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Liberal MPs Michael Levitt, left, and Anthony Housefather, right, who are both Jewish, were showered with support after a social media post questioned their loyalty to Canada. The Hill Times photographs by Sam Garcia
MPs across the ideological spectrum came to the defence of a pair of Liberal representatives who were the subject of a social media post questioning their loyalty to Canada last week.
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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.