September 23, 2015

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Students' union trying to get young people to vote

“I think all persons need to understand, regardless of their age, that the laws of the land do affect them and they should get out...

Accepting, proactive pope appeals to Dutchess millennials

Brother Frank Kelly, Marist College's director of Campus Ministry, said millennials are less interested in “doctrines or theological theory,” than previous generations and more interested...

David Cameron's Africa trip to make case for foreign Aid spending divided Tory MPs

Among Conservative MPs and activists who had never understood or supported the so-called 'modernisation agenda', the trip to Rwanda was perceived as yet another empty...

Stategic voters get push from poll

In Elmwood-Transcona, LeadNow's poll shows Conservative incumbent Lawrence Toet in a tight race with NDP candidate Daniel Blaikie. Toet has 39% of the voters, while...

REPUBLICAN DEBATE FIASCO – ROUND 2 - Devil's Lake Daily Journal (blog)

REPUBLICAN DEBATE FIASCO – ROUND 2Devil's Lake Daily Journal (blog)CNN's Jake Tapper and Dana Bash, and SRN's conservative talk show host Hugh Hewitt were the...

LaCondre: Closing Numbers for FY15 Show FC 'Moving in Right Direction'

RICHARD LACONDRE, the chief financial officer for the City of Falls Church, presents the year-end financial report for FY15 to the Falls Church School Board...

Jacobs: Canadian election could impact North Dakota

The NDP may yet win the largest number of seats, but an absolute majority now seems out of reach. At the same time, the Conservative...

Parents want autism commitment

Neither Liberal incumbent Hedy Fry (her party's health critic) nor Conservative hopeful Elaine Allen responded to Courier's requests for comment. In Vancouver Quadra, NDP candidate...

Wyoming Football: This year is going to be Cowboy tough

Josh Allen contributed a valiant effort, but was lost for the season in the next game vs Eastern Michigan, where 3rd stringer Nick Smith went...

Pope Francis spends busy day touring DC

The New Yorker"These moments matter," said May Lynne Duncan, who battled traffic from suburban Virginia to bring her two daughters to stand outside the nunciature.

DC candidates differ on who won debate

“We had (NDP Leader Tom) Mulcair and Trudeau literally interrupting everybody and yelling,” Conservative incumbent David Tilson replied. He added Mr. Trudeau looked desperate, while...

Regional chair endorses Dykstra's re-election

News Talk 610 CKTBA photo of Chairman Alan Caslin, along with a supportive statement, was recently spotted on the campaign Facebook page of St. Catharines...

Burnaby candidates surveyed on homelessness

In Burnaby North-Seymour, it was Terry Beech of the Liberals, Lynne Quarmby of the Greens and Carol Baird Ellan of the NDP. And in New...

Candidates face off on the issues in Uxbridge

UXBRIDGE -- Candidates debated the issues in front of a packed crowd at the Uxbridge Arena on Sept. 21. In attendance, from left, Conservative candidate...

What's next for election campaign? U of R prof. ponders possibilities

Several Conservative MPs are not, including Ray Boughen (Palliser), Ed Komarnicki (Souris-Moose Mountain). Garry Breitkreuz (Yorkton-Melville) and Maurice Vellacott (Saskatoon-Wanuskewin) who had all previously announced...

Joe Daniel's comments about Muslim 'agenda' taken out of context, says campaign

Joe Daniel, a Conservative candidate running for re-election in Toronto, has come under fire for comments warning against a so-called Muslim "agenda" to resettle Syrian...

Sandra Arias, NDP Candidate, Quits Over Long Campaign's Financial Pressure

NORTH BATTLEFORD, Sask. — A Saskatchewan NDP candidate has pulled out of the federal election over what she says is the financial pressure of a...

New Bradford Drug Mart open for business

Ibrahim, wife Diana and son Kirollos were welcomed to the community by Peter Van Loan, Conservative MP, who congratulated them for “adapting to the changing...

Le maire de Baie-Comeau se dit déçu du député fédéral Jonathan Genest-Jourdain

Le maire de Baie-Comeau, Claude Martel, ajoute sa voix à celles des Métallos et du préfet de la Minganie, Luc Noël, pour dénoncer l'absence du...

Gordon Giesbrecht not the only anti-abortion candidate running in Manitoba

Conservative candidates Giesbrecht (Winnipeg South), Ted Falk (Provencher), Jim Bell (Kildonan - St. Paul), François Catellier (St. Boniface – St. Vital) and Christian Heritage candidate...

Clarington MP Erin O'Toole says he was unaware of pornographic tweet favoured ...

CLARINGTON -- Durham Riding Conservative MP Erin O'Toole is double checking his social media feeds after a pornographic tweet was favoured through one of his...

Investment in the future key to Kawartha Lakes' riding's economic woes

Mike Perry, NDP candidate, is confident there can be more, good-paying jobs in the riding. ... Echoing Mrs. Morrison Nicholls' statement, Mr. Perry believes partnering...

John Abbott College students pack hall to hear from candidates

WATCH ABOVE: The three Lac-Saint-Louis federal candidates were in Sainte-Anne-de-Bellevue for a question-answer period with students and staff at John Abbott College. As Global's Tim...

Sylvain ChicoineNPD – CHAI 101,9 FM

Sylvain Chicoine – NPD. Posté par: Chai 101,9 FM Posté le: septembre 23, 2015 | Commentaire : 0. Entrevue avec M. Sylvain Chicoine, candidat du...

