Morrison government in damage control as Liberal MP votes against government

Morrison government in damage control as Liberal MP votes against government

Coalition leader Bridget Archer has been called the “lioness of the 46th Parliament” and a “hero” by independent lawmakers after she crossed the floor in an attempt to create a debate over the introduction of a corruption watchdog. The Tasmanian Liberals annoyed the federal government by supporting a motion by independent MP Helen Haines, who … Read more

5 major problems from regulation and electric cars to semiconductors

5 major problems from regulation and electric cars to semiconductors

A technologist inspects a computer chip. Sefa Ozel | E + | Getty Images GUANGZHOU, China – China’s technology sector has taken a wild turn over the past year, with rules tightened, billions of dollars wiping out corporate market value and a continued push from Beijing for technological self-sufficiency. It is among the key themes … Read more

The mayor of Vancouver proposes a climate tax

The mayor of Vancouver proposes a climate tax

By Staff The Canadian press Posted November 24, 2021 at 19.20 Smaller font Decrease the font size of the article –ONE Larger font Increase the font size of the article ONE+ Vancouver’s mayor wants a new tax to combat climate change in the city’s 2022 budget. If passed by city council, Kennedy Stewart says the … Read more

Callow’s cabinet secretary is blamed as Boris Johnson’s popularity hits the lowest ever

Callow’s cabinet secretary is blamed as Boris Johnson’s popularity hits the lowest ever

It is understood that Boris Johnson is personally to blame for the recent problems, and senior figures in Downing Street believe that criticism of Mr Case and other key aides has been misplaced. But other government sources claimed that there was an atmosphere of helplessness in his administration, with some claiming that Mr Case was … Read more

‘Nothing about this is normal’: RNC payments to Trump lawyers annoy GOP officials

‘Nothing about this is normal’: RNC payments to Trump lawyers annoy GOP officials

The separate payments to Fischetti and Malgieri LLP totaling $ 121,670, which are listed in the committee’s latest application to the Federal Election Commission, were first reported on Monday. Ronald Fischetti, a partner at the New York-based firm, was hired by the Trump organization in April amid ongoing investigations into the real estate company’s financial … Read more

MADD Canada Concerned After Toronto Breaks Issue of Riding Share Licenses – Toronto

MADD Canada Concerned After Toronto Breaks Issue of Riding Share Licenses – Toronto

As the holiday season approaches, you may find it harder to arrange a trip home after the city of Toronto recently voted to temporarily stop issuing driver’s licenses. MADD Canada said it is concerned that there will not be enough rides available as the busy holiday season approaches, and although it supports the implementation of … Read more

Oath Keeper plays Judas in ‘Jesus Christ Superstar’ accused in US Capitol riots

Oath Keeper plays Judas in ‘Jesus Christ Superstar’ accused in US Capitol riots

James Beeks, 49, has been charged with obstructing Congress and illegally entering the Capitol area. This is the latest accusation coming from collaboration agreements signed with members of the Oath Keepers who have already pleaded guilty. According to an Oath Keeper identified in court records as “Defendant 4” cooperating with the investigation, Beeks approached the … Read more

Turkey’s Erdogan is looking at regional rivals for investments in the midst of a currency crisis

Turkey’s Erdogan is looking at regional rivals for investments in the midst of a currency crisis

ANKARA, Turkey – Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Wednesday hosted the de facto leader of the United Arab Emirates, and Emirati officials promised billions of dollars worth of investment that could help ease Turkey’s economic crisis following the sharp fall in local currency. Abu Dhabi’s Crown Prince Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed al Nahyan’s visit … Read more

Trump claims the Jan. 6 committee could harm the presidency in the hunt for his records

Trump is appealing a lower court ruling that his records should be handed over to the committee. The Biden administration and the US House are united in opposing the former president’s efforts to keep the records secret, arguing that more than 700 pages including White House call logs and notes from his top advisers should … Read more