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Serious questions about Fidesz's election results

The first foreign media reactions to the results of the Hungarian election were anything but enthusiastic, but now that the dust has settled and there has been time to take a look at the figures, it is dawning on journalists and analysts that these “fantastic” results were achieved in a highly dubious manner. 1,055 more words

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Wynne expects more women in leadership roles despite loss of 4 premiers

TORONTO – Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne says she believes more women will rise to leadership roles in Canadian politics, despite the loss of a fourth female premier. 260 more words

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Jeers, tears and cheers on the ground at Marois HQ

The anticipation hardly had any time to build. It seemed as though supporters at the Parti Quebecois headquarters in Montreal were barely settled in before any hopes they may have had for a victory were crushed. 479 more words

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Quebec Liberal majority lets Ottawa avoid sovereignty debate

Watch above: Monday’s election results changed the political landscape of Quebec and left the Parti Quebecois, and all it stands for, struggling to survive. Mike Armstrong reports. 726 more words

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Who is Quebec Liberal leader Philippe Couillard?

TORONTO – Rookie Liberal leader Philippe Couillard is a former neurosurgeon and teacher who rose through the ranks of the Quebec Liberal Party to join then-Premier Jean Charest’s cabinet after being elected in 2003. 302 more words

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Not a good night online for PQ's Pauline Marois

TORONTO – It didn’t take long for cartoons and internet memes to pop up online mocking the crushing defeat of the Parti Quebecois in the 2014 Quebec election. 388 more words

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Quebec Election 2014: Local media call early win for Liberals

TORONTO -  As the polls closed across Quebec at 8 p.m. ET, it took less than half an hour for the province’s largest broadcasters to… 319 more words

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