Trudeau Must Heed Opposition Call To Reinstate Per-Vote Subsidy

Ujjal Dosanjh | Posted 12.29.2016 | Canada Politics
Ujjal Dosanjh

While both the issues of "cash for access" and electoral reform will continue to dog the government in 2017, it is the drip-drip of the former that could prove fatal to the credibility of the government. Prime Minister Justin Trudeau should embrace the constructive suggestion of the three opposition parties.

Jean Chrétien Says Trump Is 'Taking Away The Dignity Of Public Life'

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 10.19.2016 | Canada Politics

The former prime minister also shared some much kinder words for Justin Trudeau.

Chrétien: Harper 'Has Shamed Canada'

CBC | Posted 09.12.2016 | Canada Politics

"In my travels around the globe, I am regularly asked: What has happened to Canada?"

How the Government Dethroned A Crown Corporation

Joseph Soares | Posted 02.18.2013 | Canada Politics
Joseph Soares

Last week, the Harper Government announced that it is putting Ridley Terminals Inc. (RTI), a relatively small federal Crown Corporation, up for sale. In the last early 1980s, the Trudeau government spent $250 million to build this coal terminal in the hope that coalmines would magically appear. Well, they didn't, and RTI has been a taxpayer-funded sick hole ever since.

Nine Years After Chrétien Resigned, Where Is the Liberal Party?

Rachel Décoste | Posted 02.10.2013 | Canada Politics
Rachel Décoste

It was on this day in 2003 that Prime Minister Jean Chrétien, the little guy from Shawinigan thrice elected to govern our great nation, announced his resignation as PM and as leader of the Liberal Party of Canada. Nine years after Jean Chrétien's swan song, have the federal Liberals finally fixed their structural faults? Can they mend their frail faille? Or are they doomed to repeat the same mistakes?

How to Fix the Liberal Leadership Crisis

Daniel D. Veniez | Posted 03.04.2012 | Canada Politics
Daniel D. Veniez

As a candidate, there was nothing that perplexed and infuriated me more than Liberals asking me: "Dan, what do we stand for?" Why in the world, I thought, would anyone join a political party if they had absolutely no clue what their membership even represents?