Keith AshfieldMinister of Fisheries and Oceans and Minister for the Atlantic Gateway
Mr. Speaker, the member's question has been addressed thoroughly. The efficiency measures under way will maintain the present levels of marine safety and service. The member may be forgetting, however, that while Liberals were content to tie up ships to rust at the dock, we have done the exact opposite.
Just last week I had the great honour to attend the naming ceremony for the first of the Hero Class mid-shore patrol vessels being built.