Interim leader Jo-Ann Roberts says the party has time on its side.
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The measure should help struggling businesses keep workers on their payroll, he says.
03/27/2020 12:45 EDT
The U.S. is on track to surpass China in the number of COVID-19 cases.
03/26/2020 13:20 EDT
The U.S. president suggested he wants to scale back social-distancing measures to boost the economy.
03/24/2020 13:19 EDT
Many of MacKay's opponents have called for the race to be postponed.
03/23/2020 21:41 EDT
“It is likely to take months before we are truly through this,” the prime minister acknowledged.
03/22/2020 16:19 EDT
An estimated three million Canadians are thought to be living and travelling outside the country at any given time.
03/20/2020 07:50 EDT
Dr. Theresa Tam called incoming health data “like watching the lights coming from a star.”
03/19/2020 19:31 EDT
The fiscal package is on top of $11 billion in funding announced last week.
03/18/2020 10:55 EDT
The prime minister wants Canadians to take it seriously during a pandemic.
03/17/2020 13:34 EDT
Public Safety Minister Bill Blair is also defending the screening process.
03/16/2020 16:03 EDT
“Addressing COVID-19 must be a Team Canada effort,” the prime minister said.
03/13/2020 14:32 EDT
Ottawa review policies after two cabinet ministers put themselves in self-isolation.
03/11/2020 19:52 EDT
Trudeau excluded the Tory leader from a special meeting on the crisis.
02/18/2020 18:32 EST
Everyone's trying to find their best footing in a minority parliament.
02/16/2020 21:05 EST
Liberals are concerned the $20-billion project would undermine a pledge to be net zero by 2050.
02/06/2020 08:36 EST
François-Philippe Champagne has said the federal government will pick up the tab.
02/04/2020 17:41 EST
From scandals, spin and slams to a minority government.
11/05/2019 15:56 EST
The prime minister won't have an easy time putting together his next cabinet.
10/25/2019 11:01 EDT
Diversity of Alberta riding makes winner hard to predict.
10/21/2019 00:31 EDT
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