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Political leadership on Climate Adaptation

Published: 2019-09-26T00:45:00Z 

As IBC has stated repeatedly in recent months, given the floods, wildfires and windstorms Canadians are now experiencing, political leadership on a ...

Next government will face 'challenge' of regional alienation, Preston Manning says

Published: 2019-09-25T21:53:12Z 

CALGARY -- The founder of what was the Reform Party of Canada is concerned that a pervasive level of alienation could leave the country more ...

Fuhr offers Perth-Wellington voters an alternative in October's federal election

Published: 2019-09-25T21:22:30Z 

Retired entrepreneur and lifelong Perth County resident Roger Fuhr has thrown his hat in the race as the People's Party of Canada's candidate for ...

GOLDSTEIN: Scheer's fighting history, not just Trudeau

Published: 2019-09-25T20:48:45Z 

... Justin Trudeau and the Liberals in election polling, given Trudeau's numerous political scandals, need to learn some Canadian political history.

US military court appoints panel to hear Omar Khadr's war-crimes appeal

Published: 2019-09-25T18:45:00Z 

They transferred him to Canada," Morison said on Wednesday from Virginia. ... Khadr became a political flashpoint in July 2017, when the Canadian ...

Trudeau's claim that Canada is 'on track' to meet 2030 climate target is misleading

Published: 2019-09-25T16:30:00Z 

As part of our federal election coverage, CBC News is assessing the truthfulness and accuracy of statements made by politicians and their parties.

Canadian dollar dips as greenback shakes off political uncertainty

Published: 2019-09-25T14:25:46Z 

The Canadian dollar edged lower against its U.S. counterpart on Wednesday, giving back gains from the day before when investors worried about ...

Trudeau government's 353 pre-election promises assessed in new book

Published: 2019-09-25T13:07:30Z 

"In an era of 'fake news,' negative advertising campaigns and conventional ... Overall, governments in Canada have good records when it comes to ...

Green Party to release PBO findings on its platform promises this morning

Published: 2019-09-25T12:18:06Z 

For the first time, Canada's budget watchdog has a mandate to cost out election ... The goal behind the costing analysis is to give political parties more ...

Before the Bell: What every Canadian investor needs to know today

Published: 2019-09-25T10:11:59Z 

Before the Bell: What every Canadian investor needs to know today ... Europe started sharply lower as investors weigh the impact of news that Democrats ... "The political turmoil around Donald Trump's official impeachment inquiry, ...

Canada's top 1 per cent saw fastest income acceleration, overall decrease in taxes

Published: 2019-09-25T09:20:37Z 

Statistics Canada has found that in 2017 the average total income of all ... In 2016, the Liberal government increased the tax rate on income in the ...

Canadian delegation campaigns for temporary UN Security Council seat this week

Published: 2019-09-25T08:37:36Z 

"What the government wants to do is continue to advance the Canadian ... Wednesday in his first meeting with media since news of the investigation ...

Jody Wilson-Raybould wants a minority government and is willing 'to work with whomever' is in ...

Published: 2019-09-25T08:00:39Z 

"I think the best public policy and laws are created through a minority .... She says Canadian politics "has gotten to the place where people's voices are ...

To understand a party's election strategy, just follow the leader

Published: 2019-09-25T07:52:30Z 

Already, one-third of Canada's 338 ridings have received at least one visit from at least one party leader — with Ontario and New Brunswick being the ...

Where the party leaders are on Day 15 of the federal election campaign

Published: 2019-09-25T07:52:30Z 

Here's what you need to know about where the leaders of Canada's political parties are on Day 15 of the election campaign. You can watch streaming ...

Canada's Singh may revive party with deft response to Trudeau blackface scandal

Published: 2019-09-25T04:52:30Z 

Singh, 40, the first minority leader of a federal Canadian political party, is also running in his first national campaign as head of the New Democrat ...

Chrystia Freeland 'shocked' by pro-Assad views of Canada's new Syrian consul

Published: 2019-09-24T23:26:40Z 

While there was shock and outrage at the news of the appointment of ... or political attention, former Canadian ambassador Ferry de Kerckhove said ...

Chrystia Freeland 'shocked' by pro-Assad views of Canada's new Syrian consul

Published: 2019-09-24T23:26:15Z 

The government was scrambling to provide answers Tuesday after a man ... While there was shock and outrage at the news of the appointment of ...

COLUMN: We must purge privilege from politics

Published: 2019-09-24T23:26:15Z 

Behind the noisy partisan sniping, a quiet majority — 70 to 75 per cent of Canadians — is largely disengaged from politics, according to McAllister ...

New Syrian consul in Montreal alarms Ottawa

Published: 2019-09-24T20:48:45Z 

Since Canada severed diplomatic ties with Damascus in 2012, the Syrian government has maintained honorary consulates in Montreal and ...