Canada Election

Althia Raj

Election Could Kick Off As Early As Sunday, Sources Say

HuffingtonPost.com | Althia Raj | Posted 07.29.2015 | Canada Politics

Sources tell The Huffington Post Canada that the Conservative Party is planning a rally in Montreal this weekend.

Donald Sutherland, Proud Canadian, Has A Message For Harper

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 07.28.2015 | Canada Politics

One of Canada's most famous expats has a bone to pick with the Harper government.

Althia Raj

Tories Launch Slick Site To Attack NDP

HuffingtonPost.com | Althia Raj | Posted 07.28.2015 | Canada Politics

The siteis the latest push by the Tories to embarrass and pressure the New Democrats.

Eve Adams's Political Future Unclear

CBC | Posted 07.27.2015 | Canada Politics

Liberal MP Eve Adams says she's spending the day with her son following her defeat for the party's nomination in Toronto's Eglinton-Lawrence riding. ...

Liberal MP Denounces 'Americanization' Of Pre-Election Ad Spree

CBC | Posted 07.27.2015 | Canada Politics

"... and I quite honestly don't like it," said the P.E.I. MP.

Tory Candidates' War Chests Outpacing Rivals, Analysis Shows

CP | Joan Bryden and Jordan Press | Posted 07.27.2015 | Canada Politics

An in-depth analysis shows Conservative candidates' riding-based war chests are flush with cash, dramatically outpacing their political rivals.

Long-Time Tory Staffer To Run In Peter MacKay's Riding

CP | Posted 07.25.2015 | Canada Politics

Fred DeLorey, 36, won in what organizers in the riding of Central Nova called a hotly contested and close vote.

Althia Raj

Eve Adams Fights Back Against Turncoat Accusations

HuffingtonPost.com | Althia Raj | Posted 07.27.2015 | Canada Politics

“Please join me in supporting a real local candidate, a good Liberal, and come vote for Marco at the nomination on Sunday,” Bob Rae said.

'Christmas In July' A Boon For Tories, Poll Suggests

The Huffington Post Canada | Zi-Ann Lum | Posted 07.24.2015 | Canada Politics

"Stephen Harper is enjoying a return to support levels not seen since election day of 2011."

Liberals Accuse Tories Of 'Thumbing Their Noses At Quebecers'

The Huffington Post Canada | Zi-Ann Lum | Posted 07.20.2015 | Canada Politics

In a statement Monday, the Liberals say they’re concerned the interests of francophone Canadians are being sidelined by the Tories.

Althia Raj

Green Party Candidate Will Quit To Campaign For Liberal Candidate

HuffingtonPost.com | Althia Raj | Posted 07.19.2015 | Canada Politics

The Greens and Liberals in the B.C. riding of Kelowna–Lake Country have formed an unorthodox alliance that could see a Grit MP sitting in two caucuses.

NDP's Latest Ad Highlights The Downfalls Of Top Conservatives

The Huffington Post Canada | Zi-Ann Lum | Posted 07.14.2015 | Canada Politics

Ouch.

Union Shelling $2.7 Million To Call Out Government On Cuts

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 07.14.2015 | Canada Politics

It's a union that represents 170,000 public sector employees.

Longtime MP Loses Tory Nomination To Sportscaster

CP | Stephanie Levitz, The Canadian Press | Posted 07.14.2015 | Canada Politics

Kevin Waugh announced last month he would take on cabinet minister Lynne Yelich in Saskatoon-Grasswood.

Ex-MP: Canada-Ukraine Deal Arrives Amid 'Critical Juncture'

CP | Stephanie Levitz, The Canadian Press | Posted 07.14.2015 | Canada Politics

Some critics say the Conservatives' entire foreign policy approach to Ukraine is linked to courting 1.2 million voters who identify as Ukrainian in Canada.

Greens 'Stunned' Over Exclusion From Debates

CP | Jim Bronskill, The Canadian Press | Posted 07.10.2015 | Canada Politics

"We're not begging to be in these debates with the Globe or Munk, nor should we have to," said Green party spokesman Julian Morelli.

Harper-Less TV Debate Dates Announced

The Huffington Post Canada | Zi-Ann Lum | Posted 07.10.2015 | Canada Politics

Mark your calendars, Canada.

NDP Still Beat Liberals As Top Tory Alternative, Poll Suggests

The Huffington Post Canada | Zi-Ann Lum | Posted 07.09.2015 | Canada Politics

Justin Trudeau's party has "hit a new low" in polls: Nanos

Tory Hopeful Says He's Running In Riding That Doesn't Exist

The Huffington Post Canada | Sadiya Ansari | Posted 07.03.2015 | Canada Politics

Oops.

Liberals Getting Their Groove Back, Polls Suggest

The Huffington Post Canada | Zi-Ann Lum | Posted 07.04.2015 | Canada Politics

“This is going to be a very interesting election.”

Canadians Need to Ask Big Questions About Our Society

Craig and Marc Kielburger | Posted 07.03.2015 | Canada Politics
Craig and Marc Kielburger

A national election is months away, but campaigning has already begun. While party leaders talk issues of economy and security, no one is asking the big question: what kind of society do we want? Canada is no longer one of the top five countries for integrating immigrants, a European think-tank announced in May. For decades, we've heard that Canada is a "just society" -- based on equality and freedom for all upheld in laws. We've built our just society, but is Canada becoming a less compassionate one?

NDP Surge Grows Stronger, Poll Suggests

The Huffington Post Canada | Zi-Ann Lum | Posted 06.26.2015 | Canada Politics

"Even in the expectation of victory, which tends to be a lagging measure, we see the NDP have caught up to the Conservatives."

Ex-PM Adviser Says Canada Needs HarperPAC

CP | Kristy Kirkup, The Canadian Press | Posted 06.25.2015 | Canada Politics

Tom Flanagan ays the group known as HarperPAC will help counterbalance advertising efforts by other left-leaning organizations.

Parliament Ends With Bid To Ban Face Coverings At Citizenship Ceremonies

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 06.19.2015 | Canada Politics

Federal politicians are packing their bags as the House Of Commons adjourns for summer.

Leader Of The Pack For Now

CP | Bruce Cheadle, The Canadian Press | Posted 06.19.2015 | Canada Politics

But there's a "danger" to take into consideration, warns one expert.