October 3, 2011

Scrums

October 3, 2011

Interim NDP Leader Nycole Turmel discussed the Conservative private member’s bill calling for mandatory disclosure of union finances and also the budget cuts at Environment Canada.

Liberal Leader Bob Rae also discussed the bill on union finances and the budget cuts, as well as perimeter security and the global financial situation.

NDP Deputy Environment critic Laurin Liu spoke to reporters about the cuts at Environment Canada.

Bloc Québécois MP and leadership candidate Jean-François Fortin responded to questions about his campaign.

NDP MP Jinny Sims discussed her concerns to the objections from some Conservative backbenchers to Canada’s funding for the International Planned Parenthood Federation.