Wilkinson, flanked by Liberal candidates Ian Paton and Jet Sunner, called Saturday’s election totally unnecessaryRead more
The Liberal government under Justin Trudeau has had its share — maybe more than its share — of scandal and controversy and, depending how things go today, one of them might actually bring the minority government down, forcing an election in the middle of the COVID-19 pandemic.Read more
BC NDP Leader John Horgan stopped in Coquitlam to hear from three individuals about their personal experiences dealing with a loved one’s dementia, the need for a B.C. Silver Alert system, and the uncertainty of aging.Read more
OTTAWA — NDP leader Jagmeet Singh says his party won’t support the Liberals in triggering a snap election, but it remains unclear how exactly the NDP’s 24 MPs will vote on a confidence vote scheduled for Wednesday afternoon.Read more
The federal New Democrats appear ready to back the minority government in a key confidence vote this afternoon, avoiding the country being called to the polls in a snap general election.Read more
OTTAWA — A snap election could be imminent as a confidence vote looms in the House of Commons on Wednesday afternoon, but it will hinge on how the NDP decides to vote.
The Liberals have declared that a Conservative motion to create a special committee to study various scandals and controversies — in particular, the WE Charity scandal — will signal a loss of confidence in the government if it passes.Read more