October 18, 2017

Scrums

October 18, 2017

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau gives remarks about the death of Gord Downie, the lead singer of the Tragically Hip. Crown-Indigenous Relations Minister Carolyn Bennett, Liberal MP Mark Gerresten, Conservative MP Tony Clement, and NDP leader Jagmeet Singh also speak on the musician’s legacy.

Conservative deputy leader Lisa Raitt speaks to reporters about a possible conflict of interest related to Finance Minister Bill Morneau’s personal financial assets. Also speaking on the topic are Conservative finance critic Pierre Poilievre, Clement, Singh, NDP ethics critic Nathan Cullen, Government House leader Bardish Chagger, International Trade Minister François-Philippe Champagne, and Liberal MP Nick Whalen.

To speak on the passage of Bill 62, Quebec’s religious neutrality legislation, are National Revenue Minister Diane Lebouthillier, Liberal MP Marc Miller, Conservative MPs Peter Kent and Alain Rayes, Singh, and Bloc parliamentary leader Xavier Barsalou-Duval.