January 2, 2016

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Cruz heads to Iowa with hopes of sealing nomination by end of March

“He could still be peaking too soon,” said political scientist David Redlawsk, who is a fellow at Drake University in Des Moines and is the...

Revelstoke 2015 Year in Review – Part 4

High drama kept voters in Kootenay-Columbia awake into the small hours, as Conservative David Wilks and New Democrat Wayne Stetski traded the lead down to...

March 2015: Petawawa soldier killed in Iraq

Renfrew-Nipissing-Pembroke MP Cheryl Gallant, the chairwoman of the Canada/NATO Parliamentary Association, spoke to the company before they departed General Foulkes Barracks reminding them that the...

Mining big Munk admits to donating greater than authorized restrict to ...

(subscription)... a total of $2,100 when the limit for individual donations that year was $1,100. Among the donations was $1,000 to the electoral district...

Five donors you've never heard of who could shape the 2016 race

Endless ink is dedicated to the billionaire industrialists Charles and David Koch — and fairly so, given that they run the most powerful donor network...

New Speaker seeks to change the tone of debate

Regan says he was heartened by how things unfolded in the few days the Commons sat. In a graceful note, Liberal Mauril Bélanger was named...

Bush: Trump won't get nomination, won't be president

Marco Rubio, R-Fla., in third and retired neurosurgeon Ben Carson in fourth, according to Real Clear Politics. Bush's most ... While some Bush supporters say...

Much turnover likely in Baltimore City Council elections

Three members — Robert W. Curran, Warren Branch and Helen L. Holton — missed 50 percent or more. "The collective energy ... "Conservatism is focused...

Memorable quotes of 2015: Part Two

Dauphin-Swan River-Neepawa Conservative candidate Robert Sopuck during the /Westman Communications federal election debate. “In my community, 95 per cent of my people are on welfare...

Brandon Sun 2015 quiz answers

Standing at the northwest foot of the Daly Overpass with Brandon East NDP MLA Drew Caldwell, Brandon-Souris Conservative MP Larry Maguire announced the federal government...

Newsmakers galore in 2015

In federal politics, Jim Hillyer began the year as the Member of Parliament for Lethbridge and ended it as the MP for the redrawn riding...

Tory MP's bill seeks to clarify how dates are written in legal proceedings

Mr. Doherty, a Conservative elected to represent Cariboo-Prince George in October, has an answer. ... Mr. Doherty said he got the idea for the bill...

A year of highs and lows for SDSG MP Guy Lauzon

In 2015, local MP Guy Lauzon experienced the thrill of political victory for a fifth time, and the stunning disappointment of finding out his wife...

Think-tank calls for neutral EU campaign to help emulate Scots referendum ...

Elsewhere, Lord Baker of Dorking, the former Home Secretary, has become the latest senior Conservative following Lords Howard and Lawson to call on David Cameron...