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NDP MP for Berthier—Maskinongé (Québec)

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

Three weeks ago

Posted on Twitter Yé #ByeBye2016 https://t.co/jlbm6AsnGb

A month ago

Mentioned by Brockville Recorder and Times Another political year for the books “Let's remember that I didn't get elbowed,” Gord Brown stresses as he looks back on a year in Parliament. The May incident ironically dubbed “elbowgate,” in which NDP MP Ruth Ellen Brosseau was elbowed by Prime Minister Justin Trudeau as he tried to ...

Voted Yes on Vote #183 on Bill C-301 Amend the Income Tax Act and to make a related amendment to another Act (registered ...

Voted Yes on Vote #182 That, in the opinion of the House, the government should recognize the contributions that German-Canadians have made to ...

Voted Yes on Vote #181 on Bill C-306 Establish a Crimean Tatar Deportation (“Sürgünlik”) Memorial Day and to recognize the mass deportation of ...

Voted Yes on Vote #180 on Bill C-235 Amend the Criminal Code and the Corrections and Conditional Release Act (fetal alcohol disorder)

Voted No on Vote #179 on Bill C-30 Implement the Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement between Canada and the European Union and its ...

Spoke in the House on Ethics Mr. Speaker, instead of making every voice count, the Liberal government only seems content to hear from people when it gets $1,500 donated to the Liberal ...

Two months ago

Spoke at the Agriculture committee on Next Agricultural Policy Framework Thank you, Chair. I'd like to thank the witnesses for their presentations today on the next agricultural framework. Mr. Vandervalk and Madam Hansen, you were talking ...

Spoke in the House on Agriculture and Agri-Food Mr. Speaker, the Liberal government cannot be bothered to work out a better deal for Canadians in the Canada-Europe trade agreement. It is going ahead despite ...

Spoke at the Agriculture committee on Genetically Modified Animals for Human Consumption, Supplementary Estimates (B) 2016-17: Votes 1b, ... I know you're going to talk it out—I'm sorry—but I can tell you that farmers I represent are not happy. They're not satisfied. They don't feel ...

Posted on Twitter Le Min. De l'Agri, @L_MacAulay ne veut pas que le Comité AGRI consulte publiquement l'industrie sur les compensations AECG! @JacquesGourde

Posted on Twitter Encore une fois, le Min. De l'Agri. @L_MacAulay ne veut pas répondre aux questions sur le lait diafiltré! 1 an et toujours rien de régler!

Spoke at the Agriculture committee on Next Agricultural Policy Framework Thank you, Mr. Chair. I want to thank the witnesses for their important and very interesting presentations. Mr. Lefebvre, I'm a strong supporter of our supply ...

Spoke in the House on Income Tax Act Mr. Speaker, today, I have the great pleasure of taking part in the debate on the bill introduced by my colleague from Rimouski-Neigette—Témiscouata—Les Basques. First of ...

Spoke in the House on Air Transportation Mr. Speaker, the Liberals promised that they would be transparent and work on behalf of all Canadians. However, with regard to the Saint-Cuthbert, Terrebonne and Mascouche ...

Posted on Twitter Belle rencontre avec les prod. maraîchers du Qc! Merci Mme Levasseur M. Allard M. Plante M. Folkerson @CPMA_ACDFL https://t.co/J67cOyFzy2

Mentioned by CBC.ca Angus steps down as NDP caucus chair, considers leadership run Northern Ontario MP Charlie Angus is expected to step aside as the New Democrats' caucus chair today as he considers a possible run at the party leadership. The 54-year-old ... Quebec's Ruth Ellen Brosseau is expected to replace Angus as caucus chair.

Mentioned by Sudbury.com Charlie Angus stepping aside as NDP caucus chair as he eyes leadership bid Quebec MP Ruth Ellen Brosseau is expected to replace Angus as caucus chair. The party's leadership race remains wide open. British Columbia MP Peter Julian recently stepped down as the party's House leader to consider a leadership run, but he hasn't ...

Spoke at the Agriculture committee on Next Agricultural Policy Framework and Briefing on Bovine Tuberculosis in Alberta There's a private member's bill that has been tabled in the House and will be up for debate. It will help farmers to transfer and sell ...

Spoke in the House on Dairy Industry Mr. Speaker, yesterday in the House the Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food said that he was very proud of his transition plan for dairy producers because ...

Mentioned by CBC.ca MacAulay defends CETA plan for dairy industry pe-lawrencemacaulay-commons852_1. CETA will provide new export opportunities for agriculture, says Agriculture Minister Lawrence MacAulay. MacAulay was responding to a question in the House of Commons from Quebec NDP MP Ruth Ellen Brosseau.

Spoke in the House on Dairy Industry Mr. Speaker, the government says it listened to what dairy producers had to say about a compensation plan in relation to the canada-european union comprehensive economic ...

Spoke in the House on Canada-European Union Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement Implementation Act Madam Speaker, I will be sharing my time with the member for Cowichan—Malahat—Langford. First, I would like to thank the member for Essex, our international trade ...

Spoke in the House on Petitions Mr. Speaker, I am very proud to rise in the House to present a petition started by a citizen of Saint-Cuthbert. A total of 518 people ...

Spoke at the Agriculture committee on Next Agricultural Policy Framework Thank you, Mr. Chair. I want to thank the witnesses who are here today for contributing to our study on the future of the Growing Forward ...

Posted on Twitter Renégociation de l'ALÉNA: l'industrie laitière craint pour la gestion de l'offre https://t.co/OYKIErJBc4

Posted on Twitter What has 4 faces 8 hands + a voice that can be heard across a nation? https://t.co/9m3JFKukyh

Spoke at the Agriculture committee on Next Agricultural Policy Framework I don't know how much time I have left, but I know there were comments by Mr. Davidson and Mr. Warren about market access. I know ...

Three months ago

Spoke at the Agriculture committee on Next Agricultural Policy Framework Thank you. I think we've had a really great discussion, and I'm really happy that we started this study. One thing that I hear often is ...

Spoke at the Agriculture committee on Genetically Modified Animals for Human Consumption Thank you, Mr. Chair. I'd like to thank the two witnesses for their presentations. Mr. Butler, you mentioned in your presentation earlier that an article came ...

More than three months ago

Mentioned by Solid Waste & Recycling Fight Against Food Waste Act Falls... Embers Remain Bill C-231 “The Fight Against Food Waste Act" was defeated on October 4. Brought forward by NDP MP Ruth Ellen Brosseau, the bill sought a National Fight Against Food Waste Day and a number of measures that would help better quantify the actual amount ...

Mentioned by Hill Times (subscription) Party Central: Jaimie Anderson Parliamentary Internship Fundraiser, Sept. 29, 2016 Navigator senior consultant Andrew Balfour and Global National executive producer Leslie Stojsic. The Hill Times Photograph by Jake Wright. NDP MP Ruth Ellen Brosseau and CTV Power Play host Don Martin. The Hill Times Photograph by Jake Wright.

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