David Anderson

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British Columbia NDP MP Nathan Cullen takes electoral reform ...

New Democratic NDP MP Nathan Cullen says the Liberals made a mistake when they scrapped their promise to reform Canada's voting system for the 2019 ...and...

1966 Buick Skylark GS was strong but costly member of mid-'60s muscle car race

David Anderson said: “This week we have a 1966 Buick Skylark, possibly a Gran Sport, or GS, model. The simulated louvers in the lower front...

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...

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...

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...

Axios Vitals

David Anderson, the former health insurance official who writes a thoughtful health care blog called Balloon Juice, has a fascinating account of one reason the...

Ontario's Liberals take a big step to the left

Andrew Steele is vice-president at StrategyCorp, Canada's integrated public affairs, communications and management consultancy. He served as senior adviser to Ontario premier Dalton McGuinty. Despite...

Staff : The Student News Site of St. Olaf College

Staff - : The Student News Site of St. Olaf CollegeOnline edition of the , student newspaper of St. Olaf College.and more »...

Trudeau tries something new at question period, but impasse on democratic reform remains

But an hour after the prime minister's display concluded, the filibuster that is stymying a committee's study of further reforms was resumed when NDP MP...

March 2017—Arts Etc.

In a conservative country, his photographs of friends with themes of explicit sexuality and queerness pushed the envelope. His shows were often censored or closed...

Committee filibuster over changes to House of Commons rules to resume Monday, opposition MPs say

"Until the government moves away from their power grab we're going to be staying in this major filibuster that the government has brought on," said...

Political scandals and drought: A look at 2016's top stories

Sessions was the first U.S. senator to endorse Donald Trump, lending conservative policy credentials to the billionaire businessman's populist campaign. Confirmation hearings for Sessions will...

Counter Extremism Bill could be 'very dangerous'

Belfast Telegraph - BelfastTelegraph ...Belfast TelegraphThe terror law watchdog has warned that new anti-extremism measures planned by the Government could be "very dangerous".Counter Extremism Bill...

Picks and pans of Ontario premiers

Seriously, picking among Bob Rae, Dalton McGuinty and Kathleen Wynne for lousiest premier is like choosing arsenic, cyanide or hemlock. Since we ... Let's start...

Trust Breakdown: Bias, Shrinking Newsrooms Deprive Americans of News to Believe In

Through bringing its own, conservative bias, Fox offered a different vantage point. ... Press freedom in America is in jeopardy, said David Anderson, law professor...

December 2016 Arts Etc.

Davidson Galleries. 313 Occidental Ave. S. 206-624-7684 or go to www.davidsongalleries.com. The work of Yuriko Yamaguchi is included in a group show entitled “IDENTITY –...

'A horrific thing': the death of the Manrique-Lutz family

The residents of Davidson are used to the occasional drone of helicopters brought in to search for bushwalkers in the neighbouring Garigal National Park. But...

Hamilton steelworkers remain “frustrated,” says...

Duvall and Hamilton Centre NDP MP David Christopherson questioned Liberal MPs about U.S. Steel but there were no answers provided. The federal government was also...

Steelworkers to Trudeau: Where are the feds on the Stelco deal?

Representatives from United Steelworkers locals 1005 and 8782 are in Ottawa Tuesday to ask Prime Minister Justin Trudeau to be part of negotiating the possible...

McKenna's handling of Ottawa Hospital relocation showed 'lack of political experience,' say Liberal insiders

(subscription) (subscription)Liberal MP David McGuinty (Ottawa South, Ont.), in an interview with The , conceded that Ottawa-area Liberal MPs were not consulted individually, but...

Whither the Democrats? Amid losses, party debates future

Bradley Davidson, who served as executive director of the party from 2011 to 2013, said at the time of his departure all but three county...

Sherring: Local Liberal hug-in can't disguise tarnish to McKenna's brand

Sir John Carling site chosen as new Ottawa hospital site Ottawa Centre MP Catherine McKenna, alongside Ottawa Mayor Jim Watson (L) and Ottawa Centre MPP...

The Latest: Schurter of Switzerland wins mountain bike gold

(AP Photo/Michael Sohn, File). FILE - In this Tuesday, Aug. 9, 2016, file photo, United States' Ryan Lochte checks his time in a men's 4x200-meter...

Spain wins bronze, beats Australia 89-88 in men's basketball

Spain's Nikola Mirotic (44) grabs a rebound over Australia's David Andersen, left, and Damian Martin, right, during the bronze medal basketball game at the 2016...

The Latest: US beats Russia to win volleyball bronze

(AP Photo/Petr David Josek). Athletes start to the men's marathon at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Sunday, Aug. 21, 2016. .....

Judge: US Steel Canada may pay bonuses, keep benefits suspended

Justice Herman Wilton-Siegel ordered Friday that U.S. Steel Canada may set aside $1.57 million for "key employee" retention bonuses, but that the company does not...

