Immigration Minister Marco Mendicino says about 30,000 agriculture workers have arrived in Canada since the start of 2020.
‘Deep change is possible and it can happen fast,’ says the CEO of Ocean Wise Conservation Association, which helped push the Environment Minister among the most-lobbied in cabinet in the last two months.
Information Commissioner Caroline Maynard says the limitations some departments are facing to fill access requests, like needing to print out electronic documents, are ‘ridiculous.’
Taiwan was the most frequent— and expensive—destination, totalling $90,000 and making up 40 per cent of all claimed travel.
Quebec donations to CPC leadership candidates made up three per cent of the total they raised in the first quarter— down from seven per cent in the 2017 race—despite the province making up 23 per cent of the vote.
'We are getting too close to our worst-case scenario,' says CAPE, the union representing staff interpreters on Parliament Hill.
With the operation to bring far-flung Canadians home in the face of COVID-19 about ’80 per cent’ done, Liberal MP Rob Oliphant reflects on the Herculean task.
‘How do we tackle the core issue here around misogynist violence against women?' asks Senator Wanda Thomas Bernard. ‘That has to be a national issue.’