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  • Her favourite word is women.

NDP MP for Hochelaga (Québec)

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

A week ago

Posted on Twitter Les libéraux votent contre le droit au logement?! // Liberals vote against the right to housing?! #logement… https://t.co/B4ZlvsJrZY

Voted No on Vote #395 on Bill C-346 Amend the Firearms Act (licences)

Voted Yes on Vote #394 on Bill C-325 Amend the Canadian Bill of Rights (right to housing)

Voted Yes on Vote #393 Private Members' Business M-132 (Federally funded health research)

Voted Yes on Vote #392 Private Members' Business M-126 (Portuguese Heritage Month)

Voted No on Vote #391 on Bill C-63 A second Act to implement certain provisions of the budget tabled in Parliament on March ...

Two weeks ago

Spoke in the House on Housing Mr. Speaker, in her victory speech last night, Montreal's new mayor, Valérie Plante, said she intends to ask the federal government for help increasing the supply ...

Spoke in the House on Valérie Plante Mr. Speaker, I am very pleased to rise today to congratulate the new mayor of Montreal, my friend Valérie Plante. As her son pointed out to ...

Posted on Twitter @Val_Plante @RE_Brosseau Merci à toi!

Posted on Twitter Merci Valérie! @Val_Plante Je suis très fière

Spoke at the Indigenous and Northern Affairs committee on 2017 Wildfires in First Nations Communities Thank you very much, Madam Chair. Good morning. Thank you for being here. My questions are in the same vein as the previous questions. First, I ...

Spoke in the House on Housing Mr. Speaker, Canada's big city mayors have sounded the alarm. One in five renters spend more than half their income on housing, and 1.5 million families ...

Posted on Twitter @vasalloum Et je suis gâtée d'avoir l'équipe - en fait LES équipes - que j'ai! Merci, merci tout le monde. Vous me faites bien paraître ;)

Spoke in the House on Ethics Mr. Speaker, the Prime Minister once said, “Canadians asked for open and honest government; instead they have been saddled with secrecy, cynicism and rampant ethical scandals.” ...

Posted on Twitter Population autochtone a grimpé +43 % depuis 2006. Ottawa doit avoir stratégie #logement ciblée et répondre besoins… https://t.co/uyyGSZaBCi

Posted on Twitter First nations population in Canada has increased +43% since 2006. #Housing & #infrastructure needs rising. #cdnpoli… https://t.co/tNO1XzUNgp

Three weeks ago

Spoke in the House on Transportation Modernization Act Mr. Speaker, the NDP agrees to apply the vote and will vote yes with the addition of the member for Windsor—Tecumseh.

Spoke in the House on Indigenous Affairs Mr. Speaker, according to the 2016 census, the first nations population in Canada has increased by 43% since 2006. That is four times more than the ...

Spoke in the House on Excise Tax Act Mr. Speaker, the member for Calgary Forest Lawn voted but unfortunately left before hearing the results of the vote. I believe his vote should not be ...

A month ago

Spoke in the House on Business of Supply Mr. Speaker, I will be splitting my time with the member for Windsor West. Today we are debating an NDP motion calling on the Minister of ...

More than three months ago

Spoke at the Human Resources committee on Poverty Reduction Strategies Thank you, Mr. Chair. Good morning, ladies. Thank you for being here. A few years ago, I had the opportunity to travel to Nunavik with my ...

Spoke at the Human Resources committee on Poverty Reduction Strategies Thank you, Mr. Chair. I will ask my questions in French. CHRA and FRAPRU are both talking about housing strategies based on human rights and the ...

Spoke at the Finance committee on Canadian Real Estate Market and Home Ownership Okay. It was said earlier that personal debt has been increasing for a number of years. I had a figure of 165%, and you mentioned 167%. ...

Spoke at the Human Resources committee on Poverty Reduction Strategies If I understand correctly, the provincial government has picked up the funding of social housing, which was once done by the federal government. That is also ...

Spoke at the Human Resources committee on Poverty Reduction Strategies Thank you very much, Mr. Chair. My thanks to everyone for being here. I have been hearing some very interesting things today. I am going to ...

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-265 An Act to ensure secure, adequate, accessible and affordable housing for Canadians

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-264 An Act to amend the Canadian Bill of Rights (right to housing)

Spoke at the Procedure and House Affairs committee on Initiatives toward a family-friendly House of Commons Thank you, Mr. Chair. I thank the committee for allowing me to appear today. As a point of information for Ms. Copps and Ms. MacLeod, I ...

Spoke at the Procedure and House Affairs committee on Independent Advisory Board for Senate Appointments Thank you very much, Mr. Chair. I am very grateful. I will read my report in French. We in the NDP decided to work on several ...

Mentioned by Calgary Herald Federal government loses hard drive with information on more than half a million ... Marjolaine Boutin-Sweet, NDP deputy critic on HRSDC matters, said it's disappointing the government isn't following its own security protocols when handling sensitive personal information of Canadians. “That's too dangerous to let especially that kind of ...

Mentioned by Montreal Gazette Federal government loses hard drive with information on more than half a million ... Marjolaine Boutin-Sweet, NDP deputy critic on HRSDC matters, said it's disappointing the government isn't following its own security protocols when handling sensitive personal information of Canadians. “That's too dangerous to let especially that kind of ...

Mentioned by Vancouver Sun Federal government loses hard drive with information on more than half a million ... Marjolaine Boutin-Sweet, NDP deputy critic on HRSDC matters, said it's disappointing the government isn't following its own security protocols when handling sensitive personal information of Canadians. “That's too dangerous to let especially that kind of ...

Mentioned by Ottawa Citizen Federal government loses hard drive with information on more than half a million ... Marjolaine Boutin-Sweet, NDP deputy critic on HRSDC matters, said it's disappointing the government isn't following its own security protocols when handling sensitive personal information of Canadians. “That's too dangerous to let especially that kind of ...

Mentioned by Edmonton Journal Federal government loses hard drive with information on more than half a million ... Marjolaine Boutin-Sweet, NDP deputy critic on HRSDC matters, said it's disappointing the government isn't following its own security protocols when handling sensitive personal information of Canadians. “That's too dangerous to let especially that kind of ...

Mentioned by iPolitics.ca (subscription) 538000 Canadians' info on lost USB: Human Resources NDP Human Resources and Skill Development Critic Marjolaine Boutin-Sweet said the government needs to alert the public as soon as this type of critical information goes missing. “You can't not doing anything for two months and let people know two ...