Lewis speaks during the CPC English debate in Toronto, June 18, 2020. (Tijana Martin/The Canadian Press)

Leslyn Lewis announces a run for the Conservative leadership

Politics Insider for March 9: Another CPC hopeful joins the fray; a major warning from NATO; Ontario to end mask mandates
O’Toole leaves a news conference, Jan. 24, 2022 in Ottawa. (Adrian Wyld/The Canadian Press)

The grassroots action against Erin O’Toole’s leadership has begun

Politics Insider for Jan. 26: Pierre Poilievre is poised to take over from O’Toole; Ottawa stands it ground on vaccine mandates for truckers; an MP pushes the government to improve its global vaccination efforts

John Baird: ’The definitive face of the Harper era’

Maclean’s archives: Aaron Wherry’s profile of Baird from 2010 when the minister was voted by his peers to be Parliamentarian of the Year
A statue entitled ‘Justice’ in front the Supreme Court of Canada is framed with the Peace Tower on Parliament Hill in Ottawa

Strapped federal criminal law policy section not sustainable: report

Yet Conservatives pursue criminal-law agenda without deep research and analysis
Ron Liepert

Liepert beats Anders, but who had the better patter?

Calgary’s enigma loses the big nomination fight in Signal Hill

What the U.S. right doesn’t want to hear

’What if Washington died a piteous rebel’s death?’ is a question not asked often enough by Americans