Yes, that is right; the hon. whip is aware of that. That is a route that has already received federal support, and this is one more example of the federal government's support for the kind of project that is being put forward by the hon. member for Prince George-Peace River.
As I say, Madam Speaker, I certainly appreciate the thrust of his arguments in seeking my support for highways and communications in general in that great part of Canada, but the route and method that he is proposing in his bill are not ones that I can support.
Subtopic: ALASKA-YUKON HIGHWAY AUTHORITY ACT MEASURE TO DEVELOP CANADIAN SECTION OF ALASKA HIGHWAY