May 12, 2014

Scrums

May 12, 2014

Foreign Affairs Minister John Baird comments on topics including the secession referendum in Ukraine and Canada’s contribution to the rescue efforts for the kidnapped schoolgirls in Nigeria during a news conference at the Canadian War Museum in Ottawa.

Treasury Board President Tony Clement responds to questions about the two upcoming federal by-elections in Ontario and the Privy Council Clerk’s proposal to reform the public service.

NDP democratic reform critic Craig Scott comments on Conservative Independent MP Dean Del Mastro’s request for an investigation on Elections Canada.

NDP Leader Thomas Mulcair responds to questions on the Fair Elections Act, the upcoming federal by-elections, and the UN report about Aboriginal people in Canada.

NDP international development critic Hélène Laverdière discusses Canada’s help for Nigeria.

NDP MP Charlie Angus speaks with reporters about the flooding evacuations for the Kashechewan First Nation in northern Ontario and the new charges against Bruce Carson.