Blog Entries in Politics

Merulla Motion Calls for Integrity Commissioner to Investigate Mayor Bratina by Ryan McGreal, published May 07, 2013 in Politics (8 comments)

Councillor Merulla's Notice of Motion Respecting the Police Services Board by RTH Staff, published May 03, 2013 in Politics (1 comment)

Rate My Government by Ryan Klamot, published December 28, 2012 in Politics (2 comments)

Pasuta 'Trying to Keep an Open Mind' on Policy by Ryan McGreal, published December 19, 2012 in Politics (17 comments)

Integrity Commissioner Rules on Complaint Against Mayor by RTH Staff, published June 11, 2012 in Politics (9 comments)

Anti-Tax Agenda Gears Up by Lorne Warwick, published May 02, 2012 in Politics (9 comments)

Cavoukian and Marin on Integrity Complaint Gag Rule by Ryan McGreal, published April 02, 2012 in Politics (5 comments)

Time to Replace Accountability and Transparency Subcommittee by Joey Coleman, published April 02, 2012 in Politics (1 comment)

Merulla Notice of Motion to Censure Mayor by RTH Staff, published March 23, 2012 in Politics (11 comments)

Chapman Pay Fiasco Gets Worse and Worse by Ryan McGreal, published March 22, 2012 in Politics (31 comments)

Merulla to Mayor: Negotiate Amendment to Chief of Staff Pay by Ryan McGreal, published December 16, 2011 in Politics (42 comments)

Bratina Already Knew Chapman Was Underpaid in February by Ryan McGreal, published December 16, 2011 in Politics (12 comments)

Council Votes to Reveal Red Hill Legal Fees by Ryan McGreal, published December 15, 2011 in Politics (4 comments)

Bratina Issues Meta-Apology for HR Statement by Ryan McGreal, published December 13, 2011 in Politics (43 comments)

Mayor Issues Statement on Chapman Pay Increase by Ryan McGreal, published December 09, 2011 in Politics (59 comments)

Councillors Consider Chapman Pay Raise by Ryan McGreal, published December 09, 2011 in Politics (12 comments)

Merulla: Release Red Hill Lawsuit Costs by Ryan McGreal, published December 07, 2011 in Politics (11 comments)

Eisenberger Hits Back at Bratina by RTH Staff, published November 21, 2011 in Politics (18 comments)

Watch Mayor Bratina's State of the City 2011 Speech by RTH Staff, published October 26, 2011 in Politics (13 comments)

Whitehead, Bratina Spar Over Ethics of Party Endorsement by RTH Staff, published October 05, 2011 in Politics (20 comments)

Our 'Finest Hour' by Ryan McGreal, published August 10, 2011 in Politics (23 comments)

Hamilton Ward Demographics, 2006 Data by RTH Staff, published July 21, 2011 in Politics (37 comments)

Political Effort and Happiness by Michael Cumming, published July 15, 2011 in Politics (3 comments)

Councillors Vote Not to Suspend Stallholder by RTH Staff, published June 02, 2011 in Politics (18 comments)

Special GIC Meeting: Labour Relations, Potential Market Litigation by RTH Staff, published May 31, 2011 in Politics (1 comment)

Options For Terry by Adrian Duyzer, published May 21, 2011 in Politics (16 comments)

Police Budget Shakedown by Ryan McGreal, published April 14, 2011 in Politics (32 comments)

Norman Finkelstein Challenges Hamilton by Jeff Reid, published February 21, 2011 in Politics (28 comments)

Live Coverage of Council Meeting by Joey Coleman, published February 09, 2011 in Politics (6 comments)

City to Live-Stream Council, Committee Meetings by RTH Staff, published January 26, 2011 in Politics (33 comments)

Council Needs Concrete Goals to Overcome Personality Conflicts by Joey Coleman, published January 23, 2011 in Politics (9 comments)

Live Coverage of Council Debate on Merulla's Stadium Motion by Joey Coleman, published December 15, 2010 in Politics (0 comments)

Council to Vote on Motion Making Farmers' Market Sub-Committee Decisions Final by Joey Coleman, published December 03, 2010 in Politics (4 comments)

Mayor Bratina's Inaugural Speech by Joey Coleman, published December 02, 2010 in Politics (0 comments)

