Government House Leader Jay Hill says, 'A small party like the NDP can basically tie up a piece of legislation forever.'
Conservative MP Scott Reid says the principle of representation by population would be the main reason for the bill.
Commons to vote on Liberals' non-confidence vote, NDP likely to support it.
Finance Minister Jim Flaherty to table his budget update report. Grits to vote against Tories.
Libs to table non-confidence motion on Sept. 30 or Oct. 1, but say the government wants to trigger an election. Tories say Liberals are to blame.
If the government's not defeated in the first week, the Libs will have other opportunities this month.
House session marked by 'name-calling, bullying, and mean-spiritedness.'
While the government says 80 per cent of $29-billion for one year is 'already being implemented,' only 65.2 per cent of the allocated money has actually begun to flow.
The Conservatives hope to move as many law and order bills through the legislative process as they possibly can before the House is scheduled to adjourn on June 23.
Faced with the government's rich campaign advertising machine, the federal Liberals call for some restrictions.
The House confidence vote will likely take place between June 16-18, says Government House Leader Jay Hill.
The Tories have been in power for more than three years, and still don't have a plan.
And commissioner of environment Scott Vaughan to release first audit of climate change plans under Kyoto Implementation Act.
Conservative Senator Hugh Segal says let the people decide, put 'legitimacy' question to rest.
Canadian Association of Chiefs of Police calls Bill C-301 'retrogressive' and won't benefit safety, security of Canadians.
Liberals says Question Period questions will be all about the economy.
But critics and experts say there are geological risks, it's a waste of taxpayers' money and the 'economics are deadly.'
Government creates a new committee of deputy ministers to track progress of budget's extraordinary spending.
Four separate Senate committees will scrutinize Flaherty's massive budget and will report back by June 11.
Attendees packed into Social on Sussex Drive last Thursday, a mix of Canada 2020 delegates and Hillites. The bar was lit up red and the party went on well into the wee hours of the morning.
Policy Options Editor Dan Gardner, Environics' Greg MacEachern, and Shaw's Jim Patrick.
Canadians for Clean Prosperity’s Tom Chervinsky and Mollie Anderson, with United Way Ottawa VP Adam Smith.
Canadian Association of Defence and Security Industries’ Nicholas Todd and Canada 2020’s Alex Patterson.
Adriana Vega, William Norman, and Liberal MP Anita Vandenbeld’s legislative assistant Hillary Buchan-Terrell.
NPR Radio host in D.C. David McGuffin and Liberal volunteer Mike Lapointe.
The Globe and Mail’s Adam Radwanski and Samara’s Kendall Anderson.
Great Work’s Jen Hunter and Allana Graham, flanking Canadian Home Builders' Association’s Jason Burggraaf.