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2019 Federal Election

Trudeau must keep promise to support the West, Kenney and Moe say

Trudeau must keep promise to support the West, Kenney and Moe say

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's promise to support the West should be more than lip service or there will be lasting damage to national unity, say the premiers of the oil-producing Prairie provinces.
Conservative carbon tax 'resistance' showing cracks after Liberals re-elected

Conservative carbon tax 'resistance' showing cracks after Liberals re-elected

The so-called "resistance" force of Conservative premiers waging war against the carbon tax implemented by Prime Minister Justin Trudeau began showing cracks on Tuesday, following the Liberals' re-election.
'Havoc and chaos:' Alberta separatist group gains support as Liberals re-elected

'Havoc and chaos:' Alberta separatist group gains support as Liberals re-elected

CALGARY — There's been a surge of support for an Alberta separatist group since the Liberals secured a minority government Monday night, and while political scientists say a split from Canada may not be a real possibility, the anger underlying the mo
Bloc Quebecois expects to have leverage in new Parliament, keeps strategy secret

Bloc Quebecois expects to have leverage in new Parliament, keeps strategy secret

MONTREAL — The Bloc Quebecois says it plans to leverage its 32 members to pressure the Liberal minority government into making concessions that benefit Quebec, but party leader Yves-Francois Blanchet is keeping his strategy secret for now.
Scheer says Canada more divided than ever, as NDP, Bloc hold cards close

Scheer says Canada more divided than ever, as NDP, Bloc hold cards close

REGINA — Conservative Leader Andrew Scheer offered the Liberals no help Tuesday to try and piece together national unity after an election contest that's left the country divided on regional lines.

Liberal search for dance partners: areas where Trudeau might find common ground

OTTAWA — The Liberals won more seats Monday than any other party, but came up short in their effort to return to Parliament with another majority mandate.
New federal Green member looks to learn from May, not replace her

New federal Green member looks to learn from May, not replace her

FREDERICTON — As a teenager, the Green party's newest member of Parliament declared her desire to become prime minister, but Jenica Atwin says she's not gunning for the leadership of her party — at least not yet.
'Human error' blamed for long delay reporting results in Ontario riding

'Human error' blamed for long delay reporting results in Ontario riding

OTTAWA — Elections Canada is blaming "human error" for having left federal candidates in one southern Ontario riding waiting the better part of a day to find out who garnered the most votes there in Monday's election.
Singh calls for reform of 'broken' voting system after NDP falls short in Quebec

Singh calls for reform of 'broken' voting system after NDP falls short in Quebec

BURNABY, B.C. — If there's any election that has highlighted how "broken" Canada's electoral system is, it's this one, NDP Leader Jagmeet Singh said in his morning-after assessment.

Down to the wire: The 10 closest races in Monday's federal election

OTTAWA — The votes have been counted and Canada's 43rd federal election has yielded a minority Liberal government.