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Resurgence of COVID-19 fails to dampen Throne Speech ambition

Resurgence of COVID-19 fails to dampen Throne Speech ambition

As Canada enters the pandemic’s second wave, the Liberal government has presented a sprawling blueprint to overhaul the country’s economy, health care, approach to climate change, and social systems. In presenting the government’s Throne Speech, our embattled Governor...

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New Brunswick Re-Elects Premier Blaine Higgs

New Brunswick Re-Elects Premier Blaine Higgs

New Brunswick voters have re-elected Blaine Higgs as Premier of New Brunswick. This is the first time in 17 years that a governing party has been re-elected in New Brunswick. It appears that Premier Higgs will lead a majority Progressive Conservative government. In...

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Election Hawks See Mounting Evidence for Fall BC Election

Election Hawks See Mounting Evidence for Fall BC Election

“The enemy of conventional wisdom is not ideas,” said John Kenneth Galbraith, “but the march of events.” And though conventional wisdom may stack up against BC Premier John Horgan calling a fall election, election hawks point to events marching in the other direction....

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Conservative Leader Erin O’Toole Announces Shadow Cabinet

Conservative Leader Erin O’Toole Announces Shadow Cabinet

Ahead of Parliament returning on September 23, and on the heels of his announcement appointing Hon. Candice Bergen as Deputy Leader, Federal Conservative Leader and Leader of the Official Opposition Erin O’Toole has announced his shadow cabinet. As Conservatives...

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O’Toole Wins Conservative Party Leadership

O’Toole Wins Conservative Party Leadership

Image Credit: (Nathan Denette/The Canadian Press) Member of Parliament and former cabinet minister Erin O’Toole has been elected Leader of the Conservative Party of Canada (CPC) and will serve as Leader of the Official Opposition. In what proved to be a close and...

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Freeland Wins Finance Job as Trudeau Prorogues Parliament

Freeland Wins Finance Job as Trudeau Prorogues Parliament

Chrystia Freeland’s star is shining brighter than ever today as she was named Finance Minister in Justin Trudeau’s Liberal government, making her the first woman to ever hold this prestigious post. After distinguishing herself in previous roles, particularly her...

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