I happened to be standing alone at the entrance to the Wellness Centre in Belleville when Justin Trudeau came in. SO I said, "Hey J.T. - welcome to Belleville... more
 
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August 29, 2015
Elections 2015
August long weekend is the best weekend of the year.  It’s the one holiday that celebrates nothing. There’s no pressure to have a party, go to an event or do... more
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Toronto Blue Jays
Baseball
Rogers
Bell
TSN
The Public Sector is, by its nature, more rigid than private industry. Within private industry roles can be more easily blended to accomplish a goal. However,... more
purchasing
Federal Government
Public Sector Procurement
Canadians hoping the Harper government’s “war on science” is at last ended – or at least put on hold for the period of the federal election campaign – will be... more
Elections 2015
Harper's war on science
science
Government library closings
Closing of Federal libraries
Stephen Harper
Conservative Party of Canada
Federal Government of Canada
elxn42
elxn2015
Canada Elections 2015
2015 Federal Election
Canadian Federal Election 2015
For some of us, it’s a foregone conclusion we won’t be voting for Harper in October.  I myself can’t stand his supercharged militarism, endless tax cuts for... more
Elections 2015
Tom Mulcair
NDP
youth voting
Stephen Harper
Conservative Party of Canada
elxn42
elxn2015
strategic voting
2015 Federal Election
Canada Elections 2015
Canadian Federal Election 2015
August 21, 2015 Mayor Jim Watson, and members of council, Re: Development Application by Richcraft Developments 560 Rideau Street On Council Agenda Aug 26,... more
City of Ottawa
urban planning
Development
Richcraft Developments
Jim Watson
Rideau Street
Ottawa City Council
Ottawa
In case you missed it, here is the first leaders' debate hosted by Maclean's Magazine on August 6, 2015.
Elections 2015
Leaders Debate
Leaders Debates
Stephen Harper
Tom Mulcair
Justin Trudeau
Elizbeth May
Conservative Party of Canada
NDP
Liberal Party of Canada
Green Party of Canada
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elxn2015
2015 Federal Election
Canadian Federal Election 2015
This is a brief chronology of the current Conservative Canadian government’s long campaign to undermine evidence-based scientific, environmental and technical... more
Elections 2015
science
Harper's war on science
Stephen Harper
Conservative Party of Canada
elxn42
elxn2015
Canadian Federal Election 2015
Hair is in the election-season air. I didn’t put it there – those attack ads on Mr. Trudeau introduced the subject, with “Nice hair, Justin” – but now that the... more
Elections 2015
Stephen Harper
hairgate
Justin Trudeau
Tom Mulcair
Margaret Atwood
Mike Duffy
elxn42
elxn2015
2015 Federal Election
Canadian Elections
Canadian Federal Election 2015
Conservative Party of Canada
Political Attack ads
One in five are following the Duffy trial closely (22%) The Mike Duffy trial has captured the attention of a significant number of voters with 22% saying they... more
Elections 2015
Mike Duffy
Stephen Harper
Nigel Wright
Senate
Senate scandal
Conservative Party of Canada
Politics
elxn42
elxn2015
2015 Federal Election
Canadian Elections
Prime Minister Harper’s former top aide Nigel Wright has begun testifying at the criminal trial of Conservative Senator Mike Duffy – and so far Wright’s... more
Elections 2015
Democracy Watch
Mike Duffy
Stephen Harper
Nigel Wright
Ray Novak
Senate
Canadian Senate
PMO
Conservative Party of Canada
Corruption
Politics
elxn42
elxn2015
2015 Federal Election
Canadian Elections
Dear Editor, Ottawa Citizen:   Andrew Duffy's article in the August 20, 2015 Ottawa Citizen "Should election signs be allowed on public property" unfortunately... more
 
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August 20, 2015
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Hair is in the election-season air. I didn’t put it there – those attack ads on Mr. Trudeau introduced the subject, with “Nice hair, Justin” – but now that the... more
Elections 2015
Stephen Harper
hairgate
Justin Trudeau
Tom Mulcair
Margaret Atwood
Mike Duffy
elxn42
elxn2015
2015 Federal Election
Canadian Elections
Canadian Federal Election 2015
Conservative Party of Canada
Political Attack ads
In one of the most interesting moments (at least from a constitutional point of view) during last week debate, Justin Trudeau reproached Thomas Mulcair for his... more
 
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August 13, 2015
Elections 2015
In politics, voters prefer truth to fiction. Since an informed electorate is something we should all aspire to, I want to take a moment to rectify a recurring... more
Elections 2015
Political Attack ads
Stephen Harper
Justin Trudeau
Conservative Party of Canada
Liberal Party of Canada
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elxn2015
Politics
Canadian politics
Dear Friends, Tens of thousands of Canadians have written to me in recent weeks to wish me well. I want to thank each and every one of you for your thoughtful... more
Jack Layton
NDP
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Canadian politics
2015 Federal Election
Federal Elections 2015
youth
Canada
Elections 2015