‘I think the story of what Shannen and her friends did is one of the great hero stories’: Charlie Angus
We knew that the election could come as early as the spring, and we needed to be ready.
Stephen Harper has broken new ground in the re-orientation to accelerate the shift of power away from elected Members of Parliament to the PMO.
Flora MacDonald was the first woman to run for the leadership of the Progressive Conservatives and the first female foreign minister in the developed world.
‘What we need is a national standard. We need a price on carbon. We need to shift the tax base from what we earn to what we burn.’
And our sister newsweekly, Embassy, wins two OCNAs, and one CCNA.
Brooke Jeffrey talks about Prime Minister Stephen Harper’s conservative vision for the economy, federalism, and domestic and foreign policies. And it ain’t pretty.
‘C-51 is as bad as anything we have in the States. It’s hardly limited to America. We’re just further along the path than Canada is,’ author says.
Defence Minister Jason Kenney talks about Canadian missions, the National Defence Department procurement record, military spending and tying loose ends in his file ahead of the election.