REFORM ACT

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Chong's Reform Act Passes House Vote

OTTAWA - His zigzag journey has lasted more than a year, but Michael Chong has crossed one critical finish line in his bid to rebalance power between MPs and party leaders.The Conservative MP's bill,...
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Good News For Michael Chong

OTTAWA - A Conservative backbench MP's bill designed to restore a measure of power to MPs in Parliament has passed another critical hurdle.A Commons committee has finished its study of Michael Chong's...
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Will Reform Bill Makeover Help Chong?

OTTAWA - Two Conservative bills that would fundamentally change the Canadian electoral system, two very different approaches.On the one hand there is Tory MP Michael Chong, whose high-profile private...

A First Look at the Reform Act

The Act to Amend the Canada Elections Act and the Parliament of Canada Act (Reforms), already dubbed "The Reform Act," was only introduced in the House of Commons last week, but that didn't stop the p...