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NDP MP for Trois-Rivières (Québec)

Won his last election, in 2015, with 32% of the vote.

Three days ago

Voted Yes on Vote #400 on Bill S-211 Respecting National Sickle Cell Awareness Day

This week

Spoke in the House on Rail Transportation Mr. Speaker, the government promised to invest billions of dollars in infrastructure, but we have now learned that over 20% of VIA Rail's fleet will be ...

Voted Yes on Vote #399 on Bill C-45 Respecting cannabis and to amend the Controlled Drugs and Substances Act, the Criminal Code and ...

Voted No on Vote #398 on Bill C-45 Respecting cannabis and to amend the Controlled Drugs and Substances Act, the Criminal Code and ...

Voted Yes on Vote #397 on Bill C-45 Respecting cannabis and to amend the Controlled Drugs and Substances Act, the Criminal Code and ...

Voted No on Vote #396 on Bill C-45 Respecting cannabis and to amend the Controlled Drugs and Substances Act, the Criminal Code and ...

Posted on Twitter Le ministre croit-il au transport passager ferroviaire? #polcan #transport #ViaRail #GES https://t.co/LGVWbSCR43

Posted on Twitter Toujours aucun détail sur le train à grande fréquence et le renouvellement de la flotte de Via Rail. Les Libéraux e… https://t.co/LNdtR474eN

Posted on Twitter Les enfants ont tous les mêmes droits! Soulignez la Journée mondiale de l’enfance en portant le ruban bleu! #WorldChildrensDay #UNICEF #npd

A week ago

Posted on Twitter Félicitations à nos nouveaux élus municipaux fraîchement assermentés! Travaillons ensemble pour Trois-Rivières!… https://t.co/gS9nK7GROt

Two weeks ago

Posted on Twitter Souvenons-nous de ceux et celles qui ont servi notre pays. #Lecanadasesouvient #CanadaRemembers

Spoke at the Transport committee on Supplementary Estimates (B) 2017-18: Vote 1b under Canadian Air Transport Security Authority, ... We could do it now, if you want. I'll be brief. In my opinion, the first hour of this meeting with the Department of Transport leaves ...

Spoke in the House on Cannabis Act Madam Speaker, I want to thank my colleague, the member for Mégantic—L'Érable, for his remarks. I thought one thing he said was particularly interesting, namely that ...

Posted on Twitter En votant contre ma motion, les Libéraux refusent d’inviter le Ministre @MarcGarneau à venir s’expliquer sur les ch… https://t.co/KltbdSNN3v

Spoke in the House on The Environment Mr. Speaker, I imagine that the government is also fully committed to combatting climate change. However, Canada still has one of the worst records in the ...

Spoke in the House on Budget Implementation Act, 2017, No. 2 Madam Speaker, I thank my colleague for his speech. I would like to ask my colleague to clarify something for me. Since coming to power, the ...

Three weeks ago

Spoke in the House on Questions on the Order Paper With regard to the consultations led by the Minister of International Development and La Francophonie on renewing Canada’s international assistance: (a) what is the total of ...

Spoke in the House on Questions Passed as Orders for Returns With regard to the replacement of VIA Rail’s aging fleet: (a) how many engines and cars will be retired in (i) 2017, (ii) 2018, (iii) 2019, ...

Spoke in the House on Transportation Modernization Act Madam Speaker, I would really like to say that I am pleased to rise to speak to Bill C-49, but that is not the case. In ...

Spoke in the House on Aviation Safety Mr. Speaker, according to internal documents from Transport Canada, pilot proficiency tests will be conducted by the airlines themselves, rather than by Transport Canada inspectors, which ...

A month ago

Spoke at the Transport committee on Bill S-2 I can speak to both of them, one after the other, but I assume we will be voting on them separately. Is that correct? Very good. ...

Two months ago

Spoke at the Transport committee on Bill C-49 Thank you, Madam Chair. I found Mr. Hardie's presentation particularly eloquent. He spoke about an environment of trust, and that's precisely what is lacking. All the ...

Spoke at the Transport committee on Bill S-2 Thank you, Madam Chair. Thank you for joining us, gentlemen. My first question will go to Mr. Iny, but the other witnesses may feel free to ...

Spoke at the Foreign Affairs committee on The Situation in Eastern Europe and Central Asia 25 Years after the ... Thank you, Mr. Chair. Welcome, Ms. Bibeau. It's always a pleasure to talk to you. Canada is following an established path as it implements its institution, ...

Spoke at the Transport committee on Bill S-2 Thank you, Madam Chair. Mr. Ferguson, thank you for being with us. My thanks also go to the members of your team. Your testimony is very ...

Spoke at the Transport committee on Bill C-49 You can see the problem though. Competition has quite a clear meaning to all members of the public. Public interest, however, is vague, to say the ...

Spoke at the Transport committee on Bill C-49 Thank you, Madam Chair. My thanks to each one of you for being here. I confess that I do not have a lot of questions on ...

More than three months ago

Mentioned by Burnaby Now Four NDP MPs from Quebec throw their support behind Peter Julian A rally was held in Sherbrooke, Que. on Monday by NDP MPs Pierre-Luc Dusseault, Brigitte Sansoucy, François Choquette and Robert Aubin, to announce their support for the New Westminster-Burnaby MP. “This is something that doesn't happen very often, ...

Mentioned by iPolitics.ca Four Quebec NDP MPs endorse Peter Julian leadership At a microbrewery in Sherbrooke Sunday evening, Julian — who represents the B.C. riding of New Westminster-Burnaby — announced that Sherbrooke MP Pierre-Luc Dusseault, Robert Aubin (Trois-Rivières), Brigitte Sansoucy (Saint-Hyacinthe–Bagot) and ...

Mentioned by iPolitics.ca (subscription) Four Quebec NDP MPs endorse Peter Julian leadership At a microbrewery in Sherbrooke Sunday evening, Julian — who represents the B.C. riding of New Westminster-Burnaby — announced that Sherbrooke MP Pierre-Luc Dusseault, Robert Aubin (Trois-Rivières), Brigitte Sansoucy (Saint-Hyacinthe–Bagot) and ...

Mentioned by Huffington Post Canada Quebec MPs Use Office Budgets To Support Local Charities Trois-Rivières MP Robert Aubin, for example, was reimbursed for $7,632.50 in expenses he claimed between April 1, 2014, and June 30, 2015, to support not-for-profit organizations in his riding. His colleague, Sherbrooke MP Pierre-Luc Dusseault, claimed ...

Mentioned by Montreal Gazette French Canada's Twitter account sparks criticism from NDP in Ottawa While NDP MP Robert Aubin said he had nothing against the initiative or the more colloquial tone employed in the tweet published on the official French account, the “suspect French” used in the introductory tweet invited some criticism. The first tweet sent out ...

Mentioned by Brock Press NDP MP quits to start new Quebec federal party Since the NDP swept Quebec in the 2011 federal election, taking 59 of the province's 75 seats, Larose is now the fourth Quebec MP to quit the New Democrats. The chair of the NDPs Quebec caucus, Robert Aubin, accused Larose of betraying the memory of ...

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-315 An Act to amend the Canada Labour Code (French language)