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About Dale Smith

Dale Smith is a freelance journalist in the Parliamentary Press Gallery and author of The Unbroken Machine: Canada's Democracy in Action (released March 2017).


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Jason Kenney grasped the poisoned chalice, and has reaped its rewards

May 20, 2022

Alberta
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The Queen cannot apologise for the sins of her governments

May 17, 2022

Canada
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How can the Conservatives pick a leader without answering an existential question?

May 13, 2022

Canada
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Conservatives are building yet another conspiracy theory before our eyes

May 10, 2022

Canada
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Senate changes about to be codified in budget bill

May 7, 2022

Canada
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It is increasingly difficult to consider ours to be a serious Parliament

May 3, 2022

Canada
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Poilievre’s attacks on the Bank of Canada should not stand

April 29, 2022

Canada
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Hopefully the Emergencies Act inquiry can get to the bottom of police inaction

April 26, 2022

Canada
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Procedural warfare is making a comeback and delaying tax returns

April 22, 2022

Canada
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Premiers want Trudeau to fix their mess and pay for it

April 19, 2022

Alberta

Forget Russian disinformation, the call is coming from inside the House

April 15, 2022

Canada
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Poilievre’s housing pronouncements should be worrying

April 12, 2022

Canada
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For a “housing” budget, the measures just tinker around the edges

April 8, 2022

Canada
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Can this government actually sell their emissions reduction plan?

April 5, 2022

Canada
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Escalating rhetoric is inviting extremists into the political realm

April 1, 2022

Canada
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Jason Kenney is worried that the leopards he invited in are trying to eat his face

March 30, 2022

Alberta
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