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

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

Conservative leadership race: Over half of members have voted a week before deadline – National

More than half of Conservative party members have voted for its next leader, leaving one week for the remaining members to do the same. As of Tuesday, the party says over 350,000 mail-in ballots have been returned out of the 678,000 they sent to people who can vote in the contest. That means voter turnout … Read more

Australia’s Anglican Church splits over same-sex marriage, conservatives form new diocese

Australia’s Anglican Church has split, with a conservative group of bishops opposed to same-sex marriage forming a breakaway diocese — but progressives argue they are “entirely faithful to scripture”. Key points: Tasmanian bishop Richard Condie said the new diocese would be a “safe place for Anglicans” who “can no longer sit under the authority of their … Read more

Pierre Poilievre preferred leader for Conservatives but not Canadians: poll

Ontario MP Pierre Poilievre remains the heavy favourite to be the next Conservative party leader but he trails opponent Jean Charest for support among Canadians as a whole. A new Leger poll conducted in collaboration with the Association for Canadian Studies suggests 44 per cent of Conservative voters believe Poilievre would make the best party … Read more

Sadiq Khan facing growing backlash over ULEZ expansion plans

S adiq Khan is facing a growing backlash over plans to expand the Ultra-Low Emission Zone to cover the whole of Greater London, with the City Hall Conservatives describing the potential positive impact as “negligible”. As the public consultation over the plans comes to an end on Friday, City Hall has released new figures that … Read more

Nazi protesters show up outside young conservatives meeting

TAMPA, Fla. — A Holocaust center in Florida and others condemned the presence of protesters holding Nazi flags and posters with antisemitic imagery outside a convention of young conservative activists that drew as speakers President Donald Trump, Florida Gov, Ron DeSantis and several Republican U.S. senators. Florida Holocaust Museum chairman Mike Igel said that the … Read more

Migrants in NYC detail planned asylum claims

Migrants released from federal custody to seek asylum in New York City offered a host of reasons Thursday why they want to remain in the US — some of which seem to fall short of the necessary justification. Venezuelan native Miguel Angel Naranjo, 38, told The Post that he, his wife and two sons left … Read more

Theresa May refuses to clap Boris Johnson during standing ovation – video | Politics

Former prime minister Theresa May refused to clap for Boris Johnson during his standing ovation as he exited his final PMQs. May did not join the applause for the outgoing PM after he signed off by saying ‘Hasta la vista, baby’. May and Johnson clashed frequently in recent years, with May a vocal critic of … Read more

Martin Rowson on the Conservative party's contract with reality – cartoon – The Guardian

Martin Rowson on the Conservative party’s contract with reality – cartoon  The Guardian This Conservative competition is doing its job  The Telegraph Race to replace Boris Johnson down to final 3 contenders  The Associated Press Time to cut members out of Tory leadership  The Times A bitter, unrepentant Boris Johnson will be a curse on the next prime minister  The … Read more