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Are babies wanted in Parliament?

mi-mpbaby-300.jpgThe Speaker's office disagrees that NDP MP Sana Hassainia was asked to remove her baby from the Commons for a vote on Tuesday. Hassainia says the message being sent to women is 'choose between work and family.'

An official in the Speaker's office told CBC reporter Steve Rukavina babies are not barred from the Commons, but they mustn't be a distraction either.   

We asked our callers to comment. They're split:"Children should not be allowed in. Period." "Families should be welcome in the House of Commons."

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