Winner's Debrief with Julian Fernandez Neckelmann

Ed Adams has been coaching us and is probably the best coach around. He had the relevant information and feedback months in advance. His input...

Dianne Watts Angers Voters With 'Fear-Mongering' Conservative Party Flyer

Michelle Rempel, the Conservative Western economic diversification minister at the time, created the hashtag #SecureBedroomSelfie in response. She posted a photo of herself in her...

Harper Conservatives sow fear to reap votes: Editorial

Comments such as these are instructive because they provide some insight into the messaging that the tightly scripted Conservative election machine is putting out, down...

EVENTS GUIDE for Sept. 24 and beyond (Surrey, Delta)

“FreeStyle” hip-hop/rap with Rasta Mike. Comedy night on last Friday of month with ... Scottish Country dance classes are held on Wednesday evenings each week...

Matt Shaw starts vigorous campaign

Liberal Matt Shaw looking to bump Conservative incumbent Bob Zimmer from Prince George-Peace River-Northern Rockies riding. Photo: Curtesy of Matt Shaw. FORT ST. JOHN –...

Samuel Garza, IRS agent, charged with sexual battery during Tenn. audit

The incident is the latest blow to the agency already grappling with the Department of Justice after it was revealed two years ago that the...

Justin Trudeau takes back seat to 'star' candidates in new Liberal ad

On the downside, the star candidates fly by far too quickly and their credentials are far too inside baseball for the average Canadian voter to...

Unifor, autoworkers want Tory candidates to state views on Trans-Pacific ...

Liberal candidate Scott Brison and NDP candidate Don Davies blasted the Harper government's handling of the trade negotiations, arguing the Conservatives haven't been clear with...

The Daily Shoe: Fay

Although she has no formal training, Ms. Jean has found powerful fans such as Giorgio Armani among Italy's traditionally conservative design old guard. And with...

The Daily Jewel: Alberta Ferretti

Although she has no formal training, Ms. Jean has found powerful fans such as Giorgio Armani among Italy's traditionally conservative design old guard. And with...

Steve, it's time to leave

The Conservatives cheated in 2006 and 2008. ... When you add in cabinet lunkers like John Baird, Peter MacKay, and James Moore, not to mention...

Electoral reform tops May's priorities

OTTAWA — Green Leader Elizabeth May says ending Canada's first-past-the-post electoral system would be her party's first priority in exercising influence in a minority Parliament.

Federal candidates speak out in Saskatoon-University panel

As part of an ongoing series, Saskatoon Morning spoke to three of the leading candidates in an election panel. Liberal candidate Cynthia Block, Conservative candidate...

Movie Guide: Sept. 24-30

“BEST OF ENEMIES” 87 minutes • R • Gore Vidal, William F. Buckley, Dick Cavett • A documentary on the series of televised debates in...

Candidate Jo-Anne Gignac garners more big name party support

(blog) (blog)The riding of Windsor-Tecumseh is up for grabs with the decision of NDP incumbent Joe Comartin not to run. “Obviously (the Conservatives) see...

Did this Conservative candidate photoshop his name onto someone else's sign?

Both signs are also under the same lighting and displayed next to an Alice Wong sign. According to Press Progress efforts to contact Laidler or...

Milton candidates answer Chamber questions

Milton's federal candidates, including from left Lisa Raitt (Conservative), Chris Jewell (Libertarian), Mini Batra (Green), Azim Rizvee (Liberal) and Alex Anabusi (NDP), address guests at...

Ex-MSNBC Host Ed Schultz Is Pretty Thrilled About Scott Walker's Demise

Schultz, who was once suspended at MSNBC for calling conservative radio host Laura Ingraham a "right wing slut," used his podcast on Tuesday to focus...

Brandon–Souris

For 58 of its 62 years, the Brandon-Souris riding has remained a Tory stronghold. This election, current Conservative MP Larry Maguire will seek to win...

Charleswood–St.James–Assinboia–Headingley

In 2004, it became Charleswood-St. James. Harvard retired and became Lieutenant-Governor. That year, Conservative Steven Fletcher defeated Liberal Glen Murray, the former mayor of Winnipeg.

Premier débat radiophonique : Deltell ciblé de toutes parts - Le Journal de Montréal

Le Journal de MontréalPremier débat radiophonique : Deltell ciblé de toutes partsLe Journal de MontréalPhoto Le Journal de Québec, Stevens LeBlanc Les candidats Antoine Bujold...

Meet the candidates in your riding: Pierrefonds-Dollard

Canada's longest election campaign in modern history in underway until Oct. 19. To help our readers navigate this process, the Chronicle reached out to the...

Canada's Prime Minister Reminds Hillary Clinton That Americans Support Keystone

But despite the staunch opposition — including from President Barack Obama and Alberta's premier, Rachel Notley — Canada's Conservative government continues to express optimism about...

Hey Joe: MSU mailbag on inability to finish, more

Conservative play calling? Foot off the gas? Lack of intensity? Secondary problems intensified with more passing? Some totally different reasons? Mike in Stockton, Calif. I...

Letters: An attempt at satire?

Editor: I am assuming that Larry Kydd's letter headlined 'Taking Credit? Take responsibility' (The Times, Sept. 16) is a tongue-in-cheek attempt at satirical humour. I...

Environics poll suggests Conservatives trail in key Nova Scotia ridings

In Cumberland-Colchester, the survey shows Liberal Bill Casey with the support of 54 per cent of people polled, while Conservative Scott Armstrong, who has represented...