News Conferences – Council of the Federation – Day 1

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News Conferences – Council of the Federation – Day 1

David MacNaughton (the Canadian ambassador to the United States) and provincial premiers Brian Pallister (Manitoba), Stephen McNeil (Nova Scotia), Philippe Couillard (Quebec), Kathleen Wynne (Ontario), and Brad Wall (Saskatchewan) speak with reporters as the annual meeting of the Council of the Federation gets underway on July 18, 2017, in Edmonton, Alta. The premiers face questions about the upcoming re-negotiation of the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) and about the federal government’s plan to legalize marijuana possession. (no interpretation)