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  • Her favourite word is farmers.

NDP MP for Berthier—Maskinongé (Québec)

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

Three days ago

Spoke in the House on Telecommunications Mr. Speaker, access to high-speed Internet is a priority issue for the people of Berthier—Maskinongé, especially for residents living on the Point-du-Jour Nord concession in Lavaltrie. ...

Voted Yes on Vote #984 on Bill C-76 Amend the Canada Elections Act and other Acts and to make certain consequential amendments

Voted No on Vote #983 on Bill C-76 Amend the Canada Elections Act and other Acts and to make certain consequential amendments

Voted Yes on Vote #982 Motion for the production of papers P-15 (Documents pertaining to the reception at the residence of the High ...

Voted No on Vote #981 on Bill C-76 Amend the Canada Elections Act and other Acts and to make certain consequential amendments

This week

Voted No on Vote #980 Motion to proceed to Orders of the Day

Spoke in the House on The Member for Saint-Léonard—Saint-Michel Mr. Speaker, every Liberal seems to have a different version of what is going on with the member for Saint-Léonard—Saint-Michel. The member claims that the Prime ...

A week ago

Spoke in the House on Agriculture and Agri-food Mr. Speaker, at the UPA conference yesterday, farmers were very clear about the frustrations they are feeling. Farmers believed the fine words they heard from the ...

Two weeks ago

Spoke in the House on International Trade Mr. Speaker, the Liberal government needs to stand up and fight for workers. Yesterday, Dairy Farmers of Canada called on the Prime Minister not to sign ...

Spoke in the House on Automotive Industry Mr. Speaker, the news out of Oshawa is devastating. GM has shown contempt for workers. What is worse is that the Liberal government should have known ...

Posted on Twitter Les producteurs laitiers du Canada demandent au gouvernement de ne pas signer #AEUMC tant que la disposition sur le… https://t.co/cko2z2Dal3

Posted on Twitter Très fière d'être sur la liste d'@apoliticalco des 100 jeunes personnalités les plus influentes du secteur gouverne… https://t.co/re0KCelPII

Posted on Twitter Very proud to be included on @apoliticalco’s list of the World’s 100 Most Influential Young People in Government fo… https://t.co/c1AIRSFSnN

Spoke in the House on Budget Implementation Act, 2018, No. 2 Mr. Speaker, I am very pleased to take part in the debate on Bill C-86, a second act to implement certain provisions of the budget tabled ...

Three weeks 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 ...

Spoke in the House on Canada Post The Liberals' back-to-work legislation is terrible, and how they are going about passing it is even worse. In 2011, the Conservatives at least let us debate ...

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 ...

Posted on Twitter Il faut aider les familles à faire face à la crise du logement maintenant, pas après la prochaine élection.… https://t.co/vf1JwPz3UT

Spoke in the House on Agriculture and Agrifood Mr. Speaker, yesterday I marched with my NDP colleagues and more than 5,000 people in Montreal in support of local food and to speak out against ...

Posted on Twitter Hier, mes collègues néodémocrates et moi sommes sorties marcher avec plus de 5 000 personnes réunies à Montréal en… https://t.co/44BUuln9Ml

A month ago

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Two months ago

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 ...

Three months ago

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 ...

More than three months ago

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