Assisted-Death Plea, Immigration Targets – November 1, 2018

Assisted-Death Plea, Immigration Targets – November 1, 2018

Assisted-Death Plea, Immigration Targets – November 1, 2018

Shanaaz Gokool, CEO of Dying With Dignity Canada, discusses the final plea of a Halifax woman for changes to Canada’s medically-assisted dying laws.

MPs debate the government’s new immigration targets: Matt DeCourcey (Liberal), Larry Maguire (Conservative), and Sheila Malcolmson (NDP).

Daniel Therrien, the federal privacy commissioner, talks to Martin Stringer about his investigation into Statistics Canada and financial data collection.

Dan Kelly, president and CEO of the Canadian Federation of Independent Business, discusses the government’s proposed changes to the Canada Labour Code.

Political commentators Robin MacLachlan, Richard Mahoney, and Tim Powers analyze the week’s top stories.