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CBC.ca
Elsie Wayne: Loud, loved, always colourfulwas not for turning. She led the party as interim leader until Joe Clark took o
Elsie Wayne: Loud, loved, always colourful
CBC.ca / Posted 2 minutes ago
was not for turning. She led the party as interim leader until Joe Clark took over and then had a part in creating the new Conservative Party under Stephen Harper. Party veterans seemed alternately horrified or awed by the piquant politician from... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
The NHS will simply collapse unless politicians have the courage to reform itDespite the Conservative Party having promised to increase NHS spending by £8 b
The NHS will simply collapse unless politicians have the courage to reform it
Daily Telegraph / Posted an hour ago
Despite the Conservative Party having promised to increase NHS spending by £8 billion a year during this parliament – the minimum demanded by its managers – we learn of a crisis within the institution that promises a financial shortfall of £20... Read more
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Calcutta News
‘Prove burkini is a threat,’ highest French court tells town which imposed the banthe ban on the burkini. The ban on the burkini made its way into campaigns for
‘Prove burkini is a threat,’ highest French court tells town which imposed the ban
Calcutta News / Posted 8 hours ago
the ban on the burkini. The ban on the burkini made its way into campaigns for the 2017 presidential elections. The conservative party has even urged PM Valls to come up with a draft law to impose the ban. Some 4.7 million Muslims now live... Read more
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Brandon Sun
As I See Itup another solid majority in Saskatchewan, the chorus attempting to draft Premi
As I See It
Brandon Sun / Posted 8 hours ago
up another solid majority in Saskatchewan, the chorus attempting to draft Premier Brad Wall for leader of the federal Conservative party will reach a crescendo, whether or not he finally expresses interest. Ever since Stephen Harper stepped... Read more
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Middletown Times Herald-Record
WW II vet Marion Stackhouse, 100, buried with full military honorsFlorence Stewart. If she believed in something, she fought for it, whether it w
WW II vet Marion Stackhouse, 100, buried with full military honors
Middletown Times Herald-Record / Posted 8 hours ago
Florence Stewart. If she believed in something, she fought for it, whether it was her patients’ health or her beloved Conservative Party. She helped spearhead the creation of the Sullivan County Dialysis Center. When Stackhouse was already in... Read more
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CTV News
Five things Canadians can take away from Stephen Harper's time in politicsand as leader of the Canadian Alliance before going on to unite that party with
Five things Canadians can take away from Stephen Harper's time in politics
CTV News / Posted 16 hours ago
and as leader of the Canadian Alliance before going on to unite that party with the PCs and becoming the leader of the new Conservative Party in 2004. Whether those factions can remain united will be tested by the election of a new party leader... Read more
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walesonline
No surge in membership for Plaid Cymru under Leanne Wood's leadershipfrom political parties’ head offices, press releases and media estimates, the L
No surge in membership for Plaid Cymru under Leanne Wood's leadership
walesonline / Posted 17 hours ago
from political parties’ head offices, press releases and media estimates, the Labour Party has around 515,000 members; the Conservative Party had 149,800 members as of December 2013, the latest available estimate published by the party centrally;... Read more
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Mississauga News
Five takeaways from the Stephen Harper eraand as leader of the Canadian Alliance before going on to unite that party with
Five takeaways from the Stephen Harper era
Mississauga News / Posted 17 hours ago
and as leader of the Canadian Alliance before going on to unite that party with the PCs and becoming the leader of the new Conservative Party in 2004. Whether those factions can remain united will be tested by the election of a new party leader... Read more
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SouthwesternOntario.ca
Five takeaways from the Stephen Harper eraand as leader of the Canadian Alliance before going on to unite that party with
Five takeaways from the Stephen Harper era
SouthwesternOntario.ca / Posted 17 hours ago
and as leader of the Canadian Alliance before going on to unite that party with the PCs and becoming the leader of the new Conservative Party in 2004. Whether those factions can remain united will be tested by the election of a new party leader... Read more
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Dundas Star News
Five takeaways from the Stephen Harper eraand as leader of the Canadian Alliance before going on to unite that party with
Five takeaways from the Stephen Harper era
Dundas Star News / Posted 17 hours ago
