February 4, 2013

Scrums

February 4, 2013

Justice critics Françoise Boivin (NDP) and Irwin Cotler (Liberal) react to the federal government’s proposed justice legislation focusing on tougher sentences for child sex offenders and more support for victims.

Liberal MP Wayne Easter questions the living expenses for Senator Mike Duffy.

NDP finance critic Peggy Nash comments on the Conference Board of Canada’s report on the growing income inequality gap in Canada.

NDP pensions critic Irene Mathyssen speaks to reporters about the report by the veterans’ ombudsman about the application process for disability benefits.

Liberal MP Stéphane Dion discusses the Quebec Superior Court’s ruling that that Air Canada must keep its maintenance operations in Montreal open.