This House does not condemn Aaron Wherry December 1, 2010 Follow @aaronwherry Twitter Facebook Google+ Share LinkedIn Reddit Email Twitter Facebook Google+ Share LinkedIn Reddit Email 0 The Bloc motion calling on the House to condemn “the government’s decision to unilaterally extend the Canadian mission in Afghanistan until 2014″ was defeated by a count of 209-81 last night. For whatever it is worth, Open Parliament’s count shows five Liberal absences, though reportedly an unspecified two of those were due to illness. Twitter Facebook Google+ Share LinkedIn Reddit Email Browse 20112014AfghanistanBloc Québécoishouse of commonsParliament Advertisement About this author Aaron Wherry Macleans.ca administrator Aaron Wherry covers the House of Commons and its 308 residents for Maclean’s. Other articlesFrank talk: The politics and policy of pricing carbonThe Super Awesome Act of 2014 + 4 more posts this week Maclean's Top Stories The invisible man 0 Comments This Harper fellow is quite something, eh? 15 Comments The worst Ebola outbreak in history 3 Comments The next Seinfeld 2 Comments Week in pictures 2 Comments Advertisement Post navigation Previous The eternal trouble of drawing up a guest list Next How many?