AFN National Chief Perry Bellegarde, pictured in this file photograph, will be speaking this morning at the AFN's special chiefs assembly on federal legislation at the Hotel Lac Leamy in Gatineau, Que. The Hill Times photograph by Andrew Meade
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Government House Leader Pablo Rodriguez dodged questions if the government was responsible for setting the stage for a stand-off that could trigger an election, saying the question should be asked of the Conservatives.
Global Brief magazine editor Irvin Studin says politicians and policy-makers' thinking is 'too small, it’s too linear, it’s too path dependent, and it looks increasingly absurd as these systemic crises.'
Parliamentary Budget Officer Yves Giroux says he's found it 'much more difficult to get information out of the minister’s officer' since Parliament returned with Chrystia Freeland in charge of the nation's finances.