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Heading To The Polls

Quebec voter turnout is up compared to the last provincial election, despite a few power outages and temporary closures at polling stations in Montreal. The Quebec director-general of Elections said...
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Home Stretch

QUEBEC - It's the final day of campaigning in Quebec as voters prepare to cast their ballots Tuesday.Premier Jean Charest has spent the final weekend on the hustings repeatedly warning of economic tur...
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Liberals? What Liberals?

The head of the upstart Coalition Avenir Québec tried Saturday to frame the election as a two-way race between his party and Pauline Marois' Parti Québecois. Francois Legault took a page out of Premi...
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Paging MDs

A Quebec government under the Coalition Avenir Québec party would use the long-dormant notwithstanding clause in the Charter of Rights and Freedoms to try to keep doctors who get trained in the provin...
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Stay There 'Til 5, Legault Says

MIRABEL, Que. - There will be a lot less late-afternoon texting and TV watching for Quebec high-school students if a new political party gets its way.The Coalition for Quebec's Future says it would ad...
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Legault Would Say 'Non'

MONTREAL - The conversion of Francois Legault away from the cause of Quebec independence appears more definitive, and complete, than ever.The leader of the upstart Coalition party has been saying for...
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CAQ Promises Middle Class Tax Cuts

Quebec families are over-taxed, CAQ's François Legault said in St-Jean-sur-Richelieu on Tuesday, vowing to eliminate the $200 health service tax and to cut taxes to middle-class families. At the end o...
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Yeah Right..

MONTREAL - It didn't take long for the star candidate par excellence of the current Quebec election campaign to take his first political lumps.In fact, it took less than 24 hours.An anti-corruption cr...
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Corruption Takes Centre Stage

The third-most popular party in Quebec is hoping a star candidate who has just been at odds with the government will boost its hopes of vaulting into first place in the polls.Jacques Duchesneau, who l...