Marieke Walsh

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Poll shows little optimism for Trudeau or Poilievre, points to ‘choose your poison’ election

Poll shows little optimism for Trudeau or Poilievre, points to ‘choose your poison’ election

The major­i­ty of Cana­di­ans have intense­ly neg­a­tive respons­es to both…

Conservatives say Poilievre would only override Charter rights over criminal justice matters

Conservatives say Poilievre would only override Charter rights over criminal justice matters

A day after declin­ing to put any lim­its on how the Con­ser­v­a­tives would use the…

Conservatives don’t rule out using notwithstanding clause beyond criminal justice matters

Conservatives don’t rule out using notwithstanding clause beyond criminal justice matters

The fed­er­al Con­ser­v­a­tives say their pro­posed use of the notwith­stand­ing clause…

Mark Carney says federal budget not focused enough on growth

Mark Carney says federal budget not focused enough on growth

The fed­er­al gov­ern­ment did not put an ade­quate focus on fos­ter­ing eco­nom­ic…

Pierre Poilievre’s top adviser, Jenni Byrne, not yet contacted in Lobbying Commissioner probe

Pierre Poilievre’s top adviser, Jenni Byrne, not yet contacted in Lobbying Commissioner probe

The fed­er­al Lob­by­ing Com­mis­sion­er has not yet been in touch with Con­ser­v­a­tive…

An NDP motion on Gaza threatened to split the Liberal caucus. How last-minute talks helped avert political embarrassment

An NDP motion on Gaza threatened to split the Liberal caucus. How last-minute talks helped avert…

The fed­er­al Lib­er­als expect­ed upwards of 80 of their back­bench MPs to vote with the…

NDP requests commissioner to investigate second lobbying firm operating out of office owned by Poilievre’s top adviser

NDP requests commissioner to investigate second lobbying firm operating out of office owned by…

The New Democ­rats are ask­ing the fed­er­al Lob­by­ing Com­mis­sion­er to inves­ti­gate…

Poilievre adviser’s staff established second lobbying firm working from the same office

Poilievre adviser’s staff established second lobbying firm working from the same office

On the first busi­ness day after Pierre Poilievre’s elec­tion as Con­ser­v­a­tive Leader,…

Liberals have not agreed to fully fund diabetes medications in pharmacare talks, Singh says

Liberals have not agreed to fully fund diabetes medications in pharmacare talks, Singh says

The Lib­er­al gov­ern­ment has not agreed to ful­ly fund dia­betes med­ica­tions, which…

NDP, Liberal pharmacare negotiations include talks to fund birth control, diabetes medications

NDP, Liberal pharmacare negotiations include talks to fund birth control, diabetes medications

The fed­er­al gov­ern­ment is strong­ly con­sid­er­ing cov­er­ing the costs of birth…

Trudeau Liberals making no progress winning back support, Nanos poll says

Trudeau Liberals making no progress winning back support, Nanos poll says

There’s no sign that Prime Min­is­ter Justin Trudeau’s sharp­er attacks against the…

Deal to prop up Liberals will be off if Ottawa doesn’t meet pharmacare deadline, Singh says

Deal to prop up Liberals will be off if Ottawa doesn’t meet pharmacare deadline, Singh says

NDP Leader Jag­meet Singh said Mon­day his party’s deal to prop up the minor­i­ty…

Freeland, Carney outperform Trudeau as preferred Liberal Leader, survey finds

Freeland, Carney outperform Trudeau as preferred Liberal Leader, survey finds

Chrys­tia Free­land and Mark Car­ney are more pop­u­lar choic­es to lead the Lib­er­al…

Canada expected to unveil oil and gas emissions cap at COP28 climate summit

Canada expected to unveil oil and gas emissions cap at COP28 climate summit

The fed­er­al gov­ern­ment expects to unveil its long-delayed oil and gas sec­tor…

Government’s expanded heat-pump pledge triples program cost to $750-million

Government’s expanded heat-pump pledge triples program cost to $750-million

The fed­er­al government’s ful­ly sub­si­dized heat-pump pilot pro­gram for low­er-income…

Mark Carney says he hasn’t ruled out Liberal leadership run

Mark Carney says he hasn’t ruled out Liberal leadership run

For­mer Bank of Cana­da gov­er­nor and card-car­ry­ing Lib­er­al, Mark Car­ney, says he…