Crime Bill Omnibus

Tories Hope You're Too Bored To Care About the Budget

Mark Crowley | Posted 08.13.2012 | Canada Politics
Mark Crowley

Right now, MPs are in parliament for an unprecedented marathon of voting on proposed changes and deletions to the omnibus budget Bill C-38. Of course, you might say most Canadians were sleeping and don't care. That is the kind of logic the Conservative Party uses and wants everyone to accept.

Hope Still for Grassroots Democracy

Sen. Art Eggleton | Posted 02.17.2012 | Canada Politics
Sen. Art Eggleton

Last week we saw a glimmer of hope for our democratic future with the mobilization of tens of thousands of Canadians who came together in a dramatic display of engagement and concern for their country in response to the Conservatives passing bill C-10, the omnibus crime bill now before the Senate.