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MP Darren Fisher to boost pharmacare and clean tech ‘boom’ in 2020

Darren Fisher is a backbencher in Ottawa no more. Earlier this month, he was appointed parliamentary…

Pentagon deploys 750 paratroopers to Middle East in response to Iranian threats

The Pentagon announced the deployment of additional troops to the Middle East in response to unrest…

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Federal Conservatives head into 2020 with leadership race and other battles

In 2019, federal Conservatives sought to draw voters in their direction with the slogan: “It’s time…