Justin Trudeau Government

U.S. Uncertainty Looms Over Canada's Budget

CP | Andy Blatchford, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.19.2017 | Canada Politics

"The government is building this year's budget with not a great deal of clarity ..."

Minister Spent $1.1 Million On Office Renovation

CP | Joanna Smith, The Canadian Press | Posted 12.18.2016 | Canada Politics

The work was approved even before the department knew how it would be paid for.

Trudeau Gets A 'C' Rating For Failing To Deliver On Promises

Keith Beardsley | Posted 10.24.2016 | Canada Politics
Keith Beardsley

To be fair no government can deliver on everything in their first year. As the Trudeau Liberals are finding out, promises cost money and even free spending Liberals have to draw a line on what gets spent now and what gets pushed further down the road. Some of that is hidden under the guise of "consultation."

Trudeau Government Gets The '22 Minutes' Treatment After A Year

The Huffington Post Canada | Mohamed Omar | Posted 11.17.2016 | Canada Politics

"They're one already!"

Feds Are Still Discriminating Against Aboriginal Kids: Advocates

CP | Kristy Kirkup, The Canadian Press | Posted 06.10.2016 | Canada Politics

It's not about nice statements, Blackstock said. "It is real change."

Liberals Try To Sum Up First 100 Days In About 3 Minutes

The Huffington Post Canada | Ryan Maloney | Posted 02.12.2016 | Canada Politics

It's time to take stock.

Expert 'Not At All Convinced' Liberal Cabinet Educated On ISIL Mission

CP | Murray Brewster, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.25.2017 | Canada Politics

Harjit Sajjan, on the other hand, they trust.

Liberals: Harper Government Left Us 'Bare Cupboard'

CP | Andy Blatchford, The Canadian Press | Posted 11.12.2015 | Canada Politics

Scott Brison says the Conservatives based their $1.4-billion, 2015-16 surplus projection on one-time asset sales and optimistic growth forecasts.

Trudeau 'Absolutely Delighted' To Meet The Queen

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 11.12.2015 | Canada Politics

The prime minister says he's looking forward to meeting and speaking with the Queen on his way to Malta near the end of the month.

Liberal Government's Census Claim Contains 'A Little Baloney'

CP | Jordan Press, The Canadian Press | Posted 11.12.2016 | Canada Politics

The Trudeau Liberals, in one of their first acts in government, brought back the long-form census.

All Ministers Are Full Cabinet Members, Liberals Say

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 11.06.2016 | Canada Politics

Orders-in-council published Thursday designated several members — all of them women — as ministers of state, prompting speculation about their actual status.

New Liberal MPs Agree To Delay Adopting Reform Act

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 11.05.2016 | Canada Politics

Liberal MPs chose unanimously to defer a decision on the rules until party members could weigh in on the matter at a national convention scheduled for late May.

Trudeau's 'Because It's 2015' Comment Gets World Media's Attention

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 11.05.2016 | Canada Politics

The New York Times, Newsweek, Slate, the NBC Nightly News website and various other U.S. news organizations reported on Trudeau's swearing-in on Wednesday

Trudeau Relaxes Conservative Control Of Top Diplomats

CP | Mike Blanchfield, The Canadian Press | Posted 11.05.2016 | Canada Politics

Trudeau sent a letter Wednesday to the ambassadors and high commissioners of Canada's foreign missions telling them he and his cabinet will be relying on their judgment and insight to advance Canada's foreign policy goals.

Liberals Make 'Important' Change To Aboriginal Affairs

The Huffington Post Canada | Zi-Ann Lum | Posted 11.05.2015 | Canada Politics

"It’s a good day for reconciliation in Canada."

WATCH LIVE: Trudeau's Cabinet Sworn In

The Huffington Post Canada | Mohamed Omar | Posted 11.04.2015 | Canada Politics

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's cabinet is being sworn in this morning from Rideau Hall. Catch the action live with the CBC livestream above....

Trudeau's Environment Minister To Face Uphill Battle: Finance Study

CBC | Posted 11.04.2016 | Canada Politics

The federal environment minister sworn in today will inherit an uphill battle in the effort to cut greenhouse gas emissions, according to government documents obtained by CBC News.

Trudeau Urged To Join Ballistic Missile Defence

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 11.03.2016 | Canada Politics

Paul Martin's Liberal government opted not to join the defence system in 2005.

First Nations Chiefs Meet To Keep Pressure On Trudeau's Government

CBC | Posted 11.02.2016 | Canada Politics

The Liberal election platform promised a number of things to Canada's First Nations and the Tsuut'ina Nation wants to make sure the party keeps its word.

7 Things Trudeau Needs To Build His Cabinet

The Huffington Post Canada | Mohamed Omar | Posted 11.02.2015 | Canada

He's got one hell of a job ahead of him.

Liberals Need To Act Fast To Restore Long-Form Census: Observers

CBC | Posted 10.27.2016 | Canada Politics

"I think the new government has made it very clear they want to bring the census back."

Trudeau Won't Immediately Move In To 24 Sussex, His Mother Says

CBC | Posted 10.23.2016 | Canada Politics

Margaret Trudeau was being interviewed by Information Morning in Fredericton and was asked about her feelings about her son moving into the official residence of the prime minister.

Tory Majority In Senate Could Give Trudeau Trouble

CP | Jordan Press, The Canadian Press | Posted 10.22.2016 | Canada Politics

"I don't have any responsibility to pass Liberal legislation."

What To Expect From The Liberals' Overhaul Of Bill C-51

CP | Jim Bronskill, The Canadian Press | Posted 10.22.2016 | Canada Politics

The incoming Liberal government says it will repeal "problematic elements" of Stephen Harper's anti-terrorism law, known as C-51.

U.S. Ambassador To Canada: Trudeau A Smart, 'Affable' Man

CP | Alexander Panetta, The Canadian Press | Posted 10.21.2016 | Canada Politics

WASHINGTON — The Obama administration is offering an enthusiastic, compliment-filled welcome to Justin Trudeau, playing down talk of an early potent...