In The News This Week – April 23, 2017

Hey Canada! Catch up on the weeks political news with our weekly update. This weeks top stories were: Ontario Liberals ‘Fair Housing Plan’: This week Kathleen Wynne’s government introduced several measures intended to cool the housing market in Toronto and the Greater Toronto Area. As explained in this Globe and Mail article, these measures include: Expanding … More In The News This Week – April 23, 2017

In The News This Week – April 16, 2017

Happy Easter, Canada! Hope everyone had a restful long weekend. Here’s the latest news in Canadian politics and major headlines around the world: 1. B.C. Election Campaign: Voters in British Columbia head to the polls to elect a new government on May 9, and all three major parties are busy promoting their political platforms. This article from the … More In The News This Week – April 16, 2017

In The News This Week – April 3, 2017

It’s the first week of April! Congratulations Canada – you survived another winter. Hope you are enjoying this spring Monday wherever you are. Here are last week’s top stories in Canadian politics and around the world: 1. Legalization of Marijuana: The Liberal government is set to announce legislation this month (reportedly, the week of April 10) … More In The News This Week – April 3, 2017

mPolitics does #TryPod

You may have heard of the March campaign #trypod where people are sharing their favourite podcasts. In honour of #trypod, we’re getting in on the fun with a summary of our favourite politics podcasts. Did we miss your favourite? Let us know in the comments! Maclean’s on the Hill Macleans Magazine does a weekly podcast … More mPolitics does #TryPod

A Profile: Karina Gould – Minister of Democratic Institutions

What may have flown under your radar with all of the Trump-trumps-Trump rhetoric that has dominated the news over the past two months, is that Justin Trudeau’s January cabinet shuffle resulted in the appointment of the youngest female cabinet minister in Canadian history: 29 year-old Karina Gould. As the recently appointed Minister for Democratic Institutions, … More A Profile: Karina Gould – Minister of Democratic Institutions