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The Hon. Elizabeth  Hubley Senator Elizabeth Hubley represents the province of Prince Edward Island. Appointed to the Senate by the Rt. Honourable Jean Chrétien, she has served in the Senate of Canada since March 8, 2001.

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Statement made on 25 November 2009 by Senator Francis Fox (retired)

Hon. Francis Fox:

Honourable senators, I have a question for the minister. I am interested to know, in a purely non-partisan way, as is my usual fashion, what positive spin the minister might put on the fact that there are now 800,000 people on Employment Insurance in Canada, which is an increase of over 63 per cent from last year.

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