David Baxter

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Ottawa pitches $1.5B rental protection fund to buy apartments

Ottawa pitches $1.5B rental protection fund to buy apartments

The fed­er­al gov­ern­ment is plan­ning to launch a near­ly $1.5‑billion rental…

Alberta premier says there’s ‘evolving discussion’ on pronouns, trans kids

Alberta premier says there’s ‘evolving discussion’ on pronouns, trans kids

Alber­ta Pre­mier Danielle Smith says that her gov­ern­ment is bring­ing in new rules…

Trudeau says Poilievre aide lobbied for Loblaw. Tories call that ‘pathetic’

Trudeau says Poilievre aide lobbied for Loblaw. Tories call that ‘pathetic’

As gro­cery prices and afford­abil­i­ty remain a cen­tral focus for Cana­di­ans,…

Affordability is top concern for Canadians as Parliament resumes: poll

Affordability is top concern for Canadians as Parliament resumes: poll

Afford­abil­i­ty issues are the main pri­or­i­ty for Cana­di­ans as par­lia­men­tar­i­ans…

NDP MP calls for Competition Bureau investigation into Loblaw discount reduction

NDP MP calls for Competition Bureau investigation into Loblaw discount reduction

B.C. NDP MP Alis­tair Mac­Gre­gor is call­ing on the Com­pe­ti­tion Bureau to look into…

Blunt talk on military challenges is a ‘good thing,’ retired defence chief says

Blunt talk on military challenges is a ‘good thing,’ retired defence chief says

Three retired Cana­di­an defence lead­ers say chief of defence staff Gen. Wayne Eyre…

Manitoba has a ‘strong case’ to review carbon price in province: Kinew

Manitoba has a ‘strong case’ to review carbon price in province: Kinew

Man­i­to­ba Pre­mier Wab Kinew says that it is time to take anoth­er look at how the…

Exiting MPs share their views on the state of politics: ‘Toxic atmosphere’

Exiting MPs share their views on the state of politics: ‘Toxic atmosphere’

The next elec­tion isn’t sched­uled until 2025, but sev­er­al MPs have already said they…

No ‘silver bullet’ to fix housing as population rapidly grows: Trudeau

No ‘silver bullet’ to fix housing as population rapidly grows: Trudeau

Prime Min­is­ter Justin Trudeau says he knows young peo­ple are frus­trat­ed with him,…

Trudeau says people are frustrated, but now is time for ‘doubling down’

Trudeau says people are frustrated, but now is time for ‘doubling down’

Prime Min­is­ter Justin Trudeau says he knows peo­ple are frus­trat­ed with him,…

On military readiness, ‘everyone is in big trouble’ after Ukraine aid: Trudeau

On military readiness, ‘everyone is in big trouble’ after Ukraine aid: Trudeau

Prime Min­is­ter Justin Trudeau says the amount of mil­i­tary aid NATO allies have been…

An Israel-Hamas conflict ceasefire ‘can’t be one-sided:’ Trudeau

An Israel-Hamas conflict ceasefire ‘can’t be one-sided:’ Trudeau

Prime Min­is­ter Justin Trudeau says that Canada’s sup­port for a cease­fire in the…

Trudeau says antisemitism rise is ‘terrifying’ after teen terror charges

Trudeau says antisemitism rise is ‘terrifying’ after teen terror charges

Prime Min­is­ter Justin Trudeau says the rise of anti­semitism in Cana­da is…

Most voters still say Trudeau should resign — and expect an election in 2024

Most voters still say Trudeau should resign — and expect an election in 2024

A major­i­ty of Cana­di­ans again said in Decem­ber that it’s time for Prime Min­is­ter…

As carbon price fight flares, Wilkinson defends Liberal approach

As carbon price fight flares, Wilkinson defends Liberal approach

The fed­er­al car­bon price is once again at the cen­tre of a renewed polit­i­cal…

U.S assassination plot indictment validates Trudeau on India: ex-CSIS heads

U.S assassination plot indictment validates Trudeau on India: ex-CSIS heads

One of Canada’s for­mer top spies says that the Amer­i­can indict­ment link­ing an…

Foreign workers at subsidized EV battery plant a ‘slap in the face’: union

Foreign workers at subsidized EV battery plant a ‘slap in the face’: union

NextStar Ener­gy Inc. says it expects upwards of 900 for­eign work­ers to help build its…

4 in 10 Canadians say Pierre Poilievre best choice for PM: poll

4 in 10 Canadians say Pierre Poilievre best choice for PM: poll

Con­ser­v­a­tive Leader Pierre Poilievre’s polling momen­tum con­tin­ues to chug along…