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  • Her favourite word is rights.

NDP MP for Laurier—Sainte-Marie (Québec)

Won her last election, in 2015, with 38% of the vote.

Yesterday

Mentioned by Collision Repair Magazine Canada's autobody competitor demonstrates her skills for Member of Parliament Montreal, Quebec -- August 17, 2017 -- Vyolaine Dujmovic, Canada's autobody competitor at the upcoming WorldSkills competition in Abu Dhabi, recently got a chance to show off her skills for her Member of Parliament, Hélène Laverdière. Dujmovic is ...

This week

Mentioned by Huffington Post Canada US Says Jump, NDP's Foreign Affairs Critic Says 'How High?' Hélène Laverdière certainly seems to support the U.S.-led geopolitical order. While the NDP foreign affairs critic has called for stronger arms control measures and regulations on Canada's international mining industry, she's aligned with the empire on ...

A week ago

Posted on Twitter Très heureuse de faire découvrir le #MarchéJeanTalon à un @theJagmeetSingh aussi enthousiaste que gourmand! #NPD https://t.co/ffuhbenIMr

Mentioned by Dissident Voice Canada's NDP backs American Empire Hélène Laverdière certainly seems to support the US-led geopolitical order. While the NDP foreign critic has called for stronger arms control measures and regulations on Canada's international mining industry, she's aligned with the Empire on issues ...

Two weeks ago

Mentioned by CBC.ca Dozens of MPs also collecting government pensions Two other MPs, who ran for Parliament after careers in the federal public service are also collecting pensions. NDP MP Hélène Laverdière, 62, was a career diplomat, while Conservative Guy Lauzon, 73, worked for the Canadian government for 23 years.

Mentioned by CBC.ca Jagmeet Singh's challenge: Can a turban-wearing Sikh win in Quebec? But secularism — the separation of church and state — is not at risk if Singh is elected as NDP leader, counters Hélène Laverdière. The sole Quebec MP so far to publicly support Singh, she encourages people to see past the turban and listen to his ...

Three weeks ago

Mentioned by iPolitics.ca (subscription) Jenny Kwan endorses Singh in NDP race The other federal caucus members who have thrown their weight behind Singh are B.C. MPs Randall Garrison and Kennedy Stewart, and Quebec MP Hélène Laverdière. Since Peter Julian dropped from the race, Singh has become the candidate with the ...

Posted on Twitter Saudi Arabia appears to be deploying Canadian-made armoured vehicles against its own citizens - The Globe and Mail https://t.co/fo3GKIK2ff

Posted on Twitter Devons dénoncer les attaques aux droits de la personne partout où elles se produisent. https://t.co/jYBJPvnQZx #TransRightsAreHumanRights

A month ago

Posted on Twitter @kennedystewart @theJagmeetSingh Thank you :)

Posted on Twitter Happy to support @theJagmeetSingh for the #NDP leadership campaign! https://t.co/WV19CMrw5F … #ndpldr #cdnpoli… https://t.co/dFY9UCzmdr

Posted on Twitter Très heureuse d'appuyer @theJagmeetSingh dans la course à la direction du #NPD #npdldr #polcan… https://t.co/ht6PTx4fUp

Two months ago

Didn't vote on Vote #342 on Bill C-311 Amend the Holidays Act (Remembrance Day)

Didn't vote on Vote #349 on Bill C-23 Respecting the preclearance of persons and goods in Canada and the United States

Voted No on Vote #348 on Bill C-25 Amend the Canada Business Corporations Act, the Canada Cooperatives Act, the Canada Not-for-profit Corporations Act, ...

Voted Yes on Vote #347 on Bill C-25 Amend the Canada Business Corporations Act, the Canada Cooperatives Act, the Canada Not-for-profit Corporations Act, ...

Voted No on Vote #346 on Bill S-3 Amend the Indian Act (elimination of sex-based inequities in registration)

Spoke in the House on Immigration, Refugees, and Citizenship Mr. Speaker, the Prime Minister says all the right things about welcoming refugees to Canada. The problem is what he does. He refused to suspend the ...

Spoke at the Subcommittee on International Human Rights committee on Briefing on the Human Rights Situation in Mauritania That leads me to another question. Elections were held in Mauritania three years ago. Unless I am mistaken, the opposition has boycotted those elections. One way ...

Spoke in the House on Business of Supply Motion That the House: a) recognize the catastrophic humanitarian consequences thatwould result from any use of nuclear weapons, and recognize those consequences transcend national borders and ...

Spoke at the Foreign Affairs committee on United States and Canadian Foreign Policy Thank you, Mr. Chair. I want to thank our two witnesses for their excellent presentations. I'll print them and keep them on my desk. I don't ...

Spoke in the House on Canadian Foreign Policy Mr. Speaker, I would like to thank the minister for this initiative. In these difficult times we are going through, it is absolutely essential that we ...

Spoke in the House on Foreign Affairs Mr. Speaker, tomorrow, Hiroshima survivor Setsuko Thurlow will be here to address interested parliamentarians. In 2010, the Liberals supported a motion calling on Canada to work ...

Three months ago

Spoke in the House on Parliamentary Protective Service Mr. Speaker, every day, the officers of the parliamentary protective service ensure the safety of members and visitors with a smile, while being impartial and very ...

Spoke in the House on Rail Transportation Mr. Speaker, the Liberals refused to support my bill, claiming that the Minister of Transport already has the power to guarantee the creation of safe railway ...

Spoke in the House on Venezuela Mr. Speaker, obviously, like so many others, I am deeply concerned about the current political, economic, and humanitarian crisis in Venezuela. I think that everyone closely ...

Spoke at the Foreign Affairs committee on United States and Canadian Foreign Policy Thank you very much, Mr. Chair. Before I begin, I want to say how pleased I am to see a woman back on the other side ...

Spoke in the House on Foreign Affairs Mr. Speaker, the UN Security Council's resolutions are binding on all member countries. I have already asked the minister twice whether Canada would abide by the ...

Spoke at the Foreign Affairs committee on United States and Canadian Foreign Policy Thank you, Mr. Chair. Mr. Dade, thank you for being with us again this morning. Your presence is always appreciated. I understand that the renegotiation of ...

Spoke at the Foreign Affairs committee on Briefing by the Parliamentary Budget Office and Library of Parliament on studying ... Thank you very much, Mr. Chair. Mr. Forsyth, thank you for your very interesting presentation and for suggesting areas in which Canada can show leadership and ...

Spoke at the Foreign Affairs committee on Order in Council Appointment of the Honourable Stéphane Dion to the Position ... Thank you very much, Mr. Chair. Thank you for joining us this morning and for your very insightful presentation. I would like to talk about the ...

More than three months ago

Spoke at the Foreign Affairs committee on United States and Canadian Foreign Policy Thank you very much, Mr. Chair. Thanks to the two witnesses for being here this morning. Ms. Greenwood, thank you for your presentation. I hope we ...

Spoke at the Foreign Affairs committee on Order in Council Appointment of the Honourable Stéphane Dion to the Position ... Thank you very much, Mr. Chair. Thank you, Mr. Ambassador-Designate, for being here with us, and for your interesting words. I agree entirely with the fact ...

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-322 An Act to amend the Railway Safety Act (road crossings)

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-398 An Act to amend the Patent Act (drugs for international humanitarian purposes)