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.

“I’m honoured to be appointed to the NDP shadow cabinet as the Critic for Official Languages. Our experienced and united team is ready to get to work on behalf of Canadians as the progressive opposition,” said M. Choquette. “The Liberal government made a lot of commitments this campaign. We’re going to hold them to their promises.” 

Choquette will also push for the NDP’s priorities on the Official Languages file which includes the defense of linguistic minorities located across the country.

The complete list of the shadow cabinet is available at