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This Burnaby Conservative candidate thinks rape survivors should have to give birth

This Burnaby Conservative candidate thinks rape survivors should have to give birth

Heather Leung, the Conservative candidate for Burnaby North-Seymour, still hasn’t returned any of the messages from the Burnaby NOW to comment on her stands regarding social issues. But that doesn’t mean her stances aren’t available.
Liberal minister unimpressed with Jagmeet Singh's climate plan during Burnaby visit

Liberal minister unimpressed with Jagmeet Singh's climate plan during Burnaby visit

The federal NDP climate action plan is based on ideas the Canadian government already includes in its Pan-Canadian Framework on Clean Growth and Climate Change, according to a North Vancouver MP speaking in Burnaby.
Burnaby Conservative candidate deletes website with anti-abortion views

Burnaby Conservative candidate deletes website with anti-abortion views

The website for Heather Leung – the Conservative Party of Canada candidate for Burnaby North-Seymour – has been taken down.
Conservative candidate for Burnaby North-Seymour can't hide her social views any longer

Conservative candidate for Burnaby North-Seymour can't hide her social views any longer

When Heather Leung was asked by the NOW about her views on social issues before the 2018 Burnaby city election, she didn’t want to talk about it.
Heather Leung wins Conservative nomination for Burnaby North-Seymour

Heather Leung wins Conservative nomination for Burnaby North-Seymour

Burnaby resident Heather Leung has been confirmed as the Conservative Party of Canada candidate for the riding of Burnaby North-Seymour.
Astrophysicist Amita Kuttner runs for Greens in Burnaby North-Seymour

Astrophysicist Amita Kuttner runs for Greens in Burnaby North-Seymour

Amita Kuttner would much rather be unravelling the mysteries of the universe but first, there are more pressing terrestrial problems to solve.
NDP to focus on 'tax gap' in election, says Burnaby MP Julian

NDP to focus on 'tax gap' in election, says Burnaby MP Julian

The federal New Democrats' fiscal plan for the fall election will be shaped by estimates of how much money Ottawa loses out on each year to international tax-avoidance schemes, the party's finance critic says.
NDP surges in poll, but Jagmeet Singh's own rating stays in single digits

NDP surges in poll, but Jagmeet Singh's own rating stays in single digits

Polls are a tricky thing to write about. Anyone who followed the 2013 B.C. election or the recently Nanaimo byelection will know that polls can be pretty unreliable.
'I commit to building on Jack Layton's message,' says Jagmeet Singh as he's sworn in

'I commit to building on Jack Layton's message,' says Jagmeet Singh as he's sworn in

New Democrat Leader Jagmeet Singh has been sworn in as a member of Parliament. The NDP says Singh becomes the first racialized party leader to sit in the House of Commons.
NDP's Svend Robinson says MP Terry Beech must 'take a stand' on SNC-Lavalin scandal

NDP's Svend Robinson says MP Terry Beech must 'take a stand' on SNC-Lavalin scandal

Terry Beech tweet is a 'complete abdication of responsibility,' according to his opponent