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Bob Rae Takes Post At U Of T

CBC | Posted 09.03.2013 | Canada Politics

A few weeks after stepping down as the Liberal MP for Toronto Centre, Bob Rae has accepted a teaching position at the University of Toronto. ...

Media Bites: Does Bob Rae Deserve So Much Fanfare?

J.J. McCullough | Posted 08.24.2013 | Canada Politics
J.J. McCullough

2012-04-27-mediabitesreal.jpg Bob Rae resigned from Parliament last week, and in doing so concluded a 35-year political career that achieved so obviously little, yet has been so slavishly celebrated, it's hard to read the coverage without feeling pranked.

Bob Rae Steps Down As MP

CP | Joan Bryden, The Canadian Press | Posted 09.19.2013 | Canada

OTTAWA - Bob Rae, a fixture on Canada's political scene for more than three decades, is giving up his seat in the House of Commons to devote himself t...

Bob Rae Resigns

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 06.19.2013 | Canada Politics

Bob Rae, the Liberal MP and former interim leader of the party, will resign his Toronto Centre seat. An emotional Rae, 64, told his Liberal colleag...

Bob Rae: A Class Act Bows Out Gracefully

Zach Paikin | Posted 08.13.2012 | Canada Politics
Zach Paikin

In what must have been a very difficult decision, interim Liberal leader Bob Rae has decided not to throw his hat into the ring as the party approaches its 2013 leadership convention. His decision not to seek the leadership of the Liberal Party has increased the chances that the party will be able to reinvent itself and focus on what counts: A classy move by a classy guy.

(Liberal) Party's Over For Bob

Keith Beardsley | Posted 08.13.2012 | Canada Politics
Keith Beardsley

It doesn't come as a complete surprise that Bob Rae has decided not to run for the Liberal Party leadership. Every politician has his "best before date" and Rae must have realized that his best years and his best opportunity to lead the Liberal Party back to government have come and gone. Rae's stepping aside will leave open the opportunity for generational change in the party.

It's Not a (Liberal) Party Without Bob

Daniel D. Veniez | Posted 08.13.2012 | Canada Politics
Daniel D. Veniez

Last week I dropped in to see Bob Rae at his Parliament Hill office. We were alone, and he was in a very reflective mood. I left with the sense that he had made up his mind not to seek the permanent leadership of the Liberal Party. After hearing the news, while I have great respect for his decision, I am disappointed.

Liberals Face 'Particular Challenge' In Quebec

CP | Benjamin Shingler, The Canadian Press | Posted 10.14.2011 | Canada Politics

MONTREAL - The Liberals face "a particular challenge" as they try to win back support in Quebec, says the party's interim leader Bob Rae.Rae said Queb...