March 3, 2014

Question Period

March 3, 2014

The House voices its opposition to military intervention in Ukraine ordered by Russian President Vladmir Putin. Pierre Poilievre (minister of state for democratic reform) responds to an onslaught of questions about the government’s Fair Elections Act (Bill C-23), including calls for public consultations. Additional topics of debate include former senator Mike Duffy’s role in the Senate expenses scandal, confusion about the government’s stance on income splitting, and backlogs in the delivery of grain from Western provinces.