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Province in play? Nova Scotia has a number of races worth watching as votes are counted Monday
Andrew Scheer Conservative government would be a 'disaster' for Vancouver, says mayor
Traitor or 'radical pragmatist'? Environmentalist fights to sell Liberal climate change plan
Scheer to join George Canyon for rally in Pictou County
All eyes on two St. John’s ridings as election nears
West Nova election candidates weigh in on climate crisis
Poverty, homelessness, and the economy were addressed, but the climate crisis may have been the hot topic at a candidates’ forum hosted by the United Church in Kingston Oct. 10. Candidates for the federal riding of West Nova in the Oct. 21 ...
Federal election 2019 roundup: Obama endorses Trudeau
Justin Trudeau, Jagmeet Singh and Andrew Scheer are all in Quebec this morning. In this live story, we’ll be tracking the campaign news as it happens. 5:00 p.m. — Green candidate quits, throws support to NDP in Edmonton Strathcona ...
Elections Canada says Obama tweet in support of Trudeau did not break rules on foreign interference
By Moira Warburton (Reuters) - Former U.S. President Barack Obama voiced his support on Wednesday for Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, who faces a tough battle for re-election next week. "I was proud to work with Justin Trudeau as ...
George Canyon criticized for claiming Indigenous heritage
Central Nova Conservative candidate George Canyon is stepping back from his earlier association with the Eastern Woodland Métis Nation. The group was founded in 1973, and currently has 30,000 members. In a Facebook post dated Aug. 23, 2018, ...
People's Party of Canada candidate shouldn't have been included: NDP MLA
A Department of Education policy should have prevented a People's Party of Canada candidate from participating in a recent Dartmouth high school election debate, instead of requiring she be invited, says NDP education critic Claudia ...
JOHN DeMONT: Wait over an hour to shake Trudeau's hand in Nova Scotia
Around 1 p.m. Tuesday, they started trickling into the Masstown Market: the Mounties and off-duty policemen with the squiggly ear-pieces; the true believers sporting the Trudeau buttons, Liberal hats and YesweZann T-shirts; the people perplexed by ...
Election 2019: All five Surrey ridings could be see-saw election battlegrounds
Surrey’s five federal ridings are at the heart of the suburban battleground in this tight federal election — they are all held by Liberals but are the target of concerted Conservative efforts to paint them blue again. That fight ...
Horwath crosses over to federal politics to campaign for NDP's Ramsey
Ontario New Democratic Party Leader Andrea Horwath stopped in Essex Tuesday to jump into federal politics, rallying supporters of Essex candidate Tracey Ramsey as the federal election entered its final week. Speaking to a packed crowd of ...
DAPHNE BRAMHAM: Why isn't the overdose crisis an election issue? Because it's complicated, expensive and controversial
If more than 12,800 Canadians had died in the past three years due to flu or gunshot wounds, causing life expectancy estimates to drop for the first time in decades, it’s inconceivable that it wouldn’t be something that federal party ...
Justin Trudeau rallies Central Nova supporters in New Glasgow
With less than a week remaining before election day, Liberal leader Justin Trudeau made a brief stop in New Glasgow on Oct. 15. In preparation for his arrival, a large section of Archimedes St. was shut down as a crowd came for a chance to get a ...