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In September 2013, Loonie Politics started to provide Canadians with a different approach to Canadian political news and analysis. Loonie Politics is a trusted, independent news source that selects the must read daily Canadian political stories and analysis on line and provides a view of the landscape across the country in one location.

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Did Trudeau’s cabinet shuffle make his government better? - Loonie Politics

  Nine months away from the election, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau decided it was time to shake things up in his cabinet by shuffling some people around. If this lead sounds familiar, it is because I wrote the same one 6 months ago. Of course, it...

Whatever happened to prorogation? - Loonie Politics

  It is always fascinating when parliamentary chicanery tries to cross the ocean in one direction or another, and over the past week, we’ve had another example – prorogation.  As the British parliament in Westminster grapples with votes on Bre...

Is it time to amalgamate school boards in Alberta? - Loonie Politics

  Catholic school boards in Alberta are not shy about sticking their heads above the parapet, despite the number of spears and rocks hurled from opponents. The most recent simmering controversy is over employment agreements teachers at Catholic ...

Liberal’s identity politics may aid Singh in BC byelection - Loonie Politics

  It’s hard to tell whether Karen Wang’s WeChat message is the worst form of identity politics, or a candidate getting caught up in the chaos and excitement of an election. It could be a bit of both. Wang resigned as the Liberal candidate for t...

The British Constitution goes down in flames with Brexit vote - Loonie Politics

  Theresa May just made history.  Not, as some think, by suffering a record 432-202 Parliamentary drubbing over Brexit.  By remaining Prime Minister regardless. With left-wing lunatic Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn putting forward a non-confidenc...