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Don Macpherson: Quebec’s political personality of the year is Pauline Marois

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montrealgazette.com - It’s easy to pick the most important development in Quebec politics in this election year. What isn’t as obvious is the choice of the most important personality. It wasn’t Liberal Philippe Couillar...

CEIC: le PQ pourrait aussi être blâmé | Kathleen Lévesque et Daphné Cameron

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lapresse.ca - Selon les informations recueillies auprès de sources bien au fait du dossier, les pratiques de financement sectoriel et le recours à des prête-noms font partie des éléments que pourrait retenir la ...

Le bon ami

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ledevoir.com - Les travailleurs québécois sont encore l’objet d’attaques féroces sur le plan de leur contrat de travail. Ils subiront de graves baisses de leur pouvoir d’achat et devront dans des conditions de pl...

Tory government using publicity agency to create, distribute news

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thestar.com - The Star’s Alex Boutilier reported earlier this week the Conservative government has signed or amended nearly $500 million in advertising contracts over the past five years, but the federal public ...

Rocco Galati denied all but $5K in costs for Nadon court challenge - Politics - CBC News

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cbc.ca - The Toronto lawyer who helped sink Prime Minister Stephen Harper's 2013 Supreme Court pick has been denied full reimbursement for costs incurred for his initial Federal Court challenge. Rocco Galat...

Suzanne Côté tried to claim $200K in clothing, personal expenses - Politics - CBC News

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cbc.ca - The latest Quebec appointee to the Supreme Court of Canada battled the Quebec tax agency for years for the right to deduct more than $200,000 worth of clothing and other personal expenses, court do...

Obama Just Made History by Ignoring Men for an Entire Press Conference - Mic

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mic.com - President Barack Obama's annual end-of-year press conferences are usually relatively laid-back affairs, with the president and the press corps alike eager to get a start to the holiday break. But o...