The Leaders' Debate Commission, the body organizing two major debates to be held during the coming federal election, has invited the leaders of five political parties to participate with the notable exception of People's Party Leader Maxime Bernier...
Lorrie GoldsteinIrony: These are the same arguments they used to use against Green Party Leader Elizabeth May: Maxime Bernier excluded from federal leaders' election debate cbc.ca/news/politics/… #cdnpoli
It’s not just commuters who have a lot riding on the successful launch of LRT. Make room for Jim Watson’s legacy. And while you’re at it, save a few front-row seats for some fello…
Lorrie GoldsteinOh, look! SNC-Lavalin is in the middle of another complete mess. I am shocked, SHOCKED! The city of Ottawa's explanation of SNC-Lavalin bid doesn't wash with public ottawasun.com/news/local-new… #cdnpoli #onpoli
Green Party Leader Elizabeth May has unveiled a multi-pronged plan to help workers in the gas and oil sector transition to a renewable energy economy, including skills retraining programs and massive retrofit projects designed to create jobs.
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said today his office did not pressure a former Canadian ambassador to avoid recommending Canadians cease non-essential travel to China.
Lorrie GoldsteinFrom the same Prime Minister who said he never pressured Jody Wilson-Raybould to grant a deferred prosecution agreement to SNC-Lavalin on fraud and corruption charges: Justin Trudeau denies PMO pressured former diplomat over China statements cbc.ca/news/politics/… #cdnpoli
The bureaucrats raised no objections to Irving’s strategy and one emailed Irving’s president to sympathize with his concerns about the news outlet
Lorrie GoldsteinSo ... journalists ask Trudeau gov't questions about Irving shipbuilding contract. Trudeau gov't briefs Irving about questions. Irving threatens to sue journalists and informs Trudeau gov't about its strategy to sue the journalists. o.canada.com/news/irving-br… #cdnpoli
I have some terrible news to share with you today. The government of Alberta has hired an ex-cop — two, actually — to investigate me, a journalist, for writing a book.
Lorrie GoldsteinDear Premier Jason Kenney: What's going on here? Seriously. Alberta Elections Commissioner is THREATENING Rebel reporter Sheila Gunn Reid with prosecution for writing a book critical of Rachel Notley therebel.media/save-sheila-gu… #abpoli #cdnpoli
After taking office, Trudeau announced Canada’s plans to pursue one of 10 rotating, non-permanent seats on the Security Council in 2021-22. That campaign is now underway
Lorrie GoldsteinWhy? The UN is dominated by corrupt, totalitarian regimes. It's one thing to be a member, but to bow & scrape before it for a temporary seat on the Security Council? Scheer says Conservative government would continue campaign for UN SC seat. theglobeandmail.com/politics/artic… #cdnpoli