A Kinder, Gentler Extraordinary Rendition by Adrian Duyzer, published December 02, 2010 in Politics (36 comments)

Committee of the Whole Meeting Live Coverage by Joey Coleman, published October 13, 2010 in Politics (2 comments)

Larry Di Ianni, the Liberal Party and the Stadium Debacle by Undustrial, published August 26, 2010 in Politics (17 comments)

Councillors Bicker Over Closing Brewery by RTH Staff, published March 30, 2010 in Politics (36 comments)

The Jury's In: Council Guilty of Evading its Job by Ryan McGreal, published February 15, 2010 in Politics (7 comments)

Council Passes Motion to Investigate Khan Accusations by Ryan McGreal, published December 10, 2009 in Politics (8 comments)

Text of Abdul Khan's Letter by RTH Staff, published December 09, 2009 in Politics (13 comments)

Former City Employee Accuses Senior Management of Misleading Council, Misusing Funds by Ryan McGreal, published December 09, 2009 in Politics (4 comments)

Cal DiFalco Interviews Councillor Ferguson by Ryan McGreal, published November 06, 2009 in Politics (4 comments)

Cooke: Paying Property Tax is for Suckers by Ryan McGreal, published September 26, 2009 in Politics (10 comments)

Time to Reboot our Democracy by Ben Bull, published August 30, 2009 in Politics (6 comments)

Councillor Clark Responds to Integrity Report by Ryan McGreal, published August 07, 2009 in Politics (2 comments)

Ecklund Philanthropy 'On Hold' by RTH Staff, published June 03, 2009 in Politics (25 comments)

Ecklund Picks Up Toys, Goes Home by Ryan McGreal, published May 28, 2009 in Politics (60 comments)

Clark: Ousted Councillors Should Get Severance by RTH Staff, published April 03, 2009 in Politics (19 comments)

1.7% Increase in 2009 City Budget by RTH Staff, published April 02, 2009 in Politics (5 comments)

Mayor Fred Could Take a Page from Di Ianni Style by Ryan McGreal, published February 13, 2009 in Politics (8 comments)

Bratina, Merulla Duke it Out by Ryan McGreal, published February 12, 2009 in Politics (37 comments)

Scott Stewart Moving to Burlington by Ryan McGreal, published December 17, 2008 in Politics (3 comments)

No Accountability Without Access to Information by Ryan McGreal, published December 12, 2008 in Politics (3 comments)

Toronto Council to Vote on Corporate, Union Donations by Ben Bull, published December 01, 2008 in Politics (1 comment)

Councillors Propose Salary Freeze by RTH Staff, published November 28, 2008 in Politics (2 comments)

Hamilton Ward Demographics, 2001 Data by RTH Staff, published November 26, 2008 in Politics (5 comments)

Authoritarianism Meets Stylishness by Ben Bull, published October 06, 2008 in Politics (2 comments)

Something to Hide by Ryan McGreal, published September 16, 2008 in Politics (7 comments)

Council Votes Not to Censure Mayor for Tapegate by Ryan McGreal, published September 11, 2008 in Politics (3 comments)

Hammer Love in Council, Spectator by RTH Staff, published August 08, 2008 in Politics (10 comments)

Mayor Appoints New Chief of Staff by Bob Robertson, published August 05, 2008 in Politics (5 comments)

Community News Publishes Excerpts from Mayor's Controversial Interview by Ryan McGreal, published July 04, 2008 in Politics (10 comments)

Integrity Commisioner Draft By-Law Revised by Ryan McGreal, published June 06, 2008 in Politics (2 comments)

Defining "Squelchers" by Ryan McGreal, published May 15, 2008 in Politics (9 comments)

Food Is Not Just Another Commodity by Adrian Duyzer, published April 29, 2008 in Politics (0 comments)

Yes, It's a Crisis by Ryan McGreal, published April 28, 2008 in Politics (8 comments)

Harper Turns his Back on Science by Ryan McGreal, published April 02, 2008 in Politics (0 comments)

Gypsy Moths and Area Rating by Adrian Duyzer, published March 20, 2008 in Politics (14 comments)

City Leaks Provide Accountability by Ryan McGreal, published February 28, 2008 in Politics (13 comments)

