Maxime Bernier ahead in leadership poll of Conservative party members

Although the poll results are good news for Mr. Bernier—especially considering Mr. Clement, his biggest competition for support at this point in the race, has since dropped out—42 per cent of the respondents chose "someone else" when they were asked to select their choice for best leader.

Conservative leadership candidate Maxime Bernier and interim leader Rona Ambrose in February 2016. The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright

PUBLISHED :Thursday, Oct. 20, 2016 3:24 PM

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