Quebec Ndp

NDP Divided On Quebec

CP | Benjamin Shingler, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.03.2013 | Canada Politics

MONTREAL - New Democrats were divided Saturday about whether to set up a Quebec wing of their party that would add a left-leaning, federalist voice to...

Coming To Quebec

CBC | Posted 10.17.2012 | Canada Politics

Federal New Democratic Party Leader Tom Mulcair announced Quebecers will have the chance to vote for the party in the province's next election. ...

A Provincial NDP In Quebec?

CP | Andy Blatchford, The Canadian Press | Posted 10.17.2012 | Canada Politics

MONTREAL - Tom Mulcair says Quebecers will get a chance to vote New Democrat in the province's next election as the federal party looks to capitalize ...

NDP MPs Told To Keep Quiet

CP | Stephanie Levitz | Posted 04.30.2012 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA -- Young New Democrat MPs who likely once would have been among the thousands of Quebec students hoisting placards in opposition to higher tuit...

The NDP's Rookie 'Vegas' MP's Year Of Change

CP | Andy Blatchford, The Canadian Press | Posted 06.22.2012 | Canada Politics

LOUISEVILLE, Que. - Spend a day with rookie NDP MP Ruth Ellen Brosseau and witness the degree to which someone's life can change in 12 months.It was a...

Take a Good Look, Quebec Could Soon be Gone

Tony Kondaks | Posted 05.28.2012 | Canada Politics
Tony Kondaks

A March Leger Marketing poll found that 45 per cent of Quebecers responded that they would prefer that Quebec become an independent country. If that figure accurately reflects how Quebecers will vote in the next sovereignty referendum, it is 90 per cent of the way to 50 per cent plus one vote.

NDP Leadership Separatism

Zach Paikin | Posted 05.06.2012 | Canada Politics
Zach Paikin

Over the weekend I attended an official NDP leadership debate in Montreal and two candidates took time to reaffirm their support for Quebec sovereignty. Either these New Democrats really mean what they say -- in which case they are dangerous -- or they don't, and hence don't deserve the support of Canadians for lying about their beliefs on the quintessential issue of national unity. Take your pick.

Althia Raj

Quebec MP Defects To Liberals

HuffingtonPost.com | Althia Raj | Posted 03.11.2012 | Canada Politics

A newly elected NDP MP Lise St-Denis joined the Liberal caucus Tuesday, in a surprise move that the NDP said showed blatant disregard for democracy. ...

NDP Support Collapses In Quebec Without Layton

The Huffington Post Canada | Eric Grenier | Posted 12.16.2011 | Canada Politics

With an election years away, polls provide a reflection of what Canadians are thinking but have little bearing on what happens in the House of Commons...

Tide Turns On NDP's Orange Wave In Quebec: Poll

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 02.13.2012 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - A new poll suggests the tide has turned on the NDP's orange wave in Quebec.The Canadian Press Harris-Decima survey indicates the NDP's suppor...

Althia Raj

Topp Promises Clean Race As Supporters Attack Mulcair

HuffingtonPost.com | Althia Raj | Posted 11.23.2011 | Canada Politics

NDP leadership front-runner Brian Topp insisted Friday he wants a clean race, just as two of his supporters challenged the abilities of his potential ...

Althia Raj

Turmel On Lack Of Quebec Votes In NDP Leadership Contest

HuffingtonPost.com | Althia Raj | Posted 11.20.2011 | Canada Politics

The NDP's interim leader Nycole Turmel says she would be pleased to see a provincial wing of the NDP established in Quebec. Speaking to Huffington ...

Star Quebec MP Saganash Open To NDP Leadership Bid

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 11.02.2011 | Canada Politics

MONTREAL - One of the NDP's star Quebec candidates in the last election says he is not ruling out a run at the party's leadership.Romeo Saganash, a fo...

NDP Pushes For More Quebec Party Members

CBC | Posted 11.01.2011 | Canada

The interim leader of the federal NDP says Quebec MPs will be pushing to get more membership cards signed in the run up to the leadership...

Without Layton, Harper's Leadership Numbers Jump In Quebec

The Huffington Post Canada | Eric Grenier | Posted 10.30.2011 | Canada Politics

On the eve of Jack Layton’s death, the NDP still dominated the province that swung so decisively in its favour on May 2. But there are signs that...

Share, Don't Shred Say New Quebec NDP MPs

The Canadian Press | Posted 09.23.2011 | Canada Politics

THE CANADIAN PRESS -- MONTREAL - Along with a comfy seat in the House of Commons, incoming New Democrat MPs say they've also inherited empty file fold...