Tuesday, September 29, 2009
Montreal's Voters Face An Electoral Dilemma
From The Globe And Mail:
Montreal's municipal election campaign has taken a sharp and unpleasant turn this past week with a devastating report by the city's auditor-general topping off a string of scandalous allegations that have been aimed at the administration of incumbent Mayor Gérald Tremblay. On Nov. 1, many Montrealers will find themselves between a rock and a hard place, forced to choose between Mr. Tremblay and his main opponent, former Parti Québécois minister Louise Harel - a militant sovereigntist who can hardly speak English and who many believe is the most unlikely person to head a bilingual and multicultural metropolis.
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My Comment: This commentary from the Globe and Mail sums up my own personal feelings perfectly.