While the decisions made by the Liberal national executive are often questionable, so often it's more the process than the decision that bothers me the most. That was quite evident with this story today. As the saying goes, what we've got here is a failure to communicate.
However, Apps said the statement obtained by The Canadian Press is "an old draft" and some elements of the proposal were changed prior to Monday night's conference call with national board members. He would not say what had been changed.
"Everyone should just take a Valium until our national board vote," he said, adding that a final statement will be delivered to all caucus members on Tuesday, one day before caucus is to meet to choose an interim leader.