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PQ minister argues Canadian politicians are afraid of secular debate

This week on The House, guest-host Chris Hall talks about Quebec’s proposed Charter of Values with PQ minister Bernard Drainville. Then, Transport Minister Lisa Raitt discusses the latest developments in the Lac-Mégantic investigation.

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