Bernard Drainville’s decision to drop out of the Parti Québécois leadership race was an act of self-preservation
Apr 27, 2015
Intuition, ideas and passion used to matter. Now, data analytics aims to turn all politicians into robots
Apr 25, 2015
With rock bottom interest rates, proponents say now is the perfect time to ramp up spending on trains and subways in order to stimulate growth
Apr 23, 2015
The Tories’ fiscal straitjacket would make it harder for any future Liberal or NDP government to stay in the black
Apr 21, 2015
Alberta may be starting to look like all the other provinces, but demographics and productivity still put the Prairies on pace to outperform them in coming decades
Apr 20, 2015
Reactions to the plan for a provincial gun registry and last year’s terror attacks reveal how deeply conservative voters are outside Montreal, a fact that could help the Tories on election day
Apr 18, 2015
Sidelining her controversial father is a key move as the party leader rebrands the National Front to appeal to the masses
Apr 16, 2015
Cap-and-trade agreement comes ahead of premiers’ summit on climate change
Apr 13, 2015
Unless Iran is a home run, history will treat him as a spectator in world affairs
Apr 13, 2015
Trudeau appears to be listening to the economic guru, but there are good reasons for him to be wary
Apr 09, 2015
Konrad Yakabuski writes a column on public policy for The Globe and Mail. Prior to taking up this assignment in early 2013, Konrad was The Globe's chief U.S. political writer, based in Washington. He covered all aspects of the American political scene, including the 2012 presidential election campaign.
Prior to joining the Washington bureau in 2009, Mr. Yakabuski was based in The Globe's Montreal bureau and wrote on Quebec business, politics and culture for more than a decade. He previously worked as a political reporter at Le Devoir.
He holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in political science from McGill University and a Master of Science in Business Administration degree from the University of British Columbia.