Stephen Harper Quebec

Harper Says He's Not Taking Any Votes For Granted

CP | Stephanie Levitz, The Canadian Press | Posted 10.15.2016 | Canada Politics

While his chief opponent, Justin Trudeau, is out asking voters to give his Liberal party a majority, Harper — burned in 2004 for making similar late-campaign remarks — isn't following suit.

NDP's Quebec Drop Seriously Hurts Mulcair's Chances: Projections

The Huffington Post Canada | Bryan Breguet | Posted 10.03.2015 | Canada Politics

How can they stop the slide?

Harper Predicts 'Nice Surprise'

CP | Stephanie Levitz, The Canadian Press | Posted 10.02.2016 | Canada Politics

"I haven't seen this kind of energy since the Conservative blue wave I was on in 2006."

Leaders Get Last Major Stage To Sway Quebecers

CP | Jennifer Ditchburn, The Canadian Press | Posted 10.01.2015 | Canada Politics

In recent weeks, the NDP's polling numbers in the province have softened, opening up the possibility of unexpected gains for their rivals.

Tories Would Introduce Another Mandatory Minimum Sentence

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 10.01.2016 | Canada Politics

Harper is back in Quebec to prepare for the final French language leaders' debate.

Harper Enters French Debate With Only Duceppe As Potential Partner

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 09.24.2016 | Canada Politics

Stephen Harper doesn't have a reputation as a gambler, but his 2015 federal election call is shaping up as an all-or-nothing bet on another Conservative majority.

How Harper Aims To Keep 5 Quebec Seats

CP | Allison Jones, The Canadian Press | Posted 09.24.2016 | Canada Politics

His niqab gambit is appealing to the Tory base in that province.

Harper Talks Terrorism On 9/11 Anniversary

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 09.11.2016 | Canada Politics

Harper says he would renew a federal initiative aimed at countering terrorism and radicalization in Canada.

Harper Hoping To Make Dent In Quebec

CP | Giuseppe Valiante, The Canadian Press | Posted 08.16.2016 | Canada Politics

In 2008, the Conservatives took almost all the seats in and around Quebec City.

There's 'Not One Star' Among Quebec NDP Caucus: Harper

The Huffington Post Canada | Ryan Maloney | Posted 08.03.2015 | Canada Politics

"... the most inefficient, ineffective group we’ve ever seen," he said.

Harper Urges Canada To Stay Course, Trudeau Urges Opposite

CP | Andy Blatchford, The Canadian Press | Posted 08.03.2016 | Canada Politics

LAVAL, Que. -- One day after Stephen Harper crashed a Liberal stronghold in Montreal, Justin Trudeau returned the favour Monday, rallying supporters i...

Harper Makes Pitch For Quebec Votes

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 06.24.2016 | Canada Politics

Harper says Quebecers tell him they want to save money, pay less taxes, have safe communities, be protected from terrorist threats and ensure that newcomers uncover their faces when they take the citizenship oath.

Tories Look To Quebec To Restock Depleted Bench

CP | Stephanie Levitz, The Canadian Press | Posted 06.18.2016 | Canada Politics

Dominic Therrien is a former player for the Atlanta Braves baseball team turned immigration lawyer running in the riding of Trois Rivieres.

Harper Rules Out TV Consortium Debate

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 05.22.2016 | Canada Politics

GROSSE-ILE, - Prime Minister Stephen Harper reiterated Friday he will not take part in a national English debate that would be broadcast by the major ...

Tories Target Riding Lost By 9 Votes

CP | Stephanie Levitz, The Canadian Press | Posted 05.21.2016 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - Among the seats the NDP captured in Quebec during the last election was a riding won by only nine votes — and the Conservatives want it bac...

Influential Jewish Group Toasts Harper

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 05.20.2016 | Canada Politics

MONTREAL - Prime Minister Stephen Harper returned to Quebec on Thursday hoping to make major inroads in this fall's federal election.One of those gain...

Will High-Profile Candidates Help Tories Regain Lost Quebec Seats?

CP | Giuseppe Valiante, The Canadian Press | Posted 06.26.2015 | Canada Politics

VICTORIAVILLE, Que. - When a popular Quebec mayor recently announced he was running for the federal Conservatives in this fall's election, the gatheri...

Don't Look Now, But Tories Are Making Big Moves In Quebec

The Huffington Post Canada | Ryan Maloney | Posted 04.13.2015 | Canada Politics

Stephen Harper proved in 2011 that he could win a majority government without much help from Quebec. Four years later, however, federal Conservativ...

Tories Land Another Star Quebec Candidate

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 06.09.2015 | Canada Politics

VICTORIAVILLE, - The federal Tories have landed themselves another high-profile candidate in Quebec.A Conservative source tells The Canadian Press tha...

Harper Headed For New Battle With Top Court?

CP | Mike Blanchfield, The Canadian Press | Posted 05.26.2015 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - The Harper government may be headed for another political collision with the Supreme Court of Canada, which is set to rule Friday on the fate...

Tories Aim To Keep Repeat Offenders Behind Bars Longer

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 04.14.2015 | Canada Politics

VICTORIAVILLE, Que. - The federal government will introduce legislation aimed at preventing repeat offenders from being released after serving two-thi...

Harper's Quebec Lieutenant To Union Leaders: Bring It On

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 03.22.2015 | Canada Politics

MONTREAL - Quebec's largest labour group should get its members to run in the federal election campaign if it wants to rid the province of the Tories,...

Tories Aim For Breakthrough In Anti-Tory City

CP | Giuseppe Valiante, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.15.2015 | Canada Politics

MONTREAL - The Conservatives' best chance at breaking into notoriously anti-Tory Montreal appears to be in a longtime Liberal bastion that was represe...

Scottish Referendum Lessons Were Flagged For Harper: Memo

CP | Jim Bronskill, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.09.2015 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - On the eve of a nail-biting referendum on Scottish independence, Canada's top public servant counselled Stephen Harper on the possible implic...

Harper: Falling Oil Prices Won't Derail Balanced Budget

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 02.15.2015 | Canada Politics

QUEBEC - Falling oil prices will reduce Ottawa's fiscal flexibility but will not prevent the government from posting a balanced budget next year, Prim...