PPC had minimal impact on election results, but sentiments persist
Paltry election-night results and the high cost of running a campaign is likely to make any resurgence difficult.
Election 2019: Liberals, Tories, NDP stay in their comfort zones
Leaders scrap over who is promising to spend too much – or not enough.
Election 2019: Trump front and centre in talk of trade, jobs
Federal party leaders joust over the Liberal government’s handling of the marathon NAFTA negotiation.
Bernier says elections law restricting partisan ads is ‘absurd’
Law should only regulate real partisan advertising – when there is mention of a candidate or party by name.
Saying climate change is real could be seen as partisan during election
Environmental groups warned by Elections Canada, citing Maxime Bernier’s doubts about the legitimacy of climate change.
Conservatives name former mayor to face Maxime Bernier in Beauce in 2019
Bernier announced in September that he’s starting his own party, the People’s Party of Canada.
Bernier’s new party draws first public backers from leadership supporters
Former Dragon’s Den personality Wekerle, pot activist Emery and former BC Tory MP Grewal are backing his adventure.
Bernier says he raised over $90,000 since quitting the Conservatives
Working to complete Elections Canada forms and develop the party’s constitution and platform.
Scheer urged to kick Maxime Bernier out of caucus
Maverick Tory MP in hot water for tweeting that promoting too much diversity could cause division and erode Canada’s identity.
Bernier touts himself as the only politician to want truly free trade with US
Conservative MP says supply management is preventing Canada from reaching a NAFTA deal.
Scheer removes Bernier as innovation critic over posting book dairy chapter online
Supply management could hurt the Conservatives in Quebec in the next election if dairy farmers feel the Tories won’t support it.
North American free trade deal with EU needed: ex Mexican diplomat
Arturo Sarukhan says not binding together trade processes will cause supply chain disruptions.