Quebec election: Legault’s tense relationship with Ottawa likely to now continue |

Francois Legault’s re-election in Quebec Monday night means an already frosty relationship between his government and Ottawa will likely continue, experts say. Prime Minister Justin Trudeau congratulated Legault after the Quebec premier’s Coalition Avenir Québec (CAQ) was projected to form a second majority government, vowing to work together moving forward. But court challenges and a […]

Trudeau congratulates Legault on Quebec election win, promises to work together |

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau congratulated Francois Legault on his party’s re-election in Quebec Monday, adding he looks forward to working together on “issues of importance to Quebecers and all Canadians.” “Together, we will make Quebec, which we are so proud of, an even better place to live,” the prime minister said in a statement. Congratulations, @FrancoisLegault. […]

Parti Québécois raises most money since start of Quebec election campaign |

By Staff The Canadian Press Posted September 29, 2022 12:46 pm Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ The Parti Québécois has raised more money since the beginning of Quebec’s election campaign than any other party. Élections Québec says the sovereigntist party raised $354,175 from 3,852 donors between […]

Quebec’s ‘completely post COVID’ election campaign has few mentions of deaths, emergency powers |

The French phrase “bain de foule” appears regularly on the agendas of Quebec’s major party leaders during the provincial election campaign. The term, which directly translates into English as “crowd bath,” is used to describe walkabouts at public places such as markets, regional fairs and busy commercial streets, during which politicians shake voters’ hands, pose […]