February 20, 2016

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First Saturday Cabinet for 50 years sees ministers race to defy David Cameron's EU pledge

Rebel Cabinet Ministers who want Britain to quit the EU risk triggering an economic disaster – and are playing into the hands of Vladimir Putin.

Theresa Villiers: Leaving EU is safer option

The Northern Ireland Secretary says she will vote to leave the EU "to take back control over our country and making our laws and controlling...

Senator comes back to bite Liberals, the east rises, and other stories from the

... where Liberal MPs are entitled to the chairman's role, six are chaired by Liberals from down east. They are rookies Andy Fillmore of Halifax...

Vers une course à la direction du Bloc québécois en 2017

Moi mon point de vue ce serait un peu plus tard que tôt », affirme quant à lui le doyen de la Chambre des communes,...

Motion condemning BDS debated in Commons

The Conservatives and Liberals support the motion. The NDP opposes it, ... was supported 229-51. Many local MPs, including Mount Royal's Anthony Housefather, Lac St.

Manitoba PCs gear up for spring election with candidate boot camp

The Tories' campaign is being headed up by David McLaughlin, who served as chief of staff to former Progressive Conservative prime minister Brian Mulroney and...

A year in, Hogan seems deft at side-stepping opponents' criticism

Democrats have said their blueprint for defeating Hogan involves boosting voter turnout in the state, which heavily favors their party in terms of registration, and...

Are Bernie and Hillary enabling that “national conversation” on race we forgot to have?

But in all those cases, Bill Clinton included, the black vote was perceived as a unitary interest group, which tended to hold cautious, conservative views...

Scalia remembered as man of faith, family and the law

WASHINGTON (AP) — Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia was remembered Saturday as a man of faith, family and the law in a funeral marked by...

Canada to Reject Israel Boycott

Both the New Democratic Party and Green Party have indicated that they will oppose the motion. The vote is set to take place on Monday,...

Marking an Important Anniversary in Ukraine's Struggle for ...

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE. OTTAWA – Conservative National Defence critic James Bezan today issued the following statement marking an important anniversary in Ukraine's struggle for peace,...

Marking an Important Anniversary in Ukraine's Struggle for ...

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE. OTTAWA – Conservative National Defence critic James Bezan today issued the following statement marking an important anniversary in Ukraine's struggle for peace,...

EU vote: Where the cabinet and other MPs stand

A deal has been done on renegotiating the UK's terms of membership of the EU and David Cameron has announced a 23 June referendum on...

Ruth Ellen Brosseau takes the 60-Second Challenge

His impromptu poetry recital and sly allusion to a certain alter ego—Smokey Sussex—made headlines around the world. We asked Trudeau's parliamentary colleagues from every party...

EU vote: Where the cabinet and other MPs stand

A deal has been done on renegotiating the UK's terms of membership of the EU and David Cameron has announced a 23 June referendum on...

Peter Kent takes the 60-Second Challenge

His impromptu poetry recital and sly allusion to a certain alter ego—Smokey Sussex—made headlines around the world. We asked Trudeau's parliamentary colleagues from every party...

Angus takes aim at Health department's denials for ... - iPolitics

OTTAWA – Aboriginal children are denied critical medical and orthodontic procedures as a matter of standard government practice, says NDP indigenous affairs critic Charlie Angus,...

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- First Nations transparency ignoredNews KamloopsAn excerpt from remarks by Kamloops-Thompson-Cariboo MP Cathy McLeod in the House of Commons on Feb. 18. MR. SPEAKER,...

NDP critic says First Nations children denied critical medical procedures

OTTAWA -- Aboriginal children are denied critical medical and orthodontic procedures as a matter of standard government practice, says NDP indigenous affairs critic Charlie Angus,...

Geoscientist's Latest Experiment: Running for Statewide Office

But then he uttered something that voters in this bright red slice of North Texas rarely hear: “I'm not going to tout my conservative credentials.”...

Mark Adler: Stand up for Israel, Prime Minister

On Thursday in the House of Commons, the Conservative party put forward a motion asking the Liberal government to condemn the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions...

A "Supreme" reading list: Books about SCOTUS

A "Supreme" reading list: Books about SCOTUSBob Woodward and Scott Armstrong have pierced its secrecy to give us an unprecedented view of the Chief and...

The Ghomeshi trial

“Ghomeshi lawyer Marie Henein's defence strategy is as time-tested as it is effective: by pointing out all the seemingly contradictory and counterintuitive details in Ghomeshi's...

Conservative Motion Condemning BDS (February 18, 2016) | Erin O ...

Erin O'Toole, MP for Durham. Photo of Erin O'Toole. Home · About Erin · Office Expenses · Durham · Blog · Media · News ·...

County athletes show mettle

Competing at the DePauw Indoor Track and Field Invitational, Franklin's J.T. Sargent was 35th of 37 in the men's mile (5:11.49), and the Grizzlies' Casey...

Liberals mum on Dion's rationale for not cancelling Saudi arms deal

NDP foreign affairs critic Hélène Laverdiere called on the Liberals to release details of the Saudi deal. “Liberals promised to be better than the Conservatives,...

Ottawa urged to pass law penalizing Russian human-rights abusers

Parliament unanimously adopted a motion put forward by then Liberal MP Irwin Cotler last year, calling for U.S.-style sanctions against individual human-rights violators in Russia,...

Updated New Hampshire Primary Source: Record first-in-nation primary turnout confirmed; 542459 votes cast

A conservative legal group is praising New Hampshire's Kelly Ayotte and five other swing-state or vulnerable Republican senators for insisting that the next president –...

Human Rights and Human Empathy: A Review of the “Canada on the Global Stage” Conference

Friday's programming consisted of two sections – a keynote speech entitled “Making Up for a Lost Decade: What Should the New Government Do?” by NDP...

Everything You Need to Know About The Vacant Supreme Court Seat (But Didn't Know Where to Ask)

Hence, with the passing of Justice Scalia, who was appointed to the Court by President Ronald Reagan in 1986 and was perhaps the leader of...

NDP picking up the pieces in Alberta to gather support for Notley

That was part of the thinking in 2012 when the executive of the federal NDP decided to hold the 2016 biannual meeting in Edmonton. The...

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Castanet.net - Google Street ViewCastanet.netArnold went on to win the riding for the Conservatives, stepping into the shoes of fellow Tory Colin Mayes who retired...

Two in three private investors say leaving the European Union is best for savings

On Thursday, the Conservatives were caught out cobbling together an open letter from business leaders endorsing the Prime Minister's EU deal even before it had...