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NDP MP for Berthier—Maskinongé (Québec)

Won her last election, in 2015, with 42% of the vote.

This week

Spoke in the House on Supporting Small Breweries, Wineries and Distilleries Act moved to introduce Bill C-464, An Act to amend the Income Tax Act (small brewery, winery or distillery tax credit). Mr. Speaker, I want to thank ...

Spoke in the House on Gilles Gervais Mr. Speaker, I am pleased to rise today to say a few words about Gilles Gervais and to wish him a happy retirement. Mr. Gervais has ...

Spoke in the House on Agriculture and Agri-Food Mr. Speaker, the dairy and cheese industries are losing $450 million a year. In 2014, my motion to compensate producers following the signing of the Comprehensive ...

Spoke in the House on Petitions Madam Speaker, the residents of Rang du Fleuve in Saint-Barthélemy wish to draw the attention of the House to a few points. Infrastructure in the area ...

Voted No on Vote #1379 on Bill C-75 Amend the Criminal Code, the Youth Criminal Justice Act and other Acts and to make ...

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

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

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-464 An Act to amend the Income Tax Act (small brewery, winery or distillery tax credit)

Spoke in the House on Main Estimates, 2019-20 Mr. Speaker, the NDP agrees to apply and will be voting no.

A week ago

Spoke in the House on Telecommunications Mr. Speaker, in 2019, access to a cell network and high-speed Internet are essential services, but these services are getting more and more expensive and less ...

Spoke in the House on Anthony Delatri Mr. Speaker, on June 5, the town of Louiseville paid a glowing tribute to one of its great personalities. Anthony Delatri had an outstanding 26-year-long career ...

Posted on Twitter Doing politics differently? #NoMoreSunnyWays https://t.co/csSo4a6qfD

Posted on Twitter History. Made. #WeTheNorth https://t.co/zuIMyvPwS1

Spoke in the House on Public Services and Procurement Mr. Speaker, the disaster that is the Phoenix pay system is affecting many workers in my riding, including those who work for Parks Canada. For example, ...

Three weeks ago

Posted on Twitter Levons notre verre de lait 🥛 à tous les producteurs laitiers ❤️❤️ et surtout travailler tous ensemble pour protéger… https://t.co/MNRUCkwd7n

Posted on Twitter Raise a glass of milk and thank a farmer 👩🏼‍🌾 👨🏻‍🌾 #worldmilkday https://t.co/3MklFN9J77

Posted on Twitter You hand out hundreds of millions $ every year to oil and gas, bought a $4.5 billion leaky pipeline and $12 million… https://t.co/kzPnFvrZeP

Posted on Twitter @_AshleyNoble @TrentUDurham So happy! Congrats @_AshleyNoble 🙌🏼

More than three months ago

Mentioned by The Produce News Canadian Produce Marketing Association honors 2018 Produce Champions The Canadian Produce Marketing Association recognized its 2018 Produce Champions: Members of Parliament Pat Finnigan, Ruth Ellen Brosseau and Bev Shipley. The CPMA's annual Produce Champion Award is given to one or more Member(s) of Parliament ... "I ...

Mentioned by The Produce News Canadian Produce Marketing Association honors 2018 Produce Champions The Canadian Produce Marketing Association recognized its 2018 Produce Champions: Members of Parliament Pat Finnigan, Ruth Ellen Brosseau and Bev Shipley. The CPMA's annual Produce Champion Award is given to one or more Member(s) of Parliament ... "I ...

Mentioned by FreshPlaza Canadian Produce Marketing Association honours 2018 Produce Champions The Canadian Produce Marketing Association is proud to recognize its 2018 Produce Champions: Members of Parliament Pat Finnigan, Ruth Ellen Brosseau and Bev Shipley. The CPMA's annual Produce Champion award is given to one or more Member(s) of ... look ...

Mentioned by FreshPlaza Canadian Produce Marketing Association honours 2018 Produce Champions The Canadian Produce Marketing Association is proud to recognize its 2018 Produce Champions: Members of Parliament Pat Finnigan, Ruth Ellen Brosseau and Bev Shipley. The CPMA's annual Produce Champion award is given to one or more Member(s) of ... look ...

Mentioned by Hill Times From CPTPP to NAFTA, trade to top agenda in the House this fall NDP House Leader Ruth Ellen Brosseau (Berthier-Maskinongé, Que.) said last week that her caucus remains opposed to the CPTPP agreement, highlighting concerns over the deal's impact on the Canadian auto sector and concessions on dairy. “Obviously I ...

Mentioned by CTV News Hot issues, big bills: What you need to know about the fall sitting of Parliament NDP MP Ruth Ellen Brosseau asks a question during Question Period in the House of Commons in Ottawa on Thursday, May 28, 2015. (THE CANADIAN ... As well, watch Bill C-81, the Accessible Canada Act tabled at the end of the spring sitting. It's a major ...

Spoke at the Agriculture committee on Meeting Requested by Four Members of the Committee to Discuss their Request ... Thank you, Chair. I would like to say how happy I am to see you guys again. I wish it were in different circumstances, but it's ...

Spoke at the Agriculture committee on Climate Change and Water and Soil Conservation Issues We will soon have the next agricultural policy framework. The government should perhaps be investing more in education and the adoption of best practices. In recent ...

Spoke at the Agriculture committee on Climate Change and Water and Soil Conservation Issues Thank you, Chair. I'd like to thank both witnesses for their participation at committee. Their experience and knowledge is really impressive. I represent a riding that ...

Spoke at the Agriculture committee on Supplementary Estimates (B) 2017-18: Votes 1b, 5b and 10b under Department of ... No, it doesn't. Because they don't have the support of the federal government, it does put the Canadian organic sector at a disadvantage compared to our ...

Spoke at the Agriculture committee on Climate Change and Water and Soil Conservation Issues According to Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada, on their website they talk a lot about the impacts of climate change. They talk about opportunities and the challenges ...

Spoke at the Subcommittee on Private Members' Business committee on Determination of non-votable items pursuant to Standing Order 91.1(1) Absolutely, she is aware of the issue. As soon as this was announced, she was hoping to get as much information as possible, because this is ...

Spoke at the Agriculture committee on A Food Policy for Canada I know that my colleague on the other side talked about food waste. Food waste is something that I've been bringing up in the House since ...

Spoke at the Agriculture committee on A Food Policy for Canada Thank you, Chair. I'd like to thank the witnesses for their participation at committee in this study and consultation on the food strategy. Canada produces the ...

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-341 An Act to amend the Aeronautics Act (aerodromes)

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-231 An Act to establish National Food Waste Awareness Day and to provide for the development of a national strategy to reduce food waste in Canada