Bloc Quebecois Political Party News and Information

The Bloc Quebecois is a federally registered political party that fields candidates for office only in the Canadian province of Quebec. The large percentage of seats within the province of Quebec that they win each election gives the party some leverage in parliament - especially with any minority government or potential coalition. The party is centre-left on the political spectrum with a social policy heavy platform. The Bloc Quebecois are a political party seeking independence for the province of Quebec.

This newsfeed covers the federal political party the Bloc Quebecois including articles on government, policy, annoucements and more. For further information on Canadian political parties see - Canadian Political Journal

Find the Bloc Quebecois online at www.blocquebecois.org


National Post

Bloc Québécois at risk of slipping down PQ's slope
The Globe and Mail
The Bloc Québécois stands to be the biggest victim of the rout suffered by the Parti Québécois on Monday, with the leaderless group of four MPs struggling to justify its continued existence without the possibility of a referendum over the next four years.
Kelly McParland: Quebec voters can bring a new dawn by defeating MaroisNational Post
Column: Pierre Trudeau was right about QuebecOttawa Citizen
Parti Québécois Failed to Renew Mandate, Analysts SayNew York Times
Toronto Star -Winnipeg Free Press -Huffington Post Canada
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André Bellavance declares candidacy to lead Bloc
The Globe and Mail
Bloc Québécois MP André Bellavance is launching a bid to lead the separatist party in Ottawa on the heels of a devastating setback for the sovereignty movement. Mr. Bellavance will officially launch his leadership challenge on Tuesday, just two weeks ...

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National Post

Prominent sovereigntist Jean Dorion won't support Parti Québécois
CBC.ca
Jean Dorion, a prominent figure in Quebec's independence movement, says he won't be endorsing the Parti Québécois. The former Bloc Québécois MP is urging pro-separatists to vote for one of the other sovereigntist parties: Option Nationale or Quebec ...
Graeme Hamilton: A dying dream — Most Quebec voters want nothing to do with ...National Post

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Stars align for Péladeau's leadership ambition
The Globe and Mail
His dramatic coming-out during the election campaign was celebrated by left-leaning sovereigntists, including former party leader Jacques Parizeau and former Bloc Québécois leader Gilles Duceppe and a large group of former union activists. They all ...

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Ron MacLean Won't Be Reprimanded Over Quebec Refs Comment
Huffington Post Canada
Gilles Duceppe, former leader of the Bloc Québécois, called MacLean's comments "racist" and said the longtime HNIC commentator should be disciplined. "He was not talking about a local referee; he was talking about a French referee, which is quite ...

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