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


Bloc Québécois: The party's over
The Globe and Mail
Give the Bloc Québécois this much: The party lasted longer than anyone expected. Its arrival in 1990 was a surprise, born out of the tectonic shifts of the Meech Lake crisis, the fracturing of the Progressive Conservatives and the magnetic pull of ...
Which party stands to benefit most from Bloc Quebecois' decline?Hamilton Spectator

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Toronto Star

Bloc Québécois MPs unlikely to stick around for next election: Hébert
Toronto Star
Fortin had the kind of regional sensibilities that the Bloc desperately needs to win back francophone Quebec. He has been musing about launching a party devoted to the interests of regions such as his own. Even if the plan never gets off the ground the ...
Bloc Québécois' Shift Under New Leader Should Help Liberals, NDPHuffington Post Canada
Bloc Quebecois to lose another MPSun News Network
HÉBERT: Bloc caucus shrinks along with audienceTheChronicleHerald.ca
Oye! Times -CJAD
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National Post

Bloc Quebecois MP quits to sit as independent, says new leader is trying to ...
National Post
The federal Bloc Québécois MP for the riding of Haute-Gaspésie-La Mitis-Matane-Matapédia is quitting the party to sit as an independent. Jean-François Fortin announced Tuesday he was leaving the Bloc caucus because he thinks the newly elected leader ...
Bloc Québécois MP quits, cites issues with new party leaderMontreal Gazette
MP quits Bloc, says Beaulieu is divisive figureCTV News
Bloc Québécois MP Jean-Francois Fortin quits party over leadership issuesToronto Star
Yahoo News Canada (blog)
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Bloc Québécois MPs unlikely to stick around for next election
Guelph Mercury
There are better than even odds that there will not be a single incumbent running for re-election under the Bloc Québécois banner next year. Of the four MPs who survived the NDP wave three years ago, two have since turned their backs on the Bloc.


Montreal Gazette

Bloc Québécois denies MP resignation rumours
Montreal Gazette
MONTREAL — The dean of the small Bloc Québécois caucus in Ottawa is denying the party is about to lose another MP. Louis Plamondon, who represents the riding of Bas-Richelieu-Nicolet-Bécancour, said the idea his colleague Claude Patry would be ...


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