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Budget: Quebec will invest more in education, health care

Finance Minister Carlos Leitao promises a balanced budget — and a plan for balanced budgets for the next five years.

“The economy and the finances of Quebec are in much better shape today than three years ago. 222 more words


Andrew Potter affair: Canada and Quebec's unnatural relationship highlighted yet again

So, what would people think if an anglo bloke heading a federalist institute dumped on les Québécois in a commentary in a Toronto publication? Think of the optics. 619 more words

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PQ, Québec Solidaire have 'plenty of time' to reach an entente: Cloutier

Despite the political threat posed by the arrival of former student protest leader Gabriel Nadeau-Dubois as a candidate for Québec Solidaire, the Parti Québécois has “plenty of time” to reach an entente with Québec Solidaire before the 2018 election, PQ MNA Alexandre Cloutier said Monday. 312 more words

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Martine Ouellet named new leader of the Bloc Quebecois

Martine Ouellet was crowned the new leader of the Bloc Quebecois at a rally in Montreal on Saturday, after running unopposed.

Her only rival, Felix Pinel, had to withdraw from the race last week after failing to attract the necessary number of signatures on his nomination papers to run. 205 more words


New poll shows Québec solidaire gaining on Parti Québécois with arrival of Gabriel Nadeau-Dubois

A new poll indicates the arrival of former student leader Gabriel Nadeau-Dubois on the political scene is helping Québec solidaire take support away from the Parti Québécois. 430 more words

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COMMENTARY: Jagmeet Singh and NDP must be aware of challenges posed by Quebec

You would be forgiven if you did not know that alongside the Conservative leadership race, the NDP are also in the throes of finding a new leader to take on the Trudeau Liberals in 2019. 823 more words


Bloc Québécois' new leader: Who is Martine Ouellet?

Martine Ouellet is third time likely.

After twice failing to win the Parti Québécois leadership, she will take over the Bloc Québécois by acclamation on Saturday. 702 more words

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