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O Canada goes to the floor

iPolitics.ca (subscription) - ‎19 hours ago‎
The Conservatives will conduct a free vote on a bill to change the lyrics of the national anthem, according to a spokesperson for Opposition House Leader Andrew Scheer. Debate on the bill will resume tomorrow and a vote will take place on June 1.
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Tories Push Liberals To Hold Referendum On Electoral Change

Huffington Post Canada - ‎16 hours ago‎
OTTAWA - The Liberal government continued to argue Monday that it doesn't need to hold a referendum - or even get any other political party on side - in order to obtain broad public support for a new electoral system.
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'Move on,' former MP advises committee studying 'elbowgate'

The Globe and Mail (subscription) - ‎7 hours ago‎
Conservative House leader Andrew Scheer thinks touching another MP - as Trudeau did when he grabbed Tory whip Gord Brown to try and pull him through a gaggle of New Democrats, knocking into NDP MP Ruth Ellen Brosseau - is at least as bad as ...
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'A fabulous moment': Conservative delegates shift to more neutral position on same-sex marriage

CBC.ca - ‎May 27, 2016‎
He said he might support someone like (as yet-undeclared candidates) Jason Kenney or Andrew Scheer instead, because he knows them to be more like-minded.
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Calgary address should be no barrier if Kenney runs for leader

Toronto Sun - ‎May 29, 2016‎
A Winnipeg doctor, new to politics, named Dan Lindsay is thinking of running as is Andrew Scheer, the former speaker of the House of Commons who represents a Regina riding.
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May calls on MPs to settle down, get back to work in wake of fracas

Times Colonist - ‎May 19, 2016‎
From left: Andrew Scheer, Opposition House Leader, Bloc Quebecois MP Luc Theriault, Green Party Leader Elizabeth May and Peter Julian, NDP House Leader, hold a joint press conference on Parliament Hill in Ottawa on Thursday.
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Conservatives count out leadership rule changes for 2017 contest

CTV News - ‎May 26, 2016‎
... MacKay, former Transport Minister Lisa Raitt, former industry minister Tony Clement and former House Speaker Andrew Scheer. Kenney, Raitt, Clement and Scheer remain Conservative MPs, while MacKay retired from the House prior to the 2015 election.
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What Justin Trudeau lost by losing his cool

Macleans.ca - ‎May 25, 2016‎
Andrew Scheer, Opposition House Leader, left to right, Bloc Quebecois MP Luc Theriault, Elizabeth May, Leader of the Green Party and Peter Julian, NDP House Leader, hold a joint press conference on Parliament Hill in Ottawa on Thursday, May 19, 2016.
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The Battle of Jutland: the Chilcot shambles of its day

The Guardian - ‎May 29, 2016‎
Heavily outnumbered, the imperial High Seas Fleet, commanded by Reinhard Scheer sought to even things up with raids on east coast towns such as Scarborough, hoping to lure Beatty's rapid response cruisers into a bitesized trap.

Chastised BC MPs say Trudeau should be spared dressing-down

Montreal Gazette - ‎May 24, 2016‎
Conservative House leader Andrew Scheer suggested last week that Trudeau's actions were at least as serious as touching the mace.
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Vancouver convention: Tories attempt to forge path to victory in 2019

Hill Times (subscription) - ‎May 26, 2016‎
and Andrew Scheer (Regina-Qu'Appelle, Sask.). Former Conservative MP and justice minister Peter MacKay, as well as TV personality and chairman of the O'Leary Financial Group Kevin O'Leary are also believed to be considering runs.

'Elbowgate' melee a sign of 'escalating aggressions' in the House: May

CTV News - ‎May 22, 2016‎
Conservative House Leader Andrew Scheer said Trudeau's actions are "unprecedented." "I've never seen anything like it, to see a prime minister just snap like that and march into a crowd of MPs," he said.

New government ad rules a 'step forward', but for some it's not big enough

Ottawa Citizen - ‎May 24, 2016‎
They have more disclaimers than a pharmaceutical ad,” said Conservative MP Andrew Scheer in the House of Commons. “The PMO is parsing words to justify their skirting of the rules so that the prime minister could still appear in this vanity video.

House of Commons gamesmanship is 'war by other means,' says procedural guru

News1130 - ‎May 19, 2016‎
Andrew Scheer, the Conservative House leader who served as Speaker in the last parliament, likened Motion 6 to “this massive cannon barrel staring down our faces,” during an extraordinary news conference that saw representatives of all four opposition ...
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QP Friday: Monsef and Kenney go toe-to-toe on referendum turnouts

iPolitics.ca (subscription) - ‎May 20, 2016‎
Some public servants, particularly contract workers and those on parental leave, haven't been getting paid on time because of a problem with the government's automated payroll system.

PM's punishment: committee to study sanction

Waterloo Record - ‎May 20, 2016‎
"There is a long list and throughout history, when members have behaved poorly, various options have been used," said Conservative House leader Andrew Scheer. The possibilities range from the mundane to the bizarre. The committee could simply ...

All-party committee to probe Trudeau actions that caused pandemonium in Commons

Thompson Citizen - ‎May 19, 2016‎
Conservative House Leader Andrew Scheer, left, and Peter Julian NDP House Leader talk to reporters after an incident in the House of Commons in Ottawa Wednesday May 18, 2016.

Liberals want more control over Commons

www.kingstonregion.com/ - ‎May 18, 2016‎
Government House Leader Dominic LeBlanc answers a question during Question Period in the House of Commons on Parliament Hill in Ottawa on Thursday, May 12, 2016.
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Free Press Head Start for Thursday, May 19

Winnipeg Free Press - ‎May 19, 2016‎
Conservative House Leader Andrew Scheer, left, and Peter Julian NDP House Leader talk to reporters after an incident in the House of Commons in Ottawa Wednesday.

Pole position, or poisoned chalice? The CPC leadership race, by the numbers

iPolitics.ca (subscription) - ‎May 17, 2016‎
I think it is arguable that the MOST important role in the the House of Commons is that of the Speaker (although recent experience with Andrew Scheer shows how easily that can be devalued), and that the Prime Minister has the second most important role.
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