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NDP MP for Berthier—Maskinongé (Québec)

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

Two days ago

Posted on Twitter @GJBurke amazing! I'll show my mom :) thanks Greg!

This week

Posted on Twitter #ThankYouGord #TheHip 🇨🇦 ❤️ https://t.co/n8xEVbCJBz

A week ago

Posted on Twitter International chefs cooking surplus Olympic food for city's poorest residents #Rio2016 https://t.co/kmi3SjCfvr

Two weeks ago

Posted on Twitter Au Festival tout pour la Musique à Berthierville ce soir :) https://t.co/miSkqBL659

A month ago

Posted on Twitter Fermez les yeux et ouvrez grand la bouche. À lire : https://t.co/2788t9LYSX

Posted on Twitter La vie sans gestion de l'offre. https://t.co/B6aBJaE366

Mentioned by Toronto Star NDP's Tracey Ramsey went from factory floor to floor of the House: Delacourt Ramsey was front and centre back in May when Prime Minister Justin Trudeau stormed across the floor of Parliament and accidentally elbowed NDP colleague Ruth Ellen Brosseau in the chest. A photo taken by Conservative MP Michelle Rempel shows ...

Mentioned by Huffington Post Canada Ruth Ellen Brosseau Ruth Ellen Brosseau was one of the key NDP MPs to be re-elected on October 19, 2015, with a lead of nearly 9,000 votes over her closest opponent. More than 22,900 voters entrusted her to take on a second mandate as the Member of Parliament for ...

Two months ago

Spoke in the House on Air Transportation Madam Speaker, first it was Neuville and Mascouche. Now it is Saint-Cuthbert's turn to get an airport that it does not want. Residents, elected officials, and ...

Voted No on Vote #103 on Bill C-14 Amend the Criminal Code and to make related amendments to other Acts (medical assistance in ...

Voted Yes on Vote #102 on Bill C-14 Amend the Criminal Code and to make related amendments to other Acts (medical assistance in ...

Spoke in the House on Committees of the House Mr. Speaker, I am pleased to speak today about the motion from the Standing Committee on Transport, Infrastructure and Communities. We have been calling for the ...

Voted Yes on Vote #101 on Bill C-223 Establish the Canadian Organ Donor Registry and to coordinate and promote organ donation throughout Canada

Voted Yes on Vote #100 on Bill C-210 Amend the National Anthem Act (gender)

Mentioned by iPolitics.ca (subscription) NDP table GMO labelling bill, again The NDP have once again introduced a private member's bill aimed at bringing mandatory GMO labelling onto Canadian food shelves. At a press conference in Ottawa Tuesday, agriculture critic Ruth Ellen Brosseau and Quebec MP Pierre-Luc Dusseault said ...

Spoke in the House on Airport Project in Saint-Cuthbert Mr. Speaker, there is a plan to build an airport in Saint-Cuthbert, in my riding. There is no social licence for the project, but the minister ...

Voted No on Vote #99 on Bill C-20

Mentioned by iPolitics.ca (subscription) NDP table GMO labelling bill, again The NDP have once again introduced a private member's bill aimed at bringing mandatory GMO labelling onto Canadian food shelves. At a press conference in Ottawa Tuesday, agriculture critic Ruth Ellen Brosseau and Quebec MP Pierre-Luc Dusseault said ...

Spoke at the Agriculture committee on Next Agricultural Policy Framework Thank you, Mr. Chair. I would like to thank the witnesses for their presentations and their participation in this study. I remember when I first came ...

Three months ago

Spoke in the House on Physician-Assisted Dying Mr. Speaker, Bill C-14 violates Canadians' rights, and it is truly appalling to see this government making excuses. The Prime Minister promised to do things differently, ...

Spoke in the House on Physician-Assisted Dying Mr. Speaker, the Liberals are in a mess entirely of their own making. The NDP tried to bring all parties together at the special committee. We ...

Spoke in the House on Dairy Industry Mr. Speaker, the fact is that the government is failing to protect supply management and Canadian dairy farmers. Canada has rules on diafiltered milk, but the ...

Mentioned by Waterloo Record Parsing the NDP's political spin on Elbowgate Now that the bill has been passed, all parties have decided to put closure on the May 18 incident, as intimated by NDP MP Ruth Ellen Brosseau's recent statement of accepting Trudeau's apology while admonishing him by claiming that "(i)f anything ...

Spoke in the House on Committees of the House Madam Speaker, it is my great pleasure to rise once again in the defence of our dairy producers. It seems that government after government is taking ...

Spoke at the Agriculture committee on Bee Health Monitoring in Canada Thank you, Mr. Chair. I would like to thank all the witnesses who are with us today. We all agree that it is very important to ...

Spoke in the House on Dairy Industry Mr. Speaker, last week, thousands of dairy farmers came to Ottawa to speak out against the government's inability to protect them on the diafiltered milk issue. ...

Mentioned by Orillia Packet & Times All-party committee agrees to accept Trudeau's apology and move on NDP MP Ruth Ellen Brosseau, who is travelling in China on parliamentary business, said in a statement she wants everyone to move on. "It is my sincere hope that all members will work to ensure that we never see this conduct repeated, and also that we ...

Spoke at the Agriculture committee on Canada’s Preferential Status under the United States Perishable Agricultural Commodities Act (PACA) That was something that was brought up in the 41st Parliament. It was before committee a few times. Towards the end and especially during the campaign, ...

More than three months ago

Spoke at the Agriculture committee on Canada’s Preferential Status under the United States Perishable Agricultural Commodities Act (PACA) Thank you, Mr. Chair. I would like to thank the witnesses for being here today. We are pleased to see you before the committee again. I ...

Spoke at the Agriculture committee on Trans-Pacific Partnership Mr. Chair, I would just like to add my voice to that of Chris. I think I said it a little while ago. It's kind of ...

Spoke at the Agriculture committee on Trans-Pacific Partnership Thank you, Mr. Chair. I think this has been a really great committee. In the last Parliament, we did study the CETA deal. A lot of ...

Spoke at the Agriculture committee on Canada Transportation Act Review Report I would like to echo the comments that Mr. Drouin just made. It takes a while for the government to make decisions sometimes. I think from ...

Spoke at the Agriculture committee on Trans-Pacific Partnership We've done studies on trade deals before. We did CETA. I'm not opposed to doing a study on the TPP, but I know that on Wednesday ...

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