Is there room in the Conservative Party for “Green Tories”?
Andrew Scheer’s keynote speech yesterday on his party’s climate policy should spark a conversation among Conservatives on whether there is room for an environmentalist or “Green Tory” position within the big tent which is the Conservative Party of Canada?
Independent Liberal senator blocks inquiry into Mark Norman affair
A Conservative bid to investigate the Mark Norman affair has been stopped in its tracks in the senate.
EXCLUSIVE: Trudeau government wants to burn Philippines trash at Burnaby plant cited for toxic ash and air pollution
The 1,500 tonnes of garbage currently headed to the Port of Vancouver from the Philippines is set to be incinerated at a plant previously cited for producing toxic ash and nitrogen dioxide pollution.
Andrew Scheer announces Conservative climate plan
“As an environmental policy, the carbon tax is by every possible measure and projection, a failure of epic proportions. It makes virtually no contribution to the global fight against climate change and it only makes life more expensive for Canadian families and small businesses,” said Scheer.
“Show me the pipeline”: Scheer blasts Trudeau’s sincerity in TMX announcement
“I doubt his sincerity because he actually hasn’t done anything. Show me the pipeline. Where is it? He announced last year that it would be operating this year and it’s not. I don’t believe he actually wants it built,” said Scheer.
Canadian garbage ship leaves Philippines a second time after transferring cargo to a larger vessel
According to shipping estimates, the trip from Manila to the Port of Vancouver could take anywhere from 18-23 days by sea. Depending on the speed of the vessel, it is very unlikely that the ship will make it to Vancouver by the end of the month as claimed by Environment Canada.
VIDEO: Ford gets booed while Trudeau gets mixed reaction at Toronto Raptors Parade
The Premier attended the parade alongside Toronto city Mayor John Tory and Prime Minister Justin Trudeau who was met with a mixed reaction of heckling and cheers.
Woman rushed to hospital with serious injuries after second Toronto acid attack this month
According to Toronto paramedics, one woman has been rushed to the hospital with serious but not life-threatening injuries after the attack, while the other sustained minor injuries.
Ontario NDP passes resolution to lower voting age to 14
“BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED that the ONDP will, upon forming government, lower the voting age to 14,” read the resolution.