colleague for his speech. Like Guelph, Saint-Hyacinthe is a major centre for agricultural education and research. I represent a riding where ...

Voted No on Vote #896 on Bill C-79 Implement the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership between Canada, Australia, Brunei, Chile, Japan, ...

Voted Yes on Vote #895 on Bill C-79 Implement the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership between Canada, Australia, Brunei, Chile, Japan, ...

Voted Yes on Vote #894 on Bill C-79 Implement the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership between Canada, Australia, Brunei, Chile, Japan, ...

Voted No on Vote #893 on Bill C-79 Implement the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership between Canada, Australia, Brunei, Chile, Japan, ...

Spoke in the House on Health Mr. Speaker, 3.5 million people in this country, including our seniors, cannot afford their prescription drugs. As a result, they have to make a tough choice ...

Spoke in the House on Women Farmers of Saint-Hyacinthe—Bagot Mr. Speaker, I want to pay tribute to the women farmers of Saint-Hyacinthe and Acton Vale who have always made our regions more vibrant and supported ...

Spoke in the House on Health Mr. Speaker, not only does the agreement between the United States, Mexico and Canada fail our agricultural producers, but it is also going to increase prescription ...

Three weeks ago

Spoke in the House on Divorce Act Mr. Speaker, thank you for giving me the opportunity to speak to Bill C-78, an act to amend the Divorce Act. Let me begin by saying ...

Spoke in the House on Committees of the House Mr. Speaker, before I became an MP, I was a municipal councillor and chaired an environmental advisory committee for six years. In Saint-Hyacinthe, we gave serious ...

Two months ago

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 ...

Three months ago

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 ...

More than three months ago

Spoke at the Public Accounts committee on Report 4, Replacing Montréal’s Champlain Bridge—Infrastructure Canada, of the 2018 Spring Reports ... Thank you, Mr. Chair. I want to thank all the witnesses for their presentations. I also thank them for being here to answer our questions. My ...

Spoke at the Human Resources committee on Experiential Learning and Pathways to Employment for Canadian Youth, Bill C-62, and ... Thank you, Mr. Chair. Good afternoon, minister. It's always a pleasure to speak with you. Not surprisingly, I am going to talk to you about seniors ...

Spoke at the Industry committee on Statutory Review of the Copyright Act It's truly a great opportunity for me to be here this afternoon. Last month, I was contacted by an author from Saint-Hyacinthe, a town in the ...

Spoke at the Human Resources committee on Experiential Learning and Pathways to Employment for Canadian Youth Okay. That's without taking into account all those with a precarious job. We know that six workers out of 10 have a precarious job and don't ...

Spoke at the Human Resources committee on Main Estimates 2018-19: Vote 1 under Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation, Vote ... For the benefit of the ministers here today, I will read the motion: That the committee undertakes a study for at least 6 sittings on the ...

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 ...

Spoke at the Human Resources committee on Experiential Learning and Pathways to Employment for Canadian Youth I thank all of the witnesses. I will have questions for you. I know we asked you to be patient in the beginning of the meeting. ...

Spoke at the Human Resources committee on Experiential Learning and Pathways to Employment for Canadian Youth Thank you, Mr. Chair. My thanks to all the witnesses for the information they have given us. In your presentations, we have clearly seen the extent ...

Spoke at the Transport committee on Update on Infrastructure Projects and the Investing in Canada Plan I'm going to pick up on my earlier discussion with the minister. In terms of ensuring sound and sustainable infrastructure, I want to say that, when ...

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