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Lisa MacLeod formally enters Ontario PC leadership race

OTTAWA – Another candidate has formally jumped into the leadership race for Ontario’s Progressive Conservatives.

Ottawa-area MPP Lisa MacLeod launched her campaign on Sunday.

MacLeod already signalled earlier this fall that she would be a candidate to succeed Tim Hudak, who resigned after his party’s crushing defeat in the June provincial election. 67 more words


How can we take this vote seriously?

Here’s the joke (and riddle, too) of the season: the guy this political party offers Edmonton-Whitemud voters in the forthcoming by-election is (verbatim): “a proven leader who builds for the future and knows how to get things done.” 884 more words


Market Ex: Video: President Dwight Eisenhower on the American Safety Net

This post was originally posted at FRS Daily Times on WordPress, August, 2013

Dwight Eisenhower certainly wasn’t a Tea Party Republican economically or anything else. Whatever a Tea Party Republican is supposed to be, because there are many types. 177 more words

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N.B. election: Did shale gas and fracking sway the vote?

An issue that galvanized this election, shale gas and the method used to extract it — hydraulic fracturing or fracking, shows a province divided over its future course – as illustrated by the results of a close, … 659 more words


N.B. elections results on hold as Liberals and Tories battle for majority

WATCH: Laura Brown reports on the past month on the New Brunswick election campaign trail, where politicians have been making promises and mistakes, and talking about the key issues facing the province. 1,309 more words


Danielle Smith - is she irritable or just irritating?

I confess I am not a Danielle Smith fan.  Candidly, it has nothing to with the Wildrose – I did some phone calling for Mark Dyrholm during their leadership campaign.  245 more words