and as leader of the Canadian Alliance before going on to unite that party with the PCs and becoming the leader of the new Conservative Party in 2004. Whether those factions can remain united will be tested by the election of a new party leader... Read more
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Barrie Examiner
Stephen Harper resigns as MPAmbrose said, he steered the country through the 2008 great recession. "On beh
Stephen Harper resigns as MP
Barrie Examiner / Posted 19 hours ago
Ambrose said, he steered the country through the 2008 great recession. "On behalf of the Conservative caucus and the Conservative party of Canada, we thank Stephen Harper for his immense contributions, and we wish him well in his future... Read more
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CTV News
Online reaction: Stephen Harper trending after resigning as MPin the House of Commons and stepping down as MP for the riding of Calgary-Herit
Online reaction: Stephen Harper trending after resigning as MP
CTV News / Posted 20 hours ago
in the House of Commons and stepping down as MP for the riding of Calgary-Heritage. He stayed as MP but stepped down as Conservative party leader after he lost the federal election in October to Liberal Leader Justin Trudeau. After he made the... Read more
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CBC.ca
Former PM Harper stepping down as Calgary-area MP to go into consulting& dedicated service to our country. My best wishes to you and your family today
Former PM Harper stepping down as Calgary-area MP to go into consulting
CBC.ca / Posted 21 hours ago
& dedicated service to our country. My best wishes to you and your family today," Trudeau tweeted. Harper stepped down as Conservative party leader in October after he lost the election to Trudeau, but opted to remain as an MP. He showed up... Read more
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FOX News
Former Canadian prime minister Harper leaves politicsmember of Parliament for the district of Calgary Heritage in a statement and on
Former Canadian prime minister Harper leaves politics
FOX News / Posted 21 hours ago
member of Parliament for the district of Calgary Heritage in a statement and on social media. Harper had stepped down as Conservative party leader in October on the night he lost the election to Liberal leader Justin Trudeau, but had chosen to... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
As Labor Day nears, it's still tough to be a Republican or a Trump backerthe Democrats' stab at unity in Philadelphia and beyond, it has been, shall we
As Labor Day nears, it's still tough to be a Republican or a Trump backer
Dallas Morning News / Posted 21 hours ago
the Democrats' stab at unity in Philadelphia and beyond, it has been, shall we say, less than uplifting for America's once-conservative party. Trump and his people -- and those regular Republicans falling in line -- have a point when they argue... Read more
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CTV News
'Best is yet to come': Former PM Harper stepping down as MPAmbrose said, he steered the country through the 2008 great recession. "On beh
'Best is yet to come': Former PM Harper stepping down as MP
CTV News / Posted 21 hours ago
Ambrose said, he steered the country through the 2008 great recession. "On behalf of the Conservative caucus and the Conservative party of Canada, we thank Stephen Harper for his immense contributions, and we wish him well in his future... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Images from Stephen Harper's political life - from Canadian Alliance leader to Canada's 22nd prime ministerMay 21, 2002. Canadian Alliance leader Stephen Harper is kissed by Mary Walsh,
Images from Stephen Harper's political life - from Canadian Alliance leader to Canada's 22nd prime minister
The Globe and Mail / Posted 21 hours ago
May 21, 2002. Canadian Alliance leader Stephen Harper is kissed by Mary Walsh, a comedian, in Ottawa, January 12, 2004. Conservative Party leader Stephen Harper speaks at the annual Ahmadiyya Muslim convention in Toronto, June 26, 2005. (Tobin... Read more
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SouthwesternOntario.ca
Text of Harper's resignation remarksprepare for the next chapter of my life, my eternal thanks to the constituents
Text of Harper's resignation remarks
SouthwesternOntario.ca / Posted 22 hours ago
prepare for the next chapter of my life, my eternal thanks to the constituents of Calgary Heritage, to the members of the Conservative Party, and to all Canadians for having given me the honour of serving the best country in the world. May God... Read more
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Northumberland Today
Stephen Harper to resign as MPis expected to issue a statement later this morning, 10 months after he lost th
Stephen Harper to resign as MP
Northumberland Today / Posted 22 hours ago
is expected to issue a statement later this morning, 10 months after he lost the federal election and stepped down as Conservative party leader. "We put everything on the table, we gave everything we have to give, and we have no regrets... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Article 50 could be triggered early in the new year, Iain Duncan Smith saysabout the outcome that will entail. We will be out and we will do incredibly we
Article 50 could be triggered early in the new year, Iain Duncan Smith says
