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- Fry hangs on for sixth win in Van Centre. Barsotti, Natasha; Hainsworth, Jeremy; Comeau, Patty; Lewis, Shauna // Xtra West (Vancouver);10/23/2008, Issue 396, p7
The article reports on the sixth win of Canadian Liberal incumbent Hedy Fry in Vancouver Center. Fry firmly maintained his grip on the area while the Conservative Party increased its hold over the House of Commons to within 12 seats of a majority government on October 14, 2008. He won over...
- Managing democracy. Jenkinson, Michael // Alberta Report / Newsmagazine;8/19/96, Vol. 23 Issue 36, p6
Presents the debate in the Liberal Party of Canada in 1996 around whether or not to bypass the re-nomination process and use party appointment. Motives behind the movement; How incumbent Ontario Grits are pushing hardest for the exemption; Reported comments from the national campaign...
- Democracy as usual among the Liberals. Jenkinson, Michael // Alberta Report / Newsmagazine;2/10/97, Vol. 24 Issue 9, p6
Criticizes the election strategies of the Liberal Party of Canada. The allegations that they are manipulating the nomination in Edmonton North; The candidacy of Edmonton Grit organizer Jake Vanderschaff; Jonathan Murphy's replacement of Vanderschaff as the Edmonton North Liberal nominee; The...
- Riot police bloody protesters at anti-Chretien demo. Singh, Jaggi // Canadian Dimension;Mar/Apr99, Vol. 33 Issue 2, p22
Provides an overview on the demonstration at the Hyatt Hotel in downtown Vancouver, British Columbia to protest a fundraising for Canada's governing Liberal Party. Sectors that participated in the demonstration; Spearheading of the demonstration by Democracy Street; Atrocities committed by the...
- The queen and the election. Jenkinson, Michael // Alberta Report / Newsmagazine;2/17/97, Vol. 24 Issue 10, p13
Predicts that the latest that the Liberal Party in Canada will call a 1997 spring election will be May 11. The relevance of protocol involved in Queen Elizabeth's June 1997 visit to Canada.
- Business as usual. Jenkinson, Michael // Alberta Report / Newsmagazine;05/05/97, Vol. 24 Issue 21, p9
Mentions a list by Reform Member of Parliament Chuck Strahl of Liberal bagmen and staffers who had been given high profile patronage appointments.
- No joy in Gritville in week one. Jenkinson, Michael // Alberta Report / Newsmagazine;05/12/97, Vol. 24 Issue 22, p6
Examines the status of the Liberal Party of Canada after the first week of the campaign for the 1997 parliamentary elections. The unveiling by Reform Party leader Preston Manning of the Liberal Red Book II, `Securing Our Future Together'; Promises of the Liberals; Controversy over the campaign...
- The Liberal `no alternative' tax alternative. Brooks, Neil // Canadian Dimension;May/Jun94, Vol. 28 Issue 3, p24
Reflects on the Liberals' commitment to their campaign promise to scrap the GST and introduce an alternative tax system in Canada. Alteration of the GST; Spending offsets; Excise tax offsets; Favorable environment effects from a carbon or energy tax; Extension of GST to groceries.
- Ask the candidates. McCann, Marcus // Xtra West (Vancouver);4/21/2011, Issue 461, p13
The article presents the questions raised by gay and trans lobbying group Egale Canada to Canada's political parties, including the Liberal Party, the National Democratic Party and the Conservative Party, about their stance on queer issues.