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Explaining the orange tide in Quebec

May 5th, 2011 · 2 Comments

By Chris Alcantara The NDP surge in Quebec was the key storyline of this election campaign, culminating in an unprecedented number of seats captured by the NDP on Monday. Surprisingly, nobody has been able to provide a convincing explanation for why the NDP was so successful in Quebec this time around.

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Thanks to the NDP, Ontario created the Conservative majority

May 4th, 2011 · Comments Off

By Geoffrey Stevens Thanks to vote-splitting on the left, the New Democratic Party can claim the credit – or the blame, depending on your point of view – for the election of a majority Harper government this week.

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Election produces a fundamental realignment

May 3rd, 2011 · Comments Off

By Geoffrey Stevens It was quite a night! The new Parliament is going to be a very different place.

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