Brexit fuels debate over State's minimum wage

The three were trade unionists Patricia King and Gerry Light, who penned one of the minority reports, and Edel McGinley of the Migrant Rights Centre,...

Mauril Bélanger remembered for his service, devotion to the job

(subscription) (subscription)Parliamentarians across party lines spoke highly of Mr. Bélanger in statements after his death, including Bloc Québécois, NDP, and Conservative party leaders. Governor...

Robyn Urback: Ontario Liberals wasted millions and are now buying radio ads to congratulate themselves

Those rules were brought in by former Liberal premier Dalton McGuinty but proved too onerous for Wynne's liking, so they were gutted last June to...

Canadians should transform how they live to reduce...

The two-hour event was moderated by Environment Hamilton representatives, and hosted by NDP MPs David Christopherson and Scott Duvall. The ideas proposed varied from eliminating...

Not Angels but Shining Examples

They are calling her the “Angel of Afghanistan.” Charlotte Thompson-Edgar, a squadron leader with Britain's Royal Air Force, was recently awarded one of her nation's...

How much do we really know about the Canadian intelligence community?

Which brings us to the timely issue of national oversight, as there's a plan afoot in Canada to create an all-party committee of parliamentarians chaired...

WEEI Fantasy Football Podcast, August 12th Edition: Running Back Rankings

And. You know that's for me on the conservative side. But I think the important thing now it's even if he is 70% players he's...

Sunburn for 8.15.16 — Early voting begins in Florida; DWS, Tim Canova clash; Florida Chamber ups its digital game ...

(blog) (blog)After giving up the winning penalty kick to Sweden, Solo called her opponents “a bunch of cowards” for their conservative game plan. Now,...

Why, despite everything, I won't be trying dating apps

On 11 August, Jeremy Corbyn's new shadow Scottish secretary, a man from the North East of England called Dave Anderson, went to visit Aberdeen. ....

Key Congressional Races to Watch in the Lead Up to National Elections

By Mark Anderson. In one of the most major races this election cycle, insurgent Paul F. Nehlen III, a water-systems technician who sported populist views...

Do Skill and School Deficits Explain Why We Don't Have Enough ...

In the spring of 2015, Southern California Edison had employees training their replacements. The replacements were immigrants in the U.S. under the H-1B pr.and more »...

How the Arab World Came Apart

Accompanying Anderson's text are 10 portfolios by the photographer Paolo Pellegrin, drawn from his extensive travels across the region over the last 14 years, as...

Bice: Winners and losers from primary

This time, Milwaukeeans for Self Governance went all in for Swanigan, spending as much as $400,000 on radio and TV ads, billboards, get-out-the-vote efforts and...

Roundup: Primary election results from around Wisconsin

In Nekoosa, school counselor David Gorski, a self-professed “Berniecrat,” beat Coloma organic farmer Russ Brown for state Senate in Assembly District 72. Water quality became...

I'm a Republican and I don't like Hillary Clinton — but I'm voting for her

Simply put, he is not a Republican nor a conservative as we have understood those terms for decades. Instead, I will vote for Hillary Clinton...

TRUMP to paint CLINTON as politician of yesteryear -- SCOOP: Clinton campaign to announce Republicans for Hillary ...

“Conservative group launches $4.8M campaign against Medicare changes,” by Dan Diamond on Pro: “The American Action Network [today] is announcing a three-pronged, $4.8 million...

Did Obama win the judicial wars?

Obama argued that with the ideological balance of the Court at stake after the death of conservative Justice Antonin Scalia, Senate Republicans would undoubtedly reject...

Knights of Columbus leader says Catholics cannot vote for abortion advocates

Carl Anderson, leader of the Knights of Columbus fraternal order and one of the most influential lay Catholics in the church, has said that abortion...

What to watch at CNN's Libertarian town hall

Yet because they have not said how they personally will vote, some in their powerful network of donors are holding out hope that they will...

How Trump Adviser Roger Stone Became Washington's Sleaziest Political Operator

... or unable to work for elected officials, Stone worked on campaigns. In 1975, frustrated by how difficult it was for Republican candidates to raise...

Jacksonville Bold for 7.29.16 — The business of Jacksonville is business

(blog) (blog)However, the center-right consensus that animates conservatives of the Jax Chamber – and the politicians who push their agenda – is one of...

For dispirited conservatives, hope from your political ancestors

They are Christian intellectuals like Matthew Lee Anderson, founder of Mere Orthodoxy and contributor to Christianity Today. He wrote, "I have supported every Republican presidential...

'Indignation' Review: Life and Love in the '50s

... among battled-hardened GI's who, as my colleague John Anderson wrote in his review, not only despise him for his undamaged humanity, but figure he...

Southwest Missouri's most interesting race: No incumbent makes District 132 one to watch

Thanks to the region's conservative nature, the candidate that gets the Republican nod typically winds up in Jefferson City. Sometimes there's not even a general...