April 30, 2015

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MP and veteran Christine Moore faced military harassment first hand ...

OTTAWA—It takes a “really horrible” incident for military brass to intervene in sexual assault and harassment, leaving the “little stuff” to slip by ignored, a...

How many votes turn on community mailboxes?

Matthew Kellway foreshadowed dark days ahead for Canadians who love a good trip to the mailbox. Kellway, the NDP's urban affairs critic who represents Toronto's...

MP Christine Moore faced military harassment first hand

. It takes a truly horrible incident for military brass to act on sexual harassment or assault, a NDP MP and military veteran says. Share...

U.K. Election Exit Pollster Says His Poll May Be Vague or Wrong

From left to right, Green Party leader Natalie Bennett, Liberal Democrat leader Nick Clegg, UKIP leader Nigel Farage, Labour leader Ed Miliband, Plaid Cymru leader...

Pat Roggensack is – or soon will be – chief justice; Shirley Abrahamson is not

On Wednesday, the four conservative members of the seven-person court took up a motion by Justice Michael Gableman to elect Justice Patience Roggensack as the...

1968 and the Invention of the American Police State

The upshot was both civil unrest and a conservative backlash to it. In Baltimore, the uprising and its leading critic, Maryland Governor Spiro Agnew, helped...

Shining Waters Railway study being assessed by federal, provincial governments

After Del Mastro resigned in November, neighbouring Haliburton-Kawartha Lakes-Brock Conservative MP Barry Devolin took over championing the cause. An anonymous donor offered $2,350 to the...

Military 'hostile,' 'disrespectful' 'demeaning to women': report

(subscription) (subscription)Liberal MP Joyce Murray (Vancouver Quadra, B.C.) called the report “very disturbing.” “This has obviously been going on a for a long time.

Guelph Politico: Longfield to Carry Liberal Banner for Guelph in Fall ...

They may not have been first, but many eyes were on the Liberal Party's Guelph membership to see who they would be nominating to succeed...

NDP demanding 100 new cops for Surrey now

Jinny Sims, MP for Newton-North Delta, and Jasbir Sandhu, MP for Surrey North, led the NDP's charge in the House of Commons on Thursday. “The...

Military justice system needs reform, lawyer argues

NDP defence critic Jack Harris said consideration should be given to reversing the 1998 decision that allows military justice system and military police jurisdiction over...

Conservatives rally for communism memorial on Journey to Freedom Day

Conservative Senator Thanh Hai Ngo and Heritage Minister Shelly Glover were also present at the rally in support of the memorial. Those who attended later...

Déclaration – Journée internationale de la danse | Stéphane Dion

Log in to Liberal.ca. Please log in with your Liberal ID. Your Liberal Extranet credentials can be used. ... Receive occasional updates from the Liberal...

UK parliament may have fewer Jewish MPs after election

Commons Speaker John Bercow, was originally elected as a Conservative but effectively gave up party politics on being voted in as speaker – as traditionally...

Emails: Roggensack cast key vote to be chief justice

The four conservative justices moved within hours on Wednesday to replace Abrahamson, even though she has a federal lawsuit pending challenging whether she can be...

Opposition mounts against Conservative government's 'wasteful' ad blitz

Criticizing the measures in the April 21 budget, which the NDP says will favour the rich, the party's finance critic Nathan Cullen told MPs, “Canadians...

Windsor politicians react to Detroit land deal with bridge company

Brian Masse, MP for Windsor West, said the deal is “unfortunate” because although the city is acquiring more land than it's giving up, it's still...

Harper government curious about what went on at Chretien-Putin meeting

(blog) (blog)Liberal foreign affairs critic Marc Garneau said he did not have information about Chretien's meeting but expected details of it will emerge. In...

Ontario advertising law 'modernized' not gutted: Kathleen Wynne

It has been cited repeatedly by federal Liberals who, like the federal NDP, are upset by the tens of millions of dollars of upbeat, Tory-blue,...

Patrick Brown on why he should be Ontario PC leader

He's high energy, high octane and starts his day with a Red Bull and a Power Bar. If the math holds, he's poised to be...

Judge who struck down gay marriage ban in Ky. dies

Mitch McConnell , R-Ky., but hardly followed in the conservative senator's footsteps. In two of his last major opinions, he struck down Kentucky's constitutional amendment...

Anne Jarvis: Suddenly, the federal election is interesting

(blog) (blog)(She used to be a Liberal and considered running for them in the last provincial election.) Well, it helps that highly respected incumbent...

Wynne says Ontario ad law modernized, rejects auditor's assertion system gutted

It has been cited repeatedly by federal Liberals who, like the federal NDP, are upset by the tens of millions of dollars of upbeat, Tory-blue,...

Stephen Harper, Brian Mulroney offer tributes at funeral for Pierre Claude Nolin

Late Senate Speaker Pierre Claude Nolin was remembered at his funeral on Thursday as a tolerant and brave man who was one of the most...

Market access moot without investment in crop…

(subscription)It's been message hammered home to Canada's agricultural community for months: the federal Conservatives are committed to opening new markets and improving trade access.

news/ndp-reality-check-trudeau-liberals-and-harper-conservatives ...

