CPC Leadership Race


Peter MacKay in self-isolation after his family returns from Mexico

Peter MacKay in self-isolation after his family returns from Mexico

The Conservative Party leadership candidate Peter MacKay has gone into self-isolation after his family chose to go on vacation in Mexico.

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The 'stinking albatross' is now hung round Peter MacKay's neck

The 'stinking albatross' is now hung round Peter MacKay's neck

This boredom was resolved by Peter MacKay, who this week urged the Conservative Party to speed up the leadership contest.

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BREAKING: Conservatives suspend leadership contest

BREAKING: Conservatives suspend leadership contest

The Conservative Party has officially announced that they will be suspending their leadership contest as the COVID-19 virus continues to sweep through Canada and the globe.

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MacKay's top staffer quits, says campaigning during coronavirus is 'inappropriate'

MacKay's top staffer quits, says campaigning during coronavirus is 'inappropriate'

Julie Vaux, who is Mackay's director of communications, has quit his campaign team. Vaux said it was inappropriate to campaign during the COVID-19 outbreak.

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Erin O'Toole tells Conservative Party to delay leadership contest over coronavirus

Erin O'Toole tells Conservative Party to delay leadership contest over coronavirus

Conservative Leadership contender Erin O'Toole has asked the CPC leadership committee to delay the contest, citing concerns over the coronavirus pandemic.

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Pressure mounts on the Conservatives to delay leadership election

Pressure mounts on the Conservatives to delay leadership election

Leadership candidates Husny and Marilyn have criticized the CPC leadership committee for allowing the election to continue.

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Conservative candidate Marilyn Gladu releases platform, commits to lowering taxes

Conservative candidate Marilyn Gladu releases platform, commits to lowering taxes

Conservative leadership candidate Marilyn Gladu has released her policy platform. Gladu has pledged to lower taxes for low-income Canadians.

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Peter MacKay flip-flops on marijuana stance, says he won’t rescind legalization

Peter MacKay flip-flops on marijuana stance, says he won’t rescind legalization

Conservative leadership candidate Peter MacKay has issued a clarification over a previous statement which seemed to suggest that he would repeal marijuana.

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MacKay’s campaign manager forced to apologize over pipeline tweet

MacKay’s campaign manager forced to apologize over pipeline tweet

Peter MacKay’s campaign manager has had to apologize over a tweet that seemed to link a shooting range with complaints about the anti-pipeline protests.

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Trudeau blasted for empty office buildings in downtown Calgary and mine cancellation

Trudeau blasted for empty office buildings in downtown Calgary and mine cancellation

Conservative leadership candidates attacked Trudeau, including Erin O’Toole saying that an empty building in Calgary should be renamed the “Trudeau Tower.”

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O’Toole would make blocking ‘critical infrastructure’ a criminal offence and let police clear blockades

O’Toole would make blocking ‘critical infrastructure’ a criminal offence and let police clear blockades

Erin O’Toole says that if he were to become PM he would make it a criminal offence to block major railways, ports, bridges and highways.

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WATCH: Erin O’Toole pledges to privatize CBC English television

WATCH: Erin O’Toole pledges to privatize CBC English television

Erin O’Toole has pledged to eliminate 50 percent of the CBC’s English-langauge television, with a plan to privatize it over the course of four years in government.

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Leslyn Lewis officially enters Conservative leadership race

Leslyn Lewis officially enters Conservative leadership race

Leslyn Lewis has officially entered the race to be the next leader of the Conservative Party of Canada.

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John Baird considering Conservative leadership run: Report

John Baird considering Conservative leadership run: Report

Baird is still leaning against a leadership run, although he has yet to rule himself out. A source close to Baird said “It’s possible but it’s a long-shot.”

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Rick Peterson: Let’s beat Trump at his own game

Rick Peterson: Let’s beat Trump at his own game

Canada needs to be open itself up the free market to unleash its full potential and prosper.

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