Thomas Mulcair

Singh calls on Liberals to announce byelections

OTTAWA – NDP Leader and MP-hopeful Jagmeet Singh is calling on Prime Minister Justin Trudeau to quickly call byelections in the handful of ridings …

Elections

NDP Leader Jagmeet Singh has his work cut out for him: Mulcair

OTTAWA – As the federal NDP caucus holds its retreat in Surrey, B.C., to plot out a strategy for the fall parliamentary session, its former party …

Canada

MP Erin Weir not welcome in caucus or as NDP candidate in next election

OTTAWA — NDP Leader Jagmeet Singh won't allow scorned MP Erin Weir to run as a New Democrat in the next election.<p>In a letter to Weir, Singh says he …

Halifax

Jagmeet Singh's NDP is losing incumbents and that could hurt in 2019

The list of New Democrats deciding not to run in 2019 is growing, depriving the party of experienced MPs and the electoral advantages of incumbency …

Canada

NDP's Duncan not running in next federal election

The only federal NDP MP in Alberta has announced that she will not be running in the next federal election. Edmonton-Strathcona’s Linda Duncan broke …

Canada

Into the orange sunset: Alberta NDP MP Linda Duncan won’t run again in 2019

EDMONTON — Alberta’s lone NDP member of Parliament is calling it quits.Linda Duncan has announced on social media that she will not run in next …

Canada

Elizabeth May: Greens Won't Run Burnaby South Candidate Against Singh As ‘Leader’s Courtesy’

Liberals have so far said they plan to contest the byelection.<p>VICTORIA — The Green party will not run a candidate against NDP Leader Jagmeet Singh in …

Canada

Jagmeet Singh tours Quebec, where the NDP faces a fight to hang on

Fresh off his announcement that he would be running in an upcoming byelection in British Columbia, NDP Leader Jagmeet Singh is spending the week on …

Canadian News

Letters to The Province, Aug. 10, 2018: Is Jagmeet Singh ready to represent Burnaby South?

Points to consider regarding federal NDP Leader Jagmeet Singh’s announcement that he intends to run in the upcoming byelection in Burnaby South:He …

Canada

For Jagmeet Singh, a byelection bid without a net | The Star

Singh will run in a riding vacated by Kennedy Stewart, who is running for mayor of Vancouver.<p>Besides Stewart, David Christopherson, the five-term MP …

Canada

Federal NDP Leader Jagmeet Singh to run in Burnaby, B.C., byelection - Surrey Now-Leader

Federal New Democrat Leader Jagmeet Singh will be running for a seat in Parliament in Burnaby, B.C.<p>Singh announced his candidacy for the riding of …

Canada

Ottawa advocate carrying NDP banner in ‘crucial’ Outremont byelection, hopes to wield local progressive winds to pull off upset

A familiar Ottawa face is running as the NDP candidate in an upcoming byelection in the Montreal-area riding of Outremont, where one pollster said …

Canadian News

Jagmeet Singh expected to announce run in Burnaby South riding tomorrow

Federal NDP leader Jagmeet Singh will be announcing his intentions to run in Burnaby South to replace outgoing MP Kennedy Stewart, a source close to …

Canada

PARKIN: Byelections might reshuffle the political class – or send it a message

Last Sunday, Conservative MP Peter Van Loan gathered some political friends to say he’s calling it quits Sept. 30.He’s created the fifth Commons …

Canadian News

MacDougall: Things are looking very ugly for the NDP and Jagmeet Singh

Things are getting dark for the federal NDP.How dark?We’re talking Sylvia Plath reading Friedrich Nietzsche in a black hole with Radiohead playing on …

Canada

Mulcair resigns as an MP, putting Montreal seat up for grabs

OTTAWA – Today is former NDP leader Tom Mulcair's last day as an MP, meaning his Outremont, Que. seat is soon to be up for grabs.<p>The NDP confirmed …

Canadian News

Julia Sanchez to carry NDP banner in Tom Mulcair's Outremont seat

The seeds of the NDP's 'Orange Wave' in Quebec were planted with Tom Mulcair's 2007 breakthrough in the Montreal riding of Outremont. Julia Sanchez …

Canada

Former NDP leader Tom Mulcair to be political pundit on Quebec TV and radio

MONTREAL — Former NDP leader Tom Mulcair is becoming a political pundit for different TV and radio networks in Quebec.Mulcair will appear on Montreal …

Canadian News

Brownstein: Ex-NDP leader Tom Mulcair joining CJAD as political analyst

Former NDP leader Tom Mulcair will be moving to the other side of the political fence next month when he gives up his seat in the House of Commons. …

Canada

Tom Mulcair joins CJAD 800 as station's new political analyst

Former NDP Leader Tom Mulcair has landed a new gig with our sister station CJAD 800.<p>Starting August 28th, he'll be the stations new political analyst …

Canada

Tenants in Plateau claim 'unbearable' conditions and harassment by landlord

Tenants in a building in Plateau Mont-Royal are speaking out about new owners and 'unbearable' living conditions, and they say the landlords are …

Canada

David Christopherson, Veteran NDP MP, Won't Run For Re-Election In 2019

Several MPs have left the caucus in recent months.<p>OTTAWA — Veteran NDP MP David Christopherson says he will not seek re-election next year after more …

Canadian News

Longtime NDP MP David Christopherson retiring from politics

Longtime NDP MP David Christopherson won’t be running in 2019 federal election.<p>A federal MP for 14 years, Christopherson said Thursday he wants to …

Canadian Politics

‘I’m confident I can turn it around.’ Jagmeet Singh on hitting the reset button

As Parliament rose for the summer, NDP Leader Jagmeet Singh was still shaking off a brutal byelection loss. That’s after a tumultuous year where the …

Canadian Politics

Podcasts

Episodes:<p>Episode 1: Front lines<p><b>Louie Palu</b> is an award−winning photographer who stretched the boundaries of his emotional and mental capacities …

Democratic Party

Singh admits holding NDP seats in Quebec won't be easy

Winning in Quebec seems to be getting harder for the federal NDP — which is why leader Jagmeet Singh is vowing to roll up his sleeves and get to work …

Canada

2018-06-22 - Editorial Cartoon

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Political Satire

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Political Satire

Conservatives best placed to continue to benefit from Bloc's demise

The Liberals had expected to benefit from the NDP collapse. That did not happen. Their share of the vote remained relatively stable with a variation …

Canadian News

Tom Mulcair's parting words to NDP: party should be 'worried' about the future

Outgoing NDP MP and former party leader Tom Mulcair is wrapping up his political career with some words of warning for his party after its …

Canada