March 7, 2013

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March 7, 2013

NDP Leader Thomas Mulcair and Liberal public safety critic Francis Scarpaleggia react to the report on Aboriginal inmates by Canada’s correctional investigator.

Treasury Board President Tony Clement, Mulcair and Bloc Québécois Leader Daniel Paillé speak to reporters about the selection process for the next parliamentary budget officer.

Federal Transport Minister Denis Lebel comments on his meeting with his Quebec counterpart Sylvain Gaudreault on transit funding for the new Champlain Bridge in Montreal. Mulcair and Paillé are also asked about plans for the future bridge.

Mulcair discusses the study to be released tomorrow on bilingualism in federally regulated private businesses in Quebec.

NDP MP Charlie Angus remembers Canadian music legend Stompin’ Tom, who passed away yesterday at the age of 77.