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Federal Leaders Attend Stampede With Election In Mind

CP | Bill Graveland, The Canadian Press | Posted 07.03.2015 | Canada Politics

The upcoming federal election is casting a cowboy-sized shadow over the Calgary Stampede as party leaders wrangle for votes.

High-Stakes Political Rodeo Underway In Calgary

CBC | Posted 07.03.2015 | Canada Alberta

Because the Calgary Stampede and politics go hand-in-hand.

Liberals Want To End 'Political Harassment' Of Charities

CBC | Posted 06.16.2015 | Canada Politics

The Liberal party will present part of its vision for what a future Liberal government would look like today highlighting transparency and accountabil...

Trudeau Vows To 'Change The Way You Vote'

CP | Joan Bryden, The Canadian Press | Posted 06.16.2015 | Canada Politics

""It'll change the way you vote ... and ensure that Parliament is more than just the prime minister's rubber stamp."

Bono Meets With Harper, Trudeau And Mulcair

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 06.18.2015 | Canada Politics

The Prime Minister's Office says Harper is scheduled to have a "private meeting" Monday afternoon with the Irish singer.

NDP Surge Getting Stronger, Poll Suggests

The Huffington Post Canada | Zi-Ann Lum | Posted 06.05.2015 | Canada Politics

"Liberals should be very concerned. But the worst news here may be for the Conservatives."

"At Least We're Not That Bad" and Other Potential Federal Election Slogans

David Martin | Posted 05.19.2015 | Canada Politics
David Martin

In anticipation of the next federal election, the Conservatives launched an ad campaign last September with the less-than-inspiring slogan, "We're better off with Harper." No expression of grand ideas for Canada. No glorious visions for our national future.

Althia Raj

Justin Trudeau Targeted In Anti-Abortion Flyers (GRAPHIC)

HuffingtonPost.com | Althia Raj | Posted 05.15.2015 | Canada Politics

“I was just so shocked when I got it, it was so graphic and so unexpected."

Tories' Latest Trudeau Attack Involves Putin Cartoon

The Huffington Post Canada | Zi-Ann Lum | Posted 03.05.2015 | Canada Politics

The Conservative Party is ramping up its election rhetoric by leaning on the wit of Canadians to caption a cartoon of Justin Trudeau shaking Vladimir ...

Tories Flip Stance On Doctor-Assisted Suicide Deadline

CP | Joan Bryden, The Canadian Press | Posted 04.26.2015 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - Confusion reigned Tuesday as the Harper government struggled to offer a coherent response to a landmark Supreme Court ruling that struck down...

Trudeau Makes Big Carbon Emissions Pledge

CP | Bill Graveland, The Canadian Press | Posted 04.08.2015 | Canada Politics

CALGARY - A Liberal government would set national targets for reducing carbon emissions but would allow provinces to design their own policies to meet...

NDP, Liberals Boast Record Fundraising Year

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 04.01.2015 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - Both the federal Liberals and New Democrats posted their best fundraising results in a decade last year — significantly eroding the Conserv...

Canada Should Stop Using Cowardice to Fight the War on Terror

Ethan Rabidoux | Posted 03.13.2015 | Canada Politics
Ethan Rabidoux

The War on Terrorism has been raging since planes knocked down the Twin Towers on September 11th, 2001. Canadians have long felt insulated from the rush to hysteria and paranoia that has gripped many of our allies but now we're right in the thick of it.

Is Trudeau's Positive Approach His Greatest Asset?

Nicholas Ashmore | Posted 03.06.2015 | Canada Politics
Nicholas Ashmore

Often, the attitude in retaliation to anything -- political strategies included -- is one of "if we can't beat them, we'll join them." So why, then, has Justin Trudeau's Liberal party taken the opposite approach?

NDP Law Expert Told Liberals Allegation Could Be Sexual Assault

CP | Jennifer Ditchburn and Joan Bryden, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.18.2015 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - Craig Scott, a New Democrat MP and former law professor, said to the Liberals that what he was told happened to one of his female colleagues ...

Althia Raj

Liberal Volunteers Accuse Trudeau Of 'Backroom Politics'

HuffingtonPost.com | Althia Raj | Posted 11.17.2014 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA — Several volunteers in Ottawa–Orléans are accusing Liberal Leader Justin Trudeau of “backroom politics” after David Bertschi, the can...

Documentary Depicts 'Unrestrained' Liberal Leader

CBC | Posted 01.14.2015 | Canada Politics

Two Quebec filmmakers say moviegoers will have an opportunity to see Liberal Leader Justin Trudeau "unfiltered and unrestrained" in a movie...

What Influenced Trudeau's Response To 'Serious Personal Misconduct'

CP | Joan Bryden, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.07.2015 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - Justin Trudeau's past work with a women's sexual assault centre helps explain why he came down hard and fast on two Liberal MPs who allegedly...

Trudeau: 'Our Marriage Isn't Perfect'

CBC | Posted 12.21.2014 | Canada Politics

Liberal Leader Justin Trudeau, who is talking this week about his personal memoir Common Ground, concedes politics can take a toll on his marriage a...

Trudeau Says He's Focused On Building Economy, Not Tax Cuts

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 12.19.2014 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - Liberal Leader Justin Trudeau is signalling the tax cuts promised by the Conservative government could lead to a political showdown ahead of ...

Trudeau Memoir Paints Picture Of Privileged But Painful Childhood

CP | Joan Bryden, The Canadian Press | Posted 12.18.2014 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - Justin Trudeau projects the image of a self-assured, impeccably turned-out, celebrity heart throb. But it wasn't always that way.By the Liber...

Tory Senator Brings Up Nazis To Take Shot At Trudeau

The Huffington Post Canada | Zi-Ann Lum | Posted 10.04.2014 | Canada Politics

A Conservative Senator took a shot at Justin Trudeau and his late father after the Liberal leader announced his party would not support the prime mini...

Harper Defends Gun Ownership, Again

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 11.18.2014 | Canada Politics

HAMILTON - Prime Minister Stephen Harper ramped up his criticism of Justin Trudeau, delivering a stinging attack on the Liberal leader during a pep ta...

Althia Raj

Former Liberal MPs Call Trudeau's Abortion Stance 'Undemocratic'

HuffingtonPost.com | Althia Raj | Posted 09.18.2014 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA — Seven former Liberal MPs are calling on Liberal Leader Justin Trudeau to reverse his “dictatorial” stand on abortion and allow his cauc...

What N.B. Race Means For Trudeau's Liberals In 2015

CP | Keith Doucette, The Canadian Press | Posted 11.01.2014 | Canada Politics

After majority victories in Nova Scotia, Quebec and Ontario, Brian Gallant is trying to keep the winning streak alive for the Liberals by taking New B...