Mulcair takes blame for campaign in letter to NDP supporters

Thomas Mulcair says the collapse of the New Democrats during the fall election is a weight he personally shoulders, but he is determined to turn...

Justin Trudeau Photo With Hadrien Helps Him Mark 100 Days In Office

Trudeau and his wife Sophie Grégoire have three children together: son Xavier James, who was born in 2007, daughter Ella-Grace Margaret, born in 2009, and...

With no end in sight, Justin Trudeau has expanded Canada's war against ISIS: Walkom

Last March, Justin Trudeau told the Commons that then-prime minister Stephen Harper was using the Iraq training mission to “steadily and stealthily (draw) Canada into...

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau attends provincial byelection rally in Whitby, Ont.

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne will appear at a provincial byelection rally in Whitby, Ont., on Tuesday evening hoping to paint...

Let's call our anti-ISIS mission what it is: Tim Harper

The new Canadian role in the anti-ISIS coalition actually takes its roots from a decision taken 16 months ago when Justin Trudeau decided he could...

Trudeau's ISIS policy gets an assist from Obama—and Harper

To say Justin Trudeau dodged a bullet when the Obama administration said nice things about his new ISIS/Syria/Iraq policy is to understate things. The Prime...

Trudeau entrenches Harper's precedent on military missions

As a newly minted prime minister, Stephen Harper sought and obtained parliamentary support before committing his government to the Afghanistan mission in 2006. Parliament periodically...

Breakenridge: Trudeau just gave Albertans one more reason to be ...

If Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's recent visit to our province was meant to reassure Albertans about his commitment to energy exports, he might have been...

A political love affair: Justin Trudeau and Rachel Notley: Steward

. It's clear Albert Premier Rachel Notley and Prime Minister Justin Trudeau have forged what they hope will be a winning alliance for both of...

Canada's Justin Trudeau: Key dates in his first 100 days

November 13: After the deadly Paris attacks left Trudeau "disturbed and saddened," he is criticized for showing a lack of compassion before embarking on a...

Quebec City funerals lay to rest 6 victims of Burkina Faso attacks

The Siver TimesTrudeau attends funerals. Prime Minister Justin Trudeau attended both ceremonies. He was joined by a number of other Quebec politicians, including federal Families...

Cooper: How Harper reshaped Canada

The first cuts at a post mortem of the Stephen Harper years have taken the form of journalists' biographies. Most deal with his years in...

Justin Trudeau to attend Whitby-Oshawa byelection rally with Kathleen Wynne

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is set to appear Tuesday at a rally with Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne for the Liberal candidate in an upcoming provincial...

Justin Trudeau restarts 'neglected' relationship with Canada's mayors

Talks between the mayors of Canada's largest cities and Justin Trudeau's Liberal government continued today in Ottawa. "We are restarting a relationship that had been...

Aislin looks back at Stephen Harper

“I think the first Harper cartoon I drew was in 2003. Peter MacKay was running the Progressive Conservatives, and Stephen Harper was head of the...

Trans Pacific Partnership not a done deal, says Elizabeth May

NorthumberlandView.ca (press release) (registration) (blog)“As International Trade Minister Chrystia Freeland told media yesterday, there is a big difference between signing and ratifying this agreement,” said...

Justin Trudeau blames Conservatives for 'politicized' NEB process, won't rush Energy East

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau would not commit to green-lighting the divisive Energy East pipeline today and instead slammed his predecessors for interfering in what he...

Justin Trudeau, Rachel Notley talk pipelines, oil prices with oilpatch ...

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau met Thursday morning in Calgary with top executives of Canada's beleaguered oil industry.

Marie Elizabeth (May) Garrett March 18, 1919-Jan. 22, 2016

TORRINGTON – Marie Elizabeth (May) Garrett, 96, died peacefully on Saturday, Jan. 22, 2016 at her home in Torrington, and cremation has taken place. A...

Indian PM Narendra Modi urges Justin Trudeau to visit

. In a 30-minute private meeting the leader of the world's largest democracy said he's eager to work with Canada's new PM to boost trade,...

Trudeau pledges to fast-track $700 million in Alberta infrastructure ...

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and Premier Rachel Notley announced a plan Wednesday to fast-track $700 million in spending to help boost the province's economy as...

Justin Trudeau heads to Alberta, Tories seek extended EI relief for province's workers

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau was to fly to Edmonton Wednesday to meet with Premier Rachel Notley to discuss relief. "EI is much more restricted in...

Montreal Simon: David Suzuki: Stephen Harper Should Be Jailed

As you know I've long believed that Stephen Harper has got away with murder, and should be put on trial for his many crimes against...

Examining Stephen Harper's legacy

Toronto StarThere is little that Stephen Harper did over a decade in power that cannot and will not be undone by the new Trudeau government.

Trudeau agrees Alberta needs help after 'rapid change and ...

EDMONTON – Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said the “rapid change and significant shock” of falling oil prices means Albertans urgently need help from the federal...

Marie Elizabeth (May) Garrett March 18, 1919-Jan. 22, 2016

TORRINGTON – Marie Elizabeth (May) Garrett, 96, died peacefully on Saturday, Jan. 22, 2016 at her home in Torrington, and cremation has taken place. A...

