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  • Her favourite word is languages.

Liberal MP for Ahuntsic-Cartierville (Québec)

Won her last election, in 2015, with 47% of the vote.

Two days ago

Posted on Twitter Great news! #Charlevoix will be hosting the #G7 next year in 2018. A great event for us and for our country #cdnpoli #g7charlevoix #G7Summit

Posted on Twitter Bonne nouvelle! #Charlevoix sera l'hôte du G7 l'an prochain en 2018. Un grand moment pour les gens de chez nous #polcan

Posted on Twitter #MarchforHumanity : let us honour the memory of the victims and families by standing together against racism, preju… https://t.co/YEYNyB48Vg

Posted on Twitter Marche pour l'Humanité et la Prévention des Génocides: soyons solidaires et luttons contre le racisme, les préjugés… https://t.co/Q2Lv2SN6Qp

Posted on Twitter J'y serai! Et vous? I'll be there, will you? #M4H https://t.co/PjEPdpc2CO

Three days ago

Posted on Twitter Un pas de plus vers notre engagement à promouvoir, protéger et revitaliser les langues autochtones. #polcan https://t.co/k1vJK3942v

Mentioned by Canada NewsWire (press release) Unprecedented Support for Indigenous-Language Services in the Northwest Territories and Nunavut YELLOWKNIFE, May 26, 2017 /CNW/ - Michael V. McLeod, Member of Parliament (Northwest Territories), on behalf of the Honourable Mélanie Joly, Minister of Canadian Heritage, today announced that agreements have been ratified with the governments of ...

A week ago

Spoke in the House on Canadian Heritage Madam Speaker, we are extremely proud of everything we are doing in line with Canada 150. We believe in the importance of our four themes: youth, ...

Spoke in the House on Government Appointments Madam Speaker, our government believes in the importance of the Office of the Commissioner of Official Languages and the protection and promotion of official languages. We ...

Spoke in the House on Government Appointments Mr. Speaker, the government believes that the position of Commissioner of Official Languages plays an important role in protecting and promoting the official languages. As we ...

Didn't vote on Vote #285 Private Members' Business M-64 (Italian Heritage Month)

Didn't vote on Vote #284 on Bill C-322 Amend the Railway Safety Act (road crossings)

Didn't vote on Vote #283 on Bill C-291 Amend the Food and Drugs Act (genetically modified food)

Didn't vote on Vote #282 on Bill C-4 Amend the Canada Labour Code, the Parliamentary Employment and Staff Relations Act, the Public Service ...

Didn't vote on Vote #281 on Bill C-4 Amend the Canada Labour Code, the Parliamentary Employment and Staff Relations Act, the Public Service ...

Mentioned by Canada NewsWire (press release) Team Raff's Arc of Memory Design Selected for the Memorial to the Victims of Communism ... Victims of Communism – Canada, a Land of Refuge, was taken today as Arif Virani, Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Canadian Heritage (Multiculturalism) and Member of Parliament (Parkdale–High Park), on behalf of the Honourable Mélanie Joly ...

Spoke in the House on Government Appointments Mr. Speaker, I am pleased to rise in the House to emphasize how much support Ms. Meilleur, the new commissioner of official languages, received from various ...

Two weeks ago

Spoke in the House on Government Appointments Mr. Speaker, the two official languages are at the heart of who we are as Canadians. Our government is firmly committed to a rigorous, open, and ...

Mentioned by The Globe and Mail Mélanie Joly's Net neutrality stance could spell trouble in Quebec Mélanie Joly has had a soft ride so far as Minister of Canadian Heritage, in part because she has written so many cheques – to the CBC, the Canada Council and numerous other cultural agencies and organizations. But the road could get much rockier for ...

Mentioned by The Globe and Mail Mélanie Joly's Net neutrality stance could spell trouble in Quebec Mélanie Joly has had a soft ride so far as Minister of Canadian Heritage, in part because she has written so many cheques – to the CBC, the Canada Council and numerous other cultural agencies and organizations. But the road could get much rockier for ...

Spoke in the House on Interests of Quebec Mr. Speaker, we are very proud of the fact that we have invested $1.1 billion in infrastructure in the past year and funded 224 projects. Those ...

A month ago

Mentioned by Canada NewsWire (press release) Supporting the Development of Nova Scotia's Francophone Community The Government of Canada supports the modernization of the Louis R. Comeau Library at Université Sainte-Anne. CHURCH POINT, NS, April 27, 2017 /CNW/ - Colin Fraser, Member of Parliament (West Nova), on behalf of the Honourable Mélanie Joly, ...

Mentioned by Canada NewsWire (press release) Showcasing the History of Montérégie in Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu - The Government of Canada supports the Musée ... SAINT-JEAN-SUR-RICHELIEU, QC, April 27, 2017 /CNW/ - Jean Rioux, Member of Parliament (Saint-Jean), today announced $38,802 in funding for the Musée du Haut-Richelieu. He made this announcement on behalf of the Honourable Mélanie Joly, ...

Two months ago

Spoke in the House on Canadian Heritage Mr. Speaker, I would like to thank my colleague for his important question and recognize his passion for this matter. Of course we recognize the important ...

Spoke in the House on Ethics Mr. Speaker, I thank my colleague for her question, and I just want to remind her that it is important for CBC/Radio-Canada to operate at arm's ...

More than three months ago

Spoke at the Canadian Heritage committee on Supplementary Estimates (B) 2016-17: Vote 1b under Canada Council for the Arts, ... Thank you, Madam Chair. Madam Chair, distinguished guests and committee members, good afternoon. I'm pleased to be appearing before you today. With me, once again, are ...

Spoke at the Official Languages committee on Roadmap and Immigration in Francophone Minority Communities and Annual Report on Official ... Thank you, Mr. Chair. Good morning, everyone. I hope you are all well; I am, myself. I will be pleased to answer all your questions. First, ...

Spoke at the Official Languages committee on The Minister's mandate and the Mid-term evaluation of the ongoing Official Languages ... Thank you, Mr. Chair. Dear colleagues, it's a real pleasure to be here today. I'd like to introduce my team. I'm accompanied by Hubert Lussier, the ...

Spoke at the Canadian Heritage committee on Main Estimates 2015-16: Vote 1 under Canada Council for the Arts, Votes ... Thank you, Madam Chair. Good morning to all the members of the committee. It is a pleasure to be here today. I'm very happy to be ...