Trudeau rejects new Internet tax to help fund media sector

NDTVConservative MP Peter Van Loan accused the Liberals of trying to impose a hefty new tax on consumers in a failed attempt to protect existing...

'Some baloney' in PM's claim Hytera went through national security review

Conservative MP Tony Clement has said the Liberals, in saying all transactions go through a national security review, are conflating that formal process with a...

Jason Kenney and Brian Jean coming to town

With respect to the unity movement, Banff-Cochrane NDP MLA Cameron Westhead said he is “focused on his job, getting results, making life better for people...

Ozuna HR starts comeback as Marlins beat A's 11-6

(AP Photo/Lynne Sladky). Miami Marlins' Marcell Ozuna watches his solo home run during the fourth inning of the team's baseball game against the Oakland Athletics,...

Ultrasound in ED for Children with Blunt Abdominal Trauma

Using Focused Assessment with Sonography for Trauma (FAST) in the emergency department to assess children presenting with possible abdominal trauma does not appear to improve...

Rob Moore And Davids' Message To Benni

Rob Moore, who was involved in Benni McCarthy's promotion to Europe during his professional footballing days, has congratulated the Bafana Bafana legend on securing his...

Tory MP Ben Lobb Asked To Apologize For Calling Ralph Goodale A 'Tool'

Conservative justice critic Rob Nicholson said it was “ridiculous” that big-spending Liberals could argue they lack the funds for a registry that he said would...

Joe Oliver: If the federal Liberals were trying not to aggravate Trump before NAFTA talks, Chrystia Freeland just ...

As in the art of the deal Trump initially put NAFTA in doubt, although he must know that to scupper the agreement would work against...

Senators urged to give final approval to long-awaited national security review committee

Conservative MP Tony Clement, a cabinet minister under Harper who now serves as public safety critic, appeared before senators on Monday to say he no...

A whole lot of people owe Kellie Leitch an apology

I mean, here's Scheer getting front-page headlines as public enemy number one and, all of a sudden, former leadership candidate Kellie Leitch is persona non...

Jason Kenney accuses NDP supporters of undermining United Conservative Party

Jason Kenney is accusing unions and activists on the left of trying to undermine the new United Conservative Party. The Progressive Conservative Party (PC) leader...

Ed Gillespie On the Issues: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

Ed Gillespie, the former chair of the Republican National Committee and former counselor to President George W. Bush, is the frontrunner in the race for...

Top Conservatives brief caucus on Scheer's leadership vote ...

(subscription) (subscription)Andrew Scheer won the Conservative Party leadership election on May 27 in Toronto. The photograph by Jake Wright. × ...and more »...

Chris Alexander / @calxandr

. Canada's first resident ambassador to Afghanistan. Canada's first resident ambassador to Afghanistan (2003-2005), a former minister of immigration and recent candidate for leadership of...

Roberts: Follow example of Jim Flaherty and get involved

I chose politics because of my experience working for the late Jim Flaherty. Jim, whose own son has special needs, taught me how a public...

F1 blog: Ferrari needs Shell, Vettel says

They are the late (from left) Bob McAllister, a.k.a. the “host with the most,” Gary Dolson, who wrote the book on public relations, particularly when...

Current Sports Presents "The SWAP Meet with James Moore" | June 9, 2017

Current Sports Presents "The SWAP Meet with James Moore" | June 9, 2017Due to the MSU football sexual assault investigation involving former players Josh King,...

James Smith Cree Nation chief wants meeting with Shore Gold executives

The mine project received environmental approval from the federal government in 2014; former environment minister Leona Aglukkaq said at the time it was “not likely...

Mountain bikers infiltrate Cycling Canada's roster for Grand Prix Cycliste de Saguenay

(blog) (blog)“In Saguenay, for example, the team will be participating in a meeting and dinner with local federal Member of Parliament Denis Lebel and...

James M. Moore

passed away May 26, 2017 at the age of 81 in St Petersburg, Florida. He was born in Maryville, Missouri, to Sam and Mary...

Letters and comments, June 7

Christian Paradis, senior vice-president of Garda World, makes a case for privatizing aspects of policing. He quotes improvements in crime figures in Lincolnshire, U.K., since...

Rep. John Duncan among congressmen pushing VA to sell boutique hotel in France

Tennessee Congressman John Duncan is among a cohort of lawmakers that have filed a bill that would force the VA to sell a boutique hotel...

Woman wearing ISIS bandana charged in knife incident at Toronto mall: source

LISTEN: Law enforcement analyst Julian Fantino joins AM640 to discuss the incident's terrorist ties. When asked about the incident Tuesday evening, Toronto Police Chief Mark...

Former Cabinet Minister in Nipawin

“I'm good friends with Randy and we worked together a lot on Parliament Hill, it's great to be here,” said Baird. Hoback's Assistant said the...

Anti-Semitic Canadian Fugitive Living The High Life In Bangladesh

Julian Fantino says, “I recall that it took a very long time for the Attorney General of the day to give the OPP permission to...

Baird lauds Scheer and Dief during stop in Prince Albert

Former cabinet minister John Baird has his disagreements with Andrew Scheer, but that hasn't stopped him from throwing his full support behind the newly elected...

