Brigitte Sansoucy Member of Parliament Saint-Hyacinthe—Bagot
  • Critic for Jobs, Employment and Workforce Development
  • Critic for Families
  • Critic for Children and Social Development
  • Deputy Critic for Health

November 4th, 2016

Liberal government must reveal details surrounding CSIS ruling

Today, the NDP is calling on the Federal government to explain its role in the circumstances that led to a Federal court ruling that CSIS has been illegally storing information on untold numbers of ordinary Canadians who pose no threat for over a decade.

October 25th, 2016

Liberals must act on precarious work for millennials

NDP is calling on Liberals to act on precarious work for young Canadians instead of continue to shrug it off as if there is nothing to be done.

October 25th, 2016

NDP urges government to reveal plan to protect good jobs in Quebec

Ottawa — New Democrats are urging the federal government to reveal their plan to support Bombardier and protect good jobs in Quebec.

October 17th, 2016

NDP calls on Trudeau to put off Harper health cuts for one year

Ahead of tomorrow’s meeting between Minister Philpott and her provincial counterparts, New Democrats are again calling on the Prime Minister to sit down with the premiers to discuss health care funding and put off the planned cuts to health transfers for one year as premiers requested. With the current Health Accord expiring soon, premiers have expressed their dissatisfaction with the fact that the Liberals are going ahead with Harper’s planned cuts to health transfers.

October 6th, 2016

NDP will continue to fight against inequality and food waste

The Liberals and Conservatives voted against Ruth Ellen Brosseau’s (Berthier-Maskinongé) bill seeking to develop a national strategy to reduce food waste in Canada as well as a national food waste awareness day.

September 27th, 2016

NDP tables bill to strengthen rail safety

OTTAWA- On Tuesday, NDP Critic for Environment and Climate Change, Linda Duncan (Edmonton-Strathcona), tabled a Private Member’s Bill to strengthen the regulation of dangerous goods shipped by rail.