UNC Senator Wade Mark shows a letter from the Parliament during a press conference at the Office of the Leader of the Opposition, Charles Street, Port-of- Spain, yesterday.

The United National Congress boycotted parliament yet again, this time staying away from a sitting of the senate. They say at least two government senators were in contact with the Prime Minister and they’re insisting that those senators be tested, and the parliament sanitised before they return. But reporter Akash Samaroo challenged why they had an in-person press conference with members of the media who may have also been in contact with the Prime Minister just a couple weeks ago. Here’s what they had to say.