Tories Left $97M Unspent On Social Services

Tories Left $97M Unspent On Social Services

CBC  05. 7.2015
The Harper government's promises to help jobless youth, the disabled, immigrants and illiterate adults fell short last year by almost $100...
Tories Extend Deadline To Apply For Key Benefit

Tories Extend Deadline To Apply For Key Benefit

Althia Raj  05. 1.2015
TORONTO — The Conservative government has extended the application deadline for a benefit that is a key plank of its election platform...
Poilievre Mocked After Tweet Gets It So Very Wrong

Poilievre Mocked After Tweet Gets It So Very Wrong

Ryan Maloney  04.17.2015
A cabinet minister's tweet about "hundreds of millions" of Canadian families has sparked both mockery and calls for the speedy return of...

Feds Trying To Track Down 200,000 Families Eligible For Money

CP  04.16.2015
TORONTO - The federal government is trying to track down an estimated 200,000 families who are eligible to receive money under its expanded...
Poilievre Won't Help Cancer Victim

Poilievre Won't Help Cancer Victim

CP  04. 2.2015
OTTAWA - Employment Minister Pierre Poilievre will not intervene to ensure a terminally ill Alberta man denied Canada Pension Plan disability...
Income-Splitting Plan Will Cost $2.2 Billion: Budget Watchdog

Income-Splitting Plan Will Cost $2.2 Billion: Budget Watchdog

Sunny Freeman  03.17.2015
Plan will be expensive and will cut jobs, but won't do anything for poor families, finds Parliamentary Budget Officer
Poilievre Takes On Key To Tory Election Win

Poilievre Takes On Key To Tory Election Win

CBC  02.11.2015
If the Conservatives plan to make jobs, the economy and the war on terror the main issues in the 2015 election campaign, a 35-year-old...
Harper Unveils Major Changes To His Cabinet

Harper Unveils Major Changes To His Cabinet

CP  02. 9.2015
OTTAWA - Jason Kenney isn't known for holding his fire on the subject of radical Islam — and now he's in charge of whether the Canadian...
New Tory Bill Would Suppress Votes, NDP Charge

New Tory Bill Would Suppress Votes, NDP Charge

Althia Raj  02. 3.2015
OTTAWA — The Conservative government’s new election bill will result in voter suppression for Canadian citizens who live abroad, the...
Feds Fight To Deny Long-Term Expats The Vote

Feds Fight To Deny Long-Term Expats The Vote

CP  01. 5.2015
TORONTO - The right of long-term expats to vote in federal elections goes before Ontario's top court Tuesday, as Ottawa fights a ruling...
Poilievre Shrugs Off Criticism Of Latest Voting Law Changes

Poilievre Shrugs Off Criticism Of Latest Voting Law Changes

Althia Raj  12.11.2014
OTTAWA — Democratic Reform Minister Pierre Poilievre defended his changes to the election law Thursday by saying that he is not aware...

Tories' New Election Law Changes Could Hurt Liberals, Data Suggests

Althia Raj  12.10.2014
OTTAWA — The federal government is making it more difficult for Canadian expats to vote, a move that is likely to suppress Liberal party...
Elections Canada Split Cost $2.9M

Elections Canada Split Cost $2.9M

CP  11.24.2014
OTTAWA - A Conservative government decision to move the office that investigates election fraud out from under the roof of Elections Canada...
'Anti-Democratic' Fair Elections Act Headed For Court Challenge

'Anti-Democratic' Fair Elections Act Headed For Court Challenge

CP  10. 9.2014
OTTAWA - The Council of Canadians and the Canadian Federation of Students will ask the courts to overturn parts of the Harper government's...