August 6, 2014

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Sudbury briefs: Candidate meet and greet?

Locally Rock City Auto Supplies has raised over $64,000 since the program has been in effect for the last five years. Steve Fletcher, Executive Director...

Liberal MP Andrew Cornwell admits taking $20k from property developers: ICAC

Suspended Liberal MP Andrew Cornwell has admitted to a corruption inquiry that he pocketed a $10,000 "bribe" from one property developer and used it to...

RLJ Lodging Trust's (RLJ) CEO Tom Baltimore on Q2 2014 Results

- Earnings ...Seeking Alpha (registration)Our first question comes from David Loeb with Baird. Please take your ... Leslie, just to follow up on the...

IRS to Churches: Be Audit You Can Be

Apparently, the radicals at the Foundation felt like churches were being left out of the administration's conservative targeting party and took the IRS to court...

Legalized loan sharking

(blog) (blog)Oddly enough, when he was federal minister of finance, the late Jim Flaherty seemed to suggest that the balance between the payday industry...

BC chief accused of 'conflict of interest' for keeping her AFN job while ...

Already, Ms. Wilson-Raybould's role under the Liberal banner has already made her a target of Conservative attacks. In a July 31 Tweet, Vancouver-area Conservative MP...

Rita Ora: Music is scary

Rita recently broke up with Scottish DJ Calvin Harris after dating since May 2013 and she has had other high-profile relationships with fellow celebrities like...

E-Privacy: The Next Big Issue | DelawarePolitics.net

August 6, 2014 David Anderson Leave a comment. Sometimes the biggest stories that .... Was IRS targeting of Tea Party and conservative groups a consequence...

Julian Fantino Accuses Justin Trudeau Of Consorting With 'Religious Extremists'

Trudeau told a Sun News reporter in Vancouver this week that he has "most likely" visited the mosque since he has probably dropped in on...

Karen Stintz rolls out her economic policy

“I fought the misguided spending of the NDP,” she said. “I held the line on the labour contracts at the city and at the ...

Feds pledge millions to help foreign skilled workers find jobs in BC

WEST VANCOUVER (NEWS1130) – Federal Employment Minister Jason Kenney says it's an unacceptable waste that skilled workers who come to Canada can't find jobs. In...

Teen to be punished for pot brownies 'very scared'

Although neighboring Austin is a liberal haven in deeply conservative Texas, Williamson County has a long reputation of law and order, which came under national...

Teen to be punished for pot brownies 'very scared'

Although neighboring Austin is a liberal haven in deeply conservative Texas, Williamson County has a long reputation of law and order, which came under national...

Canada's Progressive Parties Face Gnarly Gaza Politics

That shift has upset some, leading to NDP offices being occupied in Vancouver and targeted by protesters in Montreal and Halifax. Mothers and Families for...

Teen to be punished for pot brownies 'very scared'

Although neighboring Austin is a liberal haven in deeply conservative Texas, Williamson County has a long reputation of law and order, which came under national...

Veterans Affairs' Facebook, Twitter campaign slammed as misleading

It also contains a series of caveats — “support varies depending on individual circumstances,” for example — but NDP Veterans Affairs critic Peter Stoffer says...

Fallin won't attend Garvin County event

The flier also says discussion among conservative party members at the fundraiser will involve "some things that you may not know about the NRA, Planned...

Exclusive: US to spend up to $550 million on African rapid response forces

Reuters/Reuters - U.S. President Barack Obama (C) delivers opening remarks to more than 50 fifty leaders gathered for the U.S.-Africa Leaders Summit Session One on...

Is Canada getting safer? Nobody really knows.

(subscription) (subscription)According to Public Safety Minister Steven Blaney, the 2013 police-reported crime stats are proof that his government's tough-on-crime measures are working. Except …...

Conservatives starting over after nasty nomination fight in Ontario riding

“We cannot discuss what the Board of Internal Economy may or may not be reviewing,” said Laura Smith, a senior adviser to Conservative Whip John...

Why I Hope to Vote Republican in 2024 - Foreign Policy

Face it: Hillary Clinton will be a two-term president, and I'll vote for her. But a Democratic stranglehold on the White House is bad for...

Diplomat union 'deplores' ambassadorial appointment trend

The Conservatives, who once criticized the Liberals for their appointments, are now not immune to criticism. Last year ... A spokesman for Foreign Affairs Minister...

Instead of smearing Justin Trudeau over visit, act against mosque if it is a ...

OTTAWA — If the Conservative government had legitimate security concerns about a Montreal mosque's alleged Al-Qaeda connections, it should have acted on them rather than...

Justin Trudeau's 2011 mosque visit draws fire from Steven Blaney

Ottawa Citizen Steven Blaney, the minister of public safety and emergency preparedness, issued a public statement today on Trudeau's visit to the Al-Sunnah Al-Nabawiah mosque, located...

Russia sanctions: Vladimir Putin retaliates, sanctions Canada

New Democratic Party foreign affairs critic Paul Dewar said the government's action is weak without including sanctions on the three business leaders, including the head...

