June 20, 2008 (39th Parliament, 2nd Session)


Pauline Picard

Bloc Québécois

Ms. Pauline Picard (Drummond, BQ)

Mr. Speaker, the people of Montreal are speaking out against the Conservatives' policies in Ottawa that are compromising our economic model. The Montreal metropolitan community or CMM, Montreal city council, the Montreal agglomeration council, which is an umbrella council for a hundred or so cities, as well as Quebec City, have all asked the Conservatives to reinstate funding for the economic development agencies.
What is the “scorched earth” minister waiting for to reverse his decision?

Topic:   Oral Questions
Subtopic:   Regional Economic Development
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