National Newswatch

Think Donald Trump’s election was ‘stolen’? Lots of Canadians believe it’s possible

Jun 22 2022 — Susan Delacourt — Almost half of Canadians polled last month are not entirely sure Donald Trump lost the last presidential election in the U.S., according to the newest release from Abacus Data. “Almost 5 million Canadian adults (16 per cent) think it’s definitely or probably true that ‘the U.S. election was stolen from Donald Trump,’” Abacus reported. “Another […]

Justin Trudeau rescued the federal Liberals from a near-death experience. Can Ontario’s party be saved, too?

Jun 8 2022 — Susan Delacourt — Eleven years ago, all bets were off on whether the federal Liberal party would continue to exist. Today, it’s the Ontario Liberals’ turn to ask that question. Is there anything about the federal Liberals’ near-death experience of more than a decade ago that gives clues to where the Ontario Grits should go today? Beyond finding […]

Conservative candidates should quit feuding on Twitter and talk to us more

May 27 2022 — Susan Delacourt — More debates, please. With more than three-and-a-half months remaining in the Conservative leadership, surely this isn’t the end of debates among the six people who aspire to be the next prime minister of Canada? Wednesday night’s debate in French marked the last of the formal, party-organized debates for the Conservative leadership. But that shouldn’t stop […]