Things got a little controversial yesterday afternoon as MPs gathered in the House of Commons to take a vote on the government’s assisted-dying bill.
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is being accused of “manhandling” opposition whip Gord Brown and subsequently elbowing NDP MP Ruth Ellen Brosseau. See video below.
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Trudeau had apparently been trying to physically escourt Brown to his seat and Brosseau was caught in the crossfire. A lot of drama…and the yelling that ensued reminded me of the drunken scene you find outside a bar after the lights come on and everyone gathers outside.
Justin Trudeau has since apologized for his behavior: