November 1, 2011

Scrums

November 1, 2011

Public Safety Minister Vic Toews was questioned about Omar Khadr’s return to Canada, government efforts to combat marriage fraud and the long-gun registry bill.

Foreign Affairs Minister John Baird spoke to reporters about Canada’s decision not to provide any new voluntary contributions to UNESCO in response to the UN agency’s vote to allow full membership to Palestine.

NDP National Defence critic David Christopherson responded to questions about the risks involved in Canada’s training mission in Afghanistan.

NDP Justice critic Jack Harris discussed Omar Khadr’s request to be transferred back to Canada.

Liberal Leader Bob Rae spoke to reporters about Canada’s training mission in Afghanistan, Omar Khadr and the elimination of the long-gun registry.

Bloc Québécois Public Safety critic Maria Mourani commented on Quebec’s opposition to the federal government’s omnibus crime bill.