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Liberal leader Justin Trudeau favours legalization of marijuana

Kelowna - As The Liberal leader finishes up a whirlwind five day tour of British Columbia he tells a cheering crowd that his position on cannabis has evolved from decriminalization to legalization and taxation of the herb.

Op-Ed: The changing face of Canadian politics

Ottawa - Justin Trudeau won the leadership of the Liberal Party of Canada (LPC) with 80 percent of the vote, while Tom Mulcair was confirmed by New Democrats (NDP) by 92 percent of delegates at the party's national convention. A shift is due in Canadian politics.

Justin Trudeau elected to lead the Liberal Party of Canada

Ottawa - After months of campaigning, the Liberal Party of Canada has announced its new leader at an event at the Westin hotel in Ottawa.

Liberal Party of Canada to announce new leader

Ottawa - After over 5 months of campaigning, the Liberal Party of Canada will be announcing their new leader today at 5PM Eastern.

Op-Ed: Trudeau denounces attack politics, but attacks Harper and Mulcair

Toronto - The Liberal Party of Canada held their showcase event in Toronto. Short on grand vision, candidates laid out their platforms with buzz words. While Trudeau denounced attack politics, he had no problem taking aim at Stephen Harper and Thomas Mulcair.

Op-Ed: Final Liberal Party leadership debate — Trudeau is not Obama

Montreal - The Liberal Party of Canada (LPC) will hold its fifth and final leadership debate on Saturday March 22. The debate, which has six candidates remaining has to be considered largely as a coronation of Justin Trudeau after the withdrawal of Marc Garneau.

Op-Ed: With Garneau out of the picture, what now for the Liberal Party?

Ottawa - Marc Garneau announced his withdrawal from the Liberal Party (LPC) leadership race yesterday and by all indications created a virtual coronation of Justin Trudeau, who is well ahead of the remainder of the field. What is the road ahead for the LPC?

Marc Garneau to quit bid for leadership of Liberal Party

Ottawa - Marc Garneau, according to sources close to his campaign, has decided to pull out of the liberal leadership race. Garneau feels that it would be impossible to beat forerunner Justin Trudeau, who enjoys a considerable lead.

Op-Ed: Justin Trudeau and the end of the Liberal Party of Canada

With more new supporters joining the Liberal Party of Canada due to Justin Trudeau’s campaign than were expected to participate in whole, many consider his eventual nomination as leader of the Liberal Party a certainty. If true, this is not good news.

Canada: Liberal Party Leadership Debate— Garneau targets Trudeau

Halifax - Front runners of the Liberal Party of Canada (LPC) leadership race exchanged punches during the fourth of five debates in Halifax, NS. Marc Garneau accused Justin Trudeau of having no substance, in turn Trudeau accused Garneau of negative campaigning.

Op-Ed: Canada's Liberal Party Leader race - Wealth of candidates

Ottawa - During the second Liberal Party Leadership debate, candidates took aim at Justin Trudeau's privileged upbringing and his affluence. Yet Trudeau is not the only affluent candidate. Regardless of their wealth, where is the substance in their platform?

Op-Ed: Canada-Combative LPC candidates challenge Trudeau's credentials

Mississauga - The gloves came off in Mississauga, ON yesterday during the third liberal party (LPC) leadership debate. While the first two debates were a liberal love in, front runner Justin Trudeau was challenge on his privileged background.

Op-Ed: Canada-Liberal party third leadership debate to state specifics

Mississauga - The third of five Liberal Party leadership debates moves to Mississauga, ON today. While the first two debates were like a love fest, this debate promises to state some specific plans. Marc Garneau is demanding that Trudeau states where he stands.

Op-Ed: Poll indicates that Trudeau factor no major impact except in LPC

Ottawa - While the name factor has been a factor in US politics, with political dynasties like the Bush's and Clinton's, a recent poll indicates that the candidacy of Justin Trudeau has had little impact outside the Liberal Party of Canada.

Interview with Canada's first astronaut Marc Garneau Special

Ottawa - Dr. Marc Garneau stepped into history as Canada's first astronaut. In 2013 he entered the race for leader of Canada's Liberal Party in an ultimate quest to serve as chief executive: The Prime Minister of Canada.

Op-Ed: Can Justin Trudeau break the conservative grip on Alberta?

Edmonton - Alberta is Conservative Party country, with Prime MInister Harper's conservatives holding 24 of 25 seats. Liberal leadership hopeful Justin Trudeau is trying to break that pattern with recent campaign stops in Alberta communities.

Liberal Party of Canada seeks a new Leader

Vancouver - The Liberal Party of Canada is choosing a new leader. The Party will hold its first leadership debate on Sunday, with nine candidates crowding the stage. This will limit the time for each candidate to approximately ten minutes in the two hour debate.

Ipsos-Reid poll favours Justin Trudeau for new Liberal leader

Ottawa - A new poll released 3/01/13 reveals that 69% of those surveyed are sure that Justin Trudeau will be selected as the new leader of Canada's Liberal Party. But what may be more telling is the other results from the poll portend the end of the Harper regime.

