ST. JOHN’S – As businesses and the economy start re-opening, New Democrats are calling on the government to invest in building a universal child care and early learning system that delivers the help families need to go back to work. The key is ensuring there’s enough money to do the job.
Question Period - Harris calls for Public Safety Committee to reconvene, for Minister to address systemic racism
Mr. Jack Harris: Thank you, Madam Chair… with so many recent reports and video of police using force, sometimes deadly force, and violence against indigenous and black people in Canada, I've called for the public safety committee to reconvene. If the members agree, will the minister come to the committee and provide concrete answers as to how the government intends to address racism inherent in Canada's law enforcement and, in particular, the RCMP?