The election is over, but the president-elect continues to attend raucous rallies and make big promises
Dec 01, 2016
Liberal PM builds on policies of his Tory predecessor while president-elect seeks to tear down everything Obama strove for
Dec 01, 2016
The president-elect’s reaction to the controversy over a Wisconsin recount is particularly disheartening
Nov 28, 2016
In praising a man loathed by so many Americans, including the president-elect, Mr. Trudeau was acting as his father’s son
Nov 27, 2016
Mitt Romney, a one-time harsh critic of Trump, has changed positions before, so it’d be no surprise if he accepts a position in Trump’s cabinet
Nov 23, 2016
The Times mini-tempest highlights the quandary confronting journalists writing about the incoming administration.
Nov 22, 2016
The U.S. president-elect is rumoured to be considering moderate Mitt Romney as secretary of state, which would be a contrast to some of his other cabinet selections
Nov 20, 2016
Prominent supporter of president-elect cites precedent set by treatment of Japanese Americans during Second World War
Nov 18, 2016
GOP establishment never really accepted President-elect, despite his nominal party affiliation
Nov 16, 2016
Randy Boissonnault will spend time listening to stakeholders, and then recommend to Prime Minister Justin Trudeau how the government should respond
Nov 15, 2016
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.