The federal NDP has launched an attack on the federal Tories in Quebec.
The campaign, started on Sunday, is called 'Notre région abandonnée' which in English translates into 'Our region abandoned. It's a clever play-on words of the Tories' campaign slogan in Quebec during the 2011 election: 'our region in power.'
According to QMI Agency, the campaign includes flyers and a website with the message that Stephen Harper is ignoring Quebec with regard to economic development, the forestry industry and EI reforms.
The NDP also used the phrase 'our region abandoned' a couple of times during Question Period in Parliament on Monday.
On the surface, it seems a little peculiar that the NDP, with 58 seats out 75 in la Belle Provence, would go after the Tories who have just 5 seats and are hovering around the 16 per cent mark in the polls. You would think that they would be focusing their efforts on Justin Trudeau who seems to beRead More »from NDP launches attack against Harper Conservatives in Quebec