Government delays passage of its own bills, since it's the government that enjoys near total control of the House of Commons
Sen. Elaine McCoy
Independent Senator, Alberta
Elaine McCoy, QC has been an independent senator from Alberta since 2005, and was the first senator to hold the position of Facilitator (leader) for the Independent Senators Group.
Are we entitled to deny the benefit of our resources to people aspiring to a higher standard of living in other parts of the world or can we find a way to deliver the resource in a manner that does not unduly burden the planet with additional greenhouse gas emissions?
08/12/2011 09:04 EDT
This would be a great time in our history to have an "easy" button. Unfortunately, transformation does not come that easily. Even wind turbines represent the "pure embodiment of fossil fuels," because of all the steel and plastic required to build them.
07/19/2011 03:05 EDT
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