OTTAWA – Seven parliamentary watchdogs who are the target of a Conservative bill to compel them to reveal past political activities made unprecedented appeals two years ago for better scrutiny of how they are appointed and the work they do – but no one responded to their plea. 769 more words
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PQ, Liberals neck-in-neck in Quebec election, poll says — but francophone lead could still mean PQ majority
MONTREAL — The April 7 election will not be a cakewalk for the Parti Québécois, a new poll suggests.
The PQ and Liberals are neck and neck at 36 per cent, while the Coalition Avenir Québec has 17 per cent of support and Québec solidaire has eight per cent, according to the Internet survey by CROP for Radio-Canada. 360 more words
The NDP Chatham Kent Essex Riding Association works hard to raise people’s awareness of important economic, social and political issues in our riding’s communities, the province and nation. 42 more words
Most people I know feel very strongly that they want Pauline gone. We hate her politics, we hate her charter, we hate her budget, we hate the lies and, in a way that Anglophone North Americans rarely have the pleasure of claiming, we hate that our rights and freedoms are genuinely being infringed upon. 472 more words