Michael Chong

Former Public Safety Minister Mulls Conservative Leadership Bid

CP | Jordan Press, The Canadian Press | Posted 09.23.2016 | Canada Politics

Steven Blaney is the second Conservative in two days to make such a move.

Lisa Raitt Weighs In On 'Canadian Values' Debate

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 09.08.2016 | Canada Politics

And she's made up her mind about the Tory leadership race.

Canadians Prefer Female Leaders, Poll Suggests

The Huffington Post Canada | Ryan Maloney | Posted 09.06.2016 | Canada Politics


Tory Leadership Candidate Favours Free-Trade Deal With China

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 07.19.2016 | Canada Politics

Maxime Bernier said he believes Canada would emerge a winner in any such agreement and be able to increase its exports by $7.7 billion a year.

Lisa Raitt 'Leaning Positively' Towards Tory Leadership Bid

CBC | CBC News | Posted 07.16.2016 | Canada Politics

"I'm north of 50 per cent (likely to run)."

Tony Clement Makes His Tory Leadership Bid Official

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 07.13.2016 | Canada Politics

He's up against three others for now — Kellie Leitch, Maxime Bernier and Michael Chong.

Althia Raj

Clement 'Very' Excited To Join Tory Leadership Race

HuffingtonPost.com | Althia Raj | Posted 07.11.2016 | Canada Politics

He's been planning his bid for months.

Tory Leadership Hopeful Unhappy With PM's 'Quebec Nation' Remark

The Huffington Post Canada | Ryan Maloney | Posted 07.08.2016 | Canada Politics

Michael Chong quit Harper's cabinet in 2006 over the issue.

All Tory Leadership Contenders Will Be At Pride In Historic First

CBC | CBC News | Posted 07.02.2016 | Canada Politics

"They're turning the page on these divisive social issues."

Tories Considering Leadership Bids Mull It Over At Convention

CP | Stephanie Levitz, The Canadian Press | Posted 05.29.2016 | Canada Politics

One of the factors for the party executive is money.

Althia Raj

Conservative Leadership Hopeful Wants To Modernize The Party

HuffingtonPost.com | Althia Raj | Posted 05.16.2016 | Canada Politics

“I’m running to attract new people to the party, and I’m very excited.”

Bernier Kicks Off Tory Leadership Campaign

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 05.16.2016 | Canada Politics

Maxime Bernier told a packed stadium Sunday morning he would run a small government if elected.

Zi-Ann Lum

Tories' Plan To Win In 2019? Pass 'Rich White Guys' Rep To Liberals

HuffingtonPost.com | Zi-Ann Lum | Posted 03.22.2016 | Canada Politics

We spent part of our weekend to hang out with 300 conservatives to get a sense of how the party wants 'reconnect' with Canadians.

These Federal Tories Are Testing The Waters For Leadership

CP | Stephanie Levitz, The Canadian Press | Posted 02.27.2016 | Canada Politics

Five potential hopefuls took the stage.

Tory MP Rips O'Leary's Trump-Like Politics

CBC | Kate Bueckert, CBC News | Posted 01.25.2016 | Canada Politics

The Conservative MP for Wellington-Halton Hills in Ontario says "the more the merrier" when it comes to potential party leadership contenders – exce...

There's An Early Frontrunner To Replace Harper, Poll Suggests

The Huffington Post Canada | Ryan Maloney | Posted 12.07.2015 | Canada Politics

The survey tested the support for nine potential Conservative Party leadership contenders.

Veteran MP Is King Of Tory Caucus... For Now

CP | Jennifer Ditchburn, The Canadian Press | Posted 10.29.2015 | Canada Politics

Deepak Obhrai says the role is somewhat ironic.

Reform Act Survives Senate Amendment Challenge

CP | Joan Bryden, The Canadian Press | Posted 06.22.2016 | Canada Politics

Michael Chong's Reform Act is designed to give MPs in a party caucus the power to trigger a leadership review, and to subsequently vote to oust their leader.

Tory Senators Move To Gut MP's Reform Bill

CP | Jennifer Ditchburn, The Canadian Press | Posted 06.19.2016 | Canada Politics

The Conservative MP's private member's bill was passed with the support of all parties in the House of Commons.

Tory MP's Reform Act Faces Rough Ride In Senate

CP | Jennifer Ditchburn, The Canadian Press | Posted 05.25.2016 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - Prospects are looking grim for Michael Chong's legislative baby, the Reform Act 2014.Conservative senators from Chong's caucus — along with...

It Would Be An Abomination If Senate Kills Reform Act: Tory MP

CP | Jennifer Ditchburn, The Canadian Press | Posted 05.13.2016 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - It's hard to imagine the perpetually upbeat Michael Chong in a bad mood, but the earnest Conservative MP has abandoned hiding his frustration...

Althia Raj

Tory MP To Senate: 'Time Is Running Out'

HuffingtonPost.com | Althia Raj | Posted 05.11.2015 | Canada Politics

"My view is that the Senate needs to do its job."

Tories' Bill C-51 Has A New Foe

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 03.27.2015 | Canada Business

The Harper government’s anti-terrorism bill has a new opponent: The Firefox web browser. The Mozilla project, the open-source software community ...

Tory MP Puts Himself At Odds With Harper Government Over Bill C-51

CP | Jim Bronskill, The Canadian Press | Posted 05.23.2015 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - Conservative MP Michael Chong is calling for stronger parliamentary scrutiny of intelligence agencies — putting himself squarely at odds wi...

Chong's Reform Act Passes House Vote

CP | Jennifer Ditchburn, The Canadian Press | Posted 04.26.2015 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - His zigzag journey has lasted more than a year, but Michael Chong has crossed one critical finish line in his bid to rebalance power between ...