Hon. John Manley (Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Finance, Lib.)
Mr. Speaker, there have been funds made available for public transit in a significant way, not only through the infrastructure program, but that vehicle is also available through the climate change funds that were proposed in the last budget.
The point here is to create more availability of public transit. That is what the challenge has been in many of our cities and that is where the federal government is directly implicated.
Subtopic: Urban Affairs