Conservative Leader Andrew Scheer on the return of the House – May 22, 2020

Conservative Leader Andrew Scheer on the return of the House – May 22, 2020

At a news conference on Parliament Hill, Conservative Leader Andrew Scheer comments on the scheduled resumption of regular sittings of the House of Commons. The House is set to return on Monday, May 25, following a prolonged adjournment due to the COVID-19 (coronavirus) pandemic. MPs have been meeting as a special committee three times a … Read more

Le chef du BQ s’adresse aux médias avant de siéger à Ottawa – 20 mai 2020

Le chef du BQ s’adresse aux médias avant de siéger à Ottawa – 20 mai 2020

À la colline du Parlement, le chef du Bloc Québécois Yves-François Blanchet tient un point de presse alors que les députés se réunissent pour débattre de la réponse fédérale à pandémie de COVID-19 (maladie à coronavirus). Il est accompagné du député Xavier Barsalou-Duval, porte-parole bloquiste en matière de transports, d’infrastructure et de collectivités.

PM Justin Trudeau provides update on federal response to COVID-19 – May 19, 2020

PM Justin Trudeau provides update on federal response to COVID-19 – May 19, 2020

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau addresses Canadians from outside his home in Ottawa about the federal government’s response to the ongoing COVID-19 (coronavirus disease) pandemic. He announces that Canada and the United States have agreed to a 30-day extension of the agreement to close their shared border to non-essential travel due to COVID-19 and that restrictions … Read more

Conservative Leader Andrew Scheer on federal response to COVID-19 – May 15, 2020

Conservative Leader Andrew Scheer on federal response to COVID-19 – May 15, 2020

Speaking with reporters on Parliament Hill, Conservative Leader Andrew Scheer comments on the federal government’s response to the ongoing COVID-19 (coronavirus disease) pandemic.

NDP Leader Jagmeet Singh speaks with reporters as MPs convene in Ottawa

NDP Leader Jagmeet Singh speaks with reporters as MPs convene in Ottawa

NDP Leader Jagmeet Singh holds a news conference on Parliament Hill as MPs convene to debate the government’s response to the COVID-19 (coronavirus disease) pandemic.

Yves-François Blanchet s’adresse aux médias alors que les députés se réunissent à Ottawa– 6 mai 2020

Yves-François Blanchet s’adresse aux médias alors que les députés se réunissent à Ottawa– 6 mai 2020

À la colline du Parlement, le chef du Bloc Québécois Yves-François Blanchet tient un point de presse alors que les députés se réunissent pour débattre de la réponse fédérale à pandémie de COVID-19 (maladie à coronavirus).

Interdiction d’arme à feu et aide au secteur agricole selon Yves-François Blanchet – 5 mai 2020

Interdiction d’arme à feu et aide au secteur agricole selon Yves-François Blanchet – 5 mai 2020

Lors d’un point de presse, à la colline du Parlement, le chef du Bloc Québécois Yves-François Blanchet commente l’annonce du gouvernement fédéral, faite le 1er mai 2020, visant l’interdiction immédiate de la vente et de l’utilisation d’armes d’assaut à l’échelle du Canada. Le chef bloquiste est également interrogé sur le nouveau plan d’aide fédéral de … Read more

MPs convene via videoconference to debate federal response to the COVID-19 pandemic – April 28, 2020

MPs convene via videoconference to debate federal response to the COVID-19 pandemic – April 28, 2020

MPs convene via videoconference to debate the government’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic. The meeting format, which comes in response to concerns about maintaining physical distancing during the pandemic, was established in a motion passed by the House of Commons on April 20, 2020. MPs agreed to convene as a special committee three days each … Read more

Democracy expert discusses virtual parliament in Canada

Democracy expert discusses virtual parliament in Canada

Paul Thomas, a senior research associate with The Samara Centre for Democracy joins CPAC’s Peter Van Dusen to discuss the democratic implications of holding a virtual parliament in Canada. Watch full episodes and more at http://www.cpac.ca/primetimepolitics Like this video? Subscribe to CPAC on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/user/cpac/ Connect with us on… Twitter: https://twitter.com/PTP_CPAC Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/CPACTV Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/cpac_tv

Fredericton MP discusses virtual House of Commons sittings

Fredericton MP discusses virtual House of Commons sittings

Jenica Atwin, the Green Member of Parliament for Fredericton, joins CPAC’s Peter Van Dusen to discuss the House of Commons sitting today virtually through Zoom for the first time ever. Watch full episodes and more at http://www.cpac.ca/primetimepolitics Like this video? Subscribe to CPAC on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/user/cpac/ Connect with us on… Twitter: https://twitter.com/PTP_CPAC Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/CPACTV Instagram: … Read more

Conservative Leader Andrew Scheer comments on return of House – April 20, 2020

Conservative Leader Andrew Scheer comments on return of House – April 20, 2020

Conservative Leader Andrew Scheer speaks with reporters on Parliament Hill as the House of Commons resumes following a five-week suspension due to the COVID-19 (coronavirus) pandemic. Negotiations among the federal parties to adopt a modified sitting schedule for the House have so far been unsuccessful. The Conservative leader also comments on a mass shooting in … Read more