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Election 2015 An Unwritten Issue- The Senate

An excellent non-partisan, investigative look at the Canadian Government since 2006 under PM Harper is to be found in Michael Harris’ Party of One (2014, Viking). 845 more words

Election 2015

Parliament Hill shooting top political story of 2014: exclusive poll

WATCH: 2015 promises to be a thrilling year, politically, but 2014 certainly had its fair share of highs and lows. Jacques Bourbeau takes a look back. 632 more words


Senate Clerk Gary O'Brien, who tried to 'clean the place up,' resigns

The top official in the Senate’s administration, who tried to “clean the place up,” according to court documents, is resigning less than two years before the end of his term. 488 more words


The Gargoyle: Senate suspension anniversary passes quietly

A Senate anniversary passed quietly this week.

The news on Wednesday of two MPs suspended from the Liberal caucus came on the anniversary of the Senate suspending three senators without pay: Patrick Brazeau, Mike Duffy and Pamela Wallin. 705 more words


The Gargoyle: What the children saw

Parliament is taking a breather next week for Remembrance Day. Meanwhile, here’s some of what The Gargoyle observed this past week:

First impressions

The children of members of Parliament got a front-row seat for one of the most explosive days the Hill has seen this year. 969 more words


MP Dean Del Mastro announces plan to reopen defence

Dean Del Mastro announced Monday that he would try to introduce new evidence to reopen his trial even as MPs began to debate how they could expel him from the House of Commons. 897 more words


Senators' optional travel plunges after Wallin audit

Senators have slashed their optional travel spending by more than half in the year since an audit criticizing Sen. Pamela Wallin’s travel habits was released, new spending figures show. 864 more words