The federal Conservatives want the RCMP watchdog to review the police force's refusal to launch a criminal investigation into whether Prime Minister Justin Trudeau broke the law by accepting family vacations on the Aga Khan's private Caribbean island.
Federal Conservatives sought to draw in voters with the slogan: "It's time for you to get ahead." But they didn't get enough of those voters to form government, and so 2020 finds the Conservatives needing to figure out how to get ahead themselves.
At this week's first Conservative caucus meeting following the Oct. 21 election, many will be listening for how far Scheer goes in his opening remarks to incorporate two words many people do know: mea culpa -- it is my fault.
A Conservative government, if elected this fall, would work to fix Canada's relationship with Saudi Arabia by trying to build back rapport with the kingdom in areas that it considers of mutual interest.
The federal Conservatives say the New Brunswick election results have exposed vulnerabilities in the Liberals' Atlantic Canada fortress -- and they're optimistic they can make a political comeback in the region in next year's federal vote.