Feds trying to gut Fisheries Act under the radar, say two former federal Conservative fisheries ministers

John Fraser and Tom Siddon slam Conservatives on Bill C-38.

Budget bill: Tom Siddon, John Fraser, Fisheries Minister Keith Ashfield and Conservative MP John Weston. Mr. Fraser and Mr. Siddon are critical of the government's omnibus bill and say it will gut the Fisheries Act. Photographs by Jake Wright, and The Hill Times files

By Bea Vongdouangchanh

PUBLISHED : Friday, May 25, 2012 8:28 PM

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