Liberal MP Kent Hehr gets hitched, and another Grit has announced he will be the man to try—again—to win Ben Lobb's seat in the House.
Tom Kmiec and his wife Evangeline hold their daughter Lucy-Rose in a photo Mr. Kmiec shared of one of their happy moments together. Lucy-Rose passed away on Aug. 13. Photograph courtesy of Tom Kmiec's Facebook page
MPs and Senators of all political stripes sent public messages of support and sympathy to first-term Conservative MP Tom Kmiec after he announced the death of his daughter, Lucy-Rose, on Aug. 14.
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Conservatives say sending the bill to the Ethics Committee is an attempt to distract the committee from its ongoing work on the WE Charity controversy, while Liberals say Ethics is the natural spot for a privacy bill.
‘I don’t need to hear from Chrystia Freeland … about their most recent budget for 90 minutes in order to understand the decision about prorogation,’ says NDP MP Daniel Blaikie of a Liberal-suggested compromise.