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UCP MLAs to campaign for Andrew Scheer, federal Conservatives outside Alberta

Published: 2019-09-12T02:03:45Z 

According to several press secretaries within the Alberta government, ... According to political watchers, the move is unprecedented in Canadian ...

How will Alberta vote? Political analysts forecast the federal election

Published: 2019-09-12T00:45:00Z 

Political analysts forecast the federal election ... enough about what's best, not just for Alberta's oil industry but for the future of Canada economically.".

Trudeau, Scheer and the blessings of small differences

Published: 2019-09-12T00:33:45Z 

... feeling among some Canadians, and a few of our colleagues in the news media, ... Yes, Canada is fortunate that our politics, although marked by highly ... Canadian politics is still playing out, for now, in gaps measured in feet and ...

The election may be about the economy, but don't tell business

Published: 2019-09-11T22:30:00Z 

(As always, small businesses have a special place in the heart of every campaigning politician, and don't let the Canadian Federation of Independent ...

Canada Election 2019: Who is Andrew Scheer?

Published: 2019-09-11T22:18:45Z 

It was one of those throwaway polls meant to lubricate the news machine for the upcoming ... Scheer has built a political career on being innocuous.

Canada election: 5 economic issues to watch for this campaign

Published: 2019-09-11T20:03:45Z 

Liberal Party Leader Justin Trudeau officially launched his bid for re-election Wednesday in a campaign that will focus on his government's record ...

Bryan Adams' songwriter crafts custom Conservative campaign rock song

Published: 2019-09-11T18:25:11Z 

The Conservative Party of Canada has a new song, and party leader ... The song was written by Canadian singer Bryan Adams' longtime co-writer, Jim ... Scheer's spokesperson, Simon Jefferies, told Global News in a statement. Rally music can become a contentious issue during political campaigns.

Calgary group urges women to talk politics : 'We want them to feel they have a safe platform'

Published: 2019-09-11T18:22:30Z 

The non-profit organization, called Canada Powered by Women, registered as a third-party advertiser with Elections Canada last month and has ...

Trudeau calls election, neglects to mention Indigenous peoples in campaign speech

Published: 2019-09-11T17:43:41Z 

In his speech the prime minister appealed to middle class Canadians, single ... The Trudeau government also failed on a key 2015 election promise to ... On Wednesday the Globe and Mail broke news that Ottawa is blocking the ...

TERRY GLAVIN: Canadians need a leaders' debate on foreign policy – and Trudeau shouldn't duck it

Published: 2019-09-11T17:26:15Z 

In fact, Canadians could use more than one such debate. You can't hive off a government's global actions from concerns about the environment, the ...

Will Russia be meddling in our election as a ploy to acquire the arctic?

Published: 2019-09-11T17:15:00Z 

... Canada's election begins and the political landscape becomes even more divisive. ... This is because saying that all Russian news is a lie is false.

Atlantic grids, forestry, coastlines need rethink in era of intense storms: experts

Published: 2019-09-11T17:03:45Z 

HALIFAX — In an era when storms with hurricane-force winds are expected to keep battering Atlantic Canada, experts say the region should make ...

"Eye on Everything, Ear to the Ground" - CPAC reveals its election campaign programming

Published: 2019-09-11T16:52:30Z 

Because CPAC is mandated to focus exclusively on politics and public affairs, people across the country will be able to count on election ... Canadians want to know, and they want to know right away. ... The latest major news.

Jagmeet Singh looks to defy the odds again on the campaign trail

Published: 2019-09-11T16:30:00Z 

... the first non-Caucasian to lead a Canadian political party — a historic achievement, sure, but one he quickly ascribes to those who came before him.

Five issues the parties are ready to fight over as campaign begins

Published: 2019-09-11T16:30:00Z 

Closely related to environment policy are the cost of living and what the government should be doing to help Canadians who feel they can't make ...

Maxime Bernier to face off against Maxime Bernier in Quebec riding

Published: 2019-09-11T16:07:30Z 

The satirical political party's platform includes such promises as making "sorry" the new official motto of Canada, privatizing the Senate and ...

Maxime Bernier to face off against Maxime Bernier in Quebec riding

Published: 2019-09-11T16:07:30Z 

MONTREAL — People's Party of Canada Leader Maxime Bernier will be ... The satirical political party's platform includes such promises as making ...

Everything you need to know about the 2019 federal election

Published: 2019-09-11T15:21:50Z 

And what will CTV News be offering to keep you on top of the national election ... Canadian citizens who are 18 years of age or older can vote, so long as ... If you have a driver's license or other government ID that has your photo, ...

2019 Federal Election: Top 5 issues most important to Canadians

Published: 2019-09-11T15:15:59Z 

IPSOS' Darrell Bricker discusses the top 5 issues, including climate change, that Canadians consider to be the most important heading into this ...

Greens shooting for official party status as party kicks off campaign

Published: 2019-09-11T15:00:55Z 

"A lot can happen over the course of the campaign," Jonathan Dickie told CBC News. "But we've never been this strongly positioned going into a ...