‘Getting dangerous’: Calls grow for federal action amid Canada’s nurse shortage

Two decades into a career she once loved, Toronto emergency room nurse Nancy Halupa says she is almost ready to throw in the towel. “I don’t think I can do … Read More

Showdown on Parliament Hill pushes tension between science, politics into the spotlight

OTTAWA — Monday’s vote on a Conservative motion to launch an in-depth review of the Liberal government’s COVID-19 response highlights a key challenge of pandemic politics: how to hold a … Read More

Conservatives accuse government of rushing assisted dying legislation

By Staff The Canadian Press Posted October 9, 2020 4:45 pm     Updated October 9, 2020 4:46 pm Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article … Read More

36 Canadian senators call for New Brunswick to ensure access to abortion

On Tuesday, 36 senators from across Canada signed a call for access to reproductive rights in New Brunswick after Premier Blaine Higgs said funding Clinic 554 would be a “slippery … Read More

Conservatives ask languages watchdog to probe WE Charity decision

By Staff The Canadian Press Posted September 3, 2020 1:17 pm Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ OTTAWA — The federal Conservatives … Read More

Opposition parties look to make their mark with differing approaches amid coronavirus pandemic

Pablo Rodriguez looks back wistfully to the time when his biggest worry was whether he’d be able to corral the support of at least one opposition party for the minority … Read More

Conservative leadership race enters its next phase amid Canada’s coronavirus pandemic

The Conservative party is gearing up for the next phase of its leadership race, a contest taking place in unprecedented times. Wednesday was the deadline for candidates to get on … Read More

Coronavirus: Conservatives tweak leadership race approach but keep deadlines amid outbreak

The deadlines for the Conservative leadership race will remain fixed, the party said Monday, over the objections of several contenders who say the rapid spread of COVID-19 demands a new … Read More