Canada Throne Speech

Harper Economic Record Attacked

CP | Joan Bryden, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - Tom Mulcair and Justin Trudeau took turns Thursday assailing the Conservative government's economic record, trying to chip away at Prime Mini...

'Quanto's Law' Could Become A Reality

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada Alberta

OTTAWA - The federal government is signalling it will create new legislation to protect animals that work with police.In its speech from the throne We...

Let's Get This Party Started

CP | Terry Pedwell, The Canadian Press | Posted 12.15.2013 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - It's back to the business of politics in Ottawa today with a throne speech from the Harper Conservatives.But before that happens (5 p.m. ET),...

6 Things To Watch For In Throne Speech

CBC | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada Politics

The Conservative government is trying to put the focus on consumer issues in what is likely the last throne speech before a scheduled 2015 election. M...

GAME ON

CP | Terry Pedwell, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - MPs last seen in the parliamentary precinct at the end of June return to work Wednesday following Prime Minister Stephen Harper’s extension...

Harper In 'Nightmare Scenario,' NDP Say

The Huffington Post Canada | Althia Raj | Posted 10.13.2013 | Canada Politics

Consumer-friendly measures and jobs training are expected to trump Senate reform in this Wednesday’s speech from the throne to mark the return of Pa...

Senate Reform? Not Now, Insiders Say

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 12.10.2013 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - The disgraced Senate will serve as a backdrop for next week's throne speech and is bound to dominate debate during the fall sitting of Parlia...