PLC lawyers: worthy of the sponsorship scandal, according to the opposition

(OTTAWA) Maneuvers at the Department of Justice to encourage the hiring of lawyers linked to the Liberal Party of Canada (PLC) are reminiscent of the ploys of the sponsorship scandal era, according to opposition parties in Ottawa. The joint investigation by The Siver Times and The Globe and Mail published yesterday made the MPs jump […]

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Secularity: QS accuses the CAQ of lacking rigor

The Legault government must be more rigorous and demonstrate that the wearing of religious symbols “reaches” the neutrality of the state, according to Quebec Solidaire (QS). The party denounces the lack of evidence in this debate raging in Quebec. Prime Minister Francois Legault even falsely declared last week to be inspired by Morocco to prohibit […]

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The privileges of Philpott were not violated, concludes the president of the Commons

Speaker of the House of Commons Geoff Regan said the parliamentary privileges of former minister Jane Philpott were not violated when Prime Minister Justin Trudeau decided last week that she would no longer be able to sit as a member of the House of Commons as Liberal member. Mr. Regan indicated in a ruling made […]

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Notice: Trudeau “not interested” to take the legal route

(Ottawa) After formalizing the Leader of the Official Opposition, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says he is “not interested” in having to take the legal route for Andrew Scheer to withdraw words that he considers “highly defamatory” in the wake of the SNC-Lavalin affair. “If he stops and if he withdraws his words, it will be […]

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Andre Fortin will not be a candidate for the leadership of the PLQ

(Quebec) Thunderblow in the skies of the Quebec Liberals: André Fortin will not be a candidate for the leadership of the Quebec Liberal Party (PLQ). By declaring a lump, the member for Pontiac opens the way to Dominique Anglade, his alleged rival. The Siver was able to confirm by sources close to Mr. Fortin that […]

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Firearms registry: Quebec called to put boycotts on pace

(Quebec) The Legault government must eliminate the “loopholes” that allow hundreds of thousands of hunters to boycott the gun registry with impunity, says a group that supports arms control. Quebec must submit a bill by Easter to implement the easing announced by the Minister of Public Security, Geneviève Guilbault, to encourage participation in the controversial […]

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Web Giants and Political Interference: Minister Gould Disappointed

Canadian Minister of Democratic Institutions Karina Gould laments the lack of collaboration that giants like Facebook have in the fight against foreign political interference. “I do not trust that they take this issue very seriously. They think they are doing the necessary work, but they are not transparent enough with the [Canadian] government, “she said […]

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