September 18, 2015

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The Gargoyle: Mosaïculture bid at top of agenda in candidates' meetings with ...

«The city's priority is our priority,” said Gatineau NDP candidate Françoise Boivin. Pedneaud-Jobin stressed that support was needed as soon as possible after the Oct.

'Old stock' is really code for racism

When you see photos of Mr. Harper answering questions in the House of Commons, you can usually see right behind him Tim Uppal, the Edmonton-Sherwood...

Lengthy-awaited land deal for First Nation at Ipperwash, however previous ...

Conservative MP Bev Shipley (Lambton-Kent Middlesex) stated the federal government is “very joyful” the proposed settlement has been reached. “It's not simply vital for them...

Editorial: Republicans through a tantrum against Planned Parenthood

The vote could turn out to be merely symbolic, truly effective or another bomb which conservative extremists in Congress can use to once again shut...

Sundhu says McLeod flyer stretches truth

News Kamloops (press release) (registration) (blog)News Kamloops (press release) (registration) (blog)Conservative and NDP camps in Kamloops are trading salvoes as they try to persuade voters...

Niqab-ban case sparks fresh political battles

“To have one's face covered for a swearing-in ceremony, I'm not in agreement with that,” said Delisle, who is running in Mégantic-L'Erable, the riding held...

A Star You Haven't Heard Of Just Burst Onto The Scene During The GOP Debate--D ...

As they watched their commercial breaks during this week's GOP Presidential debate, viewers in North Carolina were introduced to what just might be a new...

Jean-Francois Delisle, NDP Candidate: Reopen Constitution To Deal With Niqab Issue

"To have one's face covered for a swearing-in ceremony, I'm not in agreement with that," said Delisle, who is seeking to win Megantic-L'Erable, the riding...

NDP candidate wants Constitution reopened to deal with ... - iPolitics

“To have one's face covered for a swearing-in ceremony, I'm not in agreement with that,” said Delisle, who is seeking to win Megantic-L'Erable, the riding...

Liberal Party of Canada committed to prosecutions and travel bans on ...

“The victims of war crimes, crimes against humanity and genocide in Sri Lanka have waited far too long for answers,” said Marc Garneau Liberal Candidate...

Election 2015: Conservative candidate defends his party's record on the ...

But not so says Central Okanagan-Similkameen-Nicola Conservative candidate Dan Albas. The Tory incumbent defends the government's action on environmental protection, saying the process for environmental...

Election 2015: Kelowna-Lake Country NDP candidate believes her party's values ...

If Kelowna-Lake Country NDP candidate Norah Bowman defeats incumbent Conservative Ron Cannan in the Oct. 19 federal election, the popular local Tory will only have...

Ottawa Centre candidates make their pitch for... - www.ottawacommunitynews.com/

www.ottawacommunitynews.com/Ottawa Centre candidates make their pitch for...www.ottawacommunitynews.com/Communist Party candidate Stuart Ryan, Green candidate Tom Milroy, Liberal Catherine McKenna, NDP incumbent Paul Dewar and Conservative Damian...

Where the candidates have been since Labour Day

Both Trudeau and NDP Leader Tom Mulcair visited Edmonton Centre, where the parties are fighting to replace departing Conservative MP Laurie Hawn. Meanwhile, Spadina-Fort York,...

Mulcair Won't Say How Oil Prices Could Affect NDP Fiscal Framework

Mulcair held Friday's event in the riding of Regina-Wascana, which has been held by Liberal Ralph Goodale since 1993. Goodale, a former finance minister, criticized...

Niqab-ban case has cost government $257000 so far

The cost estimate is contained in a government response to an order-paper question filed in April by Liberal MP Sean Casey. The news comes on...

A day at the races

The short version: in a wild mess, Eve Adams, the controversial Conservative MP for Mississauga-Brampton South, had tried and spectacularly failed to win her party's...

A day at the races

The NDP's Rathika Sitsabaiesan took it in a surprise win with a healthy 40.6 per cent of the vote; Conservative candidate Marlene Gallyot finished second...

Omar Khadr can visit his grandparents, but can he fly?

Groups fighting the Conservative government's new security legislation, which broadens the government's no-fly list powers, argue that individuals are placed on the list without due...

Walker's GOP Poised to Raze Government Accountability Board

Minority Leader Peter Barca, (D-Kenosha) responded: “The irony of this is that the retired judges that currently serve on the GAB, the majority were appointed...

Perception shift: What Justin Trudeau won by losing his cool

An ad released by the Liberals in 2013, shows him turning off a commercial that begins, “Justin Trudeau, he's in way over his head.” Trudeau,...

Roxanne James Says Hate In This Country Is Something We Do Not ...

Conservative MP Roxanne James running for re-election in SCARBOROUGH CENTRE She says "Hate in this country is something we do not want to spread" Yet...

VOICE OF THE PEOPLE | SEPT. 19, 2015

John McKay (“PM right on migrant threat,” Sept. 17 letter) is right about the need to ... It is time for these aspirants to realise...

Federal Election: Mississauga-Streetsville: Brad Butt, Conservative

For over 30 years, Brad has been an active resident of . Over the years he has served on more than two dozen Boards in...

