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Garneau Takes Up Gay Man's 25-Year Battle

The Liberal member of Parliament for Westmount–Ville-Marie, Marc Garneau, is championing the cause of a man who filed a human rights complaint against the Canadian government — more than 25 years afte...

'Ticked Off'

Liberal MP Marc Garneau, who was Canada's first astronaut and led the Canadian Space Agency, is "ticked off" that he wasn't invited to Thursday's opening of a Canadarm exhibit and he blames Conservati...

'Ambitious' Goal For Women

OTTAWA - Marc Garneau says he'd set a target of 40 per cent women candidates in the next election if he's chosen to lead the Liberal party.That's an ambitious target for a party which ran only 29 per...

Garneau Accuses Trudeau Of Hiding

Marc Garneau is credible, likable, celebrated, looks like a statesman and when it comes to being experienced it really doesn't get much better than being able to say you used to be an astronaut and ha...

Marc Garneau Talks Student Debt

OTTAWA - Liberal leadership hopeful Marc Garneau is proposing to make it easier for students to shoulder record debt loads after they graduate.The Montreal MP would do away with the current requiremen...

Enbridge Needs PR Lesson: Garneau

Federal Liberal leadership candidate Marc Garneau says Enbridge has not treated the people of British Columbia respectfully in its push to build the Northern Gateway pipeline. "Enbridge needs to lea...

Garneau's Plan Includes Wireless Costs

OTTAWA - Marc Garneau is set to call Monday for greater foreign competition in Canada's wireless market as a way to give consumers a break.A source has told The Canadian Press that the Liberal party l...

He's In

MONTREAL - He may never be known as Flash Garneau, but the latest contender for the helm of the federal Liberals hopes his astronaut credentials will give him a lift.Marc Garneau repeatedly played up...

From Outer Space To 24 Sussex?

OTTAWA - Marc Garneau is test-firing the engines on his leadership campaign, but he's not ready for liftoff just yet.The Montreal MP, Canada's first astronaut, says he's in "stage three" of deciding w...
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Bob Rae's the Only Good (and Experienced) Apple In the Bunch

When he took the interim job, Bob Rae pledged that he wouldn't run. So who's likely to be chosen liberal leader? It's a sorry field when Justin Trudeau seems the choice of many -- a callow fellow who many claim has charisma -- as if that's a substitute for wisdom and judgment. In fact, looking over the field of Liberal hopefuls, the only one with apparent substance of leadership is... Bob Rae.