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 23 hours ago
about the outcome that will entail. We will be out and we will do incredibly well. Mr Duncan Smith, a former leader of the Conservative party, also suggested on BBC’s Radio 4 Today programme that Britain could rely on World Trade Organisation (WTO)... Read more
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Niagara Falls Review
Stephen Harper to resign as MPis expected to issue a statement later this morning, 10 months after he lost th
Stephen Harper to resign as MP
Niagara Falls Review / Posted 23 hours ago
is expected to issue a statement later this morning, 10 months after he lost the federal election and stepped down as Conservative party leader. "We put everything on the table, we gave everything we have to give, and we have no regrets... Read more
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Welland Tribune
Stephen Harper to resign as MPis expected to issue a statement later this morning, 10 months after he lost th
Stephen Harper to resign as MP
Welland Tribune / Posted 23 hours ago
is expected to issue a statement later this morning, 10 months after he lost the federal election and stepped down as Conservative party leader. "We put everything on the table, we gave everything we have to give, and we have no regrets... Read more
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The Brantford Expositor
Stephen Harper to resign as MPis expected to issue a statement later this morning, 10 months after he lost th
Stephen Harper to resign as MP
The Brantford Expositor / Posted 23 hours ago
is expected to issue a statement later this morning, 10 months after he lost the federal election and stepped down as Conservative party leader. "We put everything on the table, we gave everything we have to give, and we have no regrets... Read more
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Pembroke Daily Observer
Stephen Harper to resign as MPis expected to issue a statement later this morning, 10 months after he lost th
Stephen Harper to resign as MP
Pembroke Daily Observer / Posted 23 hours ago
is expected to issue a statement later this morning, 10 months after he lost the federal election and stepped down as Conservative party leader. "We put everything on the table, we gave everything we have to give, and we have no regrets... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
As Labor Day nears, it's still tough to be a Republican -- or a Trump backerthe Democrats' stab at unity in Philadelphia and beyond, it has been, shall we
As Labor Day nears, it's still tough to be a Republican -- or a Trump backer
Dallas Morning News / Posted 23 hours ago
the Democrats' stab at unity in Philadelphia and beyond, it has been, shall we say, less than uplifting for America's once-conservative party. Trump and his people -- and those regular Republicans falling in line -- have a point when they argue... Read more
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Belleville Intelligencer
Stephen Harper to resign as MPis expected to issue a statement later this morning, 10 months after he lost th
Stephen Harper to resign as MP
Belleville Intelligencer / Posted 23 hours ago
is expected to issue a statement later this morning, 10 months after he lost the federal election and stepped down as Conservative party leader. "We put everything on the table, we gave everything we have to give, and we have no regrets... Read more
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CTV News
Former PM Harper stepping down as MPand again. And I leave elected office proud of what our team accomplished toget
Former PM Harper stepping down as MP
CTV News / Posted 23 hours ago
and again. And I leave elected office proud of what our team accomplished together," he said. Harper had stepped down as Conservative party leader in October on the night he lost the election to Liberal Leader Justin Trudeau, but had chosen to... Read more
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CBC.ca
Stephen Harper to give up Calgary seat todayis expected to issue a statement later this morning, 10 months after he lost th
Stephen Harper to give up Calgary seat today
CBC.ca / Posted yesterday
is expected to issue a statement later this morning, 10 months after he lost the federal election and stepped down as Conservative party leader. "We put everything on the table, we gave everything we have to give, and we have no regrets... Read more
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Owen Sound Sun Times
Stephen Harper to resign as MPis expected to issue a statement later this morning, 10 months after he lost th
Stephen Harper to resign as MP
Owen Sound Sun Times / Posted yesterday
is expected to issue a statement later this morning, 10 months after he lost the federal election and stepped down as Conservative party leader. "We put everything on the table, we gave everything we have to give, and we have no regrets... Read more
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Simcoe Reformer
Stephen Harper to resign as MPis expected to issue a statement later this morning, 10 months after he lost th
Stephen Harper to resign as MP
Simcoe Reformer / Posted yesterday
is expected to issue a statement later this morning, 10 months after he lost the federal election and stepped down as Conservative party leader. "We put everything on the table, we gave everything we have to give, and we have no regrets... Read more
