Liberal Leader Justin Trudeau released his party's full election campaign platform in Waterloo, Ont., today. It offers tax breaks for middle-class Canadians and more financial support for post-secondary students.
NDP Leader Tom Mulcair is pledging more money for arts and culture, including reversing a $115-million cut to CBC/Radio-Canada. Liberal Leader Justin Trudeau made similar pledges but Mulcair says he can't be trusted to deliver.
NDP Leader Tom Mulcair had to grin and bear it during an appearance on Radio-Canada's Tout le monde en parle Sunday, when the host of the popular program noted the word niqab is worth about as many points in Scrabble as it has cost the NDP in support in Quebec.
Canada's election is two weeks away, but you don't have to wait until Oct. 19 or the advance polls to vote. If you're eligible, you can cast your ballot at any Elections Canada office until Oct. 13 at 6 p.m., through what's called a special ballot. Here are some things to know about this third way to vote. […]
Liberal Leader Justin Trudeau promised to replace Stephen Harper's "small and meek and fearful" vision of Canada with one that is "open and confident and hopeful" as he campaigned in front of thousands of cheering party faithful at a Brampton, Ont., arena.
MANCHESTER, New Hampshire (Reuters) - Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton pledged Monday to take on the powerful U.S. gun lobby, saying she would pursue expanded background checks and take steps to hold manufacturers accountable for crimes committed with their weapons.
ATLANTA (Reuters) - Twelve Pacific Rim countries on Monday reached the most ambitious trade pact in a generation, aiming to liberalize commerce in 40 percent of the world's economy in a deal that faces skepticism from U.S. lawmakers.
(Reuters) - New Hampshire Governor Maggie Hassan announced on Monday that she will challenge Republican Kelly Ayotte for her seat in the United States Senate, a boost for Democratic leaders hoping to recapture the chamber in 2016.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The White House said on Monday that President Barack Obama would veto the current version of a bill to reauthorize U.S. defense spending as passed by the U.S. House of Representatives.
WASHINGTON/NEW YORK (Reuters) - The Democratic minority on a U.S. congressional committee investigating the attack in Benghazi, Libya, intend to defy the committee's Republican leaders by releasing the transcript of a closed-door interview with a former senior aide to Hillary Clinton, they said on Monday.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Bernie Sanders, Hillary Clinton’s biggest rival for the Democratic presidential nomination, is a novice to the bright lights of prime-time television, but politicians who have sparred with him in the past predict he will be a tenacious brawler in their party's debate on Oct. 13.
The Senate's No. 2 Republican wants to extend the national borrowing limit through the 2016 elections, hoping to take full advantage of a political opening with House Speaker John Boehner's sudden decision to retire.
In early September, in the small New Hampshire town of Berlin, there were two Bernie Sanders signs along Main Street. Meanwhile, down the block, a sign on Hillary Clinton's Berlin office announced it would be fully operational six days a week.
Hillary Clinton's cameo in a comedy skit on "Saturday Night Live" was, like her other media appearances, carefully calibrated to connect with a broad national audience and cross off another item on her campaign checklist without risking outright ridicule. The Democratic frontrunner did not disappoint, and she got what she came for.