Yesterday I told you how Erin O'Toole, Julian Fantino's equally ghastly replacement, had gone after Mike Blais and his veteran's group.
Now it turns out that wasn't an isolated incident, it's part of an all-out offensive.
Because today we found out that the Cons are also going after the distinguished veteran's advocate Keith Neville.
A veterans' advocate in Whitney Pier said he's been told by the federal government he can no longer help former military members navigate the bureaucracy of the Veterans Review and Appeal Board.
Keith Neville has successfully advocated for 48 veterans having their cases heard by the Veterans Review and Appeal Board, which provides veterans and other applicants with an independent avenue of appeal for disability decisions made by Veterans Affairs Canada.
And that even though Neville has helped so many veterans...
"Forty-eight cases were done and 48 cases were overturned," Neville said Tuesday. "So I've been making them look bad."
He has been ordered to stop helping them, because the Cons have changed the rules.
The letter from the board stated the requirements for representing a client have changed. Non-lawyer representatives who do not comply with the expected standards will no longer be able to act on behalf of clients in proceedings before the board, it said. Neville is not a lawyer.
Can you believe those scummy Cons and the tool O'Toole? The decent Peter Stoffer is so right.
"I am absolutely disgusted and I feel so sorry not for only Mr. Neville and his reputation, but the veterans and the family members he is supporting," Stoffer said.
"Let's not forget Mr. Neville doesn't do this for money, he doesn't do it for glory or for medals. He does it because he likes veterans and he wants to help them."
And so is this guy...
If you're a member of Canada's military that still supports Stephen Harper http://t.co/wXGW5A3IJ5 you are literally too stupid to insult.
— CC (@canadiancynic) January 14, 2015
Although I would put it slightly differently.
Because I feel the same way about those old soldiers, and my two grandfathers, as this guy does...
So I would just say that anyone who works for Stephen Harper starts off looking like this...
And ends up looking like him...
And the good news? I know my friends the veterans will not be intimidated by that cowardly little leader.
And will teach him a lesson he will never forget.
They will meet him on the campaign trail, and along with other decent Canadians.
They will help us defeat him and his filthy un-Canadian government.
And help us take our country back...
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