View From the Hill by Keith Beardsley – The End of Year Approaches December 13, 2013

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CFN – Our MPs finally stopped squabbling long enough to agree to depart from Ottawa for their home constituencies. I doubt too many Canadians will miss Question Period or for that matter the attacks and counter-attacks that have become the daily pattern when the House of Commons is sitting. Other than the Senate scandal, Ottawa politics probably More...

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By admin On Saturday, December 7th, 2013
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View From the Hill by Keith Beardsley – Will MP’s Have the Guts to Pass Reform Act Bill?

CFN – There has been much discussion this week about Michael Chong’s Private Members Bill to reform some of the aspects of how our parties act and control MPs. Whether one agrees with all the details found More...

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By admin On Wednesday, November 6th, 2013
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View From the Hill by Keith Beardsley – Harper Senate Scandal Far From Over – Nov 6, 2013

CFN – If you listen to the chatter amongst Conservative Hill staff, the government has enacted its revenge and punished the three senators who embarrassed the party and the Prime Minister. To them revenge More...

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By admin On Tuesday, October 29th, 2013
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View From the Hill by Keith Beardsley – Latest Duffy Bomb on Harper Government Oct 29, 2013

CFN – The explosion you heard in Ottawa yesterday was the latest bomb Mike Duffy lobbed into Ottawa’s political circus. Duffy certainly got everyone’s attention, not only in the Senate chamber, but across More...

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By admin On Monday, October 28th, 2013
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View From the Hill by Keith Beardsley – Canadian Senate Scandal Gong Show! October 28, 2013

CFN – Those aren’t the bells in the Peace Tower we are hearing; instead it’s the gong show that the Senate scandal has become. What a mess and we wonder why the public is so turned off with politics. No More...

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By admin On Saturday, October 19th, 2013
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View From the Hill by Keith Beardsley – Throne Speeches Come and Throne Speeches Go

CFN – Throne Speeches come and Throne Speeches go, and the 2013 version has done both. When all is said and done, outside of the bubble that is Ottawa, who really cares about them? Worse yet, who even remembers More...

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By admin On Wednesday, October 9th, 2013
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View From the Hill by Keith Beardsley – The Way Forward Mulling the Harper Throne Speech

CFN – What do you do with two years left in your mandate and a new political leader emerging who continues to do well in public opinion polls? What do you do when this opponent has the potential to challenge More...

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By admin On Tuesday, September 17th, 2013
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View from the Hill by Keith Beardsley MULCAIR Publicity Twitter PR Stunt Boring September 17, 2013

Yawn, I see the NDP held a virtual Question Period on Twitter in an attempt to hold the Harper government to account. That effort was even less interesting than watching them try to do that live in the House of More...

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By admin On Friday, June 28th, 2013
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View From the Hill by Keith Beardsley – Harper House of Cards as Cabinet Set to be Shuffled – June 28, 2013

CFN – With MPs and Senators scattering across the country, Canadians are looking forward to our long Canada Day weekend. Political types would like to think that the topic of conversation will be politics More...

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By admin On Wednesday, June 19th, 2013
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View From the Hill by Keith Beardsley – Parliament Wraps Up Another Session – June 19, 2013

CFN – Finally our MPs are taking a break and they have departed from the Hill for the summer break. That must be a great relief for the taxpayers and voters of this country who through the media had front More...

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