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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Toronto Sun

Bloc Québécois anti-niqab ad takes aim at NDP
A new ad from the Bloc Québécois is targeting NDP voters unhappy with NDP Leader Tom Mulcair's comments Wednesday defending women's right to wear the niqab at citizenship ceremonies. "Should you have to hide your face to vote NDP?" the ad asks in ...
Bloc Quebecois ad uses niqab to target NDPToronto Sun
Bloc Quebecois targets Mulcair for niqab supportCJAD
Bloc Québécois Unleashes Attack Ad Targeting Tom Mulcair &

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Bloc Québécois anti-niqab post could show new approach to political ads
This may look like an ad and various media reports are referring to it as an ad. But it's not really an ad. It's a Facebook post on the Bloc Québécois's Facebook page. That's an important distinction, since it only reaches those who follow the BQ on ...


Conservatives, Bloc adding fuel to fire in niqab debate: Hébert
Toronto Star
At the time of the debate over the Parti Québécois's charter and its attending imposition of a secular dress code on all public sector employees last year, there was evidence that one of the collateral consequences of the discussion was to inflame anti ...
John Ivison: PMO says hijab-wearing woman 'should be allowed to testify' after ...National Post
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CTV News

Bloc hits 12-month high in accessible voters, while parties stable in latest ...
CTV News
The interesting number this week is in Quebec, where 37 per cent of Quebecers said they would consider voting for the Bloc Quebecois. That's a new 12-month high in accessible voters for the party. A look at how the Bloc's support has fared since July: ...

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Don Macpherson: The Conservatives may have an unintentional ally in Quebec ...
Montreal Gazette
As long as the Bloc Québécois has existed, the Parti Québécois has been the formal, natural ally of the pro-independence federal party. But in this year's federal general election, the PQ may also turn out to be the less likely, unintentional ally of ...

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