As the Canadian House of Commons looks set to pass Bill C-51 by a clear majority it is the perfect time to question how intelligence services are monitored in Canada, and to take steps to ensure that expanded powers for Canadian intelligence services are used properly. 288 more words
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That’s emerging as a key point of contention in the Progressive Conservative leadership race as rivals scramble to distance themselves from former leader Tim Hudak’s ill-fated 2014 campaign pledge to axe 100,000 public-service jobs. 483 more words
EDMONTON – Independent MLA Joe Anglin has announced he’ll be seeking nomination to run for re-election as a Progressive Conservative. The Rimbey-Rocky Mountain House-Sundre MLA left the Wildrose last November and has sat as an independent since. 397 more words
The provincial Progressive Conservatives have opened nomination races in another 12 constituencies as talk of a potential spring election in Alberta grows.
The 12 ridings announced Monday, which all have PC incumbents, are to have candidates in place by Feb. 252 more words
MPP Christine Elliott, who is considered the front-runner in the Progressive Conservative leadership race, was in town Thursday pitching a kinder Ontario PC Party.
“Fiscal conservatism can result in social compassion,” Elliott said in a telephone interview Thursday afternoon. 384 more words