Diplomat union 'deplores' trend in ambassadorial appointments

The Conservatives, who once criticized the Liberals for their appointments, are now not immune to criticism. Last year ... A spokesman for Foreign Affairs Minister...

Story Of The Race: Alexander vs. Carr

(blog)State Rep. Joe Carr says he chose to make his run official in front of a hospital in Murfreesboro to underscore the case he'll...

Olivia Chow Not Just The 'NDP Candidate' In Toronto Mayoral Race ...

Olivia Chow Not Just The 'NDP Candidate' In Toronto Mayoral Race, Poll Suggests. By Ryan Maloney. Which candidate in the Toronto mayoral race is the...

Happy 100th Birthday Mary Agnes Roberts

Cst. Pankratz presented greetings from Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, His Excellency the Right Honourable David Johnston, the Governor General of Canada, B.C. Premier Christy...

Wynne leads call for huge increase in federal infrastructure spending

The federal Conservatives are proposing $70 billion for infrastructure over the next decade, Wynne said. All levels of government have neglected these needs since the...

Feds likely in the dark on family accused of spying in China: Expert

While opposition politicians suggested the tensions between China and Canada are due to diplomatic failures by the Conservative government, analysts warned that provoking the Chinese...

Boris Johnson declares intention to become MP

The Guardian However, Mr Johnson's declaration immediately raised the prospect that he could emerge as a rival for the Conservative leadership if the party is defeated...

Primary election draws near — does anyone care?

Top Palm Beach County storylines: With conservative firebrand Allen West nowhere in sight, which Republican (among six) will get to battle first-term Democratic U.S. Rep.

Kate Moss Scolds Justin Bieber in Ibiza

He kept collaborating with top-tier musicians, but also explored unfamiliar territory—composing the soundtrack for the blockbuster animated film Despicable Me, the intro for late-night comedy...

Work goes on to save the Sault to Hearst line

Meantime, the Coalition for Algoma Passenger Trains (CAPT), has begun a campaign of sending thousands of postcards, addressed to Raitt, Conservative Sault MP Bryan Hayes...

Feds likely in the dark on family accused of spying in China, says expert

... relationship with China - or anyone around the world at the moment." Helene Laverdiere, NDP foreign affairs critic, said Trudeau's comments are "a little...

Wynne pushes feds for infrastructure money

Wynne's estimate of what the Tories spend on infrastructure is actually generous, said Liberal finance critic Ralph Goodale. He estimates it's actually closer to 0.18...

Ontario pushing feds for $30 billion each year for Canadian infrastructure

If politicians are saving room in their budgets for immediate benefits like tax cuts, then infrastructure spending is especially vulnerable, she added, in what appeared...

Veterans Affairs Posting 'Extremely Misleading' Information, Critics Say

It also contains a series of caveats — "support varies depending on individual circumstances," for example — but NDP veterans critic Peter Stoffer says the...

Happy Hour Roundup

(blog)Former Obama aide Reid Cherlin aptly sums up the Obama presidency as seen from the perspective of the White House: They know that in...

Justin Trudeau's mosque visit draws fire from Steven Blaney

Canada's public safety minister is accusing Liberal Leader Justin Trudeau of supporting terrorists more than three years after he visited a mosque that was later...

Ontario pushing feds for $30 billion each year for Canadian infrastructure

Wynne's estimate of what the Tories spend on infrastructure is actually generous, said Liberal finance critic Ralph Goodale. He estimates it's actually closer to 0.18...

Wynne wants feds to spend $30 billion on infrastructure each year

If politicians are saving room in their budgets for immediate benefits like tax cuts, then infrastructure spending is especially vulnerable, she added, in what appeared...

Premier Wynne pushes feds for infrastructure money | Metro

Wynne's estimate of what the Tories spend on infrastructure is actually generous, said Liberal deputy leader Ralph Goodale. He estimates it's actually closer to 0.18...

Veterans Affairs challenged on chart showing disabled soldier ...

... challenged on chart showing disabled soldier payments. Julian Fantino. Minister of Veterans Affairs Julian Fantino is seen leaving the Conservative caucus meeting on Parliament...

Deep Inside Hollywood: DiCaprio, Hardy, Sontag, Hayes and Rosie

Co-written by Inarritu with Mark L. Smith, and based on Michael Punke's 2002 novel, The Revenant: A Novel of Revenge, it's about a 19th century...

Community Calendar Aug. 10

14 — Ellen Smith Elementary Meet and Greet, 4-6 p.m.. • Aug. 14 — Greenbrier Parent Orientation ... First Monday — The Arkansas Conservative Forum...

We Don't Coast main

From left are Michael Johnson of Bozell; Ed Salem, Swanson Russell; Esther Mejia, E Creative; Steve Gordon, RDQLUS Creative; and Jason Fischer, Surreal Media Lab.

Tories seem to have trouble defining Justin Trudeau to voters

(blog)In 2011, the Tories did a masterful job in defining then-Liberal leader Michael Ignatieff as someone who was "just visiting." They launched an ad...

Heal100Kids Campaign - Carolyn Bennett - Liberal Party of Canada

I was proud to add my voice to that of Liberal Leader Justin Trudeau and countless other Canadians to a campaign initiated by Toronto-St. Paul's...