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If you can’t beat 'em, join 'em, Liberals have to get into ‘permanent campaign’ mode, Rae says

The Liberal Party not only has fundraising and popularity problems. It has strategy and tactic problems too. Interim Liberal Leader Bob Rae tells The Hill Times the party has to engage the grassroots, boost its fundraising, and it has to fight fire with fire on fundraising and attack ads.

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He's got his work cut out: Interim Liberal Leader Bob Rae.

The political landscape has massively changed, and it’s about time the federal Liberal Party got with it. That means fighting fire with fire, says the party’s interim Liberal leader Bob Rae (Toronto Centre, Ont.), who told The Hill Times yesterday in a phone interview about how he plans to rebuild the party.

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If you can’t beat 'em, join 'em, Liberals have to get into ‘permanent campaign’ mode, Rae says

The Liberal Party not only has fundraising and popularity problems. It has strategy and tactic problems too. Interim Liberal Leader Bob Rae tells The Hill Times the party has to engage the grassroots, boost its fundraising, and it has to fight fire with fire on fundraising and attack ads.

The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright
He's got his work cut out: Interim Liberal Leader Bob Rae.

The political landscape has massively changed, and it’s about time the federal Liberal Party got with it. That means fighting fire with fire, says the party’s interim Liberal leader Bob Rae (Toronto Centre, Ont.), who told The Hill Times yesterday in a phone interview about how he plans to rebuild the party.

  

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Monday, February 2, 2015
HILL LIFE & PEOPLE SLIDESHOWS
Book of Negroes screening on Parliament Hill Jan. 27, 2015

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Copies of Lawrence Hill's book, Book of Negroes.
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Conservative MP Joyce Bateman, Lawrence Hill and Conservative MP Susan Truppe.
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Conservative MP Joyce Bateman, Lawrence Hill and Conservative MP Susan Truppe.
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Conservative MP Joyce Bateman, Lawrence Hill and Conservative MP Susan Truppe.
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Conservative MPs Ray Boughen, Rob Clarke, John Barlow and Chris Warkentin.
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Heather Bradley and Aunjanue Ellis
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Heather Bradley and Aunjanue Ellis
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Aunjanue Ellis, star of Book of Negroes.

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