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Fort McMurray Today
Stephen Harper to resign as MPis expected to issue a statement later this morning, 10 months after he lost th
Stephen Harper to resign as MP
Fort McMurray Today / Posted yesterday
is expected to issue a statement later this morning, 10 months after he lost the federal election and stepped down as Conservative party leader. "We put everything on the table, we gave everything we have to give, and we have no regrets... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Stephen Harper to resign as MPwill issue a statement later this morning, 10 months after he lost the federal
Stephen Harper to resign as MP
Calgary Sun / Posted yesterday
will issue a statement later this morning, 10 months after he lost the federal election and stepped down as Conservative party leader. But the 57-year-old had chosen to stay on as an MP for his Calgary riding and routinely showed up... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Harper to resign seat today to launch consulting firmPrime Minister from 2006 to 2015, when his Conservatives were defeated by Justi
Harper to resign seat today to launch consulting firm
Calgary Sun / Posted yesterday
Prime Minister from 2006 to 2015, when his Conservatives were defeated by Justin Trudeau's Liberals. The country's unified Conservative Party is as much a legacy of Harper as his time as prime minister, and remains in the midst of a leadership race... Read more
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Sarnia Observer
Stephen Harper to resign as MPis expected to issue a statement later this morning, 10 months after he lost th
Stephen Harper to resign as MP
Sarnia Observer / Posted yesterday
is expected to issue a statement later this morning, 10 months after he lost the federal election and stepped down as Conservative party leader. "We put everything on the table, we gave everything we have to give, and we have no regrets... Read more
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Woodstock Sentinel-Review
Stephen Harper to resign as MPis expected to issue a statement later this morning, 10 months after he lost th
Stephen Harper to resign as MP
Woodstock Sentinel-Review / Posted yesterday
is expected to issue a statement later this morning, 10 months after he lost the federal election and stepped down as Conservative party leader. "We put everything on the table, we gave everything we have to give, and we have no regrets... Read more
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St. Catharines Standard
Stephen Harper to resign as MPis expected to issue a statement later this morning, 10 months after he lost th
Stephen Harper to resign as MP
St. Catharines Standard / Posted yesterday
is expected to issue a statement later this morning, 10 months after he lost the federal election and stepped down as Conservative party leader. "We put everything on the table, we gave everything we have to give, and we have no regrets... Read more
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Chatham Daily News
Stephen Harper to resign as MPis expected to issue a statement later this morning, 10 months after he lost th
Stephen Harper to resign as MP
Chatham Daily News / Posted yesterday
is expected to issue a statement later this morning, 10 months after he lost the federal election and stepped down as Conservative party leader. "We put everything on the table, we gave everything we have to give, and we have no regrets... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
How football can explain politics: Labour dominate the Premier League while lower ranks are more Conservativevote Conservative. This may say something about the individual making those co
How football can explain politics: Labour dominate the Premier League while lower ranks are more Conservative
Daily Telegraph / Posted yesterday
vote Conservative. This may say something about the individual making those comments – or it may be about the image of the Conservative Party. Conservative voters don’t all wear bowler hats and live in mansions in Surrey or Chelsea, you know. The... Read more
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CTV News
Former PM Harper to give up Calgary seat todaywill issue a statement later this morning, 10 months after he lost the federal
Former PM Harper to give up Calgary seat today
CTV News / Posted yesterday
will issue a statement later this morning, 10 months after he lost the federal election and stepped down as Conservative party leader. But the 57-year-old had chosen to stay on as an MP for his Calgary riding and routinely showed up... Read more
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CBC.ca
Stephen Harper to give up Calgary seat todaywill issue a statement later this morning, 10 months after he lost the federal
Stephen Harper to give up Calgary seat today
CBC.ca / Posted yesterday
will issue a statement later this morning, 10 months after he lost the federal election and stepped down as Conservative party leader. But the 57-year-old had chosen to stay on as an MP for his Calgary riding and routinely showed up... Read more
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Hamilton News
