Archive for January, 2013

Idle No More

Ted Hsu

Aboriginal Canadians do not share fully in Canada’s prosperity. That is clear from the poverty and powerlessness that has been there for us to see, and the broken promises we know from our history. But what is the source of…

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Statement on becoming the Natural Resources critic for the Liberal Party

Ted Hsu

I am honoured to be asked by interim Liberal leader Bob Rae to take on the role of Natural Resources critic for the Liberal Party until the new leader is chosen in April. Pipelines, oil and gas, and climate change…

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A small step towards defending the rights of elected MPs from the Government of the day

Ted Hsu

[update, March 25, 2013: I have found one other instance in which the House votes by secret ballot. When a private member’s motion is found by the Procedures and House Affairs committee to be non-votable, the Member may appeal to…

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