27-06-2014 14:34 PM | Canada

MPs head home for summer, but agriculture issues remain hot

The politicians have been sent home to their ridings, their desks in the House of Commons have been cleaned out and preparations are well underway for the summer circuit of barbecues, rodeos and local parades. 


After endless amounts of speculation and three weeks worth of midnight sittings, MPs bid Ottawa adieu June 20. More than a few folks on the Hill were glad to see them go, as partisan bickering soared to unprecedented levels in the chamber. 


Even politicians themselves, when asked, admitted quietly to reporters it was time for a break. After all, politics is a personal and highly emotional affair.

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