December 12, 2012

Question Period

December 12, 2012

Opposition leader Thomas Mulcair opens debate with questions about the approval of a Chinese takeover bid for Canadian oil company Nexen. Prime Minister Stephen Harper and Rona Ambrose (Minister of Public Works and Government Services) face an onslaught of inquiries about procurement costs for F-35 fighter jets. In the course of debate, Andrew Scheer, the Speaker of the House, implores members to improve the level of decorum during Question Period.