May 8, 2018

Scrums

May 8, 2018

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau speaks to reporters about the Iran deal.

A number of parliamentarians speak to reporters about the NDP’s temporary suspension of MP Christine Moore, including NDP critic for women’s equality Sheila Malcolmson, NDP MPs Matthew Dubé and Don Davies, Labour Minister Patty Hajdu, Conservative MP Michelle Rempel, and Veterans Affairs Minister Seamus O’Regan.

Environment Minister Catherine McKenna defends the government’s plan to price carbon.

Bill Blair, parliamentary secretary to the minister of health and the minister of justice, responds to questions about the cultivation of marijuana in the home.

Canadian Heritage Minister Mélanie Joly, International Trade Minister François-Philippe Champagne, and Conservative MP Gérard Deltell speak to reporters about La Presse’s announcement that the Quebec newspaper plans to become a non-profit entity.