Saturday, March 18, 2006

Harpers Anti-Federalism

Well the Conservatives under Harper have shown their true nature, they are definitely NOT a federalist party. Conservatives pull plug on federalist agency
This allows them to satisfy their anti-bilingual Western right wing rump and consolidate the BQ's support for their minority government."Last night, Bloc Quebecois party whip Michel Guimond welcomed the news."We are happy that the contributions of citizens will no longer serve to finance this partisan organization, which has had its credibility called into question so many times," Guimond said."

Tories axe unity council funding
Toronto Star -
OTTAWA—The Conservative government is cutting off funding for the Canadian Unity Council, one of the most venerable Quebec-based federalist organizations, as part of a broader review of the way Ottawa promotes the federation.

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