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Quebec's travelling journalist: October 2011 Archives

Public Security Minister promises flood victims faster financial aid

Richelieu ValleyCBC's roving reporter Marika Wheeler was in the Richelieu Valley earlier this month. Here is her report into the hurdles people affected by the floods are encountering when trying to access government relief.

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Public Security Minister Robert Dutil responds.

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For a full-length version of Marika Wheeler's interview with Robert Dutil, click here.

Marika Wheeler's full interview with Robert Dutil

Some impatient flood victims in the Richelieu valley and eastern Quebec should start receiving government cheques soon. Many people in those regions say they don't have enough money to begin repairs for flood damage suffered several months ago. In an interview with CBC's Marika Wheeler, Public security minister Robert Dutil says that will soon change.

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