August 31, 2015

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Will Lawrence MacAulay Tow His 'Friend Robert Ghiz' Around On ...

None of the PEI Liberals want Ghiz near them during the current election campaign. Sean Casey once took full credit for putting Ghiz in Office...

Crowdfunding to build road for reserve ends

Residents were left in tears in June when Natural Resources Minister Greg Rickford, who is also the local Conservative MP, visited the reserve, but refused...

Conservative Leader Stephen Harper spotted at Toronto Blue Jays practice

Conservative Leader Stephen Harper seems like the latest to jump on the ever-growing Toronto Blue Jays bandwagon. Harper was greeted at the Rogers Centre Monday...

New Era Begins Friday; Beavs Host Weber St.

In addition, Isaac Seumalo, who has started 25 games for the Beavers returns from injury after missing the entire 2014 season and is expected to...

Plamondon rappelle les gains du Bloc Québécois

POLITIQUE. «Depuis longtemps on entend à quoi ça sert le Bloc, qu'est-ce que ça donne?», a commenté le candidat Louis Plamondon qui a joint sa...

Only five percent of Conservative candidates gave the Ottawa Citizen an ...

(blog) (blog)He was then referred to another Conservative staffer instead of being connected with the candidate. Ed Fast (Abbotsford) and Tim Laidler (Coquitlam) also...

Whitehorse vandals damage Ryan Leef's campaign signs

About a dozen campaign signs of Conservative MP candidate Ryan Leef have been vandalized in the Whitehorse area. Leef's campaign manager, Darren Parsons, says two...

The Gargoyle – NDP attack ad skates over copyright on Del Mastro footage

Despite calling the use of copyrighted news material in attack ads “shameful,” the NDP ignored a warning not to use footage of former MP Dean...

ThreeHundredEight.com: Riding to watch: Kenora

Throughout the campaign, I will be profiling some of the ridings to watch. Today's selection: the northwestern Ontario riding of Kenora. Major Candidates Conservative Party:...

Restore home delivery

(blog) (blog)Re: Federal Conservative candidates draw criticism for mailbox debacle, by Derek Spalding, Aug. 25. The Conservatives can't have it both ways. They appointed...

Green Party selects candidate for Prince George-Peace River-Northern Rockies ...

... Silverado Socrates, and Karen McDowell to become their candidate on Friday night. No NDP candidate has been announced yet, but Biggar will be up...

Liberals, Conservatives vie for veterans' votes

If anything demonstrates the incompetence of the Conservative government with respect to its handling of the veterans affairs file, it's that. “You had the former...

The Gargoyle: Liberal promises better transportation in Gatineau

Liberal challenger Steve MacKinnon opened his office in Gatineau riding by telling voters they would get around town more easily under a Liberal government. Gatineau...

Ritz should resign as candidate

I have been a supporter of the Conservative Party both financially and voter-wise for many years. In the current election I am most disappointed with...

Debate on agriculture and food policy set for September 30

(subscription) (subscription)Agriculture Minister Gerry Ritz, Liberal Agriculture Critic Mark Eyking and Green Party Deputy Leader Bruce Hyer have confirmed they'll attend, Bonnett said. Confirmation...

Trudeau's Pro-Growth Platform Is All About Jobs

MetroNews CanadaIt's aimed at three prime objectives -- generating stronger economic growth and more employment, lifting the wellbeing of Canadians, and balancing the federal books...

A LOT Of Movies Are Leaving Netflix In September! See The Full List HERE!

Leaving Sept. 2 2015. Cheech & Chong's Hey Watch This (2010). Leaving Sept. 3 2015. Dinosaurs: Season 1-4. Leaving Sept. ... Michael Seewald took to...

Politics 204 for August 31

Republican presidential candidate Scott Walker discussed the idea of securing the Canada-U.S. border on NBC's Meet The Press. "The most famous incident that we had...

Tom Kott: So it looks like Mulcair is a hypocrite. What a relief

Mulcair was a bit of a rebel in his early days with the Quebec Liberal party, comparable to Maxime Bernier's position in the Conservative party...

Angelina Jolie Speaks Out Against Sexual Violence In Conflict (Video)

She went to UTA, got an agent and then pitched her butt off at Uni to get Unbroken. She didn't just sit back and wring...

Politicos make to-do list for soon-to-be elected MPs

Leone wasn't shy about backing incumbent Conservative MP Gary Goodyear for the Cambridge and North Dumfries riding. “I think that Gary has been a strong...

Mayor's briefing with Tory candidates sparsely attended

MetroNews CanadaOther local Conservative candidates, such as Abdul Abdi (Ottawa West-Nepean), Royal Galipeau (Orléans), Pierre Lemieux (Glengarry-Prescott-Russell), Walter Pamic (Kanata-Carleton), David Piccini (Ottawa-Vanier) and Andy...

Mulcair: It's Time For A PM Who Cares About Missing, Murdered Aboriginal Women

However, at least one Tory is in favour of a national inquiry — incumbent Yukon candidate Ryan Leef, who broke ranks with the rest of...

Only two local Conservative candidates attend meeting with mayor

But only two Conservative candidates – Dev Balkissoon (Ottawa South) and Pierre Poilievre (Carleton) – showed up to Mayor Jim Watson's office for the rescheduled...

