Sheila Copps

She's a Good Sheila

David Gratzer | Posted 03.18.2012 | Canada Politics
David Gratzer

Canadians often grumble about their politicians. We are quick to blame Ottawa, and sometimes rightly so. But in the commitment of people like Sheila Copps, we should also remember that we are also very lucky. Political life is hard; the dedication of people like Copps is important.

Liberal Convention Diary: Wrap-up

Martha Hall Findlay | Posted 03.17.2012 | Canada Politics
Martha Hall Findlay

After some much-needed sleep, I can now comment on the extraordinary things that happened this weekend at the Liberal Convention. One, the hugely positive buzz of a political party bent on renewal, and the buzz from the results of votes on policy and on people that contributed to that sense of renewal, were amazing. The vote to include "supporters" and not just members in deciding the next Leader is one I'm proud to say I voted for.

Mike Crawley's Business Record Proves He's No Man of the People

John Laforet | Posted 03.13.2012 | Canada Politics
John Laforet

Mike Crawley's day job as chief of International Power Canada poses a significant risk to the Liberal Party and makes his calls for grassroots inclusion ring hollow. His power company has had a devastating impact on Ontario residents who are forced to live in the shadow of Crawley's work.

Althia Raj

Sheila Copps Wants Liberal Party Presidency

HuffingtonPost.com | Althia Raj | Posted 11.07.2011 | Canada Politics

Former Liberal cabinet and deputy prime minister Sheila Copps has officially announced she is throwing her hat in the ring to become President of the ...

Copps: 'Keep Your Mouths Shut And Your Ears Open'

The Huffington Post | Alan Adams | Posted 08.06.2011 | Canada Politics

Sheila Copps has some blunt advice for Canada’s 111 rookie MPs, many of whom are as young and fresh-faced as she was in the 1980s when she made head...