National Newswatch

Where is Jagmeet Singh?

Jun 12 2018 — Bill McQuarrie — As a result of the Trump debacle at last weekend’s G7 meeting, I have a number of questions and concerns and the first one is a bit like the “Where’s Waldo” game. This time though, it’s “Where’s Jagmeet Singh,” leader of the federal NDP party? Back on May 23, Mr. Singh urged the Liberal government […]

BC Health Minister calls for Trudeau, first ministers to intervene in health transfer deadlock

Oct 18 2016 — — BC Health Minister Terry Lake says he doesn’t believe the country’s health ministers can reach a consensus on transfer payments without intervention from Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and the nation’s premiers. Lake says the federal government is sticking to the former Harper government’s decision to cut the increase in health transfer payments from six per […]