Stephen Harper quitting politics: sourcePrime Minister from 2006 to 2015, when his Conservatives were defeated by Justi
Stephen Harper quitting politics: source
Hamilton News / Posted yesterday
Prime Minister from 2006 to 2015, when his Conservatives were defeated by Justin Trudeau's Liberals. The country's unified Conservative Party is as much a legacy of Harper as his time as prime minister, and remains in the midst of a leadership race... Read more
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Zero Hedge
August 26(http://bit.ly/2bSlQ3X) ** Rick Peterson, a Vancouver-based financial services
August 26
Zero Hedge / Posted yesterday
(http://bit.ly/2bSlQ3X) ** Rick Peterson, a Vancouver-based financial services executive, is mulling a bid to lead the Conservative Party of Canada and plans to enter the race in late September. (http://bit.ly/2bSmPRS) The Times ** Japan's... Read more
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Eye Witness News
British economy escapes Brexit 'bomb', for nowbelieve it is too early to know how Britain will cope with years of Brexit unce
British economy escapes Brexit 'bomb', for now
Eye Witness News / Posted yesterday
believe it is too early to know how Britain will cope with years of Brexit uncertainty. FILE: Britain's new Conservative Party leader Theresa May speaks to members of the media at The St Stephen's entrance to the Palace of... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Seven key NT election issues to watchpolitical party, but its initial pitch to those frustrated with both major part
Seven key NT election issues to watch
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted yesterday
political party, but its initial pitch to those frustrated with both major parties has been refined to the "alternative conservative party." It's headed up by former CLP heavyweights Braedon Earley and Sue Fraser Adams. Arguably its best chance... Read more
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express
Shameless politician caught playing Pokémon GO during important defence meetingtoday on an important mission”. Norway’s Prime Minister has previously stated
Shameless politician caught playing Pokémon GO during important defence meeting
express / Posted yesterday
today on an important mission”. Norway’s Prime Minister has previously stated she plays Pokémon GO. Edna Holberg, of the Conservative party, announced to reporters that she was on level 14 of the popular mobile game. In 2011, an Indonesian... Read more
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CBC.ca
Secret cabinet document went missing in Hunter Tootoo's final days as ministersaid "it's a very serious error for any minister ... The minister immediately r
Secret cabinet document went missing in Hunter Tootoo's final days as minister
CBC.ca / Posted yesterday
said "it's a very serious error for any minister ... The minister immediately recognized the gravity of that error." Bernier returned to cabinet following the 2011 election and is currently a candidate in the Conservative Party leaders... Read more
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The Atlantic
Donald Trump Is Steve Bannon's Latest Weapon in His Crusade to Destroy the Leftuprising of a sort that requires the destruction of the GOP establishment. “We
Donald Trump Is Steve Bannon's Latest Weapon in His Crusade to Destroy the Left
The Atlantic / Posted yesterday
uprising of a sort that requires the destruction of the GOP establishment. “We don’t believe there is a functional conservative party in this country and we certainly don’t think the Republican Party is that,” he told a gathering of... Read more
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Staten Island Advance
A few Conservative voters could change party makeupunknown races that a handful of Conservative voters will come out for. Republi
A few Conservative voters could change party makeup
Staten Island Advance / Posted yesterday
unknown races that a handful of Conservative voters will come out for. Republicans and some Conservatives unhappy with Conservative Party leaders supporting Democrat Michael McMahon in the district attorney's race last year are leading a charge... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Tory plan to ban councils from running bus services given thumbs down by voters"It does nothing whatever to improve bus services for people—rather, it is mere
Tory plan to ban councils from running bus services given thumbs down by voters
Daily Mirror / Posted yesterday
"It does nothing whatever to improve bus services for people—rather, it is merely a piece of ​political dogma from the Conservative Party…. This clause goes too far." Dan KitwoodJeremy Corbyn vowed to give councils the power to run their own... Read more
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CBC.ca
Sweating the small stuff: Scandals and the strange way we count government spendingof dollars in new debt on the shoulders of all Canadians. Their projected defic
Sweating the small stuff: Scandals and the strange way we count government spending
CBC.ca / Posted 2 days ago
of dollars in new debt on the shoulders of all Canadians. Their projected deficit for 2016 alone is $30 BILLION!" the Conservative Party laments at LiberalDebt.ca, a website presumably created to mock the Liberal government's... Read more
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