March 12, 2016

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Robert Ford will file for his old Senate seat

Charleston Post Courier - Post and CourierCharleston Post CourierFormer state Sen. Robert Ford leaves the courtroom with his lawyer William Runyon during his Statehouse ethics...

John McDonnell's new fiscal rule is strong, but it's no election winner

Back then, in May 1997, Gordon Brown called it his “golden rule”. The details have shifted around a bit since, but ... Tough rules may...

Inside DC Republicans' odd presidential caucus

Mock is a bit player in a large cast of conservatives. Multiple people told POLITICO they had waited an hour and a half before even...

Former teacher calls for valuable art to be returned for pupils

The row, first reported by the Observer, started when “whistleblowers” among the teaching staff at Copland, a mixed comprehensive that had been visited by Tony...

Liberals pressed on PACA pledge for produce growers | Grainews

The federal opposition New Democrats have cherry-picked a Liberal election promise to fruit and vegetable growers seeking insurance against U.S. and ...and more »...

Dolphins conservative in free agency after years of overspending

But according to sources within the organization, the Dolphins — who have overspent in recent years on players like Mike Wallace, Philip Wheeler and Dannell...

Feds reject Davie unsolicited bid to build icebreakers

CTV NewsOTTAWA - Procurement Minister Judy Foote has rejected a set of unsolicited bids from Davie Shipyard to build or re-purpose a fleet of icebreakers...

Thorhild County reeve, 2 councillors, fired by Alberta government

Council's candidate was Brian Storseth, the former Conservative MP for Westlock-St. Paul. Buryn, Croswell and Sisson voted in favour of Storseth's appointment, that was supposed...

Community Calendar March 13 | TheCabin.net - Conway, Arkansas

... • Now through May 2016 — The Enlightened Mentorship At-Risk after-school program is held five days a week, Monday throught Friday, at 2223 Washington ...and...

NDP Satellite Offices: Trudeau Vetoed Settlement In Dispute Over Use Of Taxpayer's Money

Former Toronto MP Dan Harris was ordered to repay $141,467 but was effectively exonerated by the Commons' chief financial officer shortly after the election. Harris...

Canada to boost its advise-and-train mission, intelligence capabilities in Iraq

Sajjan and Foreign Minister Stéphane Dion were part of a large cabinet delegation that this week accompanied Prime Minister Justin Trudeau on his first formal...

Donald Trump's Presidential Run Began in an Effort to Gain Stature

By MAGGIE HABERMAN and ALEXANDER BURNS MARCH 12, 2016. Inside. Comment. Photo. Donald J. ... “Everybody has a little regret there, and everybody read it...

The economy, jobs top list of concerns by Ohio voters

Arthur B. “Peter” Petrini, Beavercreek: “The single most damaging issue facing the political future of the United States is the polarization of the political process.

Where is John Constantine When We Need Him?

Ming Doyle and James Tynion IV are clearly doing their best with stricter content guidelines (as a Veritgo title, Hellblazer was afforded seemingly infinite levels...

NFL Free Agency Recap

With the options available, it seems clear the Broncos will retain their conservative, run-heavy approach on offense, which could help the value of C.J. Anderson...

Be it resolved: Utah lawmakers love resolutions, even sing one

Rep. Ken Ivory, R-West Jordan, said its hip-hop music has captivated America's youth, spurring renewed interest in American history. The conservative Ivory dressed as Hamilton...

Trump Happens When Conservatives Don't Deliver

Kim Davis, the great gay-marriage refusenik, was feted by Ted Cruz and Mike Huckabee and became a conservative hero for refusing to do her government...

TRUMP: 'I represent a large group of people that have anger'

PoliticoBy Mike Allen (@mikeallen; mallen@politico.com) and Daniel Lippman (@dlippman; dlippman@politico.com). Happy Saturday! SPRING AHEAD tonight, to get ...and more »...

Upcoming Virginia Tech guest lecturer draws criticism for views on ...

BLACKSBURG — A guest lecturer known for his work linking intelligence to heredity — specifically to race and ethnicity — is generating debate about his ...and...

