WATCH AND READ: Ottawa to Buy Trans Mountain Pipeline

WATCH AND READ: Ottawa to Buy Trans Mountain Pipeline

Protesters at the Kinder Morgan marine facility in Burnaby, B.C. on May 9. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jonathan Hayward

UPDATED May 29, 2018 2:58pmET


Watch Finance Minister Bill Morneau and Natural Resources Minister Jim Carr speak to journalists in Ottawa after announcing the federal plan to buy Kinder Morgan’s Trans Mountain pipeline expansion assets for $4.5 billion:

Here are some key highlights:


Watch Scheer’s full news conference.

Watch Singh’s full news conference, plus more reaction from Green Leader Elizabeth May, Alberta Premier Rachel Notley, and B.C. Premier John Horgan.

Read the official statements from the federal government and Kinder Morgan Canada Limited.

And here are some key exchanges from today’s question period:

-Andrew Thomson