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Trudeau's Liberals Narrowly Retain Government in Canadian Election

Trudeau's Liberals Narrowly Retain Government in Canadian Election

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and his Liberal Party were narrowly returned to power in Monday’s election and now form a minority government.
GUNTER: Wilson-Raybould’s troubling ‘lay down your tools’ legal directive

GUNTER: Wilson-Raybould’s troubling ‘lay down your tools’ legal directive

Before she demonstrated the guts to defy all efforts to pressure her into making a cozy plea bargain with SNC-Lavalin, I thought Jody Wilson-Raybould had been a bad justice minister. She had had her
KINSELLA: Justin Trudeau still won’t let Jody Wilson-Raybould speak

KINSELLA: Justin Trudeau still won’t let Jody Wilson-Raybould speak

Let her speak. That was the headline on an iconic Toronto Sun headline way back in February: let her speak. Let Jody Wilson-Raybould — then still a cabinet minister, then still a member of the Liberal
LILLEY: Any way you cut it, it’s an RCMP investigation

LILLEY: Any way you cut it, it’s an RCMP investigation

Let’s call this what it is, an investigation. That is what is happening, or at least was happening until the election was called, with the RCMP looking into claims of obstruction of justice. I know
EDITORIAL: Lavscam bites Trudeau, again

EDITORIAL: Lavscam bites Trudeau, again

At this point, Canadians should be asking exactly what Prime Minister Justin Trudeau meant when he said he accepted responsibility for the Lavscam scandal. This after Conflict of Interest and Ethics
LILLEY: Trudeau isn’t what he claims in standing up for women or minorities

LILLEY: Trudeau isn’t what he claims in standing up for women or minorities

Sometimes as I walk down the street, I see the way people are dressed and wonder if they own a mirror. Then there are the times that I listen to people speak and wonder if they hear themselves. That’s
WARREN: No, Trudeau shouldn’t apologize and here’s why

WARREN: No, Trudeau shouldn’t apologize and here’s why

Sorry, we’re not sorry! Prime Minister Justin Trudeau doubled down in the wake of the ethics commissioner’s report released last Wednesday, which found him guilty of violating the Conflict of Interest
STRAHL: Shame abounds in Lavscam’s latest chapter

STRAHL: Shame abounds in Lavscam’s latest chapter

The shame! The ethics commissioner has ruled on the SNC-Lavalin debacle and has used unequivocal language in condemning what happened over the past year. No other prime minister in our history has
LILLEY: Trudeau finds an apology he can’t give

LILLEY: Trudeau finds an apology he can’t give

We’ve finally found an apology that Justin Trudeau can’t offer up: an apology to Jody Wilson-Raybould. Our feminist PM has offered up apologies on our behalf to all sorts of groups, but when it comes
LILLEY: Wilson-Raybould was contacted by Mounties on SNC … let’s hear more

LILLEY: Wilson-Raybould was contacted by Mounties on SNC … let’s hear more

The RCMP are “examining” the matter, and one of the key players says she was contacted by the Mounties. Is it time to say that police are investigating the SNC-Lavalin affair? That’s tough to say, but
EDITORIAL: Enough with all the Lavscam arrogance

EDITORIAL: Enough with all the Lavscam arrogance

Canadians are, at their core, humble people. We’re polite. We’re honest. While we celebrate our accomplishments, we don’t do it in an obnoxious way. There was a time not too long ago when Prime
GUNTER: The latest Liberal affront to free speech

GUNTER: The latest Liberal affront to free speech

Every month it becomes clearer and clearer that the Trudeau Liberals have no understanding of free speech. For instance, it was revealed this week that the Prime Minister’s Office has been having
EDITORIAL: The return of Butts speaks volumes

EDITORIAL: The return of Butts speaks volumes

Jaws dropped throughout the Canadian political scene when it was revealed that Gerald Butts had been officially welcomed back into the federal Liberal fold, and would be assisting Prime Minister
EDITORIAL: Lavscam was months ago — will it matter this election?

EDITORIAL: Lavscam was months ago — will it matter this election?

The big question about Canadian politics right now is who will win the next federal election this October. Will it be incumbent Prime Minister Justin Trudeau? Or will Conservative Leader Andrew Scheer
EDITORIAL: The Liberals have problems with judicial independence

EDITORIAL: The Liberals have problems with judicial independence

It’s not enough that politicians be clear of actual wrongdoing when it comes to misdeeds, such as corruption or improperly interfering with the justice system. They must be completely free of the
LILLEY: Trudeau plays politics with abortion issue

LILLEY: Trudeau plays politics with abortion issue

When American Vice-President Mike Pence came to Ottawa on Thursday, our esteemed prime minister made sure to ask him about the most important issue between our two countries: Abortion. That’s right,
EDITORIAL: No more Lavscam interference please

EDITORIAL: No more Lavscam interference please

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and those around him repeatedly pressured former attorney general Jody Wilson-Raybould to drop charges against SNC-Lavalin and proceed with a deferred prosecution
BONOKOSKI: Wilson-Raybould and Philpott both head into the wilderness

BONOKOSKI: Wilson-Raybould and Philpott both head into the wilderness

Political dramas, like good soap operas, are best drawn out with the climax then perfectly timed, and who are Jody Wilson-Raybould and Jane Philpott if not stars in Ottawa’s latest version of the
GUNTER: Trudeau’s cries of neo-Nazi are just modern day McCarthyism

GUNTER: Trudeau’s cries of neo-Nazi are just modern day McCarthyism

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau seems to be testing out a 21st-Century version of McCarthyism to see whether that can get him out of the SNC-Lavalin bog. Trudeau has tried a dozen legal and political
WARREN: The worst part of the Lavalin mess is the Conservatives’ response

WARREN: The worst part of the Lavalin mess is the Conservatives’ response

What makes the SNC-Lavalin mess such a pathetic mess — besides the many stupid decisions by both sides of the Liberal disagreement — has been the blatantly partisan and pathetic attacks by the