James Bezan

Tories To Table Confidence Motion To Keep Pressure On Sajjan

CP | Lee Berthiaume, The Canadian Press | Posted 05.10.2017 | Canada

Conservative defence critic James Bezan says he will table a non-binding motion in the House of Commons expressing a loss of confidence.

Sajjan Pressed On 'Danger Pay' Issue Impacting Troops In Kuwait

The Huffington Post Canada | Ryan Maloney | Posted 05.03.2017 | Canada Politics

The defence minister is a veteran of three combat tours.

Greyhound Attacker Who Beheaded Passenger Could Be Freed

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 02.07.2017 | Canada

Will Baker, formerly known as Vince Li, was found not criminally responsible for the killing of Tim McLean in 2008.

235 Civil Servants Forced To Sign Lifetime Gag Order Over Jets

CP | Lee Berthiaume, The Canadian Press | Posted 11.25.2016 | Canada Politics


Tories Attack Liberals Over Secrecy Surrounding ISIL Mission

CP | Lee Berthiaume, The Canadian Press | Posted 10.18.2016 | Canada Politics

The mission entered a critical stage this week with the attack on Mosul.

Trudeau Ends Harper's Arctic Tradition

CP | Lee Berthiaume, The Canadian Press | Posted 08.29.2016 | Canada Politics

PM to miss Operation Nanook.

Liberals Won't Confirm If MPs Will Vote On 'Long' Africa Mission

The Huffington Post Canada | Ryan Maloney | Posted 08.16.2016 | Canada Politics

"The Government of Canada has a clear mandate from Canadians."

Defence Spending To Fall Despite Foreign Pressure To Increase It

CP | Murray Brewster, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.09.2017 | Canada Politics

Documents suggest overall spending on the military could to shrink by almost $400 million in the coming year.

Tories Amplify Retired General's Concerns About Ending ISIS Fight

The Huffington Post Canada | Ryan Maloney | Posted 01.08.2016 | Canada Politics

A retired major-general has suggested the plan will leave Canada without "much of a voice."

17-Hour Battle With ISIS Proves Why Jets Must Stay: Tories

The Huffington Post Canada | Ryan Maloney | Posted 12.18.2015 | Canada Politics

Meanwhile, New Democrats want an immediate end to the bombing.

Tory MP Personally Delivers Supplies To Ukraine - Twice

CP | Murray Brewster, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.31.2015 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - Canada's junior defence minister has twice accompanied the delivery of non-lethal military aid to Ukraine in photo-friendly events which init...

Althia Raj

Some Tories Not So Sure About His Iraq Plan

HuffingtonPost.com | Althia Raj | Posted 10.01.2014 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA — Prime Minister Stephen Harper is set to recommend to his caucus Wednesday that Canada take part in airstrikes in Iraq, but not all Conserva...

Tory MP Praises Ukrainian Voters For Bravery

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 07.26.2014 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - Prime Minister Stephen Harper is promising support to the people of Ukraine who voted in a presidential election on Sunday."Congratulations t...

Ukraine Crisis Shows Canada Must Hike Defence Budget: Tory MP

CP | Mike Blanchfield, The Canadian Press | Posted 07.08.2014 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - Canada's foreign affairs minister expressed skepticism Thursday about Russian President Vladimir Putin's pledge to pull his country's troops ...

NDP MP Criticized For 9/11 Truther Event On Her Website

Huffington Post Canada | Posted 03.27.2014 | Canada Politics

A Tory MP has accused the deputy leader of the New Democratic Party of "championing" the conspiracy theory that 9/11 was an inside job. Manitoba MP...

Canadian MPs Want Action

CP | Terry Pedwell, The Canadian Press | Posted 04.21.2014 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - Canadians of Ukrainian origin gathered Wednesday on Parliament Hill to denounce the violence in their homeland's capital city, all the while ...

Tory MP Settles Dispute That Threatened Right To Vote In House

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 04.07.2014 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - Manitoba Conservative MP James Bezan says he has settled a dispute with Elections Canada that at one point threatened his right to sit and vo...

Conservative MP Rips Election Watchdog

CBC | Posted 02.09.2014 | Canada Politics

Conservative MP Scott Reid attacked Canada's election watchdog Tuesday, calling him "overly aggressive" and arguing it was "inappropriate" to notify t...

How Health Canada Killed This Family Business

CBC | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada Business

A Manitoba entrepreneur is accusing the federal government of putting her family out of business — without justification — leaving them devastated...

Tory MP Could Be Suspended

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - The House of Commons has instructed a standing committee to look into a dispute between Elections Canada and Manitoba Tory MP James Bezan tha...

Tory MP's About-Face Baffles, Confuses

CBC | Posted 08.26.2013 | Canada Politics

Winnipeg Conservative MP Shelly Glover's about-face on what she paid two staffers during the 2011 federal election campaign mystifies a former Liberal...

Tory MP In Court Battle To Help Pick Supreme Court Justice

CBC | Posted 08.11.2013 | Canada Politics

Shelly Glover, the Manitoba MP who is in the midst of a court battle with Elections Canada, is one of the government's picks to help choose the next S...

Speaker Protecting Conservatives?

CBC | Posted 08.07.2013 | Canada Politics

Commons Speaker Andrew Scheer is in the hot seat over his decision to withhold letters sent to him two weeks ago about two Conservative MPs who have r...

Two Tory MPs Face Suspension

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 08.04.2013 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - The chief electoral officer has told the Speaker of the House of Commons that two Manitoba Conservative MPs should be suspended because of qu...

Tougher Murder Sentences Coming?

CP | Bruce Cheadle, The Canadian Press | Posted 06.25.2013 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - The complexity of including the perspective of victims in Canada's criminal justice system was encapsulated nicely Thursday in a single, 24-m...