Trudeau Foundation sponsors Liberal MP’s travel, raising conflict of interest concerns for PM The Trudeau Foundation paid for a Liberal MP’s trip to London, England, to speak at one of its conferences last year, which critics say creates a conflict of interest for Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s government. The foundation spent $2,760.12 to send Liberal MP Arif Virani, parliamentary secretary to the Minister of Canadian Heritage, to the conference from
Trudeau's either clueless or hypocritical on democratic reform Canadians have to wonder not only about the federal Liberals’ commitment to democratic reform, but about their understanding of democracy itself. For the second time in less than a year, the government of Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is attempting to change the rules of Parliament to limit the opposition’s ability to hold the Liberals to account and delay the passage of government bills.
Trudeau's Aga Khan island trip cost taxpayers $127,000 Newly released documents detail public cost of Trudeau's controversial vacation. Most of it was for security. OTTAWA—Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s controversial holiday to the Aga Khan’s private island cost Canadian taxpayers at least $127,000, newly released documents show. Most of the bill is related to security for the prime minister and his family. The RCMP detail that travelled with the T
Mexican asylum seekers flock to Canada Canada is once again dealing with a surge in asylum claims from Mexico, according to new data exclusive to the Sun. In January 2017, Canada experienced a 700% rise in asylum claims from Mexico compared to the number of claims made in January 2016. February 2017 saw an increase of 2,500% from February of the previous year, according to a new report by the True North Initiative based on data from the Immigratio
Trudeau’s arrogance fuels ‘Trumpism’ in Canada What does it say about the government of Prime Minister Justin Trudeau when it repeatedly suggests the vast majority of Canadians are Islamophobic, bigoted and racist? Time and again, Trudeau and the Liberals try to come up with divisive wedge issues for the Conservatives to slip on -- which is politicking, not governing -- and time and again it blows up in their faces. The latest is the Liberals’ so-
Admit it, Canada, you're racist! Memo from: Prime Minister Justin Trudeau To: My fellow Canadians Re: Immigration It has come to my attention that despite my best efforts to divert you from my disastrous economic record by playing the “Islamophobia” card, too many of you still aren’t getting the message. Why, just the other day I read the results of a Forum Research poll that said 44% of you believe that we should not allow asylum seekers wh
Trudeau reveals second trip to Aga Khan’s island The admission of an earlier trip in 2014 means Trudeau may have breached the conflict of interest code for MPs while in opposition. OTTAWA—Prime Minister Justin Trudeau admitted Tuesday that he took an earlier private helicopter trip to the Aga Khan’s Bahamian island in 2014, when he was an opposition MP, following weeks of questions about his more recent vacation to the tropical destination that has
Where's the common sense in the PMO? Everyone knows that Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s reconnect tour is his effort to show Canadians that he is not just a privileged Canadian, but also is capable of understanding what the average citizen is thinking. But more importantly, it is also designed to change the channel from a disastrous cash-for-access program that defies all rules and common sense (which the PM still will not abandon), and from an
Trudeau and family were New Year’s guests of the Aga Khan on his private Bahamas island OTTAWA – Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, his family and a few friends spent the New Year as the guest of the Aga Khan on the religious leader’s private island in the Bahamas, the National Post has learned. The Aga Khan, who is the spiritual guide of the world’s 15 million Ismaili Muslims, has been a friend of the Trudeau family for years, beginning with
Trudeau, the anointed one Prime Minister Justin Trudeau grew up as a trust fund baby in a historically wealthy family headed by his father, the former prime minister of Canada. Over the Christmas, New Year holiday, he vacationed with family and friends on the $100-million private, Bahama island of a foreign billionaire. He met with other foreign billionaires — and wealthy Canadians — as part of the Liberals’ cash-for-access fundraising efforts.