December 4, 2012

Scrums

December 4, 2012

Treasury Board President Tony Clement speaks to reporters about the government’s budget implementation bill. He and Minister of State Maxime Bernier also comment on a report about public sector workers taking more sick days than those in the private sector.

NDP House Leader Nathan Cullen and interim Liberal Leader Bob Rae discuss the Conservative government’s use of omnibus budget bills.

NDP MP Charlie Angus and the Liberal leader respond to questions about a protest on Parliament Hill by First Nations chiefs over the budget bill.

NDP foreign affairs critic Paul Dewar and Rae discuss Canada’s position on Israel’s settlement plan.