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At PuSh festival, hometown militants soliloquize
"Take it to the streets!" A pair of diverse rallying cries.
Jan 28th, 2016
How low can Harper's B.C. numbers go?
A new Insights West poll indicates Conservatives are in deep trouble in B.C. as their support collapses to 22 per cent.
Aug 25th, 2015
AND THEY'RE OFF: Federal leaders' debate trumps sports at some city bars
Green party leader Elizabeth May is expected to stick it to Harper over the $150 billion he added to the federal debt.
Aug 6th, 2015
FEDERAL ELECTION: The nation's high-stakes poker game
Fast forward to Oct. 20 — the morning after the longest federal election in history, and Canada has just woken up to a hung parliament. No party has a majority of federal seats. Experts suggest a...
Aug 4th, 2015
It's volunteer pep rallies vs Harper's high-price ads in NDP battle for voters
Election pundits say the far-off election date reflects a strategic move by Harper’s government to drain all opposition parties of their campaign resources.
Aug 4th, 2015
Game on! Harper calls election amid crumbling economy
Harper calls historic election as Canadian economy sinks.
Aug 2nd, 2015
Will tax measures benefiting all families benefit federal political leaders?
Harper would qualify for the maximum $2,000 tax credit if he split his $327,000 income with his wife, Laureen.
The Canadian Press
Apr 1st, 2015