Jay Aspin

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It should be interesting to see how the political landscape takes shape going forward

Nipissing MPP Vic Fedeli and his Progressive Conservative Party of Ontario are gearing up to oust the Liberals from Queen's Park. It would make sense...

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...

Did FedNor gamble on a multi-million dollar space lab in North Bay?

In the original funding announcement in 2014 the MP at the time — Conservative Jay Aspin — told local media the facility would create 40...

Cavendish wins Tour Stage 6 in mass sprint in Montauban

Froome is fifth, 5:17 behind, with his main rival Nairo Quintana in seventh place with the same time. The 162.5 kilometers in Stage 7 on...

The contest is on

Les Aspin. Colin Powell. Robert Gates. Brent Scowcroft. Jesse Jackson, Sr. Mario Cuomo. Dan Rather. Tom Brokaw. David Brinkley. John Chancellor. Marvin Kalb. Diane Sawyer.

THE CONTEST IS ON

Les Aspin. Colin Powell. Robert Gates. Brent Scowcroft. Jesse Jackson, Sr. Mario Cuomo. Dan Rather. Tom Brokaw. David Brinkley. John Chancellor. Marvin Kalb. Diane Sawyer.

Canada Post Service disruption on the horizon?

While this labour dispute may be out of the hands of Nipissing-Timiskaming MP Anthony Rota, Bradford says he's pleased to have local support from the...

Yup, Rota rolled to victory say official results

The official voting results ror the 42nd federal general election were released today, and they show just how dominant Liberal Anthony Rota's win was. The...

Man incubates packet of supermarket quail eggs and a chick emerges a month later

In 2008 Caroline Aspin was stunned when she bought two dozen eggs from her local supermarket and one of them hatched. She decided to test...

First Saturday Cabinet for 50 years sees ministers race to defy David Cameron's EU pledge

Rebel Cabinet Ministers who want Britain to quit the EU risk triggering an economic disaster – and are playing into the hands of Vladimir Putin.

Pink-cheeked Gove staged the great escape: QUENTIN LETTS on the EU elephant in Dave's room

The rhetoric is a balance of tradition and innovation and is designed to win back the P word ('progressive') for the Conservatives. This, again, is...

Brian Williams forced to apologize on air after MSNBC f-bomb

Brian Williams was forced to apologize on air after an incident during MSNBC's live coverage of the Iowa caucus on Monday night. A young female...

German politician Frauke Petry says migrants should be shot at border

The leader of a right-wing party in Germany has come under fire for suggesting refugees who try to cross the border illegally should be shot.

Germany bans far-right website Altermedia Deutschland for hate crimes

Germany has banned a far-right website for spreading 'racist, xenophobic, homophobic, anti-Semitic and anti-Islamic content' and arrested two people in a clampdown on hate crime.

Nipissing Timiskaming MP ready to usher in new era...

... as a member of Paul Martin's minority government. But then, in 2006, the government swung to a Conservative minority and stayed that way until...

Hollywood Goes to Benghazi: The Making of '13 Hours'

In a climate where just saying “Benghazi” can hint at a political agenda, Michael Bay's new film “13 Hours: The Secret Soldiers of Benghazi” seems...

Conservative MPs say 'it's a new era,' deny they're flip-flopping

(subscription) (subscription)“When the pixie dust and the rainbows and unicorns settle, it'll be a different story again, believe me,” said former Conservative MP Jay...

Less partisan district sets Ryan apart from other leaders

(blog) (blog)Wisconsin's 1st Congressional District has evolved over the years from a classic 50/50 seat (when Democrat Les Aspin held it) to a modestly...

Defeated northern MPs receive hefty pensions, severance pay

The other two defeated MPs in the region, Conservatives Bryan Hayes and Jay Aspin, didn't make it to six years, so don't qualify for a...

Aspin stands by accomplishments from lone term

NORTH BAY – To a room of almost 40 people, former MP Jay Aspin said thank you and goodbye. The Member of Parliament for Nipissing-Timiskaming...

Chief pleased with First Nation voter turnout

According to McLeod, voters in Garden Village overwhelming supported Rota with 166 votes, compared to 49 for NDP candidate Kathleen Jodouin, Conservative Jay Aspin received...

Nipissing-Timiskaming says goodbye to Aspin

Aspin says goodbye. Kathryn Boyle. Conservative Jay Aspin thanks supporters after losing his Nipissing-Timiskaming seat to Liberal Anthony Rota Monday night. next play/pause pre 1/1.

Liberals return to the North

In Nipissing-Timiskaming, Liberal Anthony Rota defeated Conservative Jay Aspin to regain the seat he lost by only 18 votes in 2011. Liberals Patty Hajdu and...

NDP out in Sudbury, Nickel Belt, but keep Timmins-James Bay, Algoma-Manitoulin

Liberal Anthony Rota ousted Conservative Jay Aspin in the Nipissing-Timiskaming riding, while New Democrat Kathleen Jodouin fell in third place. Rota won back his seat...

Campaign drawing to a close

In 2011, Conservative Jay Aspin snuck past incumbent Liberal Anthony Rota by 18 votes, the closest race in the country. Rota and Aspin are looking...

