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Evening Brief: Liberals block probe into claims government pressured ex-envoys

Published: 2019-07-30T21:45:00Z 

He suggested the opposition was trying to score political points. ... A new Mainstreet poll suggests six in 10 Canadians want the government to take ... Why Andrew Scheer's climate plan won't hit Canada's Paris targets (CBC News).

Liberals and Conservatives neck-and-neck nationally, poll says

Published: 2019-07-30T20:54:29Z 

OTTAWA—The federal Liberals and Conservatives are running at a statistical tie nationally with less than three months to go before the national ...

Ontario and Quebec argued against federal plan to reduce drug prices, documents show

Published: 2019-07-30T19:53:48Z 

Canada's two most populous provinces, Ontario and Quebec, have privately expressed concerns with a federal government plan to slash the price of ...

Liberals defend outreach to ex-China diplomats, reject opposition call for study

Published: 2019-07-30T18:56:15Z 

Former Canadian Ambassador to China David Mulroney. ... CTV News spoke with Saint-Jaques and he said that he did not feel threatened in any ... "The responsibility we have is far greater than to score political points and I am very ...

Sask. People's Party of Canada candidate slammed over call for more 'hate speech'

Published: 2019-07-30T18:45:00Z 

A Saskatchewan People's Party of Canada (PPC) candidate is defending ... by Maxime Bernier's People's Party of Canada since the political party's launch in ... In an interview with CBC News on uesday, Payant, said he stood by his ...

Calls to former diplomats were not meant as pressure, Liberal MPs insist

Published: 2019-07-30T17:53:52Z 

5, 2017, photo shows flags of Canada and China prior to a meeting of ... Liberals called on Canadians to rise above politics in order to secure the ...

Exclusive: Two powerful Canadian provinces argued against federal drug price crackdown

Published: 2019-07-30T17:18:39Z 

The Canadian government has said it plans to soon publish a final version of new regulations aimed at cutting patented drug prices that are among ...

Liberals reject bid to study reports of pressure on former diplomats over China

Published: 2019-07-30T15:32:14Z 

"I think there are times … in politics, in public policy, in our Canadian shared life that we let some of that go and we actually think primarily, as the ...

Liberals vote against investigating claims that government pressured ex-diplomats over China

Published: 2019-07-30T13:11:26Z 

Liberals vote against investigating claims that government pressured ... The Globe and Mail reported last week that former Canadian ambassador to ...

MPs return to Ottawa seeking study into claims government pressured ex-diplomats

Published: 2019-07-30T12:25:22Z 

The Globe and Mail reported last week that former Canadian ambassador to China David Mulroney said he had been instructed by an official with ...

Labelling wines made in West Bank settlements as product of Israel 'deceptive,' Canadian court rules

Published: 2019-07-29T23:37:30Z 

"Identifying settlement wines incorrectly as "Products of Israel" inhibits the ability of such individuals to express their political views through their ...

Justin Trudeau denies PMO pressured former diplomat over China statements

Published: 2019-07-29T20:26:15Z 

The Globe and Mail reported last week that former Canadian ambassador to ... the former diplomats over their comments on Canada's China policy.

Dresden woman is People's Party candidate

Published: 2019-07-29T20:22:43Z 

The PPC does things differently than the other mainstream Canadian political parties, Atkins said, noting the party's candidates are allowed to speak ...

Federal Court orders removal of 'Product of Israel' labels from West Bank wines

Published: 2019-07-29T19:46:49Z 

The Canadian government had taken the position that consumer-protection laws were not intended to provide information on sensitive geopolitical ...