Libby and NDP support 24 hour news channel

As the June 8th deadline for comments on the proposed distribution of Al Jazeera English on cable approaches, NDP leader Jack Layton, MPs Paul Dewar and Libby Davies, senators Hugh Segal and Marcel Prud’homme have lent their support for the 24-hour news channel but Conservative and Liberal politicians, with the exception of Segal, were conspicuously absent from the list.