April 23, 2015

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A budget for Stephen Harper's granddaughter

But fully 38 of those 91 uses of the t-word were sung by Kevin Sorenson, the enthusiastic minister of state for finance who was filling...

Surrey NDP MPs call on Tories to help stop shootings

Jinny Sims, NDP MP for Newton-North Delta, said the federal budget tabled Tuesday fails to deliver any solutions to growing gang violence here. She and...

Protesters demonstrate outside Harper's meeting in Winnipeg

Portage-Lisgar MP Candice Bergen, minister of state for social development, emceed the event and MP Steven Fletcher (Charleswood-St. James-Assiniboia) introduced Harper, who spoke for about...

Lynch makes history after long Senate fight

Charlotte ObserverSome conservative groups had called on Senate Republicans to block a vote on Lynch altogether because of her stance on the president's immigration policies.

Ritz welcomes Economic Action Plan 2015 | Battlefords Daily News ...

Ottawa – MP Gerry Ritz welcomes the Conservative Government's Economic Action Plan 2015. The plan will support jobs and growth in Battlefords-Lloydminster, will.

Tory MP Accuses Thomas Mulcair Of Using 'F-Word,' NDP MP Calls Charge ...

Tory MP Mark Warawa, who represents the British Columbia riding of Langley, rose on a point of order after question period to accuse Mulcair of...

Obama: Trade deals will help American jobs

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama is promoting his trade policies, telling allies he is willing to pursue international commerce agreements even if they are...

Harper 'confident' in Winnipeg ridings

In the past three months, Conservative MPs Shelly Glover, Rod Bruinooge and Joy Smith each announced they would not seek re-election in their ridings, leaving...

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... London and Southwestern Ontario,” Ed Holder, minister of state for Science and Technology, said Thursday. “It's consistent with the direction of our government to...

Abbott doesn't talk border in visit with Honduran president

Looking on are staff members, Texas Governor Chief of Staff Daniel Hodge, Texas Secretary of State, Carlos Cascos, Hondoran Chancellor Arturo Corrales, and Honduran Jorge...

If science shows why abortion is wrong, why is the pro-life movement so Christian?

(blog)William Wilberforce, the great British parliamentarian and abolitionist, was a conservative evangelical who spent his whole life tirelessly working to end the slave trade...

Mandatory minimum sentences fight cost big bucks, records show

Liberal Party justice critic Sean Casey compared the government's austerity budgets to the amount it is spending "trying to defend charter violations." "It's entirely consistent...

Harper's anti-union bill rises from the dead: Tim Harper

Bill C-377, first introduced by British Columbia Conservative backbencher Russ Hiebert in December 2011, has been revived by a Senate committee and there was Hiebert...

Prime Minister Stephen Harper speaks at rally in Winnipeg ...

Prime Minister Stephen Harper is expected to speak at a Conservative Party event Thursday at the Victoria Inn.

Harper responds to lack of Jets jersey

"How can you go wrong wearing a Team Canada jersey in any case," he said to a round of applause. Harper, however, may just have...

HB 50, Parental Right to Opt Out of Smarter Balanced Squeaks out ...

Parents, Conservatives, the Delaware PTA, and the DSEA joined to support the legislation. The broad coalition is reflected in the sponsors of the legislation. ...

Scott will attend conservative gathering next month

Other Republicans who may run for president are also coming, according to Citizens United, a conservative activist group organizing the event in conjunction with U.S.

PC leadership hopeful Patrick Brown pledges to pay attention to Ontario's ...

SooToday.comPC leadership hopeful Patrick Brown pledges to pay attention to Ontario's NorthPOLITICS. Former NHLer Mike Gartner (right) has thrown his support behind Conservative leadership candidate...

Prayer to 'Almighty God' before each sitting could be in violation of charter

Justice Minister Peter MacKay said he believes the prayer is "as inclusive as possible." But he said the prayer could be reviewed by the Board...

Liberals to choose May 3 - Orillia Packet & Times

Liberals to choose May 3Orillia Packet & Times... will take place between 1 and 3 p.m. at Coldwater Public School. The successful candidate will run...

Midtown Toronto Liberal MPs decry lack of infrastructure spending in federal ...

Toronto Centre MP Chrystia Freeland and St. Paul's MP Dr. Carolyn Bennett – both Liberals – offered harsh criticisms of the budget, which was balanced...

UPDATE 1-Canada to impose new speed limit for dangerous goods trains

Toronto Star... immediately impose a new speed limit of 40 mph (65 kph) for dangerous goods trains moving through urban areas with more than 100,000...

paul dewar and tree ottawa give primary school ... - Ecology Ottawa

OTTAWA – Paul Dewar, NDP MP for Ottawa Centre, joined Tree Ottawa and students from St Anthony Catholic School today to plant a tree in...

The Conservatives Have Become An English Nationalist Party, Says Gordon ...

