The Omnibus Budget Bill, Plus Legislature Wraps
For hours MPs voted on 871 amendments to the Conservatives' sweeping omnibus budget bill. All were defeated by the government majority, but the Opposition did win some attention to a budget bill that deals with a whole lot more than finances. Meanwhile, our provincial MLAs were likely better rested than their federal counterparts as the legislature wrapped for the summer. Our political panel - Lisa Keenan, Michael Camp and Jean Saint-Cyr - looks at the issues.