Speaker gives Tory MP the boot from House for heckling

From CBC - November 30, 2017

House of Commons Speaker Geoff Regangave the boot to Conservative MP Blake Richards for excessive heckling today, the first such expulsion in 15 years.

During a raucous daily question period that saw Finance Minister Bill Morneauface more questions about his ethics and financial dealings,Reganordered the Sgt.-at-arms to remove Richards from the chamber.

He first offered Richards a choice tocome to order, to step outside, or to be "helped outside."

"Which would he prefer?" he asked.

After a short pause, Regancalled on the sergeant-at-arms to remove the MP, specifically naming him as "Mr. Richards."

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