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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Even as the commission said the regulator should have the power to impose fines or administrative penalties as a deterrent against a pattern of non-compliance, it warned against Germany’s 'reactive' approach.
NDP MP Richard Cannings says with global demand for oil trending down—a trend set to accelerate if needed climate policies are pursued—it ‘calls into question the whole viability’ of the multibillion-dollar project.
The Jan. 18 online meeting was a regular monthly meeting aimed to update MPs and riding volunteers about 'party’s tools and resources to stay connected with Canadians in virtual ways that respect public health guidelines,' says Braeden Caley, senior director, communication with the Liberal Party