The official opposition makes its budget demands
Did the pipeline industry inspire the changes?
The Liberal leadership candidate promises fewer free votes than the Conservatives did in 2006
Chris Selley points to one part of C-45, last year’s second budget implementation act.
Until C-45 passed, reserves wishing to lease off parts of their land to businesses had to
Scott Clark and Peter DeVries explain how to fix the budget process.
The use of Budget Omnibus Bills has grown to the point that they seriously undermine the credibility of
Conservative MP Larry Miller suggests opposition complaints about the size of this year’s omnibus budget bills are not to be taken seriously because he “never heard a peep out of
Wab Kinew explains the Idle No More protests.
2. #IdleNoMore is about the Environment
Idle No More started in part because of outrage that Bill C-45 reduced the number of
The latest budget bill draws aboriginal protests.
Chantal Chagnon, an aboriginal singer and drummer originally from the Muskeg Lake Cree Nation in Saskatchewan, said the omnibus bill violates First Nations’
Sitting and standing for hours and hours
The proposed amendments are presently being read into the record and put to voice votes in the House. As I type, Joe Comartin just read Motion 386, leaving just less
What’s the deal with the son of omnibus? Aaron Wherry explains
Scott Brison has submitted some 3,000 amendments to C-45 to be considered by the finance committee. The committee will inevitably run out of time to vote on all those amendments,
The opposition parties are unimpressed with how little time is being allowed for the study of C-45.
But NDP MP David Christopherson (Hamilton Centre, Ont.), chair of the Commons Public
The House is scheduled to be on break for the week of November 12 and the New Democrats and Liberals are thus concerned that the government’s schedule for study of
A recent poll from Forum Research.
‘Do you agree or disagree the government should be permitted to bundle many different types of legislation under one Omnibus Budget Bill?’
Ralph Goodale’s contribution to the C-45 debate.
The Conservatives passed a motion of time allocation yesterday that will limit second reading debate on C-45 to five days.
The CBC says the Conservatives will allow various parts of C-45, the latest budget implementation act, to be studied at the appropriate committees.