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Liberal nomination in Pierrefonds-Dollard expected to be multi-ballot, nail-biter contest, say candidates

By Abbas Rana      

At least seven candidates are seeking the Liberal nomination in the safe Liberal riding of Pierrefonds-Dollard, Que. and have signed up more than 6,000 riding association members.

Liberal MP Frank Baylis, top left, announced in June he won't seek re-election. At least seven candidates are seeking re-election, including, clockwise, Kim Manning, Subhash Khanna, Justine McIntyre, Sophie Mohsen, Phil Ricard, Samer Majzoub, and Sameer Zuberi. The Hill Times file photograph, and courtesy of nomination candidates websites, Facebook, LinkedIn, and Twitter

The Liberal nomination contest in the coveted Quebec riding of Pierrefonds-Dollard officially opened up only last week, but already 6,000 members have been signed up and contestants expect a nail-biter competition that won’t be decided on the first ballot.

Abbas Rana

Abbas Rana is the assistant deputy editor of The Hill Times.
- arana@hilltimes.com


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