Milke: Government right to challenge niqab ruling

In March, NDP Quebec MP Alexandre Boulerice remarked that “the niqab is a type of barrier that is created between women and the rest of...

YOUR LETTERS | ELECTION 2015

Mr. Harper and Conservative Transport Minister Lisa Raitt are in the process of terminating 8,000 postal jobs by eliminating door-to-door delivery, giving tax incentives to...

Federal Election: Brampton-North: Parm Gill, Conservative Party

I am proud as a member of our Conservative government. Under the leadership of Prime Minister Stephen Harper, Canada has the strongest economic record in...

CLASS PORTRAIT

She has voted for the New Democratic Party since she was 19 because of MP Libby Davies (who is not seeking re-election this year). “I...

Liberals say their environmental plan would restore damage done by Conservatives

... admission that we need to address our climate, and we need to address our carrying capacity crisis as a country and as a planet,...

Sheehan discusses senior, aboriginal issues

He was joined by Toronto-St. Paul's Liberal MP Carolyn Bennett on the campaign trail with visits to the Senior's Drop In Centre and Sault College.

Election will be hard to unseat Conservative incumbent David Tilson

Despite winning his own nomination by only a handful of votes, low profile Conservative David Tilson won his re-election in 2011 by more votes than...

Vanishing Canada: Why we're all losers in Ottawa's war on data

Tax money was also deployed to try to dissuade the L.A.-based Society of Brain Mapping and Therapeutics from giving Liberal MP Kirsty Duncan, a former...

The Gargoyle – Liberals leading in Del Mastro's old seat, poll says

A poll conducted in Peterborough for a group that advocates for public broadcasting suggests the Conservatives are about to lose the bellwether riding previously held...

Royal Galipeau running for Conservative party - www.ottawacommunitynews.com/

www.ottawacommunitynews.com/Royal Galipeau running for Conservative partywww.ottawacommunitynews.com/Royal Galipeau is running in the Orléans riding as the Conservative party candidate. Galipeau has served as the incumbent for...

Royal Galipeau running for Conservative party - www.ottawacommunitynews.com/

www.ottawacommunitynews.com/Royal Galipeau running for Conservative partywww.ottawacommunitynews.com/Royal Galipeau is running in the Orléans riding as the Conservative party candidate. Galipeau has served as the incumbent for...

Rent subsidies for co-ops end when mortgage does and that has residents worried

Conservative MP Brad Butt told The News that the federal government gives about $400 million a year to Ontario for affordable housing. The co-op, now...

Conflicting polls look at Trudeau's chances in his Montreal riding

... Bernard Trottier's 40 per cent. And Prime Minister Kim Campbell lost her Vancouver Centre seat in 1993, when she managed to get only 25...

John Baird joins board of Friends of Israel Initiative - iPolitics

Former Canadian foreign affairs minister John Baird is now a member of the board of directors at the Friends of Israel Initiative. Baird announced the...

Newmarket-Aurora debate focuses on poverty, electoral reform, job growth

"There were layoffs. That was the year we had to cancel the Hoedown. How do we get away from the environment where layoffs are required?...

Cleveland-based nonprofit ensures that body art is saved for loved ones after ... - Crain's Cleveland Business (blog)

Crain's Cleveland Business (blog)Cleveland-based nonprofit ensures that body art is saved for loved ones after ...Crain's Cleveland Business (blog)The Times says the book is “taking...

Federal Election: Brampton Centre: Bal Gosal, Conservative

I'm proud of the accomplishments of our Conservative government when it comes to helping families, including recently expanding and enhancing the Universal Child Care Benefit.

Federal Election: Brampton Centre: Bal Gosal, Conservative

I'm proud of the accomplishments of our Conservative government when it comes to helping families, including recently expanding and enhancing the Universal Child Care Benefit.

The Toronto International Film Festival goes old-school, in a good way

Those dust-ups belied a festival that was notable this year for the understatement and conservative aesthetic values of the 200-plus films it showed over 10...

Host a "Coffee Break" event this fall

Host a "Coffee Break" event this fallJoining staff and volunteers from the Alzheimer Society on Friday were Huron-Bruce Conservative candidate Ben Lobb and Liberal candidate...

Colin Carrie, Oshawa Conservative candidate, hopes to reclaim his seat

OSHAWA -- In the 2015 federal election, Colin Carrie is looking to continue his hold of the Oshawa riding, something he's done since he was...

The Four Story Lines to Watch at This Year's Unpredictable Emmys

To my mind, anything that expands the demographics of a historically rigid and conservative voting bloc is a net plus. Still, the potential downside of...

Brampton–South: Kyle Seeback, Conservative

Community/volunteer involvement: Over the past four years, and in my career before that I have helped with so many worthy causes, charitable campaigns, and community...

Sometimes the signs themselves can be an issue

A little further up McNabb, near Willow Street, a rigid, wood-framed sign — for Conservative candidate Bryan Hayes — was placed just 18 inches from...

NDP promises prescription-drug plan for all Canadians

The NDP says it plans to include universal prescription-drug coverage as part of an expanded medicare program. Victoria NDP candidate Murray Rankin, the party's health...

Conservatives balk at GOP pitch to avert shutdown

Republican leaders who are eyeing a rarely-deployed, fast-track budget procedure as a way to defund Planned Parenthood and stave off a government shutdown appear to...