June 3, 2008 (39th Parliament, 2nd Session)


Monte Solberg


Hon. Monte Solberg (Minister of Human Resources and Social Development, CPC)

Mr. Speaker, first, I know I speak on behalf of all members in congratulating the member on making her decision. We thank her for her service in this place.
I also know this party is very committed to ensure that women in our country have equal access to employment insurance today. Almost 80% of women have access to employment insurance and 98% have access to special benefits.
More important, we are ensuring that all Canadians, including women, have access to training that will help them step into a job in one of the hottest job markets in our history.

Topic:   Oral Questions
Subtopic:   Employment Insurance
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