Kady O’Malley writes for iPolitics.ca, and also appears regularly on television and radio.
ANALYSIS: Open debate is undeniably good for democracy — but how much is too much? asks Kady O’Malley.
ANALYSIS: The Saskatchewan elections commissioner was rumoured to be first in line for the federal job. We may never know why he didn’t get it — and that’s okay, writes Kady O’Malley.
ANALYSIS: The Liberals have signalled that they want to hear from all sides when it comes to overhauling Canada’s national-security and anti-terror laws. But, Kady O’Malley asks, are they for real?
ANALYSIS: On Monday, Daniel Jean will be answering questions about what he did — or didn’t — tell the press about Justin Trudeau’s India trip. Kady O’Malley considers the potential fallout.
ANALYSIS: The Conservatives kept members in the House for 20 straight hours to punish the Liberals — and that’s just fine, writes Kady O’Malley.
ANALYSIS: Ontario’s Tories chose their new leader in a matter of mere weeks. Federal political parties should take note, writes Kady O’Malley.
ANALYSIS: The prime minister’s trip to India was a shambles, the narrative goes — but what the media left out of their coverage tells its own story.
ANALYSIS: This weekend, the federal New Democrats will have to figure out how to win supporters and influence people — without generating the wrong kinds of headlines, writes Kady O'Malley.
ANALYSIS: The Liberals are contemplating legislative changes that could garner significant public support — but they could also raise uncomfortable questions, writes Kady O’Malley.
ANALYSIS: Canada’s former ethics watchdog says the country’s conflict-of-interest regime is pretty good, writes Kady O’Malley — and so are most politicians.
ANALYSIS: The new lobbying commissioner and ethics commissioner enter the fray with limited mandates — but they face high expectations anyway, writes Kady O’Malley.
OPINION: If we want MPs to play nice on camera, writes Kady O’Malley, then they need to start playing nice off camera.
ANALYSIS: Sheila Malcolmson’s fight to have the House decide the fate of her private members’ bill is unprecedented, writes Kady O’Malley.
ANALYSIS: It’s hardly surprising that the Liberals haven’t been able to recruit a replacement for Mary Dawson, writes Kady O’Malley.
ANALYSIS: Tories in the Senate have delayed a vote on ‘O Canada’ — but could their strategy backfire?
ANALYSIS: Team Trudeau claims Liberal MPs can vote freely, Kady O’Malley writes. So why was the rookie from Saint John–Rothesay punished for doing just that?
ANALYSIS: Andrew Scheer wants a pro-life MP to chair the House status of women committee. Can she really defend women’s rights?
ANALYSIS: Despite a summer of missteps, the Liberals are still leading in the polls. Kady O’Malley on how the Conservative leader’s next moves could matter come election time.