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September 12, 2019

Leaders start campaign grappling with ethics, values issues

Quebec's controversial Bill 21, climate change, SNC-Lavalin get an airing on Day One of the federal election campaign.

CFIB delivers small business election priorities to federal parties

Signed letters address their biggest concerns around affordability, labour and financing.

Johnson denies lying to queen, court rejects Brexit case

Many lawmakers, campaigners, economists and businesses fear no-deal would be economically devastating.

StarKist to pay US$100M fine in tuna price fixing case

Tuna giant asked to half the fine that could lead it to bankruptcy, judge declined.
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Election 2019: Three things that change when the writ is dropped

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Friendly fire: In trade fights, Trump targets US allies, too

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The DIY foreign policy president: Bolton ouster confirms it

Warhawk John Bolton has been turfed out as Trump's national security adviser, leaving the US president to handle some very difficult situations largely alone. » Read more...
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Party leaders diving into Day 2 of the election campaign

Scheer will face off against May and Singh at the first of several leaders' debates. Trudeau has declined to appear » Read More

Top Ontario judges criticize Ford government’s cuts to legal aid

It’s reducing funding to Legal Aid Ontario by 30%, meaning it will receive $133 million less in this fiscal year » Read More