Friday, September 25, 2009
Former Bloc MP Wants To Become Mayor Of Longueuil
Municipal politics in Longueuil is similar to that in Laval: the party in power has held it for almost three decades.
A new party, led by a former Bloc Quebecois MP wants to shake things up.
Caroline St-Hilaire, who represented the region twice as a member of parliament, now has her sights set on city hall.
She's the leader of Action Longueuil, and says she's had enough of quietly tolerating the status quo.
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My Comment: Personally ... I never trust people who decide to make politics their profession. But it appears that the Longueuil electorate have no troubling electing the same politicians over and over and over again.