Peggy Nash

Type: Person
Name: Peggy Nash
First reported Sep 17 2014 - Updated Sep 17 2014 - 1 reports

Full Pundit: What happened to the New Democrats?

Welcome to the longest campaign How far Thomas Mulcair has strayed from the Blairite path, Postmedia’s Michael Den Tandt observes . Where not so long ago he seemed poised to lead the New Democrats to centrist power, over the dead bodies of the ... [Published National Post | Full Comment » Full Comment - Sep 17 2014]
First reported Sep 11 2014 - Updated Sep 11 2014 - 1 reports

NDP pledges urban agenda to win votes in Toronto

EDMONTON—NDP Leader Thomas Mulcair is pledging an urban agenda to win over voters in Greater Toronto, learning the lessons of Ontario New Democrats who lost three seats in Toronto because of a muddled message.“Toronto is going to be a key battleground ... [Published Toronto Star Online - Sep 11 2014]
First reported Sep 05 2014 - Updated Sep 05 2014 - 1 reports

Employment grinds to a halt under Conservatives

With 111,800 private sector workers losing their jobs in August, Statistics Canada's recent jobs report highlights the Conservatives' continued failure to create jobs and lack of progress in addressing the precarious employment conditions Canadians f ... [Published Noodls - Sep 05 2014]
Entities: Peggy Nash, Canada, Workers
First reported Sep 05 2014 - Updated Sep 05 2014 - 1 reports

MP Peggy Nash, Canadian Pacific Railway rep address public’s concern over rail safety

A train derailment the magnitude of the fatal Lac-Mégantic crash that killed 47 people and destroyed half of the eastern Quebec town’s buildings was an “aberration,” a Canadian Pacific (CP) Railway spokesperson told those who attended a community meeting ... [Published My Kawartha - Sep 05 2014]
First reported Sep 04 2014 - Updated Sep 04 2014 - 1 reports

EDITORIAL: Battles need to be driven by more than just NIMBYism

Sometimes, the NIMBY (not-in-my-backyard) argument just doesn’t work.While it’s our democratic right to speak up when we’ve got something to say and we’re proud that resident and business groups do so in Toronto, make sure your issue is bigger than just ... [Published Inside Toronto - Sep 04 2014]
First reported Sep 02 2014 - Updated Sep 02 2014 - 1 reports

Residents, MP want Canadian International Air Show to relocate

Longtime Parkdale resident Elena Munce says living in the vicinity of the Canadian International Air Show (CIAS) is like being a “canary in a coal mine.”“It feels violent,” said Munce, a 20-year resident of the neighbourhood.The noise rattles windows ... [Published Inside Toronto - Sep 02 2014]
First reported Aug 27 2014 - Updated Aug 28 2014 - 4 reports

National Post editorial board: Beware America’s ruthless burger monarch

Oh, he smiles nice for his royal retinue. But remember that the Burger King — like any absolute monarch — cares not a whit for the common people, especially if they are Canadian. The Burger King’s expansionist desires have been clear for many years. ... [Published National Post | Full Comment » Full Comment - Aug 28 2014]
First reported Aug 27 2014 - Updated Aug 27 2014 - 1 reports

Learn the latest on rail safety in Canada at public meeting

Parkdale-High Park MP Peggy Nash is hosting a meeting Sept. 4 at West Toronto Baptist Church, 3029 Dundas St. W. about rail safety.Learn about the federal government’s role in rail safety regulation and what recent changes mean for our rail-bordering ... [Published My Kawartha - Aug 27 2014]
First reported Aug 26 2014 - Updated Aug 26 2014 - 1 reports

VIDEO: Canadian critics react to potential Tim Hortons, Burger King deal

Tim Hortons and Burger King have confirmed talks for a potential merger, and the news spread quickly throughout Canada on Monday.(*It was reported on Tuesday morning that the two companies have indeed come to a deal, "Canadians take a real interest in ... [Published BCLocalNews.com - Aug 26 2014]
First reported Aug 26 2014 - Updated Aug 26 2014 - 1 reports

Tim’s tie-up is no hollowing-out story

Witness the reaction to the news this week that the beloved Tim Hortons chain is falling into the clutches of U.S. fast-food giant Burger King.Worried about the potential loss of Canadian institution – and jobs – NDP Industry critic Peggy Nash demanded ... [Published Globe and Mail - Aug 26 2014]
First reported Aug 26 2014 - Updated Aug 26 2014 - 1 reports

Canadian leader speaks about potential merger

BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) - Tim Hortons and Burger King are in negotiations to create a new Canadian-based company.Peggy Nash, with the Canadian Parliament, wants to make sure the deal helps Canadians.Nash said, “Sometimes a product that people enjoy and get ... [Published WIVB - Aug 26 2014]
First reported Aug 25 2014 - Updated Aug 26 2014 - 1 reports

Tim Hortons-Burger King merger faces political backlash in Canada and the U.S.

