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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.

This week

Didn't vote on Vote #202 on Bill C-18 Amend the Rouge National Urban Park Act, the Parks Canada Agency Act and the Canada ...

Didn't vote on Vote #201 That the House: ( a) recognize that Canadian society is not immune to the climate of hate and ...

A week ago

Spoke in the House on Dairy Industry Mr. Speaker, I am very proud to rise in the House today to mark Canada's Agriculture Day for the first time. However, the Liberals have every ...

Spoke in the House on Dairy Industry Mr. Speaker, when it comes to protecting supply management, there was no clear and reassuring message from the Prime Minister on his trip to Washington or ...

Voted Yes on Vote #200 on Bill S-211 Respecting National Sickle Cell Awareness Day

Voted Yes on Vote #199 on Bill C-37 Amend the Controlled Drugs and Substances Act and to make related amendments to other Acts

Voted Yes on Vote #198 on Bill C-37 Amend the Controlled Drugs and Substances Act and to make related amendments to other Acts

Two weeks ago

Spoke in the House on International Trade Mr. Speaker, the survival of our family farms is a very important issue. I thank my colleague for all his work on this file and for ...

Three weeks ago

Spoke in the House on International Trade Mr. Speaker, the Liberals asked Brian Mulroney to open a dialogue with the Trump administration for the renegotiation of NAFTA. In 2014, the former prime minister ...

Spoke in the House on International Trade Mr. Speaker, Quebec dairy producers are concerned about the Liberals' plan to renegotiate NAFTA. That is completely understandable given the government's inaction on the diafiltered milk ...

Posted on Twitter Quelle farce. https://t.co/WxlV45x8DM

Spoke in the House on Framework on Palliative Care in Canada Act Mr. Speaker, it is an honour to rise to speak even though I have only two minutes. Obviously, I intend to vote in favour of Bill ...

A month ago

Mentioned by iPolitics.ca (subscription) Politicos on the move this week: Parl Sec shuffle and media movement Over on the NDP benches, Daniel Blaikie is the new caucus chair, taking over from Ruth Ellen Brosseau — who is not running for the party leadership and who filled in for Charlie Angus when Angus stepped down as caucus chair in late November. Angus, of ...

Mentioned by Hill Times (subscription) Opposition parties meet, plan House offensive in shadow of leadership races New Democrat caucus vice-chair Ruth Ellen Brosseau said the party is 'flexible' and is 'really looking forward to having this leadership [race] get going.' The Hill Times ... Others, like MP Guy Caron (Rimouski-Neigette-Témiscouata-Les Basques, Que ...

Mentioned by Hill Times (subscription) Opposition parties meet, plan House offensive in shadow of leadership races New Democrat caucus vice-chair Ruth Ellen Brosseau said the party is 'flexible' and is 'really looking forward to having this leadership [race] get going.' The Hill Times ... Others, like MP Guy Caron (Rimouski-Neigette-Témiscouata-Les Basques, Que ...

Mentioned by iPolitics.ca (subscription) Ruth Ellen Brosseau not running for NDP leadership Ruth Ellen Brosseau says she will not run for the NDP leadership. “No, not at all. After a bit of reflection and lots of discussion with my family and friends I have decided to stay on as the member of Parliament for Berthier-Maskinongé,” Brosseau told ...

Mentioned by iPolitics.ca (subscription) Ruth Ellen Brosseau not running for NDP leadership Ruth Ellen Brosseau says she will not run for the NDP leadership. “No, not at all. After a bit of reflection and lots of discussion with my family and friends I have decided to stay on as the member of Parliament for Berthier-Maskinongé,” Brosseau told ...

Mentioned by iPolitics.ca (subscription) NDP elects Daniel Blaikie caucus chair Manitoba MP Daniel Blaikie was elected as the NDP's caucus chair Tuesday afternoon, replacing Ruth Ellen Brosseau as the House returns next week. Blaikie, the brother of former party president Rebecca Blaikie and the son of former MP Bill Blaikie, ...

Two months ago

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

Three months ago

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 ...

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 ...

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

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 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

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 ...

More than 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 ...

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