A month after Bélanger’s death, potential Liberal candidates for Ottawa-Vanier riding waiting to see if widow runs
Ottawa city councillor Mathieu Fleury, former Liberal MP Francis LeBlanc, and communications consultant Mona Fortier are considering running for Liberal nomination in Ottawa-Vanier.
The federal riding of Ottawa-Vanier, Ont., became vacant last month after the death of veteran Liberal MP Mauril Bélanger. He's seen here, right, with former interim Liberal leader Bob Rae at Mr. Rae's book launch summer in Ottawa. The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright