Tom Mulcair

Record-Long Election Campaign Wraps Up With Wild Weekend

CP | Bruce Cheadle, The Canadian Press | Posted 10.19.2015 | Canada Politics

What transpired over the campaign's final weekend is eye-popping.

A Look Back At The Marathon Election Campaign

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 10.19.2015 | Canada Politics

Eleven weeks later, here we are.

Trudeau's Hair Returns To Spotlight In New Liberal Ad

The Huffington Post Canada | Rhianna Schmunk | Posted 10.17.2015 | Canada Politics

"Different hair, same platform."

Why Is This Man Still Smiling?

CP | Murray Brewster, The Canadian Press | Posted 10.17.2015 | Canada Politics

Polls be damned, Mulcair believes the NDP can still form government.

Notley Cheers On Mulcair, But Will Gladly Work With Any Leader

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 10.16.2015 | Canada Alberta

Notley says she has purposely kept away from electioneering.

Leaders Get Ready For Sprint To Campaign's Finish

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 10.16.2015 | Canada Politics

The major party leaders are getting into position ahead of this weekend's sprint to the election finish, spouting now-familiar refrains on the economy and the middle class to voters.

Parties Target Each Others' Ridings As Campaign Nears End

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 10.16.2015 | Canada Politics

NDP Leader Tom Mulcair said Thursday that "the only way to defeat or replace Stephen Harper next Monday is to win the Conservative ridings.

Mulcair, Harper Pounce On Trudeau After His Campaign Co-Chair Quits

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 10.15.2015 | Canada Politics

The Liberal party's campaign co-chairman quit Wednesday, after an email surfaced that showed him providing lobbying advice to an oil pipeline company.

Mulcair: Liberals Still 'Same Old Gang Pulling The Same Old Tricks'

CP | Murray Brewster, The Canadian Press | Posted 10.15.2015 | Canada Politics

The resignation of Liberal campaign co-chairman Dan Gagnier has given the NDP leader the opportunity to remind voters in the province about the S-words — the sponsorship scandal.

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.