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  Canadian Alliance - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Canadian Alliance, formally the Canadian Reform Conservative Alliance, was a Canadian right-of-centre conservative political party that existed from 2000 to 2003.
The Canadian Alliance's origins were in the Reform Party of Canada, which was founded in 1987 as a populist conservative party supporting Western interests.
The union was ratified on December 5, 2003, with 96% support of the membership of the Canadian Alliance, and on December 6, 90.04% support of elected delegates in the PC Party.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Canadian_Alliance   (1431 words)

  
 Canadian Alliance leadership elections - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Canadian Alliance, a conservative political party in Canada, held two leadership elections to choose the party's leader.
The Reform Party became the "Canadian Reform Conservative Alliance" (better known as the "Canadian Alliance") in 2000 and had its first contested leadership election.
Canadian Alliance leadership votes were conducted via a pure one member, one vote system in which each party member cast a ballot with equal weight.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Canadian_Alliance_leadership_elections   (229 words)

  
 NationMaster.com - Encyclopedia: Canadian Alliance   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
In Canadian politics, a leadership convention is held by a political party when the party needs to choose a leader due to a vacancy or a challenge to the incumbent leader.
The 2000 Canadian federal election was held on November 27, 2000, to elect 301 Members of Parliament to the House of Commons of Canada.
An interim leader, in Canadian politics, is a party leader who is appointed by the partys legislative caucus or the partys executive to temporarily act as leader when there is a gap between the resignation or death of a party leader and the election of his or her...
www.nationmaster.com /encyclopedia/Canadian-Alliance   (4668 words)

  
 AllRefer.com - Canadian Alliance (Canadian History) - Encyclopedia
Canadian Alliance, political party that has its origins in the Reform party of Canada, which was founded in 1987 in Winnipeg, Man., as a W Canada–based conservative alternative to the Progressive Conservative party.
The party re-formed as the Canadian Alliance in 2000 in an attempt to create a broad national conservative coalition to oppose the Liberal party; in July, Stockwell Day defeated Manning in a campaign for the leadership of the Alliance.
Although the Alliance was the largest opposition party by far in the 2000 elections, a conservative coalition failed to coalesce, limiting the number of seats the Alliance won to 66.
reference.allrefer.com /encyclopedia/C/CanadAlli.html   (317 words)

  
 Canadian Alliance
The Canadian Alliance party was created from the remains of the former REFORM PARTY OF CANADA at a convention in Ottawa in January of 2000 in an attempt to merge conservative opposition to the LIBERAL PARTY.
The election in late November saw the Canadian Alliance increase its number of seats (over that of the previous Reform Party) to 66, and retain Reform's title of Her Majesty's Official Opposition to the victorious Liberals, who took 172 seats.
On 5 December 2003, 96% of the Alliance's membership voted in favour of the merger.
www.thecanadianencyclopedia.com /index.cfm?PgNm=TCE&Params=A1ARTA0009255   (317 words)

  
 Canadian Alliance   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
The Canadian Alliance (in full, the Canadian Reform Conservative Alliance) was a Canadian conservative political party that existed from 2000 to 2003.
However, the Alliance failure to win more seats in Ontario coupled with residual resentments from the Alliance leadership contest led to caucus infighting, which in the summer 2001 provoked a group of dissident MPs, led by Deborah Grey and Chuck Strahl, to quit the party and form their own parliamentary grouping, the Democratic Representative Caucus.
The union was ratified on December 5, 2003, (with 96% membership support) by the Canadian Alliance, and on December 6 by the Progressive Conservatives (with 90.04% membership support).
www.wikiverse.org /canadian-alliance   (1010 words)

  
 Alliance - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
An alliance is an agreement between two or more parties, made in order to advance common goals and to secure common interests.
A faction in the Warcraft Universe, the Alliance - comprised of the Humans, Night Elves, Dwarves, and Gnomes.
The Alliance, was the name of a professional wrestling faction which ostensibly consisted of World Championship Wrestling and Extreme Championship Wrestling
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Alliance   (205 words)

  
 Canadian Alliance   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
The Canadian Alliance (in full the Canadian Reform Conservative Alliance) was a Canadian right-wing conservative political party that existed from 2000 to 2003.
In December 2003 the Canadian Alliance and the Progressive parties voted to disband and integrate into new party called the Conservative Party of Canada.
The 2004 Canadian election saw the party retain its social on matters such as same-sex marriage but largely jettisoned were grassroots initiatives as referendums and Senate reform.
www.freeglossary.com /Canadian_Alliance_Party   (985 words)

