House of Commons of Canada

MPs should put down their phones and get back to governing

Our editorial: Canada faces significant challenges in the coming year. Surely responding to those is more interesting than a cellphone game.

Why heckling during Question Period can get ugly, especially for women MPs

A new report finds that women are more likely to hear heckling that focuses on gender, intelligence, age, race or ethnicity, and appearance
Tory revolt

How a backbench revolt turned into a debate over the power of all MPs

The issue isn’t abortion -- it’s democratic reform

The @ pack of Parliament Hill

Thumbs at the ready, this gang of MPs have tapped the awesome power of Twitter—140 characters at a time