Environment Minister Catherine McKenna speaks to The Hill Times about selling her government's carbon pricing policy and what she's learned about the politics of climate action.
Michael Wernick and Jody Wilson-Raybould had a different interpretation of events, but Mr. Wernick told MPs he did not recall a decision against remediation for SNC-Lavalin was mentioned in a Sept. 17 meeting between the two and Trudeau. Ms. Wilson-Raybould told MPs she raised it.
The department is being treated as a ‘revolving door,’ Royal Canadian Legion dominion president Thomas Irvine told Senators on Feb. 27.
The department had until tonight to issue an order—called an authority to proceed—that would allow for an extradition hearing in British Columbia Supreme Court.
Marc Garneau also addresses questions on federal zero-emissions vehicle policy, modernizing the country's port authority system, and investments in improving trade routes in the North.
Plans for a national zero-emission vehicle strategy were announced in 2017, but without provincial consensus, the scope of a national policy will likely be narrowed.
SNC-Lavalin risks a takeover if it's convicted. But aside from likely outrage in Quebec, Ottawa can find other builders for its infrastructure plans if the company is banned from bidding on federal contracts, experts say
In a Q&A, the innovation minister also says a report on federal digital and data consultations should be released in the 'coming weeks.'