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Will Harper straighten up at the climate table?
With another round of international climate negotiations opening this week in Warsaw, Poland, and a new poll finding Canadians wanting leadership on the issue, Stephen Harper and his Conservative...
Nov 11th, 2013
As NDP leader, Mulcair would continue Harper's war on drugs, Young Liberals say
The newly-elected federal NDP leader, Thomas Mulcair, would likely continue the Conservative Prime Minister's war on drugs, the Young Liberals of Canada claimed. When Global News reporter...
Mar 24th, 2012
Liberals gain MP as Quebec New Democrat crosses Commons floor in surprise announcement
The federal NDP holds onto its sizable status in House of Commons, even as a prominent Thomas Mulcair supporter abandons ship for the Liberals.
David P. Ball
Jan 10th, 2012
The Liberals' big defeat a long time coming
DECISION 2011: Party poorly organized, thin on the ground, eaten up by factions, apathy among followers, says SFU prof.
May 3rd, 2011
Sponsorship scandal: time to exorcise the demons
For years, there’s been an elephant in the room of the Liberal Party of Canada. It’s called the Sponsorship Scandal. Ten years and two major election defeats later, some federal Liberals still act...
Daniel D. Veniez
Jan 12th, 2011