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QP Live: Tory reform under the gun

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‘Twas a week of reform in the House. Pierre Poilievre wants to change Canada’s electoral rules. Chris Alexander wants to change Canada’s citizenship rules. On a quiet Friday, when the House tends to feature more empty chairs and less ruckus than your typical day in Question Period, the opposition will pelt the government with its continued problems with the government’s latest reform.

Maclean’s is your home for the daily political theatre that is Question Period, when MPs trade barbs and take names for 45 minutes every day. If you’ve never watched, check out our primer, which we produced with J-Source. Today, QP runs from 11:15 a.m. until just past noon. We tell you who to watch, we stream it live, and we liveblog all the action. The whole thing only matters if you participate. Chime in on Twitter with #QP.


Pierre Poilievre, the Democratic Reform Minister, could be in the House. He represents an Ottawa riding and doesn’t have to fly back to his constituency for the weekend. Chris Alexander, the Immigration Minister, may not be in the House. Both of their files will be under the gun.



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