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  • His favourite word is languages.

NDP MP for Drummond (Québec)

Won his last election, in 2015, with 31% of the vote.

Yesterday

Posted on Twitter Les tendances écologiques et vertes sont omniprésentes autant sur les médias sociaux qu’autour de nous https://t.co/azgoT928oK

Three days ago

Posted on Twitter Trans Mountain: Ottawa fait fausse route, estime Singh | Joël-Denis Bellavance | Politique canadienne https://t.co/X44YOo1axK

This week

Posted on Twitter Le chef du NPD Jagmeet Singh s’arrête à Drummondville pour une journée https://t.co/aaJ95pJg9z

Posted on Twitter Le NPD demande réunion d'urgence du comité LANG//The NDP emergency meeting LANG committee. - https://t.co/RTPQvTE2kS #frcan #polcan

Posted on Twitter Soyez des nôtres aujourd'hui le 15 août pour venir rencontrer le chef du NPD, Jagmeet Singh, dans le cadre d'un 5 à… https://t.co/ibeeqkl0Se

Posted on Twitter Tournée de Jagmeet Singh à Drummondville Arrêt au Village Québécois d’Antan, un maillon important de notre industr… https://t.co/GP61AQeu2O

Two months ago

Voted Yes on Vote #880 on Bill C-71 Amend certain Acts and Regulations in relation to firearms

Voted No on Vote #879 on Bill C-71 Amend certain Acts and Regulations in relation to firearms

Voted No on Vote #878 on Bill C-69 Enact the Impact Assessment Act and the Canadian Energy Regulator Act, to amend the Navigation ...

Voted No on Vote #877 on Bill C-69 Enact the Impact Assessment Act and the Canadian Energy Regulator Act, to amend the Navigation ...

Voted Yes on Vote #876 on Bill S-218 Respecting Latin American Heritage Month

Spoke in the House on Official Languages Mr. Speaker, it is always a pleasure to stand in the House to continue debate and to promote official languages across the country. On March 28, ...

Spoke in the House on Official Languages Act moved for leave to introduce Bill C-411, An Act to amend the Official Languages Act (understanding of official languages). Mr. Speaker, I rise in the House ...

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-411 An Act to amend the Official Languages Act (understanding of official languages)

Spoke in the House on Agriculture and Agri-Food Mr. Speaker, last week, genetically modified wheat plants were discovered along the side of an Alberta road, even though the cultivation of genetically modified wheat for ...

Spoke in the House on Petitions Mr. Speaker, the first petition I am presenting today has to do with free prescription birth control. As set out in the petition, the costs of ...

Spoke at the Library of Parliament committee on Certificate of Nomination of Heather P. Lank to the Position of Parliamentary ... Ms. Lank, congratulations on your appointment. That is a very important position for us, parliamentarians, but also for all Canadians, who can benefit from the Library ...

Spoke in the House on International Trade Mr. Speaker, the new comprehensive and progressive agreement for trans-Pacific partnership, or CPTPP, will have a devastating impact on Canadian workers. At a time when we ...

Spoke in the House on Latin American Heritage Month Act Mr. Speaker, I am pleased to rise in the House to celebrate Latin American culture. Later in my speech, I will explain why it is so ...

Spoke in the House on The Environment Mr. Speaker, the NDP is fighting to create good jobs and protect the environment. The Liberal government, on the other hand, is going to make a ...

Spoke in the House on Business of Supply Madam Speaker, I am pleased to rise today to talk about the environment and the economy of the future as part of the debate on our ...

Spoke at the Official Languages committee on Issues Related to French-Language Training in the Field of Nursing in Canada ... Thank you, Mr. Chair. Thank you very much for being here today, Commissioner and Mr. Wagg. It's really a pleasure and an honour to have you ...

Three months ago

Spoke at the Official Languages committee on Issues Related to French-Language Training in the Field of Nursing in Canada Thank you, Mr. Chair. Before me I have the Action Plan for Official Languages—2018-2023: Investing in Our Future, which includes an investment of $174.3 million in ...

More than three months ago

Spoke at the Official Languages committee on Roadmap and Immigration in Francophone Minority Communities I do not have much time left. In any case, we have covered a lot, I think, but I would like to go back to what ...

Spoke at the Official Languages committee on Review of literacy and numeracy support programs in Canada and Review of ... Thank you, Mr. Chair. I want to thank the witnesses for being here today. I want you to know that it is by no means for ...

Spoke at the Official Languages committee on Issues Related to the Enumeration of Rights-Holders Under Section 23 of the ... Thank you very much, Mr. Chair. I want to thank all of you for being here. Thank you very much for being here today. I'll begin ...

Spoke at the Official Languages committee on Review of literacy and numeracy support programs in Canada and Review of ... What does this business of the number of clicks mean? Is it that the government simply wants to make sure that its information and advertising is ...

Spoke at the Official Languages committee on Access to Early Childhood Services in the Minority Language and French and ... Thank you very much. I am François Choquette, the MP for Drummond, Quebec. I am the NDP critic for official languages and vice-chair of the Standing ...

Mentioned by National Post Chris Selley: Indigenous MP opposes fellow New Democrats on official bilingualism for Supreme Court ... it might look inevitable in hindsight. For now, though, it's a rather novel objection born of a private member's bill that went down to defeat last month. NDP MP François Choquette's bill would have mandated that Supreme Court judges be fluently ...

Mentioned by National Post Chris Selley: Indigenous MP opposes fellow New Democrats on official bilingualism for Supreme Court ... it might look inevitable in hindsight. For now, though, it's a rather novel objection born of a private member's bill that went down to defeat last month. NDP MP François Choquette's bill would have mandated that Supreme Court judges be fluently ...

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-382 An Act to amend the Official Languages Act (Supreme Court of Canada)

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-381 An Act to amend the Judges Act (bilingualism)

Mentioned by The Sherbrooke Times The liberals will vote against the requirement for bilingualism at the supreme Court Bill C-203, néodémocrate François Choquette amends the supreme Court Act by adding to the terms and conditions of appointment that the successful candidates ” understand French and English without the assistance of an interpreter “. It is identical to ...

Mentioned by Hill Times (subscription) Feds must track language complaints about Hill security staff, says NDP MP 'The main problem in my opinion is the lack of leadership from the minister,' says NDP MP François Choquette. NDP MP François Choquette, pictured, wants Heritage Minister Mélanie Joly to take a more forceful role to ensure that language complaints ...

Mentioned by Burnaby Now Four NDP MPs from Quebec throw their support behind Peter Julian A rally was held in Sherbrooke, Que. on Monday by NDP MPs Pierre-Luc Dusseault, Brigitte Sansoucy, François Choquette and Robert Aubin, to announce their support for the New Westminster-Burnaby MP. “This is something that doesn't happen very often, ...

Mentioned by iPolitics.ca Four Quebec NDP MPs endorse Peter Julian leadership ... Sherbrooke Sunday evening, Julian — who represents the B.C. riding of New Westminster-Burnaby — announced that Sherbrooke MP Pierre-Luc Dusseault, Robert Aubin (Trois-Rivières), Brigitte Sansoucy (Saint-Hyacinthe–Bagot) and François Choquette ...

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-203 An Act to amend the Supreme Court Act (understanding the official languages)

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-493 An Act to amend the Navigable Waters Protection Act (Ashuapmushuan River, Mistassini River and Peribonka River)