We are used to these smear jobs,” said NDP Caucus Chair, Irene Mathyssen. “But while Liberals join Conservatives in using anti-union sentiment to attack the...

Safe food advocates organize

On May 24, Jones and Chopra will share the stage with other speakers to launch the Canadian Council on Food Sovereignty and Health and to...

Liberal Party Fascist Irwin Cotler Wants To Take Away Your Right To ...

Liberal Party Fascist Irwin Cotler Wants To Take Away Your Right To Know Your Accusers. Cotler's anti-hate speech bill should be called 'Charlie Hebdo Had...

Roxanne James Bill Blair Involved With Gang of Drug Pushers ...

April 30, 2015 Roxanne James Bill Blair Involved With Gang of Drug Pushers. Conservative MP Roxanne James running for re-election in SCARBOROUGH CENTRE Roxanne James...

GM workers react to news of 1000 Oshawa job cuts as Camaro production ends

Oshawa Conservative MP Colin Carrie said he has reached out to both GM officials and Unifor and his door is always open to both organizations.

Powerful report on sexual abuse in military calls for outside-chain-of-command ...

(blog) (blog)Shortly after the report was made public, on Thursday, the Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Defence, James Bezan, told the House of...

NDP seeks ban on so-called 'pay-to-pay' fees at banks - Macleans.ca

NDP MP Andrew Cash says he wants expanded code of conduct for banks that is not voluntary.

MP: 2015 elections are Canada's best bet for electoral reform

In the upcoming 2015 federal election, Tom Mulcair is offering Canadians a chance to change the current system by electing an NDP government with a...

NDP seeks to Ottawa ban on so-called pay-to-pay fees charged by banks

Huffington Post CanadaOTTAWA – The NDP has called on Ottawa to ban so-called “pay-to-pay” fees charged by Canada's big banks. NDP MP Andrew Cash said...

Letter: Harper gov't just adds to our debt load

Regarding your article on the differing views of our Conservative MP and the Liberal candidate on the federal budget [Stretching the Credibility of Balanced Budget...

Scott Brison responds on income-splitting

The headline of John Geddes's latest piece (“Why income-splitting helps all but the poorest Canadians”) ignores basic facts about the Conservatives' $2-billion income-splitting plan. It...

NDP seeks to ban on so-called pay-to-pay fees | Metro

OTTAWA – The NDP has called on Ottawa to ban so-called “pay-to-pay” fees charged by Canada's big banks. NDP MP Andrew Cash said Thursday that...

Decision 2015 Vol. 1: Esquimalt-Saanich-Sooke | RoyalMag

This is supported by Randall Garrison — incumbent NDP MP of the Esquimalt-Juan de Fuca riding this new one replaces — only gaining the seat...

NDP seeks to Ottawa ban on so-called pay-to-pay fees charged by ...

OTTAWA - The NDP has called on Ottawa to ban so-called "pay-to-pay" fees charged by Canada's big banks. NDP MP Andrew Cash said Thursday that...

Mayor's Breakfast - The NewsDesk

You are here: Home / Harold Albrecht / Mayor's Breakfast. Mayor's Breakfast. April 30, 2015 by Harold Albrecht. None of our neighbours ... Harold Albrecht...

Stop the Expansion of Pay-to-Pay Fees! Sign the ... - Andrew Cash

Now the Banks want to charge you EXTRA for everyday transactions! (Sign the petition below!) While the NDP was successful in getting rid of pay-to-pay...

Bernie Sanders bid threatens to widen Democratic trade rift

“He'll make his own decisions,” Reid said. At least one Senate conservative, Jeff Sessions of Alabama, applauded Sanders' commitment to the anti-trade cause. The trade...

Warden: Infrastructure support in provincial, federal budgets aids local ...

Wellington-Halton Hills MP Michael Chong called the balanced budget introduced by his Conservative party “a significant achievement” and noted it was accomplished “while significantly reducing...

Brent Rathgeber, Former Tory-Turned-Independent MP, Aims To Limit Size Of ...

That number dropped after former foreign affairs minister John Baird resigned in February. Former Liberal prime minister Paul ... Former Progressive Conservative prime minister Brian...

Oshawa GM plant to cut 1000 jobs

WATCH: NDP MP Peter Julian cited the loss of 1,000 jobs in Oshawa to challenge the Tories about protecting Canadian jobs. Story continues below. Global...

Atamanenko undeterred on horse meat issue

NDP MP Alex Atamanenko says he's disappointed his private member's bill over horse meat for human consumption failed to pass in parliament but he hopes...

Stephen Harper celebrates birthday with cards sent to, mailed back from party ...

(blog) (blog)Prime Minister Stephen Harper is celebrating his 56th birthday today, April 30, and he'll be receiving well-wishes from many of his party supporters...

Conservatives call for probe of NDP union office allegations

A Conservative MP is calling for an investigation following accusations the NDP is abusing Parliamentary resources by running its union office out of the Opposition...

Tories call for probe of NDP union office allegations

A Conservative MP is calling for an investigation following accusations the NDP is abusing Parliamentary resources by running its union office out of the Opposition...

Budget slashed for 'critical' RCMP database suffering backlog

But there's no question the system is flawed, said Liberal public safety critic Wayne Easter. “On a police information system, if the information is not...