Liberals

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

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

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

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

Lol. These liberals attempt to flee to Canada... Canada rejects then.

Fighting for freedom! Students sue professor for scrubbing out pro life chalk... Propaganda alert. Brit Hume exposes more pre-existing condition …

Abortion

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

If voters need a reminder of how quickly governments screw up, look to Ontario

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

Electoral reform is the prize Greens should play for in B.C. post-election poker

Print<p>At this point it is anyone’s guess who will form the next government of British Columbia. Certainly we should not make the mistake of assuming …

Canadian News

Chris Selley: Ontario Liberals kept their promise of short-term hydro relief. What happens after is another story

This week wasn’t super great for the Ontario Liberals. On the day they tabled their Hail Mary “Fair Hydro Plan” legislation to cut average hydro …

Canada

SA Liberals promise new trade offices

The South Australian Liberals will spend more than $12 million to open four new trade offices if the party wins the 2018 state election.<p>Opposition …

Liberal Party of Australia

Palmer: Premier in denial after voters ‘hammer’ her best politicos

<b>VICTORIA —</b> While Premier Christy Clark continues to duck responsibility for her party’s disappointing showing in Tuesday’s provincial election, a …

Canada

Liberals' reckless blunders to blame for hydro fiasco

Confidential cabinet documents on Ontario electricity rates drafted for Premier Kathleen Wynne’s government and released by the Progressive …

Renewable Energy

B.C. Election: Where Greens align, or not, with NDP and Liberals

With all eyes on the Green party as a potential power broker in a minority government, we look at where the Greens’ policies seem to align — or don’t …

Canadian News

Liberals reshape judicial bench with appointments of women

The Liberal government is reshaping the bench, appointing a substantial majority of women, even though they make up a minority of applicants. The approach is winning praise from some in the legal community, while sparking concern about “quotas” from others.<p>A year and a half after taking office, the …

Canada

Elections BC gets recount request from Liberal who lost by nine votes

The BC Liberal candidate in a Vancouver Island riding that the party lost by just nine votes has requested a recount of the ballots, as absentee votes and potential recounts in several close ridings leave the results of this week’s provincial election up in the air.<p>That means the ballots cast …

Elections

Save MSNBC!

Immediately after Donald Trump was elected, center-left media operations spied a business opportunity. <i>The New York Times</i> spent a record-breaking sum …

MSNBC

Energy projects hazy as British Columbia Liberals lose majority

VANCOUVER/CALGARY (Reuters) - The prospect of a minority Liberal government in British Columbia heightened economic uncertainty on Canada's west coast on Wednesday, pitting the future of key energy projects against the ability of the Liberals to work with the third-party Greens.<p>A Liberal win …

Canada

The BC Liberals won the most seats. Here are 7 things they promised to do

The BC Liberals have won the most seats in a minority government.<p>Now comes the important part: delivering on their platform.<p>BC Liberals promise to …

Canada

Liberals edge to B.C. victory but energy projects up in the air

The Liberal Party wins a minority government in British Columbia's provincial elections, but the balance of power will be held by the Green Party; …

Kinder Morgan

B.C. minority government: razor-thin Liberal win

VANCOUVER — British Columbia has its first minority government in 65 years as the Liberals squeaked out a razor-thin victory over the NDP on Tuesday, …

Canada

Liberals are winning the battles but conservatives can win the war: Renegade Republican Ep455

<b>Show Notes:</b><p>In this episode, I address the shortcomings of single-payer health care and why it won't succeed in the United States. I also discuss why …

Republicans

Pollsters vindicated in B.C. election after 2013 miss

Final B.C. campaign polls had put the Liberals and NDP in near tie<p>Four years is a long time to wait for vindication, but pollsters in British …

Elections

In wake of bitter race, Liberals, NDP both look to court Greens

After a particularly nasty election campaign that began with negative ads even before the writ was dropped and continued with personal attacks, British Columbia’s three political leaders are having to flex some diplomacy and conciliation skills to shape the province’s future.<p>The Liberals won 43 …

Canada

Okanagan: Liberals retain their hold

The Okanagan continues to be a B.C. Liberal stronghold after the NDP failed Tuesday to win a seat in any of the ridings that make up the …

Canadian News

Kootenays: Liberals pick-up Columbia River-Revelstoke

Tom Shypitka, a Cranbrook city councillor, hung onto the seat recently held by Bill Bennett, keeping Kootenay East Liberal.<p>Shypitka easily beat the …

Canada

Why Liberals Aren’t as Tolerant as They Think

The political left might consider itself more open-minded than the right. But research shows that liberals are just as prejudiced against conservatives as conservatives are against liberals.<p>In March, students at Middlebury College disrupted a lecture by the conservative political scientist Charles …

Psychology

Liberals and Conservatives Are Equally Likely to Seek Out Political Bubbles

The moment that inspired psychology professor Jeremy Frimer’s latest research happened a while back, in the middle of a casual chat with one of his …

Psychology

DAILY POLL MAY 24: Liberals, PCs, NDP holding steady

Published May 18, 2017 - 6:10am <br>Last Updated May 24, 2017 - 6:22am<p>Comments<p>See how the parties and leaders are doing with daily polling from CRA, …

Canada