Mr. Speaker, as I have said a number of times, the constitutional practice on this has been clear for nearly 150 years.
What is also clear is that it is against the rules of the House to use taxpayers' money for partisan purposes. Nevertheless, 68 New Democrats are accused of doing just that.
The Leader of the Opposition owes some $400,000. The member for Scarborough Southwest transferred money meant for his riding through Ottawa to an illegal office in Montreal—