Annual prorogation troubling, expert says

#Politics

Mon, Jan 4th, 2010 11:49 by capnasty NEWS

When Prime Minister Stephen Harper suspended parliamentary activity last week until early March, his spokesman called the move "routine," noting it has occurred 104 times previously. But the trouble with frequent proroguing is that it disrupts parliamentary activity. Committees are disbanded. Legislation moving through Parliament is killed. And the work that MPs were elected to do in Ottawa is not being performed.

  537

 

You may also be interested in:

Ms. Palin's Fail
Can't We All Just Get Along?
Dead bear covered with Obama signs found at school
Watson 2016 #thinkwatson
What to do with a captured pirate