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Alberta Premier Jason Kenny and government house leader Jason Nixon chat before the speech from the throne delivered in Edmonton, Alta., on Tuesday, May 21, 2019. Alberta politicians are to return to the legislature Tuesday with a plan to discuss up to 20 new bills — many of which are focused on the province's economic recovery. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jason Franson

Alberta legislature to resume Tuesday; focus to be on economic recovery

Alberta legislature to resume Tuesday; focus to be on economic recovery

Alberta Premier Jason Kenny and government house leader Jason Nixon chat before the speech from the throne delivered in Edmonton, Alta., on Tuesday, May 21, 2019. Alberta politicians are to return to the legislature Tuesday with a plan to discuss up to 20 new bills — many of which are focused on the province's economic recovery. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jason Franson
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and his wife Sophie Grégoire Trudeau appear at the WE Day celebrations in Ottawa, Tuesday, Nov. 10, 2015. WE Charity covered nearly $24,000 in expenses for Sophie Grégoire Trudeau's attendance at eight events over eight years. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Adrian Wyld

Tories to force debate on anticorruption committee as Liberals warn of consequences

Tories to force debate on anticorruption committee as Liberals warn of consequences

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and his wife Sophie Grégoire Trudeau appear at the WE Day celebrations in Ottawa, Tuesday, Nov. 10, 2015. WE Charity covered nearly $24,000 in expenses for Sophie Grégoire Trudeau's attendance at eight events over eight years. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Adrian Wyld
A composite image from two photographs show Saskatchewan NDP Leader Ryan Meili, left, in Regina on Monday, June 15, 2020, and Saskatchewan Party Leader Scott Moe in Regina on Tuesday, Sept. 29, 2020. Leaders of Saskatchewan's two main political parties will meet Wednesday to face off in a televised election debate. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Staff

Party leaders in Saskatchewan square off in televised leaders debate

Party leaders in Saskatchewan square off in televised leaders debate

A composite image from two photographs show Saskatchewan NDP Leader Ryan Meili, left, in Regina on Monday, June 15, 2020, and Saskatchewan Party Leader Scott Moe in Regina on Tuesday, Sept. 29, 2020. Leaders of Saskatchewan's two main political parties will meet Wednesday to face off in a televised election debate. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Staff
President Donald Trump tosses face masks into the crowd as he arrives for a campaign rally at Orlando Sanford International Airport, Monday, Oct. 12, 2020, in Sanford, Fla. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)

Trump, Biden zero in on swing states that are key to victory

Trump, Biden zero in on swing states that are key to victory

President Donald Trump tosses face masks into the crowd as he arrives for a campaign rally at Orlando Sanford International Airport, Monday, Oct. 12, 2020, in Sanford, Fla. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
Byelections called now because future risks from COVID-19 could be worse: Trudeau

Byelections called now because future risks from COVID-19 could be worse: Trudeau

Byelections called now because future risks from COVID-19 could be worse: Trudeau

Byelections called now because future risks from COVID-19 could be worse: Trudeau
Pence-Harris debate to unfold as Trump recovers from virus

Pence-Harris debate to unfold as Trump recovers from virus

Pence-Harris debate to unfold as Trump recovers from virus

Pence-Harris debate to unfold as Trump recovers from virus
Missing ballots, donations, last-minute rule changes undermine Green race: candidates

Missing ballots, donations, last-minute rule changes undermine Green race: candidates

Missing ballots, donations, last-minute rule changes undermine Green race: candidates

Missing ballots, donations, last-minute rule changes undermine Green race: candidates
President Donald Trump and Democratic presidential candidate former Vice President Joe Biden participate in the first presidential debate Tuesday, Sept. 29, 2020, at Case Western University and Cleveland Clinic, in Cleveland. (Olivier Douliery/Pool vi AP)

U.S. Presidential Debate Takeaways: An acrid tone from the opening minute

Here are key takeaways from the first of three scheduled presidential debates before Election Day on Nov. 3

President Donald Trump and Democratic presidential candidate former Vice President Joe Biden participate in the first presidential debate Tuesday, Sept. 29, 2020, at Case Western University and Cleveland Clinic, in Cleveland. (Olivier Douliery/Pool vi AP)
Face-to-face anger: Trump, Biden lash, interrupt each other

Face-to-face anger: Trump, Biden lash, interrupt each other

Face-to-face anger: Trump, Biden lash, interrupt each other

Face-to-face anger: Trump, Biden lash, interrupt each other
Liberals reach deal with NDP on COVID-19 aid bill, likely averting election

Liberals reach deal with NDP on COVID-19 aid bill, likely averting election

Liberals reach deal with NDP on COVID-19 aid bill, likely averting election

Liberals reach deal with NDP on COVID-19 aid bill, likely averting election
Alberta Premier Jason Kenney says throne speech spectacularly missed the mark

Alberta Premier Jason Kenney says throne speech spectacularly missed the mark

Alberta Premier Jason Kenney says throne speech spectacularly missed the mark

Alberta Premier Jason Kenney says throne speech spectacularly missed the mark
Trudeau starts consultations with opposition leaders on next week’s throne speech

Trudeau starts consultations with opposition leaders on next week’s throne speech

Trudeau starts consultations with opposition leaders on next week’s throne speech

Trudeau starts consultations with opposition leaders on next week’s throne speech

Biden says he trusts vaccines and scientists, not Trump

Biden says he trusts vaccines and scientists, not Trump

Trudeau says he doesn’t want an election but country will ‘figure it out’ if need be

Trudeau says he doesn’t want an election but country will ‘figure it out’ if need be

Trudeau says he doesn’t want an election but country will ‘figure it out’ if need be

Trudeau says he doesn’t want an election but country will ‘figure it out’ if need be
Progressive Conservatives win majority in New Brunswick election race

Progressive Conservatives win majority in New Brunswick election race

Progressive Conservatives win majority in New Brunswick election race

Progressive Conservatives win majority in New Brunswick election race
Trudeau cabinet meets to discuss rebuilding amid rising number of COVID-19 cases

Trudeau cabinet meets to discuss rebuilding amid rising number of COVID-19 cases

Trudeau cabinet meets to discuss rebuilding amid rising number of COVID-19 cases

Trudeau cabinet meets to discuss rebuilding amid rising number of COVID-19 cases
Learn the lessons of history, don’t ‘cancel’ them, new Tory leader O’Toole says

Learn the lessons of history, don’t ‘cancel’ them, new Tory leader O’Toole says

Learn the lessons of history, don’t ‘cancel’ them, new Tory leader O’Toole says

Learn the lessons of history, don’t ‘cancel’ them, new Tory leader O’Toole says

Derek Sloan says no regrets over failed bid for Conservative leadership

Derek Sloan says no regrets over failed bid for Conservative leadership

O’Toole nominates campaign fundraiser to be chair of Conservative Fund

O’Toole nominates campaign fundraiser to be chair of Conservative Fund

O’Toole nominates campaign fundraiser to be chair of Conservative Fund

O’Toole nominates campaign fundraiser to be chair of Conservative Fund
Biden slams Trump over alleged comments mocking US war dead

Biden slams Trump over alleged comments mocking US war dead

Biden slams Trump over alleged comments mocking US war dead

Biden slams Trump over alleged comments mocking US war dead