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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.

Yesterday

Posted on Twitter @CarletonNDP Yay!! So happy seeing you guys:)

A week ago

Posted on Twitter @GordonRamsay what do you think of my moms cheesecake maple appels? https://t.co/7fm9yTIWYO

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 ...

Spoke in the House on Women's Centres Mr. Speaker, today we have with us representatives of two women's centres in my riding, the Centre Avec des elles in Saint-Gabriel-de-Brandon, and the Centre des ...

Spoke in the House on International Trade Mr. Speaker, producers deserve a better answer than that. The United States clearly wants greater access to our dairy market. Supply management should not be on ...

Voted Yes on Vote #362 on Bill S-226 Provide for the taking of restrictive measures in respect of foreign nationals responsible for gross ...

Voted Yes on Vote #361 on Bill S-231 Amend the Canada Evidence Act and the Criminal Code (protection of journalistic sources)

Voted Yes on Vote #360 on Bill C-345 Amend the Canada Labour Code (pregnant and nursing employees)

Voted Yes on Vote #359 on Bill C-48 Respecting the regulation of vessels that transport crude oil or persistent oil to or from ...

Voted No on Vote #358 on Bill C-48 Respecting the regulation of vessels that transport crude oil or persistent oil to or from ...

Spoke at the Agriculture committee on A Food Policy for Canada Thank you, Chair. I'm really happy the government is going forward with the promise to elaborate a food strategy. Our party has worked really hard over ...

Two weeks ago

Posted on Twitter 1e journée avec @theJagmeetSingh comme chef sur la colline! C'est un moment formidable pour notre caucus+pour tous… https://t.co/ZSqBqzzVwo

Spoke at the Agriculture committee on A Food Policy for Canada Thank you, Chair. I'd like to thank the witnesses for their presentations, their participation in this consultation, and their patience. I realize that there was a ...

Spoke in the House on Shipping Mr. Speaker, in July we got confirmation that the devastating waves that caused considerable damage in Yamachiche and Pointe-du-Lac were the result of human error. A ...

Spoke at the Agriculture committee on A Food Policy for Canada Thank you, Mr. Chair. I would like to continue talking about buying local. In the 41st Parliament, my colleague from Salaberry—Suroît introduced a bill that would ...

Three weeks ago

Spoke in the House on International Trade Mr. Speaker, that is not very reassuring. As part of the NAFTA renegotiations this week, the United States and Mexico will primarily target our supply management ...

Spoke at the Agriculture committee on A Food Policy for Canada I think it's really important that we look at these measures. We are the agriculture committee. I know the finance committee will be looking at the ...

Spoke in the House on International Trade Mr. Speaker, the dairy farm investment program is a total failure. No surprises there. Many dairy farmers have hit a wall and will not be able ...

Three months ago

Mentioned by National Post NDP leadership tracker: Caron secures another caucus endorsement Her endorsement is Caron's second from a sitting member of Parliament, after Quebec MP Ruth Ellen Brosseau threw her support behind him in June. Aug. 3, 2017: Ashton goes ... The Manitoba MP's policy also includes a number of proposals adopted by the ...

Mentioned by Montreal Gazette NDP leadership race: Quebec MP Guy Caron adds endorsements before debate Guy has done his homework and is ready to lead,” she said in the release. Caron said the three new endorsements “represent three generations of New Democrats from different parts of Canada.” Last month, Quebec MP Ruth Ellen Brosseau endorsed Caron ...

Mentioned by The Siver Times Race to the leadership of the NDP: Guy Caron wins support It is Rosane Doré Lefebvre, a former elected Quebec, Lorne Nystrom, former mp from Saskatchewan and co-chair of the youth wing Lia Storey-Gamble. Ruth Ellen Brosseau is always the one elected to publicly support Guy Caron. Two other ex-mp, Chris ...

Posted on Twitter Avec @desymicheldesy l'Expo Rive-Nord #Lanaudière #félicitations #50e https://t.co/pQWktk13Hc

More than three months ago

Posted on Twitter Bonne fête Canada! #Canada150 https://t.co/ojfFMJc5nX

Posted on Twitter Méchoui, soirée dansante + feu d'artifice ✨💫j'adore île Dupas! Yé:) Félicitations au comité des loisirs https://t.co/Uoge6JMgDr

Mentioned by National Post NDP MP Ruth Ellen Brosseau to endorse leadership contender Guy Caron NDP leadership hopeful Guy Caron will receive the endorsement of well-known Quebec MP Ruth Ellen Brosseau on Tuesday. “I support Guy Caron because he understands the realities of rural Quebec. He has done the work and he is ready to lead. I believe ...

Mentioned by National Post NDP MP Ruth Ellen Brosseau to endorse leadership contender Guy Caron NDP leadership hopeful Guy Caron will receive the endorsement of well-known Quebec MP Ruth Ellen Brosseau on Tuesday. “I support Guy Caron because he understands the realities of rural Quebec. He has done the work and he is ready to lead. I believe ...

Mentioned by iPolitics.ca (subscription) Ruth Ellen Brosseau endorses Guy Caron NDP MP Ruth Ellen Brosseau is endorsing Guy Caron for the NDP leadership. In a release sent out to media Tuesday, Brosseau, who represents the riding Berthier-Maskinongé in Quebec, said that she's backing Caron because he understands rural Quebec ...

Spoke in the House on International Trade Mr. Speaker, the Prime Minister needs to stop repeating his talking points and reassure Canadians once and for all. The Liberals cannot continue to hold Canadians ...

Spoke at the Agriculture committee on Briefing on the Porcine Epidemic Diarrhea (PED) Situation in Canada Thank you, Chair. I would just say that it's kind of concerning. We had Mr. Kochhar from CFIA, and he talked about PED being transmitted from ...

Spoke in the House on Dairy Industry Mr. Speaker, someone should tell that to Martha Hall Findlay. The Liberals promised dairy and cheese producers compensation for losses incurred as a result of CETA. ...

Spoke in the House on International Trade Mr. Speaker, the President of the United States has set NAFTA renegotiation in motion, but Canadians are in the dark about the Liberals' plan. The Liberals ...

Spoke at the Agriculture committee on Non-Tariff Trade Barriers to the Sale of Agricultural Products in Relation to ... Thank you, Chair. I would like to thank the witnesses for their participation on this important study. I think it was last week that we talked ...

Spoke at the Agriculture committee on Non-Tariff Trade Barriers to the Sale of Agricultural Products in Relation to ... I cannot wait for the day we move forward on a lot of the barriers we have interprovincially so we could buy wine or other products ...

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