Ralph Goodale Should Rethink Idea Of Sex Offender Database: Officials

Conservative justice critic Rob Nicholson said the Liberal government should implement the database. "If a dangerous sex offender has been released or has moved into...

William Martin, 9, given chance to walk thanks to generous donation from Wipe Away Those Tears charity

A NINE-YEAR-OLD boy with a rare genetic disease has been given the opportunity to reach his potential thanks to the kindness of a neighbour and...

Democrat to run for John Duncan's congressional seat

“What you'll hear me say repeatedly is that Mr. Duncan and his father (Rep. John Duncan Sr.) will have represented the second district for 52...

More options needed as cop costs soar

When we visit the dentist's office, the individuals working there are not all dentists. The reasons for this are obvious: we want to free up...

Melanie Joly Accused Of Misleading House About Madeleine Meilleur's Contact With Liberals

OTTAWA — Opposition MPs accused Heritage Minister Mélanie Joly Wednesday of misleading the House of Commons after she told them a former Ontario Liberal cabinet...

New Glasgow seeks to off-load armoured vehicle donated by Peter MacKay

NEW GLASGOW, N.S. -- Members of the police force in New Glasgow, N.S., were all smiles in 2014 when Peter MacKay, the local MP and...

Donald Trump's Paris pull-out would put Justin Trudeau, Canadian businesses on alert, critics warn

U.S. President Donald Trump says he will soon decide whether to withdraw the U.S. from the Paris climate change accord. Jackson Proskow reports on what...

Liberal Pot Bill Could See Kids Recruited As 'Drug Mules' By Dealers, Tories Argue

Tory justice critic Rob Nicholson, a former attorney general, suggested the bill would make it effortless for kids to get their hands on pot. “Is...

Tory MPs Want Review Of Leadership Process After Scheer's Slim Win

Ontario Conservative MP Peter Van Loan said it's impossible for party members to personally meet more than one or two candidates and, thus, it's inevitable...

Letters: Paid parental leave, U.S. Rep. John J. Duncan Jr.

The United States is one of only a handful of countries in the world, and the only highly developed economy, that does not mandate paid...

Tory MP Bernard Généreux Says Lisa Raitt, Not Andrew Scheer ...

As federal Conservatives try to come together after a lengthy and at times divisive leadership contest, a Tory MP would like it known that he...

Une belle expérience pour Steven Blaney

Neuvième sur 14 candidats à la course à la chefferie du Parti Conservateur, le député fédéral Steven Blaney a vécu pleinement cette expérience qui s'est...

Steven Blaney heureux d'avoir aidé à bloquer Maxime Bernier - Le Journal de Québec

Steven Blaney heureux d'avoir aidé à bloquer Maxime BernierLe Journal de QuébecBattu dans son propre patelin, le candidat dans la course à la direction du...

Why isn't Lisa Raitt the next Tory leader?

The speech was popular; the #CPCldr hashtag crowd was uniformly impressed by the turn onstage of the MP from Milton, Ont. Indeed, after the final...

As ballots are counted, some Conservatives criticize complicated ranked-ballot voting system, party to review ...

(subscription)“It needs to be reviewed,” said Kerry-Lynne Findlay, former National Revenue minister in the Stephen Harper cabinet, in an interview with The . ....

Maxime Bernier Says He'll Keep 'A List Of Everyone Who Was With Me' In Tory Leadership Race

Quebec MP Maxime Bernier sent a fundraising email Saturday — hours before the results of the contest will be revealed in Toronto — giving supporters...

Keeping the party together

The steady-handed moderates in the party all began to ride off in the sunset, one-by-one. Shelly Glover, John Baird, James Moore, Peter McKay. Some, like...

Why Did So Many Tory Hopefuls Stay Until The End? It's Complicated

Neither did any of the bottom tier of candidates, who barely register in public opinion polling, namely Obhrai, Blaney, Andrew Saxton, Rick Peterson, and Chris...

Canada 150 interactive: You choose the logo

Every last thing about Canada's 150th anniversary logo was controversial, and it started long before the winning design was made public. The growling started as...

The Conservatives pick their new leader

Before the votes are counted The House sat down with Conservative MPs Candice Bergen, Michelle Rempel and Diane Finley and former MP Peter MacKay about...

Angels Notes: Florida native Nolan Fontana homers for first major-league hit

Yelich, a Miami Marlins outfielder, grew up in the Conejo Valley and attended a baseball camp hosted by Scioscia, who also lives in the area,...

Conservative leadership convention projects 'united' front, but some attendees admit to nervousness, uncertainty in ...

(subscription) (subscription)... Conservative MP Dean Allison (Niagara West, Ont.); Conservative MP Tom Lukiwski (Moose Jaw — Lake Centre — Lanigan, Ont.); former Conservative MP...

How Kellie Leitch accidentally revealed Canadian values - Maclean's

Her attempt at Trumpian populism repulsed most voters outside her party. But were Conservatives paying attention?Chris Selley: 'Canada's Donald Trump' was never on offer in...

Candidate's Call to Save 'Canadian Values'? Un-Canadian, Critics Say

To Kellie Leitch, one of more than a dozen candidates vying to lead Canada's Conservative Party, the most pressing issue today is something that some...