Stephen Harper Abortion

Althia Raj

Tories To Settle Old Scores While Plotting Future Without Harper | Althia Raj | Posted 05.26.2016 | Canada Politics

They face bitter disputes over same-sex marriage and abortion.

Liberals Becoming 'Government Of Death': Conservative MP

The Huffington Post Canada | Ryan Maloney | Posted 05.12.2016 | Canada Politics

Arnold Viersen addressed an anti-abortion rally on Parliament Hill.

Ghosts Of Harper's Past Surface

CP | Stephanie Levitz, The Canadian Press | Posted 10.03.2015 | Canada Politics

The Conservative leader had to defend his position on abortion at the final French debate.

Liberals Fire Back At Anti-Abortion Groups

The Huffington Post Canada | Ryan Maloney | Posted 03.13.2015 | Canada Politics

Federal Liberals have fired back at two anti-abortion groups embarking on a national campaign to warn Canadians that Justin Trudeau is an "extremist."...

Tories Taking Eyes Off The Ball With Talk Of Sex And Drugs

The Huffington Post Canada | Eric Grenier | Posted 07.18.2014 | Canada Politics

It is a trite and mostly meaningless talking point, but the Conservatives do best when they are "focusing on the economy." But that focus seems to be ...

Tory MPs Predict Boost From Trudeau's Abortion Stand

CP | Jennifer Ditchburn, The Canadian Press | Posted 07.22.2014 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - Some Conservative MPs say they'll likely be helped in the next election by Justin Trudeau's recent pro-choice edict for Liberal candidates, w...

Harper Takes Shot At Trudeau Over Abortion Stance

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 07.15.2014 | Canada Politics

NEW MARYLAND, N.B. - The prime minister says he has no plans to reopen the abortion debate after the Liberals asked Ottawa to intervene to determine w...

Harper Silencing Anti-Abortion Protesters?

CBC | Posted 07.08.2013 | Canada Politics

Organizers of this year's March for Life events were on Parliament Hill Wednesday accusing Prime Minister Stephen Harper of shutting down any form of ...

Harper's Dilemma

CP | Bruce Cheadle, The Canadian Press | Posted 05.27.2013 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - Former MP Paul Szabo remembers the day he jammed a stick in the spokes of his own majority Liberal government's bill on reproductive technolo...

Why Rebel Tory MPs Might Regret Challenging Haprer

Keith Beardsley | Posted 05.27.2013 | Canada Politics
Keith Beardsley

This so called revolt is about the Prime Minister not allowing certain MPs to push their views on abortion. This will change the tone of the debate within caucus. It can be as divisive an issue internally as it is publicly. How well have the rebellious MPs thought this through?

Harper Faces Mini-Revolt Over Alleged 'Muzzling'

CP | Joan Bryden, The Canadian Press | Posted 05.26.2013 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - A growing contingent of Conservative MPs lashed out at their own government Tuesday in a rare show of rebellion against the party discipline ...

Anti-Abortion MP Heckled By Protester Dressed As Vagina

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 03.15.2013 | Canada Politics

A lecture by Conservative MP Stephen Woodworth came to an abrupt and bizarre end at the University of Waterloo on Wednesday night. Protesters — incl...

Anti-Abortion Motion On Hold Until The Fall

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 06.06.2012 | Canada Politics

The Tories, like any other political party, are no stranger to voting against motions that don't fit in with the party's mandate. But it's not often S...

Anti-Abortionists To Harper: This Debate Isn't Over

CBC | Posted 07.09.2012 | Canada Politics

Anti-abortion activists say they have a message for Prime Minister Stephen Harper as they gather today for an annual demonstration on Parliament Hill:...

Where The Parties Stand On Abortion

CBC | Posted 06.26.2012 | Canada Politics

Despite Stephen Harper's determination not to reopen the abortion debate, the issue is back in the parliamentary spotlight as MPs consider whether to ...

Harper Says He'll Vote Against Abortion-Related Motion

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 06.25.2012 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - Prime Minister Stephen Harper said Thursday he'll vote against a motion introduced by one of his MPs that has reignited the national abortion...

MPs Set To Debate Abortion Rights

CBC | Posted 06.25.2012 | Canada Politics

Abortion rights are at the centre of a debate set for this afternoon as MPs consider whether to hold a special committee to look at when human life be...

Althia Raj

Tory MP Pushes For Fresh Debate On Abortion | Althia Raj | Posted 02.06.2012 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA — A Conservative MP is proposing a roundabout way of reopening the abortion debate, despite the Harper government's insistence that it has no...