Given developments of the past week involving three difficult files for the Liberal government, even those with bad or selective memories can surely see where Ed Broadbent is coming from when he talks about why a strong NDP serves the country well.
OTTAWA—In the days following the New Democratic Party convention in Edmonton, a reporter asked Ed Broadbent “what’s the point of having the NDP” since the Liberals have apparently “moved left.”
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'Different leadership could have decided that ‘no, we won’t collaborate with you, because we don’t have to under the legislation,’ says Parliamentary Budget Officer Yves Giroux. 'We want legislation to be clarified.'