Seven or more prospective Liberal leadership candidates mulling run against media rock star Trudeau

At least seven prospective candidates for the Liberal leadership are now lining up to take on Liberal MP Justin Trudeau in the five-month race for the party’s helm, according to interviews conducted by The Hill Times and evidence of leadership manoeuvring.

Posing with Trudeau: Liberal MP Justin Trudeau, pictured in this file photo with Zach Paikin, is the media darling, but at least seven or more candidates hope to give him a run for his money in the Grit leadership. The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright

By Tim Naumetz

PUBLISHED :Thursday, Oct. 11, 2012 10:50 PM

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