Why grumpy Bernie Sanders is like sunny Justin Trudeau: Walkom

On the face of it, Bernie Sanders and Justin Trudeau have little in common. Sanders is the self-styled democratic socialist who wants to become U.S.

David Suzuki thinks Stephen Harper should serve prison time for 'wilful blindness' to climate change

David Suzuki thinks Stephen Harper “should be thrown in jail for wilful blindness” to climate change during the Conservatives' reign. For nine years, Canada had...

Trudeau promises aid for Alberta as he plans western trip | Calgary ...

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says his Liberal government has Alberta's back, as Ottawa promised Monday to take quick action on employment insurance to help laid-off...

NDP leader Thomas Mulcair to visit La Loche

NDP Leader Tom Mulcair is scheduled to visit La Loche on Tuesday. The village was devastated last week when a gunman killed four people, including...

Why Justin Trudeau and Rachel Notley need each other: Tim Harper

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau greets Alberta Premier Rachel Notley during the First Ministers' meeting in Ottawa in November. Trudeau needs Notley and the cover of...

Police forces need culture change: Prime Minister Justin Trudeau

OTTAWA -- Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says a change in culture is needed within Canadian police forces to ensure indigenous people are treated the same...

Thomas Mulcair urges Mélanie Joly to keep promise to restore CBC's funding

NDP Leader Thomas Mulcair has written an open letter to federal Heritage Minister Mélanie Joly urging her to keep the Liberal promise of restoring $150...

Justin Trudeau's pipeline gambit could salvage Energy East: Walkom

. As long as critics focus on oil spills rather than climate change, tougher Liberal rules should help Energy East. Share on Facebook ...Mandryk: Trudeau needs...

If anyone is to apologise, it should be Stephen Harper

Canada's Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has been in a bit of hot water recently, but I find these negative sentiments completely irrational. Although, Trudeau's call...

Same as the old boss: Justin Trudeau ready to sign Harper's EU free trade deal

CETA is a Canada/EU "free trade agreement," negotiated in secret and containing the notorious "Investor-State Dispute Settlement" (ISDS) clause, which lets corporations sue governments in...

Same as the old boss: Justin Trudeau ready to sign Harper's EU free ...

Newly elected Canadian PM Justin Trudeau, arch-rival to Stephen Harper, has gone on record promising business-as-usual in passing and enacting CETA, with all of Harper's...

In Canada, Justin Trudeau takes pipelines in a new direction

But the new Liberal government of Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is now requiring pipeline projects to pass a more stringent environmental review, including a climate...

Justin Trudeau praises residents of indigenous town after shooting ...

Justin Trudeau praises residents of indigenous town after shooting. Canada's prime minister flew to the isolated town and met with victims' families, first responders, and...

Aislin looks back at Stephen Harper

“I think the first Harper cartoon I drew was in 2003. Peter MacKay was running the Progressive Conservatives, and Stephen Harper was head of the...

Tories' Senate gambit shows Harper still runs the party and the party still holds Parliament in contempt

(blog) (blog)The Conservative Opposition's threat to use its majority in the unelected Senate to thwart the Trudeau government's plan to repeal two anti-labour laws...

La Loche shootings: Prime Minister Justin Trudeau visiting Saskatchewan village today

Trudeau is also scheduled to talk to reporters at 4 p.m.. 'It is both heartbreaking and devastating when lives so full of promise are taken...

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, Premier Rachel Notley, to meet in Edmonton

Premier Rachel Notley talked to Justin Trudeau when they marched in the Edmonton Pride Parade last June. They met later that day at Notley's office...

What Justin Trudeau Did—and Did Not—Include in His Holocaust Remembrance Statement

Canadian Jewish News (blog)On Wednesday, recently-elected Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau issued his first official commemorative statement for International Holocaust Remembrance Day. The 111-word pronouncement...

Documents Reveal How Harper Government Cherry-Picked Syrian Refugee Files

Former prime minister Stephen Harper mingles at an event at the Calgary Stampede. (Photo: The Canadian Press). The policy, unveiled last January, was contentious. The...

Trudeau is Alberta-bound to meet Notley in early February | Calgary ...

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is coming to Alberta for the first time since last fall's election, with the visit taking place against a backdrop of...

Trudeau says government won't act as pipeline projects 'cheerleader' as Tories did

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau​ says his job is to look out for Canada's best interests and not act as a "cheerleader" for various pipeline projects...

Justin Trudeau to meet with national Inuit leaders today

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau will meet with representatives from national Inuit organizations today in Ottawa and Inuit leaders plan to use the face-time to lobby...

Justin Trudeau perfectly articulates the value of diversity in childhood, not just in the workforce

Speaking in Davos on Jan. 21, 2016, Justin Trudeau, Canada's prime minister spoke eloquently about why multiculturalism needs to be an integral part of all...

Justin Trudeau's real governing starts with return of Parliament

The Liberal government is about to go from the first blush of power to the grind of day-to-day governing. And the opposition is hoping to...