May 2, 2017

Scrums

May 2, 2017

Democratic Institutions Minister Karina Gould reacts to the Senate Ethics committee’s recommendation to expel senator Don Meredith. NDP critics Nathan Cullen (democratic reform) and Alexandre Boulerice (deputy critic for democratic reform) also comment on the issue.

Trade Minister François-Philippe Champagne speaks to reporters about the parliamentary budget officer’s report on the impact of CETA, possible federal assistance for softwood lumber workers, and the flooding in Quebec.

Finance Minister Bill Morneau comments on the troubles facing alternative mortgage lender Home Capital.

International Development Minister Marie-Claude Bibeau is asked about the humanitarian crisis in South Sudan.

(Please note there is no interpretation available for this program.)