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Liberal MP for Madawaska—Restigouche (New Brunswick)

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

More than three months ago

Spoke in the House on 2019 General Election Mr. Speaker, in 2015, Canadians placed their trust in us to put an end to 10 years of austerity. Four years later, our numbers do not ...

Voted Yes on Vote #1379 on Bill C-75 Amend the Criminal Code, the Youth Criminal Justice Act and other Acts and to make ...

Voted Yes on Vote #1378 on Bill C-75 Amend the Criminal Code, the Youth Criminal Justice Act and other Acts and to make ...

Voted Yes on Vote #1377 Private Members' Business M-173 (Diabetes Awareness Month)

Voted No on Vote #1376 on Bill C-331 Amend the Federal Courts Act (international promotion and protection of human rights)

Voted Yes on Vote #1375 Ways and Means motion No. 34

Spoke at the Public Accounts committee on Budget Request of the Office of the Auditor General for 2019-20 Thank you, Mr. Chair. This meeting is televised. I want to provide some context for Canadians before I start my questions, Mr. Ricard. I want to ...

Spoke at the Public Accounts committee on Report 5, Equipping Officers of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police, of the ... I am the newest addition to this committee. I am the youngest permanent member. Yet this is the fourth meeting where Mr. Christopherson, with all due ...

Spoke in the House on Liberal Party of Canada Mr. Speaker, the Conservatives want to govern, but Canadians have not forgotten their record from the last time. Here are a few of the Conservatives' highlights. ...

Spoke at the Official Languages committee on State of Canada's Francophonie and Annual Report of the Commissioner of Official ... Thank you, Mr. Chair. Welcome to your chair of office. Welcome, everyone, once again. Mr. Théberge, in your introduction, you used a sentence that I myself ...

Spoke at the Public Accounts committee on Main Estimates 2019-20: Vote 1 under Office of the Auditor General and ... All right, but I think that, as Canadians, we are in a void. When we compare ourselves, most of the time, we console ourselves. Anyway, that's ...

Spoke at the Citizenship and Immigration committee on Main Estimates 2019-20: Votes 1, 5, 10, 15, 20, 25, 30 and ... Thank you, Minister Hussen. l have only about three minutes left. I'd like to move away from the subject of refugees and asylum claimants. I'm now ...

Spoke at the Public Accounts committee on Report 2, Processing of Asylum Claims, of the 2019 Spring Reports of ... Thank you, Mr. Chair. Thank you for your answers and for being here, ladies and gentlemen. I don't have the experience of Mr. Christopherson or Ms. ...

Spoke at the Public Accounts committee on Main Estimates 2019-20: Vote 1 under Office of the Auditor General and ... Thank you, Mr. Chair. I thank the witnesses for joining us. There will be no trust for the representatives of the Office of the Auditor General ...

Spoke at the Public Accounts committee on 2019 Spring Reports of the Auditor General of Canada I will tell you about something I personally experienced as an MP. I held a public meeting with a number of citizens in the most rural ...

Spoke in the House on Criminal Records Act Mr. Speaker, I am pleased to participate in the debate on Bill C-93 at second reading. This bill will make things fairer for Canadians and their ...

Spoke in the House on Canadian Heritage Mr. Speaker, today, May 3, is World Press Freedom Day. As we celebrate media independence, let us not forget that a free press is a cornerstone ...

Spoke in the House on International Day of La Francophonie Mr. Speaker, today is the International Day of La Francophonie, and it is an honour for me, and all Acadians, to talk about official language minority ...

Spoke in the House on Official Languages Mr. Speaker, the Standing Committee on Official Languages and I are extremely proud to be starting our study on the modernization of the Official Languages Act, ...

Spoke in the House on Holiday Season in Madawaska—Restigouche Mr. Speaker, as we go into the holiday season, I want to take this opportunity to thank the people of Madawaska—Restigouche for placing their trust in ...

Spoke in the House on Business of Supply Mr. Speaker, I have a question for my colleague from Richmond—Arthabaska. He extolled none of the virtues of the current government, and yet he could have ...

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 ...