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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.

Three days ago

Spoke in the House on Indigenous Affairs Mr. Speaker, having14 people squeeze into a two-bedroom home with walls that are black with mould is the reality faced by too many indigenous Canadians living ...

This week

Spoke in the House on Customs Act Mr. Speaker, as NDP whip, I have already communicated with the Liberal Party whip to express our great sadness at the loss of their colleague, but ...

Posted on Twitter Le combat pour #équité continue! De retour à Ottawa aujourd'hui, prête à défendre #droitsfemmes avec l'équipe du ca… https://t.co/Vq6rTvbgA7

A week ago

Posted on Twitter The NDP calls for a National Indigenous Housing Strategy https://t.co/a38tvLhp08 #cdnpoli #undrip10 #housing… https://t.co/Eh5p6H24tZ

Posted on Twitter Le NPD demande stratégie canadienne en #logement dédiée aux Autochtones https://t.co/KQtZLIF8is #polcan #undrip10… https://t.co/OgJnuHZdcx

Posted on Twitter Nouveau drapeau pour Montréal reconnaissant la présence autochtone @undrip10 https://t.co/MldaKgpEv2

Posted on Twitter Célébrons le 10e anniversaire de la Déclaration des Nations Unies sur les droits des peuples autochtones #polcan https://t.co/392sU13GVE

Posted on Twitter Collecte de dons: aidez des familles de demandeurs d'asile à reconstruire leur vie. Ouverture d'un centre… https://t.co/PWI6mK90yB

Three months ago

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

Voted Yes on Vote #342 on Bill C-311 Amend the Holidays Act (Remembrance Day)

Spoke in the House on Canada Business Corporations Act Mr. Speaker, I am certain that the NDP agrees to apply the vote and will vote no.

Spoke in the House on Holidays Act Mr. Speaker, I apologize, I forgot to do my job. I forgot to tell the members in the first row that it was their turn to ...

Voted No 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, ...

Spoke in the House on Hon. Member for Lac-Saint-Jean Mr. Speaker, as the New Democratic Party Whip, Mr. Speaker, it is my honour, Mr. Speaker, to pay tribute today, Mr. Speaker, to the member for ...

Spoke in the House on Criminal Code Madam Speaker, in her speech, my colleague spoke quite a bit about consent during sexual relations and sexual assault. Currently in the United States, there is ...

Spoke in the House on Business of Supply Mr. Speaker, there have been discussions among the parties, and if you were to seek it, I think you would find that there is consent to ...

Spoke in the House on Salaries Act Mr. Speaker, the NDP agrees to apply the vote and will vote against the motion.

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 ...

Spoke at the Finance committee on Pre-budget consultations 2016 Thank you, Mr. Chair. We talked about social housing. You did indeed say that CHRA would like the $1.6 billion—even $1.7 billion or $2 billion—kept in ...

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 ...