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Lesson for Conservatives: Winning Takes More than Just a Leader - Loonie Politics

  People who’ve hit roadblocks in their lives often like to quote famed inventor Thomas Edison who once declared: “I have not failed. I've just found 10,000 ways that won't work.” So using that Edisonian logic I guess we could say the Conserv...

Dale Smith’s Weekly Update – 01/19/2020 - Loonie Politics

Dale discusses the June 2020 Conservative leadership contest and the Baird Report.   . . . This content is restricted to subscribers The post Dale Smith’s Weekly Update – 01/19/2020 appeared first on Loonie Politics. ...

Quebec wants nothing to do with Megxit - Loonie Politics

  The Canadian media, mostly in the anglosphere, has been fascinated by the Megxit and the possible royal transplantation of the Sussexes to Canada.  BC Premier John Horgan said he was “giddy” at the prospect of Meghan and Harry establishing r...

Freeland providing stability to Trudeau government - Loonie Politics

  At one point not too long ago, Justin Trudeau was considered indispensable to the Liberal Party. Never mind the Liberal brand or its platform. It was the young and handsome Justin Trudeau, eldest son of former Prime Minister Pierre Trudeau, who w...

When governments are vexatious litigants - Loonie Politics

  On Thursday afternoon, the Supreme Court of Canada made the fairly unusual move of ruling from the bench on BC’s Trans Mountain Pipeline appeal, where they tried to assert that their provincial jurisdiction over certain environmental issues som...