The federal gun registry has survived a critical vote in the House of Commons by a very narrow margin.Chalk one up for Canada. We win.
The result was 153-151 in favour of keeping the registry. All MPs showed up and voted as expected.
All parties had been keeping close tabs on the voting intentions of their MPs and the result was widely expected to be 153-151 in favour of keeping the registry, with all Tories voting to scrap it.
Wednesday, September 22, 2010
Canadians Win. NRA Loses. Gun Registry Survives. Yeah!!!!
The gun registry survives. I couldn't be happier.