Last year Nova Scotia Liberal Mike Savage was the lone MP who took up the Canadian Paraplegic Association’s challenge to spend a day in a wheelchair. This year there were several politicians. The day ended with timed wheelchair races.
Justin Trudeau sees Martha Hall Findlay going sleeveless. So he goes sleeveless too.
Conservative Senator Nancy Greene Raine.
Winnipeg Conservative MP Steven Fletcher (left).
Fletcher and Trudeau in the electric wheelchair race.
Ontario NDP MP Tony Martin.
Green leader Elizabeth May acted as the starter. She reminded folks that green means go.
May saying “go” as Toronto Liberal MP Maria Minna, in red, races Ontario NDP MP Tony Martin.
Liberal Senator Larry Campbell.
Some of the attendees.