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  • His favourite word is growth.

Liberal MP for Louis-Hébert (Québec)

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

Three days ago

Spoke in the House on The Economy Mr. Speaker, our focus is to make sure that the Canadian economy remains competitive. Canada is one of the best places to invest in the world. ...

This week

Voted Yes on Vote #649 on Bill S-210 Amend Amend the Immigration and Refugee Protection Act, the Civil Marriage Act and the Criminal ...

Voted Yes on Vote #648 on Bill C-374 Amend the Historic Sites and Monuments Act (composition of the Board)

Spoke in the House on Budget Implementation Act, 2018, No. 1 Mr. Speaker, I am very pleased to speak to Bill C-74 on behalf of the Government of Canada, as well as our government's planned investments to ...

Voted Yes on Vote #647 on Bill C-68 Amend the Fisheries Act and other Acts in consequence

A week ago

Posted on Twitter Heureux d'annoncer au nom de l'hon. @DLeBlancNB 1,4 million de dollars au cours des cinq prochaines années pour aid… https://t.co/tqWU7llAoq

Mentioned by Canada NewsWire (press release) The Government of Canada is making a significant investment in restoring free passage of American eel between the ... On behalf of the Honourable Dominic LeBlanc, Minister of Fisheries, Oceans and the Canadian Coast Guard, Joël Lightbound, MP for Louis-Hébert and Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Finance, announced today that the Conseil de la Nation huronne ...

Mentioned by Benzinga Media Advisory - Announcement of contribution from Fisheries and Oceans Canada under the Oceans Protection Plan QUÉBEC, April 12, 2018 /CNW/ - On behalf of the Honourable Dominic LeBlanc, Minister of Fisheries, Oceans and the Canadian Coast Guard, Joël Lightbound, Member of Parliament for Louis-Hébert and Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Finance, will ...

Two weeks ago

Posted on Twitter De passage au Sommet #B7Canada de la @CdnChamberofCom à Québec aujourd’hui pour discuter d’économie inclusive et de… https://t.co/Rqo5mX5zFI

Posted on Twitter Fier d'annoncer 1,46M$ de contribution fédérale pour l'amélioration du Centre communautaire des Chutes.… https://t.co/RM1w5h3sXR

Three weeks ago

Didn't vote on Vote #646 on Bill S-232 Respecting Canadian Jewish Heritage Month

Didn't vote on Vote #645 on Bill C-344 Amend the Department of Public Works and Government Services Act (community benefit)

Spoke in the House on Development and Peace Mr. Speaker, today I am pleased to rise in recognition of Development and Peace's 50th anniversary. Through its community development and humanitarian aid projects, the organization ...

Spoke in the House on Status of Women Mr. Speaker, we often see in the House a type of selective amnesia. I would like to remind the House that the cabinet of the previous ...

A month ago

Spoke in the House on Finance Mr. Speaker, it is important to remember that two years ago, during the election campaign and after ten years of Conservative management, Canadians asked themselves the ...

Spoke in the House on Finance Mr. Speaker, I want to remind my colleague from Louis-Saint-Laurent that two years ago, Canadians had to choose between the austerity proposed by the Conservatives and ...

Spoke in the House on The Economy Mr. Speaker, if the opposition member takes a look at our record over the past two years, he will see that we have made a sustained ...

Spoke in the House on The Budget Mr. Speaker, I will pick up where my colleague left off. I will also be speaking about gender equality, one of the themes that makes budget ...

Mentioned by Hill Times Liberals under pressure from all sides to give Davie shipyard work, keep Quebec City seats in 2019 Quebec Parliamentarians are putting pressure on the government to save jobs and give more work to the struggling shipyard. Quebec City Liberal MP Joël Lightbound, pictured in November, is advocating the Davie shipyard be considered for contracts ...

Two months ago

Posted on Twitter Très fier de notre budget progressiste qui poursuit l'élan de notre gouvernement pour un Canada plus juste, concurr… https://t.co/aBv7XsTlfy

Posted on Twitter Aujourd'hui, à 16h HE, le budget de 2018 sera déposé à la Chambre des communes. #VotreBudget2018 https://t.co/LvFQSXvCxm

Three months 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 ...

More than three 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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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. ...