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High-profile candidates in Brampton's mayoral race are calling their rivals' motivations, local achievements, and roots in the community into question, in what political observers are describing as one of the most-watched municipal races in the country. The Oct. 22 election will put former Conservative cabinet minister Bal Gosal, former Ontario PC leader Patrick Brown, and four other candidates against incumbent mayor Linda Jeffrey, who is also a former Ontario Liberal provincial cabinet minister. The four other candidates running for

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Brampton mayor slams high-profile rivals Brown, Gosal, setting up for a heated fall municipal election

By Abbas Rana      

Challenger Patrick Brown has 'unfinished business' with Premier Doug Ford, says Brampton incumbent mayor Linda Jeffrey, whom Mr. Brown described as a 'life-long Liberal.'

Former Conservative cabinet minister Bal Gosal, left, and former Ontario PC leader and Conservative MP Patrick Brown are challenging incumbent Brampton mayor Linda Jeffrey in the Oct. 22 mayoral election. Ms. Jeffrey is a former Ontario cabinet minister. The Hill Times photograph, photograph courtesy of Twitter, and screenshot of Youtube
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