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2015/04/25 23:20
2015/04/25 23:20
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I always worry when I find myself on the same side of an issue as the Canadian Civil Liberties Association, the John Howard Society and the Canadian Bar Association. But on the decision a week ago by...
2015/04/25 23:20
2015/04/25 23:20
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2015/04/25 12:39
2015/04/25 12:39
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Gerald Caplan is an Africa scholar, former NDP national director and a regular panelist on CBC’s Power and Politics. During elections, political parties attempt to focus on their own strengths and...
2015/04/25 08:15
2015/04/25 08:15
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Narrowcasted budget likely to hit target audience A budget is, almost by definition, a political document. It is a reflection of a government’s plans for the future — both in terms of spending, but...
2015/04/25 01:39
2015/04/25 01:39
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Former prime minister Jean Chrétien is meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin next week, a tète-â-tète that comes even as relations between Ottawa and Moscow are severely strained over the...
2015/04/24 21:40
2015/04/24 21:40
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OTTAWA - "When our government first came to power, we worked hard to reduce Canada's substantial federal debt. We did it in short order, by more than $37 billion." — Finance Minister Joe Oliver's...
2015/04/24 21:40
2015/04/24 21:40
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EDMONTON — Former Guantanamo Bay detainee Omar Khadr has been granted bail. Khadr, 28, is currently serving an eight-year federal prison sentence in Edmonton’s Bowden Institution as a result of an...
2015/04/24 12:15
2015/04/24 12:15
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Federal Finance Minister Joe Oliver wants to present a bill to Parliament that will mandate balanced federal budgets in the future except for the eventualities of hell and high water. Well, he didn’t...
2015/04/24 09:07
2015/04/24 09:07
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OTTAWA - Canada once again finds itself in the middle of international and diaspora politics, this time revolving around a pair of First World War 100th anniversary commemorations in Armenia and...
2015/04/24 07:55
2015/04/24 07:55
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Cartoon by Greg Perry. No wonder they're spending $7.5 million in public money to advertise Joe Oliver's budget. Bernie Madoff couldn't have come up with a sneakier sell than this. Still, no one...
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2015/04/23 12:15
2015/04/23 12:15
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In the leadup to what is shaping up to be one of the nastiest, most bitterly fought federal elections in recent memory, the Conservative government has carefully — and rather artfully — crafted a...
2015/04/23 05:39
2015/04/23 05:39
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In Canadian federal politics, balanced budgets are kind of like Christmas presents for hard-to-please relatives: It’s the thought that counts. But not for much longer. When the ruling Conservatives...
2015/04/22 12:16
2015/04/22 12:16
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Three years ago, the Family Services minister got a clear account of how many youth in the care needed serious attention, specialized treatment and homes capable of dealing with their fiendishly...
2015/04/22 12:16
2015/04/22 12:16
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It was with mixed feelings that I read “Meadowlark Owners Mark End Of Era.” The story was informative and brought back many memories, as I lived in one of the 52 permanent mobile homes sites from the...
2015/04/22 09:39
2015/04/22 09:39
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Was it wrong for the Harper government to balance the budget this year? That depends on whether we have become as conservative as the Prime Minister thinks we are. The government promised to...
2015/04/22 07:55
2015/04/22 07:55
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The Harper government's election year budget was balanced as expected. Photo: PMO Flickr. With a federal election looming in the fall, the Harper government tabled a budget in Ottawa on Tuesday with...
2015/04/22 01:07
2015/04/22 01:07
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OTTAWA - The Harper government has made a commitment to extend Canada's participation in the International Space Station mission for another four years — until 2024. The announcement was included in...
2015/04/21 23:39
2015/04/21 23:39
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Finance Minister Joe Oliver hands a copy of the federal budget to a clerk in the House of Commons on Parliament Hill in Ottawa, Tuesday April 21, 2015. On closer inspection, the budget is long on...
2015/04/21 20:39
2015/04/21 20:39
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The Harper government has long courted the small business sector, but this year’s pre-election budget stands out as one of the nine-year-old government’s “strongest and most decidedly pro-small...
2015/04/21 20:39
2015/04/21 20:39
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The Harper government has introduced a pre-election budget that offers investment incentives to manufacturers and growing tax breaks to small businesses while promising to return Ottawa to the...
2015/04/21 20:39
2015/04/21 20:39
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For years, the Harper government has hitched Canada’s economic fortunes to the willingness of Canadian consumer to spend. Why change now? The budget tabled by Finance Minister Joe Oliver on Tuesday...
2015/04/25 23:20
2015/04/25 23:20
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