Brad Trost's Campaign May Have Leaked Conservative Membership List To Gun Group: Officials

OTTAWA — Conservative party officials have pinpointed candidate Brad Trost's campaign as one potential source of a suspected leak of the party's membership list. But...

Bloc chief Martine Ouellet puts down revolt against her leadership

Emerging from an emergency caucus meeting of the Bloc's 10 MPs in Ottawa, Ouellet said she apologized to former interim party leader Rhéal Fortin for...

Majority of Bloc Québécois MPs question leader Martine Ouellet's judgment

(subscription) (subscription)Bloc Québécois MPs hold a press conference on Parliament Hill on June 7 to express their support for former acting leader Rhéal Fortin,...

'It is unique, but it shouldn't be,' Ashton talks about being pregnant while running for federal NDP leadership race

(subscription) (subscription)The reality isn't new for her party, Ms. Ashton is quick to note, adding that “it's not by accident” three New Democrat MPs...

New concerns emerge over Conservative leadership voting process

An official from the Kellie Leitch campaign is raising new concerns over the voting process used in the recent Conservative leadership race, fuelling questions over...

Former MP says Scheer 'the real deal'

Aspin points out that at 38, Scheer is seven years younger than Justin Trudeau. "Once the youth start seeing that he has the qualities that...

Former candidates for bilingualism post criticize nomination process as harmful, divisive

Meanwhile, Yvon Godin, a former New Brunswick NDP MP, says Meilleur's recent political history seriously undermines the legitimacy of her candidacy. "If she doesn't qualify...

Huron-Bruce third most supportive riding of Scheer in Ontario

Huron-Bruce MP Ben Lobb believes the Conservative Party's new leader, Andrew Scheer, will do a “fantastic job”. During the leadership race, Lobb endorsed Ontario MP...

Tainted vote allegations plague Ontario PC nominations

Costas Menegakis, former Conservative MP for Richmond Hill, said he has heard complaints about residents being signed up for membership without their knowledge in Richmond...

Liberal MPs Nathaniel Erskine-Smith, Sean Casey Vote To Call Out Electoral Reform Pledge

OTTAWA — Two Liberal MPs — Sean Casey and Nathaniel Erskine-Smith — voted with the opposition Wednesday to accept a Commons' committee report that outlined...

D'Amato: Conservative local votes reveal the party's story

So when the Conservative Party of Canada released the vote totals for all five of our local ridings in Saturday's leadership race, it revealed some...

Kim Masland wins Queens-Shelburne for Conservatives

Masland is the former chief of staff for longtime MP Gerald Keddy, so election night jitters are not new. But she said it was different...

Conservative leadership convention 2017: in pictures

(subscription)Thousands of Conservatives gathered at the Toronto Congress Centre in Etobicoke on May 27 to see the results of a 15-month leadership campaign. MP...

VIBERT: Nova Scotia bucks trend, returns Liberals with a majority

All three leaders are old enough to remember a debate degenerating into a shouting match between Premier Russell MacLellan and NDP leader Robert Chisholm back...

Carolyn Bennett Stares Down MP Heckling Over MMIW Inquiry Delays

Bennett faced questions from Tory indigenous affairs critic Cathy McLeod, who noted frustrations with the slow pace of the commission, including from the father of...

What You Need to Know About New Conservative Leader Andrew Scheer

While he didn't vote on the 2012 motion to do exactly that, he's received support from former MPs who did, including Jason Kenney and LaVar...

Liberal MPs in BC could be among biggest losers in Green-NDP alliance

New Westminster-Burnaby NDP MP Peter Julian, Victoria NDP MP Murray Rankin, Port Moody-Coquitlam NDP Fin Donnelly, and Green Leader May have been putting climate change...

Dreeshen Excited To Work With New Conservative Leader

(registration) (registration)Red Deer-Mountain View M.P. Earl Dreeshen says he's excited to work with the Conservative Party's new leader, Andrew Scheer, an M.P. from Regina-Qu'Appelle.

Andrew Scheer's Win Shows Conservatives Wanted 'A Little More Stephen Harper': Insiders

Bernier organizer and Quebec MP Jacques Gourde said: “In the end, it was a referendum on supply management, and Maxime lost his bet.” Speaking after...

Kramp pleased with federal Conservative election

Former Prince Edward Hastings Conservative MP Daryl Kramp says he is content with the result of an election vote that saw Saskatchewan MP Andrew Scheer...

As ballots are counted, some Conservatives criticize complicated ranked-ballot voting system, party to review ...

(subscription)“It needs to be reviewed,” said Kerry-Lynne Findlay, former National Revenue minister in the Stephen Harper cabinet, in an interview with The . ....

Conservative leadership frontrunners' hospitality suites boast biggest crowds, run late into the night

(subscription) (subscription)were there, as well as former Ontario MP Paul Calandra. A lot of media folk also made an appearance, though many of them...

Keeping the party together

The steady-handed moderates in the party all began to ride off in the sunset, one-by-one. Shelly Glover, John Baird, James Moore, Peter McKay. Some, like...

The Conservatives pick their new leader

Before the votes are counted The House sat down with Conservative MPs Candice Bergen, Michelle Rempel and Diane Finley and former MP Peter MacKay about...

Conservative leadership convention projects 'united' front, but some attendees admit to nervousness, uncertainty in ...

(subscription) (subscription)... including Conservative Senator David Tkachuk; former MP Wladyslaw Lizon; Conservative MP Dean Allison (Niagara West, Ont.); Conservative MP Tom Lukiwski (Moose Jaw...

