Newspaper/Other Media

Emerging world order requires Canada to partner with China, Hill Times, September 5, 2016. PDF version.

To sit or not to sit, Interview, CBC Radio, All in A Day,  March 1, 2016

The Parliamentary Fire of February 3, 1916, Interview on CPAC, February 3, 2016.  French version

The Westminster Model:  A Primer for New Members,The Hill Times Rookies Guide to the 42nd Parliament, October 26, 20115, pp 19, 26.

Reflections on the 2015 Canadian federal election, Political Insight, Political Studies Association, UK, Blog, October 21, 2015.

No Reform Please We Are Canadian: The 2015 federal election  campaign, Parliament and Legislatures, Political Studies Association Specialist Group, UK, Blog, October 7, 2015.

Bob Rae asks the Question and Daniel Bell answers it, Hill Times, September 21, 2015 pdf version 

Leader’s refusal to appoint Senators “unusual”, Radio Canada International, (Interview) July 27, 2015

Our Parliament needs a Shot of Righteous Anger (with Bill Blaikie), Ottawa Citizen, May 29, 2015

Weak Speaker Hurts Us, Ottawa Citizen, September 29, 2014

What’s not to like about Justin Trudeau’s Senate Reform, Hill Times, February 4, 2014

British 1922 Committee: How MPs Can Take Back Control without Legislation, Hill Times, December 9, 2013.

Don’t Abolish Senate: Bad Idea, Hill Times, November 18, 2013.

Viability of Our Political Institutions Being Questioned (with Paul Benoit), Hill Times, April 25, 2011.

Canada’s fixed election date law is a serious problem, Hill Times, October 11, 2010.

Prorogation in Theory and Practice, CPAC Digital Archives, Presentation to Third Conference on Law and Politics, Toronto, November 12-14,  2009.

Fads and Fashion in Parliamentary Reform, Hill Times, September 27, 2004.

If We Only Had Time and Less of a Schmozzle over Time Allocation, Hill Times, September 20, 2004.

Can Question Period Really Be Fixed, Hill Times, September 13, 2004.

The GGs Duty, Hill Times, June 21, 2004.

Citizens’ Assembly opts out of Responsibility, Vancouver Sun, April 5, 2004.

Reinstatement of bills after prorogation: a thirty year odyssey, Hill Times, December 15, 2003.

What Ails Parliament, Hill Times, November 10, 2003.

Trip Moratorium Unfair to Students, Manotick Messenger, November 14, 2001.

Clinton – the Anti Bush Vote, The Gazette (UWO), November 3, 1992.

Just say No to help Quebec, The Gazette (UWO) October 7, 1992.

Why Not Let the Speakers Do the Talking, Toronto Star, May 9, 1991.

Analogy proves nothing, London Free Press, January 24, 1991.

The Parliament’s the Thing to Begin National Repair The Gazette (UWO), February 8, 1991.

Lesson From Meech, Globe and Mail, November 19, 1990.

It`s time for a Fundamental Change in Canada, The Gazette (UWO), October 12, 1990.

Les droits syndicaux des employés du Parlement, Le Devoir July 10, 1986.

Canada’s Network, CSPAN Update, August 5, 1985.

The Gatineau Beyond the Park (with Paul Benoit), Ottawa Journal, March 17, 1979.

Letter to the Editor, The Low Down to Hull and Back News, April 13, 1978.

The Man who saved the Parliamentary Library, Ottawa Journal, March 6, 1976.

Flag Desecration Bill Deserves More Serious Study, Ottawa Journal, March 26, 1975.

Un son de cloche pessimiste, Le Soleil, 7 juillet, 1969.

Attitude des autres députés a l’endroit de M. Grégoire, Le Devoir, 11 janvier, 1967.