May 11, 2016

May 11, 2016

May 11, 2016

Peter Van Dusen questions Democratic Institutions Minister Maryam Monsef about the special committee on electoral reform. And MPs Nathan Cullen (NDP), Mark Holland (Liberal), Elizabeth May (Green), and Blake Richards (Conservative) have their say.

Journalists Gloria Galloway (The Globe and Mail) and John Ivison (National Post) discuss developments on Parliament Hill.

The controversy over military equipment sales to Saudi Arabia continues. We hear more from MPs Pam Goldsmith-Jones (Liberal), Peter Julian (NDP), and Peter Kent (Conservative).

Also:

The official portrait unveiling for former prime minister Paul Martin.

Alberta Premier Rachel Notley and Canadian Red Cross president Conrad Sauvé announce direct emergency funding for Alberta wildfire evacuees.

The Senate legal affairs committee continues to study the assisted-dying bill (C-14).