Mr. Speaker, I would recommend that the Minister of National Defence learn how to do his job properly.
According to the Pentagon, the economic spinoffs for Canada are two-thirds lower than what the Bloc-Conservative coalition claims. Furthermore, we are no longer talking about 5,000 planes, but rather 3,000. The Prime Minister and the Bloc Québécois are misleading Canadians and cannot guarantee any spinoffs from those contracts.
Does the coalition know that it is going to waste $3 billion of Canadian taxpayers' money and lose thousands—