O.K. So the opposition parties obviously can’t talk about the economy.
Nor can the focus of a spring election be about Libya.
Well I guess they can put themselves out there as a possible Coalition Government ahead of time instead of waiting until after the fact. That could draw some attention.
And perhaps that is exactly what Pat Martin was trying to telegraph here – MPs brace for wild week:
But it’s also safe to assume that whoever wins the next election will implement the Tory promises for seniors and health care and Quebec — and then some, said NDP MP Pat Martin.
“You’d have to consider that the Conservatives’ ceiling on the budget probably becomes the next government’s floor,” he said in an interview.
Or better yet – Minister for Status of Women?
And from Paul Vieira via Twitter – “Rest of world may be puzzled as #Canada Opposition look to topple govt of best #G7 #economy …”
Yes it must look strange to the rest of the world.