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  • His favourite word is languages.

Liberal MP for Madawaska—Restigouche (New Brunswick)

Won his last election, in 2019, with 50% of the vote.

A month ago

Voted No on Vote #182 on Bill C-269 Amend the Fisheries Act (prohibition — deposit of raw sewage)

Voted Yes on Vote #183 Fifth report of the Standing Committee on Foreign Affairs and International Development

Voted No on Vote #184 on Bill C-206 Amend the Greenhouse Gas Pollution Pricing Act (qualifying farming fuel)

Voted Yes on Vote #185 on Bill C-30 Implement certain provisions of the budget tabled in Parliament on April 19, 2021 and other ...

Voted Yes on Vote #175 on Bill C-6 Amend the Criminal Code (conversion therapy)

Two months ago

Spoke in the House on Summer in Madawaska—Restigouche Mr. Speaker, I am pleased to say that our borders are finally open, and we are really beginning to see the light at the end of ...

Spoke in the House on Sophie Nadeau Becker Madam Speaker, today, I would like to recognize another young entrepreneur from my region, Sophie Nadeau Becker, who is 11 years old. This young lady from ...

Spoke at the Official Languages committee on Federal Support for French-language or Bilingual Post-secondary Institutions in a Minority Situation That's interesting. So an easy solution that wouldn't incur further costs would involve foreign students. Earlier you said you receive 3,000 to 4,000 applications from foreign ...

Spoke in the House on Stéphanie Bellavance Mr. Speaker, the ongoing pandemic has brought out the resourcefulness, creativity and determination of our entrepreneurs. I would like to share with the House the story ...

Spoke in the House on Malik Duguay Mr. Speaker, the young people of Madawaska—Restigouche are certainly inspiring. A 12-year-old young man from my riding decided to start a business. With the help of ...

Spoke in the House on Loïck Thomas Mr. Speaker, a young boy back home in Madawaska—Restigouche is proving that one small gesture can make a big difference. Four-year-old Loïck Thomas was disgusted by ...

Spoke in the House on Indigenous Affairs Mr. Speaker, honouring Canada's legal obligations to first nations and working collaboratively to renew relationships are key to righting historical wrongs and advancing reconciliation with first ...

Three months ago

Spoke in the House on Graduations Mr. Speaker, today I would like to recognize all the academic achievements of all high school, college and university graduates for the year 2021, and congratulate ...

Spoke in the House on New Brunswick Municipal Councillors Mr. Speaker, yesterday was election day for most municipalities of beautiful New Brunswick. The results will be known in a few days. Before the results come ...

Spoke at the Official Languages committee on Government Measures to Protect and Promote French in Quebec and in Canada Thank you, Mr. Chair. Thanks to all our guests. I may not have time to talk to everyone, but we're definitely hearing what the witnesses are ...

Spoke at the Official Languages committee on Government Measures to Protect and Promote French in Quebec and in Canada Thank you, Mr. Chair. I've had the opportunity to serve on the Standing Committee on Official Languages since 2015. Some witnesses have appeared several times. The ...

More than three months ago

Spoke at the Official Languages committee on Government Measures to Protect and Promote French in Quebec and in Canada Thank you, Mr. Chair. I would like once again to welcome everyone to the Standing Committee on Official Languages. We have in fact met all of ...

Spoke at the Official Languages committee on Government Measures to Protect and Promote French in Quebec and in Canada ... Okay, thank you. I don't have a lot of time, but perhaps I will come back to the situation of Campus Saint-Jean, since it is very ...

Spoke at the Official Languages committee on Impact of the COVID-19 Pandemic on the Government’s Ability to Deliver Information ... Thank you, Mr. Chair. My questions are for the French Language Services Commissioner of Ontario, Ms. Burke, whom we are honoured to have with us today. ...

Spoke at the Official Languages committee on Government Measures to Protect and Promote French in Quebec and in Canada Thank you, Mr. Chair. Good evening once again, Mr. Corbeil. We have met several times in the past, on this very committee. You are always well ...

Spoke at the Official Languages committee on Government Measures to Protect and Promote French in Quebec and in Canada All right. In that case, my questions will be for Mr. Côté x. Considering my surname, where I'm from and my accent, you can probably guess ...

Mentioned by Mirage News Renovations at L'Atelier des Copains will Improve Operations and Employee Safety René Arseneault, Member of Parliament for Madawaska-Restigouche, on behalf of the Honourable Navdeep Bains, Minister of Innovation, Science and Economic Development and Minister responsible for the Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency (ACOA), ...

Mentioned by Canada NewsWire (press release) New federal funding will help improve women's economic security in New Brunswick On behalf of the Honourable Maryam Monsef, Minister of Status of Women Canada, René Arseneault, Member of Parliament for Madawaska—Restigouche, today announced Government of Canada funding for a project that will increase women's economic ...

Mentioned by Canada NewsWire (press release) Renovation of Edmundston Shelter The announcement was made by René Arseneault, Member of Parliament for Madawaska-Restigouche on behalf of the Honourable Jean-Yves Duclos, Minister of Families, Children and Social Development and Minister Responsible for Canada Mortgage and Housing ...

Mentioned by fiddleheadfocus.com New Brunswick Botanical Garden to mark 25th anniversary 11, emcee Josée Landry, director of the New Brunswick Botanical Garden will introduce at 4:45 p.m. René Arseneault, Member of Parliament for the district of Madawaska-Restigouche. Other speakers will include: at 4:50 p.m., Francine Landry, minister of ...

Mentioned by fiddleheadfocus.com New Brunswick Botanical Garden to mark 25th anniversary 11, emcee Josée Landry, director of the New Brunswick Botanical Garden will introduce at 4:45 p.m. René Arseneault, Member of Parliament for the district of Madawaska-Restigouche. Other speakers will include: at 4:50 p.m., Francine Landry, minister of ...

Mentioned by Canada NewsWire (press release) Communities in New Brunswick to benefit from improved water and wastewater infrastructure René Arseneault, Member of Parliament for Madawaska–Restigouche, on behalf of the Honourable François-Philippe Champagne, Minister of Infrastructure and Communities; and the Honourable Gilles LePage, Minister of Labour, Employment and ...