Good news-bad news for Tory candidate Maxime Bernier as Boston Stranger packs up his carpet bag and heads homeDavid J. Climenhaga | A good news-bad news story for Conservative leadership candidate Maxime Bernier -- Kevin O’Leary was his chief competitor; O'Leary's endorsement isn't going to help.
|Blog David J. Climenhaga | Actually, as a matter of literal fact, you can still depend on front-line employees in Alberta's civil service not to take bribes, as astonishing as that may be to Preston Manning.|
Ted Cruz: For God (and country's) sake: Talk to Conrad Black before you shred your Canadian passport!David J. Climenhaga | Calgary-born Texas Senator Ted Cruz has told everyone that he will renounce his Canadian citizenship as soon as possible, although it's not clear if the problem is Canada or just Calgary.
|Blog David J. Climenhaga | Lacking big ideas, the conservative movement has all but conceded the "marketplace of ideas" on public health care to the Left, and moved to the courts in hopes of wrecking medicare.|
|Blog David J. Climenhaga | Clearly conservatives have identified the environment as a potentially fatal weak point for their continued rule and will do their best to persuade Canadians they can be trusted on the green file.|
|Blog David J. Climenhaga | Apocalyptic imagery runs through Canadian conservative discourse nowadays, as conservatism is infected with the Tea Party virus that is destroying the U.S. Republican Party.|
|Columnists Duncan Cameron | It remains to be seen if the CPC drawing on a conservative movement made of libertarians, militarists, and environmental charlatans can hold on to power, let alone build for future success.|
|Blog David J. Climenhaga | Manning attendees seemed to get a charge out of Ron Paul's perorations -- whistling and stomping whenever he paused for breath in his explanation of why financial apocalypse is nigh.|
|Blog David J. Climenhaga | According to a discussion forum at Preston Manning's conservative "big ideas" gabfest in Ottawa, Canadian voters have been stubbornly loyal to the Liberals.|
|Blog Dennis Gruending | Preston Manning has invited right-wingers in Ottawa to plot conservative causes.|
|Blog Zach Carter | Two key lawmakers on the House Financial Services Committee, Reps. Alan Grayson (D-FL) and Ron Paul (R-TX), are pushing to authorize a full, comprehensive audit of the Federal Reserve.|