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  • Their favourite word is communities.

Bloc MP for Abitibi—Baie-James—Nunavik—Eeyou (Québec)

Won their last election, in 2019, with 36% of the vote.

A month ago

Voted No on Vote #182 on Bill C-269 Amend the Fisheries Act (prohibition — deposit of raw sewage)

Voted Yes on Vote #183 Fifth report of the Standing Committee on Foreign Affairs and International Development

Voted Yes on Vote #184 on Bill C-206 Amend the Greenhouse Gas Pollution Pricing Act (qualifying farming fuel)

Voted Yes on Vote #185 on Bill C-30 Implement certain provisions of the budget tabled in Parliament on April 19, 2021 and other ...

Spoke at the Indigenous and Northern Affairs committee on Sex Trafficking of Indigenous Peoples Thank you, Mr. Chair. I am in the constituency of Abitibi—Baie‑James—Nunavik—Eeyou, on the unceded territory of the Cree and the Anishinaabe. Everything you have said today ...

Voted Yes on Vote #175 on Bill C-6 Amend the Criminal Code (conversion therapy)

Spoke in the House on National Indigenous Peoples Day Mr. Speaker, today is National Indigenous Peoples Day, but commemorations are not enough, especially after what happened in Kamloops. This day must be one of action ...

Two months ago

Spoke at the Canadian Heritage committee on Funding to locate the remains of Indigenous children buried on the grounds ... Thank you, Mr. Chair. I'm speaking today from the traditional Cree and Anishinabe territory of Abitibi—Baie‑James—Nunavik—Eeyou, Quebec. I'm pleased to participate in this meeting of the ...

Spoke at the Indigenous and Northern Affairs committee on Sex Trafficking of Indigenous Peoples Thank you, Mr. Chair. My question is for Ms. McGuire‑Cyrette. I'm going to continue along the same lines as Mr. Powlowski. You talked about colonization, systemic ...

Spoke in the House on Édith Cloutier Mr. Speaker, on May 15, the Institut national de la recherche scientifique awarded an honorary doctorate to Édith Cloutier. This is her second honorary doctorate, after ...

Spoke at the Indigenous and Northern Affairs committee on Sex Trafficking of Indigenous Peoples Thank you, Mr. Chair. My thanks to you for being here for this meeting. Your testimony is very important to our understanding of this entire process. ...

Spoke at the Indigenous and Northern Affairs committee on Supplementary Estimates (A), 2021-22: Votes 1a, 5a, 10a and 25a under Department ... Thank you. Minister, in Winneway, Chief Steeve Mathias has been negotiating with the federal government for several years to have his community recognized as a reserve ...

Spoke at the Indigenous and Northern Affairs committee on Food Security in Northern Communities and Truth and Reconciliation Commission Calls to ... Mr. Chair, I must first apologize to Mr. Littlechild. I have a great deal of respect and empathy for him and his testimony. I didn't mean ...

Spoke in the House on National Indigenous History Month Madam Speaker, June is National Indigenous History Month. This year, the theme can be no other. It is heart-wrenching. It is about the children. Children like ...

Spoke at the Indigenous and Northern Affairs committee on Committee Business, Food Security in Northern Communities, and Sex Trafficking of Indigenous ... Thank you, Mr. Chair. I am on the territory of the Cree and Anishinabe of Abitibi—Baie‑James—Nunavik—Eeyou in Quebec. My question is for Ms. Van De Bogart. ...

Spoke at the Indigenous and Northern Affairs committee on Enforcement on First Nations Reserves Thank you, Mr. Chair. I am on the Cree and Anishinabe territory of Abitibi—Baie-James—Nunavik—Eeyou in Quebec. My question is for Chief Louie of the First Nations ...

Three months ago

Spoke in the House on United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples Act Madam Speaker, I would like to thank Romeo Saganash for introducing Bill C-262, which unfortunately died on the Order Paper, but is being resurrected as Bill ...

Spoke in the House on Governor General's Act Madam Speaker, I would like to thank my colleague for his great and memorable speech. The position of governor general also entails swearing-in ceremonies and related ...

Spoke in the House on Employment Insurance Sickness Benefits Madam Speaker, I want to pay tribute to my sister Nancy, who was diagnosed with breast cancer in November 2019. She received the diagnosis after having ...

More than three months ago

Spoke in the House on United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples Act Madam Speaker, I have the great honour to finally rise in the House, virtually of course, to speak to Bill C-15, which seeks to implement the ...

Spoke in the House on Questions on the Order Paper With regard to the implementation of the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples: has the government, in consultation and cooperation with Indigenous peoples, ...

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-223 An Act to amend the Citizenship Act (adequate knowledge of French in Quebec)