We’ve received in email our “Bloggers Welcome Note” for the LPC Biennial Convention (#Lib14 on Twitter, as well as on here, we will be trying to use/encourage our bloggers to use #Lib14 in their tags on their blogs, so people can search for them easier at our main site) that runs from Feb 20-23 in . . . → Read More: The LPC Biennial Convention: We (& affiliates) will be there with full coverage!
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. . . → Read More: The Equivocator: Fort McMurray Liberal Kyle Harrietha On His 2012 Convention Experience
I attended the recent Liberal Party of Canada Biennial Convention in Ottawa (as a delegate and a member of a campaign) and came away with a few lessons learned.
You can run an honourable campaign and still win. Paul Wells is right. The team having the most fun has the best shot at winning. . . . → Read More: The Equivocator: Theresa Lubowitz: 10 Lessons from the 2012 Liberal Biennial in Ottawa
There was a beauty to last weekends’ Liberal Party Convention. I know, no one wants to hear or even believe that anything Liberal was beautiful. It is a stretch. However, for all the haters out there this article is not for you.
The beauty of the convention had everything to do with the tone . . . → Read More: The Equivocator: Kelly Patrick: BC Liberal Youth Are Dope In More Ways Than One
Kyle Peterson (Past candidate, Newmarket-Aurora.)
Although I had been to umpteen LPC events since I first joined the Liberal Party in September 1990 at the campus of the University of Western Ontario (where, incidentally, I came to know our new President, Mike Crawley), I was particularly excited about this Biennial. And for a number of . . . → Read More: The Equivocator: Kyle Peterson: A Biennial Unlike Others
Bryan Bondy (Delegate from Perth-Wellington.) Somewhere out there in the great yonder of the Internet, someone has made the statement, or something close to it, that the Liberal Party of Canada needs to embrace change and listen to grassroots values as it engages ordinary Canadians in rebuilding (and then something about families). Political buzzwords . . . → Read More: The Equivocator: Bryan Bondy: Sorry Seems To Be The Easiest Word
Greg D’Cunha (Delegate from Whitby-Oshawa, Ontario.)
On Sunday morning, delegates at the Liberal Biennial Convention voted against Priority Resolution 114 which urged that Parliament “form an all party committee to study the implementation of instituting a Canadian head of state popularly elected and sever formal ties with the British Crown.” The measure, needing only . . . → Read More: The Equivocator: Greg D’Cunha: The Monarchy: The Non-Priority Priority Resolution
Stage in Canada Hall at the Liberal Biennial Convention.
Canada’s die-hard Liberals are wrapping up their Biennial Convention in Ottawa this afternoon. It has been an enthusiastic affair, despite the fact that it is not a leadership convention. (Although the Liberals have had enough of those in the past decade to last a . . . → Read More: the reeves report: Liberals opt to tread cautiously into the future
Lanyards: This fashion accessory is hot, hot, hot. They will literally take you places (John Ivison didn’t have the right kind of lanyard so he couldn’t get into the most exclusive Liberal break-out sessions.)
Same-sex marriage: A policy first proposed by the Young Liberals, this progressive recognition that true love is truly equal in . . . → Read More: The Equivocator: Hot or Not: Liberal Biennial Convention Edition
Managerial competence is above all, what I am looking for in the next policy chair of the Liberal Party of Canada. Maryanne Kampouris has been VP Policy for the Liberal Party of Canada in Ontario for the last 5 years and, in my opinion, she is the candidate who has the expertiseand concrete plan to . . . → Read More: The Equivocator: Maryanne Kampouris, LPC Policy Chair candidate, on Youth Issues