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Montreal Liberals predict party will appoint replacement for outgoing MP Nassif over nomination contest

By Abbas Rana      

'The thing you need to look at: who is the ally of who they put in [appoint] there, and then you’ll know who engineered to get her kicked out.'

Liberal MP Eva Nassif, right, announced two weeks ago she will not run for re-election in the fall. The Hill Times photograph by Andrew Meade

With Liberal MP Eva Nassif “pushed out” and the election call only days away, Quebec Liberal insiders are speculating the party will appoint its preferred candidate and not hold a nomination contest in Vimy, Que., to replace her.

Abbas Rana

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


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