Witnesses: Canadian Co-operative Association: John Anderson, Director, Government Affairs and Public Policy; John Julian, Director, International Communication and Policy. Canadian Union of Public Employees: Toby Sanger, Senior Economist. Canadian Olympic Committee: Christopher Rudge, Chief Executive Officer and Secretary General, Toronto Office; Thérèse Brisson, Director, Toronto Office. Canadian Natural Gas Vehicle Alliance: Peter Valiquet, Treasurer. Canada's Research-Based Pharmaceutical Companies (Rx&D): Russell Williams, President; Debbie Murray, Director, Policy Development. Partnership Group for Science and Engineering: Rees Kassen, Chair; Denis A. St-Onge, Past Chair. Canadian Alliance of Student Associations: Arati Sharma, National Director; Spencer Keys, Policy and Research Officer. Canadian Healthcare Association: Pamela Fralick, President and Chief Executive Officer; Denise Desautels, Director, Policy and Communications. Canadian Teachers' Federation: Mary-Lou Donnelly, President; John Staple, Deputy Secretary General. Canadian Energy Pipeline Association: Brenda Kenny, President and Chief Executive Officer. Directors Guild of Canada: Brian Anthony, National Execuive Director and Chief Executive Officer. Grain Growers of Canada: Richard Phillips, Executive Director; Sheri Strydhorst, Executive Director.