The internecine warfare, which marked Jean Chrétien's last two years in power, were not pretty. But by and large, Chrétien’s time was a period when politics was fun and all political parties shared a common bond.
Nobody's baby: Sheila Copps' public relationship with Mulroney-era cabinet minister John Crosbie was indeed stormy, but in private, they were friends, she writes. 'I still get his Christmas card every year.' The Hill Times file photographs
OTTAWA—Politics used to be fun. The House of Commons was partly theatre where all were encouraged to make their point, often with props.
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Liberal MP Steve MacKinnon, who spoke for all but one Liberal on the committee, says a comprehensive account on the affair is already in the public record, pointing to 13 hours of committee testimony and the commissioner