Liberal House Leader Ralph Goodale said Friday his party is not seeking a confrontation with the Conservatives over the fund. Harper had previously said that the fund is a matter of confidence, and a vote against it by opposition parties would force an election.Recommend this Post
The Liberals plan to table a motion Monday calling on the government to detail how the money is to be spent.
But Goodale said they won't debate the motion or force a vote on it until late March, giving Liberals and Conservatives several more weeks to reach a compromise.
Friday, March 06, 2009
The Liberals are looking for ways to surrender again.