It's unlikely the Conservative Futures, despite its link to Maxime Bernier, will spark the same kind of heated clash today. Yet, as the reaction of Brad Trost and Erin O’Toole suggests, both Bernier and Conservative Futures will be eyed warily.
Then prime minister Stephen Harper, pictured Oct. 16, 2015, at a rally in Fredericton, N.B. About 20 years ago, certain members of the now defunct Reform Party grew suspicious about the political motives of the NCC’s president at the time—a guy named Stephen Harper. The Hill Times photograph by Andrew Meade
OAKVILLE, ONT.—Canadian conservative politics is irredeemably dull, unless that is, it becomes embroiled in some sort of conspiracy theory, at which point it can be fun to watch.
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This campaign is not defined by any overarching issue, and has become ‘personal’ and ‘ugly’ between Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and Conservative Leader Andrew Scheer, says pollster and Ipsos president Darrell Bricker.