March 24, 2011 (40th Parliament, 3rd Session)

LIB

Raymonde Folco (Interjection)

Liberal

Ms. Raymonde Folco

Mr. Speaker, I welcome the member to our committee. I say “our committee” because I have been sitting on it for a long time and I hope that she will have the chance to sit on it because it does a great deal of work. The report on poverty, to which I have referred, is the first of its kind in the House of Commons. It took a long time to produce it. We met with hundreds of people right across Canada.
Although I care a great deal for the people of Saskatchewan, we all need to look beyond one province and look to the population of all of Canada from sea to sea to sea.

Topic:   Government Orders
Subtopic:   The Budget
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