Canada Liberal Leadership

Tweaking Their Image For The Big Show

CP | Jennifer Ditchburn, The Canadian Press | Posted 05.10.2013 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - When Delilah cut off Samson's flowing mane in the Bible story, it was all downhill from there.Justin Trudeau is banking the reverse will be t...

Who's Winning The Twitter War?

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 05.01.2013 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - The deadline for Liberal leadership hopefuls to sign up new supporters for the party —and their candidacies — is Sunday.But while each of...

Top Five Reasons To Support Trudeau for Leader

Rachel Décoste | Posted 04.13.2013 | Canada Politics
Rachel Décoste

The most promising candidate to lead the Liberal Party out of its third place standing is Justin Trudeau. No, it is not because of his wavy hair, nor due to some crazy notion that he is his famous father's reincarnation. Despite what the pundits claim, all immigrants' offspring do not blindly follow the Trudeau name. Here are the top five reasons why.

Liberal Leadership Candidates Who Call for "Substance" Must Show Some

Daniel D. Veniez | Posted 04.06.2013 | Canada Politics
Daniel D. Veniez

Repetitive softball questions do nothing to advance the public policy discourse Liberals say we need. At least these Liberals, at Saturday's interview in Winnipeg, appear to believe that weed, cheaper milk and eggs, rural farming, and a pipeline that will never see the light of day, are important enough to virtually monopolize two hours.

He's In

CP | Andy Blatchford, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.27.2013 | Canada Politics

MONTREAL - He may never be known as Flash Garneau, but the latest contender for the helm of the federal Liberals hopes his astronaut credentials will ...

Momentum Derailed? Alberta Comments A Serious Blow To Trudeau Campaign

The Huffington Post Canada | Christian Cotroneo | Posted 11.24.2012 | Canada Politics

If Justin Trudeau's pro-energy stance gave him any currency in the West, it was quickly spent — thanks to the ill-timed emergence of comments he mad...

How McGuinty Slapped Democracy in the Face

Mike Schreiner | Posted 12.23.2012 | Canada Politics
Mike Schreiner

Dalton McGuinty's decision to prorogue parliament doesn't pass the sniff test. He claims the government needed to hit the pause button on negotiations with public sector unions on a wage freeze. Well, Mr. Premier, governments of all political stripes have negotiated with unions while the Legislature sits for years.

Won't Challenge Trudeau

CP | Joan Bryden, The Canadian Press | Posted 12.22.2012 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - Dalton McGuinty won't be challenging Justin Trudeau for the federal Liberal leadership.The Ontario premier has decided to look for challenges...

Stepping Out Of His Father's Shadow

CP | Joan Bryden, The Canadian Press | Posted 12.02.2012 | Canada Politics

MONTREAL - Justin Trudeau's plunge into the federal Liberal leadership contest created a splash Tuesday; now the question is whether there's enough wa...