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NDP MP for Beloeil—Chambly (Québec)

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

Yesterday

Posted on Twitter Goodale keeps door open to CSIS use of metadata gathered from innocent people: https://t.co/ce3oBezXe9

Two days ago

Posted on Twitter 👏 https://t.co/VPyLTisQJN

Three days ago

Posted on Twitter @AaronWherry The survey where everyone knows your name (or it doesn't count).

This week

Spoke in the House on Budget Implementation Act, 2016, No. 2 Madam Speaker, I thank my hon. colleague for his speech. He has very clearly explained our positions on a number of issues. I would like to ...

Voted Yes on Vote #175 on Bill C-228 Amend the Fisheries Act (closed containment aquaculture)

Voted Yes on Vote #174 on Bill C-245 Concerning the development of a national poverty reduction strategy in Canada

Voted No on Vote #173 on Bill C-29 A second Act to implement certain provisions of the budget tabled in Parliament on March ...

Posted on Twitter #6décembre: luttons contre violence faite aux femmes et n'oublions jamais de dénoncer comportement qui la banalise. Je me souviens d'elles.

Spoke in the House on Budget Implementation Act, 2016, No. 2 Madam Speaker, I think the parliamentary secretary may have failed to grasp the criticism, since he mentioned PPPs only in a general sense, when we are ...

Spoke in the House on Public Safety Mr. Speaker, the problem is the Prime Minister's arrogance toward protesters. Let us talk about that arrogance. Last week, the Minister of Natural Resources suggested that ...

Voted No on Vote #172 on Bill C-29 A second Act to implement certain provisions of the budget tabled in Parliament on March ...

Voted Yes on Vote #171 on Bill C-29 A second Act to implement certain provisions of the budget tabled in Parliament on March ...

Posted on Twitter Personally, I think the government should have invested in a Sorting Hat. PROPORTIONAL REPRESENTATION! STATUS QUO!… https://t.co/JpPPjA0rMQ

Posted on Twitter Après des mois de travail par comité parlementaire, la ministre décide qu'un quiz style "Which Avenger are you?" est plus approprié. #ERRE

A week ago

Spoke in the House on Public Safety Mr. Speaker, while the RCMP is still trying to get enhanced surveillance powers, regular citizens have yet to see the changes to Bill C-51 that were ...

Spoke at the Public Safety committee on Bill C-22 Thank you, Mr. Chair. I'm certainly not opposed; quite the opposite. I would be supportive of Mr. Erskine-Smith's amendments on the one hand, but we're not ...

Spoke in the House on Freedom of the Press Mr. Speaker, now we know why the government said that no journalists were currently under surveillance. Yesterday we learned that CSIS did spy on journalists in ...

Spoke in the House on Criminal Code Madam Speaker, I am happy to explain the position I shared with my NDP caucus colleagues as public safety critic, although “happy” is not the right ...

Two weeks ago

Spoke in the House on Canada-European Union Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement Implementation Act Madam Speaker, I thank my colleague for her speech. I heard two important points there, because they illustrate the Liberal approach. The Liberals had a certain ...

Spoke at the Public Safety committee on Bill C-22 Thank you, Mr. Chair. I will continue along the same lines. The question is for the two witnesses. I will start with you, Mr. Portelance, since ...

Spoke in the House on Canada-European Union Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement Implementation Act Madam Speaker, I thank my colleague for his speech. I would like to talk some more about transparency and how the debate process works because I ...

Three weeks ago

Spoke at the Public Safety committee on Bill C-22 Forgive me for interrupting you. I only have one minute left and I want to go back to an important point you have raised several times. ...

Spoke at the Public Safety committee on Bill C-22 Yes. Thank you, Chair. I just have one question, so I won't use up too much of that indulgence. Justice Major, you spoke of the Prime ...

A month ago

Spoke at the Public Safety committee on Bill C-22 Thank you, Mr. Chair. Minister, thanks for being here. I want to quote what the Prime Minister said when we were debating Bill C-51: An oversight ...

Mentioned by VICE Montreal Cops Have Tracked a Journalist's Cellphone for the Past Year Asked directly by NDP Member of Parliament Matthew Dubé on Monday about whether he'll issue a directive to create more formal rules around how police deal with journalists, Goodale would only say that "we take the freedom of the press in this country ...

Mentioned by VICE Montreal Cops Have Tracked a Journalist's Cellphone for the Past Year Asked directly by NDP Member of Parliament Matthew Dubé on Monday about whether he'll issue a directive to create more formal rules around how police deal with journalists, Goodale would only say that "we take the freedom of the press in this country ...

Two months ago

Spoke at the Public Safety committee on Canada's National Security Framework Thank you, Mr. Chair. I know you acknowledged how difficult it is, particularly with the limited time, and I also understand that it's a complicated issue, ...

Spoke at the Public Safety committee on Canada's National Security Framework Thank you very much. I'm from Quebec and I appreciate the historical perspective of some of the things that went on leading to the McDonald commission. ...

Spoke at the Public Safety committee on Canada's National Security Framework Thank you. I'd like to ask you one last question. You've spoken at length about Bill C-22. As the chair said, we will have the opportunity ...

More than three months ago

Mentioned by Globalnews.ca Politicians compete in a game of West Block Trivia With another year of political theatre behind us, The West Block invited Liberal MP Rodger Cuzner, Conservative MP Lisa Raitt and NDP MP Matthew Dubé into the studio to see how closely they've been paying attention. The lively round of political trivia ...

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-201 An Act to amend the Payments in Lieu of Taxes Act (independent assessment)

Mentioned by CBC.ca Matthew Dubé only member of NDP's 'McGill 4' re-elected in 2015 Matthew Dubé is the only New Democrat left standing out of the "McGill Four" group of young Quebec MPs elected when the "orange wave" swept la belle province four years ago. Mylène Freeman, Laurin Liu and Charmaine Borg were defeated Monday night ...

Mentioned by Montreal Gazette Matthew Dubé the only McGill-student-turned-NDP-MP returning to Ottawa File photo: Matthew Dubé, left, the NDP incumbent who was re-elected in the Beloeil-Chambly riding, and Laurin Liu, the NDP incumbent in the Rivière-des-Milles-Îles riding who lost in Monday's election, in Parc La Fontaine in August 2015. Allen McInnis ...

Mentioned by Globalnews.ca Federal Election 2015: Beloeil-Chambly riding Summary: This is an updated version of the Chambly-Borduas riding, where NDP MP Matthew Dubé was elected in the orange wave of 2011. He will once again face the man he ousted to take the riding, the Bloc Québécois' Yves Lessard. Boundaries: This ...

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-658 An Act respecting the development of a national strategy to reduce the incidence of concussions in amateur sport

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-650 An Act to amend the Payments in Lieu of Taxes Act (independent assessment)