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Vote on special China committee a good indication of what’s to come in this minority Parliament, say politicos

By Abbas Rana      

Cabinet ministers will have to directly lobby all MPs on House committees to get their legislation through, say government and opposition MPs.

Cabinet ministers will have to lobby government and opposition MPs directly to get the legislation through in the House, say MPs. The Hill Times photography by Andrew Meade

All cabinet ministers will have to lobby MPs directly in this minority Parliamet to get their bills through House committees, or they’ll have to be ready for surprises like the one they received last week when opposition parties got together to set up a special committee on Canada-China relations, say MPs.

Abbas Rana

Abbas Rana is the assistant deputy editor of The Hill Times.
- arana@hilltimes.com


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