Wednesday, Oct. 22, 2014
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Big tent versus targeted policy as election year begins

Environment commissioner’s report packs a punch

Cabinet ministers’ regional offices fly under radar

Tories need to respect Parliament

House is back, get to it, smartly

Canadians For a New Partnership ‘enormously positive’

A good reason to slow down

Wouters leaves modernization goals, morale issues to Charette

How will interest groups respond to a new campaign season?

Protect the whistleblowers

Senate needs to modernize, now

Sen. Duffy won’t go down without a fight

Supreme Court’s Tsilhqot’in decision a ‘huge shift in bargaining power’

Feds’ should take action on climate change

Supreme Court’s decision granting land title to First Nation positive step forward

AG should review all MPs’ free mailings, flyers

Cabinet ministers should be more accessible

Feds shouldn’t be rushing bills through House

Feds should establish national inquiry into murdered, missing aboriginal women


Parliamentary Calendar
Wednesday, October 22, 2014
Lockdown on the Hill, Oct. 22 Oct. 22, 2014

Anne Marie Creskey

NDP MPs on Wednesday morning at the corner of Metcalfe and Wellington streets outside the Langevin Block, where the prime minister has an office, across the street from Parliament Hill. They include Rosane Doré Lefebvre, far left, Hélène Laverdière, second from right, and Charlie Angus, far right. 

Anne Marie Creskey

NDP MP Charlie Angus and other MPs wait in front of the prime minister's office at Langevin Block, after leaving the Hill on Wednesday morning. 

Anne Marie Creskey

Ottawa Police Service officers on Parliament Hill at around 10:45 a.m.

Anne Marie Creskey

Ottawa Police cars on Wellington Street in front of the Hill on the morning of the attack.

Anne Marie Creskey

An armoured police vehicle on Metcalfe Street headed toward the Hill.

Anne Marie Creskey

More police arrive on Wellington Street.

Anne Marie Creskey

RCMP officers on Sparks Street between Elgin and Metcalfe streets on Wednesday morning. Surroundings buildings were locked down and later evacuated. 

Anne Marie Creskey

Reporters and camera crews are pushed back to the corner of Sparks and Metcalfe streets.

Anne Marie Creskey

The prime minister's office in the Langevin Block is evacuated.

Anne Marie Creskey

Police with a stretcher on Sparks Street.