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Conservative Values

Another Conservative MP comes to defence of muzzled backbencher

Another backbench Conservative MP has defended a caucus colleague’s right to make a statement in the House of Commons on any matter of his choosing – even if the Prime Minister objects.

Kyle Seeback, Member of Parliament for Brampton West, stood in the House on Thursday to argue that the parliamentary privilege of British Columbia MP Mark Warawa was breached last week when party leaders refused to allow him to deliver a member’s statement on a topic they did not like.

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