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Liberals Nay Tory Motion To Hear From Bombardier Execs

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 03.09.2017 | Canada Politics

Transport Minister Marc Garneau argued the Tory view "ignores a much larger picture."

Senate To Study Rules Surrounding Driverless Cars, Garneau Says

CP | Joan Bryden, The Canadian Press | Posted 02.17.2017 | Canada Politics

A senate committee will look into regulatory, policy and technical issues that need to be addressed so that Canada can safely and smoothly make the transition to self-driving vehicles.

Garneau Takes Up Gay Man's 25-Year Battle

CBC | Posted 02.11.2014 | Canada Politics

The Liberal member of Parliament for Westmount–Ville-Marie, Marc Garneau, is championing the cause of a man who filed a human rights complaint aga...

WATCH: Tory MP Apologizes To Garneau

The Huffington Post Canada | Ryan Maloney | Posted 05.06.2013 | Canada Politics

Tory MP Paul Calandra apologized to Canada's first astronaut on Monday for an insult he says crossed the line. Calandra, parliamentary secretary to...

'Ticked Off'

CBC | Posted 07.02.2013 | Canada Politics

Liberal MP Marc Garneau, who was Canada's first astronaut and led the Canadian Space Agency, is "ticked off" that he wasn't invited to Thursday's open...

'Fat Lady' Warming Up Pipes

The Huffington Post Canada | Eric Grenier | Posted 03.08.2013 | Canada Politics

The fat lady can start warming up her vocal chords. About 294,000 Canadians have signed up to vote for the next leader of the Liberal Party of Cana...

'Ambitious' Goal For Women

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 05.07.2013 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - Marc Garneau says he'd set a target of 40 per cent women candidates in the next election if he's chosen to lead the Liberal party.That's an a...

'This Can't Be A Coronation'

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 03.11.2013 | Canada Politics

Marc Garneau is clearly not a guy who is used to losing. For several weeks, Canada’s first astronaut, a retired navy captain, former president of...

Garneau Accuses Trudeau Of Hiding

CBC | Posted 04.29.2013 | Canada Politics

Marc Garneau is credible, likable, celebrated, looks like a statesman and when it comes to being experienced it really doesn't get much better than be...

Marc Garneau Talks Student Debt

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 04.12.2013 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - Liberal leadership hopeful Marc Garneau is proposing to make it easier for students to shoulder record debt loads after they graduate.The Mon...

Enbridge Needs PR Lesson: Garneau

CBC | Posted 03.17.2013 | Canada British Columbia

Federal Liberal leadership candidate Marc Garneau says Enbridge has not treated the people of British Columbia respectfully in its push to build the N...

Garneau's Plan Includes Wireless Costs

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 02.08.2013 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - Marc Garneau is set to call Monday for greater foreign competition in Canada's wireless market as a way to give consumers a break.A source ha...

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 ...

From Outer Space To 24 Sussex?

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 10.15.2012 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - Marc Garneau is test-firing the engines on his leadership campaign, but he's not ready for liftoff just yet.The Montreal MP, Canada's first a...

Bob Rae's the Only Good (and Experienced) Apple In the Bunch

Peter Worthington | Posted 08.19.2012 | Canada Politics
Peter Worthington

When he took the interim job, Bob Rae pledged that he wouldn't run. So who's likely to be chosen liberal leader? It's a sorry field when Justin Trudeau seems the choice of many -- a callow fellow who many claim has charisma -- as if that's a substitute for wisdom and judgment. In fact, looking over the field of Liberal hopefuls, the only one with apparent substance of leadership is... Bob Rae.