Frankly, I don't have much sympathy for any woman who'd
I'd rather it was stuff like this that loses them votes.
When asked Friday whether he owed Ms. Guergis an apology – after allegations of drug abuse, wild partying and attempts to secure illegal contracts all proved unfounded – Conservative Leader Stephen Harper was unrepentant.
“There were, as you know well, a range of political problems around this individual,” he told reporters in Thornhill, outside Toronto. “They have been discussed by members of caucus. There is simply no desire to see the return of this individual to caucus...the decision is now in the hands of the riding.”
'This individual'. Won't even use her name.
Pretty stunning arrogance, even for him.
On Twitter, Foghorn Baird explained:
WE HAVE CLEAR INTEGRITY STANDARDS! MEN GET UP TO 6 CRIMINAL CHARGES! GIRLS ARE OUT AFTER FIRST ALLEGATION! #cdnpoli #elxn41
h/t for shortened video to Operation Maple