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)
New Democrat MP Jean-François Larose joins new Quebec-only
Fourth Quebec MP quits federal NDP to form new party with ex-Bloc MPTimes Colonist

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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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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.
Jean-François Fortin fonde un parti régionaliste à OttawaRadio-Canada
Forces et Démocratie : un nouveau parti politique fédéral voit le jourLa Voix du Sud
Jean-François Fortin lance le parti Forces et Dé
Hebdo Rive Nord -Journal L'Avantage
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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 ...

National Post

NDP poised to hold ground in Quebec
Toronto Star
Finally, the disappearance of the Bloc doesn't mean the question of Quebec's status in the federation has disappeared entirely from voters' minds. As we get closer to election day, Trudeau will find it increasingly difficult to pose simultaneously as ...
Anybody-but-Stephen Harper trend gains momentum: Hé
Time running out for Harper as Conservatives risk 2015 defeat: (subscription)

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