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NDP MP for Drummond (Québec)

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

Yesterday

Voted Yes on Vote #201 That the House: ( a) recognize that Canadian society is not immune to the climate of hate and ...

Posted on Twitter Dans une optique de protection de la santé des Canadiens, le gouvernement fédéral doit agir afin de réduire les... https://t.co/0ojoZQDdED

Posted on Twitter Article intéressant sur la volonté des consommateurs d’obtenir toute l’information requise afin de faire un choix... https://t.co/uUbvLzFzxx

Two days ago

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Posted on Twitter Aujourd'hui, j'ai participé au Café-rencontre de l'A.Q.D.R pour l'Exposition démontrant la création... https://t.co/x9QleDkfTy

Posted on Twitter « Le Québec a catégoriquement rejeté le gaz de schiste en 2012 et depuis ce temps, les liens entre la... https://t.co/LQTPHyslCA

Posted on Twitter Appuyez l’étiquetage obligatoire des aliments GM. https://t.co/I6GFLlcQOm

This week

Spoke in the House on Formaldehyde Emissions Madam Speaker, I am pleased to rise in the House to speak to Motion No. 102 moved by my colleague from Avignon—La Mitis—Matane—Matapédia. I will read ...

A week ago

Voted Yes on Vote #200 on Bill S-211 Respecting National Sickle Cell Awareness Day

Voted Yes on Vote #199 on Bill C-37 Amend the Controlled Drugs and Substances Act and to make related amendments to other Acts

Voted Yes on Vote #198 on Bill C-37 Amend the Controlled Drugs and Substances Act and to make related amendments to other Acts

Voted No on Vote #197 on Bill C-37 Amend the Controlled Drugs and Substances Act and to make related amendments to other Acts

Spoke in the House on Canada-European Union Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement Implementation Act Mr. Speaker, I am very pleased to rise in the House today to talk about Bill C-30, an act to implement the comprehensive economic and trade ...

Spoke in the House on Petitions Mr. Speaker, I am rising in the House to present a petition signed by dozens of people. For some time now, Health Canada has been allowing ...

Spoke at the Official Languages committee on Study on the Translation Bureau Minister Foote, I also you want to thank you for this new response. Honestly, your first response was very disappointing. Your latest response was much better. ...

Spoke in the House on Public Services and Procurement Mr. Speaker, the Translation Bureau does extremely valuable work to promote our two official languages, but over 400 positions have been eliminated over the past four ...

Two weeks ago

Spoke at the Official Languages committee on Study on the Translation Bureau and Issues Related to the Enumeration of ... Thank you, Mr. Chair. I thank the witnesses for being here with us today. I have only recently become familiar with this whole issue of the ...

Spoke at the Official Languages committee on Briefing on Accountability Measures for Official Languages Thank you very much, Mr. Chair. Once again, thank you very much for being here today. The idea of self-assessment and the objectivity of these reports ...

Three weeks ago

Spoke at the Official Languages committee on Committee Business Thank you, Mr. Chair. If Mr. Nater agreed, his motion could just be amended to ask the Privy Council Office to comment on the consultations and ...

Spoke in the House on An Act respecting the development of a national strategy for the safe and environmentally sound disposal of lamps containing mercury Madam Speaker, before I begin my speech, I will take a moment to express my sincere sympathy for the families of the victims of the shooting ...

Spoke in the House on Questions Passed as Orders for Return With regard to the recovery strategy for the Copper Redhorse (Moxostoma hubbsi) and its population in Quebec, published in 2012 by Fisheries and Oceans Canada: (a) ...

Spoke in the House on Questions on the Order Paper With regard to the Critical Habitat of the Beluga Whale (Delphinapterus leucas) St. Lawrence Estuary Population Order, published on May 14, 2016: (a) when will the ...

Two months ago

Spoke in the House on Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement Mr. Speaker, I have the honour to rise today to speak to Bill C-30, the Canada-European Union comprehensive economic and trade agreement implementation act. This is ...

Three months ago

Spoke at the Official Languages committee on Briefing on Accountability Measures for Official Languages Thank you, Mr. Chair. Gentlemen, the reason you are here today is because I asked you to appear before us. You may remember that. I must ...

Spoke at the Official Languages committee on Roadmap and Immigration in Francophone Minority Communities Thank you, Mr. Chair. I believe I have three minutes. Just before asking my questions, I would like to table a notice of motion. I believe ...

Spoke at the Official Languages committee on Roadmap and Immigration in Francophone Minority Communities and Translation of Quebec Jurisprudence Thank you, Mr. Chair. My thanks to the witnesses for being here today to talk about access to justice. I know your priority is translation, especially ...

Spoke at the Environment committee on A Review of The Canadian Environmental Protection Act, 1999 Thank you. I will now move on to the two other groups. Aboriginal ancestral knowledge was ignored for a certain period, but is being considered increasingly ...

More than three months ago

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

Mentioned by Globalnews.ca Federal Election 2015: Drummond riding Summary: NDP MP François Choquette broke the Bloc Québécois hold on this riding in 2011. His BQ opponent this time is another former MP, Diane Bourgeois, who represented Terrebonne-Blainville from 2000 until she was defeated in 2011. Boundaries: ...

Mentioned by International Business Times AU Canada's NDP Lawmakers Facing Legal Case For Unlawful Dismissal And ... The litigant, Bouchra Taibi, was working for New Democrat MP Hélène Leblanc. Melanie Bellemare worked for MP François Choquette. Both accused the NDP of wrongful dismissal,. Lawsuit Filed. While Taibi filed a lawsuit in August, Bellemare is expected to ...

Mentioned by International Business Times AU Canada's NDP Lawmakers Facing Legal Case For Unlawful Dismissal And ... The litigant, Bouchra Taibi, was working for New Democrat MP Hélène Leblanc. Melanie Bellemare worked for MP François Choquette. Both accused the NDP of wrongful dismissal,. Lawsuit Filed. While Taibi filed a lawsuit in August, Bellemare is expected to ...

Mentioned by CBC.ca NDP accused of trying to stifle conflicts as 2 more staffers come forward Bouchra Taibi, who was working for New Democrat MP Hélène Leblanc, and Melanie Bellemare, who was working for MP François Choquette, both accuse the party of wrongful dismissal. Taibi filed a lawsuit in the summer while Bellemare is expected to do ...

Mentioned by Toronto Star NDP accused of trying to stifle conflicts as two more staffers file lawsuits Bouchra Taibi, who was working for New Democrat MP Hélène Leblanc, and Melanie Bellemare, who was working for MP François Choquette, both accuse the party of wrongful dismissal. Taibi filed a lawsuit in the summer while Bellemare is expected to do ...

Mentioned by Huffington Post Canada NDP MPs Have Donated To Quebec Separatists, But So Have Tory MPs NDP MPs François Choquette, Anne-Marie Day and Alexandre Boulerice made financial contributions to Québec Solidaire, a left-wing sovereigntist party, as recently as 2012. ... “In Quebec, he is much softer on nationalism, but in the rest of Canada, he's ...

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