Brown said the Conservatives are unable to defend their record on the NHS and living standards, so instead have to rely on their “friends in...

Del Mastro back in court for sentencing on Tuesday

The Crown is also asking Justice Lisa Cameron to consider making Mr. Del Mastro pay back $10,000 to Peterborough's Federal Conservative Electoral District — money...

Rona Ambrose 'deeply concerned' about Vancouver's plan to regulate marijuana ...

“I am deeply concerned by reports that the City of Vancouver intends to discuss a proposal to regulate illegal drug dispensaries at an upcoming council...

Dion introduces bill so passengers can sue airlines for failing to take drink ...

Former Liberal leader Stephane Dion tabled a bill in the House of Commons on April 23, 2015 that would extend Canada's Official Languages Act to...

Dion introduces bill so passengers can sue airlines for failing to take drink ...

Being able to order a 7-Up in French on an airplane is a fundamental Canadian right, and any Canadian should be able to sue if...

Speech by Justin Trudeau in the House of Commons on Budget 2015

(blog) (blog)Mr. Speaker, I am glad to have this opportunity to speak the day after the Conservative government tabled its 10th budget. This is...

Foote no fan of federal budget

Foote said the budget was aimed at deceiving the Canadian public into believing the Conservatives have a real plan to deal with the country's economic...

Activists crash federal Conservative event over oil spill (VIDEO)

They asked local MPs James Moore and Andrew Saxton whether they were willing to touch a piece of wood with oil on it. “I'm fine,...

Local students to graduate from Pitt-Bradford

From Austin: Andriana Richelle Ramadhan, bachelor of arts, history-political science; Bradford: Maxwell Lee Asinger, bachelor of science, business management and computer information systems and technology,...

New ethics questions test Hillary Clinton's campaign

U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton delivers the keynote address of the Town Hall Meeting at Plenary Session of Foreign Affairs Day in the...

CRA's Letter 'Conservative Party Advertising,' Edmonton Mom Says

"The Harper government has crossed the line," Liberal critic Scott Brison agrees. "They are using Canadian tax dollars to pay for Conservative quasi-partisan advertising." The...

Political battle brewing over DND budget

Defence Minister Jason Kenney is defending the spending plan, saying the Conservatives have rebuilt the capabilities of the military and increased the National Defence budget...

Senate Confirms Loretta Lynch as Attorney General After Long Delay

Some conservative groups had called on Senate Republicans to block a vote on Ms. Lynch altogether because of her stance on the president's immigration policies.

Serré confirmed as Liberal candidate in Nickel Belt

The NDP's Claude Gravelle has held the federal Nickel Belt seat since 2008, after the Liberals' Ray Bonin retired. Liberals in Sudbury nominated businessman Paul...

Senate confirms Loretta Lynch as attorney general

Some recent speculation had centered on Cochran as a potential vote, in part because he owed his victory over a conservative challenger last June to...

First-ever West Island empty bowls event raises over $7000

Among the attendees were Pointe Claire city council members, including mayor Morris Trudeau, Cynthia Homan, Dennis Smith, and Kelly Thorstad-Cullen, as well as Lac St.

Local MP says federal budget is good for economy, families

The federal Conservative budget, Economic Action Plan 2015, has received the thumbs up from Edmonton-Sherwood Park MP Tim Uppal, whose constituency extends through Fort Saskatchewan.

QP Live: Every voter is brilliant in an election year.

The NDP has pitched cutting the SME tax rate from 11 per cent to nine per cent. The government voted against that proposal—but then tossed...

MP David Wilks defends Bill C-51

Conservative MPs vote freely more than any other MPs. Check how any MP voted and make comparisons for yourself. It's public record. I am 100...

Battle over DND budget as Liberals claim spending on track to historical low

Liberal defence critic Joyce Murray says Kenney further undermines his own credibility by not mentioning that the defence budget was cut by $2.1 billion annually...

Battle over DND budget as Liberals claim spending on track to historical low

Liberal defence critic Joyce Murray says Kenney further undermines his own credibility by not mentioning that the defence budget was cut by $2.1 billion annually...

Provincial budget analysis meeting set for Friday morning in Scarborough

The breakfast is being organized by Scarborough-Agincourt Liberal MP Arnold Chan; Scarborough-Guildwood Liberal MP John McKay; and federal Liberal candidates Salma Zahid, Scarborouugh Centre; Gary...

Gov't ready to talk, says Clement, despite $900M booked for PS sick leave savings

Treasury Board President Tony Clement claims he's ready to talk and “fairly” negotiate the terms of a new sick leave and disability regime to replace...

Parties quibble over budget implications

“It's another indication that we believe in lower taxes and Canadians are better off with more money in their pocket to spend in the economy,”...

Belfast-Murray River promises tough rematch

Progressive Conservative Darlene Compton, who took a shot at the party leadership this year, is looking to take away the seat of Liberal Charlie McGeoghegan.

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