François Choquette Member of Parliament Drummond
  • Critic for Official Languages

June 14th, 2016

NDP calls for mandatory labelling of genetically modified (GM) foods

New Democrat MP Pierre-Luc Dusseault (Sherbrooke) tabled Bill C-291 this morning calling for the mandatory labelling of genetically modified (GM) foods.

June 8th, 2016

François Choquette calls on government to Force Air Canada to comply with the Official Languages Act

François Choquette, MP for Drummond and Official Languages Critic, called on the government to take action to force Air Canada to comply with its obligations under the Official Languages Act.

June 6th, 2016

Protest in Ottawa

On Thursday, June 2, MP François Choquette (Drummond) attended a protest on Parliament Hill organized by milk producers from Quebec and Ontario to demand that the Liberal government move quickly on the issue of U.S. imports of diafiltered milk, which is threatening the income of Canadian milk producers.

April 13th, 2016

François Choquette calls for investments in social housing

Drummond MP François Choquette rose in the House of Commons on Tuesday to draw the Liberal government’s attention to the need to invest in social housing. Mr. Choquette met with representatives of Drummondville’s municipal housing office prior to the tabling of the 2016 Liberal budget to gain a better understanding of the social housing situation in the greater Drummond area.

April 13th, 2016

Marjolaine Boutin-Sweet presents Housing recommendations

Today, New Democrat Housing critic Marjolaine Boutin-Sweet (Hochelaga) released the report from her cross-Canada housing tour. After a three-year tour of more than thirty communities, Boutin-Sweet reports that the situation is devastating.

April 5th, 2016

Liberal government ignoring warnings, leaving farmers behind on trade

Despite warnings from Nobel Prize winning economist Joseph Stiglitz about the negative impact of the Trans Pacific Partnership (TPP) deal on Canada, Liberals are pushing ahead while refusing to commit to compensation for industries that will be hurt.