  
 The Canadian Alliance
These were the policies that the Canadian Alliance wrote about a year ago (July 2000) but it doesn't matter now because it appears that the Canadian Alliance is disintigrating in front of our eyes.
It is obvious that even though the Canadian Alliance may have ther correct policies, they do not have the ability or the discipline to pull it off.
The Alliance will seek to establish national standards and the cooperation of the provinces as far as the remainder is concerned.
jamesbredin.tripod.com /numberfour/id37.html   (1566 words)

  
 CBC News Indepth: Conservative Party
Barely two years after members of the old Canadian Alliance and Progressive Conservative parties voted overwhelmingly to merge and form the Conservative Party of Canada, the new party defied the sceptics and won a federal election.
On Jan. 23, 2006, Canadians decided they were willing to give the party a chance to prove that the union of two parties that were once bitter foes had blossomed into a united, moderate and truly national movement.
Members of the Canadian Alliance and the Progressive Conservatives overwhelmingly approved the merger in early December 2003 –; and the Conservative Party of Canada was born.
www.cbc.ca /news/background/conservativeparty   (977 words)

  
 The Campus Canadian Alliance   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
The Canadian Alliance is based upon the principals and values of all Canadians promoting and enhancing the equality and rights of Canadians.
The Canadian Alliance is determined to rebuild Canada's reputation as an international peacekeeper, economic leader, mediator and as a symbol for freedom, innoviation and peace.
The Canadian Alliance is made up of people from all walks of life, age groups, and different political backgrounds, who believe that Canada needs a new style of sensible, principled management at the federal level.
www.ucalgary.ca /~alliance/engalliance.html   (423 words)

  
 Canadian Alliance and Bloc Quebecois rubbing shoulders
Some observers estimate that should the right-wing vote not be divided between the Alliance and the Tories, the Liberal Party could lose as many as 20 seats in Ontario, and thus its majority in Parliament.
The recent arrival of the Alliance on the federal political scene is not perceived as a threat by the Bloc, since it is already effectively promoting the agenda of big business in Quebec.
A coalition between the Bloc Quebecois and the Canadian Alliance is far from being “unnatural.” Rather, it would reveal the reactionary essence of the nationalist project and represent another stage in the long collaboration between the Canadian right and Quebec nationalists.
www.wsws.org /articles/2000/aug2000/queb-a26.shtml   (1722 words)

  
 Mapleleafweb.com: The Canadian Alliance Leadership Race
Alliance MP John Reynolds is acting as interim leader until the vote.
Diane Ablonczy is a candidate for the leader of the Canadian Alliance.
Stephen Harper is a candidate for the leader of the Canadian Alliance.
www.mapleleafweb.com /education/spotlight/issue_10/printable.html   (2251 words)

  
 Canadian Alliance   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
The Canadian Alliance was a right-wing party with strong grassroots and neoconservative leanings.
The federal PC party under Joe Clark refused to participate in these talks there was strong support from many neo-conservative Tories especially in Ontario and Alberta.
However the Alliance failure to win more the two seats in Ontario coupled with resentments from the Alliance leadership contest led caucus infighting.
www.freeglossary.com /Canadian_Alliance   (985 words)

  
 ipedia.com: Canadian Alliance Article   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Canadian Reform Conservative Alliance Founded: March 27, 2000 Reform Party founded in 1987 Dissolved: December 7, 2003 Merged with the PC Party into the Conservative Party Colours: Green and Blue The...
The Alliance was created out of the United Alternative initiative launched by the Reform Party and serveral provincial Tory parties as a vehicle to merge with the Progressive Conservatives.
However, the Alliance failure to win more that the two seats in Ontario, coupled with residual resentments from the Alliance leadership contest, led to caucus infighting.
www.ipedia.com /canadian_alliance.html   (1027 words)

  
 Canadian Personal Chef Alliance> The Home For Personal Chefs   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
The Endangered Fish Alliance is proud to sponsor an information evening in Ottawa, on Wednesday, June 7th 2006 at 7PM.
The Accounting Life, which is distributed to over 10,000 accounting and financial professionals in the GTA, featured the Canadian Personal Chef Alliance in a 2/3 page article in their March 2006 issue.
The article discussed the rapid growth of the Canadian Personal Chef Alliance and the personal chef industry as a whole, and the success of the Alliance’s gift packages, which are offered by Shoppers Drug Mart, and directly from the Alliance.
www.canadianpersonalchefalliance.ca   (811 words)

