November 18, 2015

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Vikings' Teddy Bridgewater a game manager? Shut your mouth

Bridgewater rarely targets wide receiver Mike Wallace downfield, failing to connect with the speedy veteran in the end zone Week 1 at San Francisco and...

Conservatives appoint Denis Lebel as Deputy Leader of the ...

Denis Lebel and Andrew Scheer.Facebook photo RONA Ambrose, Leader of the Official Opposition and Interim Leader of the Conservative Party, announced on.

Michael Chong considering CPC leadership bid.

It's not Jason Kenney or Maxime Bernier because they have a limited appeal to non-conservatives. It's Michael Chong, because he will appeal to the entire...

New MP MacGregor named seniors critic

This time, his attendance was not as a result of being former MP Jean Crowder's right-hand man. Instead, he was the man. MacGregor has been...

Trudeau's Liberals more in line with Canadians' fundamental values ...

Canadians have high hopes in Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's Liberal government to make positive change in areas ranging from Canada's reputation around the world to...

Trudeau's Liberals more in line with Canadians' fundamental values ...

Canadians have high hopes in Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's Liberal government to make positive change in areas ranging from Canada's reputation around the world to...

Evening Brief: Wednesday, November 18, 2015 - iPolitics

Conservative interim leader Rona Ambrose announced today that Andrew Scheer will soon move from House Speaker to Conservative House leader and Denis Lebel will take...

RCMP had no idea about barbaric cultural practices snitch line pitched by ...

CBC News has learned the RCMP had no idea a Conservative government would have tasked it with establishing a controversial "barbaric cultural practices" tipline. Two...

Terror Raids After Paris Attacks Put Suburb of Saint-Denis in the Spotlight

SAINT-DENIS, France—This northern Paris suburb was thrust under a harsh spotlight on Wednesday, when police stormed an apartment in a blaze of gunfire before dawn.

First appearance on bribery charges for Lougheed

That candidate turned out to be former Sudbury New Democrat MP Glenn Thibeault, who defected from the NDP and was appointed by Premier Kathleen Wynne...

Grassroots growing

Michael D. Brown; Ben Jealous, former NAACP president and CEO; Preston Bailey, founder, Preston Bailey Designs; Denise Young Smith, VP of HR, Apple; Jim Clifton,...

differences, Senator John Wallace quits Conservative ... - iPolitics

Wallace lays out his reasons in a letter addressed to Carignan and David Sweet, the Conservative caucus chair, obtained by iPolitics. “Differences that I consider...

Ambrose names Scheer and Lebel as deputies - iPolitics

Conservative interim leader Rona Ambrose talks with media while newly appointed leader of the official opposition leader in the House of Commons Andrew Scheer and...

Ex-Speaker Andrew Scheer named Conservative House leader ...

Opposition Leader Rona Ambrose has chosen a veteran Quebec MP to serve as deputy leader of the Conservative caucus and a Saskatchewan MP as the...

Ex-Speaker Andrew Scheer named Conservative House leader ...

Opposition Leader Rona Ambrose has chosen a veteran Quebec MP to serve as deputy leader of the Conservative caucus and a Saskatchewan MP as the...

Mark Clarke expelled from Conservative party for life over bullying ...

The former Conservative election candidate Mark Clarke, who is at the centre of accusations of bullying and blackmail, has been expelled from the Tory party...

Denis Lebel named deputy leader of Conservative caucus

Opposition Leader Rona Ambrose has chosen a veteran Quebec MP to serve as deputy leader of the Conservative caucus. Denis Lebel had been among the...

Rona Ambrose names Andrew Scheer as Conservative House leader

Interim Conservative Party Leader Rona Ambrose has named former House of Commons Speaker Andrew Scheer as the Opposition House leader in a bid to set...

Social Conservatives Win at the Polls

Governor John Kasich opposed the measure, saying the U.S. needs a coherent drug policy. “When you run around telling kids not to do drugs, young...

10 GOP candidates file for 2016 Williamson County races

District 31 U.S. Rep. John Carter (R-Round Rock) announced he will seek his eighth two-year term in Congress. Carter served as a district court judge...

Many nurses happy with pay, would still change careers

Many current stressors on the health care system could contribute to the number of nurses who indicated they might choose a different profession, said Patricia...

Mozart's 'Magic Flute' from Opera Memphis, 'Nut ReMix' and more

Brown was among a dozen students and community-based youth-and-arts organizations honored with the 2014 National Arts and Humanities Youth Program Award presented by first lady...

Resolutions to block carbon rules pass Senate

RESOLUTIONS TO BLOCK CARBON RULES HALFWAY TO BEING VETOED: The Senate passed a pair of resolutions yesterday disapproving of the EPA's carbon rules yesterday, putting...

Tootoo's story of personal, political success

Last month, Tootoo defeated former Conservative cabinet minister Leona Aglukkaq, claiming the federal riding of Nunavut. He now wants to provide the territory a fresh...

Party insiders to take the witness stand at Scud Stud's defamation trial

(blog) (blog)16, 2015. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jeff McIntosh ... Arthur Kent, 61, alleges Postmedia, the National Post and former columnist Don Martin defamed him when...

