Americas Canada looks set to procure an interim fleet of Boeing F/A-18 Super Hornets to fill a capability gap as it procrastinates on how to proceed with its new fighter competition. The Liberal Party leader Justin Trudeau promised during the election campaign not to buy the F-35 to replace its aging CF-18s; but the government […]
Last Monday I attended a briefing on amendments to the Liberal Party of Canada constitution at the Farmteam Cookhouse on Sparks Street. The party spring for a few plates of appetizers, and Liberal carpenter Rob Jamieson strongly insisted I report on the nibbles. Show More Summary
Justin Trudeau, prime minister of Canada and leader of the country’s Liberal Party, apologized after grabbing official Opposition whip Gordon Brown and elbowing a female New Democrat Party (NDP) legislator, Ruth Ellen Brosseau, in the House of Commons on Wednesday. Show More Summary
Justin Trudeau offered "unreserved" apologies Wednesday after jostling lawmakers from both of Canada's main opposition parties during a raucous day in Ottawa. The Liberal prime minister, apparently annoyed by a delay to voting on an assisted-suicide bill, was seen striding across the Parliament floor to grab the arm of Conservative...
Support for marijuana legalization in the United States is at a record high. The ruling Liberal Party in Canada will introduce legislation to legalize marijuana by 2017. 4/20 has become the marijuana industry's Black Friday. No senior-level...Show More Summary
Canada’s recently-elected Liberal Party government has failed to live up to its stated goal of re-engaging constructively in the international arena by renewing and expanding sanctions against Moscow, the Russian Embassy in Ottawa said in a statement.
Meanwhile, in Canada, the Prime Minister practices yoga. This photo is not new, but if you’re just learning that Canada’s Prime Minister is the fresh-faced Justin Trudeau, Leader of the Liberal Party, and husband to the multi-lingual, yoga teaching, women’s rights advocate Sophie Gregoire-Trudeau, then now you know. And with today’s volitical (that’s violent and […]
Liberal Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s proposals for his four-year term are projected to send Canada into the red in the neighborhood of...
Yesterday we broke the news that the Liberals have ordered the Department of National Defence to draft plans to house 6,000 Syrian migrants on Canadian military bases.
Americas Canada’s recent exit of the F-35 fighter program may not be as cut and dried as promised on the campaign trail by the Liberal Party government. During a recent interview, defense minister Harjit Sajjan sidestepped answering questions on whether the Lockheed Martin F-35 jet would be excluded from a competition to replace the CF-18 […]
As I said after the Liberals won the election: For conservatives, the main issue right now isn’t the Conservative Party of Canada. The main problem is — everything else.
Wikimedia Commons Justin Trudeau, newly-minted Prime Minister of Canada and self-professed dabbler in pot, announced earlier this month that his Liberal Party would move ahead with plans to legalize marijuana as early as 2016. Ending...Show More Summary
Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s Liberal Party recaptured the lead on October 19, 2015 as Canada’s ruling party for the first time in nearly a decade, but while Trudeau’s talk of bringing Syrian refugees into Canada and investigating...Show More Summary
Laurie Graham of CTV interviewed the new Liberal health minister about the 50,000 Muslim migrants that are being rushed to Canada from Syria in the next 13 months.
Competent Canadian authorities should investigate a recent fundraising email from the ruling Liberal Party, the opposition New Democratic Party (NDP) said in a letter to the country’s Conflict of Interest and Ethics Commissioner Mary Dawson.
Canada's new government on Tuesday unveiled a plan to accommodate about 25,000 Syrian refugees. Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, whose Liberal Party won national elections last month, had made hosting the refugees a prominent part of his campaign platform. "This is not just about welcoming 25,000 Syrian refugees, this is about welcoming 25,000 new Canadians," Trudeau […]
For those concerned about the health and safety of all Canadians, no matter their location, it was with nervous excitement that we received the news of Dr. Jane Philpott’s appointment as Minister of Health. Dr. Philpott, an active member in her Community Mennonite Church, and according to the Liberal Party website, a “song leader for […]
By Phil Stewart WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Pentagon expects the new Canadian government to allow Lockheed Martin Corp's F-35 fighter aircraft to compete to replace Canada's aging CF-18 jets, despite the Liberal Party's stated opposition to the planes, U.S. Show More Summary
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has ordered a reopening of the bidding process to replace Canada's aging fleet of fighter jets, according to a letter unsealed Friday.Trudeau's Liberal Party had pledged to scrap the multibillion-dollarShow More Summary
Though it has only been a few days into his tenure, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau seems to be on an impressive track of restoring Canada's image as the fair, liberal, caring and proudly-diverse nation it was once perceived as, particularly...Show More Summary