What's Parliament's role in defence issues?

The past decade has demonstrated more confusion than clarity.

The Hill Times Photo: Jake Wright
Defence Minister Peter MacKay in the foyer of the House of Commons on Aug. 27.
Stephen M. Saideman
Published: Wednesday, 09/19/2012 12:00 am EDT

When it comes to defence issues, the first task a parliamentarian must consider is: what is the role of Parliament?

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