  
 Canada's Reform Party reborn as the Canadian Alliance Makeover aimed at securing big business support
At the Alliance's founding convention last January, delegates voted to make the call for a 17 percent “flat” income tax the central plank of the new party's election platform.
At the very least, the Canadian Alliance will be used, as has been Reform, to pressure Prime Minister Jean Chretien and his Liberal Party to do big business's bidding.
The Canadian Alliance is a deeply reactionary, anti-working class formation.
www.wsws.org /articles/2000/apr2000/can-a04.shtml   (1429 words)

  
 Canadian Alliance Leadership Race 2002 >> PoliticsWatch.com
The results of the Canadian Alliance Leadership mail-in balloting was announced in Calgary on March 20.
Canadian Alliance National Convention 2002 - CA National Convention is to be held in Edmonton from April 4th - 7th, 2002
To vote, you must be a paid-up member of the Canadian Alliance party by March 1, 2002.
www.politicswatch.com /canadian_alliance_leadership.html   (616 words)

  
 Canadian Trucking Alliance
The Canadian Trucking Alliance is a federation of provincial trucking associations.
(Ottawa: April 26, 20060) — The Canadian trucking industry is urging the federal government to introduce tax incentives to accelerate the penetration of a new generation of smog-free trucks which hit the market this fall.
(Toronto: April 20, 2006) — Canadian Trucking Alliance CEO David Bradley was presented with a certificate by the Canadian Association of Food Banks to recognize the transportation services donated by the Canadian trucking industry.
www.cantruck.com   (1840 words)

  
 Perceptions: CANADIAN ALLIANCE PARTY
More Alliance homophobia [Grant Hill, an Alliance MP, physician, and critic of gay issues, has been attacked for circulating e-mail about gay men and illness rates; comments of EGALE representative; mention that most studies show increased health problems are a result of everyday homophobia and heterosexism that gays and lesbians must live with; etc.].
The Alliance is a drag [lengthy news report that Enza Anderson, "drag queen from Toronto who came in third in that city's last mayoral election," announces intention to run for leadership of Canadian Alliance Party; details; reactions].
Losing the battle [Souris-Moose Mountain riding Canadian Alliance Party MP Roy Bailey unhappy that there is not more opposition to Bill C-250, introduced by Svend Robinson to ensure that "sexual orientation" is protected under federal hate crimes legislation; "a number of Saskatchewan Alliance MPs have sent out letters to their constituents opposing the Bill"; etc.].
library.usask.ca /spcoll/srsd/journals/perceptions/297.html   (554 words)

  
 Canadian Alliance Party - Stormfront White Nationalist Community   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
To meet these responsibilities, we will fund, train and equip the Canadian Armed Forces to be combat capable to fulfil the multi-purpose role of the Army, Navy and Air Force.
This policy means the Alliance party supports assimilation (racial integration) and opposes self government(racial separation) This party does NOT support WP interests on native issues.
The Alliance party are a PART of a rotten system that is geared towards the destruction of the White race in Canada.
www.stormfront.org /forum/showthread.php?t=8266   (1541 words)

  
 Canadian Alliance leadership elections   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Information and news reports on the Canadian Alliance leadership race which concluded March 8, 2002 with the election of Stephen Harper as leader.
A national alliance of Canadian culinary professionals who encourage the development, use, and recognition of fine Canadian food and wine.
An alliance of Canadian libraries and organizations to promote, coordinate and facilitate the development of collections and services.
www.omniknow.com /common/wiki.php?in=en&term=2002_Canadian_Alliance_leadership_race   (1536 words)

  
 Égale Canada > EGALE Responds to Canadian Alliance Platform: 'Agenda of Respect' a Sham
It is just plain insulting to lesbian and gay Canadians to exclude us from the institution of marriage, and offer as an excuse the need to ‘protect’ marriage from us.
Fisher also pointed out that the Canadian Alliance platform states (on p.21) that "the Canadian Alliance will make families a priority in considering all future legislation".
Clearly, the Canadian Alliance does not support equal treatment for same-sex couples, and it insults the intelligence of Canadians for them to seek to run on a platform of equality for all.
www.egale.ca /index.asp?lang=F&menu=44&item=202&version=EN   (468 words)

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