Woman targeted by Ontario NDP candidate’s 2012 tweet says he shouldn’t be running

Toronto activist Bridget Perrier is speaking out after learning she was the target of an offensive Twitter post made by a man now seeking election in Brampton, Ont. “I don’t even know how to even articulate how disgusting it is,”…

Fredericton’s 3 candidates in tight race for federal elections

October 20 2019 7:52pm Fredericton was one of the most visited during the campaign. Silas Brown reports. ‘ }); } else { var rel_id = svp.releaseInfo.contentId+””; if( typeof gnca_social_share_collection[rel_id] != “object” ) { var resp = jQuery.parseJSON( jQuery.ajax({ url: “/gnca-ajax/videoshare-links/{\”id\”:\””…

Blaine Higgs compares Quebec to Canada’s favourite child at Scheer campaign stop

New Brunswick‘s premier compared Quebec to Canada’s favourite child on Friday. Blaine Higgs was asked if he believed Quebec to be Canada’s favourite child, to which he commented that the province has always received preferential treatment. “Well not right now,…

Federal Election 2019: ‘It’s up to him to explain’ Scheer says when questioned about claim Liberals and NDP are eyeing coalition

When asked by Global News’ Mike Le Couteur on Saturday what evidence he has that Justin Trudeau is considering a coalition with the NDP, Conservative Party Leader Andrew Scheer said “It’s up to [Trudeau] to explain how that relationship might…

Ipsos polling ahead of the 2019 federal election

October 19 2019 11:21am Ipsos spokesperson Kyle Braid joins Global News Calgary to break down polling numbers ahead of Monday’s federal election. ‘ }); } else { var rel_id = svp.releaseInfo.contentId+””; if( typeof gnca_social_share_collection[rel_id] != “object” ) { var resp…

UCP leads Alberta political parties following third quarter fundraising

Alberta’s governing United Conservative Party continues to lead all political parties in donations after three quarters of fundraising. Between Jan. 1 and Sept. 30, the UCP raised $5,941,306.53 in donations to its central party and constituency associations; $860,914.46 of that…

Lethbridge MP candidates weigh in on final election campaign week

With the federal election just days away, candidates in Lethbridge have ramped up their efforts to pull in the remaining votes at Monday’s polls, each hoping their party’s focus will resonate most with local voters. Lethbridge’s NDP candidate, Shandi Bleiken,…

Winnipeg ridings to watch for this federal election

There could be a few interesting races in Winnipeg this federal election. Pollsters say the Liberals have more ridings to defend in this election, including in Kildonan-St. Paul, Winnipeg Centre, and Charleswood-St. James-Assiniboia-Headingley. READ MORE: Canada election: Kildonan–St. Paul “Kildonan-St.…