Skip to main content
Search Liberal.ca

Newsroom

A resource centre for media and concerned citizens alike, the newsroom features press releases, the Leader’s statements, blog posts about recent developments, and official graphics.

  1. Statement from Liberal Leader Michael Ignatieff on the deaths of Canadians in Haiti

    January 18, 2010

    Liberal Leader Michael Ignatieff made the following statement today regarding the ongoing search for survivors and the deaths of Canadian citizens following the earthquake in Haiti: […]  More »

  2. Statement by Liberal Leader Michael Ignatieff on the death of Sgt. John Faught in Afghanistan

    January 16, 2010

    statement-by-liberal-leader-michael-ignatieff-on-the-death-of-sgt-john-faught-in-afghanistan  More »

  3. From Montreal to Mississauga

    January 15, 2010

    With his sleeves rolled up, Michael Ignatieff took questions from over 200 students from Concordia University on Tuesday touching on all topics as the campus tour […]  More »

  4. In Haiti’s time of need

    January 14, 2010

    Full text of an email message from Liberal Leader Michael Ignatieff to supporters: It’s time to stand with Haiti. The scenes of devastation beamed from Port-au-Prince […]  More »

  5. Julian New Year’s Message from Liberal Leader Michael Ignatieff

    January 14, 2010

    To all those celebrating the arrival of 2010 according to the Julian calendar, happy New Year. As you come together with family and friends to reflect […]  More »

  6. PBO report shatters Conservative fiscal credibility

    January 13, 2010

    The Parliamentary Budget Officer’s latest report today confirms the Conservatives’ $13-billion payroll tax hike and shows they have no credible fiscal plan to rescue Canada from […]  More »

  7. Liberals call for independent probe of Rights and Democracy

    January 13, 2010

    The Liberal Party of Canada is calling on the government to appoint an independent administrator to deal with the crisis of confidence and governance of the […]  More »

  1. Statement by Liberal Party of Canada Leader Justin Trudeau on Easter

    April 17, 2014

    OTTAWA – The Leader of the Liberal Party of Canada, Justin Trudeau, issued the following statement on the occasion of Easter: “This weekend, millions of Canadians […]  More »

  2. Statement by Liberal Party of Canada Leader Justin Trudeau on Vaisakhi

    April 14, 2014

    OTTAWA – The Leader of the Liberal Party of Canada, Justin Trudeau, issued the following statement today on Vaisakhi: “Today, hundreds of thousands of Canadians will […]  More »

  3. Statement by Liberal Party of Canada Leader Justin Trudeau on Passover

    April 14, 2014

    OTTAWA – The Leader of the Liberal Party of Canada, Justin Trudeau, issued the following statement on the occasion of Passover: “As families gather around the […]  More »

  4. Statement by Liberal Party of Canada Leader Justin Trudeau on the death of James Flaherty

    April 10, 2014

    VANCOUVER – The Leader of the Liberal Party of Canada, Justin Trudeau, issued the following statement today on the death of the Honourable James Flaherty: “It […]  More »

  5. Liberals Call for Free Vote on Unfair Elections Act

    April 9, 2014

    OTTAWA – The Prime Minister must allow his MPs to have a voice on fundamental changes to our democracy and hold a free vote on the […]  More »

  6. Liberal Statement on the Anniversary of the Battle of Vimy Ridge

    April 9, 2014

    OTTAWA AND VIMY – The Leader of the Liberal Party of Canada, Justin Trudeau, issued the following statement today on the 97th anniversary of the Battle […]  More »

  7. Statement by Liberal Party of Canada Leader Justin Trudeau on the Quebec Election Results

    April 7, 2014

    OTTAWA — The Leader of the Liberal Party of Canada, Justin Trudeau, issued the following statement on the election of Philippe Couillard as Premier-designate of Quebec: […]  More »

  1. On the Charter’s 32nd birthday, let’s celebrate our ‘revolution in law’

    April 17, 2014

    Today, April 17, the Charter of Rights and Freedoms celebrates its 32nd birthday. This great addition to Canada’s Constitution is worth celebrating given its transformative impact not only on our laws, but on our lives – not only on how we litigate, but on how we live.  More »

  2. The Liberal leadership election: one year later

    April 15, 2014

    One year ago you placed your trust in me and elected me to lead the Liberal Party of Canada. What an exciting year it has been. Together, we’ve accomplished so much.  More »

  3. Watch my latest speech

    April 14, 2014

    Last April you started something extraordinary. You elected Justin Trudeau as the Leader of the Liberal Party of Canada -- and together we have achieved so much since then. But as much as we have accomplished, we have more to achieve together. Much more. I like numbers, so let me break it down for you.  More »

  4. You should help

    April 13, 2014

    Last April you started something extraordinary. You elected Justin Trudeau as the Leader of the Liberal Party of Canada -- and together we have achieved so much since then. But as much as we have accomplished, we have more to achieve together. Much more. I like numbers, so let me break it down for you.  More »

  5. Who shapes politics? Volunteers! Watch, be inspired, share. #nvw2014

    April 11, 2014

      More »

  6. Rest in peace Jim, our thoughts and prayers are with you

    April 10, 2014

    Jim Flaherty, 1949 – 2014. Please share – and join me in offering your condolences.  More »

  7. VIDEO: In 1 minute, Justin Trudeau will inspire you to volunteer

    April 9, 2014

      More »

