November 21, 2012

Question Period

November 21, 2012

Opposition leader Thomas Mulcair asks about a Federal Court reference filed by Parliamentary Budget Officer Kevin Page, who is seeking clarification on his ability to request specific financial documents from federal departments. Mr. Mulcair also inquires about the prime minister’s planned absence from the premiers’ economic summit in Halifax, N.S. Other topics of debate include high rates of addiction to Oxycotin on Northern reserves, rumours of foreign investment discussions with Chinese oil company CNOOC, and concerns about alleged electoral fraud during the 2011 federal election.