Tom Mulcair

'Unacceptable' That Liberals May Not Increase CBC Budget: Mulcair

CP | Nicole Thompson, The Canadian Press | Posted 02.01.2016 | Canada Politics

The government promised to raise the CBC's budget by $150 million.

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NDP Members Vent Frustrations On 'Bad Campaign'

HuffingtonPost.com | Althia Raj | Posted 01.23.2016 | Canada Politics

A defeated MP says he isn't sure if Mulcair should stay on as leader.

Mulcair Gives Example Of Where NDP Fell Short In 2015

CP | Kristy Kirkup, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.20.2016 | Canada Politics

What was going on behind the scenes?

Mulcair Says He Is Taking Nothing For Granted

CP | Kristy Kirkup, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.20.2016 | Canada Politics

The party is preparing for a caucus retreat in Montebello, Que., this week.

Mulcair Pays 'Space Oddity' Tribute To Bowie

The Huffington Post Canada | Zi-Ann Lum | Posted 01.11.2016 | Canada Politics

"The stars indeed look very different today."

Mulcair Needs To Go, Says High-Profile Ontario MPP

The Huffington Post Canada | Ryan Maloney | Posted 01.06.2016 | Canada Politics

Cheri DiNovo is publicly urging the NDP leader to call it quits.

Top 5 Political Newsmakers Of 2015

CBC | Posted 12.29.2015 | Canada Politics

It should come as no surprise to any political observer that the biggest news story of 2015 was the federal election.

5 Challenges For Thomas Mulcair In 2016

CP | Kristy Kirkup, The Canadian Press | Posted 12.28.2015 | Canada Politics

Mulcair says he is still committed to leading the NDP despite a devastating election outcome.

Paris Climate Deal Makes History: Environment Minister

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 12.13.2015 | Canada Politics

Hard work at home comes next, Catherine McKenna wrote on Twitter.

NDP Director To Become Rachel Notley's Deputy Chief Of Staff

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 11.27.2015 | Canada Alberta

McGrath has known Notley for two decades.

Mulcair Urges Liberals To Include Lone Syrian Men

The Huffington Post Canada | Ryan Maloney | Posted 11.24.2015 | Canada Politics

"The politics of fear and division appear to be resurfacing."

Justin Trudeau Is No Rock Star

David Martin | Posted 11.19.2015 | Canada Politics
David Martin

To attribute Justin Trudeau's ascendancy to a rock star phenomenon such as his father Pierre Trudeau experienced back in 1968 is to misread current Canadian politics. What happened, in fact, was less a cult of personality than a national plebiscite on the rule of the much-hated incumbent, Stephen Harper.

NDP Names Critics

CP | Kristy Kirkup | Posted 11.12.2015 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA — Tom Mulcair will rely on veteran members of his team to help the NDP flex its muscles in Parliament, despite its reduced strength. Mulc...

B.C. Was A Bright Spot In Disappointing Campaign: Mulcair

CP | Geordon Omand, The Canadian Press | Posted 11.08.2015 | Canada British Columbia

"I am so honoured to have led this party through this federal election and so humbled in front of the effort that was deployed here in British Columbia,'' Mulcair said.

NDP MPs Meet For The First Time Since Election Defeat

CP | Kristy Kirkup, The Canadian Press | Posted 11.04.2015 | Canada Politics

The new caucus, made up of just 44 members, includes 16 rookies.

Diminished NDP Ready To Start Over

CP | Terry Pedwell, The Canadian Press | Posted 11.01.2015 | Canada Politics

Despite being forced back to third-party status by voters the party is poised to start over with a lot of fresh, young blood.

Mulcair Asks Ex-MPs To Reflect On What Went Wrong

CP | Fannie Olivier, The Canadian Press | Posted 10.29.2015 | Canada Politics

He stays he intends to lead the party into the next election.

Trudeau Invites May, Other Federal Leaders To UN Climate Summit

CP Politics | Joan Bryden | Posted 10.24.2015 | Canada Politics

The premiers of all the provinces and territories that aren't facing an election this fall have also agreed to accompany Trudeau.

NDP Caucus Remains 'Optimistic', Plans For Return To Parliament

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 10.23.2015 | Canada Politics

"For sure there's a sense of loss, but beer doesn't taste good if you keep crying in it."

Mulcair Signals He's Not Going Anywhere

The Huffington Post Canada | Ryan Maloney | Posted 10.23.2015 | Canada Politics

The NDP leader emailed supporters and referenced beginning the "next chapter."

NDP Insiders: Scope Of Party's Loss Just Starting To Sink In

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 10.20.2015 | Canada Politics

The soul-searching is underway among members of the NDP after the stunning collapse of their vote in the federal election.

Front Pages On Liberal Victory

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 10.20.2015 | Canada Politics

Some of the front pages from Tuesday's online and print editions.

Mulcair: I Accept Liberal Majority 'With Full Humility'

The Huffington Post Canada | Zi-Ann Lum | Posted 10.20.2015 | Canada Politics

“It is clear there are major differences between our respective parties,” said the NDP leader.

Mulcair In Montreal To Check Out NDP's Electoral Machinery

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 10.19.2015 | Canada Politics

Mulcair visited a zone house, which serves as a regional command post for volunteers who help mobilize the vote.

Trudeau Turfs Harper's Tories

CP | Bruce Cheadle, The Canadian Press | Posted 10.20.2015 | Canada Politics

The stunning victory makes Trudeau, 43, Canada's first dynastic prime minister.