Refine by MP, party, committee, province, or result type.

Results 1-15 of 601
Sort by relevance | Sorted by date: newest first / oldest first

Aerospace Industry  Mr. Speaker, I thank the member for her work on behalf of the aerospace industry and its workers. We are all saddened for the workers and families who have been impacted by the decision to halt production of the Dash 8 aircraft. Since being named Minister of Innovation, Science

February 23rd, 2021House debate

François-Philippe ChampagneLiberal

Aerospace Industry  Mr. Speaker, I thank my excellent colleague for her question. I am well aware of how important the space exploration sector is for the people of Longueuil, particularly since the Canadian Space Agency is headquartered there. Our government proudly reinvested in this vital secto

February 23rd, 2021House debate

François-Philippe ChampagneLiberal

Health  Mr. Speaker, the World Health Organization declared a pandemic on March 11. Twelve days after, we announced $192 million to support biomanufacturing in this country. On April 23, we announced a further $600 million. If we add it up, in about one month from the time COVID was decl

February 22nd, 2021House debate

François-Philippe ChampagneLiberal

Health  Mr. Speaker, I thank my colleague for his question. On the contrary, as I said, we took immediate strategic action guided by a long-term vision. Investing $350 million in biomanufacturing in Quebec is exactly the kind of thing Quebeckers want to see. I mentioned Dr. Kobinger e

February 18th, 2021House debate

François-Philippe ChampagneLiberal

Health  Mr. Speaker, I thank my colleague for his question. However, I want to set the record straight. On March 11, the World Health Organization declared a pandemic, and 12 days later, the federal government announced $192 million to support Canada's biomanufacturing industry. On Apri

February 18th, 2021House debate

François-Philippe ChampagneLiberal

Health  Mr. Speaker, I thank my colleague for his question. As I told him, the federal government made nearly $800 million available in under a month. I will be a little more specific, because I know he is going to be interested. We have made historic investments. For example, we have

February 18th, 2021House debate

François-Philippe ChampagneLiberal

Public Safety  Mr. Speaker, I have enormous respect for my colleague, but I would take exception to the premise of her question. She well knows, because she is a very experienced member of the House, that the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council is responsible for the administratio

February 18th, 2021House debate

François-Philippe ChampagneLiberal

Public Safety  Mr. Speaker, as members know and Canadians who are watching know, our government will continue to ensure that Canadian networks are kept safe and secure. While we cannot comment on any specific companies, an examination of 5G technologies and a review of security and economic con

February 18th, 2021House debate

François-Philippe ChampagneLiberal

Health  Mr. Speaker, I would like to begin by thanking my hon. colleague for his question. As I said earlier, we have made historic investments. Twelve days after the pandemic was declared we were already making $192 million available to the biomanufacturing sector. On April 23, we anno

February 16th, 2021House debate

François-Philippe ChampagneLiberal

Health  Mr. Speaker, I thank my hon. colleague for his question. I can assure him that we have enormous respect for Canada's researchers and scientists. I believe I have even visited his lab. Let me set the record straight. We made historic investments in biomanufacturing in Canada. E

February 16th, 2021House debate

François-Philippe ChampagneLiberal

Public Safety  Mr. Speaker, as we have said many times, we will be guided by national security in our decision when it comes to 5G in Canada. We are not going to be dictated any timetable by the opposition. We have said time and time again that what is going to dictate our decision is national

February 16th, 2021House debate

François-Philippe ChampagneLiberal

Public Safety  Mr. Speaker, an experienced member like him should know, like members in this House know, that the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council is responsible for the administration of the grants. Grants have been awarded through an independent process, which is managed at a

February 16th, 2021House debate

François-Philippe ChampagneLiberal

Health  Mr. Speaker, I would like to thank my hon. colleague for his question. Let me set the record straight: On March 11, the World Health Organization declared a pandemic; on March 23, 12 days later, we announced $192 million to support the biomanufacturing sector; on April 23, we ann

February 16th, 2021House debate

François-Philippe ChampagneLiberal

Health  Mr. Speaker, I thank my hon. colleague for his question. I have a great deal of respect for Quebec researchers and for the lab in question because I have visited it before. To set the record straight, we did not invest $2 million in Medicago; we invested $173 million. We also in

February 16th, 2021House debate

François-Philippe ChampagneLiberal

Telecommunications  Mr. Speaker, we understand the concerns of Canadians and families when it comes to their cellphone bills. That is why our government is taking action to make services more affordable in keeping with our commitment to bring down prices by 25%. The latest affordability tracker is n

February 1st, 2021House debate

François-Philippe ChampagneLiberal