Category Archives: Politics

Senator Brazeau ousted from Conservative caucus Politics

Senator Patrick Brazeau was kicked out of the Conservative caucus after he was arrested in a domestic abuse case, CTV reported Thursday. Brazeau remains a senator  but was released from his duty in the caucus Thursday by Senator Marjory LeBreton, Canadian Press reported. CTV reported the firing comes after a long list of “controversial revelations”

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Video: Olivia Chow scrummed after York U gridlock meeting Politics

[youtube id=”XDVU2F8IeuQ” width=”620″ height=”360″] Videography by Stephen Donkers Olivia Chow was scrummed after giving a talk at York University, Thursday. “It’s never too late for a better city,” said Chow when asked about whether the damage to the city’s infrastructure has already been done. When asked about her preference between subways and LRTs, Chow said

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Kathleen Wynne officially becomes Ontario’s new leader News, Politics, Uncategorized

  By Kate McCullough The torch was officially passed to Kathleen Wynne Thursday morning as she was named Ontario’s premier-designate. “It is a great honour and pleasure to be here. I am just here to accept this honour,” Wynne told The Globe and Mail Thursday. “I had the opportunity this morning to thank the premier

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Wynne has busy schedule ahead of Feb.19 deadline News, Politics

By Amber Daugherty Time is already ticking for Kathleen Wynne, Ontario’s new premier-designate. With Saturday’s celebration behind her, Wynne has already rolled up her sleeves as she begins working to accomplish everything needed in the next three weeks. Boxes to be checked off her to-do list before ending the prorogation of Parliament on Feb. 19

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Spence supporters vow native ‘struggle will continue’ News, Politics

by Shumu Haque The hunger strike by First Nation Attawapiskat’s Chief of Council Theresa Spence may have ended, but her supporters say the struggle to ensure equal opportunities for the aboriginal people will continue. Following the end of a six-week hunger strike by Spence, her spokesperson, Danny Metatawabin, said, “the fight does not end because

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