Rideau Corridor took a second to remind Canadians that they’ll’t merely dissolve Parliament by contacting the Governor Normal or her workplace and registering a vote of no confidence.
In a statement posted to Twitter on Tuesday, the Workplace of the Secretary to the Governor Normal Mary Simon mentioned: “No such registry or course of exists.”
“The Workplace of the Secretary to the Governor Normal (OSGG) is conscious that misinformation encouraging residents to contact the Governor Normal or our workplace to register votes of no confidence is circulating on social media. This info is just not right,” the assertion reads.
Common Canadians can not register a vote of no confidence. MPs are elected to characterize their constituents in Parliament on all voting issues.
If the federal government is defeated within the Home of Commons on a confidence query, it’s anticipated to resign or search dissolution of Parliament which then triggers an election.
Whereas the Rideau Corridor assertion doesn’t say what prompted it, a doc written by “Freedom Convoy” backers referenced plans to overthrow the federal government. A bunch referred to as “Canada Unity” issued a “memorandum of understanding” on its web site calling for the Senate and Governor Normal to affix them to order the elimination of COVID-19 restrictions and vaccine mandates or dissolve the federal government.
It later issued a follow-up assertion that the doc “doesn’t mirror the spirit and intent of the Freedom Convoy Motion 2022” and that “Canada Unity firmly helps the structure and democratic course of.”