10 December 2009

Hey, Iggy... who's drivin' that little...

...red clown car anyway?

The Liberal-dominated Senate voted yesterday to remove the mandatory minimum sentence requirement for some drug offenders from Conservative legislation - for the first time substantially altering a key plank in the government's tough-on-crime agenda.

The amendments come six months after the bill was passed in the House of Commons with the support of Liberal MPs, but only weeks before the Liberals lose their majority in the Senate, and with it their ability to change government legislation.


wilson said...

Perhaps Iffy wants to legalize mj and the Senate is following orders.

Anonymous said...

It sound like perhaps the lieberal senate does not want their supply interrupted.

Rob C

Byng said...

and the MSM will continue to talk endlessly about some wayward Taliban who got roughed up by someone, while this travesty unfolds before us - no wonder the new order being unveiled in Copenhagen is proceeding to enslave us by leftist dogma - we do nothing to preserve our elected rights and freedoms

jwkozak91 said...

As I said on another thread: "The last gasp of the dinosaurs [...].

"The PMO's first order of business for Monday, January 4, 2010 - name 5 new senators."