April 14, 2015

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Assigning blame for the Bruins failures, and where do they go from here?

You know winning their division by a mile and being able to rest down the stretch and having it MVPs of leading MVP MVP candidate...

Ottawa's new climate change mantra involves cross-border greenhouse gas ...

All eyes were on Quebec City's provincial premiers' meeting on climate change Tuesday, but it was the federal natural resources minister, Greg Rickford, who delivered...

Bill pushes for state rule over fed land

Kent Lambert, R-Colorado Springs, successfully pushed an amendment on Tuesday to address the concerns. ... He also pointed out that the conservative American Legislative Exchange...

Patrick Brown Leads Christine Elliott In Ontario PC Leadership Race, Poll ...

She has won endorsements from 17 MPPs and a number of top federal Tories, including Immigration Minister Chris Alexander and Transport Minister Lisa Raitt. She...

Justin Trudeau, Liberal leader: Two years in

Michael Ignatieff and Stéphane Dion knew that if they voted against Harper's minority governments on important business, they might bring him down. The country would...

Liberal MP Joyce Murray doesn't want Stephen Harper to win by vote-splitting

It's to do with Stephen Harper and the Conservatives ruling the country on account of other parties splitting the vote. “I have people that come...

Liberal MP Joyce Murray doesn't want Stephen Harper to win by vote-splitting

That was when Murray was running for leader of the federal Liberal party, a contest eventually won by Justin Trudeau. As a major plank of...

Madonna: Hooray For Refusing To Turn Your Sexy Off At 56!

They were horrified when she bared her butt, covered only by fishnet pantyhose, on the 2015 Grammy Awards red carpet. Dissers don't get that Madonna...

Quebec Climate Summit: Premiers Urge Feds To Take More Action

The Conservative government, which ran on a platform in 2008 that included a cap-and-trade policy, argues that any effort to price carbon is an economy...

Conservatives claim exemplary record as provinces discuss climate ...

The tortuous, election-year dance was in full evidence Tuesday as Natural Resources Minister Greg Rickford delivered the Conservative energy gospel to a business audience in...

Don Davies Vancouver Kingsway » Blog Archive » Don and federal ...

VANCOUVER – Today, New Democrat MPs and candidates ramped up their campaign to reverse the Harper government's reckless cuts to BC Coast Guard services. “An...

UK's David Cameron Makes Play for Working-Class Votes

stv.tvLONDON—British Prime Minister David Cameron made a bid to broaden his Conservative Party's appeal among working-class voters and break the opinion-poll deadlock ahead of a...

Harper government boasts 'exemplary record' on environment ...

The tortuous, election-year dance was in full evidence Tuesday as Natural Resources Minister Greg Rickford delivered the Conservative energy gospel to a business audience in...

Energy Experts: WSJ Wrong, EPA Climate Plan Will Keep The Lights On

(blog) (blog)... electric grid." [Robert Kump, CEO, comment to EPA, 12/1/14] ... CPP's Flexibility. According to John Moore, Senior Attorney at the National Resources...

Trudeau might be open to forming a coalition with the NDP, but not with ...

OTTAWA — Liberal Leader Justin Trudeau says he would “maybe” be more open to the idea of forming a coalition with the NDP if Tom...

Canada called upon to recognize human rights violations in Mexico

Libby Davies, NDP MP for Vancouver East called on the Conservative government to demand accountability from Mexico. "Canada has a responsibility to speak out," she...

Reserve Deputy in Tulsa Shooting Booked for Manslaughter

A volunteer sheriff's deputy in Oklahoma who shot and killed a man earlier this month after apparently mistaking his revolver for a stun gun turned...

Conservative group launches ads supporting Mike Lee

SALT LAKE CITY — The conservative group Citizens United is launching an advertising campaign in Utah urging residents to call U.S. Sen. Mike Lee and...

Joe Oliver: Rebutting Goodale's rebuttal

(subscription) (subscription)It may just be a week before Finance Minister Joe Oliver tables his first budget, but it's six months before a federal election...

Harper's 2015 election strategy defined by Trudeau attack

And even here at The Current last week, when we approached Minister Rona Ambrose's office about a government bill, the policy statement we received in...

Ralph Goodale Fires Back At Joe Oliver Over 'Bitter' Attacks On Pierre Trudeau

The Liberals plan to trumpet their economic record with speeches by MPs Marc Garneau, Scott Brison, John McCallum and Grit candidate – and rumoured future...

Canada called upon to unmask human rights violations in Mexico

Libby Davies, NDP MP for Vancouver East called on the Conservative government to demand accountability from Mexico. "Canada has a responsibility to speak out," she...

Will right to buy win over the working classes?

Harold Hill was at the epicentre of the social revolution that right-to-buy unleashed: Mrs Thatcher herself visited the estate not long after her radical laws...

Climate change debate brings all government levels... - www.ottawacommunitynews.com/

www.ottawacommunitynews.com/Climate change debate brings all government levels...www.ottawacommunitynews.com/East-end city councillors Tim Tierney, Mathieu Fleury and Tobi Nussbaum joined Liberal Ottawa-Vanier MPP Madeleine Meilleur and her federal...

Trudeau open to Liberal-NDP coalition — but not with 'old ... - iPolitics

NDP Leader Tom Mulcair and Liberal Leader Justin Trudeau are shown together at a panel discussion in Ottawa last year. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Adrian Wyld. Liberal...

David Cameron arrives to launch the Conservative manifesto

More from the TNS poll which puts the Conservatives two points ahead of Labour. As they prepare to launch their manifestos tomorrow, the Liberal Democrats...

