View From the Hill by Keith Beardsley – New Abacus Poll Interesting Numbers – Aug 28, 2014

View From the Hill by Keith Beardsley – New Abacus Poll Interesting Numbers – Aug 28, 2014

CFN – The latest Abacus poll was interesting as its numbers show how few people think anything would change under a Liberal or NDP government. For instance under a Liberal government, 46% don’t think there would be any difference when it comes to job creation. For the environment 51% don’t think things would be any […]

Is Tom Manley the Liberal Front Runner for Justin Trudeau in SD&SG by Jamie Gilcig – Aug 18, 2014

Is Tom Manley the Liberal Front Runner for Justin Trudeau in SD&SG by Jamie Gilcig – Aug 18, 2014

(Tom Manley holding Fitzy the Wonder Dachshund!) CFN –   Tom Manley is an interesting politician.   From his stunning results for the Green Party he shifted to the Liberals in SD&SG.   He has been one of the true pillars of the party since his run for MP a few elections ago. Fluently bilingual, […]

Letter to the Editor from MP Claude Gravelle Canada Needs a National Dementia Plan – Aug 14, 2014

Letter to the Editor from MP Claude Gravelle Canada Needs a National Dementia Plan – Aug 14, 2014

I have a 43-year-old teacher volunteering on my campaign for a national dementia plan because, astonishingly, Matt’s wife who is 45 is already in secure, long-term care with the illness (Frontotemporal dementia, FTD) . They have three children – 14, 12 and 10. About 15 per cent of the 750,000 Canadians living with dementia are […]

Tom Manley Calls MP Guy Lauzon on Tax Payer Partisan Mail Outs AUGUST 2, 2014 LTE

Tom Manley Calls MP Guy Lauzon on Tax Payer Partisan Mail Outs AUGUST 2, 2014  LTE

I recently picked up the Tax Guide at our local post office, published by our MP Guy Lauzon. Most tax measures in the guide are OK, some implemented by the previous Liberal government, and others adopted by the current Conservative government.   Otherwise, the document is a disgusting partisan rag paid by our tax dollars. […]

Elizabeth May & Green Party Jump Into Israel Hamas Conflict by Jamie Gilcig – July 30, 2014

Elizabeth May & Green Party Jump Into Israel Hamas Conflict by Jamie Gilcig – July 30, 2014

Green Party Leader & CFN Editor Jamie Gilcig 2011   CORNWALL Ontario – One of the reasons I’ve become Hyper Non-Partisan politically is because of my time as a Green Party candidate. Leader Elizabeth May has commented on Party President Paul Estrin’s comments on the Gaza situation stating that it is not the party’s position; […]

Ten Seats in Quebec for the Harper Conservatives in Next Election? Keith Beardsley View From the Hill

Ten Seats in Quebec for the Harper Conservatives in Next Election? Keith Beardsley View From the Hill

CFN – Don’t you just love the summer doldrums and some of the political speculation that abounds in the news? One such story around speculation that the Conservatives under Harper could win ten seats in Quebec in the next election was certainly attention getting. This would require quite an extensive and on-going charm offensive from […]

Mike Duffy Charges Trigger Nastiness in Cornwall Ontario Including Patient Privacy Issue at the Ottawa Civic Hospital by Jamie Gilcig

Mike Duffy Charges Trigger Nastiness in Cornwall Ontario Including Patient Privacy Issue at the Ottawa Civic Hospital by Jamie Gilcig

CFN – Social media really has changed the way that people communicate.  The biggest factor is speed and access. Anyone can virtually post just about anything, and on sites like Facebook and You Tube they can go viral quite quickly. One of the hottest stories here in Canada are the charges against Senator Mike Duffy. […]

Justin Trudeau & Liberals Make Play for SD&SG On Canada Day 2014! by Jamie Gilcig

Justin Trudeau & Liberals Make Play for SD&SG On Canada Day 2014! by Jamie Gilcig

CORNWALL Ontario – Justin Trudeau is stopping in Alexandria and Cornwall Ontario on Canada Day.  With a year until his first election shot at becoming Prime Minister of Canada every seat will count. For example in the recent Provincial election none of the leaders dropped by Cornwall because it was a forgone conclusion that incumbent […]

Princess Patricia Collin Fitzgerald Granted Bail in Cornwall Ontario by Jamie Gilcig VIDEO June 20, 2014

Princess Patricia Collin Fitzgerald Granted Bail in Cornwall Ontario by Jamie Gilcig VIDEO  June 20, 2014

CORNWALL Ontario – Arlene and Bryan Fitzgerald have a lot to celebrate for their 41st Wedding Anniversary  as their son, former Princess Patricia Light Infantry Man Master Corporal Collin Fitzgerald was released on bail after a two day hearing and will be with them to help celebrate. Collin stood in the box for the second […]