Tom Mulcair

Leaders In Quebec As Final Weekend Looms

CP | Posted 10.15.2015 | Canada Politics

All three major party leaders will campaign in Quebec today, targeting ridings in a key battleground that helped turn the tide for the NDP in 2011.

The Definitive List of Voting Dos and Don'ts

Marcello Cabezas | Posted 10.13.2015 | Canada Politics
Marcello Cabezas

Without sounding obvious, it all starts and stops with you. Your behaviour does impact what will happen. How you choose to discuss issues with others does have influence. How you choose to collect information to inform your decision does inspire the end result. And in the end, it does come down to this. Choose to vote and something will happen. Choose not to vote and something different will happen.

Mulcair Says There's Bad Blood Between Him And Trudeau

CP | Murray Brewster, The Canadian Press | Posted 10.13.2015 | Canada Politics

With polls suggesting a possible Liberal minority government, the NDP leader faced renewed questions Tuesday about the extent he was prepared to go to work with other parties.

Mulcair Says He Doesn't Pay Any Attention To Polls

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 10.12.2015 | Canada Politics

He's in both British Columbia and Saskatchewan where his party hopes to make gains, delivering a message that the shortest path to defeating Stephen Harper's Conservatives is with the NDP, not the Liberals.

Mulcair Says He's The Only Leader That Would Stop TPP

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 10.11.2015 | Canada Politics

The NDP also rolled out a new ad urging voters to "stop Harper and his TPP.''

NDP Defence Promises Could Make Party Top Military Spender

CP | Murray Brewster | Posted 10.11.2015 | Canada Politics

VICTORIA — It looks good on paper and has a certain nostalgic appeal for left-leaning voters, but the NDP pledge to make Canada once again the top w...

NDP Zeroes In On Trudeau

The Canadian Press | Posted 10.08.2015 | Canada Politics

"Justin Trudeau's Liberals stood with Stephen Harper on C-51, and now they will join with him again to help cut jobs in our tourism, agriculture and auto sectors,'' Mulcair said.

What Happens If None Of The Parties Wins A Majority?

CBC | Posted 10.07.2015 | Canada Politics

With the election less than two weeks away, most election polls show the Conservatives and Liberals in a tight race with neither winning the majorit...

Mulcair Pledges Billions For Aboriginal Education

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 10.07.2015 | Canada Politics

Mulcair promised to forge a new relationship with aboriginal governments during an appearance at a special election campaign forum hosted by the Assembly of First Nations.

Election Campaign Pitting Veterans Against Veterans: Advocates

CP | Murray Brewster, The Canadian Press | Posted 10.06.2015 | Canada Politics

Veterans advocates say the nasty, personal attacks of the federal election campaign are driving an unprecedented wedge among the country's community of ex-soldiers, the likes of which haven't been since the 1920s.

It's Long Past Time for Harper to Go

Hassan Arif | Posted 10.05.2015 | Canada Politics
Hassan Arif

Stephen Harper is campaigning on fear, using the niqab as a wedge issue scapegoating Muslims. It is no coincidence that a senior adviser on the Conservative campaign is an Australian strategist known for dogwhistle politics against cultural minorities.

Only NDP Will Stand Up To Harper On TPP: Mulcair

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 10.04.2015 | Canada Politics

"The NDP, when we form government on Oct. 19, will not be bound by this secret government that Mr. Harper has been negotiating."

Fahmy Wants Canada To Do More For Citizens Detained Abroad

CP | Diana Mehta, The Canadian Press | Posted 10.04.2015 | Canada Politics

"Our trial should be a case study that could benefit so many."

NDP Will Defend Quebec Farms, Ontario Manufacturing: Mulcair

CP | Colin Perkel, The Canadian Press | Posted 10.03.2015 | Canada Politics

Mulcair denounced Harper for negotiating the Trans-Pacific Partnership in secret and promised to stand up for the two sectors most worried about the would-be deal.

How Federal Leaders Will Try To Seal The Deal With Voters

CP | Jennifer Ditchburn, The Canadian Press | Posted 10.03.2015 | Canada Politics

The NDP appears to be losing steam, the Liberals are holding steady, and support for the Conservatives is on the rise.

Mulcair Portrays Himself As Champion Of Quebec's Interests At Debate

CP | Colin Perkel, The Canadian Press | Posted 10.02.2015 | Canada Politics

Tom Mulcair said an NDP government would hold the line on taxes, while going after big corporations to help finance social and other programs.

Mulcair Accuses Harper Of Giving Big Companies Tax-Relief 'Gifts'

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 10.02.2015 | Canada Politics

The debate, perhaps the most important of the campaign for the New Democrats, comes amid recent polls that suggest the party's support in its home base of Quebec has been steadily eroding.

Make Reconciliation An Election Priority, Group Asks Leaders

CBC | Posted 10.02.2015 | Canada Politics

An indigenous-led organization has sent letters to each of the federal party leaders, asking what they'll do to move forward on reconciliation between Aboriginal Peoples and all Canadians.

How Liberal, NDP Pledges Would Affect Budget Watchdog's Office

CP | Jordan Press, The Canadian Press | Posted 10.01.2015 | Canada Politics

Currently, federal finance officials keep their internal forecasts secret.

Parties Fine Tuning Ads As Campaign Nears Deal-Closing Time

CP | Bruce Cheadle, The Canadian Press | Posted 10.01.2015 | Canada Politics

The approach of the final fortnight of federal electioneering before the Oct. 19 vote has the political combatants fine tuning their advertising campaigns.

Mulcair: Harper 'Sees No Urgency To Act' On Climate Change

CP | Colin Perkel, The Canadian Press | Posted 10.01.2015 | Canada Politics

The NDP leader said he would spend $200 million over four years to help retrofit 50,000 homes and 15,000 apartments.

Canadians Might Have To Vote Without Knowing Much About TPP Deal

CP | Andy Blatchford, The Canadian Press | Posted 09.30.2015 | Canada Politics

Canada finds itself in a unique situation: it's the only country in the talks that's in the throes of an election campaign.

Trio Of New NDP Radio Ads Aim To Maim Trudeau

The Huffington Post Canada | Zi-Ann Lum | Posted 09.30.2015 | Canada Politics

Election ad wars get nastier.

NDP, Liberals Accuse Tories Of Conducting TPP Talks In Secret

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 09.30.2015 | Canada Politics

NDP Leader Tom Mulcair says Stephen Harper, as usual, is doing things behind closed doors.

Mulcair Says He'll Remove The 'Muzzle' From Canadian Scientists

CP | Colin Perkel, The Canadian Press | Posted 09.30.2015 | Canada Politics

A New Democrat government would create a new parliamentary office to provide solid scientific advice and analysis to politicians.