June 12, 2015

Question Period

June 12, 2015

Paul Calandra, the parliamentary secretary to Prime Minister Stephen Harper, faces questions about Mr. Harper’s appointment of senators who allegedly do not meet Senate residency requirements; Cathy McLeod (Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Health) is asked about a Supreme Court ruling concerning the accessibility of medical marijuana; Pierre Poilievre (Minister of Employment and Social Development) responds to inquiries about tax benefits for the middle class; and Mark Strahl (Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development) discusses the government’s response to recommendations contained in the report of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission of Canada.