Senate Liberals, three Conservatives vote against controversial union financial transparency bill.
House of Commons
• C-11, Priority Hiring for Injured Veterans Bill (second reading)
• C-33, First Nations Control of First Nations Education Act (committee, on hold)
• C-48, Modernization of Canada’s Grain Industry Act (second reading)
• C-49, Price Transparency Act (second reading)
Monday, June 15
• The House will consider Bill C-59, the Economic Action Plan 2015 Act, No. 1, at third reading.
• The House Public Accounts Committee will meet in-camera to discuss information technology investments at the Canada Border Services Agency.
• The Senate Human Rights Committee will meet to examine Canada’s international and national human rights obligations.
• The Senate Official Languages Committee will meet to continue studying Bill S-205, an Act to amend the Official Languages Act.
On Sunday, Toronto didn't have to wait for the rain to stop for the rainbows to appear, or the politicians. Pictured here, federal and Ontario Liberal leaders Justin Trudeau and Kathleen Wynne, joined by MPs Chrystia Freeland, Carolyn Bennett, and Bob Rae. Candidates Bill Morneau, Salma Zahid, and Bill Blair were there, too.
NDP Leader Tom Mulcair, really playing up the beard thing at this year's pride.
Green Party Leader Elizabeth May alongside candidates Gord Miller, Mike Schreiner, and deputy leader of the Green Party of Ontario, Mark Daye.
A first this year was a Conservative contingent actually walking in the parade. They were calling themselves the LGTBTories. Among them were MP Bernard Trottier, candidate for Toronto-Centre Julian Di Battista, and Status of Women and Labour Minister Kellie Leitch.
NDP Toronto MPs Matthew Kellway and Craig Scott, with Ontario NDP Leader Andrea Horwath and candidate for Toronto-Centre Linda McQuaig.
Liberal MP Carolyn Bennett carrying the banner with the Women's College Hospital in the parade.