MP Will Amos attends Question Period without being fully briefed
By Stuart Benson
Will Amos, member of Parliament for Pontiac, is apologizing after he was caught naked on candid-zoom-camera during a hybrid parliamentary session on April 14.
In the video, Amos is seen fully nude - but for a fortuitously well-placed cell phone in what appears to be his home office, flanked by both the Canadian and Quebec flags. The video appeared on a feed available only to MPs and House of Commons staff, separate from the public feed which can be viewed on channels like CSPAN and C-PAC.
The image was quickly shared on social media and with political reporters after Bloc Québécois MP Claude DeBellefeuille raised the issue on a point of order with the Speaker of the House of Commons following question period.
In a statement, Amos said the incident was an “honest mistake.”
"My video was accidentally turned on as I was changing into my work clothes after going for a jog. I sincerely apologize to my colleagues in the Hou