Wednesday, July 29, 2015
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FEATURE
Assembly of First Nations’ list of influential ridings among aboriginal population

  
Rickford and Alberta counterpart had first meeting last week

  
National carbon price only way to reduce emissions, Carbon Bubble author says

‘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.’


  
Celebrating Fourth of July in style at U.S. ambassador’s residence

  
Incumbent MPs not running in Election 2015

  
The Hill Times wins nine awards at OCNAs, CCNAs

And our sister newsweekly, Embassy, wins two OCNAs, and one CCNA.


  
‘I hope he hasn’t changed the country, fundamentally, but he certainly has been working at it’

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.


  
Truth and Reconcilliation Commission closing ceremonies

  
Dysfunctional democracy, corrupted institutions will lead to ‘chaos of disintegrating society’: Chris Hedges

‘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.


  
ISIS mission: Canada’s fighter jets to be called upon with ‘significant frequency in the weeks to come,’ says Kenney

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.


  
May press gallery speech a stumble, not a fall, say strategists

While some say Elizabeth May’s performance raises legitimate questions and will serve as future partisan fodder, others argue reaction to the failed comedy act, hardly the first of its kind, has been overblown.


  
Moore voted best Cabinet minister, but Kenney still most influential: The Hill Times’ 23rd Annual Politically Savvy Survey

‘Reputations on the Hill don’t seem to change very much,’ said Lorne Bozinoff, president of Forum Research Inc.


  
This sorry scheme of things

Today’s Senate problem can be broken down into three major overlapping components: the quality (or otherwise) of appointees to the Chamber, its takeover by rampant partisanship, and the basic modality of how it operates.


  
Enough with the vitriol, time to start the civil conversation

In his new book, The Great Divide, William Gairdner says populations in the democratic world are becoming ‘irreconcilably divided.’ And that’s not good for democracy.


  
Speaker Nolin remembered as compassionate leader who defended, unified Senate

Liberal Sen. Jim Munson said Pierre Claude Nolin had so many plans, so many new ideas and he was a unifying force in the Senate.


  
Sights and sounds from inside the 2015 media budget lock-up in Ottawa

The Hill Times asks lobbyists, reporters, researchers and stakeholders what they were looking for in the 2015 federal budget.


  
Feds continue to tiptoe around committing to a national seniors’ strategy

Health Minister Rona Ambrose says the need for innovation in health care is one of the most pressing public policy challenges.


  
Meet Joe Friday: investigator, art collector, Canada’s new integrity commissioner

  
Duffy feels ‘isolated’ and ‘betrayed,’ but optimistic about legal victory: Harris

  
Parliamentary Calendar
Wednesday, December 31, 1969
HILL LIFE & PEOPLE SLIDESHOWS
World Press Photo 15 exhibit premiere at the Canadian War Museum, July 22 July 24, 2015

The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright
A woman takes in the third prize for contemporary issues single photos by Italian photographer Fulvio Bugani. His series is called 'Waria: Being a Different Muslim.'
The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright
Cees Cole, Netherlands ambassador to Canada.
The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright
Mark O’Neill, president and CEO at the Canadian War and History museums.
The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright
World Press Photo representative Noortje Gorter.
The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright
Photographer Chris Roussakis, Hill Times reporter Rachel Aiello, photographer Cynthia Münster and Hill Times online editor Bea Vongdouangchanh.
The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright
The music from these two string musicians flowed through the gallery all evening.
The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright
Jeanine DeVos taking in the exhibit.
The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright
Mark O’Neill, president and CEO at the Canadian War and History museums, with Silvie Morel.
The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright
Cynthia and Yves Bled.

MICHAEL DE ADDER'S TAKE



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