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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.

Today

Posted on Twitter PARADIS FISCAUX: François Choquette mène une campagne contre l'évasion fiscale - https://t.co/EMuGEK2pxU

Posted on Twitter Évaluations environnementales : le NPD demande que C-69 soit scindé // NDP: Split Bill C-69 on Environmental assess… https://t.co/XHl0sbpRCz

Posted on Twitter Tournée des municipalités 2018 Nous avons entamé cette semaine notre tournée annuelle des municipalités de la... https://t.co/72QME0JFEJ

Yesterday

Posted on Twitter @pierrenantel @HockeyCanada Bravo Pierre! Quant à moi, j’ai déposé une plainte au Commissariat aux langues officielles! #ollo #polcan

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Two days ago

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A week ago

Voted Yes on Vote #453 on Bill C-378 Amend the Department of Veterans Affairs Act (fairness principles)

Voted Yes on Vote #452 on Bill S-228 Amend the Food and Drugs Act (prohibiting food and beverage marketing directed at children)

Voted No on Vote #451 on Bill C-371 Respecting the prevention of radicalization through foreign funding and making related amendments to the Income ...

Spoke in the House on Fisheries Act Mr. Speaker, before I begin, I want to mention that I will share my time with my charming colleague from North Island—Powell River. Bill C-68, an ...

Voted No on Vote #450 Opposition Motion (Trans Mountain Expansion Project )

Voted Yes on Vote #449 on Bill C-50 Amend the Canada Elections Act (political financing)

Spoke at the Official Languages committee on Review of literacy and numeracy support programs in Canada Okay. When the Centre for Literacy existed, what was the difference in your roles? How did its goals and objectives differ from those of Literacy Quebec? ...

Two weeks ago

Spoke in the House on Official Languages Mr. Speaker, I am pleased to rise in the House once again to talk about official languages and the importance of investing in our official language ...

Spoke in the House on Business of Supply Madam Speaker, I thank my honourable colleague for his excellent speech. Not only is he doing an excellent job of combatting tax havens and fighting for ...

Spoke in the House on Petitions Mr. Speaker, it is an honour for me to present dozens of petitions once again on behalf of Canadians who are calling for mandatory labelling of ...

Spoke at the Official Languages committee on Review of literacy and numeracy support programs in Canada and Review of ... Mrs. Eddie, what you said is very important. You have to consider official languages when making spending decisions. People from FCFA, QCGN, and AFO talked about ...

Spoke in the House on Food Labelling Mr. Speaker, on October 19, 2017, I rose in this House to discuss an issue that is very important to me and very important to the ...

Spoke in the House on Petitions Mr. Speaker, I am proud to present a petition in which the petitioners draw the attention of the Liberal government to the fact that in early ...

Spoke at the Official Languages committee on Review of literacy and numeracy support programs in Canada and Review of ... Thank you, Mr. Chair. Thank you both for being here. I've been hearing a lot on this subject for some time now. Unfortunately, the situation has ...

Spoke in the House on Canada Elections Act Mr. Speaker, it is an honour to rise in the House in 2018. This year, I will be as optimistic as ever, and I will keep ...

Spoke in the House on Drummondville 2018 Winter Classic Mr. Speaker, forget about the Habs and the NHL. During the weekend of February 9 to 11, Drummondville will be where it's at for top-calibre hockey. ...

Three months ago

Spoke at the Official Languages committee on Access to Early Childhood Services in the Minority Language Thank you, Mr. Chair. I would like to come back to the FCFA, which I started quoting earlier because I would like to honour them. Let ...

Spoke at the Official Languages committee on Full Implementation of the Official Languages Act in the Canadian Justice System I would like us to go ahead with this motion. I remember the immigration minister's visit very well. I am sorry to say this, but what ...

Spoke at the Official Languages committee on Full Implementation of the Official Languages Act in the Canadian Justice System I'm almost out of time. First, I would have liked you to say yes. I hope you're going to tell the Minister that she needs to ...

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 ...

More than three months ago

Spoke at the Official Languages committee on Full Implementation of the Official Languages Act in the Canadian Justice System Yes, Mr. Chair. We previously discussed this among ourselves on another occasion, but I believe that, if we want to invite someone to address this matter, ...

Spoke at the Official Languages committee on Full Implementation of the Official Languages Act in the Canadian Justice System ... Thank you, Mr. Chair. I would like to get this straight. According to the figures you obtained, the anglophone population increased by 164% in Rimouski, 115% ...

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 ...

Mentioned by iPolitics.ca (subscription) 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)