Jagmeet Singh raised more money than the rest of the NDP leadership field combined in the second quarter of 2017. According to fundraising data published by Elections Canada late Monday afternoon, the deputy leader of…View More Jagmeet Singh Out Ahead
As the world struggles against the rapid spread of the Zika virus, the Canadian government is opening its wallet to shell out nearly $5 million for research and international aid. Health Minister Jane Philpott announced…View More Health Minister Announces Funding Package To Help Fend Off Zika Internationally
The new minister of health can expect a flood of petitions on her desk on the topic of implementing a rare disease strategy for Canada. Durhane Wong-Rieger, president of the Canadian Organization for Rare Disorders, told…View More Advocates Look to New Government to Bring in Rare Disease Strategy
Residents in a Don Valley West neighbourhood have been blitzed with flyers over the past week linking Liberal leader Justin Trudeau to Ontario Liberal Premier Kathleen Wynne, and suggesting that a vote for Trudeau is…View More Don Valley West Blitzed by Anti-sex Education Flyers on the Eve of Election
The Conservatives have taken out ads in ethnic media suggesting Justin Trudeau would legalize brothels and make marijuana more accessible to children, and have been fundraising on the claims as well. Oakville Conservative candidate Terence…View More Conservative Ethnic Media Ads Claim Liberals Support Brothels
This weekend would mark roughly the end of a “normal” modern Canadian election campaign, which tended until now to last around 36 days. This time, the Conservatives cranked it up to 11 (weeks) with one…View More Do Longer Campaigns Make for Smarter Voters?
Former NDP MP Olivia Chow is running again for federal politics in Toronto, but the Trinity-Spadina riding she’s won handily before has been redistricted to Spadina-Fort York. Anticipating Chow’s announcement, Liberal supporters at the Eglinton-Lawrence…View More Chow lost in Spadina-Fort York last year. Does it matter?