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Rona Ambrose: Australian voters have “ballots the size of dorm-room posters.”
Rona Ambrose: “Our allies have … been clear that Canada should leave our CF-18s in the fight” against Islamic State
Rona Ambrose: In Saudi Arabia, “what’s changed … is these beheadings, and particularly of a religious cleric.”
Rona Ambrose: “There’s nothing in this plan about private sector employment, about job creation.”
Iraq & Syria
Steven Blaney: “Every time the right of Canadians or other people could be infringed, CSIS will need to go and seek a warrant from a judge.”
Daryl Kramp: “You have to commit a criminal offence” to fall within the scope of C-51 powers
Jason Kenney: “Bill C-51 does not add new powers to CSIS, it adds new powers to our independent judiciary, to the courts, to judges.”
Errors in Argument
Conservative Party: “Trudeau showed up to Washington with … celebrities, his children’s nannies, and his in-laws.”
And nine Cabinet ministers.
Justin Trudeau: “For the first time in our country’s history, we are making these letters public.”
Brent Rathgeber: “The current ministry has swelled to 39 members, by far the largest cabinet in the democratic world.”
Elizabeth May: “It is an obligation of an MP to present every petition submitted to them”