The Liberal Party's “license to kill” Bill C-14 is broken, but is nevertheless on its way to becoming the law of our land. Tonight, we take an in depth look at how even the most basic safeguards have been ignored by our Liberal majority government and why the ultimate fate of state sponsored suicide will rest with our two appointed bodies: the Supreme Court and our unelected Senate.
Then, with cauliflower at seven bucks a head, wouldn’t it be nice to see your grocery bill take a downwards turn for once? For some forty years, supply management (that is, the government’s policy of meddling in market conditions) has been applied to milk, eggs, and poultry products. This means you and I pay some $2.6 billion more for these products than folks in countries that aren’t Canada.
Conservative MP and leadership hopeful Maxime Bernier joins us on why he’s ready to phase out the supply management scheme and wants his fellow partisans to follow suit.
Plus, we've got your week's top headlines and Quote of Honour.