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Shootout puts gun bill debate on hold

MetroNews Canada Deputy Liberal leader Ralph Goodale said time won't resolve the problems he sees with the bill. But he too didn't question the government's motives...

MPs' break weeks different in election year

Then there are the MPs for whom the 2015 campaign will be their first general election — Calgary Centre Conservative MP Joan Crockatt is among...

Tory opposition to pot legalization unshaken

NDP health critic Libby Davies, whose party supports decriminalization of marijuana, said the Conservatives are becoming increasingly isolated on the issue as more and more...

Tories to overhaul vets' benefits again

National Post The response was a bitter disappointment to NDP veterans critic Peter Stoffer, who said he endorsed the all-party committee's recommendation in good faith and...

Speed trumping service at benefits tribunal?

Liberal employment critic Rodger Cuzner said the individual's insights show what a mess the government has made of the system. "The tribunal is a perfect...

New Brunswick Liberals win majority

The NDP has never held more than one seat in the legislature. Coon, 57, pushed for action on climate change, saying practical solutions to reduce...

No to Internet regs, Netflix tells CRTC

Rather than regulate online content providers, the government needs to adequately fund the production of quality Canadian digital cultural content, the NDP said a statement...

B'way season features Sting, Jackman and Peter Pan

... Kristin Chenoweth, Helen Mirren, James Earl Jones, Matthew Broderick, Tavi Gevinson, Nathan Lane, Rose Byrne, Alan Alda, Brian Dennehy, Mia Farrow, Candice Bergen, Cynthia...

Seamus O'Regan seeks Liberal nomination

The 43-year-old O'Regan is executive vice-president for communications at the Stronach Group, a racetrack operator, and a media innovator in residence at Ryerson University. The...

Age is not a cage: 90-year-old musicians go strong

... life for song dubbed 'viral hit of WWI' · Fans pumped by 'Corner Gas' Kickstarter · Cartoon · Columns · Editorial · Letters. Aug...

The need for a national palliative care strategy

As New Democrats we believe the government should be having the backs of these families, health care workers, and volunteers like those at Stedman Community...

Shellard Lane reconstruction underway

The reconstruction of Shellard Lane that began in May could have taken the city up to 20 years worth of saving if not for the...

Burns to carry Green banner

Burns said the local party will be working overtime during the campaign to help boost Green Party leader Mike Schreiner's support in Guelph. "In our...

COLUMN: Federal budget secures Canada's long-term prosperity

By Phil McColeman. Earlier this week, our Conservative government tabled Canada's 2014 federal budget in Parliament. It is an exciting proposal. Our budget reflects Canada's...

COLUMN: Pushing politics out of Senate reform debate

Recently, I held an in-person and online town hall on Canada's Senate right here in Brantford. NDP House Leader Nathan Cullen was in town to...