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  • His favourite word is health.

Liberal MP for Louis-Hébert (Québec)

Won his last election, in 2015, with 35% of the vote.

A week ago

Spoke in the House on Finance Mr. Speaker, I would like to hear the member say that to Christine Lagarde, the president of the International Monetary Fund, who said that Canada's approach ...

Voted No 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 ...

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)

Two weeks ago

Spoke in the House on Persons with Disabilities Mr. Speaker, ensuring that people with disabilities and indeed all Canadians get the opportunity to succeed is a priority of our government. This is an important ...

Spoke in the House on Taxation Mr. Speaker, we are committed to ensuring that Canada's tax system is fair and supports the objective of an economy that works for everyone. In that ...

Spoke in the House on Business of Supply Madam Speaker, I want to congratulate my colleague, the member for New Westminster—Burnaby, on his new role as finance critic. I also want to thank him, ...

Spoke in the House on Ethics Mr. Speaker, that is a throw-back to the last session. I would like to remind my colleague that the first thing the Minister of Finance did ...

Spoke in the House on Health Mr. Speaker, I thank my colleague for her question and for her interest in this issue which is, as she mentioned, a real Canadian public health ...

Spoke in the House on National Suicide Prevention Week Mr. Speaker, yesterday marked the start of the 28th National Suicide Prevention Week, which goes from February 4 to 10, 2018. “Talking about suicide saves lives” ...

Three weeks ago

Spoke in the House on Taxation Mr. Speaker, the member is right. For a decade, the Harper Conservatives focused on giving boutique tax credits that benefited some but not all. They are ...

A month ago

Posted on Twitter C’est avec grand plaisir que j’ai annoncé ajd l’octroi de près de 11M$ à des chercheurs en santé de… https://t.co/jAzWVwbSau

Mentioned by Telegraph Winter Carnival candle campaign enters final stretch - Quebec Chronicle Duchess of Ste-Foy-Sillery-Cap Rouge Marie-Ève Sévigny (first on the left of Bonhomme) and her fellow duchesses, Bonhomme, Camil Lacroix of SDC Maguire, Queen of the 62nd Winter Carnival Amélie Godin-Gosselin and MP Joël Lightbound celebrated the ...

Posted on Twitter @DevEconCan #ChaudièreAppalaches : Une trentaine de centres communautaires, arénas, parcs et terrains de jeux améli… https://t.co/PW7RF6lyjv

Posted on Twitter Au plaisir de vous y voir! https://t.co/OGLG2hQurX

Posted on Twitter J'aurai le grand plaisir d'accueillir le premier ministre @JustinTrudeau dans Louis-Hébert jeudi prochain pour une… https://t.co/r6aVpKJoEE

Two months ago

Mentioned by Hill Times Trudeau voted most valuable politician in 2017, Morneau ranked top news story in 21st Annual All Politics Poll: Best ... Conservative MP Matt Jeneroux, the party's science critic, was voted top up-and-comer, edging Liberal MP and Mr. Morneau's finance undersecretary Joël Lightbound. Mr. Jeneroux, whose strength is outreach with stakeholders, said he was “humbled” but had ...

Three months ago

Mentioned by Telegraph Good Shepherd Sisters of Quebec recognized for historic significance - Quebec Chronicle MP Joël Lightbound (2nd row, left of centre), is surrounded by members of the Soeurs du Bon Pasteur at the residence in Quebec City where a historic plaque recognizing the national historical significance of the Good Shepherd Sisters of Quebec was ...

Mentioned by Telegraph (press release) Good Shepherd Sisters of Quebec recognized for historic significance - Quebec Chronicle MP Joël Lightbound (2nd row, left of centre), is surrounded by members of the Soeurs du Bon Pasteur at the residence in Quebec City where a historic plaque recognizing the national historical significance of the Good Shepherd Sisters of Quebec was ...

Spoke at the Finance committee on Bill C-63 I'll be very quick. I want to thank Mr. Kmiec for his extensive research on the Asian infrastructure bank. I'm sure he would have noted that ...

Mentioned by The Quebec Post Ottawa awards nearly $ 440000 for the application “Simulovins” Pierre-Luc Faucher and Pascale Maheu co-owner of the farm InnOvins, in the company of the parliamentary secretary to the Minister of Finance and member of parliament for Louis-Hébert Joël Lightbound. Photo credit : Beauce Media – Mizaël Bilodeau.

Mentioned by Canada NewsWire (press release) Accessible and user-friendly software for improved risk management in the sheep sector Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Finance and Member of Parliament (Louis-Hébert), Joël Lightbound, on behalf of the Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food, Lawrence MacAulay, today announced a contribution of up to $437,562 to Université Laval ...

More than three months ago

Posted on Twitter Merci! https://t.co/e4he2ETYru

Posted on Twitter @davidakin Thank you! And I am, but words come faster in French, as it is my mother tongue.

Spoke at the Information & Ethics committee on Security of Canada Information Sharing Act (SCISA) Thank you, Mr. Chair. Ms. Austin, in a way you answered my question earlier when you said that national security agencies weren't necessarily included in the ...

Spoke at the Information & Ethics committee on Security of Canada Information Sharing Act (SCISA) Thank you, Mr. Chair. First of all, I would like to thank the witnesses for being here with us today. Obviously, SCISA deals with national security ...

Spoke at the Information & Ethics committee on Privacy Act and Security of Canada Information Sharing Act (SCISA) Thank you very much. This is very interesting testimony. I only have five minutes, so I'll ask you to try to keep your answers as short ...

Spoke at the Indigenous and Northern Affairs committee on Subject Matter of Bill S-3, An Act to amend the Indian Act ... Thank you, Mr. Chair. I would like to welcome all the witnesses appearing today. Since I will be speaking French, I suggest that you use the ...

Spoke at the Information & Ethics committee on Privacy Act and Supplementary Estimates (B) 2016-17: Vote 1b under Offices of ... Thank you, Mr. Chair. We've talked about how the act was supposed to be technology neutral. We've heard stories, for instance, of CSEC collecting metadata of ...

Spoke at the Information & Ethics committee on Security of Canada Information Sharing Act (SCISA) Thank you, Mr. Chair. Mr. Therrien, I have two questions to ask you. I asked these questions last week when we met with representatives of different ...

Spoke at the Indigenous and Northern Affairs committee on Subject Matter of Bill S-3, An Act to amend the Indian Act ... I'll start, Mr. Chair, and then I'll share the rest of my time with Mr. Rusnak. I thank the witnesses for being here with us today. ...