October 4, 2015

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The Greens see red in B.C.

Although the deal between Adams and Fuhr was finalized in July—in an attempt to thwart the re-election of incumbent Conservative Ron Cannan—it was two months...

BC NDP show their support

... NDP MLA Harry Lali were in attendance at her West Kelowna riding office to show their support. Among the many topics of discussion was...

Mulcair attacks Harper's record in London campaign stop - The Gazette • Western University's Student Newspaper

The Gazette • Western University's Student NewspaperMulcair attacks Harper's record in London campaign stopThe Gazette • Western University's Student NewspaperBoth federal and provincial NDP candidates...

Campaigning with cancer: Scarborough Liberal battles for votes, and his health

A lawyer and former adviser to Ontario premier Dalton McGuinty, he succeeded longtime MP and current Toronto city councillor Jim Karygiannis to hold the seat...

In Ahuntsic-Cartierville, Maria Mourani and Mélanie Joly each have something ...

NDP candidate for the riding of Honore-Mercier Paulina Ayala, left, Maria Mourani, centre, candidate for the riding of Ahuntsic, and candidate for the riding of...

Ottawa West—Nepean profile: Conservative candidate Abdul Abdi

Abdi is in an interesting spot; he's a first-time candidate running for the party that has held the riding since 2006, trying to hold it...

What the Liberals, Greens and NDP Have to Say on Mining in Canada

John McKay, has done promoting this issue on behalf of the Liberal Party of Canada. His Private Members' Bill, An Act Respecting Corporate Accountability for...

Dreaming the impossible dream in Ottawa-Vanier

He says former Prime Minister Jean Chrétien's visit to the riding to help launch Bélanger's campaign is a signal that the Liberals are worried about...

Challenging Republican Premises: On the Cutting of Taxes

One of the great dangers of the seemingly never-ending media coverage of the Republican presidential circus is that it facilitates the steady drip into the...

If monster TPP deal is reached, Harper says Canada will release details

Stephen Harper might not be the only one on the federal campaign trail who's crossing his fingers for a deal on the blockbuster Trans-Pacific Partnership,...

Giants Finally Get the Big Play When They Need It

In his first start at right guard for the Jets, Brian Winters will be asked to block Ndamukong Suh, who has endured a week of...

UK Conservatives flex muscles but Europe tensions simmer

"Conservatives will be in very good spirit," said Duncan O'Leary, research director at the Demos think-tank. Tim Bale, a professor of political science at Queen...

Navigation - Canada's NDP

Stephen Harper's plan isn't working. And neither is this link.

For the record: Justin Trudeau's rally speech in Brampton - Maclean's

Liberal Leader Justin Trudeau addresses a campaign rally in Brampton, Ont. on Sunday, October 4, 2015. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Paul Chiasson. At least 5,000 gathered in...

Best and worst moments from the Redskins' win over the Eagles

Best third-down conversion: After Fox displayed a graphic showing that the Redskins were 0 for 14 on third downs of 10-plus yards this year, Chris...

Best and worst moments from the Redskins' win over the Eagles

Best third-down conversion: After Fox displayed a graphic showing that the Redskins were 0 for 14 on third downs of 10-plus yards this year, Chris...

Brandon-Souris likely to go to Maguire

Larry Maguire (Conservative). “I have the experience and energy to get things for the people of Westman. In the 20 short months since I was...

Wayne Stetski NDP — Time for Change in Kootenay-Columbia

For Nelson, Kaslo and Salmo, I believe you were well represented by Alex Atamanenko who I am proud to now call a friend. Alex is...

A half century smart: 50th anniversary celebrated at UC Irvine

Other architects that have designed buildings at UCI include Frank Gehry, Eric Owen Ross and Robert Venturi. The campus has drawn the eye of a...

Justin Trudeau vows to 'bring Canadians together' at Brampton rally

Liberal Leader Justin Trudeau promised Sunday to replace Conservative Leader Stephen Harper's "small and meek and fearful" vision of Canada with one that is "open...

Joyce Bateman not apologizing for controversial Israel debate comments

Winnipeg South Centre Tory candidate Joyce Bateman is not apologizing for controversial comments she made about Liberal candidates during a debate at the Asper Jewish...

'Yotes return Dylan Strome to OHL

The 6'3, 185 pounder was hoping to stick with the Coyotes this season, but the team decided to take the conservative approach with their top...

Heartfield: For the public service, the election issue is respect

As president of the Treasury Board, Tony Clement has said that “absenteeism is unacceptably high” and that “the biggest factor is unionization and the psychological...

Grading the Spartans: Michigan State more tested by Purdue than some expected

Most notably, Jack Allen gets high praise for his play at left tackle. David Beedle is off to a promising ... Michael Geiger's 35-yard field...

Cameron ignores warnings and pushes ahead with tax credit cuts

BBC NewsDavid Cameron has insisted the government will press ahead with cuts to in-work tax credits, in the face of warnings they will hit the...

Isis or Russia? Labour needs to decide which is the bigger threat

Known to the public as Major Attlee for his first world war service, he was prompted by the Spanish civil war to move Labour towards...

