Politics: Canada

Audio clips from Canadian federal, provincial, and municipal politics.


2007-01-05 | Harper-Defection-Khan

A Liberal MP crossed the floor to the Conservative government. Prime Minister Harper announced on January 5th that Toronto-area Liberal...


2006-11-28 | Auditor-General-Stewart

Former Ottawa Roughriders half-back Ron Stewart got into some serious trouble with the federal government. Auditor General Sheila Fraser said...



1971-05-00 | Trudeau-Margaret

Prime Minister Pierre Trudeau says his wife Margaret is not a public figure. Date: 1971-05-00 Placeline: On A Flight From...


2014-11-30 | Francophonie-Summit-Jean

Former governor general Michaelle Jean was named the first woman leader of la Francophonie. While the organization concentrated largely on...


2014-11-26 | McCallion-Farewell

After 36 years, 93-year-old Mississauga mayor Hazel McCallion presided over her last city council meeting. Under her leadership, Mississauga became...


2014-11-17 | Federal-Byelections

The federal Conservatives narrowly retained the late Jim Flaherty's suburban Toronto seat in Whitby-Oshawa, and easily hung on to the...


2014-11-15 | Election-Vancouver

Vancouver Mayor Gregor Robertson was elected for a third term. In his victory speech, Robertson addressed accusations that he had...


2014-11-05 | MP-Conviction-Future

Disgraced Independent MP Dean Del Mastro abruptly resigned his House of Commons seat, less than a week after a judge...


2014-11-05 | Liberals-Misconduct

Liberal MPs Massimo Pacetti and Scott Andrews were kicked out of their party's caucus amid accusations of personal misconduct made...