Ralph Goodale

FUREY: Liberals’ count of 60 Canadian jihadists is a two-year-old number

The terrorist situation in Iraq and Syria is a continually evolving phenomenon. So why is the Liberal government using two-year-old data about …

Canadian News

Immigration Minister warns Haitian border-crossers that Canada will probably reject them

From Feb. to Oct., officials granted asylum to 72 per cent of the 1,314 claims processed, but Haitians only had a 17 per cent acceptance rate.

Canadian News

Federal government not tracking interventions with returning ISIS fighters

Public Safety pays for interventions, but doesn't know how many<p>Turning radicalized individuals away from extreme ideologies and helping them rejoin …

Terrorism

Bill who? Canadians might not know the finance minister's name, but they know what they think of him

Open-ended polling has often shown Canadians are not very familiar with the people running government<p>In 2015's Canadian Election Study, an academic …

Canada

John Ivison: Liberals may be 'idiots' on terrorism but low prosecution rate is not their fault

The accusation that Liberal policies are creating a safe haven for returning jihadists seemed to light a fire under the normally unflappable Ralph …

Canadian News

Tories to challenge Morneau to 'reveal' more details on personal finances

PM to PEI, NL — Conservatives to put Morneau’s assets back in the spotlight — NDP MP to reveal whether she’ll fight for vote on abandoned vessels …

Canada

Trump blasted over decision to repatriate Haitians

Hundreds of protesters rallied near Trump's Mar-a-Lago retreat in West Palm Beach, Florida, where the president was expected to arrive later for the …

Immigration

John Ivison: Canada’s allies are killing their ISIL fighters, while we put our hope in counselling

Justin Trudeau batted away claims that the Liberals are soft on terror this week, as the government faces the prospect of more jihadists returning …

Canadian News

'My life was ripped apart': Two Calgary Muslim men say CSIS wrongfully targeted them

Yacine Meziane and Abderrahmane Ghanem say they want their names cleared<p>Two Muslim men from Calgary say they were willing to assist Canada's security …

Canada

Thousands of Haitians living in the U.S. could come to Canada, but feds say they’ll be ready

They may come in waves, all at once, or not at all.<p>But government officials in Canada say that regardless of how Haitians living in the United States …

Immigration

'Treated like a terrorist:' Edmontonians urge federal government to fix no-fly system

'The customer service representative said I should change my name back to my maiden name'<p>An Edmonton university graduate and a professional planner …

Canada

Interviews underway for next RCMP commissioner

Makeup of committee offers possible clues about what government wants in top Mountie<p>Interviews are underway this week for the next commissioner of …

Canada

End of American program has Canada on high alert for asylum seekers

A decision by the Trump administration to end a temporary residency permit program that has allowed almost 60,000 Haitians to live and work in the …

Immigration

Government of Canada announces committee members involved in the selection of new RCMP Commissioner

OTTAWA, Nov. 20, 2017 /CNW/ - The Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) is a vital component of both our public safety and our national security. Moreover, it is an institution that embodies the best of what Canada and Canadians aspire to be – upstanding, loyal and committed to the pursuit of …

Canada

Conservatives slam Trudeau as soft on terror as push for security changes begins

OTTAWA –The Opposition says it will not support the Liberal bill to overhaul national security, with Conservatives ripping Prime Minister Justin …

Canadian News

Morneau gets lowest approval rating among Trudeau’s cabinet ministers, poll finds

Amid recent backlash over his controversial tax plan for small businesses and conflict of interest accusations, Finance Minister Bill Morneau is the …

Canada

REAL SCOOP: More money coming to tackle gang problem

Friday’s announcement by Federal Public Safety Minister Ralph Goodale about more cash to help tackle gang and gun violence across the country was …

Canadian News

National security bill to face closer scrutiny as soon as next week

The bill that seeks to overhaul the foundations of the Canadian national security landscape could see major changes considered as soon as next …

Surveillance

In the news today, Nov. 21

Seven stories in the news for Monday, Nov. 20<p>——<p><b>FEDS ON ALERT AFTER U.S. DECISION ON HAITIANS</b><p>A decision to end a temporary residency permits for …

Canadian News

Goodale confirms 60 ISIS fighters in Canada

<b>Goodale confirms 60 ISIS fighters in Canada</b>2:07<p>After repeated questions to PM Justin Trudeau and his Public Safety Minister, Ralph Goodale confirms …

Canada

Duncan fires back at feds over Saskatchewan's lack of carbon pricing plan

Saskatchewan Environment Minister Dustin Duncan says it “would have been nice to know” the federal government won’t impose a carbon tax on the …

Climate

U.S. decision to end temporary permits for almost 60,000 Haitians has Canada on alert

A decision by the Trump administration to end a temporary residency permit program that has allowed almost 60,000 Haitians to live and work in the United States has the Canadian government on alert for a potential new surge of asylum seekers at the border.<p>The Homeland Security Department said late …

Immigration

Canada can’t deport illegal foreigners as countries are refusing to take them

Canada’s attempts to send up to 1,000 foreigners who are here illegally back to their home countries are being stymied by nations refusing to take …

Immigration

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

Bill Morneau gets a failing grade from Canadians, poll says

Finance Minister Bill Morneau is the most recognizable minister on Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s cabinet, but not necessarily for the right …

Canada

Canadians think their government ministers are doing a good job — if they even know who they are

OTTAWA — Most Canadians wouldn’t recognize some of their country’s most senior government ministers if they were next in line at the grocery …

Canada

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

Red zones set up marginalized people for failure

<i>DJ Larkin is a staff lawyer with Pivot Legal Society.</i><p>Imagine you have a serious medical condition requiring regular care. You are charged with a minor offence, for which you are innocent until proven guilty, and your first step into the justice system is to stand before a judge who will determine …

Determine

What We're Watching: Let the pre-holiday legislative blitz begin!

After spending the last week making the rounds in their respective ridings, MPs are set to make their way back to the Hill, where the parliamentary …

Bill Morneau

Crash shuts down Highway 91 in Richmond for hours

Suspected arson caused damage to vehicles, signage in the area, Delta Police say<p>It was tradition to attend the Remembrance Day service with my mom,… …

Remembrance Day