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Conservative MP Wagantall’s private member’s bill causing fissures in Conservative caucus

By Abbas Rana      

But Conservative MP Peter Kent says he hopes Bill C-225 will not cause controversy ahead of the party's convention.

A rookie Saskatchewan Conservative MP’s private member’s bill is causing fissures in the Conservative caucus with some describing it as “an indirect way for the pro-lifers to advance their agenda from a new angle.” Some are worried it will reopen the abortion debate causing an unnecessary distraction for potential leadership candidates ahead of the party’s leadership convention in May. “This has been viewed by many [leadership candidates and MPs] as an indirect way for the pro-lifers to advance their agenda from

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