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Andrew Scheer Says He Won't Do Interviews With The Rebel Until It Changes Direction

Conservative MP Michael Chong, who ran against Scheer for his party's leadership, told Press Progress he would no longer grant interviews to The Rebel, citing...

US Says Jump, NDP's Foreign Affairs Critic Says 'How High?'

Hélène Laverdière certainly seems to support the U.S.-led geopolitical order. While the NDP foreign affairs critic has called for stronger arms control measures and regulations...

David Suzuki Endorses Charlie Angus As Next NDP Leader

Environmental crusader David Suzuki wants Charlie Angus to become the next leader of the federal New Democratic Party. In a statement released Monday, Suzuki lauded...

Jason Kenney Bashes Al Gore's 'Hypocrisy' After Oilsands Comment

Gore also used the "open sewer" remark to criticize Alberta's oilsands four years ago, to the ire of then-natural resources minister Joe Oliver. "Well, he's...

Liberals Ask Rona Ambrose, James Moore For Advice On NAFTA

OTTAWA — While Liberals and Conservatives trade accusations that they're hurting Canada's position in the imminent renegotiation of NAFTA, the Trudeau government has tapped the...

Caroline Mulroney, Daughter Of Former Prime Minister, Running For Ontario PC Nomination

She hinted at a run for a provincial nomination at the federal Conservative leadership in Toronto in May. Along with Tory MP Candice Bergen, Mulroney...

Maxime Bernier Was Top Fundraiser In Conservative Leadership ...

Maxime Bernier speaks with Andrew Scheer after the first results are announced during the Conservative Party of Canada leadership convention in Toronto on ...At least five...

NDP Leadership Race Hits 'Crunch Time' With Fundraising Numbers Set To Be Revealed

Veteran B.C. MP Nathan Cullen, a candidate in the last NDP leadership contest, said he is also watching to see how the campaigns demonstrate their...

Conservatives Claim PM's Rolling Stone Glory Hurts NAFTA Talks, Energy Workers

Conservatives are claiming Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's high-profile Rolling Stone magazine interview complicates NAFTA talks, disrespects Canada's oil workers, and smacks of hypocrisy. A Prime...

EPA Chief Met With Scientist-Muzzling Stephen Harper Before Scientist Purge

According to emails HuffPost has obtained, the March 27 meeting, scheduled to last 30 minutes, was meant to establish a rapport between the new environmental...

NDP Calls On Trudeau To Condemn Trump's 'Despicable' Trans Military Ban

"Prime Minister Trudeau must denounce this policy immediately in order to demonstrate that Canada not only respects human rights but that we will stand up...

Liberals Make 29 Trips In 6 Months Ahead Of NAFTA Talks

Liberal MP Wayne Easter, who is co-chair of the Canada-United States Inter-Parliamentary Group, said these meetings can help Canada set the facts straight — and...

Liberals' Draft Of New Citizenship Guide Scraps 'Barbaric' Practices Warning, Touts Indigenous Treaties

Getting rid of both those elements was what former Liberal Immigration Minister John McCallum had in mind when he said early in 2016 that the...

Pierre Poilievre's Conservative Party-Branded Shirt Broke Election Rules, Says Watchdog

OTTAWA — If he had to do it all over again, Pierre Poilievre would have worn a suit. Canada's election watchdog said Friday that the...

Tory MP Ben Lobb Asked To Apologize For Calling Ralph Goodale A 'Tool'

A Conservative MP was forced to apologize to the federal public safety minister Tuesday for calling him a “tool” in the House of Commons. But...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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.

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...

Mulcair: Trudeau Must Stop 'Backing Up' For 'Bully' Donald Trump

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau needs to stand up to the “bully” in the White House, NDP Leader Thomas Mulcair told reporters in Ottawa Tuesday. But...

Now Is The Time To Decriminalize Sex Work

During the electoral campaign in 2015, then-Liberal health critic Hedy Fry told an all-candidates women's equality forum that her party maintained its staunch opposition to...

Chrystia Freeland: Israel's Security At Core Of Canada's Middle East Strategy

OTTAWA — Ensuring the security of Israel is a core component of Canada's Middle East strategy, including the fight against the militants of the Islamic...

Michelle Rempel: Trudeau Should Decry Saudi Arabia's Election To UN Women's Rights Commission

Conservative MP Michelle Rempel is calling on Prime Minister Justin Trudeau to speak out against the election of Saudi Arabia to a United Nations commission...

I'm Standing Up For Canadians By Seeking Economic Justice

NDP leadership candidate Niki Ashton speaks during a leadership debate in Montreal, Sunday, March 26, 2017. (Photo: Graham Hughes/CP). Originally, we had planned to drive...

Canada Marijuana Legalization: Feds Looking To Set Up Cannabis Tracking System

OTTAWA — The federal government is coming under fire from the opposition Conservatives for failing to disclose how much a cannabis tracking system will cost...

