The motivation to “unite the right” is driven by the perfectly understandable desire by conservatives to limit the NDP to one term.
But let’s look at the assumption that uniting the parties would turf the NDP. 649 more words
WHITBY, Ont. – Candidates in the Whitby-Oshawa provincial byelection have opened their campaign offices.
Progressive Conservative candidate Lorne Coe, Liberal candidate Elizabeth Roy and NDP candidate Niki Lundquist all held events at their offices Saturday, alongside bigwigs from the respective parties. 111 more words
CALGARY – Deborah Drever of Calgary won a seat for the NDP in last spring’s Alberta election. Just over two weeks later, she was suspended from caucus when her past social media gaffes surfaced. 453 more words
The latest nosedive in world oil prices could actually stimulate a rebound in the longer term, says Premier Rachel Notley.
Notley said the dramatic drop in prices — oil fell Monday to US$34.53 per barrel for the first time since 2009, before closing the day at $36.31 — could prompt the reduction of supply necessary to boost crude prices back into a higher range in the future. 768 more words
CORNER BROOK, N.L. – The Liberals earned a hefty majority win in Monday’s provincial election in Newfoundland and Labrador, ending 12 years of Progressive Conservative rule with a low-key campaign that tapped into voters’ desire for change. 702 more words