May 18, 2015

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Statement by NDP MP Rathika Sitsabaiesan (Scarborough – Rouge ...

Statement by NDP MP Rathika Sitsabaiesan (Scarborough – Rouge River) on the 6th anniversary of the end of the civil conflict in Sri Lanka. “On...

Statement by NDP MP Rathika Sitsabaiesan - Canada's NDP

Statement by NDP MP Rathika Sitsabaiesan (Scarborough – Rouge River) on the 6th anniversary of the end of the civil conflict in Sri Lanka. TweetShare.

Canadian navy struggling to keep supply ships afloat

While the Liberals cut the defence budget deeply, under their watch the military did receive new http://www.thestar.com/news/canada/2008/01/08/military_still_backs_rollover_vehicle_lav_iii.htmlLAV III armoured vehicles, M-777 artillery, CH-149 ...Navy scours...

Coalition of labor, immigrant groups flexing muscles in Va. local races

Rosalyn “Roz” Dance (D-Petersburg), who faces challenger Joe Preston and could face disgraced former delegate Joseph D. Morrissey in the general election. The group also...

Why are the Ontario Liberals gutting their own political advertising law?

Further irony: The sponsor of the federal bill is Liberal MP David McGuinty, brother of former premier Dalton, the man who brought in the Ontario...

Single-sports betting in Canada still a long shot as Senate stymies bill

Brian Masse, the NDP MP for Windsor, says he's upset the Senate can't get the legislation passed given it got unanimous consent from the House...

Un succès record pour le Quille-O-Thon annuel des Petits Frères de Laval ! - L'Écho de Laval

L'Écho de LavalUn succès record pour le Quille-O-Thon annuel des Petits Frères de Laval !L'Écho de LavalLe NPD était représenté par François Pilon, député de...

Navy scours eBay to keep supply ship going

HamiltonNews (press release) (registration)HamiltonNews (press release) (registration)Liberal MP Marc Garneau, a former naval officer and astronaut, said the fleet is in a shambles, even with...

Gordie Howe still at center of stem cell controversy

Maynard Howe didn't correct him. A writer for the conservative website American Thinker even argued that Gordie Howe's recovery shows that liberals were on the...

NFL's Best QB Situations

Even by the most conservative of estimates, Rodgers should have 3-4 years of world-beating football left in his body. It's just that Andrew ..... a...

What It's Like On Putin's Enemies List

He was released two months ago and now lives in St. Petersburg. With his permission, Pelevina sent me a copy of his letter to Medvedev,...

David Brooks Doesn't Pay Attention to Your Criticism

Today you're considered a kind of moderate-leaning conservative. What were your politics when you were a student here? I worked on the John Anderson for...

Navy scours eBay to keep supply ship going

CBC.caLiberal MP Marc Garneau, a former naval officer and astronaut, said the fleet is in a shambles, even with the multibillion-dollar upgrade to the Halifax-class...

Congrats to all of UL's Spring 2015 graduates!

Brennan Jules Riche. Engineering. Joshua Channing Moreau. General Studies. Savannah Marie Bordelon. Taylor Stephen Riche. Graduate School - Masters. Alaina Joy Sampson. Liberal Arts. Haley...

Here's a look at the 10 most-read stories on helenair.com during the last week.

It's time to give Hal back his brain: We need to introduce him to Ava. Sparks will fly! “Do you, Hal, take Ava, to be...

Djaouida SellahNPD | Fête nationale de Saint-Hubert

Accueil · Mission · Historique · La Galerie · L'équipe · Billetterie · Programmation 2015 · Partenaires 2015. Djaouida Sellah – NPD. Saint-Bruno—Saint-Hubert. DÉPUTÉE. http://djaouidasellah.npd.ca/.

Sadia GroguhéNPD | Fête nationale de Saint-Hubert

Sadia Groguhé – NPD. Saint-Lambert. DÉPUTÉE. WHIP ADJOINTE PORTE-PAROLE ADJOINTE EN MATIÈRE D'EMPLOI ET DE DÉVELOPPEMENT SOCIAL. http://sadiagroguhe.npd.ca/ ...

Kellie Leitch Leads First-Ever Trade Mission For Canadian Businesswomen

CTV NewsThat summer, Leitch took over the portfolio. The panel's subsequent report, released in 2014, lay the groundwork for many of the projects Leitch now...

John Bercow to continue as Commons Speaker with MPs' backing

The GuardianEfforts by the Conservatives on the final day of the last Parliament to change the procedures for the Speaker's re-election - which would have...

Latino Groups Question Commitment of Political Donors to Community

Latino leaders have been echoing Vargas' view and amplifying it since last month when the Democracy Alliance, an organization created to counter conservative funding and...

Taxpayer-supported ad on-message with Conservative themes

"What they got is the very partisan message that this government wants to convey through public advertising," says Mathieu Ravignat, federal NDP treasury board critic.

AP PHOTOS: A look from the niqab, worn by some Muslim women

This photo was shot through the lowered veil of a niqab, which is worn by some conservative Muslim women. The cloth allows women to follow...

German spies say THEY told CIA where Bin Laden could be found

His party has also charged Merkel's conservatives deceived the electorate by voicing unrealistic hopes for a US-German 'no-spy agreement' in the lead-up to 2013 elections.

Taxing the rich will not pay off for Trudeau

But the Liberal vow to raise the top marginal tax rate on Canadians earning more than $200,000 a year flies in the face of leader...

