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Latest news from Macleans.ca - Politics feed

  1. Crosstalk live politics show: Legal weed, Conservative crossroads

    03.28 / 23:27 www.macleans.ca Macleans.ca - Politics
    Ask Evan Solomon and John Geddes anything about politics on Facebook Live, on Wednesday at 10 AM ET The post Crosstalk live politics show: Legal weed, Conservative crossroads appeared first on…
  2. Why budget ‘gender statements’ are a bad idea

    03.28 / 21:21 www.macleans.ca Macleans.ca - Politics
    Rather than promoting shared values, they curate differences—part of a political trend that's now wreaking havoc in the U.S. The post Why budget ‘gender statements’ are a bad idea appeared first on M…
  3. Canada’s halfway measures on assisted dying fails the mentally ill

    03.28 / 20:56 www.macleans.ca Macleans.ca - Politics
    When it comes to psychological suffering, talking about doctor-assisted death can be tricky. But Canada needs a proper framework. The post Canada’s halfway measures on assisted dying fails the mentally ill appeared first on…
  4. Lawyer says Trump administration moved to limit Sally Yates’ testimony

    03.28 / 20:56 www.macleans.ca Macleans.ca - Politics
    Yates was set to testify at congressional hearings focused on Russian meddling in the 2016 presidential election The post Lawyer says Trump administration moved to limit Sally Yates’ testimony appeared first on…
  5. Senator Lynn Beyak slammed over comments about residential schools

    03.28 / 20:07 www.macleans.ca Macleans.ca - Politics
    Beyak's comments have threatened to derail a committee looking into the Crown's relationship with Canada's Indigenous Peoples The post Senator Lynn Beyak slammed over comments about residential schools appeared first on…
  6. Throwing strikes is not on Donald Trump’s agenda

    03.28 / 18:24 www.macleans.ca Macleans.ca - Politics
    Daily Trump Tracker: The president turns down an invitation to play ball, and Maine makes a medical fuss The post Throwing strikes is not on Donald Trump’s agenda appeared first on…
  7. Why Liberals want to change how MPs work in Ottawa

    03.28 / 17:34 www.macleans.ca Macleans.ca - Politics
    In this interview, MP Kevin Lamoureux suggests a Liberal election pledge trumps opposition outcry The post Why Liberals want to change how MPs work in Ottawa appeared first on…
  8. Karina Gould’s trial by fire

    03.28 / 15:59 www.macleans.ca Macleans.ca - Politics
    Ottawa's young star was under attack from day one of her cabinet job. Just don't say she was 'thrown under the bus' by Trudeau. The post Karina Gould’s trial by fire appeared first on…
  9. House intel chairman’s visit to White House grounds clouds investigation

    03.28 / 12:36 www.macleans.ca Macleans.ca - Politics
    Devin Nunes reviewed intelligence reports on White House grounds, prompting committee's top Democrat to call for his recusal The post House intel chairman’s visit to White House grounds clouds investigation appeared first on…
  10. Trump begins roll-back of Obama’s climate protections

    03.28 / 12:36 www.macleans.ca Macleans.ca - Politics
    Executive order set to pull back from Clean Power Plan, and lift moratorium on new coal leases on federal lands The post Trump begins roll-back of Obama’s climate protections appeared first on…
  11. Ottawa doesn’t know how it will tax marijuana – yet

    03.28 / 12:36 www.macleans.ca Macleans.ca - Politics
    Taxation 'subsidiary' to focus on making sure weed stays out of the hands of children and criminals, says finance minister The post Ottawa doesn’t know how it will tax marijuana – yet appeared first on M…
  12. Ottawa gives Manitoba chiefs money to study child-welfare reform

    03.28 / 12:36 www.macleans.ca Macleans.ca - Politics
    Assembly of Manitoba Chiefs will consult with First Nations communities on how to reform Child and Family Services The post Ottawa gives Manitoba chiefs money to study child-welfare reform appeared first on…
  13. As deadline looms, Tory leadership hopefuls pull out the stops

    03.28 / 12:36 www.macleans.ca Macleans.ca - Politics
    Conservative Party leadership candidates have until Tuesday to sign up new party members to buttress support for their bids The post As deadline looms, Tory leadership hopefuls pull out the stops appeared first on…
  14. Can Donald Trump make a deal on health care?

    03.24 / 11:04 www.macleans.ca Macleans.ca - Politics
    Trump, who wrote on 'The Art of the Deal', has his deal-making abilities put to the test on health care bill The post Can Donald Trump make a deal on health care? appeared first on…
  15. After Budget 2017, a road map to what mattered

    03.24 / 04:01 www.macleans.ca Macleans.ca - Politics
    Family matters, the Trump factor, big-ticket items, gender, shell games—and more The post After Budget 2017, a road map to what mattered appeared first on M…
  16. How long can Trump’s love affair with Republican voters last?

    03.23 / 22:10 www.macleans.ca Macleans.ca - Politics
    The president’s approval ratings are low, but American Republicans still love him. Why? Because they also want to love themselves. The post How long can Trump’s love affair with Republican voters last? appeared first on M…
  17. Daily Trump Tracker: Donald Jr. wants to be just like his daddy

    03.23 / 20:36 www.macleans.ca Macleans.ca - Politics
    President Trump discusses 'the truth,' and the Democrats prepare for a filibuster, in another busy day from the Trump White House The post Daily Trump Tracker: Donald Jr. wants to be just like his daddy appeared first on…
  18. The unmasking of Bill Morneau, caped budget crusader

    03.23 / 19:49 www.macleans.ca Macleans.ca - Politics
    This was not a blockbuster, super-hero budget, but more like the forgettable sequel, like the 1997 George Clooney version of the Dark Knight The post The unmasking of Bill Morneau, caped budget crusader appeared first on…