“I have just been informed by the prime minister of Canada that I am removed from the Liberal caucus and as the confirmed Vancouver Granville candidate for the Liberal Party of Canada in the 2019 federal election,” she tweeted.
In his speech, Justin Trudeau said he had tried to show “patience and understanding” with the complaints of Wilson-Raybould and Philpott but had to eject them because being in caucus comes with “rights and responsibilities.” The party confirmed that the two can’t run as Liberal for this coming election.
Online the reaction has been mix with most people saying that the Liberal party did the worst thing possible. Some users have also mentioned that Jody deserves being kicked out for recording the phone call. Canada has a one-party consent which means one person can give consent for recording audio. Some have compared Trudeau to Donald Trump with his actions of kicking people out if they don’t agree with the person.
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