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Althia Raj

Canada Has No Interest In Annexing This Paradise

HuffingtonPost.com | Althia Raj | Posted 05.26.2014 | Canada Politics

Ottawa says it sees no benefit in annexing the Caribbean islands of Turks and Caicos. In an email Saturday, Foreign Affairs spokesman Claude Rochon...

Tory MP To Harper: Get Involved In Quebec Election

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 03.12.2014 | Canada Politics

A long-time Tory MP is a member of a group urging Prime Minister Stephen Harper to get involved in the Quebec election or risk the possibility of a th...

Tory MP Drops Bid To Force Vote On Abortion

CBC | Kady O'Malley, CBC News | Posted 04.05.2014 | Canada Politics

If you listen carefully, you may be able to hear a quiet collective sigh of relief emanating from Langevin Block this week, as the prime minister&apos...

Althia Raj

Conservative MP To Governor General: Disallow Tory Motions

HuffingtonPost.com | Althia Raj | Posted 10.25.2013 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA — Conservative MP Peter Goldring wants the Governor General of Canada to disallow motions from his own government that seek to suspend three ...

Canada's 11th Province? Dream On

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 07.22.2013 | Canada Politics

A long-shot bid to have tropical paradise Turks and Caicos become Canada’s 11th province appears to have suffered a huge setback. Conservative MP...

Canada's 11th Province?

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 03.18.2014 | Canada Politics

Picture a tropical paradise with majestic, turquoise waters, gorgeous beaches and arching palm trees. Nice, right? Now, imagine if that destinat...

Running For Mayor?

The Huffington Post Alberta | Posted 08.07.2013 | Canada Alberta

EDMONTON - Alberta Justice says it will not appeal the verdict for an Alberta MP who was found not guilty of failing to provide a breath sample during...

Back In The Tory Caucus

CBC | Posted 08.06.2013 | Canada Alberta

Edmonton member of Parliament Peter Goldring will rejoin the Conservative caucus after being acquitted of not giving a breath sample in a drinking and...

Verdict In MP's Drunk Driving Trial

CP | By Bob Weber, The Canadian Press | Posted 08.06.2013 | Canada Alberta

EDMONTON - An Alberta MP has been found not guilty of failing to provide a breath sample during a police checkstop and is being welcomed back into the...

Don't Believe The Cops: Lawyer In MPs DUI Case

CP | Chris Purdy, The Canadian Press | Posted 06.16.2013 | Canada Alberta

EDMONTON - A provincial court judge must decide who to believe — an Edmonton MP who claims police botched his arrest and smeared his character, or o...

MP Questioned Police Authority During Arrested

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 03.20.2013 | Canada Alberta

EDMONTON - An Edmonton MP says he's happy he had his day in court to explain how a quick, cold beer led to his arrest and a charge of refusing a breat...

MP Refused To Co-Operate During Arrest: Officer

CP | Bob Weber, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.19.2013 | Canada Alberta

EDMONTON - The lawyer for an Edmonton MP charged with not providing a breath sample is trying to raise questions about the circumstances of the arrest...

More Bad News For MP Facing Breathalyzer Charge

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 02.12.2013 | Canada Alberta

EDMONTON - An Edmonton MP won't be getting access to all police radio communications on the night he was arrested for refusing to provide a breath sam...

Althia Raj

Musical Chairs In The House

HuffingtonPost.com | Althia Raj | Posted 01.30.2012 | Canada Politics

It is musical chairs in the chamber once again. A new seating chart was circulated Monday morning showing former NDP MP Lise St-Denis' new spot wit...

MP Claims He Only Had One Beer

CBC | Posted 03.26.2012 | Canada Politics

Edmonton MP Peter Goldring told reporters he had consumed only one beer the night police pulled him over as a suspected drunk driver in e...

MP Facing Breathalyzer Charge Changes Party Affiliation

CBC | Posted 03.04.2012 | Canada Politics

Edmonton MP Peter Goldring has changed his caucus affiliation to "Civil Libertarian" after leaving the Conservative caucus because of a c...

Tory MP Quits Caucus Over Drunk Driving Charge

CBC | Posted 02.04.2012 | Canada Politics

Edmonton MP Peter Goldring withdrew from the Conservative caucus Monday. A government source said Goldring is leaving the cau...