Conservative House leader Candice Bergen said her party wouldn't lecture the US on gender rights and the environment in the midst of trade talks - a jab at the Liberal government's approach on NAFTA.
The defection was the first from the Liberal ranks since Trudeau took power after an October 2015 election, when Alleslev overturned a large Conservative majority in her parliamentary constituency to win by around 1,100 votes.
Leona Alleslev, elected a Liberal MP in 2015, crossed the floor to join the Conservative caucus. "Have the courage to do what is right, not what is easy".
The 50-year-old Alleslev is a bona fide score for the Conservatives, and her departure a huge blow to the Liberals.
She has a business background as a senior manager at Bombardier Aerospace and IBM, and also served as captain in the Royal Canadian Air Force. She had a more impressive resume than Trudeau owned prior to becoming PM.
"She brings with her an extraordinary wealth of experience in military and foreign affairs, government procurement and private sector leadership".
"The world has changed dramatically in the last three years", she said.
"When you're looking at the things facing the nation, we're at a time of unprecedented global instability where we're really facing some challenges, both at home and overseas".
"We see fundamental shifts in the global economy, while trade relationships, worldwide agreements and defence structures are under threat".
Conservative Leader Andrew Scheer welcomed former Liberal MP Leona Alleslev to his party on Monday, announcing she would be taking on the newly-created role of global security critic.
"We're facing some very serious challenges and this is how I can do the job that my constituents sent me here to do", she said.
Alleslev's verbal assault on the Trudeau Liberals covered a vast expanse of political territory. "It's about all the foundational things that matter to this country", she said, pointing to tax reform and defence matters.
She did not clarify what, if any, further paths were pursued before crossing the floor. "I believe the Conservative Party of Canada will deliver structural changes to strengthen Canada's economy, and a comprehensive foreign and defence policy to ensure our global competitiveness and security".
Her claims left some former Liberal colleagues flabbergasted that she had to leave the party in order to criticize it.
Tim Cook defends price of new iPhones
The OnePlus 6 for example has a Full HD+ OLED display with a resolution of 1080 x 2280 pixels, that's about 401 pixels per inch. Apple last week unveiled its 2018 iPhone refresh with the new iPhone XS , iPhone XS Max , and a cheaper iPhone XR .
US Senator for Maryland Ben Cardin described the event as "just horrific" and said he was monitoring the situation closely. Officers were at the scene in about 5 minutes after receiving the call and did not fire any shots, according to officials.
John Mongella, the commissioner of Mwanza, said 37 people were rescued but those efforts were suspended until daybreak Friday. No casualty numbers have been given but a local media had reported that five people died and 102 rescued.
KISS have announced what will supposedly be their final farewell tour , and it's shaping up to be a massive, worldwide affair. Here are five things we'd love to see happen when the hottest band in the world takes the stage for the last time.
The track West references may be Drake and Future's unreleased song "Kylie/Kendall" that Future posted to his Snapchat last March. I guess we won't be seeing a Kim and Kanye take Chicago spinoff any time soon.
But an injury to Butler and some in-fighting limited the Wolves and the fell to an eighth seed in the Western Conference. They were one of the several teams to make an offer for Leonard before he was eventually traded to the Toronto Raptors .
May has said "no British Prime Minister could accept" such a plan as it would undermine the integrity of the United Kingdom. A lavish dinner in the opulent setting of the Felsenreitschul theatre in Salzburg on Wednesday failed to smooth the way.
He may well just be glad to be playing under anyone other than Antonio Conte, who he fell out with towards the end of last term. A host of first-team players have been left out of the game , including Eden Hazard, David Luiz and Mateo Kovacic.
The cube has finally reached its destination and turned Loot Lake into a bouncy area, with purple water/ice and runes all over. As this happens, Loot Lake begins to turn purple, and it now has the same bounce properties the cube itself did.
As reported by Daily Hellas, a broad area of greenery has been cloaked by the silvery spider-web produced by Tetragnatha spiders. Warmer weather conditions in western Greece have led to the eerie spectacle of a 300m-long spider-web in Aitoliko.
The NHL's Department of Player Safety made the announcement Thursday following an afternoon hearing with Domi. To blame Ekblad for being sucker punched is like saying you should have studied for a Pop Quiz in high school.
"And at various stages of these negotiations, tactics would be used as part of those negotiations". The so-called Chequers plan would be unacceptable to European Union leaders, Tusk tells reporters.
Google has accidentally launched a test function
Google eventually admitted that it was an experimental feature that was accidentally rolled out to more users than intended. This meant that some users were unable to receive notifications or to access automatic location-based features.
Nick Cannon tells Kanye he can't tell him what to say
That man just had a baby with her. "It just don't sit right with me and I have to express that with you", West concluded. Now I done told you I didn't tell Pusha no information about your baby, baby mother, nothing like that.
Ubisoft Details Assassin's Creed Odyssey Post Launch Content
This actually isn't the first Assassin's Creed-themed board game, as Cryptozoic produced Assassin's Creed : Arena back in 2014. On October 5 and 6, Metcalfe Park in Sydney will be transformed into a full-size Assassin's Creed Odyssey parkour course.
North Korea Pledges To Close Nuclear Missile Site
A longer route to peace is not ideal, but as long as North and South Korea stay friendly, nuclear warheads won't fly. It's unclear whether Moon will speak to reporters after his arriving in South Korea on Thursday.
Kim Kardashian Welcomes Home Baby Chicago on KUWTK
Although Kim had concerns about connecting with little Chicago, all of those fears washed away the day her baby girl arrived. Kim went on The Ellen Show before Chicago was born to talk baby names. "I think it was so an incredible experience".
Kavanaugh sex hearing echoes 1991 showdown, but is US…
She said of the alleged Kavanaugh assault back in their 1980s high school days, "I thought he might inadvertently kill me". And after Hill's allegations were leaked publicly, he wrote, "we did not ask the FBI to conduct an investigation".
French court orders Le Pen to submit to psychiatric evaluation
The exam will determine if Le Pen "is capable of understanding remarks and answering questions", the website The Local reported . Le Pen later deleted the picture of Foley after a request from his family, saying she had been unaware of his identity.
Gary Woodland qualifies for Tour Championship
Here are the breakdowns of the huge prize money on the line in the PGA's Tour Championship and FedExCup purses for 2018. So without further ado, here are the ways every player at the Tour Championship can win the FedEx Cup.