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Chaos erupts on Hill: Trudeau apologizes for physical contact with Opposition MPs

The House of Commons appeared to be in utter chaos Wednesday, with the prime minister at the centre of the melee.

Justin Trudeau was accused of “manhandling” the Conservative whip and elbowing NDP MP Ruth Ellen Brosseau on the floor of the House of Commons just prior to a vote on controversial assisted-dying legislation, Bill C-14. 595 more words

Canada

Mean Girls – How Opposition Politicians Love to Attack Sophie Gregoire Trudeau

Sophie Gregoire Trudeau made the mistake of telling Quebec newspaper, Le Soleil, last week that she felt overwhelmed by the requests being made of her as the prime minister’s wife and thought she needed help to meet the demands. 845 more words

Your Working Girl

Ottawa spent $2.2M in legal fees for maternity, sickness benefits lawsuit

OTTAWA – Newly released figures show the federal government has spent more than $2.2 million in legal fees fighting a class-action lawsuit over maternity and sickness benefits. 317 more words

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