EUGENE PARKSThe busiest letter writer in the nation...:)
December 6, 2008
Victoria -- An economy can skip a heartbeat now and again, it can even have an irregular rhythm - although unhealthy, it's not fatal. Stopping a heart is another matter. In November, 71,000 Canadians lost their jobs.
For those families, their economic heart has stopped. Rather than do anything to prevent more economic tragedy, Stephen Harper stopped Parliament to avoid Parliament.