Wednesday, August 1, 2012

Quebecers Go To The Polls On September 4

Quebec Premier Jean Charest poses for a photographer with two tourists as he leaves a meeting with the province's lieutenant-governor accompanied by his wife Michele Dionne, Wednesday, August 1, 2012 in Quebec City. Charest called a provincial election for Tuesday, Sept. 4. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Paul Chiasson

Quebec Election Called For September 4 -- CTV

QUEBEC - Premier Jean Charest has announced plans to call a provincial election vote on Sept. 4.

His office released a statement saying he will visit the province's lieutenant-governor at 10:55 a.m. today and request a dissolution of the legislature.

Should Charest win, he would tie a provincial record with four consecutive victories.

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My Comment: It is going to be difficult for Premier Jean Charest winning a fourth term .... but this is probably the best time for him to call a poll.