Tom Mulcair

Mulcair Non-Committal About 2 High-Profile Debates

CBC | James Cudmore, CBC News | Posted 08.05.2015 | Canada Politics

NDP Leader Tom Mulcair says he has not yet agreed to participate in two high-profile English language leaders' debates, despite promises from the orga...

Harper Looking 'Weak': Mulcair

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 08.04.2015 | Canada Politics

The NDP leader makes his campaign-trail debut.

Mulcair Launches 'Campaign For Change'

CP | Kristy Kirkup, The Canadian Press | Posted 08.02.2015 | Canada Politics

"In each of the last three elections, Conservatives have been convicted of wrongdoing."

BEST FUNDRAISING QUARTER EVER

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 07.31.2015 | Canada Politics

The NDP really flexed its fundraising muscles.

Mulcair Says Hello In 'Quebec's Pantry'

CP | Giuseppe Valiante, The Canadian Press | Posted 07.30.2015 | Canada Politics

"The NDP is interesting."

Harper, Saskatchewan And The Senate: Why Policy Came Now

CP | Stephanie Levitz | Posted 07.25.2015 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA — When the Calgary Stampede ends and the last pancakes are flipped, the white cowboy hats put away in their boxes, Stephen Harper usually hea...

NDP Leader Mulcair Makes Pitch In Ontario Battleground Ridings

CBC | Posted 07.23.2015 | Canada Politics

It's not quite the election campaign — but it sure feels like it, as NDP Leader Tom Mulcair pushes through battleground ridings in Ontario in ...

Mulcair Invokes WWII To Slam Harper's Approach To Climate Change

The Huffington Post Canada | Ryan Maloney | Posted 07.22.2015 | Canada Politics

"In the Second World War, the same argument could have been made. 'Oh, we only represent a couple of per cent of the forces.' But we knew that we had a job to do. This is a battle that the world has to take on."

Trudeau's Plan for the Middle Class Will Reduce Inequality in Canada

Stephane Dion | Posted 07.22.2015 | Canada Politics
Stephane Dion

Reducing inequalities, if well done as per the progressive Trudeau Plan, will benefit our economy; increasing inequality -- the regressive Harper or Mulcair way -- will only harm it. A strong economy, a just society, a healthy environment: why should we have to choose? If we make the right decisions, we can better achieve all of these goals, precisely because we will not have given up on any of them. Trudeau's plan for fairness to the middle class is one of those good decisions Canadians have to make, in the interest of all.

Mulcair On Defensive About Quebec Policy

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 07.23.2015 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - Tom Mulcair found himself on the defensive Monday over his party's policy on Quebec secession as he kick-started an eight-day pre-election to...

Canada Needs More Political Parties

Quito Maggi | Posted 07.17.2015 | Canada Politics
Quito Maggi

Coalitions are part of our democracy, part of many democracies. Politicians who don't believe in coalitions are like lawyers who don't believe in the law. All of our federal leader have shied away from this aspect of our democracy and shame on them for it.

Why the NDP Is Leading in the Polls

Gabriel Yiu | Posted 07.16.2015 | Canada Politics
Gabriel Yiu

Canadians now realize that the most likely party that could defeat the federal Conservatives and bring real change is the NDP. As a result, we could see from the recent polls that support for the Liberals is withering whereas that for the Conservatives is stagnant, and that for the NDP is rising.

The Economist Thinks Mulcair Is An Angry, Angry Man

The Huffington Post Canada | Zi-Ann Lum | Posted 07.15.2015 | Canada Politics

British magazine dissects his supposed “hot Hibernian temper"

3 Surprising Things We Learned About Mulcair From His New Book

The Huffington Post Canada | Althia Raj | Posted 07.15.2015 | Canada Politics

No. 2: The NDP Leader calls himself ‘not crafty at all.’

Why Election Campaigns Are Like Shark Week

Quito Maggi | Posted 07.10.2015 | Canada Politics
Quito Maggi

To put it in its simplest terms, this election will be like a feeding frenzy -- there is blood in the water and the sharks are circling. There is definitely a megashark in the water, he is ready to rip and tear his opponents apart to assert his role as the apex megashark. He's a shark, it's what they do.

Liberals Getting Their Groove Back, Polls Suggest

The Huffington Post Canada | Zi-Ann Lum | Posted 07.04.2015 | Canada Politics

“This is going to be a very interesting election.”

Mulcair Vows To Be 'Champion' Of Canadian Manufacturing

CP | Colin Perkel, The Canadian Press | Posted 06.16.2015 | Canada Business

TORONTO - Opposition Leader Tom Mulcair touted the strong record New Democrats have had when it comes to balancing budgets in a major speech Tuesday t...

Mulcair, Union Leaders Butt Heads Over Senate's Powers

CP | Joan Bryden, The Canadian Press | Posted 06.12.2015 | Canada Politics

"I'm a New Democrat ... I'd be happy if we didn't have a Senate," said one union boss.

Pollster Warns Of 'Massive Reset' When Election Called

CP | Bruce Cheadle, The Canadian Press | Posted 05.28.2015 | Canada Politics

There's an orange ripple that's forcing Canadians to take a second-look at the NDP, pollsters say.

NDP, Liberals Release New Election Ads

The Huffington Post Canada | Mohamed Omar | Posted 05.25.2015 | Canada Politics

Canada's federal election is less than five months away, but the political advertisement season seems to have already started. The federal NDP and ...

Mulcair's Autobiography To Hit Shelves 3 Months Before Election

CP | Joan Bryden, The Canadian Press | Posted 05.21.2015 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - Tom Mulcair has written an autobiography scheduled for release just three months before Canadians go to the polls.His memoirs, entitled Stren...

Political Events And Official Business: A Popular Combo

CP | Jennifer Ditchburn, The Canadian Press | Posted 05.17.2015 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - Announcement, political rally, photo-op, political rally, announcement, repeat as needed.The prime minister's travel agenda these days is a n...

NDP Ad Offers Glimpse Of Mulcair's Personal Life

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 06.30.2015 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - Federal New Democrats are bringing out a new ad that gives glimpses into Tom Mulcair's personal life.The online ad is ostensibly aimed at pro...

Tory MP Accuses Mulcair Of Dropping 'F-Bomb'

The Huffington Post Canada | Ryan Maloney | Posted 04.23.2015 | Canada Politics

NDP House Leader Peter Julian called the charge "unbelievable."

Mulcair Says Niqab Debate A Matter For Courts, Not Politicians

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 05.17.2015 | Canada Politics

MONTREAL - Questions surrounding the wearing of the niqab should be dealt with by the courts and not by politicians, NDP Leader Tom Mulcair said Tuesd...