Week 2 in Review
On the Net: (Conservative) Premier Danny Williams' ABC campaign has a website. And be sure to check out the Democratic Space campaign coverage.
Quote of the Week: “My own belief is if we were gong to have some kind of big crash or recession, we probably would have had it by now.” -Stephen Harper
BS Detector: Stephen Harper, on why the opposition parties want to destroy the Canadian economy: "My concern is thatobviously, going forward, that we have a government that's going to be sabotaged by a bunch of parties who don't want our economy to be successful."
Stock Market: The UBC stock market has the Tories leading the Liberals 36.9% to 27.4%, with the NDP (17.0%), Bloc (8.4%), and Greens (9.5%) all trailing. They have a Harper majority at 33.5%.
Poll Projections: CPC 150.4 Lib 85.8 BQ 41.5 NDP 29.4
I'm Too Sexy For My Sweater Vest: "I've got a crush on Harper" could turn into the catchiest campaign theme song since "sing a song for Jim".
Policy Corner: The Liberals release their PSE platform. The Greens release their full platform. CTV has a list of campaign promises to date here.
Conservative Battle Cry: "We're running a positive campaign, unlike like those cowardly losers the Liberals."
Liberal Battle Cry: "With economic fears sweeping the country, it's time for...Bob Rae!"
NDP Battle Cry: "Yes we can...cut ATM fees!"
Bloc Quebecois Battle Cry: "With friends like these..."
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