Toews Fights Salary Seizure

OTTAWA - Manitoba judge and former Conservative cabinet minister Vic Toews was to have his wages garnisheed earlier this year in order to settle a dispute with an Ottawa-area landlord.Toews unsuccessf...

Tory Minister Caught Faking It?

Newly obtained documents show Public Safety Minister Steven Blaney was informed more than once and long in advance that the RCMP was likely going to reclassify and ban a controversial semi-automatic r...

Toews Is Becoming A Judge

OTTAWA - Vic Toews, whose time as one of Stephen Harper's tough-on-crime cabinet lieutenants earned him a reputation as a bare-knuckled partisan fighter, has been named to the Manitoba Court of Queen'...
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What Winnipeg Will Look Like in 2015

In Provencher, the Liberals gained 23 per cent compared to the Conservatives who lost 12.5 per cent and the NDP who lost almost 10 per cent. Provencher is just outside the boundaries of Winnipeg further east from St. Boniface but at the same time, Provencher is one of the safest conservative seats in the country - not to mention rural.

Toews' Legacy

OTTAWA - With the departure of Vic Toews, the Harper Conservatives have lost their most pugnacious and streetwise champion of the law-and-order agenda.But analysts believe the anti-crime thrust will c...

Toews Shrugs Off Concerns

OTTAWA - The public safety minister is dismissing concerns that Canada's top Mountie went too far in levelling harsh words at some disgruntled RCMP members.In the House of Commons, Liberal MP Judy Sgr...

Toews Mum About CSIS Silence On Delisle

OTTAWA - Public Safety Minister Vic Toews won't say why Canada's spy agency stood back and let the U.S. Federal Bureau of Investigation brief the RCMP about navy spy Jeffrey Delisle.Toews came under f...

Tories Making History, Toews Claims

OTTAWA - The federal Conservatives are boasting that they're pushing through more private members' bills than any other government in Canadian history — particularly on criminal justice matters.Public...

Muzzled Mounties?

OTTAWA - The Opposition leader in the Senate says an alleged attempt by the RCMP to prevent a British Columbia Mountie from testifying at a committee may amount to serious interference with the Senate...