Bennett, Bibeau hit the Northern ministerial circuit to tout Inuit partnership, support for food security

Posted: 08 Jul 2019 04:00 AM PDT

Two Team Trudeau front benchers will kick off the week by hitting the northern leg of the summer ministerial circuit: Crown-Indigenous Relations Minister Carolyn Bennett and Agriculture Minister Marie-Claude Bibeau, who are set to hit the rounds in Iqaluit and Whitehorse, respectively. According to the advisory, Bennett will start her visit by teaming up with representatives from the […]

Morning Brief: Calgary Stampede a ‘must do’ for party leaders

Posted: 08 Jul 2019 03:45 AM PDT

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iPolitics AM: Kenney holds pre-summit strategy session with Premiers Ford, Higgs, Moe and McLeod

Posted: 08 Jul 2019 03:15 AM PDT

With Canada's extended family of first ministers — excepting, of course, the prime minister himself — heading to Saskatoon later this week for their annual summer meet-up, Alberta Premier Jason Kenney is hosting a pre-summit get-together with some of his more conservative-minded colleagues in Calgary to "establish common ground" — and, of course, "experience" the Stampede — before the formal Council of the Federation confab gets […]

Kenney’s Kamikaze Cartoon

Posted: 08 Jul 2019 01:10 AM PDT

What We’re Watching: Party leaders descend on Calgary for 2019 Stampede

Posted: 07 Jul 2019 01:00 PM PDT

Yeehaw! Pre-election leaders' circuit shifts from Canada Day celebrations to the Calgary Stampede With the July 1 festivities now just a fuzzy red-and-white-maple-leaf-festooned memory, at least four federal party leaders are set to descend on Calgary to make the rounds at what has become a mandatory stop on the summer political circuit even in non-election years, but […]