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Prime Minister Stephen Harper speaks during Question Period on Oct. 23, 2013.
Prime Minister Stephen Harper speaks during Question Period on Oct. 23, 2013.
(CHRIS WATTIE/REUTERS)

Things were finally going in the right direction for Tories. Then ...

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For about a year, the Conservative government has had no real agenda or accomplishments to speak of. But in recent weeks Stephen Harper seems to have gotten things back on track. It may not matter. The Senate expenses scandal is drowning everything out.