First elected as the Member of Parliament for Chambly—Borduas (now called Beloeil—Chambly) on May 2 2011, Matthew Dubé is well known for his hard work, dedication, and involvement in the community.
During his first term in office, Matthew served as the NDP critic for Sports and Youth and was a strong voice for his riding in Parliament.
Re-elected following the election on October 19, 2015, the MP is critic for public safety and emergency preparedness and is vice chair of the Standing Committee on Public Safety and National Security. He was also critic for infrastructure and communities and deputy House Leader from 2015 to 2018. In February 2018, Matthew was elected by his colleagues as federal caucus chair for the NDP.
Matthew obtained his Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science and History from McGill University. Since 2011, he has defended the interests of his constituents and advanced a number of important local issues, including rail safety, development of the Richelieu River and recognition of the value of Fort Chambly.
Matthew is a big Montreal Canadiens fan and is passionate about sports. Earlier, he volunteered as an assistant coach for local hockey and soccer teams.
Matthew and his family have always lived in the Richelieu Valley. His mother is an elementary school teacher in Otterburn Park. Recently, he became engaged to his partner, Chantale Neapole.