Finance – November 19, 2012

In Committee from the House of Commons

Finance – November 19, 2012


MPs continue their pre-budget consultations for next year’s federal budget.

MPs hear from the following witnesses during the first part of the meeting: Christopher Smillie (Building and Construction Trades Department, AFL-CIO); Scott McAlpine (Canadian Bureau for International Education); Karen Cohen (Canadian Psychological Association); Steven Liss (Council of Ontario Universities); Richard Phillips (Grain Growers of Canada); and John Lounds (Nature Conservancy of Canada).

The following individuals testify during the second part of the meeting: Rachel Gouin (Boys and Girls Clubs of Canada); Gordon McBean (Canadian Climate Forum); Alice Aiken (Canadian Institute for Military and Veteran Health Research); Joyce Reynolds (Canadian Restaurant and Foodservices Association); and Diane J. Brisebois (Retail Council of Canada).