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02 Sep
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Greens push for supertanker ban on B.C. coast, stronger environmental laws

Canada needs stronger environmental assessment laws to help defend coastal communities from risky pipeline and tanker schemes, the federal Green party says.The party also wants a legislated ban on supertankers on British Columbia’s coast and a moratorium on drilling for ...

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02 Sep
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Veterans launch ‘Anyone But Conservatives’ campaign during Harper stop

FREDERICTON – A veterans group opposed to the Harper government says it is planning to regularly picket campaign events, post lawn signs and use social media in its Anyone But Conservatives campaign, launched Monday. The group kicked off its efforts ...

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02 Sep
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NDP wants RCMP to consider charging Wright, other PMO staffers, in Duffy affair

OTTAWA—The NDP wants the RCMP to consider laying charges against Nigel Wright and up to a dozen other staffers in the Prime Minister’s Office for their part in covering up the scandal over Sen. Mike Duffy’s expenses. In a letter ...

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02 Sep
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Trudeau promises $300 million a year to develop and market green technology

SUDBURY, Ont. — A Liberal government would invest millions of dollars to support a clean technology initiative to create jobs and wealth, Justin Trudeau said Tuesday. On a campaign swing through northern Ontario, Trudeau used a stop at a Laurentian ...

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02 Sep
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Top Harper aide Novak knew about $90K cheque, court told

Late in the day Tuesday, Senator Mike Duffy’s defence lawyer Donald Bayne presented evidence in his client’s trial that Prime Minister Stephen Harper’s top aide, Ray Novak, knew about a $90,000 cheque given to Duffy by Harper’s former chief of ...

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