Question Period, Financial Aid for Air Canada and Federal Budget Priorities

Question Period, Financial Aid for Air Canada and Federal Budget Priorities

Question Period, Financial Aid for Air Canada and Federal Budget Priorities

Scrums, news conferences, committees, conferences – highlights from the working day in Canadian politics. (Public affairs)

During Question Period, the prime minister responds to opposition concerns about Canada’s slow COVID-19 vaccination efforts.

At a press conference on Parliament Hill, Bloc Québécois Leader Yves-François Blanchet discusses the party’s concerns over the federal financial support to Air Canada. Blanchet also faces questions on his pre-budget meeting with Prime Minister Justin Trudeau.

NDP Leader Jagmeet Singh speaks with reporters on Parliament Hill about support for Canadians during the third wave of the COVID-19 pandemic and his upcoming meeting with Prime Minister Justin Trudeau about the federal budget. He also responds to questions about the possibility of a general election and the federal government’s aid package for Air Canada.