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There are questions to ask about government contracting — but MPs don't seem interested in asking them
There are very real questions to be asked about the amount of money the federal government has been spending on the advice of private-sector consultants like McKinsey. But it's not clear that any federal party is actually interested in asking them.
Liberals move to delay MAID for people suffering solely from mental illness
The Liberal government is introducing legislation to delay by one year the expansion of the medically assisted death (MAID) law to cover those suffering solely from a mental illness.
As Conservatives push government on bail reforms, Lametti warns there are no easy fixes
Justice Minister David Lametti says the government is considering legislative changes to deal with repeat, violent offenders as the Conservatives push the federal government to toughen bail conditions in certain cases.
Some First Nations leaders criticize probe into national chief's workplace conduct
Some First Nations chiefs are calling for a different type of workplace investigation to probe claims that the national chief of the Assembly of First Nations bullied and harassed staff — while others are urging the national advocacy organization to get back to business.
Veteran broadcaster Tom Clark to be named consul-general in New York: sources
Veteran broadcast journalist Tom Clark has been named Canada's consul-general of New York, sources have told CBC News. The former chief political correspondent for Global News and bureau chief for CTV in China and Washington spent more than four decades working in Canadian journalism.
U.S. rates to keep rising as Federal Reserve says Canadian-style pause could be risky
It's premature to declare victory over inflation, says the U.S. central bank's Jerome Powell, in a move that could force North American interest rates even higher yet.
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Dominic Barton insists he's had no involvement in McKinsey's government contracts
Anti-Islamophobia representative Amira Elghawaby apologizes for past comments about Quebecers
MPs vote unanimously to urge Canada to resettle 10,000 displaced Uyghur people
Former Alberta premier Jason Kenney lands new gig at Calgary law firm
Former interim Conservative leader Candice Bergen steps down as MP
AFN national chief calls outside probe of her workplace conduct 'colonial' and 'confrontational'
Jagmeet Singh says the Canada Health Act could be used to challenge private health care. Could it?
New voluntary standards released for long-term care homes devastated by the pandemic
Assembly of First Nations CEO Janice Ciavaglia resigns
Emergencies Act commission granted extension to finish writing, report still expected next month
Canada spends millions on safe sport. It's not going where it's needed
Liberal government tells Defence Department to drop appeal of military class-action deadline extension
Parliament returns with Liberals facing pointed questions about ethics, health care
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