Alberta Election 2012

Combination file photo of Mulcair, Harper and Trudeau attending the Calgary Stampede in Calgary

Canada Conservatives vulnerable in western heartland ahead of vote

Reuters By Rod Nickel and Nia Williams WINNIPEG, Manitoba/CALGARY, Alberta (Reuters) - The Canadian Prairies, long a Conservative Party stronghold that has helped the party rule the country for nearly a decade, no longer looks to be an impenetrable fortress heading into an Oct. 19 election that could be decided by a few seats. New electoral district boundaries, a left-wing breakthrough in Albert…

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