‘Big Blue Machine’s long gone, but its methods that it brought in are continuing today,’ says Boyer

Dalton Camp and Norman Atkins altered the Canadian electoral landscape by introducing the most modern American electoral techniques in Canadian elections, says Patrick Boyer.

In his new book The Big Blue Machine: How Tory Campaign Backrooms Changed Canadian Politics Forever, former Progressive Conservative MP Patrick Boyer provides a detailed behind-the-scenes account of how legendary Progressive Conservative political strategists Dalton Camp and Norman Atkins, pictured, changed the Canadian electoral and political landscape.

By Abbas Rana

PUBLISHED : Friday, Dec. 4, 2015 5:10 PM

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