Martin Cauchon

Hey Guy! I'll Buy Your Cirque Du Soleil...

Fredolini | Posted 05.31.2015 | Canada Living

I almost choked on my toast this morning when I read that you were actually thinking of selling the Cirque du Soleil, which could end up in the hands of foreign interests. Move the headquarters of the company that brings so much to our home-grown circus community somewhere other than the Cité des Arts du Cirque? Unthinkable! I just couldn't bear to see the Cirque du Soleil set anywhere else. So I'm setting my sights high and reaching for the stars!

A Virtual Shoo-In

CP | Joan Bryden, The Canadian Press | Posted 06.14.2013 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - Justin Trudeau is vowing to usher in a generational shift in Canadian politics — younger, more hopeful, less negative — after winning the...

Cast Your Ballots

CP | Joan Bryden, The Canadian Press | Posted 06.06.2013 | Canada Politics

TORONTO - Liberals have begun casting ballots to choose a leader they hope will guide them out of the political wilderness.Voting began shortly after ...

Liberal Leadership Showcase: A Spectacle Without Substance

J.J. McCullough | Posted 06.06.2013 | Canada Politics
J.J. McCullough

2012-04-27-mediabitesreal.jpg It's not fun being played, or being forced to indulge in other people's self-indulgent fantasies. So it's very hard to write about the speeches of Justin Trudeau's five hopeless opponents without feeling like a captive guest at a particularly bratty five-year-old's tea party. Mmm, yes, what a tasty mud pie.

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The Day's Biggest Winners.. | Althia Raj | Posted 04.07.2013 | Canada Politics

The six remaining Liberal leadership contenders made their final pitches to Grits today and said goodbye to outgoing, interim leader, Bob Rae. The ...

LOOK: Liberal Hopefuls Make Their Final Pitches

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 04.06.2013 | Canada Politics

The six remaining Liberal leadership hopefuls — Justin Trudeau, Joyce Murray, Martha Hall Findlay, Karen McCrimmon, Deborah Coyne and Martin Cauchon...

Liberal Numbers A LONG Way Off From 294,000

CBC | Posted 06.03.2013 | Canada Politics

The national director of the Liberal Party of Canada says he's "extraordinarily confident" that all duplicate registrations have been eliminated from ...

6 Questions With Liberal Leadership Contenders

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 04.04.2013 | Canada Politics

Federal Liberals are set to pick a new leader who will be asked to bring the once-mighty party back to prominence. The Huffington Post Canada asked...

Why Martin Cauchon Thinks Justin Trudeau Is A Relic Of The Past

CP | Joan Bryden, The Canadian Press | Posted 05.29.2013 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - Justin Trudeau may be the youngest, hippest Liberal leadership contender but when it comes to Quebec, rival Martin Cauchon says the front run...

The Only Suspense Left In The Liberal Leadership Race?

The Huffington Post Canada | Eric Grenier | Posted 03.27.2013 | Canada Politics

When Liberals gather to hear the results of their leadership race on April 14, most of the suspense will be about who will finish second. While the...

Who's In The Money And Who's Coming Up Short

CP | Joan Bryden, The Canadian Press | Posted 05.24.2013 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - If money talks, then it's saying Justin Trudeau has a lock on the federal Liberal leadership while Joyce Murray and Martha Hall Findlay are f...

'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...

Liberal Hopeful 'Ready To Face The Music'

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 03.06.2013 | Canada Politics

Martin Cauchon knows better than most the strain that a life in politics can have on family. The former Liberal MP, who was first elected in 1993 a...

All Aboard The Trudeau Attack Train

CP | Joan Bryden, The Canadian Press | Posted 04.28.2013 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - Liberal leadership hopeful Martin Cauchon is questioning front-runner Justin Trudeau's judgment in continuing to collect public speaking fees...

Liberal Leadership Race 'Not A Popularity Contest'

CP | Joan Bryden, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.17.2013 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - Martin Cauchon officially became the ninth — and last — candidate in the Liberal leadership race Tuesday, touting his credentials as the ...

Your Next Prime Minister Will Probably Be a Liberal

Werner Patels | Posted 03.16.2013 | Canada
Werner Patels

No matter how good or bad the Conservatives have been, and regardless of who becomes Liberal leader, the odds are very much in favour of the Liberal Party in 2015.

Cauchon Throws His Name In To The Liberal Race

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 03.15.2013 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - Former cabinet minister Martin Cauchon is making a late entry into the already crowded federal Liberal leadership race.Cauchon submitted his ...

Fellow Liberal Turns On Trudeau Over Gun Comments

CP | Peter Rakobowchuk and Joan Bryden, The Canadian Press | Posted 02.02.2013 | Canada Politics

Justin Trudeau has scrambled to explain his stance on gun control with the politically polarizing issue providing an early test in his Liberal leaders...