Statement by Liberal Party of Canada Leader Justin Trudeau on the Sisters in ...

(blog) (blog)“Today, from coast to coast to coast, Canadians will gather to honour the memory of the nearly 1,200 Indigenous women and girls who...

Jets Are 3-1 After Beating Dolphins in London

In his first start at right guard for the Jets, Brian Winters will be asked to block Ndamukong Suh, who has endured a week of...

Grayson slams Murphy for vote to authorize House Benghazi committee

Lois Frankel, D-West Palm Beach, in the same district. The two have pledged not to run against each other — but if District 21 becomes...

Few candidates respond to violence-against-women questions

David Christopherson, NDP, Hamilton Centre; Anne Tennier, Liberal, Hamilton Centre; Ute Schmid-Jones, Green, Hamilton Centre; Filomena Tassi, Liberal, Hamilton West-Ancaster-Dundas; Scott Duvall, NDP, Hamilton Mountain;...

Over the Hill — words of wisdom from departing MPs

Eve Adams: Immersed in politics from her teens, Adams was an apparently fervent Tory who lost a Conservative nomination bid after her riding of Mississauga—Brampton...

Conservative Party Conference: It's time that Cameron defines his legacy and ...

The GuardianAlthough as his former speechwriter I have always thought he was a politician who would be at his best in boom times, he seized...

Here's What Made Ex-Liberals Back Mulcair, And Ex-NDPers Turn To Trudeau

Lanark–Frontenac–Kingston is a new riding carved out mostly from Lanark–Frontenac–Lennox and Addington, and it has been Conservative blue since its formation in 2004. Reform-turned Conservative...

Mulcair makes second campaign visit to Brantford

“Every single election (Conservative candidate Phil) McColeman has said land claims are his top priority,” Laferriere added. “If that's his top priority I wouldn't like...

Royal Galipeau's tree-planting roots run deep

Tree planting runs in Galipeau's family; his father was also a tree planter. Galipeau realized the importance of tree planting on family trips, when his...

Canadian PM: Human Rights Issues Won't Derail LAV Sale to Saudis

Harper's Conservative Party is in a tough three-way race with the NDP and the Liberal Party to form the next government on Oct. 19. Harper...

Bouquets of Gray: Strategic voting in Winnipeg South Centre: vote ...

The Conservative incumbent is Joyce Bateman, who was recently in the news for reading a prepared list of 'Enemies of Israel' at a B'nai Brith...

CHAFFETZ JUMPS INTO SPEAKER'S RACE, bashes McCarthy -

Politico- HILLARY as barkeep Val ...PoliticoBy Mike Allen (@mikeallen; mallen@politico.com) and Daniel Lippman (@dlippman; dlippman@politico.com). Good Sunday morning. BREAKING – “Chaffetz enters speaker's race, pans...

Creekside: Joyce Bateman - Strike Two

A letter with similar allegations was used in Winnipeg South Centre against incumbent Liberal Anita Neville, distributed by Conservative Joyce Bateman's campaign. Bateman's Elections Canada...

A look at Bella before she was Baby Doe

Rachelle Bond was 36 years old and homeless, a drug addict and a prostitute, when she stood before a judge in 2012, desperate to stay...

NDP only party with courage to stand up to Harper on TPP: Mulcair

The NDP is the only party with the backbone to stand up to the Conservatives and walk away from the Trans-Pacific Partnership, party leader Tom...

SPE Interviews Science and Technology Critic and Deputy Critic ...

Ted Hsu was elected Member of Parliament in May 2011 for Kingston and the Islands as a member of the Liberals, and is currently the...

England's Rugby World Cup exit: Pressure destroys Lancaster's planning

(blog) (blog)Long before Twickenham first heard it, Swing Low Sweet Chariot was a funeral hymn. And it seemed so again on Saturday night, sung...

New ads, big rally to showcase Liberal momentum, hopeful ...

Justin Trudeau is heading into the home stretch of the marathon federal election campaign with a show of force and a suite of new ads...

Election not top of mind for St. John's Costco shoppers

Dan, an older gentleman, was able to identify his riding Mount Pearl, or St. John's South, (official name: St. John's South-Mount Pearl), NDP candidate Ryan...

Store must pay shoplifter; gas too stinky; 4th grader aids bus driver

MILWAUKEE — The owner of a gun shop that sold the handgun used to wound two Milwaukee police officers in 2009 testified that he made...

Cardigan campaign signs surround churches in riding

“My supporters are placing them where people gather,” says Julius Patkai, who is seeking to unseat incumbent Liberal Lawrence MacAulay. “Any signs that may be...

Federal election 2015 on PEI: Revolution, status quo or both

... in 2008, it was following the retirement of Joe McGuire from the Egmont riding. In 2011, after the retirement of Shawn Murphy, Liberal Sean...

Former Tory aims to take out his old friend in Nova Scotia: Tim Harper

From the epicentre of pipeline politics in British Columbia to one last clash between old buddies in Nova Scotia, Star columnist Tim Harper travelled the...