Conservative Party Canada

Harper Wasn't Serious All The Time

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 08.29.2016 | Canada Politics

He's got a soft spot for babies and animals.

Only Women Spoke For The Tories In Question Period On Tuesday

The Huffington Post Canada | Zi-Ann Lum | Posted 03.08.2016 | Canada Politics

It’s a “remarkable improvement” noted one MP.

Alberta Tories Call For Party To Remove Same-Sex Marriage Ban

CP | Stephanie Levitz, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.26.2016 | Canada Alberta

The move gives more weight to efforts by grassroots LGBT Tories.

Wall Denies Interest In Running For Tory Leadership

CP | Jennifer Graham, The Canadian Press | Posted 10.20.2015 | Canada Alberta

Wall, who faces a provincial election in the spring, says he has the best job in Canadian politics and is not making the federal leap.

Canada Has Lost Its Civility

Clare Beckton | Posted 06.17.2016 | Canada Living
Clare Beckton

Simply because you disagree with someone's opinion does not make the person wrong or a moron or any other name flung around out there. In fact the personal attack on an individual commentator or subject of a news story reflects badly on the person doing it because it suggests that they do not have an evidentiary basis for offering an alternate opinion. If you disagree, state clearly why you disagree and the evidence for it. The same goes for our politicians. It is harder to advocate for civility when we often see anything but civility being displayed by our elected representatives and leaders in this country.

Harper Responds To Mulroney's Stern Criticism

CP | Stephanie Levitz, The Canadian Press | Posted 11.05.2014 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - What had been a renewed political friendship between Stephen Harper and Brian Mulroney could be back on the rocks.The prime minister found hi...

Althia Raj

Why The Fair Elections Act Is A Very Good Thing For Rich Politicians | Althia Raj | Posted 04.30.2014 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA — As MPs prepare for a second day of clause-by-clause debate over amendments to the Fair Elections Act, The Huffington Post Canada looks at ...

'Significant Challenge' On Tory Horizon

CBC | Posted 12.30.2013 | Canada Politics

As the Senate scandal continues to dominate the agenda on parliament hill and just days before the Conservative policy convention in Calgary, Conserv...

'Arrogant And Out Of Touch'

CP | Bill Graveland, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada Politics

CALGARY - Federal Liberal Leader Justin Trudeau says Prime Minister Stephen Harper and the Conservatives have forgotten their roots and risk the wrath...

What Warren Kinsella Can Teach the Conversatives

Matt Price | Posted 12.22.2012 | Canada Politics
Matt Price

In his new book Fight the Right, Warren Kinsella gets some big things correct while leaving some big things out. Yes, progressive politicians should take Kinsella's advice about authenticity, simplicity and speaking to the heart. Yes, we need a new progressive narrative as a counterweight to the one that is currently trashing our country and our planet. But, we shouldn't fool ourselves into thinking that we don't have a lot of hard work to do

Carbon Tax is Not the Villain in This Political Fairytale

Matt Price | Posted 11.21.2012 | Canada Politics
Matt Price

It likely didn't occur to the strategists in the permanent Conservative Party war room that they would be mounting a push against the NDP and carbon taxes at a time when the severity of the impacts of climate change would be on such full display. So now this is all going on at the very same time as story after story tells us how much trouble humans are in as a species.

Tory Backers Also Got Robocalls, Conservative MP Says

CBC | Posted 05.03.2012 | Canada Politics

A Conservative MP from Manitoba says her St. Boniface constituency office has heard from a number of voters who claimed they received live and automat...

For Real Democracy, Canadians Need Only Look South

J.J. McCullough | Posted 03.07.2012 | Canada Politics
J.J. McCullough

For the next couple of months the Americans will be participating in an exercise in mass democracy entirely without precedent or equivalent in our sad dominion, and offering a thoroughly irritating reminder of just how backwards and elitist the Canadian party system remains in contrast.