Cleaning house at the Parti Québecois

After Pauline Marois' crushing defeat, executives are said to unwelcome at the party
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A major cleanup is about to take place within the PQ after its crushing defeat April 7th.

The party’s President Raymond Archambault; director general Sylvain Tanguay and director of communications Jean Bouchard are no longer welcome in the organization, according to members of the PQ.

It is believed former minister Pierre Duschesne will take over the reigns as president, according to a report in the Journal de Montreal.

This is not confirmed by the PQ. 

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  1. More BS posted on 04/23/2014 06:25 AM
    They eat their own . More like cleaning the outhouse . Just disband and go away Quebec and the people have had more than their share of these ignorant imbeciles .
    1. Kent Tyson posted on 04/23/2014 08:30 AM
      @More BS Re: More BS - Couldn't have said it any better! Thanks!
  2. ric posted on 04/23/2014 06:59 PM
    Not even worth recycling. Straight to the garbage dump with the rest of the trash.
  3. SStM posted on 04/23/2014 08:17 PM
    Nationalism always leans to the right wing. I'll bet that the house cleaning, or as other places call it "purging", will consist of getting rid of the cosmopolitan, the non supremacist, the forward thinking. Linguistic fundamentalists and their ilk , the right wing, will remain. This is what usually happens throughout history worldwide.
  4. Ardee Norman posted on 04/23/2014 09:13 PM
    I would like an investigative report on how much she spent on renovations on her Quebec City, Montreal offices and Price House premier's residence. She is the queen of renovations remember.
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