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Conservative MP for Lac-Saint-Jean (Québec)

Won his last election, in 2015, with 33% of the vote.

Yesterday

Voted Yes on Vote #233 That the House do now proceed to the Orders of the Day.

Posted on Twitter Belle rencontre hier avec des représentants d'@uniforquebec. Nous avons eu des discussions fructueuses sur le bois… https://t.co/SnuTN5kTSg

Two days ago

Spoke in the House on The Budget Mr. Speaker, I can understand why someone would borrow to invest in an RRSP. However, when they borrow to buy groceries, there is a major problem. ...

Voted No on Vote #232 on Bill C-41

Voted No on Vote #231 on Bill C-41

Voted No on Vote #230 on Bill C-41

Voted No on Vote #229 That this House do concur in Interim Supply as follows: That a sum not exceeding $30,140,965,114.44 being composed ...

Posted on Twitter Belle rencontre avec les représentants d'@unifor. Nous avons eu des discussions fructueuses et productives sur le b… https://t.co/mHe4dozBkI

Three days ago

Spoke in the House on Budget Mr. Speaker, just for that alone, the cost was $2 billion more than what they had planned. This goes to show to what extent they failed ...

A week ago

Posted on Twitter Je tiens à souhaiter une belle journée de fête à ma collègue et chef de notre parti @RonaAmbrose! #polican https://t.co/FwzH7g95g0

Two weeks ago

Posted on Twitter Bonne Journée internationale des femmes! #8mars #polican https://t.co/JqZjfk11U9

Posted on Twitter Bon retour au Parlement @HonEdFast! #polican

Spoke in the House on Taxation Mr. Speaker, the Prime Minister has lost control of government spending. Giving money away is easy when you do not have any. Future generations, our children ...

A month ago

Spoke in the House on Forestry Industry That was not an answer, Mr. Speaker. There is another matter that is of great concern to us. Not only are forestry workers across the country ...

Spoke in the House on Taxation Mr. Speaker, people are nervous about the upcoming budget and rightly so. This government has some interesting plans. The Prime Minister just referred to the 1% ...

Spoke in the House on Finance Mr. Speaker, the deficit is three times higher than what the government said it would be during the election campaign. That is quite something. The original ...

Spoke in the House on Taxation Mr. Speaker, thanks to our opposition, the government has backed down on its plan to bring in a new tax on health and dental benefits. However, ...

Posted on Twitter Merci beaucoup aux délégués de la @FQMenligne pour leur visite à Ottawa et pour ces discussions très fructueuses.… https://t.co/k1CFjlWaFs

Spoke in the House on International Trade Mr. Speaker, I asked an important question yesterday, but of course I did not get an answer from the government. The Speaker of the United States ...

More than three months ago

Mentioned by iPolitics.ca (subscription) Conservatives still ripping Trudeau over Castro comments Shortly after news emerged today that Prime Minister Justin Trudeau would not be attending Fidel Castro's funeral, Conservative MPs piled on the PM over comments he made on the Cuban leader's death. Conservative MP Denis Lebel said Trudeau “showed ...

Mentioned by iPolitics.ca (subscription) QP Monday: Trade minister defends her tears Conservative MP Denis Lebel kicked off question period today by needling International Trade Minister Chrystia Freeland over her inability to sign the Canada-EU free trade agreement (CETA) last Friday. “She threw up her hands and gave up,” said Lebel, ...

Mentioned by iPolitics.ca (subscription) QP Monday: Trade minister defends her tears Conservative MP Denis Lebel kicked off question period today by needling International Trade Minister Chrystia Freeland over her inability to sign the Canada-EU free trade agreement (CETA) last Friday. “She threw up her hands and gave up,” said Lebel, ...

Mentioned by iPolitics.ca (subscription) QP Thursday: Carbon pricing and Dion's thumbs Deputy Leader of the Official Opposition Denis Lebel kicked off today's session in the House with a renewed assault on the federal government's implementation of a price on carbon. On three occasions ... Opposition House Leader Candice Bergen scolded ...

Mentioned by iPolitics.ca (subscription) QP Thursday: Carbon pricing and Dion's thumbs Deputy Leader of the Official Opposition Denis Lebel kicked off today's session in the House with a renewed assault on the federal government's implementation of a price on carbon. On three occasions ... Opposition House Leader Candice Bergen scolded ...

Mentioned by iPolitics.ca (subscription) QP Wednesday: A carbon tax that isn't a tax ... or is it? Prime Minister Justin Trudeau continued to defend his carbon plan Wednesday, as opposition MPs claimed it could cause Canadians to go hungry. Conservative MP Denis Lebel led QP and said that Canadians are pessimistic about Trudeau's plan to impose ...

Spoke at the International Trade committee on Pre-Study of the Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement (TPP) Thank you, Mr. Chair. I am a substitute member of the committee.My colleagues who are permanent members and my neighbour to the right, Mr. Hoback, were ...

Spoke at the International Trade committee on Pre-Study of the Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement (TPP) Thank you very much, Mr. Chair. Ladies and gentlemen, thank you for your presentations. This has been a dialogue day for us. It is a pleasure ...

Spoke at the Transport committee on Main Estimates 2015-16: Vote 1 under CANADA POST CORPORATION, Vote 1 under ... Thank you very much, Mr. Chair. Thank you, committee members. It's a pleasure to see all of you again, and I am looking forward to continuing ...

Spoke at the Transport committee on Main Estimates 2014-15: Vote 1 under CANADA POST CORPORATION, Vote 1 under ... Thank you very much, Mr. Chair. Thank you committee members. It's a pleasure to see all of you again, and I'm looking forward to continuing to ...

Spoke at the Transport committee on Supplementary Estimates (B) 2013-14: Vote 5b under INFRASTRUCTURE, COMMUNITIES AND INTERGOVERNMENTAL AFFAIRS, ... Thank you very much, Mr. Chair. It is always a pleasure and an honour to be here. First I would like to congratulate you, Mr. Chair, ...

Spoke at the Transport committee on Expenditure Plans for Transport Canada in 2012-13 and Main Estimates 2013-14: Votes ... Thank you very much, Mr. Chair. Mr. Chair, thank you for the invitation to meet with the committee today to address our main estimates, and update ...

Introduced legislation Government bill C-57 An Act to enact the Aviation Industry Indemnity Act, to amend the Aeronautics Act, the Canada Marine Act, the Marine Liability Act and the Canada Shipping Act, 2001 and to make consequential amendments to other Acts

Spoke at the Transport committee on Bill C-52, An Act to amend the Canada Transportation Act (administration, air ... Thank you very much, Mr. Chair. Members of the committee, I am very happy and honoured to be here with you. Mr. Chair, thank you for ...

Introduced legislation Government bill C-52 An Act to amend the Canada Transportation Act (administration, air and railway transportation and arbitration)

Spoke at the Transport committee on Supplementary Estimates (B) 2012-13: Vote 60b under FOREIGN AFFAIRS AND INTERNATIONAL TRADE, ... Thank you very much, Mr. Chair. Thank you for the invitation to meet with your committee today to provide an update on the transport, infrastructure, and ...

Introduced legislation Government bill C-17 An Act to amend the Air Canada Public Participation Act