Bloc plays autonomy card while NDP defends marginalized in Throne speech responses
While the separatist Bloc Quebecois stood in defence of Quebec’s autonomy, the New Democrats assumed their traditional role as defenders of the poor and marginalized.
MORE PIPELINES: Kenney mocks Quebec for propane crisis
Alberta Premier Jason Kenney mocks Quebec’s propane shortage.
BLOC HEAD: Blanchet says Alberta does not send cheque to Quebec
Bloc Quebecois leader Yves-François Blanchet has attacked Alberta Premier Kenney saying that he needs to “start explaining things with truth.”
WATCH: Alberta’s Kenney calls Quebec’s Blanchet ‘arrogant’
Alberta Premier Jason Kenney has some impassioned words for Quebecers and some fighting words for the leader of the Bloc Quebecois, Yves-François Blanchet.
BLOC HEAD: Blanchet suggests oil development costs Quebec billions despite receiving billions from Alberta annually
Despite Quebec benefitting in the billions annually from Alberta oil production, the Bloc Quebecois leader rudely claimed Quebec is getting a bad deal.
WATCH: All the Canadian leaders running in the 2019 election explained
Vancouver-based YouTube host and Washington Post political columnist J.J. McCullough has your explainer on the Canadian leaders running in Canada’s election.