Afghan Mission Vote Hangover

Published: Wednesday, 03/19/2008 12:00 am EDT

Last week's vote to extend Canada's mission in Afghanistan to the end of 2011 was resoundingly one-sided. While the Bloc Québécois and the NDP showed up in force to oppose the government motion and more than 20 Liberals skipped out, the final tally was 197 yeas to 77 nays.

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