The Saskatchewan MP says he hasn’t harassed anyone. The NDP say investigator Michelle Flaherty has started her report about his alleged harassing behaviour, but couldn't say when it will be complete.
Saskatchewan NDP MP Erin Weir, pictured at a public service union rally in October, is being investigated for alleged harassment against female NDP staffers. He says he hasn't harassed anyone. The Hill Times photograph by Andrew Meade
NDP MP Erin Weir says he met with the person investigating harassment allegations against him for the first time last week, more than a month after the investigation started.
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Elections Canada says number of conditions—the pandemic, the 'minority government context,' campus closures—make the program unfeasible, as setting up those polling stations 'requires significant planning.'
MPs will be able to continue to charge the central House budget for the cost of items like masks and hand sanitizer, or office reconfiguration as a result of COVID-19, until Sept. 30, among other measures.
As of January, $185-million of the $761-million approved for the first five years of work on the Centre Block building and construction of the underground welcome centre, up to 2021-22, has been spent.