Markets Live: South32 in soft debut

The company, led by former BHP chief financial officer Graham Kerr, instantly became Australia's third largest miner by market value and sits in the top...

Bonfire of the policies as Labour challengers queue up to ditch Ed Miliband's ...

Ms Creagh said that Labour had “lost the argument with the British people on Europe” and called for a “fast” renegotiation. She joined Mr Burnham...

The BDS movement is not hate speech

The Canadian foreign affairs minister, John Baird, announced, “Canada strongly supports Israel's right to defend itself by itself and its right to live in peace...

John Whittingdale, the horror fan putting the frighteners on the BBC

The Conservative MP is also a horror fan including the so-called “torture porn” of Hostel director Eli Roth. “I quite like really nasty films,” Whittingdale...

Why England's future is bright

David Cameron has placed the concept of One Nation back at the epicentre of the political debate and rightly so. So bold a vision does...

Celebrating in the Face of Persecution

Federal MP Brad Butt has been coming to lend his support at Falun Dafa Day in Toronto and Ottawa every year. He said one of...

Senators who've been governors largely agree about experience

Chris Christie said he'd rather be dead than a senator. Sens. Ted Cruz and Marco Rubio say governors are unprepared to confront the ... Lamar...

Alberta election could be preview to federal election, says letter-writer

(subscription)At the end of the day, I always remember what one Carleton University political science professor once said: “You get the government you deserve,”...

Tax on tampons is not a small issue

(subscription) (subscription)Thanks to a private member's bill by NDP MP Irene Mathyssen, centre, pictured with NDP MPs Pierre Nantel and Laurin Liu, Canadian women...

Alberta election could be preview to federal election, says letter-writer

(subscription)At the end of the day, I always remember what one Carleton University political science professor once said: “You get the government you deserve,”...

May moves on, but next time write a funny speech

(subscription)This is not news, but Green Party Leader Elizabeth May delivered a horrible speech at last Saturday night's Parliamentary Press Gallery Dinner. It was...

Indian Americans speak out after Loretta Sanchez gaffe

Mike Honda (D-San Jose) despite raising enough money to mount a formidable campaign. For Indian Americans, a serious ... George Allen saw his bid for...

Here are the top 10 times David Letterman made right-wingers look like total ...

And so, to recognize his exquisite work in taking down some of the right's worst, and for being a culture-shifting, groundbreaking, trailblazing, brilliant force in...

Players behind Brown's stunning victory say they under-promised, over-performed

(subscription) (subscription)When he declared his candidacy last September for the Ontario Progressive Conservative leadership, three-term Conservative MP Patrick Brown was virtually unknown in provincial...

Trudeau has been doing dry runs of leaders' TV debates for months

(subscription) (subscription)Liberal MP Carolyn Bennett (St. Paul's, Ont.), in an interview with The , confirmed that Mr. Trudeau has been preparing for the TV...

Tax on tampons is not a small issue

(subscription) (subscription)... was filled with the who's who of political Ottawa. Among them, spotted in this picture are Parliament Now Editor Asha Hingorani, NDP...

House set to adjourn June 23, may not return until January 2016

(subscription) (subscription)NDP House Leader Peter Julian (Burnaby-New Westminster, B.C.) told The last week that although government House Leader Peter Van Loan (York-Simcoe, Ont.)...

Feds haven't made case PS sick leave needs reform: NDP, Libs

(subscription) (subscription)The federal public service sick leave regime needs to be analyzed to see if it can be improved, the NDP says, while the...

NDP say Edmonton, Calgary, Lethbridge seats now in play in 2015

(subscription) (subscription)Of the 34 federal ridings in Alberta, 26 saw results in this month's provincial election favouring the NDP, a analysis of the...

NDP say Edmonton, Calgary, Lethbridge seats now in play in 2015

(subscription) (subscription)Of the 34 federal ridings in Alberta, 26 saw results in this month's provincial election favouring the NDP, a analysis of the...

House set to adjourn June 23, may not return until January 2016

(subscription) (subscription)NDP House Leader Peter Julian (Burnaby-New Westminster, B.C.) told The last week that although government House Leader Peter Van Loan (York-Simcoe, Ont.)...

Minister of State for Foreign Affairs Yelich promotes policy adviser

(subscription) (subscription)Minister of State for Foreign Affairs Lynne Yelich recently promoted staffer Joshua Landau, bumping him up to the role of policy adviser in...

Alberta election upends lobbying industry, will lead to 'buying season ...

(subscription) (subscription)Robin Sears and Brad Lavigne are spending an unusual amount of time in Alberta these days. To View the rest of this article,...

Casey unfazed by Harper visits to riding

(subscription) (subscription)Conservative MP Scott Armstrong is getting some high-profile visitors to his Cumberland-Colchester-Musquodoboit Valley, N.S. riding, but his Liberal challenger—a former Conservative MP—is unfazed.and...

LEGER: The election campaign is on, why pretend otherwise?

The prime minister's trip to Colchester County was all about shoring up support for Conservative heavyweight Peter MacKay and for Scott Armstrong, the sitting MP...

Fall's 5 Biggest Time Slot Battles

Fallowing a season with huge scheduling moves (CBS landed Thursday Night Football; NBC moved The Blacklist opposite Scandal), next fall's slate is far more conservative,...