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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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Monday, September 1, 2014
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Remembering Devon Jacobs Aug. 19, 2014

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Devon Jacobs, right, with Monte Solberg and Jim Armour at the 2012 Manning Networking Conference.

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Devon Jacobs with Liberal MP Scott Simms.

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Devon Jacobs with former colleague Jim Patrick, Liberal Leader Justin Trudeau and Liberal MP Mauril Belanger at the 2013 all-party party.

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Devon Jacobs, centre, with Conservative MPs (from left) Susan Truppe, Colin Carrie, Ted Opitz, Lynne Yelich and Eve Adams.

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