Guns a blazin' at campaign stop

“Jay and I are here to remind voters that the Conservative Party is the party that eliminated the long gun registry and only a vote...

Conservative record on environment "abysmal" says Rota

Conservative record on environment "abysmal" says RotaLiberal candidate Anthony Rota says the record Jay Aspin and the Conservative party on environmental issues is abysmal. "Nationally...

Aspin says new trade deal good for Canada

Jay Aspin, Conservative candidate for Nipissing-Timiskaming, applauded the successful conclusion of the Trans-Pacific Partnership negotiations today. The agreement has been reached almost 28 years to...

Rota, Dion focus on environment

“Locally, our Conservative Member of Parliament, Jay Aspin voted for removal of Trout Lake, Lake Temagami and the Mattawa River from the protection of the...

Rota accuses Aspin of being "top spender"

Rota accuses Aspin of being "top spender"In a news release, Rota says, "Documents released by the House of Commons this week show that Conservative candidate...

Some talk about the Long Gun Registry

POWASSA - Minister of State Candice Bergen was in Powassan today alongside Conservative Candidate Jay Aspin at the Rockcut Shooting Club, speaking to voters about...

First Nations voters mobilizing in Northern Ontario riding

The blue lawn signs of the incumbent member of Parliament, Conservative Jay Aspin, are less common than nuisance bears. Where one could find lots of...

Conservative candidate says development at the Ring of Fire would ...

Photo credit: Supplied by Jay Aspin. Conservative candidate Jay Aspin says there are 65 companies in Nipissing-Timiskaming in the mining services sector. This is why...

Voting obstacles "maddening"

The North Bay NuggetVoting obstacles "maddening" - chiefThe North Bay NuggetLast federal election Liberal candidate Anthony Rota lost his seat to Conservative Jay Aspin by...

Candidates grapple during Chamber debate

Conservative incumbent Jay Aspin and Liberal candidate Anthony Rota clearly showed their dislike for each other. Rota showed displeasure when Aspin referred to him as...

Federal election 2015: North Bay riding debate gets tempers flaring

Four years after running neck-and-neck in the 2011 election, Liberal Anthony Rota and Conservative Jay Aspin are back at each other's throats. They focused on...

How Trudeau and Mulcair may hand victory to Harper

For example, in the riding of Nipissing-Timiskaming in Ontario, Tory candidate Jay Aspin won four years ago by garnering 15,507 votes (or 36.7 percent) –...

Federal candidates square off

The riding's four federal hopefuls – Conservative Jay Aspin, Liberal Anthony Rota, NDP Kathleen Jodouin and Green Nicole Peltier – faced off during a question-and-answer...

Canadian Election Update: Liberals, NDP Agree to Develop Long ...

The story, which includes quotes from Peggy Nash and Conservative Jay Aspin, was syndicated across the country appearing online on CTV News, Global News, the...

All-Candidates debate at Nipissing University missing MP

The audience heard current economic times are not encouraging for students with almost 28% underemployed and with another 14% of students unemployed. Nipissing-Timiskaming Conservative MP...

Aspin skips riding's first debate

Nipissing-Timiskaming Conservative candidate Jay Aspin was a no-show at Thursday's election debate at Nipissing University. The Nugget sent an email to Aspin's press secretary following...

Election Update: Liberals, NDP commit to Long-Term Space Plan ...

The story, which includes quotes from Peggy Nash and Conservative Jay Aspin, was syndicated across the country appearing online on CTV News, Global News, the...

Aspin unveils plan

Nipissing-Timiskaming Conservative candidate Jay Aspin officially opened his campaign office Saturday at 731 Main St. E. Aspin was joined by 30 supporters including Nipissing MPP...

Canada Needs A Long-Term Space Plan: Garneau, Nash

The Province"The Canadian Space Agency and Canada's space program has definitely taken a back seat since the Conservative government has been in power," Marc Boucher,...

Retirees, and students to hold candidate's debate

Only Conservative candidate Jay Aspin has yet to confirm. The debate will focus on student and senior issues. Byblow told BayToday that after one moderator...

Aspin not welcome in parade

Federal Conservative candidate Jay Aspin was asked by organizers to leave the Labour Day parade before festivities kicked off Monday morning. Every year union members...

Fifty-two vulnerable ridings from 2011 starting point for parties to target ...

(subscription) (subscription)The riding of Nipissing-Timiskaming, where Conservative incumbent Jay Aspin won in 2011 by 14 votes, has seen a lot of action, as has...

Harper not shy touting mining credit, Jay Aspin

The Conservative leader, accompanied by Nipissing-Timiskaming Conservative candidate Jay Aspin, spoke at Premier Mining on Kirkpatrick Street following a brief private tour of the operation.

Keep Canada Post alive – president

Nipissing-Timiskaming candidates Anthony Rota of the Liberals and Kathleen Jodouin of the NDP presented their party stands on the future of Canada Post. Conservative Jay...

Harper pledges enhanced tax credit for northern mining projects

Conservative Jay Aspin beat incumbent Liberal Anthony Rota by only 18 votes in 2011, the smallest margin in the country. Rota is running a rematch.