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NDP plans to prevent Libs, Bloc from a Quebec comeback, says campaign win a strategic eight years in making

The NDP says it was not a 'fluke' or a 'mistake' that it won so many seats in Quebec, but the strategic result of an effective campaign 'eight years in the making' and now plans to prevent the Liberals and the Bloc Québécois from making any comeback in the province in the next federal election, says NDP national director Brad Lavigne.

 

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It's Happy Jack: NDP Leader Jack Layton, pictured on the Hill.

PARLIAMENT HILL—The NDP says it was not a “fluke” or a “mistake” that it won so many seats in Quebec, but the strategic result of an effective campaign “eight years in the making” and now plans to prevent the Liberals and the Bloc Québécois from making any comeback in the province in the next federal election, says NDP national director Brad Lavigne.

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NDP plans to prevent Libs, Bloc from a Quebec comeback, says campaign win a strategic eight years in making

The NDP says it was not a 'fluke' or a 'mistake' that it won so many seats in Quebec, but the strategic result of an effective campaign 'eight years in the making' and now plans to prevent the Liberals and the Bloc Québécois from making any comeback in the province in the next federal election, says NDP national director Brad Lavigne.

 

The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright
It's Happy Jack: NDP Leader Jack Layton, pictured on the Hill.

PARLIAMENT HILL—The NDP says it was not a “fluke” or a “mistake” that it won so many seats in Quebec, but the strategic result of an effective campaign “eight years in the making” and now plans to prevent the Liberals and the Bloc Québécois from making any comeback in the province in the next federal election, says NDP national director Brad Lavigne.

  

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Monday, April 21, 2014
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ITK's 'A Taste of the Arctic' shindig on April 7, Ottawa, photographs by Cynthia Münster April 14, 2014

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A happy crowd at ITK's 'Taste of Arctic' at the NAC gathers for a picture. The annual event, held in Ottawa by the Inuit Tapiriit Kanatami, is meant showcase Inuit culture. Some 350 attend the party, including a number of MPs, Senators, Cabinet minister, lobbyists and journalists.
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National Inuit Leader and ITK President Terry Audla shows off his seal vest to Employment Minister Jason Kenney.
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Environics' Meredith Taylor and Greg MacEachern with ITK's Stephen Hendrie.
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Justice Minister Peter MacKay, his son Kian, and ITK president Terry Audla.
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ITK president Terry Audla and Abbas Rana, assistant deputy editor at The Hill Times and Party Central columnist.
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Labour Minister Kellie Leitch, ITK President Terry Audla, Laureen Harper, and local Ottawa photographer Michelle Valberg.
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ITK President Terry Audla and Labour Minister Kellie Leitch.
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A platter of smoked fish.
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Conservative MP Colin Carrie.
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Seal hash martinis.
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NDP MP Dennis Bevington, who represents the Western Arctic, N.W.T., and Chris Farris.
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ITK President and National Inuit Leader Terry Audla.
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Beatrice Dear entertains the crowd.

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