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Signs of rattled nerves among Liberals, NDP over possible spring election

There are signs of rattled nerves in the Liberal caucus and the NDP, only a week after both Liberal Leader Michael Ignatieff and NDP Leader Jack Layton delivered rousing campaign-style speeches for a bold front in advance of a showdown over the federal budget next month.

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Election buzz: Liberal MP Gerard Kennedy, pictured on the Hill, is in for a tough fight in his riding of Parkdale-High Park, Ont., in the next election.

PARLIAMENT HILL—There are signs of rattled nerves in the Liberal caucus and the NDP, only a week after both Liberal Leader Michael Ignatieff and NDP Leader Jack Layton delivered rousing campaign-style speeches for a bold front in advance of a showdown over the federal budget next month.

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Signs of rattled nerves among Liberals, NDP over possible spring election

There are signs of rattled nerves in the Liberal caucus and the NDP, only a week after both Liberal Leader Michael Ignatieff and NDP Leader Jack Layton delivered rousing campaign-style speeches for a bold front in advance of a showdown over the federal budget next month.

The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright
Election buzz: Liberal MP Gerard Kennedy, pictured on the Hill, is in for a tough fight in his riding of Parkdale-High Park, Ont., in the next election.

PARLIAMENT HILL—There are signs of rattled nerves in the Liberal caucus and the NDP, only a week after both Liberal Leader Michael Ignatieff and NDP Leader Jack Layton delivered rousing campaign-style speeches for a bold front in advance of a showdown over the federal budget next month.

  

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