Published On: Nov 15,2019
Last weekend, 125 Conservatives from across Ontario gathered to talk — frankly and openly — about why the party failed to connect with voters in the 2019 election.
Published On: Nov 14,2019
She had a high profile, plenty of money, and oodles of volunteers. So why didn’t Milton’s Lisa Raitt win her federal-election race?
Published On: Nov 12,2019
The Ontario NDP’s showing in last year’s provincial election gave their federal cousins high hopes for this year’s national election. Here’s why they came to nothing.
Published On: Nov 11,2019
The Ontario Liberal Party has been around for 162 years — but its future leader will be taking on unprecedented challenges.
Published On: Nov 01,2019
The populist revolution has fizzled out — and now Ford is relying on his worst political adversary’s recruits. Will this new approach help turn his premiership around?
Published On: Oct 31,2019
Lisa de Wilde never made any bones about it. She wanted to make big changes at TVO — and that’s what she did.
Published On: Oct 29,2019
Pierre Trudeau needed the British prime minister’s help to patriate the Constitution. So why wasn’t she on Parliament Hill for Canada’s big day?
Published On: Oct 28,2019
Lost in the federal election was the elder Trudeau’s 100th birthday — so a group of heavy-hitters from back in the day gathered to right that wrong
Published On: Oct 23,2019
In their speeches, Trudeau, Scheer, and Singh showed a complete lack of respect for one another — and for voters.
Published On: Oct 22,2019
The Tories failed to make inroads in Ontario. Maybe the province’s premier could actually have boosted their chances.
Published On: Oct 21,2019
This Toronto theatre production focuses on the election that happened four years ago — but it offers lessons for the politics of today.
Published On: Oct 16,2019
Mayor John Tory has never been one for political drama. Now, his way of doing business appears to be paying off for Toronto.
Published On: Oct 15,2019
The federal election is less than a week away, and the NDP leader has unexpectedly found himself in the driver’s seat.
Published On: Oct 07,2019
Pollsters are saying this election could be a close one. So what happens if no party wins a majority of seats? Here’s a civics lesson.
Published On: Oct 03,2019
He served as the MPP for London North for only two years. But Marvin Shore left an indelible mark on the province — and on me.
Published On: Oct 01,2019
Three years ago, Roberto Martella suffered a stroke and fell into a coma. Last week, he staged a concert for his health-care team
Published On: Sep 18,2019
Fifty years ago today, a kind-hearted Anglican priest sent the province’s political establishment reeling
Published On: Sep 16,2019
He was persona non grata after leaving office in 2013. Now, Ontario Liberals need him to help bring their party back to life.