The new Tory leader promises his team is a “government in waiting.”
Reaffirming his support for LGBTQ Canadians would help repair his persona as a moderate among conservatives.
The new Tory leader also unveiled his House leadership team.
The new Conservative leader and the Alberta premier are on the same page about Albertan alienation.
The new Conservative leader said he won as a pro-choice MP.
The new Tory leader also pledged to defend LGBTQ rights.
The Ontario premier says he wishes “all the federal parties all the best.”
He beat Peter MacKay on the third ballot to take the top Tory crown.
Peter MacKay, Erin O’Toole, Leslyn Lewis, and Derek Sloan are the final four standing in a contest overshadowed by the COVID-19 pandemic.
They’re obviously more comfortable debating in English.
About Erin O'Toole
Erin O’Toole is the leader of the Conservative Party of Canada, elected in August, 2020. Prior to entering politics, he served as a captain in the Canadian Forces Air Command and practiced corporate law. He was first elected to the House of Commons in 2012 as the MP for Durham. He formerly held the position of veterans affairs minister under the government of Conservative prime minister Stephen Harper from January to November 2015.