Liberals

NSW Liberals endorse preselection reforms

Liberal members have endorsed a motion championed by Tony Abbott to allow plebiscites to select candidates for state and federal seats in NSW.<p>Sitting …

Malcolm Turnbull

Nearly half of liberals don’t even like to be around Trump supporters

Liberals don't just hate President Trump; lots of them don't even like the idea of being in the company of his supporters.<p>That's the big takeaway from a new Pew Research Center survey, which is just the latest indicator of our remarkably tribal and partisan politics. And when it comes to Trump, …

Elections

Hamburgers aren't the problem

pointnshoot/flickr<p>Josh Barro thinks liberals could do a lot better if they were less annoying. He illustrates this with “the hamburger …

Liberal POV

The B.C. Liberals should offer up one of their own for the job of Speaker

The Liberals face a choice — obstruct or reorganize. They cannot do both<p>As the afterglow of forming a new government in British Columbia begins to …

Canada

What liberals can learn about morality from Donald Trump

Donald Trump's presidency is a disaster. But it's a disaster that may teach liberals a valuable moral lesson.<p>Most liberals tend to view morality in …

Donald Trump

Poll shows provincial Liberals inching their way back up

A new poll shows while the provincial Liberals are still lagging behind when it comes to support, the gap between them and the Progressive …

Kathleen Wynne

Dispelling common myths about liberals

<b>Myth No. 1:</b> Liberals believe they are better than you. Nothing can be further from the truth. Democrats, whether centrists, moderates or liberals, …

Texas

Federal Conservatives out-fundraise Liberals in 2016, but spend more doing it

The Conservatives raised $18.25 million from 82,662 donors in 2016, while the Liberals pulled in $17.18 million from 82,285 donors.

Canadian News

?If You’re Conservative, Here’s Why Elite Liberals Hate Your Guts

Posted: Jul 01, 2017 12:01 AM<p>In the <i>“What’s the matter with Kansas?”</i> era, elite liberals seemed to genuinely believe that people who didn’t vote for …

Conservative POV

John Horgan's NDP to form government in B.C.

VICTORIA - The NDP will form a minority government in British Columbia after the Liberals were defeated Thursday in a non-confidence vote in the …

Canada

Poll shows B.C. voters feeling more favourable toward Liberals

A new poll shows an uptick of support for the B.C. Liberals after last week’s throne speech.<p>Whether the promises made in the speech are the cause of …

Canada

Liberals new security bill keeps it tough

There is much to like in Bill C-59, the Liberals new National Security Act.

Canadian News

Liberals, proceed with caution. The sunny days may be over

<i>Nik Nanos is The Globe and Mail’s pollster and the executive chairman of Nanos Research.</i><p>Going into the U.K. election, the lead of Theresa May’s Conservatives was called unassailable. With a 21-point advantage on the first day of the campaign, the pundits and the strategists were preparing for a …

Canada

If Liberals Voted...

David Leonhardt: “If liberals voted at the same rate as conservatives, Hillary Clinton would be president. Even with Donald Trump’s working-class …

Politics

Trudeau Liberals’ softer security tact still won’t please all

There was a time when the controversial police and spy powers in Stephen Harper’s anti-terror law, Bill C-51, were a pretty sharp thorn in Justin Trudeau’s side. But in government his Liberals have deftly defused the politics.<p>On Tuesday, Public Safety Minister Ralph Goodale is expected to table his …

Canada

Why are the Liberals dragging their heels on a news media bailout?

On Monday, the National Post announced that it will drop its Monday paper and henceforth print only five days a week, which may be part of a plan to …

Toronto

Things I learned from liberals

Posted June 08, 2017 09:44 AM by Dan Bongino<p>Siphotography | Getty Images<p>Font Size<br>• A<br>• A<br>• A<p>Print Images<p>I have to begrudgingly give liberals credit. They are …

Conservative POV

Liberals, Conservatives offer competing solutions in poverty reduction report

The Liberals and Conservatives, it’s safe to say, disagree on the best ways to reduce poverty in Canada. A 192-page report on the subject by the …

Poverty

Ontario Liberals to unveil sweeping labour reforms Tuesday

Premier Kathleen Wynne is set to announce measures including a higher minimum wage, more paid vacation time, greater employee protections and removal …

Canadian News

The Bias is On The Other Side

by AnonymousTo all the Republicans out there attempting to distance Trump's anti-Muslim rhetoric from this man's anti-Muslim actions: When these …

Portland, OR

The foolish complacency of optimistic liberals

Liberals find President Trump's corruption, ignorance, atrocious judgment, and authoritarian instincts self-evidently appalling, just as they are …

Elections

Ottawa anticipates $23-billion year-end deficit

The Liberal government ran a deficit of about $23-billion during its first full fiscal year in office, according to a preliminary estimate.<p>Finance Canada released its final tracking report of the 2016-17 fiscal year Friday, showing a $21.8-billion deficit. The department notes that when year-end …

Business

Liberals say ‘no choice’ but to fix Phoenix payroll system

The Liberal government is committing $142 million over two years to address the problem-plagued Phoenix payroll system. The parliamentary secretary …

Canadian News

Here’s why liberals can give up on their Trump impeachment dreams

Donald Trump’s presidency seems like it has been rocked by scandal after scandal. While his opponents like to continually bring up the possibility of …

Donald Trump

Globe editorial: Liberals’ airline rules will help passengers, but also cost them money

The Liberal government’s new Transportation Modernization Act is a strange beast. Tabled on Tuesday, it will give passengers more rights and protections, and it opens the door to greater competition in the Canadian airline industry. But it will also raise the cost of flying in and out of Canadian …

Airlines

B.C. voters feeling buyers' remorse: poll

We won’t know what B.C.’s next provincial government will look like for at least another week, and even now, seven days after the May 9 election, a …

Canadian News

The real reason liberals are fighting for this piece of Obamacare – Renegade Republican Ep459

<b>Show Notes:</b><p>In this episode I discuss the problem with one of Trump's tweets.<p>I also address the real reason that liberals are fighting for this …

Republicans

Globe editorial: The Trudeau Liberals need to let go of the idea of sending soldiers to Mali

Political party election platforms are not a good place to formulate foreign policy. But ever since the 2015 election, the Liberal Party has tied itself in knots over its vow to restore Canada as a leading practitioner of peacekeeping.<p>What the Liberals only seemed to have discovered when they …

Liberal Party

The Liberal Lie So Big It May One Day Split the Country

Posted: May 13, 2017 12:01 AM<p><i>“Civilization has been aptly called a ‘thin crust over a volcano.’ (Liberals) are constantly picking at that crust.”</i> -- …

Conservative POV

Let Canadians learn from Ontario to be wary of politicians who claim green schemes won’t be costly

It was just weeks ago that we remarked upon Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne’s strange definition of fairness. Facing dismal poll results and serious …

Climate