Political Musings August 27, 2013: NDP leader Thomas Mulcair launches Senate abolishment tour in Nova Scotia

CANADIAN POLITICAL MUSINGS

POLITICAL MUSINGS

NDP leader Thomas Mulcair launches Senate abolishment tour in Nova Scotia

By Bonnie K. Goodman

Canadian New Democratic Party (NDP) leader Thomas Mulcair, who is also the official opposition leader in the House of Commons launched on Monday, Aug. 26, 2013, his anti-Senate campaign “Roll Up the Red Carpet” tour. Mulcair began….READ MORE

Political Musings August 21, 2013: PM Stephen Harper will prorogue Parliament, start new session with throne speech

CANADIAN POLITICAL MUSINGS

POLITICAL MUSINGS

Harper will prorogue Parliament, start new session with throne speech

By Bonnie K. Goodman

Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper announced on Aug. 19, 2013, while in the midst of an annual week-long summer tour of Canada’s Northern territories and areas that he will request from Governor General David Johnson to prorogue….READ MORE

Political Musings August 5, 2013: PM Stephen Harper defends XL Keystone pipeline as job creator countering Obama’s statement

CANADIAN POLITICAL MUSINGS

POLITICAL MUSINGS

Harper defends XL Keystone pipeline as job creator countering Obama’s statement

By Bonnie K. Goodman

Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper spoke to the press from Quebec City on August 2, 2013 about the safety and job creation the oil pipelines projects would create. Harper discussed his support for the Energy East project, an West-East…READ MORE