Awaiting the Meeting Between Hereditary Chiefs & Gov’t – February 27, 2020

Awaiting the Meeting Between Hereditary Chiefs & Gov’t – February 27, 2020

Awaiting the Meeting Between Hereditary Chiefs & Gov’t – February 27, 2020

Public Safety Minister Bill Blair responds to a question from Conservative MP Doug Shipley at the House public safety committee concerning the on-going rail blockades. Minister Blair, RCMP Commissioner Brenda Lucki, and Conservative MP Pierre Paul-Hus speak to reporters after the committee meeting.

MPs respond to reporters about what they hope to see from the long-awaited meeting between the Wet’suwet’en hereditary chiefs and the federal and B.C. governments set to take place later in the day. Speaking to reporters are Transport Minister Marc Garneau, Indigenous Services Minister Marc Miller, Bloc Québécois MP Alain Therrien, as well as NDP MP Charlie Angus.

Foreign Affairs Minister François-Philippe Champagne and NDP MP Don Davies answer questions about the government’s response to the coronavirus, as well as the security costs for Prince Harry and Meghan’s move to Canada.