"This is a problem that exists in a culture that tolerates these behaviours."
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It consists of four Liberal MPs, two Conservatives and one New Democrat.
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Here's what to expect when the House returns.
“Some would call this the ‘glass cliff.’”
Trudeau will still take all the questions at least once a week.
Government House leader Bardish Chagger is also deferring a proposal to eliminate Friday sittings.
The Liberal government announced late Sunday that it plans to press ahead and unilaterally change some of the rules of the House of Commons.
Sometimes body language speaks the loudest.
"Justin Trudeau is not entitled to just arbitrarily make changes to the House of Commons rules."
The two opposition parties are set to resume their filibuster at a House committee.
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Conservative and New Democrats had started a protest at the procedures committee last month.
The ICLMG simply cannot support Bill C-22 in its current form. Not only will it not create a Committee of Parliamentarians capable of real and strong oversight over our national security apparatus, its mere creation will give Canadians the impression that proper parliamentary oversight exists - which will not be the case.
The Conservatives argue that the Liberals are trying to ram through the changes without adhering to the customary practice of making changes to House procedures through consensus, not by majority.
It was a wild, wild day in the House.
Trudeau deflected the questions.
The Trudeau government is suggesting a number of reforms to parliamentary rules.
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No matter how one viewed the political fundraising that is fast becoming an albatross around my political party's neck, one would have thought that House of Commons is definitely the place to talk about it. The people's business belongs and can be discussed -- must be discussed -- in the People's House.
The Liberals floated the idea of Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) during the election campaign, but scant notice was taken by the media or the business community. But SBIR can be a very powerful catalyst for innovation and we must not allow this idea to be relegated to the policy back burner.
The prime minister has come under fire for attending private fundraisers at wealthy Liberal donors’ home
Tory rival says she's being used.
Debate over fundraising practices gets personal.
$220K in relocation expenses for 5 staffers in Prime Minister's Office.
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The Grit caucus is meeting in Quebec this week.
History has been made in Canada.
Bardish Chagger won her first election in October.
She will replace Liberal veteran Dominic LeBlanc.
Liberals are accused of breaking their own ad rules.
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Simply put, sports has a way of connecting people. When you throw on your team colours, you're no longer a Sikh, Jew, Christian, White, or Black. You're simply a fan. And the only thing that matters in that moment is realizing the dream of seeing your team lift up the trophy one day and host a parade on your home streets.
More cynical commentators in Ottawa dismissed the newly minted Minister of Innovation, Science and Economic Development and Minister of Science portfolios as a simple rebrand of pre-existing cabinet posts. In some ways, that was an understandable reaction. After all the new Liberal government was widely criticized by opposition parties for being heavy on style and light on substance.