Mr. Speaker, I indicated the exact same thing a few minutes ago. Everything is done on merit and humanitarian and compassionate grounds. The hon. member might want to turn around and ask his own members just how many of those permits they have received on that side of the House, because I can tell members that they received a whole lot of humanitarian and compassionate decisions.
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