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  • His favourite word is liberals.

Conservative MP for Lac-Saint-Jean (Québec)

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

Two days ago

Posted on Twitter Ma déclaration concernant les nouveaux tarifs pour les exportations de bois d'oeuvre canadien https://t.co/Zm3EipHoG4 #polican

A week ago

Posted on Twitter Je vous souhaite de joyeuses Pâques et de passer du bon temps en famille! #polican https://t.co/NvX9gXl5rV

Two weeks ago

Spoke in the House on Softwood Lumber Mr. Speaker, the minister can talk with the provinces, but it is the government's job to discuss it with the U.S.A. and fix it. The Liberals ...

Spoke in the House on The Budget Mr. Speaker, the Liberals have been spewing the same rhetoric from the beginning: “a good deal, not just any deal”. However, there are no deals on ...

Spoke in the House on Ethics Mr. Speaker, the Prime Minister admitted to flying in a private helicopter during a dream vacation. That is against the rules. He then said it was ...

Mentioned by Huffington Post Canada Tories Salute Harper For Spearheading Honorary Citizenship For Malala Yousafzai Though the long-awaited visit of the activist and Nobel Peace Prize co-winner to Parliament Hill was largely a time to put aside partisanship, Quebec MP Denis Lebel made it clear in question period Wednesday that he thought former prime minister ...

Spoke in the House on Justice Mr. Speaker, the minister does not seem to be taking this problem seriously. Yesterday, she said that there is no one simple solution and that appointing ...

Voted No on Vote #256 Notice of a Ways and Means motion to implement certain provisions of the budget tabled in Parliament on ...

Voted Yes on Vote #255 That the debate be now adjourned.

Spoke in the House on Forestry Industry Those are just words, Mr. Speaker. It was exactly like that before. The Liberals are just trying to bring the population somewhere else. We recently learned ...

Spoke in the House on Foreign Affairs Mr. Speaker, the provinces will be forced to appoint provincial representatives. This shows how little they trust the federal government. On another issue, last week the ...

Spoke in the House on Justice Mr. Speaker, a man accused of murder was released last week because of the Jordan ruling. The Liberal government's much-touted new process is not working. I ...

Didn't vote on Vote #254 That this House do now adjourn.

Didn't vote on Vote #253 That the debate be now adjourned.

Voted Yes on Vote #252 That the Honourable Member for Mégantic—L'Érable be now heard.

Three weeks ago

Spoke in the House on Softwood Lumber Mr. Speaker, like many of my colleagues, I was here on June 29, 2016, when former U.S. President Barack Obama was here, and we were promised ...

Mentioned by iPolitics.ca (subscription) Ambrose pushes training in sexual assault law for judges Conservative Interim Leader Rona Ambrose and Conservative MP Denis Lebel talk with media following the tabling of the 2017 Federal Budget in the House of Commons on Parliament Hill in Ottawa on Wednesday, March 22, 2017. iPolitics/Matthew ...

Mentioned by iPolitics.ca (subscription) Ambrose pushes training in sexual assault law for judges Conservative Interim Leader Rona Ambrose and Conservative MP Denis Lebel talk with media following the tabling of the 2017 Federal Budget in the House of Commons on Parliament Hill in Ottawa on Wednesday, March 22, 2017. iPolitics/Matthew ...

A month ago

Posted on Twitter Félicitations au sénateur @LarryWSmith36, qui a été élu hier leader de l'opposition au Sénat! Et merci à @senatcarignan pour son travail!

Posted on Twitter Déjà un an que tu nous a quitté, cher Jean Lapierre, avec des membres de ta famille. Nous pensons à vous et ne vous oublierons jamais.

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

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

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, ...

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