Ndp Senate

6 Key Moments From Mulcair's Mansbridge Interview

The Huffington Post Canada | Ryan Maloney | Posted 09.10.2015 | Canada Politics

"What gets me up every day is to try to make this a fairer society and play a positive role on the world stage and make this a better Canada."

Harper 'Threw In The Towel' On Senate Reform: Mulcair

CBC | CBC News | Posted 09.09.2016 | Canada Politics

NDP Leader Tom Mulcair, who has promised to work to abolish the Senate if elected prime minister, accuses Stephen Harper of abandoning his fight to ei...

Mulcair Seeks 'Clear Mandate' To Abolish Senate

CP | Joan Bryden, The Canadian Press | Posted 06.10.2016 | Canada Politics

"The Canadians that I meet from coast to coast to coast want to get rid of the Senate."

Althia Raj

NDP Fails To Strip $57M From Senate

HuffingtonPost.com | Althia Raj | Posted 06.09.2015 | Canada Politics

New Democrats want to defund the upper chamber.

Why Fixing The Senate Feels Impossible

CP | Joan Bryden, The Canadian Press | Posted 06.13.2015 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - Revelations from Mike Duffy's fraud trial and a looming audit report on the expense excesses of his fellow senators will doubtless fuel deman...

NDP Gets Cheesy At Duffy Trial

The Huffington Post Canada | Ryan Maloney | Posted 04.08.2015 | Canada Politics

New Democrats cheesed about Canada's beleaguered Senate treated journalists covering the trial of Mike Duffy to a snack that has, in some circles, com...

NDP MP: Tory Senator's Attack 'Misogynistic'

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 02.08.2014 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - A New Democrat MP has formally lodged a complaint against a Conservative senator for what she describes as a condescending, "misogynistic," p...

NDP Pulls Fast One On Harper's Big Day

CP | Joan Bryden, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - Prime Minister Stephen Harper will get little reprieve from the Senate expenses scandal now that a new session of Parliament has been launche...

NDP Issues Senate Challenge To Tories, Liberals

CP | Joan Bryden, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - The NDP is challenging Conservatives and Liberals to put an end to taxpayer-funded partisan work by senators.New Democrat ethics critic Charl...

Althia Raj

NDP MPs Preach Gospel Of Senate Abolition

HuffingtonPost.com | Althia Raj | Posted 09.19.2013 | Canada Politics

SASKATOON — It's Wednesday night, and about 50 people are gathered in a church basement near Saskatoon's trendy Broadway Avenue for a town hall on t...

Mulcair Launches Campaign To Kill 'Discredited' Senate

CBC | Posted 10.26.2013 | Canada Politics

NDP Leader Tom Mulcair launched a cross-country tour Monday to spread his party's message that the Senate should be abolished. Mulcair began his "ro...

Can Any One Of These Guys Really Fix The Senate?

The Huffington Post Canada | Eric Grenier | Posted 06.07.2013 | Canada Politics

The wrongdoing of a few senators has many Canadians asking: just what should we do about the place? Canada’s political leaders are asking themse...

Motion To Abolish Senate DEFEATED

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 05.06.2013 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - A hotly debated New Democrat motion to begin the process of abolishing the Senate went down to defeat Wednesday, and the NDP wasted little ti...

NDP's Topp Wants Senate Gone

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 03.11.2012 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - NDP leadership hopeful Brian Topp is advancing a new reason to abolish Canada's unelected Senate: its potential to paralyze a national New De...