Today in Politics and Podcast: Budget Day, Bill-C69

Today in Politics and Podcast: Budget Day, Bill-C69


February 27, 2018 6amET

It’s budget day on Parliament Hill. Watch and follow CPAC’s full coverage – including the finance minister’s speech and subsequent budget debate.

MPs also again consider the government’s environmental assessment bill (C-69) at second reading.

In committee:

  • Government officials brief the Senate aboriginal peoples committee on Bill C-45 and the effect of cannabis legalization on Canada’s Indigenous peoples. LIVE ONLINE at 9am ET / 6am PT
  • Caroline Maynard, the government’s nominee for information commissioner, goes before the ethics committee.
  • Guy Parent, the veterans ombudsman, appears at the Standing Committee on Veterans Affairs.
  • House Speaker Geoff Regan and acting chief electoral officer Stéphane Perrault discuss interim estimates at the procedure committee.

Here’s Mark Sutcliffe with the Today in Politics podcast:

-Andrew Thomson