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Scheer, Singh and May attend first federal election debate tonight without Justin Trudeau

Published: 2019-09-12T23:11:08Z 

"[Canadians] expect that the prime minister should be able to stand up and respond to questions, hold up and defend his record," Singh told reporters.

Questions Canadians have been googling about the candidates (and some answers)

Published: 2019-09-12T22:30:00Z 

On Thursday the search giant released a list of the some of the top-searched questions from Canadians about the political leaders and their parties ...

Trudeau accused of ducking record after opting out of first election debate

Published: 2019-09-12T21:16:30Z 

Prior to making the jump into politics, she served as the assistant director of faith-based group MY Canada, which opposes abortion. A video of her ...

Read the full text of Jason Kenney's response to Amnesty's criticism of his 'fight back' strategy

Published: 2019-09-12T20:55:55Z 

The head of Amnesty's Canadian branch warned that the premier's efforts have ... Our government won the largest democratic mandate in Alberta history in part .... How you can twist this good news story into a threat to human rights ...

Canadian realtors push for eased mortgage rules ahead of election

Published: 2019-09-12T20:37:30Z 

With the federal election set for Oct. 21, the boards and associations have urged federal political parties to commit to revise the mortgage stress test ...

Why Justin Trudeau can't afford to write off Alberta

Published: 2019-09-12T20:23:31Z 

In Trudeau's own estimation, his father's political legacy cast its largest and ... All roads to a low-carbon future in Canada go through oil country.

Canadian film company alleges interference by Ottawa after CMF pulls funding on Huawei ...

Published: 2019-09-12T18:22:30Z 

A Canadian film company is accusing the federal government of interference ... According to New Realm, widely disseminated news of Mr. Bannon's ...

A look at the reality of running an election campaign — as homework

Published: 2019-09-12T16:52:30Z 

As the election kicks off in Canada, students at the University of Windsor are ... The course is called Elections and political parties and while it's been ...

Canadians are politically polarized, but social media likely not culprit: study

Published: 2019-09-12T15:11:15Z 

Researchers found evidence that Canadians are "affectively polarized" ... Most Canadians still engage broadly with mainstream news sources, the ...

The Canadian Real Estate Association launches its Election 2019 REALTOR® Resource Hub

Published: 2019-09-12T15:11:15Z 

REALTORS® know that all real estate is local, and during this campaign we want to have a conversation about how politicians can help Canadians ...

Conservative fundraising lead in Sask. indicates 'strong appetite' for change in Ottawa: U of S prof

Published: 2019-09-12T15:00:00Z 

Political contributions data submitted to Elections Canada indicates four Canadian political parties received more than $830,000 in donations during ...

Canadian adventure, Indigenous cultures feature in Beech Street Books fall line-up

Published: 2019-09-12T15:00:00Z 

Titles are written by a diverse group of Canadian authors and content consultants, including Indigenous peoples and academic experts ... NEWS RELEASE ... Be Safe, Explorers of Canada, and Understanding Canadian Government ...

CMA sending notice to federal political parties: Health is the ballot box issue in 2019

Published: 2019-09-12T13:52:30Z 

OTTAWA, Sept. 12, 2019 /CNW/ - With mounting evidence that the health care system is failing Canadians, the Canadian Medical Association (CMA) ...

Here are the party leaders' public schedules, all in eastern time (ET):

Published: 2019-09-12T12:53:29Z 

11 a.m.: Makes an announcement and holds a media availability in Victoria. 7:30 p.m.: Delivers remarks at a campaign rally in Edmonton.

EDITORIAL: How to stay sane during the election campaign, Squamish

Published: 2019-09-12T12:46:15Z 

Voting should be an opportunity for Canadians to discuss public policy and ideas ... But Canada is not like the U.S. While we are far from perfect and are ... When viewing political advertising, news articles, Facebook posts and other ...

8 Canadian cities join forces to promote business priorities to federal election candidates

Published: 2019-09-12T12:00:00Z 

The Canadian Global Cities Council released the first of four "policy ... community is saying are tremendous challenges," Riopel told Global News.

Leading advertising associations promote transparency for political ads in wake of federal election

Published: 2019-09-12T12:00:00Z 

TORONTO, Sept. 12, 2019 /CNW/ - Leading Canadian advertising associations have developed a platform to make it easy for political advertisers to ...

Feds to study using electricity to 'reduce or eliminate' fossil fuels

Published: 2019-09-12T12:00:00Z 

The federal government wants to spend up to $300,000 on a study aimed at understanding whether existing electrical technologies can "reduce or ...

Election 2019 cheat sheet: the last four years in Canadian politics

Published: 2019-09-12T10:07:30Z 

The Canadian political landscape looks vastly different from the promises of sunny ways that brought Trudeau to power. Here is a cheat sheet for the ...

Northerners need to hold Trudeau accountable for his promises, professor says

Published: 2019-09-12T09:00:00Z 

The campaign is officially on. And for the next 39 days, federal politicians of all stripes will be criss-crossing their ridings in the northeast, pounding in ...