NDP Leader on Housing, WE Charity Controversy

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NDP Leader on Housing, WE Charity Controversy

At a virtual news conference, NDP Leader Jagmeet Singh outlines the party’s plan to increase access to affordable housing in Montreal. He is joined by NDP MP Alexandre Boulerice and two women who share their stories of having to relocate due to the housing the city’s housing crisis. The NDP leader faces questions from reporters on the soon to be released report from the federal ethics commissioner on the WE Charity controversy. He is also asked about the Quebec government’s legislation to reform the province’s language laws. Bill 96 includes adding a clause in the Canadian Constitution to recognize French as the only official language and the common language of Quebec. (May 13, 2021) (no interpretation)