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Althia Raj

@althiaraj

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National columnist @TorontoStar, @CBCTheNational “At Issue” panellist, sometimes @LeDevoir @iciradiocanada Past: HuffPost, Postmedia, QMI/Sun Media, CTV, CBC.

Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
Joined July 2009
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Althia Raj
5 hours ago
Speaking this morning with the former GG David Johnston and Charles Bronfman about setting up the McGill Institute for the Study of Canada @MISCCAN is celebrate 25 years. A great lineup of speakers and registration is free:
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@DavidColetto
David Coletto
8 hours ago
As #COP26Glasgow is set to begin this weekend, I updated some data on Canadian attitudes about #climate 2 in 3 want govt’s to do more to fight climate change Here are the full details: #mrx #cdnpoli
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@SusanDelacourt
Susan Delacourt
a day ago
A prime minister walks into a bar....My report from after-hours Ottawa last night and what it tells us about the new cabinet. (with bonus @TedLasso reference.) #cdnpoli
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@paulvieira
Paul Vieira
a day ago
BOC Gov. Macklem: "I want to assure you that inflation is not going to stay as high as it is today, even if it is going to take somewhat longer to come down. The Bank of Canada is committed to ensuring that price increases don’t become ongoing inflation."
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Althia Raj
a day ago
Singh also asks that the federal government to abandon further appeals on the CHRT's decision re: compensation to Indigenous children.
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Althia Raj
a day ago
@theJagmeetSingh says he wants Trudeau/@s_guilbeault to set climate targets that are as close to 50% (below GHG 2005 levels by 2030). Trudeau had promised 40-45% targets this summer.
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@rachaiello
Rachel Aiello
a day ago
Crown-Indigenous Relations Min. Marc Miller pre-cabinet on potential Pope visit: “I'm not a Catholic… But in the in the grand scheme of what we call reconciliation I think for Indigenous peoples, that full recognition of harm caused is something that is long waited for” #cdnpoli
@CTVNews
CTV News
a day ago
Vatican says Pope Francis willing to visit Canada as Indigenous leaders seek apology
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@CBCRaffy
Raffy Boudjikanian
a day ago
Blanchet says if Guilbeault's will is sincere, he'll have Bloc backing in all scenarios.
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@DonPlett
Senator Don Plett
2 days ago
I wish to thank my colleagues for renewing their trust in me as the Leader of the CPC Senate Caucus for the upcoming 44th Canadian Parliament. 🙏 I look forward to working with everyone while continuing to serve and take on the responsibilities of the Opposition in the #SenCA.
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@AtIssueCBC
At Issue Videos
a day ago
*Special* October 27th, 2021: "Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s cabinet promotions and which Ministers to watch and why" At Issue panel: @RosieBarton @elamin88 @acoyne @ChantalHbert @althiaraj // #CDNPoli 🇨🇦
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@gmacofglebe
Greg MacEachern
a day ago
Re. DND as a “poisoned chalice” @TondaMacC on @CTV_PowerPlay: “give me a break. Look, we wouldn’t even be using that phrase if a man got the job.” Amen. Well said.
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@MarcGarneau
Marc Garneau
2 days ago
Ce fut un honneur & un privilège de servir mon pays en tant que ministre des Transports & des Affaires étrangères. Je tiens à remercier mes collègues du caucus & du cabinet ainsi que les fonctionnaires & conseillers qui ont contribué à mon travail au cours des 6 dernières années.
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