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Power & Politics Dec 7
. says despite higher prices for Alberta’s oil right now the province still needs action from Ottawa. "We are going to see a lot of volatility even with the work that we've done...So, we do need some short-term support."
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Power & Politics Dec 7
. says has taken himself off the field in terms of climate action. "He's now sitting in the stands looking at the goalposts and saying 'geez maybe they've moved.'"
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Rachel Notley Dec 7
Great to sit down with to talk about today's meeting, the importance of our oil & gas sector, building for the future & when we can't get our resources to market. My interview is, as they say, coming up on .
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Power & Politics Dec 7
. says thinks we "should make pollution free again." Says Ford may want to play games with numbers, but feds will move forward in a very consistent way. "If anyone is moving the goalposts it’s Premier Ford."
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Power & Politics Dec 7
. says Trudeau didn't move goalposts on emissions reductions: "He didn't say they had to do more. What he said was some will exceed more. For example, in Nova Scotia you know we will. We are beyond that 30% target now."
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Power & Politics Dec 7
Ontario will meet its emissions reduction target of 30% says , but says has moved the goalposts wanting some provinces to do more to makeup for provinces that can't meet their targets: "When did the rules change?"
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Power & Politics Dec 7
. with will be coming to you live from Montreal tonight at the site of the first ministers meeting.
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CBC Politics Dec 7
First ministers talks begin with low hopes for progress amid squabbling
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Power & Politics Dec 6
Apologies for the mistake. It has been corrected.
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Power & Politics Dec 6
"We want to make sure the agenda is exactly what we want to talk about. We don’t need to be lectured by [Trudeau's] ministers," says as he meets with and ahead of tomorrow's first ministers meeting
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Power & Politics Dec 6
"It's certainly been consistent from what we've seen every other day." Scott Jones of the Canadian Centre for Cyber Security says there hasn't been an increase in cyber activity against the government of Canada since the arrest of 's CFO
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Vassy Kapelos Dec 6
Head of Canada's cyber-security agency tells me there hasn't been an increase in cyber activity against the Government of Canada since yesterday's arrest of 's CFO. Tonight on
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Katie Simpson Dec 6
BC’s Premier has arrived in Montreal and says if other premiers want to walk out “it’s their loss”.
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Power & Politics Dec 6
Asked about the arrest of Huawei CFO in Vancouver said, "The appropriate authorities took the decisions in this case, without any political involvement or interference, as must be the case."
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Power & Politics Dec 6
. says if walks out of first ministers meeting, "Premier Ford can explain to the citizens of Ontario why he left a meeting with other first ministers to talk about how to improve the Canadian economy."
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Power & Politics Dec 6
"Cut the fluff and we change the agenda," says about first ministers meeting agenda. "We don't need to waste time for people to take sort of self-congratulatory victory laps on things that have already happened."
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Power & Politics Dec 6
B.C. Premier unveiled his province's new climate change plan yesterday. Watch 's full conversation with the premier about the plan
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CBC Politics Dec 6
Ottawa opposes United Conservatives as interveners in carbon tax case
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Power & Politics Dec 6
"We have to get the federal government working on its own internal barriers as well," says about interprovincial trade talks. Says there's a "little bit of suck and blow at the same time" from the feds on removing barriers to trade
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Power & Politics Dec 5
"Do I think it's important that we get this passed? Yes," says about Bill . "I want to provide the certainty that businesses are seeking...I want a better process that builds trust, that ensures good projects go ahead in a timely way."
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