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Government Business No. 9  Madam Chair, earlier today the leader of the official opposition asked me about an unsolicited proposal regarding social entrepreneurship sent by the WE organization to officials on April 9. As I said, to the best of my knowledge the proposal was not sent to my office by WE. To

July 22nd, 2020House debate

Justin TrudeauLiberal

COVID-19 Pandemic and Other Matters  Mr. Speaker, from the beginning, we have welcomed the questions and proposals from opposition parties on improving the various programs we have put forward, and we have incorporated many of them. I can assure Canadians that we will continue to support them in this recovery. We w

July 22nd, 2020House debate

Justin TrudeauLiberal

COVID-19 Pandemic and Other Matters  Mr. Speaker, all Canadians, especially members of the public service, have the right to a safe and secure workplace. That is extremely important. That is why, on June 22, we established a program to increase protections—

July 22nd, 2020House debate

Justin TrudeauLiberal

COVID-19 Pandemic and Other Matters  Mr. Speaker, obviously every Canadian has the right to a safe, secure workspace that is free from harassment. That is extremely important. That is why we moved forward on June 22 with announcements on strengthening the oversight in federally regulated agencies and environments, i

July 22nd, 2020House debate

Justin TrudeauLiberal

COVID-19 Pandemic and Other Matters  Mr. Speaker, given this unprecedented pandemic, we had to bring in a program to help millions of Canadians who lost their revenue. We will continue to support Canadians in different ways moving forward.

July 22nd, 2020House debate

Justin TrudeauLiberal

COVID-19 Pandemic and Other Matters  Mr. Speaker, this government has been there for Canadians through this pandemic, and we will continue to be there for Canadians and support families like theirs through this difficult time. We know that the relaunch is beginning to happen in some sectors, but not everyone has a

July 22nd, 2020House debate

Justin TrudeauLiberal

COVID-19 Pandemic and Other Matters  Mr. Speaker, throughout this pandemic, we have responded to the needs of Canadians by adjusting programs and extending programs. We will continue to support Canadians through this pandemic.

July 22nd, 2020House debate

Justin TrudeauLiberal

COVID-19 Pandemic and Other Matters  Mr. Speaker, throughout this pandemic, this government has been there for Canadians. Eight million Canadians are receiving the CERB and millions more are on the wage subsidy. We will continue to support Canadians as the recovery happens and the economy gets going again.

July 22nd, 2020House debate

Justin TrudeauLiberal

COVID-19 Pandemic and Other Matters  Mr. Speaker, what we have done since the beginning of this pandemic has been there for Canadians. We have been investing and supporting Canadians who lost their jobs, who lost their paycheques, who are facing uncertainty. Eight million Canadians are receiving the CERB, and there

July 22nd, 2020House debate

Justin TrudeauLiberal

COVID-19 Pandemic and Other Matters  No, Mr. Speaker, I am not concerned. Yesterday, we passed an essential bill that will ensure that the emergency wage subsidy applies to more businesses and for a longer period of time. Last week, we negotiated a $19-billion agreement with the provinces and territories for a safe

July 22nd, 2020House debate

Justin TrudeauLiberal

COVID-19 Pandemic and Other Matters  Mr. Speaker, as I have said, the public service worked out the details of the arrangement. I want to emphasize that, since the beginning of the pandemic, we have taken a creative and robust approach to delivering assistance to Canadians during this unprecedented situation. We ha

July 22nd, 2020House debate

Justin TrudeauLiberal

COVID-19 Pandemic and Other Matters  Mr. Speaker, a prime minister has a great deal of work to do and I am managing numerous files concurrently. The main issue I am dealing with is of course this pandemic, the economic and health crisis currently facing millions of Canadians. We are delivering for them. Furthermor

July 22nd, 2020House debate

Justin TrudeauLiberal

COVID-19 Pandemic and Other Matters  Mr. Speaker, I attend many meetings on various topics every day.

July 22nd, 2020House debate

Justin TrudeauLiberal

COVID-19 Pandemic and Other Matters  Mr. Speaker, I do not have the answer to that right at my fingertips. We will have a look and I will try to provide my hon. colleague with a better response that will show that my time is spent on delivering to Canadians.

July 22nd, 2020House debate

Justin TrudeauLiberal

COVID-19 Pandemic and Other Matters  Mr. Speaker, I would not want the hon. member opposite to judge my mental focus. I can assure him that the work I do is focused on the well being of Canadians. However, the opposition parties are spending far more time on this issue than on anything else. I can assure the hon.

July 22nd, 2020House debate

Justin TrudeauLiberal