September 27, 2011

Scrums

September 27, 2011

International Trade Minister Ed Fast discussed Canada’s concerns over the Buy American measures included in U.S. President Barack Obama’s proposed American Jobs Act, the Keystone XL pipeline, and free trade negotiations.

Interim NDP Leader Nycole Turmel and Liberal Leader Bob Rae responded to questions about cabinet minister Tony Clement’s involvement in G8 spending, the government’s approach to the economy, and Prime Minister Stephen Harper’s meeting today with Finance Minister Jim Flaherty and Bank of Canada Governor Mark Carney.

NDP Justice critic Joe Comartin commented on the government’s decision to limit debate on its omnibus crime bill.