September 25, 1997 (36th Parliament, 1st Session)

NDP

Alexa McDonough

New Democratic Party

Ms. Alexa McDonough (Halifax, NDP)

Mr. Speaker, no amount of wriggling and slithering on this issue is going to get the government off the hook. The minister of fisheries knows perfectly well that Canadians were invited to testify and they failed to testify.
My question to the minister of fisheries is when is his government going to stand up for the interests of Canadian fishers in coastal communities?

Topic:   Oral Question Period
Subtopic:   Fisheries
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