L’opposition officielle à Ottawa dénonce la corruption du gouvernement libéral.
Lorrie GoldsteinWe revealed this morning that the federal government has awarded a $ 237 million contract to purchase high-cost medical ventilators manufactured by the company of a longtime former MP and Liberal organizer Frank Baylis.
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Lorrie Goldstein'Should New Democrats abstain on today's confidence vote, the Liberals and combined Conservative and Bloc MPs would have an equal number of votes, 153 each. That would leave the 3 Green and 2 independent MPs to decide the fate of the government.'
Internal polling obtained by Global News was likely used to guide the Trudeau government through a politically turbulent summer's end.
Lorrie GoldsteinCoronavirus: As Canadians huddled at home, feds found meagre support for green recovery plan: “Environment/climate change” was named as the issue that should receive the greatest attention from the federal government by just 2.5% of respondents. globalnews.ca/news/7402329/c… #cdnpoli
Politicians won’t suffer for acting like asses. But when they are braying to keep information from Parliament, and thereby the Canadian people, people really…
Lorrie Goldstein@cselley : Nobody should tolerate the Liberals' hideous tricks to hide WE documents: Politicians won’t suffer for acting like asses. But when they are braying to keep information from Parliament, and thereby the Canadian people, people really should care.
This will tell you all you need to know about the United Nations, the world’s leading enabler of global political corruption and hypocrisy.
Lorrie GoldsteinMy Friday Sun column: Dictatorships seize control of UN Human Rights Council: By electing China, Russia, Cuba, Pakistan and Uzbekistan to 3-year terms on the UNHRC starting Jan. 1, 60% of the UN's top human rights body is now run by dictatorships torontosun.com/opinion/column… #cdnpoli
Justin Trudeau attacking Canada’s opposition parties for reviving official inquiries into his WE Charity controversy that he shut down when he prorogued…
Lorrie GoldsteinMy Thursday Sun Media column: With Trudeau, it's always somebody else's fault: The PM blames opposition parties for dragging out the inquiry process into his WE Charity conflict-of-interest controversy, that he caused by shutting down Parliamemnt torontosun.com/opinion/column… #cdnpoli
Apparently Prime Minister Justin Trudeau doesn’t want to disclose the total amount of money the Trudeau family was paid in speaking fees and expenses for…
Lorrie GoldsteinOur Wednesday Sun editorial: Trudeau attacks opposition MPs for restarting investigations into WE scandal he shut down when he prorogued Parliament. Says he's too busy saving us from COVID-19. Translation: 'I can't handle two disasters at once.'
The majority of Canadians say they’re in support of closing non-essential businesses in light of recent increases in COVID-19 cases across the country, according to a new survey by Nanos Research.
Lorrie GoldsteinNow do unemployed and underemployed Canadians, as opposed to those in the public and private sector who have their jobs and haven't lost any pay since mid-March: Majority of Canadians support closing non-essential businesses during second wave: ctvnews.ca/health/coronav… #cdnpoli
The parliamentary secretary to the finance minister is expressing his support for wealthy Canadians to pay a little more to address income inequality.
Lorrie GoldsteinHere it comes: Inheritance tax can address income inequality says Liberal MP. Next up (IMO) capital gains tax on sale of private homes. Somebody has to pay 4 Justin Trudeau & Co blowing up the deficit & debt forever and guess who it's going to be? torontosun.com/news/national/… #cdnpoli
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau praised Gov. Gen. Julie Payette again today for her past work as a scientist and astronaut and said he's still awaiting the results of an external review into "serious allegations" of workplace harassment at Rideau Hall.
Lorrie GoldsteinTrudeau orders an 'independent' investigation of the Gov. Gen., then praises the Gov. Gen. while the investigation is ongoing. He literally has no understanding of prime ministerial boundaries, unsurprising given his numerous conflicts of interest cbc.ca/news/politics/… #cdnpoli
Police street checks widely known as carding have little to no value as a law enforcement tool and should be significantly limited across Ontario, a judge tasked with reviewing the practice said Monday.
Shootings in Toronto decreased by 32%, # of victims by 55% from 2005-14, with carding.
Shootings increased by 178%, # of victims by 176% from 2014-19 after carding banned:
Little to no proof police carding has effect on crime or arrests: cbc.ca/news/canada/to… #cdnpoli
If Liberals don't rein in spending, they must either raise taxes or cut services, warns the budget watchdog.
Lorrie GoldsteinFederal government has no more than one or two years to rein in the hundreds of billions of dollars in deficits it is wracking up through coronavirus spending, or risk the debt being “unsustainable”, says parliamentary budget officer Yves Giroux globalnews.ca/news/7316777/y… #cdnpoli
Though some may feel predisposed to dismiss it as a relic of a different era, the history of the controversial magazine known as The Alberta Report can teach us much about western alienation
Lorrie GoldsteinThe CBC contributes to national unity by graphically portraying Albertans as WEXIT lunatics in a way it would never depict Quebec separatists. The text is (marginally) better: The Alberta Report can teach us much about western alienation newsinteractives.cbc.ca/longform/alber… #abpoli #cdnpoli
The simplest way to illustrate skyrocketing gun violence in Toronto since police street checks — aka carding– were banned and the service’s Toronto…
Lorrie GoldsteinMy Sunday Sun column: Why gun violence in Toronto keeps getting worse: Police reduced shootings by 32% from 2005-2014 using street checks & the TAVIS gangs & guns squad, until both were scrapped. Since 2014 shootings have increased by 178%
torontosun.com/opinion/column… #topoli #onpoli
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s vision of a taxpayer-funded, green energy revolution powering Canada out of the COVID-19 recession is the same one former…
Lorrie GoldsteinOur Friday Toronto Sun Editorial: Justin Trudeau's green dream will end in disaster: The PM is about to inflict the same green energy disaster on all of Canada, that then premier Dalton McGuinty did to Ontario in 2009.
torontosun.com/opinion/editor… #cdnpoli #onpoli