Steven Blaney Is All Worked Up Over Milk And Maxime Bernier

Steven Blaney toasts the audience with a glass on milk during a Conservative Party leadership debate on Feb. 13, 2017 in Montreal. (Photo: Paul Chiasson/The...

Conservative Leadership Race 2017: Kellie Leitch, Erin O'Toole See Different Paths To Victory

OTTAWA — When Nobel Peace Prize winner Malala Yousafzai was speaking in Parliament last week, Kellie Leitch gave her seat to Conservative leadership rival Erin...

Rona Ambrose To Justin Trudeau: You Heard Malala, Now Step Up For Girls' Education

OTTAWA — Interim Conservative leader Rona Ambrose wants Prime Minister Justin Trudeau to answer Pakistani activist Malala Yousafzai's call to put advancing girls' education at...

Tony Clement, Ralph Goodale Have Feisty Exchange Ahead Of ...

A pair of veteran members of Parliament had a spirited exchange Thursday over the “integrity” of the former Liberal justice minister who advised the government ...and...

Liberal Ministers Reveal Experiences With Pot Ahead Of Legalization Bill

Transport Minister Marc Garneau speaks to reporters in the foyer of the House of Commons on Parliament Hill on March 21, 2017. (Photo: Sean Kilpatrick/The...

Marc Garneau Says Feds Imposing New Airline Security Measures, But Won't Say What Or Why

ReutersOTTAWA — Transport Minister Marc Garneau says the federal Liberal government has imposed new airline security measures on certain Canada-bound flights — but he's providing...

Brad Trost Pitches '100 Per Cent' Conservatism. And He Really Wants Your Attention

Trost says then-chief government whip Gordon O'Connor also warned him in that meeting not to bring forth an anti-abortion private member's bill. “And I told...

NDP, Tories To Keep Up Filibuster Over Changes To House Rules

Rankin says he stands firmly with his Conservative counterpart Candice Bergen on the need to get everyone on side before making any changes, meaning it...

Make Birth Control Free

NDP MP Irene Mathyssen successfully removed the federal tax on tampons in 2015 -- and now she's gathering support for a motion to make prescription...

Candice Bergen Calls PM 'Arrogant' Over Proposed Changes To ...

"Justin Trudeau is not entitled to just arbitrarily make changes to the House of Commons rules."and more »...

Elizabeth May Says Stopping Heckling Is An Easy Way To Improve Parliament

“The Liberals no longer heckle, but the Conservatives and New Democrats are heckling fiercely and it is a violation of this place.” House Speaker Geoff...

Rona Ambrose: Bill C-337 Not About Assigning Blame, But About Better Training For Judges

OTTAWA — Changes the Liberals have made to the way judges are appointed would not necessarily prevent someone who believes in stereotypes about sexual assault...

What Is The Point Of My Voice In The Conservative Leadership Race?

From the very beginning, my voice has been ignored by the bulk of the media to the point that many people still do not even...

Stephen Harper Jumps Back Into Politics To Run For Tory Leader

CALGARY - Former prime minister Stephen Harper has shocked the Canadian political world and announced he is seeking to lead the Conservative party again. In...

Kellie Leitch, Tory Leadership Hopeful, Says You Have Her All Wrong

Kellie Leitch holds up a rebuttal sign during the Conservative leadership debate at the Maclab Theatre in Edmonton, Alta., on Feb. 28, 2017. (Photo: Codie...

I Am Ashamed Of The Liberals' Position On Nuclear Disarmament

And at their policy convention in 2016, members of the Liberal party followed the NDP's lead and voted in favour of efforts for a nuclear-free...

Ed Fast Welcomed Back To House Months After Suffering Stroke

Conservative MP Ed Fast speaks in the House of Commons on Parliament Hill on March 7, 2017. (Photo: Sean Kilpatrick/CP). As he rose for a...

Charlie Angus Invites Supporters To Get Involved In 'Fantastic And Wild Ride'

OTTAWA — The federal NDP leadership race will likely get new candidates in coming days, with veteran MP Charlie Angus expected to make an announcement...

Murray Rankin: Trudeau 'Spreading Alternative Facts' After Breaking Electoral Reform Pledge

New Democrats are accusing the prime minister of spreading his own “alternative facts” when it comes to the abandoned Liberal pledge to reform Canada's voting...

NDP MP Romeo Saganash Trolls Trudeau With 'Canoe And Paddle Program'

An NDP MP has crafted a brutally satirical response to comments made by Prime Minister Justin Trudeau last month on the needs of indigenous youth.

Canada Electoral Reform: Liberal MPs React To Trudeau Abandoning Promise

“It's a bold move, and it's a brave move on the prime minister's part,” longtime Nova Scotia MP Rodger Cuzner said shortly after Democratic Institutions...