John Paul Tasker

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Trudeau takes a swipe at Poilievre over his stance on age verification for porn

Trudeau takes a swipe at Poilievre over his stance on age verification for porn

Poilievre sup­ports a law that would require age ver­i­fi­ca­tion before access­ing…

Asked about online harms bill, Poilievre raises Trudeau's past use of blackface

Asked about online harms bill, Poilievre raises Trudeau's past use of blackface

Con­ser­v­a­tive Leader Pierre Poilievre said Wednes­day his par­ty is vehe­ment­ly…

Meet some of the 6 million Canadians who don't have a family doctor

Meet some of the 6 million Canadians who don't have a family doctor

More than six mil­lion Cana­di­ans say they do not have reg­u­lar access to pri­ma­ry…

Feds will stop investing in 'large' road projects, environment minister says

Feds will stop investing in 'large' road projects, environment minister says

Steven Guil­beault revised his com­ments after say­ing Ottawa would stop invest­ing in…

Pierre Poilievre asks RCMP to expand investigation of ArriveCAN app

Pierre Poilievre asks RCMP to expand investigation of ArriveCAN app

Con­ser­v­a­tive Leader Pierre Poilievre sent a let­ter to the RCMP com­mis­sion­er…

Facing a severe physician shortage, feds to offer loan forgiveness for some doctors, nurses

Facing a severe physician shortage, feds to offer loan forgiveness for some doctors, nurses

In a bid to increase the num­ber of doc­tors and nurs­es prac­tis­ing in rur­al and…

Pierre Poilievre defends Alberta Premier Smith on transgender policies

Pierre Poilievre defends Alberta Premier Smith on transgender policies

Con­ser­v­a­tive Leader Pierre Poilievre defend­ed Alber­ta Pre­mier Danielle Smith and…

Danielle Smith, Liberals trade shots over transgender policies during her trip to Ottawa

Danielle Smith, Liberals trade shots over transgender policies during her trip to Ottawa

Alber­ta Pre­mier Danielle Smith faced an icy recep­tion in Ottawa Mon­day as…

Federal justice minister accuses Alberta Premier Danielle Smith of 'demonizing' trans kids

Federal justice minister accuses Alberta Premier Danielle Smith of 'demonizing' trans kids

Fed­er­al Jus­tice Min­is­ter Arif Virani said Thurs­day he has seri­ous reser­va­tions…

Conservative Party reports report-breaking fundraising haul in 2023

Conservative Party reports report-breaking fundraising haul in 2023

The Con­ser­v­a­tive Par­ty report­ed a record-break­ing fundrais­ing haul in the…

Top Liberal ministers duck questions about replacing Trudeau as Parliament returns

Top Liberal ministers duck questions about replacing Trudeau as Parliament returns

With polls sug­gest­ing the Lib­er­al Par­ty’s sup­port is still in freefall, some of…

Liberal ministers blast Alberta Premier Danielle Smith for hosting Tucker Carlson

Liberal ministers blast Alberta Premier Danielle Smith for hosting Tucker Carlson

Four of Prime Min­is­ter Justin Trudeau’s cab­i­net min­is­ters appeared before reporters…

U.K. walks away from trade talks with Canada

U.K. walks away from trade talks with Canada

British nego­tia­tors walked away from trade talks with Cana­da…

Canada's population is booming — access to family doctors hasn't kept pace

Canada's population is booming — access to family doctors hasn't kept pace

Cana­da is going through an unprece­dent­ed growth spurt, hav­ing added well over…

Rebel News personality arrested after an encounter with Chrystia Freeland

Rebel News personality arrested after an encounter with Chrystia Freeland

Rebel News per­son­al­i­ty David Men­zies was arrest­ed Mon­day for alleged­ly…

Politicians' oath of allegiance to King Charles could be history if Liberal MP gets his way

Politicians' oath of allegiance to King Charles could be history if Liberal MP gets his way

Mem­bers of Par­lia­ment and sen­a­tors may be able to dodge the cen­turies-old oath of…

Provinces are reviewing their own dental care programs as Ottawa announces federal plan

Provinces are reviewing their own dental care programs as Ottawa announces federal plan

When he announced the fed­er­al gov­ern­men­t’s $13-bil­lion den­tal care insur­ance…

Tensions emerge in the Liberal caucus over Canada's UN vote for a Gaza ceasefire

Tensions emerge in the Liberal caucus over Canada's UN vote for a Gaza ceasefire

The fed­er­al gov­ern­men­t’s deci­sion to back a UN res­o­lu­tion call­ing for…

National pharmacare plan is in limbo as health minister calls pending deadline 'arbitrary'

National pharmacare plan is in limbo as health minister calls pending deadline 'arbitrary'

Health Min­is­ter Mark Hol­land sig­nalled Tues­day the gov­ern­ment is unlike­ly to meet…

With layoffs looming, CBC execs want foreign streaming giants to pay more to support Cancon

With layoffs looming, CBC execs want foreign streaming giants to pay more to support Cancon

A day after CBC/Ra­dio-Cana­da announced it plans to slash its staff by about 10 per cent…

Thousands of pro-Israel demonstrators gather on Parliament Hill in a show of solidarity

Thousands of pro-Israel demonstrators gather on Parliament Hill in a show of solidarity

Thou­sands of pro-Israel demon­stra­tors from across the coun­try gath­ered on…

Trudeau defends his economic track record as new data shows GDP contracted last quarter

Trudeau defends his economic track record as new data shows GDP contracted last quarter

Prime Min­is­ter Justin Trudeau defend­ed his gov­ern­men­t’s eco­nom­ic per­for­mance…

Hostages' families plead for help as Ottawa faces pressure to back a ceasefire in Gaza

Hostages' families plead for help as Ottawa faces pressure to back a ceasefire in Gaza

The fam­i­lies of some of those tak­en hostage by Hamas dur­ing its Oct. 7 attack on…

Trudeau not ready to accept U.S. finding that Palestinian militants' rocket was behind Gaza hospital blast

Trudeau not ready to accept U.S. finding that Palestinian militants' rocket was behind Gaza…

Prime Min­is­ter Justin Trudeau said Thurs­day that Cana­di­an offi­cials are still…

Foreign doctors take up more medical residency spots as Canadians struggle to get in

Foreign doctors take up more medical residency spots as Canadians struggle to get in

Cana­da has an acute short­age of doc­tors — a staffing cri­sis that is expect­ed to…



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