OTTAWA — With the Liberal cannabis legalization bill now being debated in the Senate, the Conservative Party’s health critic used poetry Friday to ask for sober second thought. 617 more words
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Peter Kent, Ontario MP, compares growing pot at home to ‘putting fentanyl on a shelf within reach of kids’
I was afforded the coolest and most humbling opportunity yesterday, and I just really needed to write about it.
Every year here in Ottawa, there’s an event called The Travers Debates, a debate with politicians and journalists in support of the James Travers Fellowship, which honours the late Jim Travers and affords Canadian journalists the opportunity to go abroad to cover foreign affairs. 227 more words
Perhaps I’m just cranky and in need of a vacation. But the refusal of our elected leaders to take any responsibility for their own failures is grating on my nerves. 1,242 more words
By Alexander Panetta
WASHINGTON — The federal payout to Omar Khadr was a big story in some conservative U.S. media outlets Monday, after nearly two weeks in which it had garnered barely a whisper south of the border. 431 more words