April 20, 2004 (37th Parliament, 3rd Session)


Suzanne Tremblay

Bloc Québécois

Mrs. Suzanne Tremblay (Rimouski—Neigette-et-la Mitis, BQ)

Mr. Speaker, even Pierrette Ringuette, vice-chair of the Liberal committee studying the issue of employment insurance, finds that the threshold of 910 hours imposed on new entrants into the labour force is too high and prevents many people from obtaining benefits.
Does the Prime Minister agree with Ms. Ringuette's rather harsh opinion?

Topic:   Oral Question Period
Subtopic:   Employment Insurance
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