Canada: Trudeau supports cannabis decriminalization

Charlottetown - The Liberal MP from Papineau has danced around, about, over and under the controversial topic of the inevitable decriminalization of cannabis. Finally on Tuesday he spoke on the record in favor of cannabis decriminalization in Canada.

Op-Ed: Nanos Poll: Justin Trudeau Liberals pass NDP, close in on PC

Justin Trudeau's Leadership bid for head of the Liberal Party of Canada witnesses a popular reaction in a national poll, some strong new rivals looking for the same job, and a stern warning from The G&M's John Ibbitson and Beware the Bilderbergers!

Op-Ed: Justin Trudeau Liberal Leadership race: Week 1

Montreal - This week Justin Trudeau began his race for Leader of the Liberal Party in earnest by jetting from this great nation's coast to coast and along the way met the proletariat, gained an important ally and the attention of former PM Brian Mulroney.

Poll reveals Liberals would win again with Justin Trudeau

Ottawa - A new poll conducted by the National Post reveals that if the Quebec MP was head of the Liberal Party and a federal election was held today, he would win with 39% of the vote.

Op-Ed: Michael Ignatieff former Liberal leader to return to Harvard

Toronto - After leading the Canadian Federal Liberal Party to a disastrous electoral defeat, former leader Michael Ignatieff will return to Harvard University in a part-time position but will also teach at the University of Toronto as well.

Poll: Half of Canadians say Liberals are a 'Party of the Past'

Toronto - The Liberal Party of Canada suffered a historic demotion in last year's federal election. A new poll finds more than half of Canadians feel the Grits are a "Party of the Past," while the same poll finds agreement among a Liberal/New Democrat merger.

Canadian PM's Office releases budget after Liberals' request

Ottawa - In an apparent attempt to embarrass Canadian Conservative Prime Minister Stephen Harper, the Liberal Party tabled an order in Parliament to request the costs and number of staffers at the Prime Minister's Office. How did the PMO respond?

Poll: Bob Rae top choice for Canadian Liberal Party leadership

Toronto - A new poll suggests that voters believe Canadian Member of Parliament and interim Liberal Party leader Bob Rae would be the best person to lead the federal party. Rae has been quiet on whether or not he will seek the party's leadership.

Canada's Liberal Party votes to support legalizing marijuana

The Canadian Liberal Party, at a biannual Party convention, voted on Jan 15 to support the legalization of marijuana. The party, severely trounced in the last election in May of 2011, was seeking to get attention across the country and may have done so.

Canada: Recent polls shows Liberals gaining ground

Ottawa - A recent Nanos poll shows that the popularity of the Canadian Liberal Party under interim leader Bob Rae has pushed them into second place behind the Conservatives, and ahead of the NDP.

ON Premier rumoured to be interested in Ottawa Liberal top job

Toronto - Ontario Premier Dalton McGuinty is rumoured to be interested in running for the federal Liberal Party leadership to replace interim leader Bob Rae. That is, if Rae doesn't decide to run himself.

Op-Ed: Is Bob Rae the Liberals next Keith Davey?

Ottawa - Interim Liberal leader Bob Rae is in a unique position to radically shake up the stale politics of the Liberal Party of Canada. He would do well to take a page out of the legendary Liberal kingmaker Keith Davey's playbook for inspiration.
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Interim Liberal leader Bob Rae speaks at the Summer Caucus on Parliament Hill. August 31  2011.
Interim Liberal leader Bob Rae speaks at the Summer Caucus on Parliament Hill. August 31, 2011.
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Former Prime Minister and prominent Liberal Jean Chretien.
Former Prime Minister and prominent Liberal Jean Chretien.
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Liberal Party of Canada campaign bus
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Liberal Adam Vaughan campaigning at the DANO Korean Spring Festival at Christie Pits Park in Toronto...
Liberal Adam Vaughan campaigning at the DANO Korean Spring Festival at Christie Pits Park in Toronto, Canada.
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Interim Liberal Party of Canada Leader Bob Rae
Interim Liberal Party of Canada Leader Bob Rae
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Liberal Interim Leader Bob Rae.
Liberal Interim Leader Bob Rae.
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Former Canadian astronaut Marc Garneau
Former Canadian astronaut Marc Garneau
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Martha Hall Findlay, Justin Trudeau and Deborah Coyne pictured at a 2013 Liberal leadership debate in Mississauga, Ontario.
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Canadian Liberal Member of Parliament Justin Trudeau
Canadian Liberal Member of Parliament Justin Trudeau
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Photo of Adam Vaughan, Liberal candidate for Trinity-Spadina taken at the 519 Church Street Community Centre.
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Justin Trudeau in Toronto s Koreatown in support of Adam Vaughan candidacy for Trinity-Spadina.
Justin Trudeau in Toronto's Koreatown in support of Adam Vaughan candidacy for Trinity-Spadina.
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Justin Trudeau  MP  is the new Leader of the Liberal Party of Canada
Justin Trudeau, MP, is the new Leader of the Liberal Party of Canada
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