Jean Crowder, MP (Nanaimo-Cowichan):
Madam Speaker, I am rising on a question that I raised in June with regard to the number of children living in poverty in Canada. I was quoting numbers of over 100,000 children in British Columbia, but I want to put this into a national context.
In an article in The Vancouver Sun on September 26, Paul Kershaw indicated a number of grim statistics. He says: