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  1. NDP-Green pact lowers curtain on B.C. Liberal reign

    05.30 / 03:01 www.macleans.ca Macleans.ca - Politics
    A whirlwind of wheeling, dealing and cruel politicking puts an end to the Libs' 16-year run. They have no one to blame but themselves. The post NDP-Green pact lowers curtain on B.C. Liberal reign appeared first on…
  2. What the B.C. NDP-Green deal means for rest of Canada

    05.30 / 01:33 www.macleans.ca Macleans.ca - Politics
    The parties have promised four years of a stable minority government. But at what cost to Ottawa (and Alberta's) resource plans? The post What the B.C. NDP-Green deal means for rest of Canada appeared first on…
  3. Undercover with Grit agents at the Tory convention

    05.29 / 18:19 www.macleans.ca Macleans.ca - Politics
    Observing, disrupting, spying—call it what you want. Liberal operatives overcame Conservative attempts at counter-espionage. The post Undercover with Grit agents at the Tory convention appeared first on M…
  4. Tories greet new leader Andrew Scheer on Parliament Hill

    05.29 / 17:46 www.macleans.ca Macleans.ca - Politics
    Scheer calls for party unity in his first address as leader to Conservative parliamentary caucus The post Tories greet new leader Andrew Scheer on Parliament Hill appeared first on…
  5. Pope appears open to residential schools apology, says Trudeau

    05.29 / 16:30 www.macleans.ca Macleans.ca - Politics
    Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and wife Sophie Gregoire Trudeau walk together in the Vatican on Monday, May 29, 2017. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Sean Kilpatrick VATICAN CITY, Vatican – Canadians want to… The post Pope appears open to residential schools apology, says Trudeau appeared first on…
  6. Justin Trudeau meets with Pope Francis

    05.29 / 13:44 www.macleans.ca Macleans.ca - Politics
    Trudeau was expected to discuss reconciliation with indigenous peoples in the meeting that lasted over 30 minutes The post Justin Trudeau meets with Pope Francis appeared first on…
  7. Trump suggests media are fabricating anonymous sources

    05.29 / 11:30 www.macleans.ca Macleans.ca - Politics
    Trump also wrote on Twitter that "many of the leaks coming out of the White House are fabricated lies." The post Trump suggests media are fabricating anonymous sources appeared first on…
  8. Andrew Scheer gathers with Hill Tories for first time as leader

    05.29 / 11:09 www.macleans.ca Macleans.ca - Politics
    Scheer preached a message of party unity during the campaign, but now he'll have to put those words into action The post Andrew Scheer gathers with Hill Tories for first time as leader appeared first on…
  9. Justin Trudeau to raise residential school apology with Pope Francis

    05.28 / 21:04 www.macleans.ca Macleans.ca - Politics
    Trudeau in Italy: visits to earthquake site, event with soccer team, anniversary dinner and Monday meeting at the Vatican The post Justin Trudeau to raise residential school apology with Pope Francis appeared first on…
  10. Donald Trump-Russia probes turn into hunt for finance criminality

    05.28 / 19:58 www.macleans.ca Macleans.ca - Politics
    The President's political tormentors are now asking questions about the underworld, organized crime and money-laundering. The post Donald Trump-Russia probes turn into hunt for finance criminality appeared first on…
  11. By electing Andrew Scheer, the Conservatives choose not to go ‘Mad’

    05.28 / 16:31 www.macleans.ca Macleans.ca - Politics
    By rejecting Maxime Bernier with a cautious, conservative choice for leader, Conservatives choose life, as a party The post By electing Andrew Scheer, the Conservatives choose not to go ‘Mad’ appeared first on…
  12. Liberals brand Andrew Scheer as extreme social conservative

    05.28 / 15:18 www.macleans.ca Macleans.ca - Politics
    Liberals point to Scheer's voting record on civil rights issues—and suggest he'll be beholden to the social conservatives who gave him the victory The post Liberals brand Andrew Scheer as extreme social conservative appeared first on M…
  13. A young Conservative on Andrew Scheer, and ‘finishing the sentence’

    05.28 / 04:40 www.macleans.ca Macleans.ca - Politics
    The Tories have stopped selling a vision of Canada, writes Natalie Pon. With Andrew Scheer as leader, here's where it can go now The post A young Conservative on Andrew Scheer, and ‘finishing the sentence’ appeared first on…
  14. Andrew Scheer’s victory speech takes aim at Trudeau

    05.28 / 02:29 www.macleans.ca Macleans.ca - Politics
    But can he persuade Canadians the Liberals mean "pain and hardship" when the economy looks healthy? The post Andrew Scheer’s victory speech takes aim at Trudeau appeared first on…
  15. Andrew Scheer and the Conservative Party’s future

    05.28 / 02:05 www.macleans.ca Macleans.ca - Politics
    His wink-and-a-nod Conservatism will not be super-impressive to a nation of distracted voters. The job ahead is daunting. The post Andrew Scheer and the Conservative Party’s future appeared first on…
  16. Andrew Scheer’s path to leadership of the Conservative Party

    05.28 / 00:56 www.macleans.ca Macleans.ca - Politics
    Tories seem ready to unite around their new leader. Will enough Canadians join them to make him a threat to Justin Trudeau in 2019? The post Andrew Scheer’s path to leadership of the Conservative Party appeared first on…
  17. Andrew Scheer is the new leader of the Conservative Party

    05.28 / 00:35 www.macleans.ca Macleans.ca - Politics
    Andrew Scheer wins the Conservative Party leadership contest with 51 per cent of the vote The post Andrew Scheer is the new leader of the Conservative Party appeared first on…
  18. Why isn’t Lisa Raitt the next Tory leader?

    05.27 / 22:40 www.macleans.ca Macleans.ca - Politics
    She has blue-collar roots, experience as a Toronto-based executive, and an accomplished career in Ottawa. But it wasn't enough. The post Why isn’t Lisa Raitt the next Tory leader? appeared first on…
  19. Pro-Erdogan muscle against D.C. protesters came from Canada

    05.27 / 22:17 www.macleans.ca Macleans.ca - Politics
    Two Toronto men in attack made failed refugee claims here 15 years ago. One cited distaste for waging war on Kurds. The post Pro-Erdogan muscle against D.C. protesters came from Canada appeared first on…
  20. Watch: Conservative leadership announcement live

    05.27 / 21:54 www.macleans.ca Macleans.ca - Politics
    Watch the Conservative Party's leadership convention live here The post Watch: Conservative leadership announcement live appeared first on…