Ask Kady anything

That, in a nutshell, is the gist of the claim being put forward by “Canada Decides,” a newly formed group whose members include former Calgary...

NDP MP introduces private member's bill to elevate Thames River status

Irene Mathyssen (London-Fanshawe) has introduced a private member's bill amending the federal Navigation Protection Act to include the Thames waterway. The Liberals promised during the...

Undermining Haitian Sovereignty

Weir echoed an idea promoted by NDP MP Max Saltzman in the 1970s, Conservative MP Peter Goldring through the 2000s and an NDP riding association...

Rona Ambrose — and what might have been

(subscription)Ambrose had been introduced to Conservative politics, and to Harper, by the much-admired James Rajotte, another up-and-coming young MP from Edmonton (who left politics...

UPDATE: Jagmeet Singh joins federal NDP leadership race

Earlier in 2011, he ran in the federal elections from the Bramalea-Gore-Malton riding but lost to Conservative Bal Gosal by a margin of just over...

Peel Region MPP Jagmeet Singh jumps into federal NDP leadership

... for British Columbia and Manitoba, respectively; Algoma-Manitoulin MPP Michael Mantha, Kitchener-Waterloo MPP Catherine Fife, Toronto District School Board vice-chair Chris Moise, NDP Youth of...

WaPo Columnist Condemning Sanders' Drug Importation Bill Doesn't Realize Canada Can Expand Its Regulatory ...

The Washington Post ran a column by Leona Aglukkaq, a former member of Canada's House of Commons and Canadian health minister, which complained that Senator...

Opposition asks 18 times, but Trudeau won't answer on ethics commissioner meetings

Conservative MP Jacques Gourde asked Trudeau that question twice, and both times, as before, Trudeau said he was pleased to work with the commissioner and...

NDP forces Commons debate on infrastructure bank

NDP infrastructure critic Matthew Dubé said his party finds it troubling that the government is moving ahead with filling executive positions for the bank even...

Conservatives question purchase of Trudeau cardboard cut-outs

The figures are found in answers to inquiries from Conservative MP Ben Lobb, who asked which departments and agencies bought the cutouts, how much each...

Tempers flare in Manitoba border town after Conservative MPs visit

A visit by two federal Conservative politicians to the Manitoba border town of Emerson on Friday morning has highlighted the growing divisions in the community...

Stormont-Dundas-South Glengarry MP Guy Lauzon disappointed 'his man' pulled out of CPC leadership

Emma and Marika Heemskerk, employees of the Delhi German Home, pose for a photo with reality TV star and Conservative Party of Canada leadership hopeful...

Nova Scotia Election: Queens-Shelburne candidates

Progressive Conservative: Kim Masland is the coordinator for the Queens County Senior Safety Program. She was the chief of staff to former Conservative MP Gerald...

See the fun happening this week in Lubbock

1998 stage comedy by Joe Di Pietro. Heather May directs. ... Daniel Tosh College Tour — 7:30 p.m., United Supermarkets Arena, 1701 Indiana Ave. Select-A-Seat.

Ex-Tory MP weighing bid to run as Liberal in Harper's old riding

OTTAWA — Lee Richardson, a longtime Progressive Conservative Albertan who was a Conservative MP in Stephen Harper's government, is weighing a run to become the...

Rick Perlstein: The Alt-Right Is Gunning for Anti-Trump Protesters

The proprietor of Being Libertarian, a Facebook community with 438,888 likes, wrote of Berkeley, “This was a riot,” and urged liberals to “BE LOUD” and...

Florida voters give Donald Trump thumbs up (and that's good news for Rick Scott)

Other Floridians considered bipartisan (and their rank) were: Republican David Jolly (48th), Republican Tom Rooney (52nd), Republican Ander Crenshaw (63rd), Democrat Patrick Murphy (67th), Democrat...

Canada's defence minister apologizes for embellishing role in Afghan operation

“I am sickened by this very real fraud perpetrated on Canadians and in particular the good men and women of our military,” said former Associate...

Harjit Sajjan apologizes for claiming he was architect of Operation Medusa

Conservative defence critic James Bezan said Sajjan's words were more than a “faux pas”. Canadians cant' believe him. “They were pretty surprising, because that operation...

Maxime Bernier, the federal Conservative leadership frontrunner, is actually a rock-ribbed conservative

"I believe in real conservative values and I don't compromise with our principles," says Bernier, daring to call himself "authentic." "No compromise, no buying special...

NDP has great opportunity for renewal, Angus says | Sudbury Star

Federal NDP leadership candidate Charlie Angus meets with supporters in Hanmer, Ont. during an NDP leadership campaign event on Saturday April 29, 2017.Angus beefs about...

E Pluribus_5: Learning on the Job

cleveland.com - the first 100 Dayscleveland.comMarine generals James Mattis as Secretary of Defense and John Kelly as Secretary of Homeland Security provided a sense of...

GARDEN BRUNCH EDITION -- TRUMP's first 100 days -- North Korea test-fires missile -- BRET STEPHENS' NYT ...

The letter, which is being led by Republican Study Committee Chairman Mark Walker of North Carolina, has already collected more a dozen signatures from conservative...

Crowded primary field seeks to fill Mulvaney's seat - News & Observer

Crowded primary field seeks to fill Mulvaney's seatNews & ObserverMike Huckabee, as well as U.S. Rep. Mark Meadows, who ... Craig, who does ministerial and...

Canada fought the war on science. Here's how scientists won.

VoxA pro-science protest on Parliament Hill, in Ottawa, in 2012. Stephen Harper's government had proposed steep cuts to many research programs.and more »...