And I thought NB politics was boring...
Apparently a lot of people are in support of the Liberal MLA from Saint John/Lancaster even though his "unparliamentary like-conduct" (giving the finger to another member and threatening physical violence) got him suspended for three days. Unlike even the most partisan politicians in the, LeBlanc has not and apparently will not apologize for his gesture and statements. From CBC News:
N.B. MLA expelled for rude gesture
Last Updated: Thursday, February 11, 2010 | 5:30 PM AT
Read more: http://www.cbc.ca/canada/new-brunswick/story/2010/02/11/nb-abel-leblanc-finger.html#ixzz0fqme8Mr5