National Finance – March 6, 2014

In Committee from the Senate of Canada

National Finance – March 6, 2014

Senior government officials discuss their respective departments’ main estimates for the 2014-2015 fiscal year.

Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development Canada officials Hélène Laurendeau, Scott Stevenson and Pamela D’Eon provide an overview of the key initiatives that deliver on the government’s commitment to improving the quality of life for Aboriginal people and Northern Canadians.

Infrastructure Canada’s Yazmine Laroche and Su Dazé provide a brief update on how their department is implementing the $53-billion New Building Canada Plan, which is the largest and longest federal infrastructure plan in Canadian history.

Brian Pagan from the Canada Revenue Agency discusses some of the organization’s services like its delivery of benefit payment programs. (March 6, 2014)