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Harper and rivals Mulcair and Trudeau depart Calgary after a stampede of politics

Prime Minister Stephen Harper served chili to military families on Monday to conclude a Stampede blitz by a trio of federal politicians seeking to be the next prime minister of Canada. 136 more words

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As the Tories lag out of the lead, will they reconsider their heavy handed media management strategy?

OTTAWA — The image of Democratic candidate Hillary Clinton’s underlings extending a long rope through a 4th of July parade to keep reporters away had the U.S. 725 more words

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Will Stephen Harper shift his media approach?

OTTAWA – The image of Democratic candidate Hillary Clinton’s underlings extending a long rope through a 4th of July parade to keep reporters away had the U.S. 697 more words

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How do you say "white elephant" in communist?

Future tourist to Ottawa:

Pardon me but I seem to have taken a wrong turn and stumbled into the wrong country. I was on Wellington Street in Ottawa, Canada and now seem to have ended up in Warsaw or maybe Budapest. 347 more words

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Jen Gerson: Stephen Harper's game of dodge-the-press shows he's a shabby mascot of conservative values

In a more civilized era — one already ruled by an unjustified tinge of nostalgia — journalists lived by codes. Among them: Don’t let yourself become the story. 748 more words

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Curse You, Panamania!

So I was unable to score any ganja last weekend. There were various factors frustrating my ability to score bud, mostly in relation to the Pan-Am Games. 211 more words

Braid: First NDP Stampede breakfast short on PCs but long on economic worries

There was something missing from Premier Notley’s inaugural Stampede flipper at McDougall Centre – the great mass of PC lobbyists, fixers and cronies who used to swarm the west lawn. 637 more words

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