Government negligence and Australia's water crisis

... for a number of years and has written extensively on the environment, water, land and food production tells me that the tragedy is that...

From the air force to politics, MP pushes the envelope for women

All that aerospace experience could make her a valuable asset for the Liberal government as it grapples with the process to buy new fighter jets...

Trudeau tries to keep Washington visit's window of opportunity open

It didn't take long for the most visible signs of Justin Trudeau's visit to Washington to disappear. The hashtag #Trubama stopped trending on Twitter. Down...

Trudeau's delegation to Paris conference cost more than $1 million

(subscription) (subscription)Conservative Environment Critic Ed Fast, who estimates he ran up a $2,600 tab to attend the COP conference for two days, says the...

Conservatives Face an Impossible Choice

The accelerating likelihood that Donald Trump will win the Republican presidential nomination outright thrusts an agonizing dilemma on Republican politicians. Leave aside their own personal...

The Liberal double standard on PM's Panda pix

Jean Chretien did it in a speech; Bob Rae and Gerald Butts, and other Liberals did it on Twitter; and Liberal MP Rodger Cuzner did...

From Jane Austen to Zadie Smith – the city v the country in literature

Central to Williams's intellectual project – evident in Culture and Society (1958), The Long Revolution (1961) and Keywords: A Vocabulary of Culture and Society (1976)...

'Much uncertainty as to just what Hitler stands for'

"Compared to him, Chancellor Hitler is a Conservative." Well the good news is ... SPOILER ALERT: In the third season of the popular British TV...

Weekend Roundup: Why There Is No Better Time for Another Trudeau

Writing from Italy, Massimo Faggioli dissects how conservative American Catholics unhappy with Pope Francis are lining up behind Donald Trump. Ed Dolan takes up ...

UPDATE 2-White House Narrows Search to Three for U.S. Supreme ...

The White House has narrowed its search for a U.S. Supreme Court nominee to three federal appeals court judges, Sri Srinivasan, Merrick Garland and Paul ...and...

Canada, US to share more passenger information

"We need to ask ourselves what will this information be used for and what will the consequences be of providing it," said NDP finance critic...

Florida Legislature OKs more than $82.3 billion budget

Florida legislators are sending to Gov. Rick Scott a more than $82.3 billion budget that includes a slight boost in money for schools but also...

Justin Trudeau calls three-day trip to Washington a 'tremendous success'

Back home, the Conservatives suggested he had accomplished little. Opposition MP Candice Bergen said in the House of Commons on Friday that Trudeau was merely...

Trudeau vetoes deal in NDP's parliamentary funds dispute: sources

Former Toronto MP Dan Harris was ordered to repay $141,467 but was effectively exonerated by the Commons' chief financial officer shortly after the election. Harris...

Andrew Coyne: Signs of hope for Canada's Conservatives amid disarray on the right

Maxime Bernier championed an end to corporate welfare. Tony Clement proposed defunding the CBC. It's early days, of course, and these hardly amount to the...

Liberals' wish to appease Russia stalling new law: critic

He said that while there appears to be all-party consent for the proposed law – Parliament unanimously adopted a motion tabled by then-Liberal MP Irwin...

First Nations education funds quietly 'removed' by the previous ...

The Liberal government says much of the funding it was counting on for First Nations education was quietly removed from the books by the previous ...Government...

Takeaways from Tallahassee: Winners & Losers of the 2016 Legislative Session

(blog) (blog)The measure was lobbied by a diverse coalition of both liberal and conservative groups from the ACLU to Grover Norquist, led by Adams...

Back to the Tory future | Orillia Packet and Times - Orillia Packet & Times

Orillia Packet & TimesBack to the Tory future | Orillia Packet and TimesOrillia Packet & TimesOntario Progressive Conservative Leader Patrick Brown speaks to delegates during...

Trudeau nixed settlement in NDP office expense claims dispute, sources say

Similarly, former Montreal MP Isabelle Morin was initially ordered to repay $169,117 in salary paid to an employee. Her bill has been reduced to just...