Darren Major

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What is GC Strategies? A closer look at the company linked to the ArriveCan controversy

What is GC Strategies? A closer look at the company linked to the ArriveCan controversy

GC Strate­gies, the largest con­trac­tor to work on the Arrive­Can app project, is…

PM won't say whether MP who attacked government's Gaza policy will stay in current role

PM won't say whether MP who attacked government's Gaza policy will stay in current role

Prime Min­is­ter Justin Trudeau skirt­ed the ques­tion Thurs­day when he was asked…

Commons staff would not have screened Yaroslav Hunka for 'reputational risks,' MPs told

Commons staff would not have screened Yaroslav Hunka for 'reputational risks,' MPs told

House of Com­mons staff mem­bers are not tasked with screen­ing guests for…

Total cost of ArriveCan 'impossible to determine' due to poor record-keeping, AG report finds

Total cost of ArriveCan 'impossible to determine' due to poor record-keeping, AG report finds

The final cost of the con­tro­ver­sial Arrive­Can app is impos­si­ble to deter­mine due…

Putin uses Tucker Carlson interview to take shots at Zelenskyy over Hunka affair

Putin uses Tucker Carlson interview to take shots at Zelenskyy over Hunka affair

Yaroslav Hun­ka, a Nazi-aligned war vet­er­an, was giv­en a stand­ing ova­tion…

Justice minister's government car stolen for the third time in as many years

Justice minister's government car stolen for the third time in as many years

Politi­cians and law enforce­ment offi­cials are con­fronting a ris­ing num­ber of…

House of Commons passes new Ukraine free trade deal over Conservative opposition

House of Commons passes new Ukraine free trade deal over Conservative opposition

The House of Com­mons passed an updat­ed free trade agree­ment with Ukraine on Tues­day…

Federal government seeking another pause on planned expansion of medical assistance in dying

Federal government seeking another pause on planned expansion of medical assistance in dying

The fed­er­al gov­ern­ment has announced it is seek­ing anoth­er pause on med­ical…

There's no formal mechanism to make Trudeau face a leadership review — even if MPs wanted one

There's no formal mechanism to make Trudeau face a leadership review — even if MPs wanted one

Last week, Lib­er­al MP Ken McDon­ald walked back com­ments sug­gest­ing he would like to…

Liberal MPs voice support for Trudeau after caucus member suggests a 'leadership review'

Liberal MPs voice support for Trudeau after caucus member suggests a 'leadership review'

A num­ber of Lib­er­al MPs are say­ing they still have con­fi­dence in Prime Min­is­ter…

Liberal MP says he thinks Trudeau should face a leadership review

Liberal MP says he thinks Trudeau should face a leadership review

Lib­er­al MP Ken McDon­ald says he thinks it’s time for his par­ty to con­sid­er…

Former Ontario Liberal leadership candidate Erskine-Smith won't run in next federal election

Former Ontario Liberal leadership candidate Erskine-Smith won't run in next federal election

Lib­er­al MP Nathaniel Ersk­ine-Smith says he won’t seek re-elec­tion in the next…

Ottawa planning to reduce volume of international students in certain provinces: source

Ottawa planning to reduce volume of international students in certain provinces: source

The fed­er­al gov­ern­ment is plan­ning to reduce the vol­ume of inter­na­tion­al…

House of Commons looking into electric buses to shuttle MPs around parliamentary precinct

House of Commons looking into electric buses to shuttle MPs around parliamentary precinct

The House of Com­mons is look­ing into the pos­si­bil­i­ty of trans­port­ing MPs around…

Small businesses facing hard decisions about CEBA loan forgiveness deadline

Small businesses facing hard decisions about CEBA loan forgiveness deadline

With a major dead­line to repay a pan­dem­ic era loan on the hori­zon, Rod…

Could some policy wins lift the NDP's political fortunes?

Could some policy wins lift the NDP's political fortunes?

The NDP is hop­ing to trans­late pol­i­cy suc­cess into polit­i­cal suc­cess when some…

Despite a difficult 2023, Trudeau says he's not ready to 'walk away'

Despite a difficult 2023, Trudeau says he's not ready to 'walk away'

The prime min­is­ter dis­cuss­es the car­bon tax, hous­ing and for­eign inter­fer­ence.…

Trudeau says allies 'increasingly concerned' about Israel's tactics eroding its international support

Trudeau says allies 'increasingly concerned' about Israel's tactics eroding its international…

Prime Min­is­ter Justin Trudeau says he’s wor­ried that Israel’s tac­tics in the war…

PM Trudeau gives Poilievre credit for tapping into Canadians' concerns about affordability

PM Trudeau gives Poilievre credit for tapping into Canadians' concerns about affordability

Prime Min­is­ter Justin Trudeau is giv­ing his main polit­i­cal rival cred­it for…

She received the CEBA loan more than 3 years ago — her bank now says she wasn't eligible

She received the CEBA loan more than 3 years ago — her bank now says she wasn't eligible

With a major dead­line to repay a pan­dem­ic era loan just over a month…

NDP calling for 'disciplinary measures' for Speaker Fergus, won't ask him to resign

NDP calling for 'disciplinary measures' for Speaker Fergus, won't ask him to resign

New Democ­rats are call­ing on the House of Com­mons to impose ​“dis­ci­pli­nary…

House of Commons adjourns after more than 24 hours of voting, naps and singalongs

House of Commons adjourns after more than 24 hours of voting, naps and singalongs

MPs final­ly left the House of Com­mons late Fri­day night after vot­ing for more than…

MPs agree to have committee look into Speaker Fergus video controversy

MPs agree to have committee look into Speaker Fergus video controversy

MPs vot­ed late Wednes­day to have the House pro­ce­dures com­mit­tee exam­ine Speak­er…

Ottawa set to announce cap-and-trade framework to reduce emissions in oil and gas sector

Ottawa set to announce cap-and-trade framework to reduce emissions in oil and gas sector

The fed­er­al gov­ern­ment will unveil its oil and gas emis­sions cap frame­work on…

Speaker Fergus says he's not resigning after MPs question his impartiality

Speaker Fergus says he's not resigning after MPs question his impartiality

House Speak­er Greg Fer­gus says he does­n’t intend to resign, despite two oppo­si­tion…



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