I am scheduled to do an interview with Senator Noël A. Kinsella, Speaker of the Canadian Senate. I’m providing visitors (and forum members) the opportunity to submit potential questions to Senator Kinsella.
re:politics (formerly, Maple Leaf Web) is scheduled to do an interview with Major General (Ret.) Lewis Mackenzie, former Canadian Armed Forces general and writer. We are providing visitors to re:politics (formerly, Maple Leaf Web) the opportunity to submit potential questions to General Mackenzie.
I would like to welcome two new cartoonists to re:politics (formerly, Maple Leaf Web). Political cartoons by Graeme MacKay from MacKay Cartoons, and J.J. McCullough from Filibuster Cartoons are going to be appearing in our Political Cartoons section – with new cartoons being posted daily.
Barry Kay, at the Laurier Institute for the Study of Public Opinion and Policy (LISPOP), has posted a new set of seat projections based at recent polling data from October:
For some reason the MySQL database that it used to run the back end of re:politics (formerly, Maple Leaf Web) was throwing an error during the past few days. This error didn’t seem to cause any issue with displaying the website content or forums – and no website data was lost – however there was some issues with viewing the front page of re:politics (formerly, Maple Leaf Web).
With the controversial Airbus Affair back in the news, and Prime Minister Stephan Harper’s recent announcement that a full public inquiry would be held, now would be a great time to read our in-depth feature on public inquiries in Canada.
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