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Dear Mr. Prime Minister, please prorogue Parliament promptly

Who's on first, who's on second, who's on third, and our embarrassing opposition parties in the House

A funny thing happened to me while I was watching Question Period last week. Listening to the debate, I realized that we actually don't have any economic concerns in Canada any longer, that medicare is now a problem of the past, that the safety of our borders is not an issue since the frontline workers wear life vests, and that the softwood lumber from British Columbia now flows freely to the south of the border with no surtax.

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Dear Mr. Prime Minister, please prorogue Parliament promptly

Who's on first, who's on second, who's on third, and our embarrassing opposition parties in the House

A funny thing happened to me while I was watching Question Period last week. Listening to the debate, I realized that we actually don't have any economic concerns in Canada any longer, that medicare is now a problem of the past, that the safety of our borders is not an issue since the frontline workers wear life vests, and that the softwood lumber from British Columbia now flows freely to the south of the border with no surtax.

  

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Saturday, February 28, 2015
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Hill media, staffers send off PMO's Jason MacDonald at the Métropolitain Brasserie's bar Feb. 20, 2015

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Bloomberg's Theo Argitis and PMO chief of staff Ray Novak.
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The PMO's outgoing Director of Communications Jason MacDonald.
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PMO executive assistant Stephen Staley, PMO special assistant Myles Atwood, and Tory Party national campaign manager Jenni Byrne.
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PMO deputy chief of staff Howard Anglin and Postmedia's Stephen Maher.
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The Ottawa Citizen's Jason Fekete with the man of the hour, Jason MacDonald.
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The Toronto Star's Tonda MacCharles.
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CBC's Chris Hall and Melissa Lantsman, Finance Minister Joe Oliver's director of communications.
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Michael White, Finance Minister Joe Oliver's policy director.

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