election 2019

Liberals hint at possible funds for link between Labrador and Newfoundland

Oct 1, 2019 | 3:45pm

ST. JOHN’S, N.L. — The federal Liberals’ campaign platform has rekindled discussions of a costly proposal to build a tunnel connecting the island of Newfoundland to Labrador. The platform released Sunday makes only one specific reference to Newfoundland and Labrador, in the context of a proposed National Infrastructure Fund for projects that connect different regions of Canada. The […]

UN seat not top priority, Scheer says after pledging foreign-aid cuts

Oct 1, 2019 | 3:22pm

OTTAWA — Andrew Scheer wants the world to know the Conservatives would bring Canada back — in a very different way. “It’s time for Canada to put our money where our mouth is and only use foreign aid to support the Canadian values we hold dear,” Scheer said Tuesday in Toronto as he talked about […]