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Ethics commissioner monitoring Liberals’ WE Charity grants, while Tories call for procurement ombudsman review

Article content continued “Outsourcing a $900 million-dollar program designed to pay students and recent graduates for volunteer work to a third party raises justifiable concerns and a number of questions. In addition, the connections between WE Charity, the Prime Minister, and the Prime Minister’s relatives are well documented,” the Conservative MPs wrote in their letter […]

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Doug Ford’s Tories treated your licence plates like political vanity plates. Until a cop caught them out

To understand the unbearable shallowness of Doug Ford’s Tories, there may be no better example than our ongoing licence plate fiasco. You may have heard (if not seen) the news: Ontario’s new licence plates are hard to read at night, according to a plain-spoken (and plain-tweeting) police officer with photos to prove it. Had the […]

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Election results 2019: Tories on course to win majority – exit poll

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionHuw Edwards announces the results of an exit poll for the BBC, ITV and Sky The Conservatives are set to win an overall majority of 86 in the general election, according to an exit poll for the BBC, ITV and Sky News. The survey taken at UK […]

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NDP, Bloc join with Tories to demand creation of special committee to study Canada-China relationship

The Conservatives have succeeded in a demand for a special committee to examine Canada’s contentious relationship with China, as two Canadians marked the one-year anniversary of their arrest and moved closer to a possible trial on accusations they stole state secrets. The House of Commons late Tuesday voted 171-148 to set up the committee over […]

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General election 2019: Tories to launch manifesto ‘to get Brexit done’

Image copyright PA Media The Conservative Party is set to launch its general election manifesto, promising to bring back the Withdrawal Agreement Bill before Christmas to achieve Brexit by the end of January. Boris Johnson will unveil the document in the West Midlands on Sunday. It will include a headline promise to “get Brexit done” […]

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