Tim Hortons shares have skyrocketed since news broke it's in merger talks with Burger King, but politicians on both sides of the border have expressed their misgivings about the fast-food takeover.The companies confirmed late on Sunday that they were ... [Published Sun News - Aug 25 2014]

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"The Conservatives can't just continue ignore the facts," said Nash. "it's time for a real jobs plan."
"Canadians take a real interest in any potential sale of Tim Hortons to Burger King," said NDP industry critic Peggy Nash. "it's especially of concern to the 100,000 canadians who work at tim hortons."

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Full Pundit: What happened to the New Democrats? [Published National Post | Full Comment » Full Comment - Sep 17 2014]
Historical Society still battling bushranger myth [Published Canowindra News - Sep 17 2014]
Delicate politics mark Tom Mulcair’s minimum-wa... [Published Toronto Star Online - Sep 16 2014]
A day on the trail with John Tory [Published Toronto Star Online - Sep 14 2014]
WARD 13: Affordable housing, traffic congestion... [Published Inside Toronto - Sep 12 2014]
NDP pledges urban agenda to win votes in Toronto [Published Toronto Star Online - Sep 11 2014]
Employment grinds to a halt under Conservatives [Published Noodls - Sep 05 2014]
MP Peggy Nash, Canadian Pacific Railway rep add... [Published My Kawartha - Sep 05 2014]
St. Francois State Park marks 50 years this wee... [Published Park Hills Daily Journal - Sep 05 2014]
EDITORIAL: Battles need to be driven by more th... [Published Inside Toronto - Sep 04 2014]
Residents, MP want Canadian International Air S... [Published Inside Toronto - Sep 02 2014]
National Post editorial board: Beware America’s... [Published National Post | Full Comment » Full Comment - Aug 28 2014]
Tasha Kheiriddin: In a style-over-substance ele... [Published National Post | Full Comment » Full Comment - Aug 28 2014]
Raise a mug to King Hortons [Published Waterloo Region Record - Aug 28 2014]
Learn the latest on rail safety in Canada at pu... [Published My Kawartha - Aug 27 2014]
Globe says Tims loses more of its Canadian iden... [Published Stockwatch - Aug 27 2014]
VIDEO: Burger King, Tim Hortons join forces to ... [Published The Tri-City News - Aug 26 2014]
Sonya Bell: Canadian icon that belongs to us all [Published Guardian.co.uk - Aug 26 2014]
Tim’s tie-up is no hollowing-out story [Published Globe and Mail - Aug 26 2014]
VIDEO: Canadian critics react to potential Tim ... [Published BCLocalNews.com - Aug 26 2014]
Canadian leader speaks about potential merger [Published WIVB - Aug 26 2014]
Tims-Burger King deal should help U.S. expansio... [Published 610 CKTB - Aug 25 2014]
Tim Hortons-Burger King merger faces political ... [Published Sun News - Aug 25 2014]
Restored historic chemical fire engine unveiled... [Published My Kawartha - Aug 22 2014]
St. Francois State Park marks 50 years [Published Park Hills Daily Journal - Aug 19 2014]
Under attack, StatsCan’s revised numbers show g... [Published Nathan Cullen - Aug 16 2014]
Labour force error not related to cuts: StatsCan [Published Toronto Star Online - Aug 16 2014]
StatsCan job numbers flub a symptom of Harper f... [Published Yahoo! Canada - Aug 15 2014]
Jim Flaherty, RIP [Published The League of Ordinary Gentlemen - Apr 11 2014]
John Ivison: [Published National Post | Full Comment » Full Comment - Apr 10 2014]
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Full Pundit: What happened to the New Democrats? [Published National Post | Full Comment » Full Comment - Sep 17 2014]
Welcome to the longest campaign How far Thomas Mulcair has strayed from the Blairite path, Postmedia’s Michael Den Tandt observes . Where not so long ago he seemed poised to lead the New Democrats to centrist power, over the dead bodies of the ...
National Post editorial board: Beware America’s... [Published National Post | Full Comment » Full Comment - Aug 28 2014]
Oh, he smiles nice for his royal retinue. But remember that the Burger King — like any absolute monarch — cares not a whit for the common people, especially if they are Canadian. The Burger King’s expansionist desires have been clear for many years. ...
Tasha Kheiriddin: In a style-over-substance ele... [Published National Post | Full Comment » Full Comment - Aug 28 2014]
Will you have fries with that double-double? The purchase of Tim Hortons by Burger King has spawned a storm of jokes, faux menus, and protectionist hand-wringing both north and south of the border. In Canada, NDP finance critic Peggy Nash led the charge ...
Jim Flaherty, RIP [Published The League of Ordinary Gentlemen - Apr 11 2014]
Jim Flaherty, Canada’s long-serving Finance Minister until he stepped down last month, died yesterday. Flaherty suffered a massive heart attack shortly after noon and, despite the efforts of paramedics and a fellow MP, he was pronounced dead later ...
John Ivison: [Published National Post | Full Comment » Full Comment - Apr 10 2014]
Kellie Leitch, the labour minister, was inconsolable as she gathered with her colleagues to listen to the prime minister eulogize Jim Flaherty, who died suddenly Thursday. As she explained later, Mr. Flaherty, 64, encouraged her to get into politics ...
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