Columnists
Linda McQuaig | Away from the cameras, the Conservatives remain strongly committed to right-wing economic policies. Jim Flaherty has already begun talking about "an exit strategy" from government stimulus policies.
Blog
Trish Hennessy | I'm thinking about Michael Ignatieff's talks with Prime Minister Stephen Harper this week and I cannot help but conclude: Iggy just blew the job interview.
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James Laxer | Michael Ignatieff has real trouble distinguishing between rhetoric and reality.
Columnists
Alice Klein | The exam is on the economy, and Michael Ignatieff and Stephen Harper are both way off the mark. It isn't just how much we spend; it's what we get for our money that will make all the difference.
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Trish Hennessy | Fixing Canada's EI system isn't rocket science, but apparently, it is political science. Harper-Iggy talks produce no new answers for the almost 400,000 (and counting) unemployed Canadians.
Columnists
Linda McQuaig | Lisa Raitt's taped comments raise questions about what role the banks may have played in nixing the coalition, and also what power they wield over the severely financially strapped Liberal party.
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rabble staff | One of the lesser reported portions of the Lisa Raitt's Greatest Hits tape concerned the Liberals, and Ignatieff's decision to pull out of the coalition.
Columnists
Duncan Cameron | Canadians are not about to see a federal election. Neither partner in the informal Liberal-Conservative alliance that dominates the House of Commons has a reason to provoke an election.
Columnists
Rick Salutin | Why did he claim he was an American, repeatedly? Not answering implies there is something to hide, and leaves everyone free to speculate what the motive might have been.
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Duncan Cameron | Michael Ignatieff has responded to the Conservative attack ads now airing on television across Canada.
Columnists
Murray Dobbin | With the federal Liberals now semi-officially supporting the banning of Canadian asbestos exports, a political debate that has been suppressed for over 20 years is truly beginning.
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Rick Salutin | There's more to those Crosby-Ovechkin, Sid the Kid vs. Alex the Great duels in the Pittsburgh-Washington playoff series than hockey. The Russia-Canada nexus has a long backstory.