October 29, 2012

Question Period

October 29, 2012

The government continues to face questions about a foreign takeover bid for Nexen, a Canadian oil company. Industry Minister Christian Paradis responds to allegations of gasoline price fixing. Other topics of debate include reforms to the Employment Insurance program, concerns about the completeness of 2011 census data, and allegations of ineligible donations given to Intergovernmental Affairs Minister Peter Penashue during his 2011 election campaign. In anticipation of Hurricane Sandy’s arrival in the Maritimes, there are also questions about local emergency preparedness procedures.