Canadian Politics

Ahead of trade trip, Canada's sole advance question at human rights review dealt with LGBTI couples, not a million imprisoned Uighurs.

Canada submitted a single, one-sentence question. “What steps is China taking to grant equal marriage and family protections to LGBTI couples in its new Civil Code?”

The project was originally to build five AOPS and only proceed with a sixth if Irving could find savings and work within the existing budget. That didn’t happen.

Construction of sixth Arctic patrol ship at Irving to cost $800M — double the cost of other five

She no longer works for us, and we ought not to be saddled with her costs, or those of any other governor general, for life.

It’s not cheap being a public figure — but that’s not the public’s problem.