Immigration Act Changes a Confidence Matter

The Liberals say the government is politicizing immigration by putting proposed changes in the budget bill, changes that would give the minister new powers.

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

Despite criticizing proposed legislation aimed at Canada's growing backlog of immigrant applications, the Liberal immigration critic would not commit to defeating the Conservatives over the changes and triggering an election.

If you are already a subscriber

Subscribe to Embassy

Subscribe to the print and electronic editions and get instant access to Embassy online.

Quick purchase

Purchase this week's edition of Embassy in electronic format (PDF) for $4.00

Sign up for a free trial

For access to the website.

This Week's Issue
policy briefings