Prime Minister of Canada

Donald Trump 'mistook New Zealand PM for Justin Trudeau's wife'

New Zealand's Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern worried she may have caused a "diplomatic incident" after reportedly claiming that Donald Trump mistook her for Justin Trudeau's wife.<p>Canadian leader Trudeau was supposedly making the introductions as Ardern attended her first major forum since taking …

Jacinda Ardern

Canada concerned about returning ISIS fighters, Justin Trudeau says

Canada is concerned about the national security threat posed by citizens who joined the Islamic State group, returning to this country, Prime …

Canadian News

Ex-Mexican president to Trudeau: Don’t be ‘Judas’ and betray us on NAFTA

A former Mexican president has a warning for Prime Minister Justin Trudeau: Don't abandon our country in NAFTA talks like some modern-day "Judas."<p>Vicente Fox warns that would be a mistake.<p>Fox told CTV News that it wouldn't do any good if Canada ditched Mexico in pursuit of a one-on-one trade deal …

Business

What happens if Trudeau, ministers actually broke the law?

Mary Dawson has had no shortage of work to keep her busy this fall.<p>The Conflict of Interest and Ethics Commissioner, whose mandate has been extended …

Canadian News

Justin Trudeau Will Formally Apologize For Persecution of LGBTQ Canadians

O Canada! Our neighbor and superior country! In the land of free healthcare and newfound moral superiority (thanks Trump), Canadian Prime Minister …

Canada

Apology to Canadians persecuted for being gay coming Nov. 28: Trudeau

OTTAWA – Martine Roy was just 20-years-old and less than a year into her chosen career as a medical assistant with the Canadian Armed Forces at CFB …

Society

Justin Trudeau might be a TV star, but he's not quite living up to the West Wing

A playwright asks the prime minister to end the culture of 'talking points' and just give a straight answer<p>A few weeks before the Liberal government …

Canada

Canada needs more Jeremy Corbyn, less Justin Trudeau

David J. Climenhaga | November 20, 2017<br>Journalist Martin Lukacs says, "we need a Canadian Orwell to taxonomize the way Liberals have managed to use …

Canadian News

Pierre Trudeau said opposition MPs were nobodies but now his son's cabinet ministers are mostly unknown

An Angus Reid poll has indicated that most Canadians do not know the names of two-thirds of federal cabinet ministers.<p>The most recognizable member of …

Canada

Trudeau's peacekeeping announcement was a whole lot of nothing

It creates the illusion that Canada is committed to peacekeeping without making a meaningful commitment<p>Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's new …

Canada

Trudeau China Trip On The Table, But No Decision Made On Free Trade Pact

OTTAWA — Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is looking at a possible trade trip to China early next month but Canada isn't ready to launch formal free …

Canadian News

This brewery makes craft beers inspired by Donald Trump, Justin Trudeau and Angela Merkel

A Ukranian brewery has made “sex symbol” and Canadian PM Justin Trudeau the poster-boy for its latest beer.<p>Brewed by Pravda in Lviv, “Magnum IPA” …

Angela Merkel

Morning Brief: Little NAFTA progress as Trudeau warned against being a 'Judas'

<b>Today’s Morning Brief is brought to you by the Institute on Governance and Canadians for a New Partnership which are hosting the “Characteristics of</b> …

Jacinda Ardern

Trudeau’s Supreme Court conundrum

No Indigenous judge has sat on the Supreme Court of Canada, an omission by past prime ministers that provides our current one with an opportunity that he is not about to squander if he can help it.<p>Prime Minister Justin Trudeau would have liked to cross that "first" off his to-do list last year, …

Canada

TransCanada awaits KXL decision; Notley launches pipeline tour

Noah Zivitz<p>Managing Editor, BNN<p>Follow|Archive<p>TransCanada will move one step closer to learning the fate of its Keystone XL project today. The …

Business (Canada)

PM Trudeau back in the House for QP as MPs return from hiatus

MPs back in Ottawa as final House blitz begins — McKenna, Mulroney, May to mark 30th anniversary of Montreal protocol — Senate finance heads to NL — …

Justin Trudeau

Has Trudeau sunk Canada’s chances of joining East Asian Summit?

Justin Trudeau's Asian excursion may have been something of a disaster.<p>According to a report out of Australia, crossed signals over the Trans-Pacific Partnership negotiations left some leaders so furious with the Prime Minister that they have blackballed Canada from joining the East Asia Summit, …

Society

How well do you know your federal ministers?

Canadians appear to be largely unfamiliar with who heads their government ministries. Aside from the omnipresent Justin Trudeau, the public is …

Canadian News

Quick Hits – Justin Trudeau, Trump And Obama Beer, Alaska’s Craft Brewing Scene And More!

The beer biz never sleeps at American Craft Beer. And here’s some more of what’s been happening in the beer world, while you were busy drinking …

Justin Trudeau

You Said It: You’ve got a spending problem, Liberals, not a revenue problem

<b>TAXES</b><p>I fully concur with your editorial regarding the need to address taxation.<p>In fact it has been done before: remember Brian Mulroney’s GST was …

Bill Morneau

PARKIN: Trudeau’s peacekeeping plan turns its back on violence

A speech by Prime Minister Justin Trudeau to a United Nations peacekeeping audience last week was condescending, largely untrue, an absolute …

Canadian News

Canadian troops in Latvia warned their social media accounts and cell phones could be 'manipulated or misused'

OTTAWA — Canadian troops in Latvia are being warned about their cell phones and social media accounts being co-opted, says NATO’s secretary …

Canadian News

Ardern interview slammed as being far from tame

tame.png Jack Tame interviews Jacinda Ardern on Breakfast this morning. Photo:TVNZ Viewers have slammed Jack Tame as "rude" and "bizarre" over an …

Jacinda Ardern

Liberal failure to make key federal appointments is a disappointment

Around the Christmas holidays, the Liberal government is going to miss a bunch of deadlines. The terms of several officers of Parliament, senior government watchdogs, will expire without successors in place. Again.<p>The Conflict of Interest and Ethics Commissioner, the Information Commissioner, the …

Government

Guest column: Trudeau’s spending on path to fiscal calamity

<b>By Jason Clemens and Niels Veldhuis, Guest Columnists</b> <br>As we pass the mid-way mark in the Trudeau government’s mandate, it’s clear its only guiding …

Canadian News

Behind the Mask of the ‘Moderates’

TORONTO—Pity Canada. Its citizens watch the stages of U.S. decline and then, a few years later, inflict on themselves the same cruelties. It is as if …

Liberal View

Goldstein: False promises in climate change goals

When Prime Minister Justin Trudeau agreed to the United Nations’ Paris climate accord in 2015, he repeated exactly what his predecessor, Jean …

Climate

EXCLUSIVE: Justin Trudeau set to head to China in December to open free trade talks

Justin Trudeau is expected to announce he is heading to Beijing early next month to launch free trade talks with China.<p>The trip has not been …

Canadian News

Mothers send pictures of fentanyl victims to Justin Trudeau

Awareness campaign Moms Stop The Harm aims to show human side of Canada's opioid crisis<p>When Irene Patterson's son Roger Wong didn't show up for a …

Canada

Smyth: Trudeau’s Liberals look to steal Surrey seat away from Tories | The Province

Columnist Mike Smyth writes about the approaching federal byelection in South Surrey-White Rock. Could Justin Trudeau's Liberals steal this one away …

Canadian News