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Jagmeet Singh's 'baby fever' and the NDP photo op requested by a Conservative

Published: 2019-09-18T01:07:30Z 

WATCH: Conservative MPP tells Global News why she wanted her baby to ... she thinks there are enough cross-party moments in Canadian politics.

As China's anniversary events loom, Canadian leaders face dilemma: attend or not?

Published: 2019-09-17T23:26:15Z 

The events present a dilemma for Canadian political leaders: amidst an ongoing diplomatic row sparked by the arrest last December of Huawei ...

Green Party removes training videos that showed voters' personal information

Published: 2019-09-17T22:19:40Z 

In an interview, May told CTV News that she was "not at all deterred by this ... Elections Canada's voters lists, which it provides to registered political ...

Conservatives accuse Liberals of keeping Canadians in dark on cost of promises

Published: 2019-09-17T21:11:15Z 

Canada's budget watchdog has a mandate to cost out election promises, ... cost estimates for political parties' engagements," he said during a news ...

Residents in some parts of the GTA spend more than half their income on rent

Published: 2019-09-17T20:04:09Z 

The Canadian Rental Housing Index released numbers and an interactive map ... Non-Profit Housing Association, said in a news releaseissued on Tuesday. ... The online interactive tool aims to show both government leaders and ...

Truth Tracker: Are right-wing US Twitter accounts amplifying anti-Trudeau sentiment?

Published: 2019-09-17T18:56:15Z 

"I was surprised the figure of Trump supporters was so high and that they were tweeting on Canadian politics. I was also surprised to see many of the ...

NDP's Singh seeks urban support with housing billions, avoids deficit questions

Published: 2019-09-17T18:11:15Z 

Singh painted the $4.5 billion for the pipeline and $14 billion in corporate tax cuts, which the government has said were needed to help Canadian ...

Regulations around AI, data collection need to be in place now, Green leader says

Published: 2019-09-17T17:26:15Z 

The Canadian government can do more to protect the personal privacy of individuals and it needs to start doing it now, Green Party Leader Elizabeth ...

Pro-oil, gas shirt incidents highlight lack of clarity in legislatures' rules, political scholars say

Published: 2019-09-17T17:24:26Z 

Twice this month, visitors to parliament buildings were asked to remove items of clothing sporting the slogan "I love Canadian Oil and Gas." In both ...

Pro-oil and gas shirt incidents highlight lack of clarity in legislatures' rules

Published: 2019-09-17T16:41:15Z 

Security staff told Lacey his "I love Canadian Oil and Gas" T-shirt flouted the ... "Clothing that have slogans etc. that are intended to convey a political ...

Banned for pro-oil shirt

Published: 2019-09-17T16:41:15Z 

Political communications strategists and scholars said the incidents ought to ... and clothing have been implemented in Canada's legislative buildings.

Are Canadian Conservatives actually conservative?

Published: 2019-09-17T16:07:30Z 

... and nonprofit source of news, analysis and commentary from academic experts. Disclosure ... "Conservatism in Canada now amounts to, at best, opportunism. ... Thus, a Canadian conservative government, while seeing the need ...

Federal government ran $14 billion deficit in 2018-19

Published: 2019-09-17T16:01:17Z 

The state of federal finances has already been the subject of political ... Maxime Bernier's new People's Party of Canada is the only political party that's ...

The federal election campaign - Québec reveals its priorities and announces the reopening of the ...

Published: 2019-09-17T15:45:00Z 

The Québec Government Office in Ottawa will fulfil a liaison mandate with the federal government, the federal political parties and the Canadian ...

EXCLUSIVE: Jordan Peterson film cancelled in Canadian movie theatre

Published: 2019-09-17T15:41:22Z 

His rapid rise to fame, emerging first as the "professor against political correctness," arguing his opposition to compelled speech as Canada wanted to ...

Trudeau government ran $14B deficit in 2018-19, exceeding $10B for third year in a row

Published: 2019-09-17T15:03:30Z 

OTTAWA — The federal government ran a $14-billion deficit in 2018-19, ... Maxime Bernier's new People's Party of Canada is the only political party ...

Federal election platforms include health-care, pension policy proposals

Published: 2019-09-17T14:15:00Z 

With the federal election about a month away, Canada's political parties are rolling out their election platforms, making a host of promises to improve ...

In some of Canada's battleground ridings, renters are spending 50% or more of income on housing

Published: 2019-09-17T14:00:26Z 

"Whichever party forms the next government will need to increase the ... Ridings listed with an asterisk (*) are ones that CBC News has identified as ...

Federal Electoral Ridings in Ontario, British Columbia Hardest Hit by Canada's Rental Housing ...

Published: 2019-09-17T13:52:30Z 

"These numbers clearly demonstrate why Canadians and housing advocates have been calling on our political leaders to take more immediate action ...

Why offering your clients trip cancellation coverage is a win-win

Published: 2019-09-17T13:07:30Z 

While people in Canada have, for the most part, been insulated from the intense ... Similar to bad weather, political unrest might also result in travel advisories issued by the Canadian government, which ... "Canadians have a fairly good understanding of the need for travel insurance, but ... Industry news.