Saturday, Jan. 31, 2015
SUBSCRIBE | LOG IN
Sign up for the free daily email


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.  

To View the rest of this article, please choose one of the following

If you are already a subscriber

Subscribe to The Hill Times

Subscribe to the print and electronic editions and get instant access to The Hill Times online.


Sign Up for a free trial

For access to the website.



back to article Tory MP Wallace says Parliament’s budget approval of $250-billion needs to be cleaned up
Editor’s Note: Comments that appear on the site are not the opinion of The Hill Times. Personal attacks, name-calling, offensive language, and unsubstantiated allegations are not allowed.
For more information on our commenting policies, please see our Community Discussion Rules page. If you see a typo or error in a story, report it to us here news@hilltimes.com.

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.  

  

Parliamentary Calendar
Monday, February 2, 2015
HILL LIFE & PEOPLE SLIDESHOWS
Book of Negroes screening on Parliament Hill Jan. 27, 2015

The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright
Copies of Lawrence Hill's book, Book of Negroes.
The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright
Conservative MP Joyce Bateman, Lawrence Hill and Conservative MP Susan Truppe.
The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright
Conservative MP Joyce Bateman, Lawrence Hill and Conservative MP Susan Truppe.
The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright
Conservative MP Joyce Bateman, Lawrence Hill and Conservative MP Susan Truppe.
The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright
Conservative MPs Ray Boughen, Rob Clarke, John Barlow and Chris Warkentin.
The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright
Heather Bradley and Aunjanue Ellis
The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright
Heather Bradley and Aunjanue Ellis
The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright
Aunjanue Ellis, star of Book of Negroes.

MICHAEL DE ADDER'S TAKE