The storm made for a memorable few days for local MPs and Hill staffers, including one who was forced to get married by candlelight and another who turned her home into a 'redeployment centre.'
As a democratic society, we should be debating this issue. But the talk should be about safely welcoming and successfully integrating these newcomers, not whether Canada should welcome them at all.
Handguns are already so restricted, it might not have a real political impact, says ex-Tory staffer Jim Armour.
Abu Bakr al-Baghdadiâ€™s forces have been pummelled in Iraq and Syria. And the groupâ€™s claimed responsibility for attacks in Canada hasn't been proven.
To get rid of gun violence, we need to address its primary cause: the availability of guns.