Minister Amarjeet Sohi’s comments perpetuate a divisive narrative that hurts the country and continue the government’s use of Bill C-69 as a political wedge.
Natural Resources Minister Amarjeet Sohi’s recent comments about the environmental assessment system turns up the heat on partisan politics at a time when exactly the opposite is needed, writes Marla Orenstein. The Hill Times photograph by Andrew Meade
At a challenging time for national unity and the state of our federation, federal Natural Resources Minister Amarjeet Sohi decided to poke Canadians in the eye.
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'Different leadership could have decided that ‘no, we won’t collaborate with you, because we don’t have to under the legislation,’ says Parliamentary Budget Officer Yves Giroux. 'We want legislation to be clarified.'