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

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Yahoo News Canada (blog)

New political party Forces et Démocratie is bad news for the Bloc and NDP
Yahoo News Canada (blog)
On Tuesday, Quebec MPs Jean-François Fortin and Jean-François Larose have started a new political party called Forces et Démocratie. Fortin is a former Bloc Quebecois MP that has been sitting as an independent since last summer while Larose just ...
NDP MP quits caucus, forms new party with former Bloc Québécois (subscription)
Quebec MP quits federal NDP to form new party with ex-Bloc MPToronto Star
Jean-François Fortin, Jean-François Larose form new political
Huffington Post Canada
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Bloc's drop in Quebec a big chance for NDP and Liberals, polls suggest
Ever since the controversial Mario Beaulieu became its leader in June, the Bloc Québécois has been drifting further into irrelevance. What kind of opportunity has this opened up for the other parties in Quebec? It is undeniable the Bloc has taken a ...
HÉBERT: Polls highlight PQ's referendum

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The tough road ahead for Quebec sovereigntists
Toronto Star
As the fall of the Bloc Québécois in the polls since the election of its new leader shows, it is not enough to beat the drums of independence. Sovereignists have to work hard to imagine, propose and be ready to implement workable solutions to real ...

Parliament Shooting Hero A Friend Of The Sikh Community
South Asian Link
When the Quebec National Assembly in 2010 banned the carrying of kirpan, the Sikh ceremonial dagger in their provincial parliament, Vickers moved to ensure that the ceremonial dagger be allowed in the Commons despite a Bloc Québécois motion calling ...
Parliament shooting prompts Quebec National Assembly to double

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Journal de Montréal

L'ancien député du Bloc québécois se joint à un député du NPD pour former un ...
Journal de Montréal
OTTAWA – Jean-François Fortin, l'ancien député du Bloc québécois qui siège maintenant comme indépendant, a annoncé officiellement mardi la création d'un nouveau parti fédéral des régions en compagnie d'un transfuge du NPD, Jean-François Larose.

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