Mulcair takes charge of any talks on electoral cooperation, orders NDP MPs not to respond to Green Leader May’s letter

NDP Leader Thomas Mulcair has taken charge of public statements from his caucus over the possibility of electoral cooperation with other opposition parties in the next federal election and instructed New Democrat MPs not to respond to a letter Green Party Leader Elizabeth May sent to NDP and Liberal MPs last month broaching the politically explosive topic.

NDP Leader Tom Mulcair, pictured on Jan. 17 on Parliament Hill. The Hill Times photograph by Steve Gerecke

By Tim Naumetz

PUBLISHED :Friday, Jan. 18, 2013 12:56 AM

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