Plus, Foreign Affairs Minister François-Philippe Champagne says he spoke with his Iranian counterpart about the ongoing effort to retrieve the flight recorders from PS752, which was shot down by Iran earlier this year, and the Senate will hear from cabinet ministers Bardish Chagger, Ahmed Hussen, and Bill Blair on Thursday.
Some 8.41 million Canadians have received the benefit, costing the federal coffers an estimated $43.5-billion. The Hill Times photograph by Andrew Meade
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Justin Trudeau's Liberals should ensure they don’t end up in anymore ethical controversies, as these scandals lead people to think that it is ‘time for change,’ says Innovative Research president Greg Lyle.
'My primary concern was to make sure that the public service could fully support its recommendation, that without a doubt, WE Charity was the right, and indeed, the only partner to deliver the program,' says Mr. Trudeau.
'Canada is proud of being an independent country, or a country with its own independent foreign policy, so I hope that Canada is wise enough to make its own decision,' says Cong Peiwu, China's ambassador to Canada.