But make no mistake, if Mr. Scheer had allowed the status quo to stand, the last vestiges of independence on the backbenches in the House of Commons would have disappeared. The convention that the party whips dictate who says what during Question Period and members’ statements would have been confirmed — the status of backbenchers as disposable as that of Star Trek redshirt security officers on landing-party duty. (Source)
Hahaha. That’s true! The poor bozo security officers on Star Trek always got knocked off.
Good one for Andrew Scheer. Putting his Catholic Faith in action. This is a great day for freedom indeed.