Tories to haul Trudeau before House Natural Resources Committee to explain his Alberta statements, opposition parties call it a ‘witch-hunt’

Conservative MPs have pushed through an unprecedented motion at the Commons Natural Resource committee calling Liberal leadership front-runner Justin Trudeau for a grilling over political comments he made two years ago alleging a negative Alberta influence over federal, social, and democratic policies through Prime Minister Stephen Harper and his government.

Alberta: Liberal leadership front-runner Justin Trudeau and Conservative MP Blaine Calkins. Mr. Calkins moved the motion to call Mr. Trudeau before the House Natural Resources Committee. The Hill Times photographs by Jake Wright

By Tim Naumetz

PUBLISHED : Thursday, Nov. 29, 2012 9:31 PM

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