Canada to send military troops to Ukraine as trainers

Ukraine can certainly use training in an effort to help stabilize the region, said NDP defence critic Jack Harris, but the NDP is worried about...

Harper, BC Tory MPs have oil on their hands from English Bay spill ...

James Moore Conservative MP, a lump of arrogance in a three-piece suit. Before we get to the future let's just take a look at the...

Tories should penalize themselves retroactively for unbalanced budgets: NDP

OTTAWA — If the federal government is serious about penalizing cabinet ministers for unbalanced budgets, Conservatives should retroactively pay the penalties they would have assumed...

Kelly McParland: Ontario treats emissions policy as just another source of cash

Also gone is Premier McGuinty, now a lobbyist, whose green agenda proved to include spending $1.2 billion not building two power plants. On Monday his...

Tories should penalize themselves retroactively for unbalanced budgets: NDP

"Surely they will agree to apply this principle to themselves and their own fiscal record," said NDP Treasury Board critic Mathieu Ravignat. "If Conservatives were...

Provincial climate meeting undermined by Alberta's absence

Conservative MP Colin Carrie is the Parliamentary Secretary to the Environment Minister in Ottawa. We did request an interview with the Environment Minister Leona Aglukkaq...

PMP TV Selects TV Worldwide to Produce the 'MoveRight.TV' Internet TV ...

(press release)In addition to live and on-demand webcast coverage of conservative events, MoveRight.TV will feature its own programming focused on conservative diversity outreach, as...

Growing our Economy: Ralph Goodale at Canada 2020

(blog) (blog)J'aimerais également remercier mon collègue, Mauril Bélanger, député d'Ottawa-Vanier, d'avoir passé le mot au sujet de cet événement malgré le bref préavis. Merci...

Liberals to hold AGMs this week

Provincial leader Rana Bokhari will speak at the lunch on Saturday April 18. Special guest speakers are Joyce Murray, MP Vancouver Quadra, Katie Telford, National...

NDP MPs call on Harper to re-open Kits Coast Guard station

Lower Mainland residents “aren't buying it” when the Conservatives call the response led by the Canadian Coast Guard “world class,” New Westminster–Coquitlam & Port Moody...

For the record: Ralph Goodale on the economy - Macleans.ca

The following is the prepared text of Liberal deputy leader Ralph Goodale's remarks at an event in Ottawa this morning. In it, Goodale mounts his...

New Democrats ramp-up campaign to reverse Harper's coast ... - NDP

... the Marine Communications and Traffic Service Centre in Ucluelet, and stop closures of these centres in Vancouver and Comox,” said NDP Fisheries and Oceans...

Wait is almost over to unveil LCC's new fitness center

Jesse Keller of Exercise Equipment Northwest assembles some of the weight sections of the new LCC fitness center. The brightly colored wall in back is...

Pro-Beijing DAB aims for more youthful party image

(subscription) (subscription)Hong Kong's biggest political force, the Democratic Alliance for the Betterment and Progress of Hong Kong, will "stay closer to the city's future...

182 babies born alive after failed late-term abortions in 2013 Read More

Tory MPPs Monte McNaughton and Jack MacLaren echoed the theme of parental rights when they addressed the crowd. McNaughton (Lambton-Kent-Middlesex), former candidate for the Progressive...

Christine Elliott attacks Patrick Brown's 'outdated views' in PC leadership race

Windsor Star (blog)TORONTO, April 14, 2015 (LifeSiteNews.com) -- Ontario MPP Christine Elliott claimed the province's Progressive Conservative Party is a “toxic brand” during an April...

Liberals present economic vision for middle class growth in Canada ...

OTTAWA – Speaking at a Canada 2020 event today, Deputy Leader of the Liberal Party of Canada and former federal Finance Minister, the Hon. Ralph...

Ralph Goodale rebuts Joe Oliver's version of budget history

(subscription) (subscription)A week after Finance Minister Joe Oliver harkened back to Pierre Trudeau's deficit-laden budgets to excoriate the Liberals' record of balancing the books,...

Ralph Goodale rebuts Joe Oliver's version of budget history - iPolitics

A week after Finance Minister Joe Oliver harkened back to Pierre Trudeau's deficit-laden budgets to excoriate the Liberals' record of balancing the books, on Tuesday...

Bill C-51: Thousands In Fees Levied For Anti-Terror Bill Constitutionality Memos

OTTAWA - The Conservative government says its sweeping anti-terrorism bill is constitutional, but verifying that assertion could cost an Ontario man almost $5,000. Lawyer Jack...

Canada to Send 200 Troops to Train Ukrainian Forces

Foreign ministers from the Group of Seven industrialized nations, among them Canada's Rob Nicholson, convened in Lübeck, Germany, Tuesday for two days of meetings, and...

Appuis - Alexandre Cloutier

Députés du Parti québécois. François Gendron, député d'Abitibi Ouest; Véronique Hivon, députée de Joliette; Gaétan Lelièvre, député de Gaspé. Députés du Bloc québécois. Claude Patry,...

Anger after £15m Kensington townhouse is transformed into 'eyesore seaside ...

Daniel Moylan, a non-executive director of Crossrail and Conservative councillor in the borough since 1990, also expressed his wishes for the application to be thrown...

Roxanne James under fire for past letter

For NDP MP Randall Garrison, the party's LGBT critic and public safety critic, the letter is unsurprising. “She belongs to that social conservative segment of...