Canadian Question Period

Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper took questions from members in the last Question Period before the summer recess. Members… read more

Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper took questions from members in the last Question Period before the summer recess. Members focused on the economy with unemployment insurance and jobs being the dominant issues. Earlier in the week, the Conservative Party and the main opposition party, the Liberals, agreed to a deal that would preserve the Conservatives' minority government temporarily. The Liberals, at one point, threatened to bring the Conservatives' down in a confidence vote on supplementary budget estimates. close

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Canadian Question Period

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Program ID:
287173-1
Category:
International Telecasts
Format:
Foreign Legislature
Location:
Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
First Aired:
Jun 19, 2009
Last Aired:
Jun 20, 2009

Airing Details

  • Jun 19, 2009 | 6:02pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jun 19, 2009 | 8:59pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jun 19, 2009 | 11:17pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jun 20, 2009 | 3:23am EDT | C-SPAN 2

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