How Demographic Trends Will Affect the 2020 Election | Time

The America that votes in 2020 will look very different than it did in 2016 — and that has big consequences for Trump and his challengers.
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The new data supports his quick defeat, and rightly so given his mental state and consequent failure as a statesman.


Andrew Coyne: The question of what is Trudeau hiding is not going to go away | National Post

The issues involved in the SNC-Lavalin affair are too important to be treated flippantly. This isn’t some question of policy on which people of goodwill can differ
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Trudeau has to open his basement cupboard. He won’t get the needed votes until he does.

MPP’s ties to China raise questions about how close Canadian politicians should get to foreign powers | National Post

‘If you are going to be a Canadian, I think you should be fully loyal to Canada, and not have any residual loyalties to another place’
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Is the NP fishing where there’s no fish?

The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) on Thursday announced it will reverse Obama-era limitations on the greenhouse gas methane, which is far more potent than carbon dioxide and often associated with fracking. In a statement Thursday, EPA Administrator Andrew Wheeler said the Trump administration will remove “unnecessary and duplicative regulatory burdens from the oil and gas…

via Despite pushback from Big Oil, Trump administration will weaken methane regulations — ThinkProgress