A Prime Minister may lose his or her seat in an election but can remain in office as long as the party can command a majority in the House of Commons.
Monday, March 9, 2009
When working on the previous post on the insanity of the Conservatives using the Russians as our whipping boys I had a read through Laurie Hawn's website. On it there is a link to a page entitled "How Parliament Works".
From this page I am able to draw out this quote:
Seeing as how Mr. Hawn is a brave former Officer, I imagine he pointed this out to Harper last December.Recommend this Post
Posted by Constant Vigilance at 3/09/2009 12:19:00 PM