TITLE

He must please both friends and foes to get a majority

AUTHOR(S)
Russell, Ellen
PUB. DATE
December 2009
SOURCE
CCPA Monitor;Dec2009, Vol. 16 Issue 7, p29
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the author's view on the political move of Stephen Harper in Canada. She says that Harper is facing a problem wherein he wants to position the Conservative Party for a majority in the Canadian mainstream at the same time assuring the interest of the Conservative. She notes that Harper will try to compromise both through tax cuts and income splitting.
ACCESSION #
47121563

 

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