CTV Ottawa- Baird's cards a 'gold finger' to taxpayers, Brison says

victor steinbok aardvark66 at GMAIL.COM
Sat Oct 1 09:14:15 UTC 2011

OK, I should have included one more line from Brison:

"When Canadian are struggling just to get by, why are Conservative ministers
> showering each other with gold?" Brison asked. "Why the golden showers, Mr.
> Speaker?"


On Sat, Oct 1, 2011 at 5:10 AM, victor steinbok <aardvark66 at gmail.com>wrote:

> http://goo.gl/JwgAc
> John Baird had to fend off jabs and jokes in the House of Commons Friday
>> after reports surfaced of his new gold-embossed business cards that also
>> left out the word "Canada," against government rules.
>> ...
>> "Why is the minister breaking government rules?" Brison asked. "Why is he
>> giving taxpayers the gold finger?"
> Otherwise, no comment.
> VS-)

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