Archive for June 13th, 2012

Liberal leadership race: Some details on the rules, please?

- June 13th, 2012

Following Bob Rae’s dramatic announcement this morning that he will not seek the permanent leadership of the Liberal Party of Canada, the party’s national board met by teleconference this evening. The big news? Leadership race vote will sometime in April 2013. Also notable tonight: Not a peep in terms of a news release, etc. about Rae’s decision although Liberal Party prez Mike Crawley did put this on Twitter to his 2,493 followers: Read more…

I ask Bob Rae: If the Liberal Party didn’t exist, would we invent it?

- June 13th, 2012

Just before the all-night voting session in the House of Commons got underway Wednesday night, I asked interim Liberal leader Bob Rae about his decision not to run for the permanent job: