Politics This Morning Election 2015: Harper, Mulcair, Trudeau campaign in Quebec

Throwback Thursday photo: On Oct. 16, 2003, then-Progressive Conservative leader Peter MacKay and then-Canadian Alliance leader Stephen Harper announced that their two parties would begin negotiations to merge, creating the Conservative Party of Canada. 'Our swords will henceforth be pointed at the Liberals, not at each other,' Mr. Harper said at the time. The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright

By Bea Vongdouangchanh

PUBLISHED : Wednesday, Oct. 14, 2015 8:51 PM

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