April 22, 2013

Question Period

April 22, 2013

Opposition leader Thomas Mulcair opens the day’s debate with several questions for Prime Minister Stephen Harper on the government’s environmental record and on danger pay for Canadian soldiers stationed in Afghanistan. National Defence Minister Peter MacKay is asked to comment on a number of national defence issues, including support services for the Canadian Armed Forces. Other topics of debate include youth employment opportunities, customs tariffs on consumer goods, and long-term strategies for issues affecting Aboriginal communities.