The Canadian P.M., Stephen Harper. seems to think that following Karl Rove’s roadmap of division, fear, and personal destruction is the only way to save his job. Harper not only mirrors Bush’s disastrous policies, he seems to think Canada has a President, not a prime minister.
Facing a certain loss in a vote of confidence, Harper has suspended parliament, suggesting those who would form a coalition government are engaged in treason. Sound familiar?
There were many times in the last eight years, I wished the USA had a parliamentary system, so we could put Bush out with a vote of “no confidence”. I guess the Canadians must also wish they had a …ooops…they do have a parliamentary system.
The NDP was looking for six posts in the cabinet under the new coalition.
The National has it all covered.