Kamloops-Thompson-Cariboo Questionnaire | Matt Greenwood Green Party

I'm sure Ms. McLeod will dutifully parrot her leader's talking-points about how marijuana is "harmful to your health" (if she answers at all; several Conservative...

An education from Alan Watkins, the master columnist of Fleet Street

He was the first to employ the term “men in suits” to describe a delegation sent to instruct a Conservative party leader to quit. ...

Liberal candidate wants to follow in the footsteps of Elijah Harper and Tina ...

Churchill-Keewatinook Aski , Manitoba is another northern riding where Indigenous people will be the queen/kingmakers. Liberal candidate Rebecca Chartrand wants to capitalize on that demographic...

2 of 9 Conservative candidates meet Ottawa mayor in rescheduled meeting

Two of nine local Conservative candidates met with Ottawa Mayor Jim Watson on Monday, six days after a no-show forced the mayor to cancel the...

Is your candidate willing to spend $2.04 per person per week to solve the ...

(blog) (blog)In February 2012, NDP MPs Marie-Claude Morin, Andrew Cash and Michael Shapcott introduced draft legislation that would have created a national housing plan...

Less than five per cent of Conservative candidates agree to interview requests

A small group of six MPs personally called back, including junior cabinet minister Michelle Rempel, who is seeking her second term in Calgary. Rempel said...

Top 5 TV: Kanye for President and 'Hannibal''s Last Meal

... part of NBC's bizarrely common strategy of burning through its most promising comedies — Carmichael played an obstinately apolitical young man, stuck between his...

'Mean tweets' become election engagement

The haters are gonna hate, and Larry Maguire's embracing them along the campaign trail. The Conservative candidate in Brandon-Souris — immersed in his campaign to...

Just don't call her the First Lady: Why Laureen Harper is so much more visible ...

The wife of Conservative Leader Stephen Harper is playing a more prominent role in this federal election race than past campaigns, close friends and Conservatives...

Harper kicks off campaign week in Ottawa

... the Conservatives' approach to low taxes while balancing the budget helps families keep more of their money, in contrast to what the other parties...

Five key LGBT election questions for Vancouver Centre

With four strong women vying for the Vancouver Centre seat in Parliament in the Oct 19 federal election, the contest remains Liberal incumbent Hedy Fry's...

Leaders should have debated women's issues

According to Carol Hughes, the NDP MP for our riding, Algoma-Manitoulin and Kapuskasing, the NDP has always championed women's issues and encouraged women to run...

Harper kicks off campaign week in Ottawa

... the Conservatives' approach to low taxes while balancing the budget helps families keep more of their money, in contrast to what the other parties...

CHP selects anti-abortion crusader

... George-Peace River-Northern Rockies because of the new CHP policy under leader Rod Taylor of Telkwa to avoid competing for votes in most riding where...

Moncton candidates prepare for debate over senior care

The association says the Conservative candidate Robert Goguen has declined the invitation to attend the debate. "I think it's a missed opportunity and I guess...

War crimes of summer go unaddressed in federal election

Indeed, in a recent piece for Esprit de Corps magazine, NDP war minister-in-waiting Jack Harris does not suggest that the $67 million currently spent every...

Gerry Byrne MP Asks Half Of Bluefin Tuna Quota From PEI, Easter ...

Long time Liberal hack, Gerry Byrne MP for Newfoundland is not running in the Federal Election, he was quick to slit the throats, gut and...

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If he's nominated, McKay would be up against long-term Conservative incumbent Dave MacKenzie, Oxford's MP since 2004. Other challengers include Zoe Kunschner, who's running federally...

'Disappointed' Conservative government demands 'immediate return' of Mohamed ...

“Canada is disappointed with Mohamed Fahmy's conviction,” added Lynne Yelich, minister of state for foreign affairs. “This decision severely undermines confidence in the rule of...

NDP Sees 'Window Of Opportunity' In Saskatchewan With New Riding Map

Conservatives pushed hard against the new map. The party was fined $78,000 for not identifying itself in a robocall on the issue. "Let's be incredibly...

Albertans support Harper over Notley, poll finds | Calgary Herald

Albertans support Harper over Notley, poll finds. Emma McIntosh, Calgary Herald More from Emma McIntosh, Calgary Herald. Published on: August 31, 2015 | Last Updated:...

Aglukkaq: respect Nunavut board's Areva recommendation

An aerial view of Areva Canada's Kiggavik site. Conservative candidate Leona Aglukkaq said Aug. 28 that the Nunavut Impact Review Board's recommendation against approval of...

Equalize PEI, NL tuna quotas, says MP Gerry Byrne

A Liberal MP from Newfoundland and Labrador says fishermen in his province should be able to catch as much bluefin tuna as P.E.I. fishermen. Gerry...

Race narrows as NDP support dips | Abacus Data

Our latest national voting intention numbers reveal a tightening race as the NDP has lost a little ground.

Facts and figures about Saskatoon West

Incumbent: None. Former Saskatoon Wanuskewin MP Maurice Vellacott chose not to run. Conservative Kelly Block, who represented Saskatoon-Rosetown-Biggar, is running in Carlton Trail-Eagle Creek. Main...

Donald Trump meet Wong Kim Ark, the Chinese American cook who is the father of ...

[Meet the conservatives making a stand for 'birthright citizenship]. Young men like Wong were not called “anchor babies” by critics then, but rather ... case...