Canadian Politics


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Justin Trudeau riding high nearly a year after election, enjoying record approval
It's the Alt Right love, I can tell. Justin Trudeau riding high nearly a year after election, enjoying record approval September 15, 2016 by Canadian Manufacturing.com Staff OTTAWA—11 months after the sweeping election victory that carried him... (by mentalfloss)
May 29th, 2017 by Murphy last post
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MPP Jack MacLaren booted from PC caucus after video emerges
MPP Jack MacLaren booted from PC caucus after video emerges | Ontario | News | T (by spaminator)
May 26th, 2017 by Curious Cdn last post
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Tulip-loving Moose gets into Ottawa floral display
Moose destroys Canada 150 Celebration Tulip Garden | Daily Hive Montreal In a related news item, Today Prime Minister Trudeau issued an Executive Order upping moose hunting licences to be distributed throughout the United Steaks ... (by lone wolf)
May 26th, 2017 by MHz last post
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30 billion dollar debt
Well that 10 billion dollar deficit got out of hands fast :roll: (by Angstrom)
May 26th, 2017 by spaminator last post
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Acquitted in bid-rigging case launch $30-million suit against government investigator
Acquitted in bid-rigging case launch $30-million suit against government investi (by spaminator)
May 25th, 2017 by Musky last post
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Federal government overpaid more than 20,000 public servants
The malfunctioning Phoenix pay system that left thousands of Canadas public servants unpaid has also doled out millions of dollars in overpayments to 13,700 employees since its ill-fated launch. A letter sent to MPs on the government operations ... (by Mowich)
May 24th, 2017 by Musky last post
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Canada's 2015 federal election may have been influenced by outsiders, according to a
Canada's 2015 federal election may have been influenced by outsiders, according Russian hackers. ;) (by spaminator)
May 22nd, 2017 by Bar Sinister last post
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Let us all poop in the bushes instead of in the water. The sea, our primary food sour
Let us all poop in the bushes instead of in the water. The sea, our primary food source, will thank us. All human waste should be used to make arable land instead of killing our primary food and cooling source. The sea. Funny as it may sound,... (by French Patriot)
May 21st, 2017 by Jinentonix last post
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Protestors greet Prime Minister Justin Trudeau as he promotes child care benefit in E
Protestors greet Prime Minister Justin Trudeau as he promotes child care benefit (by spaminator)
May 21st, 2017 by spaminator last post
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Trudeau photobombs prom photoshoot
Trudeau photobombs prom photoshoot | Check it out | Canada | News | Toronto Sun (by spaminator)
May 21st, 2017 by JamesBondo last post
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Alberta's Wildrose, PCs have agreed to merge, sources say
:lol: Alberta's Wildrose, PCs have agreed to merge, sources say Sources have told The Canadian Press that Alberta's two conservative parties have struck a tentative deal to merge. The two party leaders Brian Jean of the Wildrose Party and Jason... (by mentalfloss)
May 20th, 2017 by Cliffy last post
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B'nai Brith slams NDP leadership hopeful for 'supporting Palestinian terrorists'
B'nai Brith slams NDP leadership hopeful for 'supporting Palestinian terrorists' (by spaminator)
May 19th, 2017 by tay last post
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Kevin O’Leary drops out, endorses Maxime Bernier for Conservative leadership POPULAR!
