Wynne comes out with big plans and big spending in risky Ontario budget

The debt burden grew fast under the New Democrats in the early 1990s, began to shrink under the Mike Harris Tories and shrank more in...

NDP Leader John Horgan stops in Prince George

I know that our candidates here, Natalie, Bobby, and Anne-Marie are fully capable of standing up and talking about the issues and representing Prince George...

Trudeau wants to work with Trump as threat to scrap NAFTA looms

Despite the rural Saskatchewan setting — where the Liberals have not performed well in decades — the Prime Minister was warmly received by the crowd.

Terence Corcoran: Ontario's Liberals feed another budget to the Big Green Central-Planning Monster

Enacted by the Liberals under premier Dalton McGuinty, the growth plan's objective was to force millions of Ontarians to live in low-rise and high-rise buildings...

The Pollcast: Kevin O'Leary's exit and the BC leaders debate

2016: Your primer on the Conservative leadership race; May 2016: The state of the Conservative leadership race; July 2016: Tony Clement in, Jason Kenney out;...

PM no longer under investigation for cash-for-access fundraisers ...

Ethics commissioner Mary Dawson is no longer investigating Justin Trudeau's controversial cash-for-access fundraisers, although she refused to answer ...and more »...

Toronto council votes to push for federal ban on shark fin imports ...

Shark finning” in Canadian waters has been illegal since 1994, but the sale and importation of shark fins is not.and more »...

Ex-union leader Sid Ryan not entering NDP race, endorses Niki Ashton

(subscription) (subscription)Ex-union leader Sid Ryan is not entering the NDP leadership race and will instead endorse Niki Ashton for party leader. In a statement...

RDN on board with MP's derelict vessel legislation

Sheila Malcolmson, Nanaimo-Ladysmith NDP MP, made a presentation on Bill C-352 at the regional district board meeting Tuesday. The board ... Similar legislation was introduced...

Kevin O'Leary Says He Tried To Get Maxime Bernier To Drop Out Of Tory Race

OTTAWA — Kevin O'Leary may be gone from the Conservative leadership race, but he doesn't intend to let himself be forgotten. Instead, the reality TV...

David Pugliese: Why a trial for Vice-Admiral Mark Norman could ...

ANALYSIS. Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has said he supports the decision to remove Vice-Admiral Mark Norman, who until earlier this year held the ...RCMP case against...

Le NDP souhaite une fiducie foncière communautaire - Métro Montréal

Métro MontréalLe NDP souhaite une fiducie foncière communautaireMétro MontréalFace à la spéculation immobilière, la députée fédérale d'Hochelaga Marjolaine Boutin-Sweet souhaite voir la mise en place...

“Fitting end to a bizarre candidacy.” CPC candidate Andrew Scheer of Regina reacts to O'Leary's departure

Saskatchewan's conservative leadership candidate says it's a bit less cluttered in the race for leader of the CPC now. On Wednesday, reality-TV star Kevin O'Leary,...

ELECTION SPECIAL: The many after the few

Wisbech Standard - Wisbech StandardFDC leader John Clarke's late decision not to stand for his county seat left a last minute dash to find a...

/REPEAT -- Media Advisory - Urban Worker Skillshare Series offers tools and support to Toronto's precarious workers/

"The nature of work is rapidly changing, yet the policies in place to protect and support workers are stuck in the past," says Andrew Cash,...

Canada Post Should Never Have To Deliver A Sexist, Racist Paper

Liberal MP Judy Foote. (Photo: Chris Wattie/Reuters). There can be no debate over forcing government to provide logistical support for hate propaganda to be dropped...

Kirsty Duncan Wants To Force Universities To Appoint More Female Research Chairs

OTTAWA — Canada's science minister says universities aren't doing the heavy lifting to appoint more female research chairs, so she wants to force their hands.

O'Toole snags last Quebec MP endorsement

(subscription) (subscription)Quebec MP Bernard Généreux is remaining neutral because he's the head of the Quebec Conservative caucus. MP Denis Lebel also must remain neutral...

'Yep, I'm Gay': Happy 20th out anniversary, Ellen DeGeneres

Sean Hayes: After refusing several interviews with gay news magazine The Advocate and purposefully avoiding questions about his sexuality in other interviews, the 'Will &...

General election 2017: Labour pledges to build 1m new homes

Labour councils have built on average 2,577 new homes between 2010 and this year, compared with 1,679 in Conservative-led areas, according to a Labour-commissioned study...

Why Women Have Been Shut Out Of The Rock Hall Of Fame, And How To Change That

Still others like Courtney Love's badass grunge-rock band Hole, Kim Gordon with Sonic Youth, Sinéad O'Connor, and Björk are more than worthy of induction into...

US durable goods advance modest 0.7 per cent in March

“I think it's a huge part of the problem and it's certainly one that can be addressed,” said Conservative justice critic Rob Nicholson. The Liberals...

MPs' self-approved $2300 salary increase is 'self-serving' says taxpayers' group

Many MPs, however, receive salaries beyond the base as compensation for additional roles and duties; Prime Minister Justin Trudeau will earn $345,400, while House Speaker...

Does Ivanka Trump's new fund violate ethics law?

Mike Allen, co-founder and executive editor of AXIOS Media and former chief political reporter for Politico, reported: “Ivanka Trump told me yesterday from Berlin that...

Kevin O'Leary's Exit A Boon For Maxime Bernier? Not So Fast, Tory Leadership Rivals Say

TORONTO — Kevin O'Leary's decision to withdraw from the Conservative leadership race creates a huge opportunity for his former rivals, those still in the contest...

