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
Shrewd Duceppe breaks ranks to (sort of) oppose Quebec's values charter
But there is a danger to the Parti Quebecois here, and no less a figure in the sovereignty movement than Gilles Duceppe, former leader of the once formidable Bloc Quebecois, is urging the PQ to pull back here. Specifically, Duceppe is calling for ...
Duceppe says he's OK with doctors, teachers wearing religious symbols in Quebec
Former Bloc Québécois leader stands up against bullying
Former Bloc Québécois leader Lucien Bouchard is taking a stand against bullying in a new video for the Jasmin Roy Foundation, an organization raising awareness against bullying in schools. “I'm not talking about this only from a theoretical standpoint ...
Lucien Bouchard reveals he was bullied as a kid, joins awareness campaign
Several of NDP's Montreal MPs could lose seats in next election: new poll
The Bloc Québécois, whose only Montreal MP Maria Mourani was ejected from caucus over her position on the charter of Quebec values, could rise to three ridings and the NDP could be reduced to two ridings – Mulcair's and NDP MP Alexandre Boulerice's ...
Mulcair holding on to Layton's Quebec legacy
Layton's succession in Quebec is faring better than that of former Bloc Québécois leader Gilles Duceppe. Rookie Bloc Leader Daniel Paillé comes in 10th place in the rankings — four down from Maria Mourani, the Ahuntsic MP he kicked out of caucus over ...
Trudeau hasn't seized Layton's Quebec legacy: Hébert
letters: The Parti Québécois has 'the wrong Jefferson'
Not even half of the million votes by which the New Democrats increased their Quebec support in 2011 came at the expense of the Bloc Québécois. The majority were people who had voted Liberal, Conservative, or Green or who had not voted at all in the ...
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