As part of the 2017 Budget, Ontario is giving children and youth a better start in life by moving to make prescription medications free through the new OHIP+:... more
Healthcare
Drugs
universal healthcare
Ontario Government policy
Ontario Liberal Party
John Fraser
ONPoli
Dear Conservatives, For nearly two years Canadians have had a government that promised sunny ways, but has delivered nothing but pain and confusion as taxes go... more
Lisa Raitt
Conservative Party leadership race
Economy
Jobs
cdnpoli
Only a few days into his new job as an executive at Canada’s energy regulator Sylvain Bédard asked for help. A list of six questions from National Observer had... more
Sylvain Bédard
National Observer
Investigative journalism
Journalism
National Energy Board
Josée Touchette
Environmental activists
cdnpoli
You shouldn’t have to empty your wallet to get the medicine you need. Over 2 million Ontarians have no prescription drug coverage at all. One in four Ontarians... more
Healthcare
pharmacare
Ontario NDP
Andrea Horwath
ONPoli
Though the Ontario children's aid society has claimed for years family courts judges provide important oversight in child protection matters (which doesn't... more
 
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April 26, 2017
Ontario
Children's Aid Society
Wynne
Liberals
OACAS
Ending violence against women is one of the top three priorities of Ottawa Police Chief, Charles Bordeleau.   It's too bad some of those on the front lines, "... more
Ottawa police
Ottawa Police Services
Violence Against Women
Staff Sergeant Ansari
Eli El-Chantiry
Ottcity
Ottawa
The Kanata North Business Association presents; Robots, Virtual Reality & Digital Forensics. Come see the future of technology May 24th from 5 to 7:30 pm... more
robots
Virtual Reality
Digital Forensics
networking
Kanata North
Technology
She pulled into her driveway. Everything seemed normal. She heard the van coming up the street. She didn’t think anything of it. It was just as mundane a... more
Smiths Falls Police
Smiths Falls
CAS
Green Party of Ontario leader Mike Schreiner will be on "Town Hall Live with Michael A. Charbon" on Monday, April 24 at 7 pm. Schreiner will discuss the... more
Green Party of Ontario
Mike Schreiner
Town Hall
ONPoli
Ontario
It’s been one year since my whole world changed. One year since my seemingly ordinary life became, well, less ordinary. It was this day a year ago that the... more
Smiths Falls Police
Smiths Falls
CAS
The head of Canada's financial intelligence agency has admitted it signed a deal that interfered with the government's legal obligations under federal freedom... more
FINTRAC
Access to Information
freedom of information legislation
Canadian government policy
Gérald Cosette
cdnpoli
The Centre for International Governance Innovation, the well-respected independent think tank based in Waterloo, has posted the first part of an exceptional... more
copyright
Innovation
IT Innovation
Canadian government policy
Michael Geist
Centre for International Governance Innovation
cdnpoli
Ottawa – A CBC investigation revealed that cell phones exceed maximum permitted exposures during normal use, and expose Canadians to three to four times more... more
cell phones
microwave radiation
Public health
Health
Canadian government policy
Prevent Cancer Now
cdnpoli
CBC
On Wednesday, renowned Pakistani activist and Nobel laureate Malala Yousafzai was given honorary Canadian citizenship during a rare commemoration on Parliament... more
Malala Yousafzai
Canadian Citizenship
girls
Education
Poverty
Canadian Parliament
Canada
cdnpoli
The beginning of April saw the City of Ottawa begin to offer discounted bus passes to low-income residents - those falling below the Statistics Canada Low... more
EquiPass
Poverty
low-income bus pass
public transit

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Only a few days into his new job as an executive at Canada’s energy regulator Sylvain Bédard asked for help. A list of six questions from National Observer had... more
Sylvain Bédard
National Observer
Investigative journalism
Journalism
National Energy Board
Josée Touchette
Environmental activists
cdnpoli
Ending violence against women is one of the top three priorities of Ottawa Police Chief, Charles Bordeleau.   It's too bad some of those on the front lines, "... more
Ottawa police
Ottawa Police Services
Violence Against Women
Staff Sergeant Ansari
Eli El-Chantiry
Ottcity
Ottawa
The head of Canada's financial intelligence agency has admitted it signed a deal that interfered with the government's legal obligations under federal freedom... more
FINTRAC
Access to Information
freedom of information legislation
Canadian government policy
Gérald Cosette
cdnpoli
U.S. Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross is expected to file a notice of renegotiation of the North American free trade agreement within weeks, paving the way for... more
NAFTA
Digital Economy
privacy
privacy law
security
Free Trade
trade
US-Canada relations
cdnpoli
USpoli
surveillance