Conservative Leader Andrew Scheer on the Return of the House – May 22, 2020

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Conservative Leader Andrew Scheer on the Return of the House – May 22, 2020

At a news conference on Parliament Hill, Conservative Leader Andrew Scheer comments on the scheduled resumption of regular sittings of the House of Commons. The House is set to return on Monday, May 25, following a prolonged adjournment due to the COVID-19 (coronavirus) pandemic. MPs have been meeting as a special committee three times a week, via video conference and in person, to debate the federal government’s response to the pandemic. The House of Commons has also convened briefly on several occasions over the course of the adjournment to pass emergency legislation.