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

July 20th, 2016

Trudeau moving ahead with Harper’s massive health care cuts

OTTAWA — Today New Democrats criticized the Liberal government for moving ahead with Stephen Harper’s planned cuts to provincial health transfers. Recently, Quebec’s Health Minister sounded the alarm that the Liberals are planning to slash annual health transfer increases by half next year – taking $1.1 billion out of the health care system in the first year alone.

March 8th, 2016

NDP STATEMENT ON INTERNATIONAL WOMEN’S DAY

NDP Status of Women critic Sheila Malcolmson (Nanaimo-Ladysmith) made the following statement on International Women’s Day:

February 3rd, 2016

GROUNDHOG DAY FOR AUDITOR GENERAL REPORT

OTTAWA – Today’s Auditor General Report revealed yet another 12 months of mismanagement within the Federal Government. The report highlights many problems, including an arduous process for disability claim appeals, and the failure of the Canada Border Services Agency to prevent illegal exports.

January 13th, 2016

TPP Puts Quebec Farms at Risk

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January 13, 2016

TPP PUTS QUEBEC FARMS AT RISK

LOUISEVILLE – Quebec dairy producers have had a tough year and Liberal government support for the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) as negotiated by the Conservatives does little to restore farmers’ trust.

December 11th, 2015

NDP Calls For Action

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December 10, 2015

NDP CALLS FOR ACTION AS CHILD CARE COSTS REACH CRISIS LEVELS

OTTAWA – New Democrats are sounding the alarm over skyrocketing childcare prices laid bare in a new report from the Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives (CCPA). The report titled ‘2015 Child Care Fees in Canadian Cities’ highlights the dramatic and growing disparity in the cost of child care impacting Canadian families in different regions of the country.