Kevin O’Leary drops out, endorses Maxime Bernier for Conservative leadership Kevin O'Leary is dropping out of the Conservative leadership race and endorsing Maxime Bernier because he says he... (by mentalfloss)
May 18th, 2017 by Cliffy last post
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B.C. can't hold Alberta's economy 'hostage' by blocking pipeline, Notley says
B.C. can't hold Alberta's economy 'hostage' by blocking pipeline, Notley says Alberta Premier Rachel Notley has used her strongest... (by B00Mer)
May 18th, 2017 by Bar Sinister last post
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BC NDP minority government would be best, say most British Columbians
BC NDP minority government would be best, say most British Columbians As we await the final BC election results, a new poll suggests most British Columbians would prefer a BC NDP... (by B00Mer)
May 17th, 2017 by Durry last post
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Rona Ambrose to announce resignation from House of Commons: Sources
Rona Ambrose to announce resignation from House of Commons: Sources | Canada | N (by spaminator)
May 17th, 2017 by Curious Cdn last post
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Cons kick senator out of caucus for dinner with Trudeau
The Conservative Senate leadership has kicked Nova Scotia Senator Stephen Greene out of the Tory caucus just hours before he was set to have dinner with Prime Minister Justin Trudeau. Greene, who was appointed in 2009 by former prime minister Stephen... (by tay)
May 16th, 2017 by Jinentonix last post
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Liberal Sen. Colin Kenny may get burned as ethics probe launches into allegations of
Liberal Sen. Colin Kenny may get burned as ethics probe launches into allegation (by spaminator)
May 16th, 2017 by mentalfloss last post
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Federal carbon tax plan to follow Alberta program, include individual rebates
Brad? Brad? Wake up, Brad. Federal carbon tax plan to follow Alberta program, include individual rebates (by mentalfloss)
May 16th, 2017 by mentalfloss last post
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BC Liberals planning to introduce reworked, Green Party-influenced budget
BC Liberals planning to introduce reworked, Green Party-influenced budget The BC Liberal government is plotting a course toward an early test of its strength in the... (by mentalfloss)
May 15th, 2017 by Jinentonix last post
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Barack Obama is coming to Montreal next month
Barack Obama is coming to Montreal next month The Chamber of Commerce of Metropolitan Montreal just announced that Barack Obama will be coming to Montreal on June 6 to deliver a keynote speech as... (by B00Mer)
May 15th, 2017 by Tecumsehsbones last post
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The difference between rape and theft?
I would never leave my wallet on the dashboard and door unlocked while leaving my car unattended. It's not because I believe that doing so would excuse a thief morally. It's not because I believe that the responsibility to prevent theft lies entirely in... (by White_Unifier)
May 14th, 2017 by lone wolf last post
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Wynne about to score a HUGE economic win
Time has now come; Premier puts foot down in slow-going Ring of Fire saga After facing months of criticism for appearing to be letting the all-important Ring of Fire file fizzle on her watch, a tough-sounding Premier Kathleen Wynne says she wants... (by mentalfloss)
May 14th, 2017 by B00Mer last post
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One Conservative can beat the Liberals, decimate the NDP and vaporize the BQ
Theres one Conservative who can beat the Liberals, decimate the NDP and vaporize the BQ: Maxime Bernier Voting has already begun... (by B00Mer)
May 13th, 2017 by tay last post
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Indigenous groups disappointed by lack of invite to first ministers' meeting
Organizations calling on premiers to hold Trudeau accountable to his promise of inclusion By Kristy Kirkup, The Canadian Press ... (by Mowich)
May 13th, 2017 by spaminator last post
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Metrolinx stumbles from crisis to crisis
On Tuesday, Metrolinx awarded a $428 million contract to build double-decker Go Trains to Bombardier, even though the company is behind schedule on a $1 billion streetcar order with Toronto and a previous $770 million contract with Metrolinx for LRTs.... (by Locutus)
May 12th, 2017 by tay last post
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Only 55 % oppose Bill C-46
I'm thinking this weak showing is because most Canadians don't understand the ramifications......... As part of its legislative package last month to legalize marijuana, the government also tabled a bill to update impaired-driving laws. Bill C-46... (by tay)
May 11th, 2017 by Cliffy last post
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Pollsters vindicated in B.C. election
Pollsters vindicated in B.C. election Four years is a long time to wait for vindication, but pollsters in British Columbia finally got it last night when the results of B.C.'s provincial election closely matched the final polls of the four week... (by mentalfloss)
May 10th, 2017 by lone wolf last post
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PCs poised to win 'super-majority' in Ontario
PCs poised to win 'super-majority' in Ontario TORONTO - Kathleen Wynne and Ontario’s Liberals could be on the verge of electoral disaster in 2018,... (by B00Mer)
May 10th, 2017 by Dixie Cup last post
