GTA Conservative MPs David Tilson and Bob Saroya said Patrick Brown made the right decision by pulling out of the PC leadership contest, to clear his name.
Former Ontario PC leadership candidate Patrick Brown dropped out of the leadership contest. Tanya Granic Allen, Christine Elliott, Doug Ford, and Caroline Mulroney are the remaining four candidates in the race. The Hill Times photographs by Andrew Meade and handouts
Conservative MP Alex Nuttall, a friend and top supporter of former Ontario PC leader Patrick Brown, is throwing his support “along with 15-20” nominated PC candidates, behind former Ontario MPP Christine Elliott, for the party’s top job, he says.
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Though divisive politics has become a regular feature of political culture in Canada, thanks in part to the rhetoric from the country's southern neighbours, some MPs say there's been pushback to that kind of messaging.
A former CSIS analyst says the RCMP had a ‘strong case’ against journalist Ben Makuch, but the vice-president of the Canadian Journalists for Free Expression says the ruling will ‘hurt the institution of journalism.'
Independent Senator Kim Pate, who will be among those in attendance at Nicholas Kasirer's hearing next week, is interested in hearing about his views about how systemic inequality can affect access to justice.