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.”
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.
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.
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.
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.”
EXCLUSIVE: Gladu pledges to review ‘biased’ CBC’s mandate, will scrap Trudeau’s media bailout
Conservative Leadership candidate Marilyn Gladu has pledged to review the CBC’s mandate, calling the public broadcaster’s coverage of the election “biased”.
Peter MacKay backtracks on Israeli embassy issue, would move it to Jerusalem
Conservative leadership candidate Peter MacKay has backtracked from his position on the Canadian embassy in Israel, saying he would move it to Jerusalem.
WATCH: Peter MacKay bails on interview after being questioned over tweet
Peter MacKay’s campaign team abruptly ended an interview after the journalist asked MacKay about a video that was sent out from his twitter regarding Justin Trudeau’s yoga expenses.
EXCLUSIVE: MacKay won’t commit to move Canadian embassy to Jerusalem, breaking with Conservative Party policy
Peter Mackay would not commit to promising to move the Canadian embassy in Israel from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem, an official party policy.