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Tories' robo-call fraud leads to cries of election stealing from NDP, Liberals

The Official Opposition reacted with fury to a breaking 'Robo-Gate' scandal in which a Conservative campaign firm phoned thousands of voters, spreading misinformation about voting station changes.

Enbridge trying to "silence" speakers at oil sands pipeline hearings: MLA

Just days before regulatory hearings scheduled in Prince Rupert, NDP MLA Gary Coons condemned Enbridge’s attempts to “silence” Northern Gateway critics.

Premiers united in opposition to Conservatives' 'unilateral' health care decision

Premiers say they will band together to get the federal government back at the health care table, but will Ottawa budge from its increasingly tough stance?

Canada's health care: Premier downplays dangers while critics warn of creeping privatization

On the eve of a pivotal premiers' meeting on health care, Christy Clark praised innovation, while critics warned of a "back door" to privatization.

Canada's health care: premiers gather in Victoria to discuss system's future

What does the future hold for health care? With Canada's health accord expiring in 2014, the country's premiers are meeting to discuss plans for medicare. VO is live-blogging from the meetings.

NDP MP Nathan Cullen condemns Harper’s 'witch hunt' on environmental charities

Recent debate around foreign funding for environmental nonprofits is part of a much deeper political conflict, according to the Skeena-Bulkley Valley MP.

Jack Layton named Canada's Newsmaker of the Year

Editors and news directors from across Canada have selected the late, former NDP leader Jack Layton as 2011's Newsmaker of the Year.

Editors, news directors select Jack Layton as 2011's Newsmaker of the Year

  OTTAWA _ John Gilbert Layton wore dozens of different name tags in his decades of public service: activist, guitarist, father and finally, leader of the official Opposition. Most knew the NDP...

Without Jack Layton, "NDP in freefall in Quebec"

"Le bon Jack" gone, heat on leadership contenders to deliver Quebec.

Peggy Nash nets NDP's 'top endorsement' as Layton's finance critic

2011 NDP race: Largely overlooked, leadership hopeful Peggy Nash goes deep in a wide-ranging VO exclusive interview.