Prime Minister Justin Trudeau sees a like-minded ally in Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte in the fight against climate change. Mr. Rutte has called on the European Union to impose tougher measures to cut emissions.
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau clutches a folder labelled 'PM' on his way to the national caucus meeting on Wednesday, Oct. 24. Mr. Trudeau briefly fielded questions from reporters on whether the government plans to suspend its contract to sell light-armoured vehicles to the Saudi government in the wake of the murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi. During the scrum, the prime minister said, 'As we get clarity on, on what actually happened to Jamal Khashoggi, Canadians and people around the world will expect consequences.' The Hill Times photograph by Andrew Meade
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Liberal MP Omar Alghabra is the ‘first parliamentary secretary to be tasked to exercise leadership in this area,’ according to the Prime Minister's Office, but unions say they haven’t heard from him yet.
'We will not accept a situation where we are not being given the information we are looking for,' says Transport Minister Marc Garneau of the deadly Jan. 8 plane crash in Iran that left 57 Canadians dead.
'They’ll probably disregard a lot, and, say, ‘Well, that was Andrew, I’m a different person, and I won’t have the same challenges that he had. My approach will be different,' says Conservative MP Stephanie Kusie.