Liberal MP Sherry Sherry Romanado, who voted along party lines to oppose the motion, says the probe falls outside the scope of the committee's mandate.
Liberal MP Sherry Romanado, pictured speaking to the House Official Languages Committee on Wednesday, as it debated studying the WE Charity controversy, says the members should ensure minority-language rights are protected 'across the country, not just for one event, and one organization.' Photograph courtesy House of Commons
The Conservatives successfully passed a motion in a 6-5 vote to widen the scope of inquiry into the WE Charity controversy at the committee level, despite opposition from the Liberals.
People. Policy. Politics. This is an exclusive subscriber-only story.
With the most anticipated budget in recent Canadian history just around the corner, MPs from both sides of the aisle are calling for desperately needed infrastructure funding for long-term care homes across the country.
There were a number of resolutions that were immediately shot down by grassroots members, including one urging the government to create a program for student-loan recipients to reduce their debt through volunteer work.