Don Cherry said something off the cuff, but people need to relax
A lot of the outrage over Don Cherry’s ham-fisted comments seem to depend on what people already thought of the man.
A number of incumbent Conservative party candidates are speaking out following some comments made by CPC leader Andrew Scheer on foreign funding for overseas abortions.
The debate touched on several topics of interest to voters across the political spectrum, including poverty, Christian persecution, human dignity, immigration, refugees, and the environment.
The office of the auditor general has not received the necessary funding it needs to carry out all of its ongoing audits of the federal government.
Notably, this sentiment held true across both first generation Canadians and third plus generation Canadians, with the 63% of the former and 68% of the latter agreeing that immigrants were not doing enough to adopt Canadian values.
Abortion has been legal in Canada for 50 years, with former Prime Minister Pierre Trudeau decriminalizing and removing some restrictions on the practice in 1969. To date, there are zero laws governing abortion on the books.
The Ford government is currently engaged in consultation sessions on reigning in public sector spending. One of the ideas proposed by the province is setting a limit on wage increases via legislation.