Main Estimates: Ministers Qualtrough and Hussen on Budget Requests

In Committee from the House of Commons

Main Estimates: Ministers Qualtrough and Hussen on Budget Requests

Human Resources – November 4, 2020:

Ministers Carla Qualtrough (Employment, Workforce Development and Disability Inclusion) and Ahmed Hussen (Families, Children and Social Development) field questions from committee members on their departmental budgets outlined in the 2020-2021 main estimates and supplementary estimates.

Speaking to the committee first, Minister Qualtrough discusses the measures her department has taken to support workers, youth, and persons with disabilities during the COVID-19 pandemic. She is joined by Employment and Social Development Canada’s (ESDC) Graham Flack.

Speaking to the committee second, Minister Hussen discusses affordable housing and childcare. He is joined by ESDC’s Janet Goulding and the Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation’s Evan Siddall.