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CANADA : Feds 'leery' of reliability of data on gig economy, documents say

Published: 2019-09-10T00:56:15Z 

OTTAWA — A newly released government document shows that federal officials feel stymied by data roadblocks in their bid to help policymakers ...

What the rest of Canada should know about the Manitoba election

Published: 2019-09-09T23:15:00Z 

Get full coverage of the Manitoba provincial election from CTV News ... Most of the NDP MLAs from that era are long gone from the political scene; only ...

Want to know which political parties are targeting you on Facebook?

Published: 2019-09-09T21:45:00Z 

It's a very good movie for Canadians to watch as we're about to head into an ... It may not be news that social media can be used for nefarious political ...

'Friends of Science' thanks Elections Canada for warning on climate-change talk

Published: 2019-09-09T21:22:30Z 

"Thank you to Elections Canada for recognizing that climate change has become a political issue," Friends of Science wrote in a letter to Stephane ...

Use of fake social media bots in Alberta election coming in federal vote: experts

Published: 2019-09-09T21:11:15Z 

On Friday, Global Affairs Canada released a report from the Rapid ... The report suggests that Canadian political actors are picking up some nasty ...

Editorial: Political debate hyperbole is mostly hot air

Published: 2019-09-09T18:33:45Z 

The point is that political debates in Canada are, well, political. ... CTV News, Torstar media properties, HuffPost Canada, HuffPost Quebec, La Presse, ...

'Friends of Science' thanks Elections Canada for warning on climate-change talk

Published: 2019-09-09T18:30:33Z 

"Thank you to Elections Canada for recognizing that climate change has become a political issue," Friends of Science wrote in a letter to Stephane ...

Liberals pledge more than $2.4 billion last week, before expected writ drop

Published: 2019-09-09T17:26:15Z 

The Trudeau government announced more than $2.4 billion dollars in ... as Canadians awaited the writ drop that officially launches the fall campaigns. ... News analysis recently determined that the federal government made 330 ...

Everything you need to know about the 2019 federal leaders' debate

Published: 2019-09-09T16:07:30Z 

The 2019 official debates are produced by the Canadian Debate Production ... Partnership, and have deep experience in news or politics coverage.

How to watch the federal leaders' debates — and (maybe) get your question asked

Published: 2019-09-09T15:56:15Z 

The group is comprised of CBC News, Radio-Canada, CTV News, Global News, Toronto Star and the Torstar chain, HuffPost Canada and HuffPost ... also hope to reprise their 2015 showdown focused on foreign policy on Oct. 1.

COMMENTARY: There is deep angst in Canada ahead of this fall's election

Published: 2019-09-09T09:00:00Z 

Canadians are questioning the value and the very role of government, politicians and political parties in their lives and many politicians are going to ...

In the news today, Sept. 9

Published: 2019-09-09T08:15:00Z 

Post-tropical storm Dorian may have departed Atlantic Canada but the scars ... A newly released government document indicates federal officials feel ...

'Limited' data stalling Canadian policy -making on gig economy, documents show

Published: 2019-09-09T08:03:45Z 

A newly released government document shows that federal officials feel stymied by data roadblocks in their bid to help policymakers tackle a growing ...

Educators scramble to understand what removing 'public' will mean for Alberta school boards

Published: 2019-09-09T00:11:15Z 

One political scientist tells CBC News it may be too soon to understand the ramifications. "It could very well be a small administrative change to the ...

Will global politics be a factor in the 2019 election campaign?

Published: 2019-09-08T23:15:00Z 

"At this stage in the campaign, foreign policy and Canada's place on the world stage is not the issue that it was four years ago," says Shachi Kurl, ...

Will global politics be a factor in the 2019 election campaign?

Published: 2019-09-08T23:15:00Z 

Canada's own Global Affairs bureaucracy did not foresee the election of the ... Yet, foreign policy isn't usually seen as a vote-driver in Canada.