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SNC-Lavalin report puts new focus on activities of retired Supreme Court of Canada judges

Published: 2019-08-16T00:00:00Z 

OTTAWA — Ethics Commissioner Mario Dion's report on the SNC-Lavalin affair didn't just shed light on how political staff operated behind the scenes.

Canadians deserve apology from Trudeau over SNC-Lavalin affair: former ministers

Published: 2019-08-15T22:52:30Z 

A timeline of key events in the SNC-Lavalin political controversy ... Foreign Affairs Minister Chrystia Freeland, who held a news conference Thursday ...

Canadian expats consider leaving Hong Kong amid political turmoil, safety concerns

Published: 2019-08-15T22:07:30Z 

The Canadian government updated its advisory about travel to Hong Kong earlier ... Chan, who lives in Hong Kong with his family, told CBC News Network. ... Demonstrations started last spring when Hong Kong's government put ...

Evening Brief: Fallout of a scathing report

Published: 2019-08-15T21:46:50Z 

A day later, the Trudeau government was dealing with the fallout of Dion's ... CBC News reports that Trudeau remained dogged today that he doesn't need to ... "I'm not going to apologize for standing up for Canadians' jobs because ...

'So unnecessary': Trudeau should say he's sorry for violating ethics law, says Philpott

Published: 2019-08-15T21:22:30Z 

"I really hope that something good comes from this, that it does shake up the system and raise Canadians' expectations of politicians to hold ...

'So unnecessary': Trudeau should say he's sorry for violating ethics law, says Philpott

Published: 2019-08-15T21:22:30Z 

Foreign Affairs Minister Chrystia Freeland, who held a news conference ... "Canadians care about being able to trust that politicians speak the truth ...

IBC Applauds Federal Government's Investment in Flood Mitigation in Fredericton

Published: 2019-08-15T21:11:15Z 

15, 2019 /CNW/ - Insurance Bureau of Canada (IBC) commends the federal government for providing new funding to help protect Fredericton and the ...

Is 'ass' too crass? Opinions in Manitoba's political class are at an impasse

Published: 2019-08-15T20:03:45Z 

Christopher Adams, adjunct professor of political studies at the University of Manitoba, said attack ads are ... Steve Lambert, The Canadian Press.

Health experts ask federal leaders to commit to pharmacare

Published: 2019-08-15T19:41:15Z 

OTTAWA — More than 1,200 Canadian health care and public policy experts have signed an open letter to all federal party leaders calling on each of ...

'I would've liked, as a Canadian , to have heard an apology': Jody Wilson-Raybould on Trudeau ...

Published: 2019-08-15T17:15:00Z 

'Canadians expect their politicians to make decisions based on integrity,' former ... In a scathing report Wednesday, Canada's ethics watchdog concluded ... and that's what I will always do,'' the prime minister said during a brief news ...

This is why Trudeau isn't being punished for his ethics violation

Published: 2019-08-15T16:51:16Z 

A political bombshell was dropped Wednesday when the ethics ... As the news broke many Canadians were surprised to learn that despite the ...

How political protests in Hong Kong are fracturing families in Canada

Published: 2019-08-15T14:26:15Z 

Sora Chan's mornings follow a similar routine, predominantly filled with Chan hunched over her laptop, scrolling through Facebook and Hong Kong ...

Trudeau should apologize for violation of ethics code: Philpott

Published: 2019-08-15T14:03:45Z 

OTTAWA - Former Liberal cabinet minister turned Independent MP Jane Philpott says the people of Canada still "deserve an apology" from Prime ...

Canada largely successful in managing economic immigration: OECD study

Published: 2019-08-15T13:07:30Z 

OTTAWA — A glowing international review of Canada's economic ... as the fact that the screening policy leaves room for political tinkering and that too ...

Trudeau guilty, again

Published: 2019-08-15T12:56:15Z 

Canadian political history was made as Prime Minister Justin Trudeau was ... Later, during a March 7, 2019 news conference, Mr. Trudeau stated:.

The rise and fall of Justin Trudeau's political honeymoon

Published: 2019-08-15T10:30:00Z 

In mid-September 2015, several prominent Canadian polling firms like Nanos, Forum Research, Ipsos and EKOS were all measuring a tight three-way ...

Is Trudeau in for another hit in the polls because of the SNC-Lavalin ethics report?

Published: 2019-08-15T08:01:04Z 

With little more than two months to go before Canadians head to the polls, the Liberals might have thought the SNC-Lavalin affair was behind them.

The Pollcast: Manitoba goes to the polls

Published: 2019-08-15T08:00:38Z 

Manitobans will be heading to the polls twice this year, with PC Leader Brian Pallister pulling the plug early on his majority government and calling an ...

John Ivison: PM's defence to ethics czar reveals his nasty political side

Published: 2019-08-15T00:38:54Z 

John Ivison: PM's defence to ethics czar reveals his nasty political side .... In two months, Canadians will be asked to vote for someone they feel they ...

Who is Mario Dion, the ethics watchdog who found Trudeau broke conflict-of-interest rules in SNC ...

Published: 2019-08-14T23:48:45Z 

Dion's nomination by the Liberal government received a mixed response ... He has worked for Corrections Canada, the justice department and the ...