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 articlesWhen novice MPs decide political life isn't for themFrank talk on climate change: Does the IMF want to kill jobs? + 1 more posts this week Maclean's Top Stories What would have come after a Yes 8 Comments Discount airlines are coming 1 Comment Simple pre-eclampsia test could save lives 0 Comments A lesson from Wal-Mart 0 Comments The quiz 0 Comments Advertisement Post navigation Previous The eternal trouble of drawing up a guest list Next How many?