The Advocate asked the following questions to Laurie Scott:

How hard did Minister Scott fight to retain this program for Lindsay in her riding?

What did she say about it?

Why wasn’t she successful?

How can she tolerate this when she knows there are so many people in her riding who are depending on that money — from entrepreneurs, to single parents, to working poor people?

Laurie Scott’s response, in its entirety, is as follows: …