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Conservatives to tackle election reform plan in Liberal-red Atlantic

By Tim Naumetz      

Gladu, Genuis, and Stanton have already organized town-hall meetings to gather feedback on possible changes to the electoral system.

Conservative MP Scott Reid speaks with Democratic Institutions Minister Maryam Monsef during a break in her testimony to the Electoral Reform Committee in July. The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright

Federal Conservatives are set to take aim at the Liberal government’s electoral reform initiative during a late-summer caucus meeting in Halifax next week, after only three Conservative MPs have so far taken up a special Commons committee invitation to consult constituents on the project through town-hall meetings in their electoral districts. One of the Conservatives who followed up on the town-hall program and has held three electoral-reform town halls since July told The Hill Times Tuesday she was

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