September 27, 2012

Question Period

September 27, 2012

Opposition leader Thomas Mulcair begins debate with questions about the government’s evaluation of CNOOC’s proposed takeover bid for Nexen.

Agriculture Minister Gerry Ritz faces a barrage of inquiries about the temporary suspension of XL Foods’ operating licence. The suspension follows the September 16th recall of E. coli–tainted products originating from an XL Foods facility in Brooks, Alta.

The government is also asked about Employment Insurance reforms, environmental assessments, and the Parliamentary Budget Officer’s 2012 Fiscal Sustainability Report.