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Putting the R-word in politics : How religion has become the sleeper issue of the 2019 election

Published: 2019-09-14T01:54:39Z 

But she apologized "because politicians in Canada should not put their religion on their sleeve, and I gave you my quick, honest answer. I didn't ...

Putting the R-word in politics : How religion has become the sleeper issue of the 2019 election

Published: 2019-09-14T01:52:30Z 

In the controversial context of an election, the best thing to say about religion is nothing, but nicely. So the present campaign is unusual for Canada.

Canadian academics, scientists fight back against online election disinformation

Published: 2019-09-13T23:48:45Z 

The tactics have included fake online news articles, doctored photos and audio ... "The Canadian government has started to put together a focus on ...

Analysis: A Scheer victory does not guarantee carbon tax repeal

Published: 2019-09-13T23:48:15Z 

WATCH: In a Conservative led minority government, Andrew Scheer would likely face major roadblocks if he attempted to repeal the carbon tax.

Why playing politics with housing market is a dangerous game

Published: 2019-09-13T22:07:30Z 

After taking a few months to get a feel for the place, one of the first things Evan Siddall did as president of Canada Mortgage and Housing Corp. was ...

Ex-OPP officer suing Doug Ford's government for wrongful dismissal

Published: 2019-09-13T22:07:30Z 

THE CANADIAN PRESS/Chris Young ... largest service from improper political interference I was fired," he said Friday in a news conference.

BCBusiness Report Card: Empty podiums and rough restaurants

Published: 2019-09-13T21:56:15Z 

Hey, some good news for Trudeau (kinda)! According to a UVic study, financial ... "Money is rarely far from the centre of a Canadian political scandal.".

These six ridings – once led by high profile MPs – will get a major shakeup this fall

Published: 2019-09-13T21:24:43Z 

OTTAWA -- A few key electoral districts will consume the attention of policy ... Each hold the ghosts of politicians' past, most of whom made a splash ... afterthought when Canadians reflect back on Brison's decorated career. .... CTV's Truth Tracker Richard Madan appears on CTV National News on ...

New rules mean Canadian expats could play a bigger role in this election

Published: 2019-09-13T21:11:15Z 

Last year, the Liberal government passed electoral reform legislation that scrapped the five-year cap, and the Supreme Court of Canada later ruled in ...

TOWHEY: Who will protect Canada from foreign spies?

Published: 2019-09-13T21:11:15Z 

The news Friday that a senior member of the RCMP was arrested on ... Too often, government ministers have downplayed the idea that Canada is ...

$11K spent by Liberals is first recorded in new Twitter political ad library

Published: 2019-09-13T20:48:45Z 

OTTAWA — An Liberal ad campaign worth over $11,000 is the first purchase recorded in Twitter's new transparency centre for Canadian political ads.

Jagmeet Singh Says NDP Will Raise Taxes On Canada's Wealthiest

Published: 2019-09-13T20:37:30Z 

"A lot of these political arguments about Canadian wireless are old news or outright misconceptions," said association president Robert Ghiz in a ...

Three open ridings an opportunity for candidates, experts say

Published: 2019-09-13T20:26:15Z 

Though Bernier's party is a wild card, the comparison to the Canadian Alliance or Reform parties doesn't quite work, said Fanshawe College political ...

NDP promises tax hikes on corporations, wealthy to tackle inequality

Published: 2019-09-13T20:03:45Z 

"A lot of these political arguments about Canadian wireless are old news or outright misconceptions," said association president Robert Ghiz in a ...

Trump calls for ban on flavoured e-cigarettes — what is Canada's stance on vaping?

Published: 2019-09-13T20:03:45Z 

Canada's political party leaders were not nearly as blunt on the subject. ... worked in the past," Green Party Leader Elizabeth May told Global News.

Canada's foreign policy - Which candidate in the federal election will actively engage against ...

Published: 2019-09-13T19:41:15Z 

OTTAWA, Sept. 16, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - On the eve of the federal election, Humanity & Inclusion Canada is mobilizing the Canadian public to call on ...

The Sprout: Canada alleges China is blocking information requests in WTO challenge on canola

Published: 2019-09-13T18:56:15Z 

Here's today's agriculture news. ... on the process to restore full market access for Canadian canola seed," the Canadian government said in a Sept.

If the US Jumped Off a Cliff, Would Canada Do the Same?

Published: 2019-09-13T18:22:30Z 

CAC Calls on Party Leaders to Protect Harm Reduction Options for Consumers. VANCOUVER, Sept. 13, 2019 /CNW/ - The Consumers' Association of ...

Meet your 2019 federal election candidates

Published: 2019-09-13T18:15:34Z 

Conservative Party of Canada candidates. Harold Albrecht – Kitchener—Conestoga. Incumbent; former dental surgeon, pastor. Caucuses: Auto ...

'Extremely alarming': RCMP charge head of intelligence unit with allegedly leaking government ...

Published: 2019-09-13T18:10:29Z 

Late Friday, Global News reported that the United States had tipped off Canadian authorities, sparking the investigation. Ortis' arrest, Global reported, ...