Legislation

MPs using tours, lobbying this summer to gain support for private member’s bills

A number of MPs with private member's bills before the House or soon to be introduced are using their time off the Hill to push their legislative initiatives.

NDP MP Guy Caron with Margo Murphy, president of the Conception Bay Chamber of Commerce, left. Right, Liberal MP Ahmed Hussen with members of Boilermakers Union Local 146 and the Canadian Building Trades. Both MPs have done regional summer tours promoting their private member's bills. Photographs courtesy of Guy Carron's and Ahmed Hussen's Twitter

By RACHEL AIELLO

PUBLISHED : Monday, Aug. 22, 2016 12:00 AM

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