Tory MP used public funds to back can...

Tory MP used public funds to back candidate

There are 2 comments on the CBC News story from Nov 9, 2010, titled Tory MP used public funds to back candidate. In it, CBC News reports that:

Departing MP Greg Thompson used publicly funded House of Commons resources to back his political successor.

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Toronto, Canada

#1 Nov 10, 2010
Most of the people who make these decisions grow up in cities and don't know what really happens in rural parts of the country ...
alter ego

Toronto, Canada

#2 Nov 10, 2010
... A rule that favour political parties over independent riding representatives -

guess that's what Canadians get from the elite demanding that only they can make all of the rules.

The political system in Canada would be far less corrupt if

political parties had no legal right or ability to collect donations

until an election campaign either.

Canada needs political reform,

this biased rule is one of many ...

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