Reader questions MP

Reader questions MP

There are 6 comments on the The Independent and Free Press story from Oct 8, 2009, titled Reader questions MP. In it, The Independent and Free Press reports that:

Mr. Chong, Ia m writing to you because Ia d like to understand the reason you and the rest of the a oenewa Conservative Party chose to vote against bill C-304 . I dona t understand how a party that claims to have the interests of ALL Canadians in their hearts and minds wona t step up to the plate and do something for the many Canadians that would ...

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No Shame

Toronto, Canada

#1 Oct 9, 2009
Why is it that governments (politicians) employ shady companies, have auditors and inspectors and yet it is mostly the media that uncovers the dirt.

Is it not time for us to take a deeper look into the entire system under which our politicians operate????
GST guy

Toronto, Canada

#2 Oct 12, 2009
a few Spammers here

Toronto, Canada

#3 Oct 14, 2009
yet some Real info after wading thru jealous WebMasters posting junk personal attacks, it appears here too

as it's interesting this info wasn't supplied by via
government payments

Toronto, Canada

#4 Oct 15, 2009
Partisan cheques put Tories in hot water

Images of MPs handing over government payments emblazoned with Conservative Party logo prompt PMO warning
debate questions

Toronto, Canada

#5 Feb 11, 2010
Ignatieff sends list of questions for BC politicians to ask Harper

Federal Liberal Leader Michael Ignatieff says he has a favour to ask of B.C. politicians who will hear Prime Minister Stephen Harper speak inside the B.C. legislature today.


Related Topix: Stephen Harper, North America, World News
any decorum there

Toronto, Canada

#6 Sep 20, 2010
The sst Question Period of the fall session of Parliament mercifully concluded just minutes ago.

True to form, it was laden with partisan jabs, name calling, and cheap shots. Sadly, substance need not apply.

As we were lucky enough to watch these antics from our office, we thought to ourselves,

"It would be as easy to predict the sun rising in the morning as it is to predict the lack of civility in Parliament."

We owe it to Canadians to see our Parliamentarians rise above petty partisan politics.

There is so much at stake.

Be it our fragile economic recovery,

the accelerating pace of climate change,

the plight of the millions of our fellow citizens living below the poverty line,

or any of a multitude of issues facing us each and every day.

We desperately need leadership in the House of Commons to deal with the affairs of state.

As we enter the 3rd year of our 3rd minority Parliament since 2004,

we are under the threat of facing our fourth election in six years at any time.

It could be tomorrow, next week, or next month.

Fortunately, when the election is called,

Greens will also be in a position to become the voice of reason we so desperately need in Parliament.

Across the country, women and men are stepping forward with an insatiable desire to earn the privilege to represent Canadians as Green Party Members of Parliament.

Each are dedicated to restoring decorum in Parliament and become your voice within those hallowed halls...

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