The senator, appointed in 2008 by Prime Minister Stephen Harper, sent an email response to a request for comment.Vulgar, lazy, and mean. Harper's Canada.
"The very simple answer to your question with respect to my attendance or lack thereof is for personal matters," said Brazeau, former national chief of the Congress of Aboriginal Peoples.
He did not elaborate, but later posted a message on Twitter directed to the reporter, Jennifer Ditchburn of The Canadian Press: "while u smile Jen, others suffer. Change the D to a B in your last name and we're even! Don't mean it but needs saying."
Wednesday, June 27, 2012