Trump's Health Care Bill Won Over The Freedom Caucus — But Risks Losing Everyone Else

Because Trump and House Speaker Paul Ryan can afford only 22 Republican defections for the bill to pass, every single conservative House member previously opposed...

Eight stories in the news today, April 27

Nova Scotia's Liberal government is expected to present a budget today that opposition parties say is the prelude to a snap election call. Progressive Conservative...

O'Leary's withdrawal from race a letdown for his local supporters

(subscription) (subscription)Dan Albas. Central Okanagan-Similkameen-Nicola Conservative MP Dan Albas has been serving as the campaign co-chair in B.C. for Conservative leadership candidate Maxime Bernier.

Conservative leadership candidates target clear front-runner Bernier in debate

What's necessary to beat Trudeau was a point of contention during the event, with candidates also pivoting to attack Kellie Leitch and her proposals on...

Post-Bloomberg news budget

The Washington Post News Service with Bloomberg News budget for Wednesday, April 26, 2017. The editors are Tom Lachman and John Romero. All stories have...

MUN misreporting financial data, Byrne says

All of this is a serious concern for Advanced Education and Skills Minister Gerry Byrne, who said in light of the revelation about inaccuracies in...

ESPN Layoffs: Jayson Stark & Trent Dilfer Among Several Big Names Let Go By Sports Giant – Update

UPDATED, 4:50 PM: Longtime baseball guy Jayson Stark and veteran NFL analysts Ed Werder and Trent Dilfer are among the dozens of on-air talent and...

'It hasn't even been a week': O'Leary's bow out shocks Manitoba campaigner

Globalnews.caThe businessman and reality TV star said he was confident he could win the Conservative race, but wasn't sure he could defeat Prime Minister Justin...

Bernier as leader would set Conservatives back: Erin O'Toole

The Conservative Party will lose the next federal election with Maxime Bernier and his libertarian-style views leading the way, opponent Erin O'Toole predicts. Bernier's plan...

Conservative leadership hopeful Kellie Leitch would pull gas tax cash if Toronto

“If I'm Prime Minister of this country and you have a Sanctuary City, it's at your own peril,” Leitch told a editorial board Wednesday.

Michael Chong on Kevin O'Leary quitting the Tory leadership race

Michael Chong, member of parliament (MP) and Conservative Party leader candidate, speaks during the Conservative Party of Canada leadership debate in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada,...

Kevin O'Leary drops from Conservative leadership race, backs Maxime Bernier

(subscription) (subscription)Mr. O'Leary had the support of four members of the Conservative caucus: MP Guy Lauzon (Stormont-Dundas-South Glengarry, Ont.), MP Len Webber (Calgary Confederation,...

Does Andrew Scheer's plan to unite Conservatives leave out the unborn?

Pro-lifers among them include MPs Ted Falk, Garnett Genuis, Mark Warawa, Cathay Wagantall, and Bob Zimmer; former MPs Garry Breitkreuz and Kyle Seebak; and Senators...

Conservatives' final leadership debate sees 13 candidates fight to stand out

Each candidate was given one minute to respond to a question and two 30-second rebuttals. In the first group Deepak Obhrai, Brad Trost, Steven Blaney,...

Kamloops MP questions O'Leary's leadership motives

KAMLOOPS — Kamloops-Thompson-Cariboo Conservative MP Cathy McLeod says she's disappointed for Kevin O'Leary's supporters. O'Leary was set to announce Wednesday he is dropping out of...

Front-runner Kevin O'Leary backs out of Conservative leadership race

O'Leary's stunning game-changer comes as the remaining 13 candidates prepare for the final leadership debate in Toronto tonight. Campaign Life has endorsed MP Brad Trost...

Better Together boss to stand for Scottish Labour

The other three incumbent members - Labour's Ian Murray, Tory Scottish Secretary David Mundell, and Lib Dem Alistair Carmichael - are all defending their seats.

'You're privileged': Mulcair blasts Justin Trudeau for 'hypocrisy' on marijuana possession charges

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau smoked marijuana as an MP but he has not suffered the same consequences as Canadians who are slapped with simple pot...

How Twitter reshaped Hill lobbying

(subscription) (subscription)When Conservative MP Mike Lake wanted to ask for funding for the Canadian Autism Partnership, he didn't settle for delivering a statement in...

Michael Chong challenges rivals to 'get serious' as Conservatives gather for final leadership debate

Earlier this month, a mere year into the race to choose a new leader for the Conservative Party, Michael Chong declared it was "time to...

Trump Supporters And Skeptics Discuss His First 100 Days

Here's Roxanne Wallace. She was at a recent candidate town hall in Flanders, N.J.. WALLACE: I think he's finally addressing the immigration issue. I think...

Liberal MPs get closed-door briefing on harassment

The March briefing wasn't Petersen's first involvement with the Liberal caucus on workplace harassment. She investigated harassment allegations against former Liberal MPs Scott Andrews and...

Letter: The challenges we face, by the numbers

Our Liberal government has declared: “we have a spending problem, also that we have a structural problem.” Why not: “We are living beyond our means”;...

Letter: We asked for fisheries science — we got it

Labradorians and Newfoundlanders struggle to support this one. Is it FISH-NL, Richard solo, Richard-and-Ryan? If — as many Labradorians and Newfoundlanders suspect, it's FISH-NL —...

Alternative for Germany moves further to the right

The AfD was originally founded in 2013 as an anti-Euro party, embracing national-conservative and neoliberal values. It has now completed its transformation ... He went...