March 22, 2013

Scrums

March 22, 2013

Greg Rickford, parliamentary secretary to the minister of aboriginal affairs, and NDP aboriginal affairs critic Jean Crowder respond to questions about a budget initiative that ties income assistance for First Nations youth to participation in a training program.

NDP finance critic Peggy Nash, Liberal finance critic Scott Brison and Bloc Québécois House Leader André Bellavance react to measures in the federal budget including a new job grant and plans to combat tax evasion.

NDP International Development critic Hélène Laverdière comments on the decision to merge CIDA with the Department of Foreign Affairs.