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Tory MP Wallace says Parliament’s budget approval of $250-billion needs to be cleaned up

Conservative MP Mike Wallace says MPs should do a better job of voting on the government’s $250-billion in spending, but also said they don’t have the time, expertise, or resources to do the job. They should. 

 

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Conservative MP Mike Wallace, pictured at last summer's Tory caucus, is chair of the House Government Operations Committee.

A government backbencher is backing up Canada’s Parliamentary budget officer who is publicly calling for Parliament’s very critical, but archaic budget approval process to be cleaned up.  

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Tory MP Wallace says Parliament’s budget approval of $250-billion needs to be cleaned up

Conservative MP Mike Wallace says MPs should do a better job of voting on the government’s $250-billion in spending, but also said they don’t have the time, expertise, or resources to do the job. They should. 

 

The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright
Conservative MP Mike Wallace, pictured at last summer's Tory caucus, is chair of the House Government Operations Committee.

A government backbencher is backing up Canada’s Parliamentary budget officer who is publicly calling for Parliament’s very critical, but archaic budget approval process to be cleaned up.  

  

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Sunday, March 1, 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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