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Wynn's Law to be Defeated
I think it's unconscionable that the Liberals are killing this private member's bill which will allow prosecutors to reveal a criminal's past history to be revealed at his/her parole hearings so that the Parole Board can make better decisions on whether a... (by Dixie Cup)
May 10th, 2017 by mentalfloss last post
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Canadian opinion of U.S. has hit an all-time low
Canadian opinion of U.S. has hit an all-time low The poll was just released by Environics Institute on Monday. The entire poll can be found here. Donald Trump`s election had a dramatic impact on Canadian opinion about the U.S. the report claims. 20... (by mentalfloss)
May 10th, 2017 by spaminator last post
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Great News! - No More Cardboard Cutouts
Hot off the press. No more Snapchats with Trudeau (by Kreskin)
May 8th, 2017 by Jinentonix last post
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Black Lives Matter just called Trudeau a white supremacist
not enough 'awks' in awkward to describe this one. :lol: In... (by Locutus)
May 8th, 2017 by taxslave last post
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Trudeau supports doctor assisted suicide ruling for personal reasons
Justin Trudeau supports doctor-assisted death ruling because of his experience with his father Justin Trudeau says he personally believes the Supreme Court of Canada was right to strike down the... (by mentalfloss)
May 5th, 2017 by Jinentonix last post
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Postmedia apologizes to Alberta Sikhs for Harjit Sajjan cartoon
Postmedia apologizes to Alberta Sikhs for Harjit Sajjan cartoon Postmedia has apologized for a political cartoon that sparked outrage among members of Alberta's Sikh community. On Tuesday, the Edmonton Sun and other Postmedia publications portayed... (by mentalfloss)
May 4th, 2017 by Bar Sinister last post
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Canada is absolutely killing the US on trade
Thanks Trump. Trade deficit narrows to $135M in March as exports surge to record Canadian exports surged to a record $47 bilion in March, but the country still posted a $135 million trade deficit for the month as imports also rose. Statistics... (by mentalfloss)
May 4th, 2017 by Bar Sinister last post
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The NDP Should Become A Labour Party Again
When the Labour Day parades begin Monday, New Democratic Party politicians will, as usual, be there. For a party that was co-founded by the union movement, participation in the annual event is a symbolic must. National party leader Tom Mulcair may... (by tay)
May 4th, 2017 by tay last post
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Conservative government abuses power to stifle opinion.
How is it at all ethical to use intimidation through tax audits to silence groups that oppose government agendas. The whole point of having an open society and access to power through the vote and responsive elected members is to prevent the kind of... (by Cobalt_Kid)
May 3rd, 2017 by Murphy last post
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Saskatchewan has more babies than seniors: census
Which one is petros? Saskatchewan has more babies than seniors: census New census data released by Statistics Canada shows Saskatchewan has a higher percentage of children under the age of 14 than anywhere else in the country. That doesn't... (by mentalfloss)
May 2nd, 2017 by taxslave last post
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The New Ten Dollar Bill
Thank Gawd they didn't include a Trudeau selfie.......... Interactive link...... Click on the bank note to explore Explore the New $10 Note - Bank of Canada (by DaSleeper)
May 1st, 2017 by Corduroy last post
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The "Official" BC Election Thread Liberals, NDP & Greens
Who do you think will win the BC Election on May 9th, 2017 and why. How would it affect the current BC Economy? ANgSt8LWy_g Well this is an interesting turn of events.. In B.C., NDP open up double-digit lead over Liberals with election looming (by B00Mer)
May 1st, 2017 by mentalfloss last post
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Ontario budget 2017
18 ways Ontario’s budget will affect you Ontario’s budget-balancing act is based on some risky assumptions I don't get it how do you spend more and balance the budget. Are they balancing it the same as Quebec on the backs of other provinces... (by Twin_Moose)
May 1st, 2017 by B00Mer last post
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Unions Bailing Out On BC NDP.
Iron Workers and Steel Workers finally gave up on flogging a dead horse. VICTORIA B.C.s Ironworkers threw their support behind Premier Christy Clark on Wednesday, attacking their old allies in the NDP for failing to support their jobs and... (by petros)
Apr 28th, 2017 by taxslave last post
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Christy Clark is trending for all the wrong reasons (VIDEO)
Christy Clark is trending for all the wrong reasons (VIDEO) A BC woman inspired a Twitter hashtag after a confrontation with BC Liberal leader Christy Clark in the... (by B00Mer)
Apr 28th, 2017 by mentalfloss last post
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China Really Wants Trudeau's Wood
Trade minister courts China as US announces duties on Canadian lumber With Canada and the United States at war over softwood lumber, the Liberal government decided the time was right to look eastward for a new customer: China. The prime minister... (by mentalfloss)