Don In Parliament

“With Canadians struggling to afford medication, why would this government agree to a trade measure that increases the cost of prescription medicine?”

“Housing is not only a commodity; it is a necessity. It’s time the federal government treated it as such.”

“I wish to reiterate the NDP’s support for the vital initiative before us today and affirm our commitment to ensuring every Canadian who needs an organ or tissue transplant receives it. “

“Are the Liberals truly so desperate for a new NAFTA that they are willing to put Canadian lives at risk to get it?”

“Will the Prime Minister admit that his government’s approach is failing and tell this House what he plans to do to reverse this deadly epidemic?”

“Last night the Senate passed Bill C-45, important legislation that will positively change 100 years of legal, social, and economic attitudes towards cannabis.”

“Canadians deserve a timely, evidence-based cannabis law. C-45 is better than the status quo – but it is not legalization.”

“Jagmeet Singh and the NDP are advocating a policy of decriminalization and medical regulation of drugs as a means of responding to the opioid crisis.”

“This bill is the result of the vision of two bright high school students from my riding of Vancouver Kingsway, Ana Brinkerhoff and Nika Asgari from Sir Charles Tupper Secondary School.”

“What is this government’s plan to deal with these amendments so that Canadains get what they deserve: a fair and timely cannabis law?”