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“Federal Election 2015: Kathleen Wynne Goes After Thomas Mulcair” (The Huffington Post Canada)

Mohamed Omar (The Huffington Post Canada): After months of sparring with Conservative Leader Stephen Harper, Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne is taking aim at Thomas Mulcair. At a rally with federal Liberal Leader Justin Trudeau in…



“Canada election 2015: Trudeau, Mulcair take aim at Harper” (CBC News)

Editor’s note: Members of the opposition are usually best advised to target the government, instead of one another, but things don’t always work out that way. CBC News: Speaking to supporters in Vancouver, Mulcair touted…


Notes on the Maclean’s National Leaders Debate

Opinion/Analysis: Olivier Jarvis Lavoie [11:40 PM EST on August 6, 2015] Prime Minister Stephen Harper generally held his own. Anyone at all disposed to buy what he sells probably came away satisfied with his performance,…



“Trudeau slams Conservative, NDP economic policies” (CTV News)

Keith Leslie (The Canadian Press): Harper has the ‘worst growth record of any prime minister since R. B. Bennett in the depths of the Great Depression,’ and the Conservatives’ strategy of helping the rich get…