Poilievre meeting with each Conservative MP ahead of October shadow cabinet decisions – National

Conservative Leader Pierre Poilievre is holding one-on-one meetings with each Conservative MP to gauge their interests as he prepares to assemble his front bench of critics. The meetings come ahead of an expected announcement of Poilievre’s “shadow cabinet” in mid-October, multiple sources tell Global News, timed around a week-long break in House of Commons action. … Read more

Canada to drop COVID-19 vaccine border rules: sources

The federal government plans to drop its COVID-19 vaccine border requirements by the end of September and make the ArriveCan application optional, sources confirmed to CTV News. The government is expected to make this policy change by the end of the month, and the sources indicated the Liberals would also end the outstanding random COVID-19 … Read more

Poilievre subject of new NDP attack ad

OTTAWA — The NDP is the first party out of the gate with an attack ad against Pierre Poilievre, launching the attempt to frame the new Conservative leader as “not in it for you” just as the fall sitting of Parliament gets underway. The ad, sent Tuesday to party donors and set to roll out … Read more

What challenges does Pierre Poilievre face as Conservative party leader of Canada? – Global News

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Conservative Party of Canada announces new leader following election | LIVE – Global News

Conservative Party of Canada announces new leader following election | LIVE  Global News Conservative leadership event to be respectful in wake of Queen’s passing: CPC president  CBC News Ranked ballots are used in Conservative leadership races. A look at how it works  Global News View Full coverage on Google News

‘Battle for soul’ of Conservative Party looking more like a rout – National

What was billed as a “battle for the soul of the Conservative Party” is looking increasingly like a rout. Party faithful are set to gather in Ottawa Saturday to hear from the next Conservative leader – the party’s fourth in seven years. Heading into the leadership contest, Pierre Poilievre was viewed as the prohibitive front-runner. … Read more

Nova Scotia shooting: Trudeau government under fire over alleged interference into RCMP probe | FULL – Global News

Nova Scotia shooting: Trudeau government under fire over alleged interference into RCMP probe | FULL  Global News High-ranking Mountie insists Lucki pressed him about releasing gun details after N.S. shooting  CBC News N.S. mass shooting: senior Mountie stands by allegations  CTV News Mounties stand by political-interference allegations against Commissioner Brenda Lucki  The Globe and Mail View Full coverage on … Read more

Quebec leads explosive growth in Conservative membership sales: party numbers – National

There are now more Conservative members in Quebec than in the party’s heartland province of Saskatchewan. Taken together, Ontario and Quebec now account for more than half of the party’s 678,708 total members eligible to vote in the Sept. 10 leadership contest. By any measure, the growth in Conservative numbers during the 2022 contest has … Read more

Stephen Harper endorses Pierre Poilievre for party leader

OTTAWA — Former Conservative prime minister Stephen Harper has endorsed Pierre Poilievre to be the party’s next leader. In a rare public return to party politics, Harper released a short video on Twitter discussing his endorsement. Harper says the contest to lead the party is filled with candidates, but one stands out. The former prime … Read more

Canada's Conservatives uphold Patrick Brown's disqualification – Global News

Canada’s Conservatives uphold Patrick Brown’s disqualification  Global News Conservative Party explains why it disqualified Patrick Brown from leadership race  CBC News Globe editorial: And just like that, the Conservatives made Patrick Brown disappear  The Globe and Mail View Full coverage on Google News