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Promise tracker: What the parties are pitching on the campaign trail

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OTTAWA — A running list of specific promises announced by the Liberals, Conservatives, NDP and Green party since the official start of the federal election campaign on Sept. 11. Liberals Oct. 1: Provide $250 million over five years to help municipalities develop solutions to gang violence and gun crime. The …

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Activists create mural at Trans Mountain pipeline terminus in Burnaby, B.C.

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British Columbia Dozens of people painted the road leading into the Westridge Marine Terminal with orcas and slogans to protest of the planned expansion of the pipeline. Protesters paint orcas, slogans near the end of the proposed pipeline expansion route CBC News · Posted: Oct 05, 2019 6:23 PM PT …

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Singh targets Liberal record on Indigenous issues as government challenges human rights ruling

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Politics Singh targets Liberal record on Indigenous issues as government challenges human rights ruling NDP Leader Jagmeet Singh attacked the Liberals' record on Indigenous issues, saying the government's decision to appeal the latest ruling on compensation for Indigenous children demonstrates the kind of inaction that can be expected if they're re-elected.  Social Sharing NDP leader was …

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…Stealth Privatization of Canada’s Water Infrastructure an Election…

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Privatizing Canada’s Water Infrastructure Should be an Election Issue by Joyce Nelson – Global Research October 04, 2019 With the Canadian federal election just days away, it’s amazing that there’s been no media focus on the Liberals’ plan to privatize our municipal water and wastewater systems.  As far as I …

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Citizenship, abortion, unions, trees: Friday on the campaign trail

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Andrew Scheer was out promoting his plan to tackle gang-related violence Friday but found himself on the defensive about his dual citizenship and other tight spots instead of the signature Conservative tough-on-crime agenda. The Conservative leader was in Toronto Friday morning to talk about his crime platform, which would see …

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Tidewater Midstream and Infrastructure Ltd. Announces Strategic…

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/THIS RELEASE IS INTENDED FOR DISTRIBUTION OUTSIDE THE UNITED STATES ONLY AND IS NOT AUTHORIZED FOR DISTRIBUTION WITHIN THE UNITED STATES/ All financial figures are approximate and in Canadian dollars unless otherwise noted. This news release refers to adjusted earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortization (“Adjusted EBITDA”), net debt …

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Privatizing Canada’s Water Infrastructure Should be an Election Issue

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With the Canadian federal election just days away, it’s amazing that there’s been no media focus on the Liberals’ plan to privatize our municipal water and wastewater systems. As far as I can determine, only one alternative media site, Press Progress, has mentioned this worrisome plan, which was announced by …

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