May 3, 2011 After five years of minority government, conservatives are in the majority.
March 25, 2011 Most Americans were probably unaware that Canada's government was in troule. But it was, losing a no-confidence vote Friday, only the fifth time that's happened in Canadian history. Even so, Prime Minister Harper is expected to be re-elected.
March 25, 2011 New elections will be held in six weeks. The Conservative government fell after a no-confidence vote in the House of Commons. Lawmakers were upset by the government's failure to release some information about the costs of fighter jets and crime laws.
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