Online crime bill back on the House agenda

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October 1, 2014

Having disposed of the NDP-driven bid to authorize the Speaker to crack down on non-responsive replies during question period, the House returns to regular parliamentary business when the Chamber reopens for business this afternoon. Topping th...
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NDP bid to boost Speaker’s powers to meet its fate tonight

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September 30, 2014

Thanks to a bit of procedural fancy footwork by Government House Leader Peter Van Loan on Monday, MPs won't find out whether they'll get to vote on the New Democratic Party's bid to give House Speaker Andrew Scheer the power to police Question ...
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MPs to debate boosting Speaker’s power to police the House

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September 29, 2014

After what one can only hope was a weekend of sombre reflection on the state of Canada's parliamentary democracy, MPs return to the Hill to debate an NDP motion that would boost the disciplinary power of House of Commons Speaker Andrew Scheer b...
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Protesters descend on Hill to rally against PM’s Canada-EU summit

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September 26, 2014

Fresh from his three-day stint at the United Nations General Assembly opening in New York City, Prime Minister Stephen Harper returns to the capital to host a one-day Canada-European Union summit with visiting EU officials Herman Van Rompu...
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Online crime bill back on the House agenda

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October 1, 2014

Having disposed of the NDP-driven bid to authorize the Speaker to crack down on non-responsive replies during question period, the House returns to regular parliamentary business when the Chamber reopens for business this afternoon. Topping th...
Read More »

NDP bid to boost Speaker’s powers to meet its fate tonight

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September 30, 2014

Thanks to a bit of procedural fancy footwork by Government House Leader Peter Van Loan on Monday, MPs won't find out whether they'll get to vote on the New Democratic Party's bid to give House Speaker Andrew Scheer the power to police Question ...
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