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CAQ passes Liberals as top choice of Quebec voters: poll

A surge in support for the Coalition Avenir Quebec (CAQ) has put the second-place party in the Quebec National Assembly ahead of the Quebec Liberal Party… 322 more words


PQ expels member for taking gifts from engineering firm in previous job

A member of the opposition Parti Québécois (PQ) has been ejected from caucus after admitting to conflict of interest while he was in municipal politics. 206 more words


PQ puts pressure on Québec solidaire to decide about working together

QUEBEC — The Parti Québécois is upping the pressure on the left-wing Québec solidaire party to decide about formalizing a working relationship in time to fight the Liberals together in the next election. 600 more words


Not-so-super clinics in Quebec?

The perpetual clog of Quebec’s emergency rooms might be due to red tape, says the Parti Quebecois.

“I will give you a very simple example: audiologists, you know, they have a master’s degree — five years, and they are not allowed to wash ears,” said PQ Health Critic Diane Lamarre. 309 more words


Yves Francoeur affair: Liberals deny riding revelation as SQ to probe cover-up claims

QUEBEC — With Yves Francoeur sticking to his story, the Sûreté du Québec Tuesday opened an investigation into his blockbuster statement that a 2012 corruption probe into a pair of Liberal MNAs had been iced because of political influence. 1,019 more words

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PQ turns over $130,000 in disputed contributions to elections watchdog

The Parti Québécois announced Monday it has refunded more than $130,000 in contributions deemed illegal by Quebec’s Director General of Elections.

In a statement, the PQ announced it had made two payments — one of $69,200, the other $60,950 — to settle to claims made against the party by the DGE. 63 more words

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