Federal 2021

Mr. Speaker, for five years the Canadian Armed Forces has struggled with Operation Honour, trying to address sexual misconduct and a culture of covering it up. Two chiefs of defence staff have been...

Federal 2021

Mr. Speaker, the Minister of National Defence has spent a lifetime serving his country, first as a police officer, then as a decorated soldier who served three tours in Afghanistan, and now as a me...

Federal 2021

Mr. Speaker, if one is going to change the culture of a workplace with respect to sexual harassment, one has to show zero tolerance. I will ask the Prime Minister again, because he avoided answerin...

Federal 2021

Mr. Speaker, the men and women of the armed forces deserve to work in an environment free from misogyny, intimidation and unacceptable actions. That is something we all have long known but, as we k...

Federal 2021

Mr. Speaker, our men and women in uniform deserve an answer. They deserve the truth.

I will repeat my question for the third time, this time in French. Did the Minister of Defence hire a man ...

Federal 2021

Mr. Speaker, we have been working together for years to transform the culture not only of our armed forces but of all our institutions in Canada.

We have taken significant steps to provide mo...

Federal 2021

Mr. Speaker, it is sad to see that the cover-up of sexual misconduct, investigations and allegations continues with the Prime Minister's response today. The other cover-up of the Prime Minister goe...

Federal 2021

Mr. Speaker, as everyone in the House knows, MPs have important work to do on behalf of their constituents. They need to keep track of concerns, as well as of issues that need to be addressed. As w...

Federal 2021

Mr. Speaker, he says unfounded attacks, but I have two additional contracts from the Minister of Natural Resources and the Minister of Indigenous Services, who are close friends with Tom Pitfield t...

Federal 2021

Mr. Speaker, while Conservative politicians are focused on baseless personal attacks, our steadfast focus has been on delivering for Canadians by getting progressive bills passed. We have been focu...

Federal 2021

Mr. Speaker, on this last day of the session, I would like to wish all my colleagues in the House, and you in particular, a wonderful summer.

Summer is an opportunity to meet with constituent...

Federal 2021

Mr. Speaker, since we took office in 2015, we have always put seniors' concerns at the forefront of our agenda. We increased the guaranteed income supplement by 10% the moment we formed government,...

Federal 2021

Thanks to him, concerns have increased, Mr. Speaker, but the cheques have not.

Here is something else for the Prime Minister to think about. As members can see, we are trying to work construc...

Federal 2021

Mr. Speaker, I thank the hon. member for his question. I want to point out that he and I, along with all other members of the House, did indeed work together so that we could send billions of dolla...

Federal 2021

Mr. Speaker, in a couple of weeks, the Prime Minister is going to cut the help that families need by $800 while we are still going through this pandemic. On the other hand, the Prime Minister has n...

Federal 2021

Mr. Speaker, despite the rhetoric of the NDP, we had a very simple and straightforward focus for Canadians from the beginning of this pandemic that we would have their backs. That is exactly what w...

Federal 2021

Mr. Speaker, it is not just people who rely on the CRB that the Prime Minister is failing. The Prime Minister has failed indigenous people time and time again, and one of the most glaring examples ...

Federal 2021

Mr. Speaker, unfortunately we see a perfect example of the kind of rhetoric that the NDP engages in. The reality is that we all recognize, as this government recognizes, that there is much more to ...

Federal 2021

Mr. Speaker, Canada is supposed to be a prosperous country.

However, according to the Macdonald-Laurier Institute's recently updated COVID misery index, Canada is suffering far more than comp...

Federal 2021

Mr. Speaker, once again, the Conservatives do not understand a thing about how Canada got through the pandemic.

We said from the start that we would be there to support Canadians. We were the...

Federal 2021

Mr. Speaker, the Liberal government is neglecting the heart and soul of our economy.

Small businesses have been suffering for months. They have racked up hundreds of billions of dollars in de...

Federal 2021

Mr. Speaker, I am surprised to hear this question coming from a Conservative.

For months, the Conservative Party has been complaining about how we invest too much in Canadians and spend too m...

Federal 2021

Mr. Speaker, the inflation rate is 3.6%, the highest level in the past decade.

The Liberals also promised to create one million jobs, but the only thing going up is the size of the debt.

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Federal 2021

Mr. Speaker, I am pleased that the Conservatives recognize that something must be done. What they can do this afternoon is vote in favour of the budget we presented.

Canadians need the extens...

Federal 2021

Mr. Speaker, the inflation rate in Canada is at a 10-year high, which means the cost of everything is going up, like food, groceries, gas and services. However, Canadian paycheques are stagnant and...