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  • Her favourite word is colleague.

NDP MP for Saint-Hyacinthe—Bagot (Québec)

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

Yesterday

Posted on Twitter Question sur l'assurance-emploi et le Trou noir, hélas sans réponse #NPD #polcan https://t.co/UnQ4zjVlcO

Two days ago

Spoke in the House on The Budget Mr. Speaker, I thank my colleague for his speech. We must be here in the House to make sure that the decisions we make improve the ...

Spoke in the House on Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis Mr. Speaker, I am pleased to speak about amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, commonly known as ALS or Lou Gehrig’ disease. I would also like to thank the ...

Voted No on Vote #238 That the debate be now adjourned.

Voted Yes on Vote #237 That, in the opinion of the House, the government should: ( a) recognize the need to quell the ...

Voted Yes on Vote #236 on Bill C-323 Amend the Income Tax Act (rehabilitation of historic property)

Voted Yes on Vote #235 That the Fifth Report of the Standing Committee on Human Resources, Skills and Social Development and the Status ...

Voted Yes on Vote #234 That the Honourable Member for Foothills be now heard.

Posted on Twitter Ce qu’ils disent au sujet du budget 2017 « Canada's NDP https://t.co/i1IzgDgJFj

Posted on Twitter Mes premières réactions face au budget fédéral 2017 https://t.co/72fxNjyW9B

Three days ago

Posted on Twitter Le budget de 2017 ne bâtit pas une économie équitable « Canada's NDP https://t.co/kcrZ4avByp

Posted on Twitter #budget2017 https://t.co/uXQE6m2SmW

Posted on Twitter En entrevue ce soir avec .@lavoixdelest afin de donner mes impressions sur le #Budget2017

This week

Spoke in the House on Acton Vale Region Mr. Speaker, at the beginning of the month, I once again had the pleasure of visiting a number of businesses in the Acton Vale region. I ...

Spoke in the House on Business of Supply Mr. Speaker, I completely agree with my colleague about the importance of considering and supporting our seniors. However, when we know that close to two thirds ...

Two weeks ago

Spoke at the Human Resources committee on Poverty Reduction Strategies Thank you, Mr. Chair. I want to thank all the witnesses for contributing to our study. More specifically, I want to thank Mr. Bach for insisting ...

Spoke in the House on Health Mr. Speaker, the minister does not want to bring forward the independent committee’s deadline of December 2018 to consider advance requests for assisted dying. In Quebec, ...

Spoke in the House on Status of Women Mr. Speaker, the Prime Minister goes on and on about being a proud feminist. He even voted in favour of a motion stating that pay equity ...

Spoke in the House on Taxation Mr. Speaker, I did not hear him say that he will be supporting our motion that calls for pay equity immediately. As we all know, action ...

Spoke in the House on Poverty Madam Speaker, on November 15, I asked the Minister of Families, Children and Social Development if the Liberal majority would support Bill C-245, which I introduced ...

A month ago

Spoke at the Human Resources committee on Poverty Reduction Strategies Thank you, Mr. Chair. My first question is for Mr. Pegg. Thank you for educating us on the situation many single unattached people face. A third ...

Spoke at the Human Resources committee on Poverty Reduction Strategies That's very interesting. I will certainly look for more information on this. Yesterday, we met with some people from one community who told us that in ...

Spoke at the Human Resources committee on Poverty Reduction Strategies Thank you, Mr. Chair. This is my first time appearing before the committee on this tour. I was looking forward to it. I am glad it ...

Two months ago

Spoke at the Human Resources committee on Poverty Reduction Strategies That takes me in the same direction as my colleague, Mr. Ruimy. The parliamentary budget officer's report indicates that almost all the funding earmarked for phase ...

Spoke at the Human Resources committee on Poverty Reduction Strategies Thank you, Mr. Chair. I thank all of the witnesses for their presentations. They have explained very well how poverty can lead to mental health issues, ...

More than three months ago

Spoke at the Human Resources committee on Committee Business Yes, exactly. In French, removing the “San” changes the meaning entirely. It's the equivalent of “No”. I try to live up to my name. I think ...

Spoke at the Citizenship and Immigration committee on Family Reunification Thank you, Mr. Chair. My first questions are for the representatives from the Ethno-cultural Council of Calgary I am the member for Saint-Hyacinthe-Bagot, Quebec. Since very ...

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