Justin Trudeau to invest heavily in green infrastructure to try to stimulate ...

Justin Trudeau says former Liberal prime minister Paul Martin made the right decision when he moved to slash transfers to the provinces to balance the...

Trudeau's new escalator-themed ad raises eyebrows online

Justin Trudeau's new escalator-themed ad is raising eyebrows on social media. In the 29-second ad titled "Escalator: Harder to get ahead," Trudeau walks in place...

Canada is in a recession, and other things Stephen Harper refuses to admit

Though it might be nice to at least have the choice to not-elect a person of color some day, incumbent Stephen Harper – after nine...

Elizabeth May unveils Green Party's seniors strategy

FREDERICTON -- A guaranteed livable income and a national pharmacare program are among the highlights of a national seniors strategy announced by the Green Party.

Canada PM Harper's Secret Weapon: Tom Mulcair

But those conversations helped veil the secret agenda that is Thomas Mulcair, as he and the NDP become a more legitimate threat to lead, those...

Reactionary Hero Stephen Harper Is 'What's Happened to Politics'

This is surprising, because for 10 years the political thought and actions of Stephen Harper have inspired countless books and articles among our commentariat --...

Green Party's Elizabeth May hopeful for federal win in PEI

During a rally in Charlottetown's Legacy Garden Tuesday, Green Party of Canada Leader Elizabeth May said it was possible for Green Party candidates to get...

Pamela Wallin case prompts more unwelcome questions for Stephen Harper

Just when Stephen Harper was getting a reprieve from daily questions about Senator Mike Duffy's case, a new media report that Senator Pamela Wallin's file...

Justin Trudeau backs loosening cross-border beer restrictions

Liberal Leader Justin Trudeau is the latest federal leader to throw his support behind relaxing rules that restrict the amount of alcohol Canadians can bring...

Robyn Urback: Are you a breathing, eligible voter? Tom Mulcair has a campaign ...

And Thomas Mulcair, after reviewing the NDP's internal polling data, would stoutly proclaim that the minute — no, the second! — he becomes prime minister,...

Elizabeth May makes campaign promises to packed house in Halifax

Green Party Leader Elizabeth May arrived to a packed house in Halifax on Monday. It was standing room only at the Maritime Museum of the...

Trudeau Takes Day Off From Campaign As Liberals, NDP Bicker

TORONTO — Justin Trudeau took a day off from the campaign trail on Monday, but his Liberals still ended up in a spat with New...

Mulcair unveils $40-million plan to build women's shelters

“After decades of Conservative and Liberal governments, no concerted action has been taken on violence against women,” Mulcair said at a press conference in Saskatoon,...

Stephen Harper takes aim at Justin Trudeau's economic plan

OTTAWA — Stephen Harper kicked off the fifth week of the federal election campaign taking aim at Justin Trudeau's plan to run deficits until 2019...

Chasing Apple Pie: Thomas Mulcair Has Some Splainin' To Do

So first of all we don't really know the real Thomas Mulcair. He leads a socialist party and has in the past praised the great...

Only a handful of Conservative candidates agree to interview ...

Ontario candidates Suzanna Dieleman, Stephen Woodworth, Michael Chong and Mike Wallace, Jim Eglinski of Alberta, Stephen Fletcher of Manitoba, Kevin Waugh of Saskatchewan and Quebec...

Questions for Stephen Harper from faith groups | rabble.ca

Various faith groups have prepared Election Kits which include questions that can be asked of candidates in the 2015 Canadian election. The focus is on...

Thomas Mulcair To Unveil Plan To End Violence Against Women

OTTAWA — Tom Mulcair has announced measures aimed at ending violence against women. The NDP leader committed Monday to restore the shelter enhancement program scrapped...

Albertans support Harper over Notley, poll finds | Calgary Herald

Albertans appear to be siding with Prime Minister Stephen Harper in a recent war of words with Premier Rachel Notley, according to an exclusive poll...

Stephen Harper urged to work on securing Mohamed Fahmy's release

Stephen Harper's political opponents are calling on the prime minister to take time off the campaign trail and concentrate on securing the release of jailed...

Thomas Mulcair holds NDP rally in Halifax

A noisy crowd of supporters greeted NDP Leader Tom Mulcair as he made his way to the podium in Halifax on Sunday. It was Mulcair's...

Thomas Mulcair holding NDP rally in Halifax

OTTAWA - NDP leader Tom Mulcair is making a foray into Atlantic Canada today in hopes of shaking loose some votes in the region's largest...

Oakville mayor apologizes for suggesting veterans were brownshirts to Stephen ...

Oakville Mayor Rob Burton made the comments in response to a Canadian Press story about former members of the Canadian military acting as security guards...

Justin Trudeau vows to repeal '2-tiered' citizenship law

Trudeau also said he would have done more to intervene in the widely denounced terrorism trial of Egyptian-Canadian journalist Mohamed Fahmy in Cairo. Despite an...

Justin Trudeau vows to scrap Tory citizenship law - National ...

Justin Trudeau says a Liberal government would repeal the Conservative government's two-tier citizenship law, and ensure a strong and united Canada where all citizens are...

