Mr. Speaker, it is my privilege to present a petition on behalf of the community of Rick Hansen Public School calling upon the Government of Canada to fulfill its obligation to the families of Canada by recognizing the value of early childhood learning and safe, affordable child care. A taxable $100 a month allowance does not create a child care system. Parents are asking for safe, affordable, regulated child care in Canada
In the House of Commons on February 23rd, 2007. See this statement in context.