canadian politics

Conservative leadership candidates to meet face-to-face in Edmonton for next debate

Conservative leadership candidates to meet face-to-face in Edmonton for next debate

 

The National Microbiology Laboratory in Winnipeg is shown in a Tuesday, May 19, 2009 photo. THE CANADIAN PRESS/John Woods

Liberals plan committee to review secret lab documents — with or without Tories

Liberals plan committee to review secret lab documents — with or without Tories

 

A U.S. F-35 fighter jet flies over the Eifel Mountains near Spangdahlem, Germany, Wednesday, Feb. 23, 2022. The Liberal government is expected to announce this afternoon that it will enter into final negotiations on purchasing the F-35. (Harald Tittel/dpa via AP)

Liberals launch negotiations to buy F-35 fighter jets

Decision doesn’t mean purchase of the U.S.-built stealth fighter a done deal

 

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau stands in front of his newly sworn in federal cabinet during a news conference in Ottawa, on October 26, 2021. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Justin Tang

PM sets more inclusive, fair Canada as priority in mandate letters for ministers

PM sets more inclusive, fair Canada as priority in mandate letters for ministers

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau stands in front of his newly sworn in federal cabinet during a news conference in Ottawa, on October 26, 2021. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Justin Tang
A House of Commons message board welcomes newly elected members of Parliament in Ottawa on Monday, Sept. 27, 2021. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Sean Kilpatrick

Rookie MPs start orientation amid uncertainty over Parliament’s future

Rookie MPs start orientation amid uncertainty over Parliament’s future

A House of Commons message board welcomes newly elected members of Parliament in Ottawa on Monday, Sept. 27, 2021. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Sean Kilpatrick
Ballot rankings, geography, are key factors in Conservative leadership vote

Ballot rankings, geography, are key factors in Conservative leadership vote

Ballot rankings, geography, are key factors in Conservative leadership vote

Ballot rankings, geography, are key factors in Conservative leadership vote
High unemployment, $343B deficit projected in Liberals’ fiscal snapshot

High unemployment, $343B deficit projected in Liberals’ fiscal snapshot

Slow economic growth forecast until at least the end of 2021

  • Jul 8, 2020
High unemployment, $343B deficit projected in Liberals’ fiscal snapshot
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, right, is seen with WE co-founders, Craig and Marc Kielburger.

WE group to stop running federal volunteer program, return funds already paid

OTTAWA — The WE organization won’t manage the federal government’s $900-million program…

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, right, is seen with WE co-founders, Craig and Marc Kielburger.
Greens likely to hold virtual leadership convention due to pandemic: May

Greens likely to hold virtual leadership convention due to pandemic: May

Greens likely to hold virtual leadership convention due to pandemic: May

Greens likely to hold virtual leadership convention due to pandemic: May
Court gives Conservative leadership candidate crack at entering race

Court gives Conservative leadership candidate crack at entering race

Court gives Conservative leadership candidate crack at entering race

Court gives Conservative leadership candidate crack at entering race
Next Conservative leader will get a party ready to win, says Scheer

Next Conservative leader will get a party ready to win, says Scheer

Next Conservative leader will get a party ready to win, says Scheer

Next Conservative leader will get a party ready to win, says Scheer
Judge greenlights lawsuit by disqualified Conservative leadership candidate

Judge greenlights lawsuit by disqualified Conservative leadership candidate

Judge greenlights lawsuit by disqualified Conservative leadership candidate

Judge greenlights lawsuit by disqualified Conservative leadership candidate
Peter MacKay says he regrets how ‘stinking albatross’ comment was viewed

Peter MacKay says he regrets how ‘stinking albatross’ comment was viewed

REGINA — Federal Conservative leadership candidate Peter MacKay says he regrets how…

Peter MacKay says he regrets how ‘stinking albatross’ comment was viewed
Jason Kenney endorses Erin O’Toole for leadership of Conservative party

Jason Kenney endorses Erin O’Toole for leadership of Conservative party

OTTAWA — Alberta Premier Jason Kenney, king among leaders of the conservative…

Jason Kenney endorses Erin O’Toole for leadership of Conservative party

MacKay in the lead but nearly half of Tories undecided on leadership: poll

OTTAWA — A high number of undecided voters in the ongoing Conservative…

Names in the mix: a list of potential Conservative leadership contenders

OTTAWA — The Conservative leadership race is underway and the deadline to…

Scheer seeks common ground, Moe leaves disappointed after meetings with Trudeau

Scheer seeks common ground, Moe leaves disappointed after meetings with Trudeau

OTTAWA — Conservative Leader Andrew Scheer and Saskatchewan Premier Scott Moe’s back-to-back…

Scheer seeks common ground, Moe leaves disappointed after meetings with Trudeau

Bittersweet Conservative post-election gathering set for Ottawa Wednesday

OTTAWA — Conservative Leader Andrew Scheer knows more Latin than most. And…

Ousted candidate says Liberals knew about social media posts well before sacking him

Ousted candidate says Liberals knew about social media posts well before sacking him

MONTREAL — A federal Liberal candidate blocked from running in a Montreal…

Ousted candidate says Liberals knew about social media posts well before sacking him
Liberals nominate well-known anti-pipeline activist to take Montreal NDP seat

Liberals nominate well-known anti-pipeline activist to take Montreal NDP seat

MONTREAL — Within a few minutes of Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s speech…

Liberals nominate well-known anti-pipeline activist to take Montreal NDP seat