June 7, 2016

Question Period

June 7, 2016

National Defence Minister Harjit Sajjan responds to concerns about the procurement process for fighter jets to replace Canada’s CF-18s. Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and Democratic Institutions Minister Maryam Monsef face continued Conservative calls for a referendum on possible electoral reforms. Prime Minister Trudeau is also asked about the constitutionality of Bill C-14 (the government’s assisted dying legislation) and negotiations with the United States concerning softwood lumber. Dominic LeBlanc responds to concerns about a possible conflict of interest arising from his recent appointment as fisheries minister. Minister of National Revenue Diane Lebouthillier answers questions about an alleged tax-avoidance scheme involving the accounting firm KPMG. (June 7, 2016)