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Turmel is wrong, Harper not using 'divisive' tactics on rep-by-pop legislation

'Turmel admitted that B.C., Alberta and Ontario are under-represented but the solution she puts forward is typical of someone who has no idea how to solve the problem,' says Angelo Persichilli.

TORONTO—The difference of opinion is the base for a democratic process. To radicalize the debate demonizing other people's opinion is not a great sign of leadership and definitely not a good service to democracy.

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Turmel is wrong, Harper not using 'divisive' tactics on rep-by-pop legislation

'Turmel admitted that B.C., Alberta and Ontario are under-represented but the solution she puts forward is typical of someone who has no idea how to solve the problem,' says Angelo Persichilli.

TORONTO—The difference of opinion is the base for a democratic process. To radicalize the debate demonizing other people's opinion is not a great sign of leadership and definitely not a good service to democracy.

  

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Remembering Devon Jacobs Aug. 19, 2014

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Devon Jacobs, right, with Monte Solberg and Jim Armour at the 2012 Manning Networking Conference.

The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright

Devon Jacobs with Liberal MP Scott Simms.

The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright

Devon Jacobs with former colleague Jim Patrick, Liberal Leader Justin Trudeau and Liberal MP Mauril Belanger at the 2013 all-party party.

The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright

Devon Jacobs, centre, with Conservative MPs (from left) Susan Truppe, Colin Carrie, Ted Opitz, Lynne Yelich and Eve Adams.

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