Council Censures Mitchell by Ryan McGreal, published February 14, 2008 in Politics (5 comments)

Time to Reconsider Amalgamation? by Ben Bull, published December 21, 2007 in Politics (0 comments)

Singing the Amalgamation Blues by Ryan McGreal, published December 11, 2007 in Politics (7 comments)

Local Developers Want Best of Both Worlds by Jason Leach, published December 05, 2007 in Politics (38 comments)

All Voters Are Equal... by Ryan McGreal, published November 29, 2007 in Politics (34 comments)

A Half-Step Forward, Two Steps Back by Ryan McGreal, published November 29, 2007 in Politics (42 comments)

Urgent: Contact Council About HSR Hike by Tom Cooper, published November 28, 2007 in Politics (3 comments)

One Year Later: Eisenberger' Mayoralty So Far by Ryan McGreal, published November 16, 2007 in Politics (25 comments)

Larry Di Ianni on Red Hill by Ryan McGreal, published November 13, 2007 in Politics (6 comments)

Yes, We Realize How Lucky We Are by Jason Leach, published November 05, 2007 in Politics (10 comments)

Transit Union Website Really Has to Go by RTH Staff, published October 31, 2007 in Politics (13 comments)

All Part of the Cost of Doing Bidness by RTH Staff, published October 18, 2007 in Politics (67 comments)

City Gambling Revenue Should Benefit the Entire City by Ben Bull, published September 27, 2007 in Politics (5 comments)

Toronto Council, Do Your Job! by Ben Bull, published July 22, 2007 in Politics (8 comments)

Merulla Loses NDP Nomination by Ryan McGreal, published July 13, 2007 in Politics (2 comments)

The Stroke of a Pen by Ben Bull, published July 06, 2007 in Politics (0 comments)

In Ireland, Economic Justice is a Requirement for Peace by Ben Bull, published May 09, 2007 in Politics (5 comments)

Ontario to Hold Referendum on Proportionate Representation by Ryan McGreal, published April 18, 2007 in Politics (4 comments)

Pot, Meet Kettle by Ryan McGreal, published April 12, 2007 in Politics (2 comments)

City Needs to Get its House in Order by Ryan McGreal, published April 10, 2007 in Politics (17 comments)

A Time to Fight by Jason Leach, published March 26, 2007 in Politics (19 comments)

The "Vocal Minority" and the Indifferent Majority by Jason Leach, published March 19, 2007 in Politics (2 comments)

Ideas in Hamilton: Death by Neglect by Ryan McGreal, published March 02, 2007 in Politics (5 comments)

Summit 2007 Raises Questions for Activists by Ben Bull, published February 25, 2007 in Politics (0 comments)

The Perils of Marketing by Adrian Duyzer, published February 15, 2007 in Politics (7 comments)

Overview of Child Wellbeing in Rich Countries by Ryan McGreal, published February 14, 2007 in Politics (0 comments)

Latest YouTube Video from Mayor Fred by Ryan McGreal, published February 12, 2007 in Politics (1 comment)

Get a Word In Edgewise by Ryan McGreal, published February 09, 2007 in Politics (0 comments)

An Arar in Judgment by Jason Leach, published February 02, 2007 in Politics (3 comments)

An Excerpt from "Hiroshima" by Adrian Duyzer, published December 27, 2006 in Politics (0 comments)

The Poverty Industry by Ben Bull, published December 21, 2006 in Politics (0 comments)

Let's Make A Deal by Ben Bull, published December 11, 2006 in Politics (1 comment)

Challenging the Winner-Take-All World by Ryan McGreal, published December 06, 2006 in Politics (1 comment)

A Culture of Secrecy by Ryan McGreal, published November 20, 2006 in Politics (4 comments)

One Last Swipe at the 'Witch' by Ryan McGreal, published November 16, 2006 in Politics (5 comments)

Municipal Political Parties by Ryan McGreal, published November 15, 2006 in Politics (0 comments)

Turner Turnaround by Jason Leach, published November 15, 2006 in Politics (0 comments)

Should Ignorant People Vote? by Ben Bull, published November 12, 2006 in Politics (3 comments)

Behind Hamilton Politics - Interview with Dave Braden by Maggie Hughes, published November 02, 2006 in Politics (1 comment)