Harjit Sajjan: Canada's new Minister of National Defence

... Year, a tax cut for the middle class and a tax hike on top earners, senior minister Dominic LeBlanc said. “I feel really humbled...

The Daily 202: Fear reigns, and attention turns to the long war ahead

THE BIG IDEA: — Was the ringleader of the attacks hiding in plain sight? An overnight raid in a section north of Paris was aimed...

In spite of Paris, Justin Trudeau keeps terror in perspective: Walkom

By contrast, Trudeau's Liberals have promised to scale back Canada's anti-terror laws. Among other things, they would delete a section that allows the security services...

POLITICO Illinois Playbook, presented by BP: BLAGO appeal push -

- BUDGET blame ...PoliticoBy Sam Nunn , Richard Lugar and Des Browne ... The Illinois AFP is a subset of the larger group founded by...

$4.3 billion TPP compensation for Canada's dairy industry is not a done deal ...

Globalnews.caOn Wednesday, International Trade Minister Chrystia Freeland made her first direct post-election comments regarding TPP — and, specifically, the Tory-brokered deal to provide a $4.3-billion,...

Hunter Tootoo, Fisheries Minister, Shares Tale Of Survival, Success

Last month, Tootoo defeated former Conservative cabinet minister Leona Aglukkaq, claiming the federal riding of Nunavut. He now wants to provide the territory a fresh...

La députée Anne Quach face à Justin Trudeau

«Beaucoup de sujets doivent être discutés afin d'améliorer le sort des jeunes que ce soit l'accès au marché de l'emploi, la diminution de la dette...

Comparing the Effectiveness of Positive and Negative Political Campaigns

During the campaign, even though she was faced with negative campaigning from her opponent, who aired ads “portraying Fischer as a rancher who sued her...

Angry old Conservative man rears head again - www.insidebelleville.com/

Angry old Conservative man rears head againwww.insidebelleville.com/Sure the former Conservative MP lost a close race many expected him to take in a cakewalk, but to...

Kelly, Rothfus want to block refugee program

The Hill“As we continue to pray for the victims and their families, we must strengthen our own resolve in the face of this terrible threat,”...

Most Hispanics vote Democrat, so why are so many Hispanic politicians Republican?

Their descendants had a fast track to join the American elite. As a result, according to the Pew Research ... In fact, a recent op-ed...

Adults with disabilities struggle to find moments for intimacy

Ninety minutes to watch their favorite wrestler, John Cena, on television. The clock ... “I love her,” Duncan said. “But if I ask for an...

Bobby Jindal, trailing in polls, drops out of GOP race

USA TODAYHe focused heavily on Iowa, where he courted social conservative voters intensively and had begun to tick up in state polls. But he remained...

PoppyLeaks, Part 3 - WhoWhatWhy / RealNewsProject (blog)

WhoWhatWhy / RealNewsProject (blog)PoppyLeaks, Part 3WhoWhatWhy / RealNewsProject (blog)Imagine a book about Richard Nixon's life that leaves out Watergate. Displaying a culpable lack of ...

Kelly McParland: CBC calls outrage police on Liberal MP's Halloween costume

Laurin Liu, who previously represented the riding for the NDP, declared that the costume left her “shocked and offended.” “I can't imagine how a little...

Trudeau must set example on refugee file

Former foreign affairs minister Lloyd Axworthy, a past nominee for the Nobel Peace Prize, is among the prominent Liberals who believe Canada's current combat role...

Why Michael Chong would be a good fit as Conservative leader

“Any interest in running for the Conservative leadership?” Michael Chong was asked after a panel appearance at the Trudeau Foundation Conference last weekend in Ottawa.

Why Michael Chong would be a good fit as Conservative leader

“Any interest in running for the Conservative leadership?” Michael Chong was asked after a panel appearance at the Trudeau Foundation Conference last weekend in Ottawa.

Republican governors: A winning machine

While Democrats have reshaped the federal government under President Barack Obama, Republicans have methodically taken over state after state around the country, swelling the number...

Wall calls for Trudeau to suspend refugee plan

CBC.ca (blog)Copeland-Hambrook's petition got the attention of the region's Conservative MP Bob Zimmer, who wrote a letter to Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and Immigration, Refugees...

Harper's defeat worse, Conservative opposition smaller than most

When Stephen Harper conceded defeat on election night, he took solace that he had elected a "strong Official Opposition." A number of Conservative MPs and...

Meet the man behind the Martin County music scene

... open since 2013 offering live music seven days a week. He has lured national acts such as Leon Russell and the Pat Travers Band...

Irish offense ready for another stout defense

I thought we were a little conservative at times,” Kelly said, when asked about the offensive struggles last weekend. “Probably a little more aggressive in...

Kentucky off and running behind former Marian Catholic guard Tyler Ulis

On defense, their challenge-everything approach led to a total neutralization of Grayson Allen and Brandon Ingram, the Blue Devils' two top scorers. Allen missed all...

Marlo Raynolds selected for senior Ottawa position

Canmore's Marlo Raynolds, who ran for Banff-Airdrie MP, has been appointed to a senior bureaucrat position in Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's Liberal government. After losing...