June 13, 2018

Scrums

June 13, 2018

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau speaks to reporters about the Senate amendments to the federal government’s bill (C-45) to legalize recreational cannabis.

Conservative Party leader Andrew Scheer answers questions about marijuana and the expulsion of MP Maxime Bernier from the party’s shadow cabinet for his stance on supply management.

Other Conservative MPs and former party leadership candidates including Tony Clement, Brad Trost, Deepak Obhrai, as well as Erin O’Toole also answer questions about Bernier.

Indigenous Services Jane Philpott responds to questions about fake Indian status identification cards.

Canadian Heritage Minister Mélanie Joly and Bloc Québécois MP Mario Beaulieu discuss the upcoming federal by-election in the Quebec riding of Chicoutimi–Le Fjord.

NDP leader Jagmeet Singh speaks to reporters about marijuana, former NDP MP Paul Dewar’s attendance at today’s caucus meeting, and more. (No interpretation)