Stephen Harper Legacy

Post-Harper, The Conservatives Still Don't Get It

Jerry Dias | Posted 08.31.2016 | Canada Politics
Jerry Dias

With Harper gone, you would think the Conservatives could return to providing a reasonable alternative for voters. If you thought that, you'd be wrong. We could go on all day about how Harper's tax cuts for corporations and the rich gutted the social programs and economic development that the rest of us depend on, or how his poorly negotiated trade deals put more power in the hand of corporations at the expense of jobs and a stable future for working Canadians, but the real point here is that these sorts of comments show just how out of touch the Conservative Party has become.

10 Ways Harper Left His Mark On Canada

The Huffington Post Canada | Ryan Maloney | Posted 08.29.2016 | Canada Politics

He famously stood up to Putin.

Harper May Have Left The Building For Good

CBC | Catherine Cullen, CBC News | Posted 06.23.2016 | Canada Politics

At the end of a long hallway in Parliament's centre block, one office is crowded with stacks of boxes, roll after roll of packing tape and a few of th...

Harper Serves Last Day As Prime Minister

CP | Stephanie Levitz, The Canadian Press | Posted 11.03.2016 | Canada Politics

He reached out to a public service which his government had a tense relationship with for the last nine years.

Canadians Mixed On Harper Legacy, Poll Suggests

The Huffington Post Canada | Ryan Maloney | Posted 11.02.2015 | Canada Politics

About 39 per cent said the failures of the Harper government will outweigh successes in the long run.

Harper Lauded, Mocked With #ThankYouStephenHarper

The Huffington Post Canada | Ryan Maloney | Posted 10.20.2015 | Canada Politics

Some took to Twitter to celebrate his record. Others, to bash it.

How Do You Like Him Now?

CP | Bruce Cheadle, The Canadian Press | Posted 02.26.2013 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - Stephen Harper, we hardly know you.Almost seven years after Harper led his Conservatives to office and ended more than a decade of uninterrup...