Julian Fantino Facing Assault Charges Over Alleged 1973 Incident

Julian Fantino Facing Assault Charges Over Alleged 1973 Incident

CP  10. 1.2015
Fantino will "vigorously'' defend himself, says his lawyer.
Some Cabinet Ministers At Risk Of Losing, Projections Suggest

Some Cabinet Ministers At Risk Of Losing, Projections Suggest

Bryan Breguet  09. 2.2015
Bernard Valcourt might be in some trouble this time around.
Veterans' Group Launches 'Anyone But Conservatives' Campaign

Veterans' Group Launches 'Anyone But Conservatives' Campaign

CP  08.17.2015
A veterans group opposed to the Harper government says it is planning to regularly picket campaign events, post lawn signs and use social...
Tories Hold Out Carrot To Vets

Tories Hold Out Carrot To Vets

CP  08.16.2015
Harper Conservatives are aiming to cover a politically sensitive spot.

Veterans Affairs' $4.3-Million Ad Campaign Failed: Report

CBC  03.17.2015
Veterans Affairs Canada says its $4.3-million ad campaign last year was "effective," but internal polling shows the ads were...
Rookie Veterans Affairs Minister Promises Dawn Of New Era

Rookie Veterans Affairs Minister Promises Dawn Of New Era

CP  01.23.2015
TORONTO - Canada's rookie veterans affairs minister sought to put daylight between himself and his predecessor in a maiden speech Friday...
Veterans' Issues Should Be Above Politics

Veterans' Issues Should Be Above Politics

Gabriel Granatstein  01.11.2015
Veterans' issues should be above politics. The men and women who serve our country, who are killed and maimed in its name and who bring...
Why Harper Couldn't Dump Fantino Completely

Why Harper Couldn't Dump Fantino Completely

CP  01. 6.2015
OTTAWA - Veterans versus Vaughan.That, it would appear, was the choice before Prime Minister Stephen Harper in the waning days of 2014...

7 Things To Know About The New Veterans Affairs Minister

Jesse Ferreras  01. 5.2015
Canadians have a new minister of veterans affairs after Julian Fantino's tumultuous tenure in the role came to an end Monday. Erin O'Toole,...
Stephen Harper's Cabinet Is Now Tied For Largest In Canadian History

Stephen Harper's Cabinet Is Now Tied For Largest In Canadian History

Michael Bolen  01. 5.2015
When Stephen Harper became prime minister in 2006 he touted a "smaller" cabinet "designed for work—not for show". On Monday, he became...
Fantino 'Humbled' By Demotion

Fantino 'Humbled' By Demotion

CP  01. 5.2015
OTTAWA - The text of a statement issued Monday by Julian Fantino after he was removed as minister of veterans affairs and returned to his...
TIMELINE: Fantino's Troubled Tenure At Veterans Affairs

TIMELINE: Fantino's Troubled Tenure At Veterans Affairs

CP  01. 5.2015
OTTAWA - Julian Fantino's tenure as minister of Veterans Affairs was troubled by controversy almost from the time he took office in July...
Fantino OUT At Veterans Affairs

Fantino OUT At Veterans Affairs

CP  01. 5.2015
OTTAWA — On the night of last year's infamous televised showdown between Julian Fantino and angry veterans, one of those sent in ahead...
2014: The Year Canadians Saw VAC's Mistreatment of Veterans

2014: The Year Canadians Saw VAC's Mistreatment of Veterans

Jeff Rose-Martland  01. 2.2015
2014 will go down as the year in which Canadians -- all Canadians -- truly became aware of the debacle that is Veterans Affairs. It was...