Green Party Leader Elizabeth May to make first N.S. campaign stop

Elizabeth May, leader of the Green party, is heading to Halifax on Monday for her first appearance in Nova Scotia this election campaign. The event...

Doubting Thomas | thewalrus.ca

It is a curiously Canadian scandal: a social democrat outed as a closet free-market Tory. Last week, decade-and-a-half-old footage emerged of Thomas Mulcair, the leader...

Justin Trudeau takes climate change question from event protesters

The protesters asked Trudeau what his emissions reduction target would be for the United Nations Conference on Climate Change in Paris in December if a...

Canada government suspends scientist for folk song about prime ...

An environmental scientist working for a Canadian government agency has been suspended and will be investigated for recording a protest song about the prime minister,...

Who is Tom Mulcair? 5 questions Canadians asked Google

Tom Mulcair and the NDP are on the up and up. Well, if you believe the polls, that is. But unlike his main opponents, Conservative...

Stephen Harper touts $5B surplus; Liberals call it 'phoney'

Stephen Harper trumpeted a new economic report Friday that he said validates his government's policies, but questions quickly emerged as to whether the Conservative leader...

MacDougall: Justin Trudeau, outsourcerer in chief | Ottawa Citizen

So this is “real change”. Justin Trudeau went to great lengths this week to demonstrate that other people are ready to do the most important...

Mulcair overtakes Harper as top choice for prime minister: poll ...

Tom Mulcair is now the leader seen as the best choice for Prime Minister of Canada over current PM Stephen Harper, according to a new...

Green Leader Elizabeth May coming to PEI

Federal Green Party Leader Elizabeth May is scheduled to pay a visit to P.E.I. Tuesday as part of a tour of the east coast. According...

Who is Tom Mulcair? Canadians want to know more

Tom Mulcair and the NDP are on the up and up. Well, if you believe the polls, that is. But unlike his main opponents, Stephen...

Northumberland-Peterborough South Liberal candidate Kim Rudd named to Justin ...

NORTHUMBERLAND -- Local Liberal candidate Kim Rudd has been named a member of Justin Trudeau's economic team. Ms. Rudd, the Liberal candidate for Northumberland-Peterborough South,...

Justin Trudeau alters election equation with deficit-spending gamble

Justin Trudeau has just broken this election campaign wide open. His Liberals have chucked the balanced-budget pledge, at least in the short term, to promise...

Thomas Mulcair tours Toronto and St. Catharines

NDP Leader Thomas Mulcair spent the day touring Toronto and St. Catharines and is attending a rally tonight in Brantford. It will be the first...

NDP Leader Tom Mulcair talks politics, polls, Trump and Justin ...

In a new interview with ET Canada's Roz Weston NDP Leader Tom Mulcair discussed everything from the recent polls to Republican candidate Donald Trump and...

Stephen Harper's hand gesture sets off a meme goldrush

At a campaign rally in Hamilton, Ont., on Thursday, Conservative Leader Stephen Harper mocked the Liberal Party's plan to run a deficit. Harper was cracking...

Elizabeth May pleads with party leaders to participate in televised debates

In a plea to the three main party leaders, Green leader Elizabeth May said that skipping the traditional televised leaders' debate threatens the country's democracy.

Harper, Trudeau spar over Liberal plan to rebuild infrastructure, run ...

OTTAWA — Justin Trudeau is out to build some campaign momentum with a big-ticket, multibillion-dollar infrastructure plan — and Stephen Harper is wasting no time...

Tories looking for vets to sing Stephen Harper's praises in campaign ads

In it, she asks to be connected with ex-soldiers who are willing to appear on camera and prepared "to say in their own words why...

Tom Mulcair first federal leader to engage in Facebook Q&A

NDP Leader Tom Mulcair is the first major party leader to participate in a Facebook Q&A, in a format that allowed for carefully crafted answers...

Stephen Harper to pledge funds to help new Canadians find work in their field

CBC News has learned that Harper will announce new money for the Foreign Credential Recognition Loan program during a visit to a Markham, Ont., manufacturing...

Elizabeth May: Mulcair Let Harper 'Off The Hook' By Declining Women's Issues ...

Elizabeth May has blasted the federal NDP leader for failing to call Stephen Harper's "bluff" not to attend a leaders' debate on women's issues that...

Sharma: Elizabeth May stirs up a tempest in a judicial teapot

Green Party Leader Elizabeth May doesn't think that Justice Russell Brown from Edmonton is a fit appointment to the Supreme Court of Canada because of...

Justin Trudeau fundraiser picketed by Jewish group over Liberals' support for ...

TORONTO — A Toronto Jewish group made the rare move of protesting one of its own community leaders on Wednesday evening, staging a picket outside...

Stephen Harper a 'control freak,' Patrick Brazeau says in online column

“When I was in caucus, very few challenged him. Those who did were shut down, those who had differing opinions were silenced,” wrote Brazeau, claiming...

Prime Minister Stephen Harper receives warm welcome in Newcastle

CLARINGTON -- Surrounded by apple trees and blue balloons, Prime Minister Stephen Harper rallied party faithful at Algoma Orchards on Wednesday, Aug. 26 and threw...