Caledonia, Your Silence is Deafening by Ted Mitchell, published November 02, 2006 in Politics (4 comments)

More Important Than Politics by Jason Leach, published October 26, 2006 in Politics (0 comments)

Make it Easier to Make Good Choices by Ryan McGreal, published October 25, 2006 in Politics (1 comment)

The Return of Involuntary Servitude by Ryan McGreal, published October 03, 2006 in Politics (1 comment)

Free Markets for Some by Jason Leach, published October 01, 2006 in Politics (3 comments)

Whither the Gardiner? by Ben Bull, published September 29, 2006 in Politics (0 comments)

The Great Lakes: America's Shooting Range by Adrian Duyzer, published September 28, 2006 in Politics (4 comments)

Corporate Cash Trumps Public Policy by Ryan McGreal, published August 25, 2006 in Politics (9 comments)

Confused Donors, Confounded Voters by Ben Bull, published August 24, 2006 in Politics (4 comments)

Julia Kollek Running for City Council by Ryan McGreal, published August 19, 2006 in Politics (0 comments)

Was Di Ianni's win legal? Documents raise questions on election finances by John Milton, published July 27, 2006 in Politics (2 comments)

Plenty of Blame to Go Around by Adrian Duyzer, published July 25, 2006 in Politics (0 comments)

Charges Against Di Ianni by Ryan McGreal, published July 12, 2006 in Politics (0 comments)

Progressive and Conservative by Ryan McGreal, published July 05, 2006 in Politics (0 comments)

"Where" Depends on "What" by Ryan McGreal, published April 29, 2006 in Politics (0 comments)

A Ringing Endorsement? by Ryan McGreal, published April 27, 2006 in Politics (1 comment)

None So Blind... by Ryan McGreal, published April 26, 2006 in Politics (0 comments)

Quite a Red Herring by Ryan McGreal, published April 25, 2006 in Politics (2 comments)

City Peak Oil Report Leaked to Hamilton IndyMedia by Ryan McGreal, published April 22, 2006 in Politics (0 comments)

They Just Couldn't Do It by Jason Leach, published April 17, 2006 in Politics (1 comment)

Save Some Money! by Jason Leach, published February 17, 2006 in Politics (0 comments)

Shame on City Council by Ryan McGreal, published February 17, 2006 in Politics (0 comments)

Election 2006: The Great Divide by Ryan McGreal, published February 02, 2006 in Politics (0 comments)

Think of the Savings! by Ryan McGreal, published December 23, 2005 in Politics (0 comments)

Halfway House Party by Jason Leach, published December 22, 2005 in Politics (2 comments)

Dreschel Drives Blind by Ryan McGreal, published November 25, 2005 in Politics (0 comments)

What Maple Leaf Should Have Done by Ryan McGreal, published November 25, 2005 in Politics (0 comments)

Amalgamate This by Jason Leach, published November 17, 2005 in Politics (1 comment)

Bad Planning Snorts Back by Jason Leach, published September 20, 2005 in Politics (0 comments)

Up in Smoke by Ryan McGreal, published September 08, 2005 in Politics (2 comments)

Bill 60 Beefs Up the Heritage Act by Jason Leach, published April 21, 2005 in Politics (0 comments)

Support Joanna Chapman by Ryan McGreal, published April 18, 2005 in Politics (0 comments)

Forcing City Hall to Care by Jason Leach, published April 14, 2005 in Politics (0 comments)

Taking an Interest by Ryan McGreal, published April 12, 2005 in Politics (0 comments)

Two Observations by Jason Leach, published April 09, 2005 in Politics (1 comment)

Letting Council Off the Hook by Jason Leach, published April 01, 2005 in Politics (0 comments)

Festival of Blights by Jason Leach, published March 28, 2005 in Politics (1 comment)

Chump Change by Trey Shaughnessy, published March 15, 2005 in Politics (1 comment)

Prioritize This by Ryan McGreal, published February 18, 2005 in Politics (0 comments)

Robing Peter to Pay Paul by Ryan McGreal, published February 14, 2005 in Politics (0 comments)

Voter Participation by Jason Leach, published January 30, 2005 in Politics (0 comments)

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