Canada Election

Calgary Mayor Wishes Niqab Wasn't A Campaign Issue

CP | Bill Graveland, The Canadian Press | Posted 10.08.2015 | Canada Alberta

Calgary's mayor toned down his harsh criticism of the Conservative government.

B.C. Candidate 'Not Convinced' Climate Change Caused By Humans

The Huffington Post Canada | Zi-Ann Lum | Posted 10.08.2015 | Canada British Columbia

“Whether it’s all human-caused or not that’s yet to be determined… To what extend that human activity is — I’m still not convinced," said Mel Arnold.

Get To Know Elizabeth May In 51 Questions

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 10.08.2015 | Canada Politics

Her curse word of choice is..

'Justin's Confused,' Ignorant On TPP: Kenney

The Huffington Post Canada | Ryan Maloney | Posted 10.08.2015 | Canada Politics

"Justin Trudeau has no clue what he's talking about," said the Conservative cabinet minister.

NDP Zeroes In On Trudeau

The Canadian Press | Posted 10.08.2015 | Canada Politics

"Justin Trudeau's Liberals stood with Stephen Harper on C-51, and now they will join with him again to help cut jobs in our tourism, agriculture and auto sectors,'' Mulcair said.

Trudeau Says PMO Interference In Refugee Processing Not Surprising

The Canadian Press | Posted 10.08.2015 | Canada Politics

It's more evidence of Stephen Harper's lack of transparency, the Liberal leader said.

Tory Candidate Blames 'Lack Of A Job' For Missing, Murdered Indigenous Women

The Huffington Post Canada | Andree Lau | Posted 10.08.2015 | Canada Politics

"So we had almost 1,200 women murdered because they didn't have a job?" asked his NDP opponent incredulously.

Althia Raj

Conservative Candidate Investigated By Elections Commissioner | Althia Raj | Posted 10.08.2015 | Canada Politics

The news comes after a HuffPost investigation in August.

Child Poverty Data Aims To Put Issue On Election Agenda

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 10.07.2015 | Canada Politics

Campaign 2000, an anti-poverty group, is hoping to put poverty issues into the campaign spotlight as the federal election looms.

Tories Will Help Resettle North Korean Refugees, Says Kenney

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 10.07.2015 | Canada Politics

"Our Conservative government's openness to North Korean refugees is in keeping with Canada's best humanitarian traditions."

Vote Against The Tragedy Of The Commons

Sonny Wong | Posted 10.07.2015 | Canada Politics
Sonny Wong

As the federal election moves into its final stretch, it's useful to remind ourselves of one of the major roles of government: stewardship of the commons. It's no coincidence that the institution where our government transacts its business is called the House of Commons.

Dear Rest Of Canada, Let's Do This. Love, A B.C. Voter

Louise Wallace | Posted 10.07.2015 | Canada British Columbia
Louise Wallace

By the time the news blackout was lifted on election night in previous years, the decision had been made and our ballots hadn't even been counted yet. It's my least favourite part of living in B.C. Though the tables might turn this election, I still can't overlook the opportunity to make a final plea to Canada from me, here in B.C.

Why Ethnic Media Matters In This Election Campaign

CP | Stephanie Levitz | Posted 10.08.2015 | Canada Politics

Political coverage in community newspapers, radio stations and television networks rarely breaks into the mainstream — until this week.

Harper Releases Niqab Ad After Saying Rivals Made Niqab An Issue

The Huffington Post Canada | Ryan Maloney | Posted 10.07.2015 | Canada Politics

Trudeau says Harper "needs to stop."

Rick Mercer: Politicians Don't Define This Election, You Do

The Huffington Post Canada | Mohamed Omar | Posted 10.07.2015 | Canada Politics

"They do not get to choose what this election is about, we do. Just like we get to choose who runs this country. That's our job. All we have to do is show up and do it."

Althia Raj

Where The Battle For Change Hits Close To Home | Althia Raj | Posted 10.07.2015 | Canada Politics

Megan Leslie and Andy Fillmore are both respected, but only one can represent Halifax.

Sarah Rieger

'Renounce Your Heritage,' Tory Candidate Reportedly Tells Voter | Sarah Rieger | Posted 10.07.2015 | Canada Alberta

"Just to make sure I wasn't crazy, I asked him ... and he repeated himself."

Why It Could All Come Down To Ontario

The Huffington Post Canada | Bryan Breguet | Posted 10.07.2015 | Canada Politics

For Trudeau to have a shot, he must win that battleground.

Someone Made A Niqabs Of Canada Tumblr, And It's Great

The Huffington Post Canada | Jessica Chin | Posted 10.07.2015 | Canada Politics

Niqab-wearing Canadians aren't the only ones covering their faces.

Elections Canada Resending 5,600 Toronto Voter Cards

CBC | CBC | Posted 10.07.2015 | Canada Politics

"I didn't even read the address because I assumed it would be... right."

Liberals Say No Free Vote On TPP

The Huffington Post Canada | Althia Raj and Ryan Maloney | Posted 10.07.2015 | Canada Politics

"We're a long way from that."

Trudeau Vows To Sign Landmark Arms Treaty

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 10.07.2015 | Canada Politics

Tories say the United Nations Arms Trade Treaty could affect gun owners.

NDP Vows To Return Canada To No. 1 Peacekeeping Status

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 10.07.2015 | Canada Politics

The party will release its defence policy on Friday.

La Presse Endorses Trudeau's Liberals

CBC | CBC News | Posted 10.07.2015 | Canada Politics

Montreal's La Presse is endorsing Justin Trudeau's Liberals in the 2015 election. In an editorial published this morning, the newspaper says Trudea...

The Election That Could Be The Death Of The TPP Deal (No, Not Canada)

CP | Alexander Panetta, The Canadian Press | Posted 10.06.2015 | Canada Business

"TPP will have a very difficult road ahead."