  1. Just the Facts: Conservatives Cut Infrastructure Funding

    April 1, 2014

    Today, Conservative cuts will slash infrastructure investment across the country by nearly 90 percent. This decision, which was made by the Conservatives in an attempt to […]  More »

  2. Just the Facts: Joe Oliver’s Unanswered Questions

    March 19, 2014

    Stephen Harper’s new Finance Minister, Joe Oliver, brings a questionable record to one of the most important jobs in government. Here are the top questions Mr. […]  More »

  3. Just the Facts: Conservative Record of Broken Election Promises

    February 18, 2014

    When asked if the Conservatives would deliver on their campaign promise of income-splitting, Stephen Harper’s senior Minister, Jason Kenney, said that: “all I know is we […]  More »

  4. Just the Facts: Eight Years of Economic Mismanagement

    February 6, 2014

    Today marks eight years since Stephen Harper became Prime Minister. The Conservatives have spent millions in taxpayer dollars trying to convince Canadians that they are sound […]  More »

  5. Just the Facts: Conservatives Increase Spending on PMO Spin, Cut Funds for Veterans’ Funerals

    October 31, 2013

    In 2012-2013, after 10 years of fairly steady funding, the Last Post Fund, which helps pay for veterans’ funerals, was cut by a whopping 21.8%. Meanwhile, […]  More »

  6. In Their Own Words: Conservatives Question Climate Change

    October 3, 2013

    Stephen Harper’s Environment Minister, Leona Aglukkaq, is questioning the science of climate change. When asked in an interview about disappearing sea ice and the impact of […]  More »

  7. Just the Facts: Stephen Harper’s Poor Judgement

    September 27, 2013

    Former Parliamentary Secretary to the Prime Minister and Conservative MP Dean Del Mastro is now facing four charges under the Canada Elections Act. These latest and […]  More »

  1. Speech by Liberal Party of Canada Leader, Justin Trudeau, in Montréal, QC

    February 22, 2014

    February 22, 2014 CHECK AGAINST DELIVERY My friends, my fellow Liberals; what a great Convention! Thank you for your work. Thank you for your time. Thank […]  More »

  2. Speech by Liberal Party of Canada Leader, Justin Trudeau, in Montréal, QC

    February 21, 2014

    February 20, 2014 CHECK AGAINST DELIVERY Welcome to my hometown. Welcome to your hometown. I was born a Montrealer in Ottawa. Ottawa was because of my […]  More »

  3. Liberal Party of Canada Leader Justin Trudeau’s Speech to the Calgary Petroleum Club

    October 30, 2013

    Delivered in Calgary, Alberta, on Wednesday, October 30, 2013 (Check against delivery) Thank you for inviting me. It’s great to be back in Alberta. I spent […]  More »

  4. Liberal Party of Canada Leader Justin Trudeau’s Response to the Speech from the Throne

    October 18, 2013

    Delivered in the House of Commons on Thursday, October 17, 2013 (Check against delivery) Mr. Speaker, thank you for the opportunity to take part in this […]  More »

  5. Liberal Leader Bob Rae’s speech to delegates at the Extraordinary Convention

    June 18, 2011

    I am honoured to be speaking with you as the Interim Leader of the Liberal Party.  More »

  6. Speech: Le Québec a le pouvoir de changer les choses

    March 27, 2011

    Check against delivery. Montréal, Québec. Chers amis, C’est formidable de débuter notre campagne au Québec ici dans un bon restaurant montréalais ! Merci de votre présence et […]  More »

  7. Speech in the House of Commons to Introduce a Motion of Non-Confidence

    March 25, 2011

    For our part, there is no doubt. You have spoken, Mr. Speaker. The committee has spoken. And now the House must speak with a clear voice: a government that breaks the rules and conceals facts from the Canadian people does not deserve to remain in office.  More »

  1. Liberals Release New Television Ads

    October 31, 2013

    Liberal Party of Canada Leader Justin Trudeau has been consistent since the moment he began his leadership campaign. He has two strong priorities for Canada: a […]  More »

  2. Chrystia Freeland Wins Liberal Party of Canada Nomination for Toronto Centre

    September 15, 2013

    TORONTO- Members of the Toronto Centre Federal Liberal Association met on Sunday to elect the candidate who will represent the Liberal Party of Canada in the […]  More »

  3. Convention Update: A new way to choose our Leader!

    January 15, 2012

    The Liberal Party of Canada has thrown open its doors to all Canadians. Tonight 75 percent of delegates voted in favour of creating a “supporter” category […]  More »

  4. A Roadmap to Renewal

    November 10, 2011

    On behalf of your National Board of Directors, I am pleased to submit “A Roadmap to Renewal” for the review and consideration of all Liberals.   More »

  5. Policy Matters: National Discussions – Online Policy Meeting

    July 12, 2010

    Read the transcript of the members only policy discussion.  More »

  6. Statement from LPC President

    May 14, 2010

    As the President of the Liberal Party it has not been my practice to issue press statements or give TV interviews. However, earlier this week, a […]  More »

  7. National Women’s Liberal Commission Invites Women to Run for Office

    March 8, 2010

    TORONTO – In celebration of International Women’s Day, National Women’s Liberal Commission (NWLC) president Nicole Foster Woollatt today announced a reinvigorated national grassroots campaign to invite […]  More »

Sign up for news releases