May 29, 2016

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Sorry, Canadians just aren't so nice anymore

Vickers was awarded the post by the former Conservative government for putting a bullet in a terrorist who stormed Parliament Hill. ... There was Bobby...

Asoka Weerasinghe responds to Sunil Mahattaya

His Liberal Party let the Tamil Diaspora collect 2 million dollars each month for 13 years to stuff the Tamil Tiger war chest to buy...

George Boardman: 'I Spy,' global warming, and why Richard Anderson will be reelected

Just in case Scofield's resolve isn't strong enough, Sheriff Keith Royal showed him a Google map of pot grown by Scofield's opponent, Alta Sierra business...

Murray: Barnaby Joyce was right

SKY News broadcaster Paul Murray says Barnaby Joyce was right in saying the snap suspension of live cattle exports to Indonesia five years ago by...

Asoka Weerasinghe responds to Sunil Mahattaya

His Liberal Party let the Tamil Diaspora collect 2 million dollars each month for 13 years to stuff the Tamil Tiger war chest to buy...

Never #NeverTrump: Hillsdale's Larry Arnn

Many hope that Trump will take concrete steps to allay the fear that animates #NeverTrump. (AP Photo/Chris Carlson) ... "This was the name given to...

Nova Scotia MPs praise Liberal party's decision to open up membership

Kings-Hants MP and Treasury Board president Scott Brison said the move will help morph the Liberal party into a movement rather than a club. “It...

The case for taking our politicians off Twitter

The statements by MPs about the incident were dialled instantly to maximum outrage, with members recounting that the Prime Minister had committed a “physical assault”...

CPC contenders: Will they or won't they?

(subscription)The Conservative convention in Vancouver this weekend was not just an exercise in moving the bruised party past the trauma of last fall's failed...

Conservatives have 'never been more united,' Kenney says at convention

Kenney, who spoke alongside former minister of transportation Lisa Raitt, said this gives him confidence in the party's ability to form a majority government in...

Libertarian Party Suits Up For 2016 Race

The Libertarian Party is potentially a viable “third option” for millions of voters turned off by the presumptive Democrat and Republican nominees, partly because it...

Rubio makes peace with Trump

Former GOP candidate Marco Rubio says he apologized to Donald Trump before a debate for a jab he made at the businessman during his presidential...

Conservative Convention 2016: Members Mulling Leadership Bids Take Stock

Brad Trost may run for Conservative leader because all three declared candidates and Jason Kenney supported dropping the party's policy on traditional marriage. (Photo: CP).

'Reverse racism'? New research on police thuggery and brutality against black Americans

It's the third time researchers at Washington State — Lois James, Stephen M. James and Bryan J. Vila — have set up simulations to monitor...

As Jason Kenney mulls leadership bid, Peter MacKay urges Conservatives to modernize

WATCH ABOVE: Closer to decision on running for party leader: Kenney Conservative MP Jason Kenney tells Tom Clark he will decide this summer whether he...

'The Bachelorette' 2016 Spoilers - Episode 3: Sex Talks And Drama At The Pool Gets One Guy Bloodied Up

JoJo Fletcher already had enough drama and drunkenness in the season premiere of the 2016 season of The Bachelorette, but things have calmed down some.

Highways plan tied to earnings down the road

In response to an Arkansas Freedom of Information Act request for the treasurer's earnings projections in fiscal 2016-21, Milligan's spokesman, Grant Wallace, provided the Arkansas...

If the Liberal party is a 'movement,' what will Justin Trudeau do with it?

​"Young people in particular don't want to be part of a club," Scott Brison, the 49-year-old president of the Treasury Board, posited on the first...

Ten seats that will determine the campaign: Sophie Mirabella, Cathy McGowan and the battle for Indi

Interest in Corboy's campaign rose significantly, however, when the Nationals' leader Barnaby Joyce blew into town and effectively wrote off Mirabella's chances of regaining Indi.

Rae finds Trudeau's praise for Harper hard to swallow

(subscription) (subscription)Former interim Liberal leader Bob Rae is shown pretending to gag in this still image taken from video from the 2016 Liberal Biennial...

