Peladeau Quebec

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The Quebec Election's Warning to Harper: Bad Ideas Will Lose

There is a message from the Quebec election for Prime Minister Stephen Harper: ideas matter while dangerous, unfair ones will come back to haunt you. In a result few would have predicted at the outset, Quebec's Liberals unseated the reigning Parti Quebecois and won a solid majority after running a straightforward campaign of better government for a better economy. So what does this mean for the Harper government, which could take the country to the polls in the coming months? It will all come down to whether constituents, especially in vote-rich Ontario, are tired of the bad ideas and divisive overreach of their government in Ottawa.
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A Fist-Pumping Kind Of Night For PKP

SAINT-JEROME, Que. - Media baron Pierre Karl Peladeau shrugged off suggestions he's to blame for the Parti Quebecois's crushing defeat Monday as he claimed a high-profile win for the beleaguered party...