Canadian Question Period

Canadian Prime Minister Paul Martin and members of his cabinet took questions from members on a number of issues including recent political… read more

Canadian Prime Minister Paul Martin and members of his cabinet took questions from members on a number of issues including recent political scandals involving advertising firms and kickbacks to the Liberal Party. The leader of the Conservative opposition was expected to introduce a no-confidence motion in the House of Commons as a result of the scandals. Questioning was often heated and focused on a number of domestic issues that opposition leaders were trying to use to rally support for their challenge to the prime minister. 

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Canadian Question Period

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Program ID:
190063-1
Category:
International Telecasts
Format:
Foreign Legislature
Location:
Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
First Aired:
Nov 22, 2005
Last Aired:
Nov 23, 2005

Airing Details

  • Nov 22, 2005 | 2:18pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Nov 23, 2005 | 6:09am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Nov 23, 2005 | 10:32am EST | C-SPAN 2

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