Tories 'paid unemployed woman' to pose as party activist in election campaign

The new claims are made by Dover councillor Peter Wallace who has passed his concerns to Kent Police. Kent Police confirmed that it has received...

Temporary foreign workers go underground

(subscription) (subscription)Mihychuk's comments come as the Liberal government is contemplating changes to the temporary foreign worker program, which allows thousands of temporary workers from...

Gear up for Memorial Day by watching these wartime flicks

Based on a true story, this all-star effort plays as much as a caper thriller (with liberal doses of comedy) as a POW escape flick.

Rae finds Trudeau's praise for Stephen Harper hard to swallow

(subscription) (subscription)Prime Minister Justin Trudeau offered rare praise Saturday for Conservative predecessor Stephen Harper but at least one Liberal elder statesman found it a...

Amish for Trump

Amish folks realize that a Trump administration is sure to include strong conservatives like Newt Gingrich, Dr. Ben Carson and Sheriff Joe Arpaio in key...

Lana Payne: In with a vengeance, out with a murmur

Former Conservative MP Brent Rathgeber, who finished his political career sitting as an independent after leaving the Harper caucus, was critical of the prime minister's...

Senate hopeful Tom Del Beccaro is forging his own version of the California GOP

As he hopes to place in the top two candidates and advance to a general election, he is a fixture on conservative talk radio stations...

Conshy Girls: Many restaurants later, still best friends

(blog) (blog)They now own Stella Blu and Gypsy Saloon in West Conshohocken, Southern Cross Kitchen in Conshohocken, the new Gypsy Blu in Ambler, and...

Canada's Conservative Party votes to support same-sex marriage

Daily Xtra (blog)Some Conservative Party members of parliament remained opposed to the motion, such as Saskatchewan's Brad Trost, who indicated that "[i]f we as a...

WEB EXCLUSIVE: Is it true what Democrats say about Republicans and voting?

Washington PostAs New York Republicans went to the polls for their primary April 19, some opponents of Donald Trump clung to the hope that Ted...

Voting on change

Others argued it will drive away the party's socially conservative base, though one self-proclaimed social conservative from a B.C. riding disagreed, telling the convention floor...

In Cleveland, Trump may need Cruz more than Cruz needs him

Although Trump will arrive in Cleveland as the victor and Cruz the vanquished, the politics of the moment suggest that Trump needs Cruz — to...

Tories vote to accept same-sex marriage

VANCOUVER—The Conservative Party gave itself a makeover, donning a more moderate and modern face as grassroots members voted overwhelmingly to ditch the traditional definition of...

Lee praises Trump's potential Supreme Court picks but hasn't endorsed him

SALT LAKE CITY — Sen. Mike Lee, R-Utah, really likes Donald Trump's list of potential U.S. Supreme Court nominees, but that hasn't persuaded him to...

Conservatives drop outdated opposition to same-sex marriage

But, he acknowledges, the question of same-sex marriage still elicits a lot of emotion in the party. He notes several hundred delegates left the conference...

Glad-handing and shmoozing: Conservative leadership hopefuls use convention to weigh bids

VANCOUVER – Michael Chong spent four straight hours shaking hands and posing for pictures at his hospitality suite. Jason Kenney attracted huge crowds of Conservative...

Asbel Kiprop Snags Fourth Bowerman Mile Win at Pre Classic

"I saw after Shanghai that the Kenyans were going to be running fast, so I was happy to just run conservative in comparison to them...

'Government does not have a place in your bedroom': Conservatives vote to accept same-sex marriages

Quebec MP Maxime Bernier, who's running for the Conservative leadership, supported the change and said the issue is “about freedom and respect.” “It's about us...

BC's Nightingale, Lamb re-elected to Tories' national council at Vancouver convention

Nightingale is a life long Conservative and former business professor who now lives in Victoria. He was elected to the national council eight months ago.

'There were a number of MPs who stood up and said 'that's too much,' 'upset' Conservative MPs want new national ...

(subscription) (subscription)“I have always supported open, fair, transparent nomination process,” said Ms. Brown who lost the last election but is planning on running in...