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Won't you please feel sorry for Jason Kenney?

The immigration minister is saddened by the tone of Parliament

The Immigration Minister is saddened by the tone of Parliament.

He dismissed opposition calls for his resignation, saying the scale of the error does not justify it. “The value of the letterhead involved here is probably a couple of dollars … The fact that this is even a question demonstrates how hyper-partisan the current environment has become.”

A check of Open Parliament’s records shows that Kenney, during his time as an opposition MP, demanded the resignation or dismissal of five cabinet ministers, one senator and one member of the Prime Minister’s staff.

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