Mr. Speaker, the hon. member said something about the minister of public works that is absolutely inaccurate and has been categorically denied by him. I want to read in part from a statement that he issued today.
Mr. Gagliano repeats that the only correspondence by the staff in his constituency office...
—this is not from him—
—sought to enquire about the progress in the file of Maria Sicurella, who had applied for permanent resident status.
The hon. member should withdraw her allegation. The minister did not write a letter in the way she said, or any letter, in support—