Canadian politics, Conservative politics

CPC sets virtual convention for March

Due to uncertainty around COVID-19 restrictions and public health guidelines in the coming months, the Conservative Party’s National Council voted to hold the previously scheduled in-person convention as a virtual convention. “With the decision to move the convention to a virtual one, the Party will now host the convention earlier than the re-scheduled date of August 2021. The Conservative Party…

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Erin O’Toole Announces Shadow Cabinet

Conservative House of Commons Leadership Team: Deputy Leader: Hon. Candice Bergen (Portage – Lisgar, Manitoba) Quebec Political Lieutenant: Richard Martel (Chicoutimi – Le Fjord, Quebec) House Leader of the Official Opposition: Gérard Deltell (Louis-Saint-Laurent, Quebec) Chief Opposition Whip: Blake Richards (Banff – Airdrie, Alberta) Deputy House Leader of the Official Opposition: Karen Vecchio (Elgin – Middlesex – London, Ontario) Deputy Opposition Whip: Alex Ruff (Bruce – Grey – Owen Sound, Ontario) Caucus-Party Liaison: Hon. Tim Uppal (Edmonton Mill Woods, Alberta) Question Period Coordinator: Eric Duncan (Stormont – Dundas – South Glengarry, Ontario) National Caucus Chair: Tom Kmiec (Calgary Shepard, Alberta) Conservative Shadow Cabinet: Leona Alleslev (Aurora – Oak…

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