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Justice Minister MacKay leads among federal Conservative Party votes, says new poll

There is no outright sign at the moment that Prime Minister Stephen Harper is even contemplating the possibility of not leading his party into the next federal election. But Justice Minister Peter MacKay does best among Conservative leadership hopefuls, says a Forum Research poll.

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Among Conservative Party supporters, Justice Minister Peter MacKay has the approval of 53 per cent; Foreign Affairs Minister John Baird has the approval of 45 per cent and Employment Minister Jason Kenney has the approval of 37 per cent, a Forum Research poll indicates.

 

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Justice Minister MacKay leads among federal Conservative Party votes, says new poll

There is no outright sign at the moment that Prime Minister Stephen Harper is even contemplating the possibility of not leading his party into the next federal election. But Justice Minister Peter MacKay does best among Conservative leadership hopefuls, says a Forum Research poll.

The Hill Times photographs by Jake Wright
Among Conservative Party supporters, Justice Minister Peter MacKay has the approval of 53 per cent; Foreign Affairs Minister John Baird has the approval of 45 per cent and Employment Minister Jason Kenney has the approval of 37 per cent, a Forum Research poll indicates.

 

  

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Monday, March 2, 2015
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Hill media, staffers send off PMO's Jason MacDonald at the Métropolitain Brasserie's bar Feb. 20, 2015

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Bloomberg's Theo Argitis and PMO chief of staff Ray Novak.
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The PMO's outgoing Director of Communications Jason MacDonald.
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PMO executive assistant Stephen Staley, PMO special assistant Myles Atwood, and Tory Party national campaign manager Jenni Byrne.
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PMO deputy chief of staff Howard Anglin and Postmedia's Stephen Maher.
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The Ottawa Citizen's Jason Fekete with the man of the hour, Jason MacDonald.
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The Toronto Star's Tonda MacCharles.
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CBC's Chris Hall and Melissa Lantsman, Finance Minister Joe Oliver's director of communications.
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Michael White, Finance Minister Joe Oliver's policy director.

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