The paralysis now in the Senate, as everyone there tries to figure out how they can get anything done with no one in charge, has drawn much sardonic criticism. But the catalyst for Trudeau’s smashing of the old structure was 10 years of old style Senate carpetbaggery. In this area as in so many others, the Conservative approach was to try half heartedly for reform, fail, then give up..
FINANCE MINISTER FIRES BACK AT TORIES: Finance Minister Bill Morneau is threatening to take the Conservatives to court after the official Opposition peppered him with questions about a stock sale that occurred before he introduced pension legislation in the House of Commons. Morneau calls the insinuations by Tory finance critic Pierre Poilievre “absurd” and says they have “no basis in any sort of fact.” Poilievre says a motion introduced by Morneau in December 2015 to raise income taxes on the highest earners caused the entire stock market to drop including the price of Morneau Shepell shares, 680,000 of which the minister sold off a week before the announcement. If Poilievre and others want to make such claims outside the Commons, where MPs enjoy the legal protection afforded by parliamentary privilege, they will be hearing from the minister’s lawyers, Morneau suggested Tuesday in a hastily called news conference on Parliament Hill.
Most own dogs, but there are some that have cats. Most of these animals are very social and well trained. Mostly due to their nomadic lifestyle and always being around people. The Halifax entrepreneur was travelling on business when she had to stop in Pictou County to have her car repaired. While waiting, she decided to watch a movie at the Roseland Theatre and purchased a ticket for the show. After taking her seat in the downstairs section of the theatre, she was told to move to the balcony because she had paid for the cheaper ticket.
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