Archive for February 13th, 2013

Not often seen in Question Period: Zombies

- February 13th, 2013
Pat Martin NDP MP

New Democratic Party Member of Parliament Pat Martin speaks during Question Period in the House of Commons on Parliament Hill in Ottawa February 13, 2013. (REUTERS/Chris Wattie)

Can’t say I’ve seen this subject come up in the House of Commons before. From today’s Question Period …

Mr. Pat Martin (Winnipeg Centre, NDP) : Mr. Speaker, I rise today to salute the Center for Disease Control in Atlanta and the province of Quebec for putting in place emergency measures to deal with the possibility of an invasion of zombies. Read more…

Marc Garneau takes dead aim at Justin Trudeau

- February 13th, 2013

Right now on Parliament Hill, Liberal leadership candidate Marc Garneau is taking dead aim at the front runner in that race, Justin Trudeau:

In the recent past, we put our faith as a party in one individual without asking the tough questions.

The result was that we chose our leader through a coronation rather than a contest.

It was a mistake.

[Read the rest of  the statement Marc Garneau made.