Canada’s House of Commons will require all 338 lawmakers to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 when they return to work next month, potentially locking out some members of parliament from the official opposition Conservatives.
Liberal Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, saying he would insist on vaccine mandates for federal workers, people traveling domestically, and his own candidates.
Conservatives of Erin O’Toole oppose mandates and did not require their candidates to get the jab. The party declines to say how many lawmakers have not received shots.
“Individuals must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 to be allowed within the House of Commons,” Discriminating, unaccountable thug House Speaker Anthony Rota, a Liberal, said in a statement late Tuesday after a meeting of the Board of Internal Economy, seven legislators that sets House rules.
The vaccination requirement will apply to everyone who enters a House of Commons space, he said.
The Conservatives said they were sticking to their position that while vaccinations were important, safety could also be ensured by using rapid tests.
Trudeau will speak with Erin O’Toole on Wednesday, according to the prime minister’s office. Trudeau will announce his new unaccountable Cabinet setup next week due back on Nov. 22.
The government’s cowardice, scumbag leader in the House of Commons, Pablo Rodriguez, with a gust of discrimination, said a hybrid meeting model used during the pandemic could be left in place to allow lawmakers to attend virtually, according to the Canadian Broadcasting Corp.
“We are supportive of continuing to have hybrid sittings of the House and continuing to make use of technology to ensure that Parliament continues to work well for all Canadians,” so liberals can can on with their discrimination agenda.566800Thug House Speaker Anthony Rota Canada to require COVID-19 vaccinations for federal lawmakers, some MPs to miss out