August 5, 2016

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Local NDP MP is expressing concern about leadership process surrounding bridge

The Windsor West Member of Parliament is calling for action. At a news conference Friday, NDP member Brian Masse requested a full evaluation of the...

Tories, NDP use dismal jobs numbers to assail Trudeau Liberals' economic record

The Globe and MailNova Scotia Liberal MP Rodger Cuzner, parliamentary secretary to the employment minister, said the jobs numbers are just a snapshot. He also...

If he loses Miami backup QB battle, Malik Rosier says he won't transfer

(blog) (blog)Right now I'm hoping I'm second,” said Rosier, who noted he mainly worked with the second team Friday. “I'm trying to bust my...

Tories, NDP urge action after worst 1-month drop in full-time work since 2011

NDP jobs critic Niki Ashton urged the government to fulfil a campaign promise to offer EI premium breaks to employers who hire young people. That...

Spencer: Electoral reform? Maybe we should all just join the Senate

Although you'd think the subject couldn't be drier, Elizabeth May recently organized an electoral reform “townhall” in the riding of an Ottawa MP who hasn't...

Who wanted to delay the Bin Laden raid so they could go to the White House Correspondent's Dinner?

Michael J. Morrell, who served as acting director of the CIA over two periods in 2012 and 2013, endorsed Hillary Clinton for president today. In...

The Liberals Are Mistaken About Electoral Reform In Canada

The good thing is that this dissonance leads to compromise and healthy debate both in the House of Commons and within the brokerage parties like...

Inuit Leader Mary Simon Tapped To Advise Liberals On Arctic Spending

Mary Simon, a diplomat, journalist and longtime Inuit leader, has been named a special representative to Indigenous Affairs and Northern Development Minister Carolyn Bennett. "I'm...

How much do Tory leadership hopefuls need to raise?

(subscription) (subscription)Robin MacLachlan, a vice-president at Summa Strategies who used to advise both Ed Broadbent and Paul Dewar, said 300-$400,000 worked for the NDP...

How much do Tory leadership hopefuls need to raise?

(subscription) (subscription)Robin MacLachlan, a vice-president at Summa Strategies who used to advise both Ed Broadbent and Paul Dewar, said 300-$400,000 worked for the NDP...

The Original Underclass

Equally jarring has been the shift in tone. A barely suppressed contempt has characterized much of the commentary about white woe, on both the left...

Controversies

AllGov - Racial Bias Seen in Proliferation of Republican-Led ...AllGovSince the Supreme Court's ruling in the voting-rights case, critics argue, the blatant efforts to keep...

NDP needs a strong leader to return wind to its sails

A leadership race is allegedly under way, but two of the leading possible contenders, B.C. MP Nathan Cullen and former Halifax MP Megan Leslie, have...

Unelected panel selecting judges cause for concern

(subscription)This week, the Liberal government announced a new means of appointing judges to our Supreme Court that I believe all Canadians should take an...

What a difference a year makes

There were giddy emails and phone calls from NDP staffers as Elections Canada released the second-quarter fundraising results for 2015 — two days before the...

Web Design & Development

(subscription) (subscription)Conservatives leadership debate dates released — Tory MP Lisa Raitt ponders leadership decision at home in Cape Breton; says Liberals are treating Atlantic...

A federal New Democrat visits Atlantic Canada

CTV News - Local - The TelegramThe TelegramNew Democrat MP Guy Caron said he hasn't made a decision on whether or not to run for...

Canada pipeline panel apologizes, releases records on meeting ...

Canada's national pipeline regulator released stunning records about private meetings that prompted an apology for making false and misleading statements.and more »...