June 8, 2018

Scrums

June 8, 2018

Justice Minister Jody Wilson-Raybould and Health Minister Ginette Petitpas Taylor answer questions about the Senate’s passage of Bill C-45, legalizing recreational marijuana. The Senate passed the federal government’s legislation last night with a 56-30 vote at third reading (with one abstention). The amended Bill now returns to the House of Commons, where MPs must approve the 40-plus changes.

The following parliamentarians react to the Ontario election results where Progressive Conservative Party leader Doug Ford and his party are set to form a majority government: Liberal MPs Marco Mendicino and Adam Vaughan, Conservative MPs Gérard Deltell and John Brassard, as well as NDP MP Don Davies. (No interpretation)