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  • His favourite word is quebec.

Bloc MP for Pierre-Boucher—Les Patriotes—Verchères (Québec)

Won his last election, in 2015, with 29% of the vote.

Two weeks ago

Spoke in the House on Foreign Investment Mr. Speaker, Quebec suppliers have already begun to pay the price for the sale of Rona to Lowe's. In some cases, their sales have already dropped ...

Spoke in the House on Patriation of the Constitution Mr. Speaker, April 17, 1982, is a black day in the history of Quebec. Thirty-five years ago, Ottawa patriated the Constitution. The then British consul, John ...

Spoke in the House on Malala Yousafzai Mr. Speaker, these are difficult times for humanity. World peace is more of a dream than a possibility or a reality. Extremism keeps us at arms' ...

Spoke in the House on Justice Mr. Speaker, the Liberals' procrastination has gone on long enough. Since the Jordan decision, requests for a stay in proceedings in Quebec alone have increased by ...

Voted No on Vote #256 Notice of a Ways and Means motion to implement certain provisions of the budget tabled in Parliament on ...

Voted No on Vote #255 That the debate be now adjourned.

Spoke in the House on Justice Mr. Speaker, in light of the Jordan decision, the Parti Québécois, the official opposition at the National Assembly, called on the Government of Quebec to use ...

Voted No on Vote #254 That this House do now adjourn.

Voted Yes on Vote #253 That the debate be now adjourned.

Voted Yes on Vote #252 That the Honourable Member for Mégantic—L'Érable be now heard.

Three weeks ago

Spoke in the House on Taxation Mr. Speaker, yesterday the public finance committee of Quebec's National Assembly tabled its report on the use of tax havens. Unlike Ottawa, the Quebec government wants ...

Spoke in the House on Government Response to Petitions Mr. Speaker, I seek the unanimous consent of the House to move the following motion: “That, given proposals articulated during the October 6, 2016, take-note debate ...

Spoke in the House on Canada: The Story of Us Mr. Speaker, first the Acadians were deported, and now they are being written out of history with the Prime Minister's blessing. That is one of the ...

More than three months ago

Mentioned by CJAD Bloc Quebecois MP fed up with anti-Francophone sentiment Xavier Barsalou-Duval is calling on federal Canadian Heritage minister Melanie Joly take action on what he calls "hatred" towards Francophones and Quebec independence. The Pierre-Boucher-Les Patriotes-Verchères MP in particular cited comments made ...

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-275 An Act to amend the Income Tax Act (business transfer)

Mentioned by The Suburban Newspaper Housefather to BQ: Quebecers voted to stay within Canada Quebecers have made it clear in past referendums and elections that they wish to remain within the Canadian federation, Mount Royal MP Anthony Housefather told a Bloc Québécois MP in the Commons last week. The exchange with Xavier Barsalou-Duval ...