‘I spoke almost 100,000 words over four days,’ Poilievre sets a record for longest speech in the House
By Neil Moss, Emily HawsApr. 8, 2019
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Pierre Poilievre says he set a record for the longest speech in the House of Commons when he spoke over four days of the budget debate. Screen capture courtesy of the House of Commons
Over the course of four days last week, Conservative MP Pierre Poilievre was front and centre in the House of Commons as he staged a quasi-filibuster during the budget debate. He did so, he says, to bring attention to the SNC-Lavalin affair.
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