François Choquette Drummond
  • Critic for Official Languages

February 1st, 2016

NDP: Time for pay equity is now

Canada’s New Democrats will introduce an opposition day motion urging the federal government to do everything it can to tackle the unacceptable wage gap between men and women.

January 27th, 2016

Liberals Use Pre-Budget Survey to Fill Their Data Bank

The Liberals are filling up their data bank these days. The Liberal Party website is asking the public for its say on the next federal budget—but when you complete their survey, you are asked to provide a wealth of information that will be used for partisan purposes and political fundraising.

January 22nd, 2016

A message from Tom Mulcair: Tackling income inequality

Income inequality is one of the most glaring injustices in our society. It is growing and hundreds of thousands of Canadian families are struggling.

December 9th, 2015

François Choquette calls for bilingualism of Supreme Court judges

New Democrat MP François Choquette (Drummond) tabled his first bill as Official Languages critic to make bilingualism an essential condition for the appointment of Supreme Court judges.

November 27th, 2015

Mulcair lays out plan to make COP21 a success

Canada’s progressive opposition is committed to ensuring COP21 is a success. NDP Leader Tom Mulcair was joined by NDP’s environment critic Nathan Cullen today to present the party’s expectations for the Paris conference.

November 13th, 2015

François Choquette appointed as Critic for Official Languages in NDP shadow cabinet

Local NDP MP François Choquette was appointed today by NDP Leader Tom Mulcair to serve as the Critic for Official Languages in Canada’s progressive opposition and hold the Liberal government to account.