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This weekend, the NDP is meeting in Edmonton to decide their direction moving forward. Eugene Levy once complained about filming a season of SCTV in Edmonton because "It's Edmonton." While I'm sure it's a great city, this is a party who is dreading at the Big E. The election of the past year saw an early lead blown, notable key members of the party lose their seats in the House of Commons, and a third place finish for Tom Mulcair's rookie federal election run. As the NDP head to the Gateway to the North, it's time to begin paving the highway towards the future.
As you might imagine the Alberta Prosperity Fund poll finds a small majority, 52 per cent, would vote for a newly formed PC/Wildrose party. Maggi is the CEO of Mainstreet Research, the pollster for Postmedia and he correctly called the majorities for both the federal Liberals and the provincial New Democrats. He has three major concerns.
Conservative support is down across much of Canada and the party ranks behind the Liberals and NDP on their perceived ability to handle many issues, a new poll unveiled Friday suggests. The poll, con...
A Calgary alderman said in a news conference today that after meeting with a representative from the Manning Centre she had the impression that he didn't think she was conservative enough. Ward 13 Al...
Chuck Strahl, the former Conservative cabinet minister who now chairs the Security Intelligence Review Committee, should not also be serving as a director for Calgary's Manning Centre, the NDP says....
Calgary is home to a new centre designed to help conservatives win elections. Preston Manning launched the new Manning Centre in Calgary on Wednesday, a training facility primarily for those who subsc...
On Friday, the Manning Centre released their annual poll on Canadians' attitudes towards various policy issues and government's performance more generally. If I were a politician, these stats would make me want to enter some form of image makeover and/or rehabilitation program, pronto.
OTTAWA — The Conservatives have one. The NDP too. Now some Liberals want to establish their own policy think tank. Former Liberal MP Siobhan Coady is actively working to get an institute off the groun...
The Manning Poll has little to do with either conservatism or liberalism. Its findings are the inevitable response to our government's growing inability to solve problems.