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‘There’s some big cracks coming into Liberal mandate,’ Conservatives’ electoral chances in 2019 have improved in recent months, says O’Leary

By Derek Abma      

Kevin O’Leary is giving himself more time to decide whether to run for the Conservative leadership, given what he feels is a changing political landscape.

Kevin O'Leary has given himself another two months to decide whether to run for the Conservative leadership or support another candidate. Photograph courtesy of Kevin O'Leary

Businessman and television personality Kevin O’Leary is still considering a run at the federal Conservative leadership, and says the odds have improved lately of him or whoever becomes leader beating Prime Minister Justin Trudeau in the 2019 election, despite the Liberals' current polling numbers. “There’s some big cracks coming into the Liberal mandate,” he said in an interview last week, citing the heckling Mr. Trudeau (Papineau, Que.) recently received at a youth event and government decisions he feels

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