Despite challenges, there is a real chance that the entrepreneur could take on the Liberals and Justin Trudeau in the next federal election
Feb 12, 2017
Voters disappointed in the Prime Minister might be available to the New Democrats, if they can just get their act together
Feb 10, 2017
The first release of 2016 census data reveals that the Maritimes and Newfoundland and Labrador account for less than 7 per cent of Canada’s population
Feb 08, 2017
If Donald Trump sees Canada as an enemy, he will lash out
Jan 30, 2017
Old-stock Canadians may complain that nobody asked them if they wanted a multicutural society, but really, they should welcome immigrants
Jan 27, 2017
The Conservative Party is still Harper’s party. If he would never vote for a candidate, that candidate shouldn’t be running.
Jan 25, 2017
Trump’s raw populism will not easily dismantle the legacy of his predecessors
Jan 20, 2017
Canadians are generally happy with their country and trust their governments, so the same appeal to angry backlash is unlikely to find broad traction here
Jan 15, 2017
Chrystia Freeland was banned from entering Russia in 2014
Jan 10, 2017
In essence, immigration debate pits Kellie Leitch against the rest of the Tory leadership contenders
Jan 06, 2017
John Ibbitson started at The Globe in 1999 and has been Queen's Park columnist and Ottawa political affairs correspondent.
Most recently, he was a correspondent and columnist in Washington, where he wrote Open and Shut: Why America has Barack Obama and Canada has Stephen Harper. He returned to Ottawa as bureau chief in 2009. He is now a writer-at-large based in the Ottawa bureau. Before joining The Globe, he worked as a reporter, columnist and Queen's Park correspondent for Southam papers.