Tag: the senate

And everyone thought she was acting…

Director: “Pam, Pammy… Pamela! What’s your inspiration for this scene? ” Pamela: ” Oh, I don’t know, I’m sure something will come to mind…”   Sadly for Ms. Wallin, there will be no retakes this time around. 😉

While Duffy squeals foul on Harper et al. … let us not forget from whence he came

While the trough feeders of all trough feeders Rob Ford provides a momentary distraction from the Senate Scandal, Press Progress has posted a video reminder of  ” The Old Duff” fundraising for the Conservatives in 2010. From their post: “One of the defining features of…

This weeks column for 24Hrs Vancouver: Time to cut the cord with bloated Senate.

The winner of last week’s duel on the education system was Laila Yuile with 65%. This week’s topic: Should the Senate be elected or abolished? Brent has done an excellent job this week of deflecting attention away from the deeper issues behind our nation’s…

This weeks column for 24Hrs Vancouver: The sooner we abolish the Senate, the better.

Who wins this week? Columnists Laila Yuile and Kathryn Marshall battle over the issues of the day. This week’s topic: Is modern politics served by the Canadian Senate? The news last week that Senator Pamela Wallin had joined the ranks of three other senators…