The rifle has been used in several U.S. mass shootings.
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Bob Zimmer tabled a petition calling for the AR-15 to be reclassified.
You may remember Paul Calandra from his question period musings about lemonade stands.
"So we had almost 1,200 women murdered because they didn't have a job?" asked his NDP opponent incredulously.
"You have to be capable of going to work."
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A Conservative MP is urging the government to reject a UN anti-arms trafficking treaty Canada signed in 2002
Around 9 p.m. Israel time on Tuesday, Liberal MP Gerry Byrne and a group of Canadian parliamentarians were forced to take cover in one of many bomb shelters across Israel when a siren warned of missiles fired from Gaza headed for Jerusalem, the nation's capital. While all emerged safely, the experience -- and the knowledge that several missiles landed in the city's vicinity -- will not be soon forgotten. Being Canadian is among the greatest gifts in an often-dangerous world.