Women MLA Listing

Madeleine (Mado) Dubé

Details

Name:
Madeleine (Mado) Dubé
Born:
1961 in Edmundston, NB
Party:
Progressive Conservative
First Elected:
GE 7 June 1999, Riding of Edmundston

Education

  • Université de Moncton - BSW
  • Université Laval - MSW

Private Career

 

  • Social Worker: Department of Health and Community Services, Edmundston and Grand Falls
  • Social Worker: Region 4 Hospital Corporation Drug Addiction Service
  • Co-owner and president: Priorité Santé Inc.
  • Professor: Edmundston campus, Université de Moncton
  • Vice-President: Edmundston campus, Université de Moncton

 

 

Political Career

 

  • Past president of the Edmundston Progressive Conservative Association; involved in policy development for the party
  • 1999: Elected MLA for Edmundston, GE 7 June
  • 2003: Re-elected MLA for Edmundston, GE 9 June
  • 2003-2006: Minister of Education
  • 2006: Minister of Family and Community Services
  • 2006: Minister Responsible for Seniors in New Brunswick
  • 2006: Re-elected MLA for the new riding of Edmundston-Saint-Basile, GE 18 September
  • 2006-2008: Opposition Critic: Education
  • 2007: Elected chair of the Progressive-Conservative Caucus
  • 2008-2009 : Opposition Critic: Business New Brunswick
  • 2008-2009: Opposition Critic: Population Growth Secretariat
  • 2008-2010: Opposition Critic: Regional Development Corporation
  • 2009-2010: Opposition Critic: Social Development
  • 2009-2010: Opposition Critic: Senior Issues
  • 2010: Re-elected MLA for Edmundston-Saint-Basile, GE 27 September
  • 2010-2012: Minister of Health
  • Vice-president of the New Brunswick Branch of the Assemblée parlementaire de la Francophonie (APF)
  • 2012-2014: Minister of Social Development
  • 2014: Re-elected MLA for the new riding of Edmundston-Madawaska Centre, GE 22 September
  • 2014-2018: Opposition House Leader (first woman to hold this position) 
  • 2014-2017: Opposition Critic: Health
  • 2014-2018: Opposition Critic: La Francophonie
  • 2014-2018: Opposition Critic: Official Languages
  • 2017-2018: Opposition Critic: Post-Secondary Education, Training and Labour
  • 2017-2018: Opposition Critic: Intergovernmental Affairs
  • 2018: Did not stand for re-election, GE 24 September

 

Committees

  • Chair: Standing Committee on Health Care
  • Chair: Select Committee on Health Care
  • Member: Standing Committee on Public Accounts
  • Member: Standing Committee on Private Bills
  • Member: Standing Committee on Crown Corporations
  • Member:  Standing Committee on Procedure
  • Member: Standing Committee on Procedure, Privileges and Legislative Officers
  • Member:  Standing Committee on Social Policy 
  • Member: Standing Committee on Economic Policy
  • Member: Legislative Administration Committee
  • Member: Select Committee to Review Appointments by the Lieutenant-Governor-in-Council
  • Member: Select Committee on Local Governance and Regional Collaboration
  • Member: Select Committee on Life Long Learning
  • Member: Select Committee on Cannabis

Awards