Canada Governor General

Governor General To Canadians: 'There's So Much More Work To Do'

CP | Stephanie Levitz, The Canadian Press | Posted 12.29.2016 | Canada Politics

David Johnston wants 2017 to be a a legacy year for Canada.

Screaming About Theft of Democracy

Jeff Rose-Martland | Posted 08.11.2013 | Canada
Jeff Rose-Martland

"He's stealing Canadian democracy in plain sight and nobody is screaming about it," noted Elizabeth May last week, at lunch with Laura Stone. Actuall...

Who's In Charge of This Country, Anyway?

Jeff Rose-Martland | Posted 07.19.2013 | Canada Politics
Jeff Rose-Martland

As Mike Duffy's senatorial career implosion peaked this week, I was left wondering if all was really as it appeared, or if something far more complex was taking place. If Duffy -- and Wallin, and Brazeau, and others -- are part of a some plan to discredit the Senate to the point that all citizens demand its abolition.

Governor General To Meet First Nations Leaders

CP | Heather Scoffield, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.12.2013 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - The plans for Stephen Harper's high-stakes meeting with First Nations leaders on Friday are awash in confusion.After a week of frenetic meeti...

Special Holiday Visit For Canadian Troops

CP | Stephanie Levitz, The Canadian Press | Posted 02.24.2012 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - Canadians stationed overseas received a special visit over Christmas.The governor general spent the holidays visiting Canadian soldiers and c...

Astronaut To Bring Governor General's Mascot To Space Station

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 02.13.2012 | Canada

LONGUEUIL, Que. - Canada's Governor General is sending an image of a mascot into space in order to promote a project closer to home.David Johnston wil...