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HÉBERT: Parties of Canada's left, right bereft of proper leadership

Over on the NDP front, it has now been four months since members showed Thomas Mulcair the door, and still there is not a declared...

UPDATE: Elizabeth May urges Atlantic region to set aggressive climate targets

Elizabeth May and the Green Party of N.S. and Canada are calling on the province and its Atlantic neighbours to set stronger climate targets and...

Elizabeth May in Halifax to talk climate, sustainable energy

Federal Green Party leader Elizabeth May will be in Halifax on Saturday. She will hold a press conference at 2 p.m. to discuss how Nova...

Green Leader Elizabeth May wants Donkin coal mine turfed

Elizabeth May, leader of the Green party, is calling on Nova Scotia to halt plans to open a coal mine in Cape Breton, citing environmental...

Justin Trudeau to bring campaign to Amherst on Tuesday

Justin Trudeau is having his breakfast in Amherst on Tuesday morning. The Liberal leader is joining Bill Casey, Liberal candidate for Cumberland-Colchester, for an early-morning...

Stephen Harper takes aim at Justin Trudeau's economic plan

OTTAWA — Stephen Harper kicked off the fifth week of the federal election campaign taking aim at Justin Trudeau's plan to run deficits until 2019...

Green Party Leader Elizabeth May to make first N.S. campaign stop

Elizabeth May, leader of the Green party, is heading to Halifax on Monday for her first appearance in Nova Scotia this election campaign. The event...

Elizabeth May says Green seat won in New Brunswick shows party momentum

OTTAWA — Green party Leader Elizabeth May says she's delighted by the Green breakthrough in the New Brunswick election, saying it proves the party has...

Liberals can't rest despite boost in polls, Justin Trudeau says

BRIDGEWATER — Despite an Ipsos Reid poll Monday morning that puts the Liberals ahead of the Conservatives among decided voters, Justin Trudeau says he has...

Clayton Miller's parents ask for Justin Trudeau's help

Maureen and Gervase Miller have asked federal Liberal Leader Justin Trudeau to use their experience with the Access to Information Act to demonstrate why the...

Stephen Harper marks 100th anniversary of WWI beginning

OTTAWA — Prime Minister Stephen Harper marked the 100th anniversary of the beginning of the First World War on Monday, crediting the conflict, despite its...

NS Greens attend party's national convention, start preparing for next federal ...

Federal Green Leader Elizabeth May, a former Nova Scotia resident, is the MP for Saanich-Gulf Islands in British Columbia. She was active for many years...

Feds give NS more time to get off coal

Green Leader Elizabeth May is skeptical of the deal. Because of the difference in provincial and federal laws, May said no one knows for sure...

HÉBERT: Quebec vote outcome a windfall for Mulcair, Harper

For NDP Leader Thomas Mulcair, Monday's result is a rare political gift, in that it comes with few strings attached. The PQ defeat further reduces...

Polls: Canadians aren't too happy with the Conservatives

A series of polls through April had the NDP, under new leader Thomas Mulcair, in a virtual tie with the Tories. Last week, a Harris-Decima...

Report: Income inequality nothing compared to wealth inequality in Canada

Inequality, whether in income or wealth, increasingly looks like it will become a key issue in the upcoming federal election, with Liberal Leader Justin Trudeau...

Stephen Harper slams Russia for sanctioning prominent Ukrainian-Canadian

THE HAGUE, Netherlands — Stephen Harper directed some harsh barbs at Russia on Tuesday, questioning the “mentality” of Moscow's leadership for scoffing at Canada's condemnation...

House rejects bid on MPs' expenses

A motion to call in the federal auditor general on MP expenses was spiked in the House of Commons on Tuesday. Green Party Leader Elizabeth...

Justin Trudeau welcomes birth of his third child, baby boy Hadrian

OTTAWA — Justin Trudeau and his wife, Sophie Gregoire, have welcomed their third child into the world. The Liberal leader announced the birth of “little...